The Town of Westford was founded in 1729 as a town and is located in the Middlesex County west of Lowell and north of Concord.
Common places to visit in the town are the Nashoba Valley Ski Area and two town beaches on spring fed ponds. The towns' recreational activities include tennis and golf courses as well as skate parks along with lacrosse and football teams and many others.
Every year the town gathers to have an Apple Blossom Festival in May with a parade and the crowning of an apple blossom queen. There is also a Strawberry Festival in June that includes superb craft fair and strawberry shortcake.