Plymouth Herring Run Festival--April 21 and 22

This is a free, family-friendly event that engages the attendees in hands-on science, art and more. The festival aims to educate both Plymouth residents and visitors about the ecological, historical, and cultural significance of the annual herring migration.

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Recent Updates

Herring Lady, Nancy Carroll, at Plymouth Herring Festival in 2022

By Glorianna Davenport on May 17, 2023
The Herring Lady is a beloved icon of this festival. Alas, I not manage to see her this year, which doesn't mean she wasn't there. Here she is in the outfit she created for the 2022 festival.


Evelyn Strawn