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Thanksgiving Harvest Festival

Thanksgiving Harvest Festival

At Red Apple Farm

– 2018 –
Saturday – November 17th and
Sunday – November 18th  10AM – 4PM
Come share and taste New England’s bounty.  Bring Thanksgiving to your home from the North Quabbin Region.
– $2 Per Person Admission (1/2 off admission with non-perishable food donation) –

Featuring fresh crops and products from:

  • Artisan Beverage Company (Local mead – honey wine!)
  • Double Day Farms (Farm Fresh Vegetables)
  • Scrafty Custom Signs (Stenciled wood signs & seasonal items)
  • Baldwin Hill Candle Co. (Soy candles)
  • Jordan Turkey’s (Farm-fresh turkeys)
  • Hardwick Winery (Cranberry and grape wines – Wine Tasting!)
  • Down to Earth Nursery (Floral arrangements, kissing balls, decorative wreaths and more..)
  • Still River Winery (Apple ice wine!)
  • Casey Williams (North Quabbin art)
  • Niemi’s Apiary (Honey, pollen, beeswax candles)
  • Popple Camp Alpacas (Alpaca products)
  • Red Apple Farm (Apples, fresh cider, pies, dumplings and cider donuts)
  • Severance’s Maple Products (Maple syrup, maple cotton candy…)
  • Shane’s Hot Dogs (Hot dogs, burgers and more…)
  • The Farm at Baptist Common (Fresh popcorn!)
  • Mathilde Duffey (Handmade cards)
  • Love and Light Creations (Hand blown glass)
  • Gardner Ale House (Chili and chowder!)
  • Sew Relaxing (Handmade & aromatherapy sewing crafts)
  • Stoneybrook Cider (Artisanal hard cider!)
  • NE Comfort Foods (Mac & cheese, baked potatoes and more…)
  • Hills Home Market (Home food delivery service)
  • Into the Woods (Home decor)
  • Hubbard’s Farm (Farm raised meats and eggs)
  • Millioto Concessions (Marshmallow guns)

… and More!

Music by:

Sat 17th

  • 10 AM Fern
  • 11 AM Ryan Pasakinskas
  • 12 PM Melanie & Charlie 
  • 1 PM Andy Fichtel and Dan Villani
  • 2 PM The Stone Line

Sun 18th

  • 10 AM Corey Knapp
  • 11 AM Rambling Boys
  • 12 PM Matt Glover
  • 1 PM Colleen & Bob Perry with special guest Elaine Gernux
  • 2 PM Bruce & Wayne

NOTE:  Music line-up subject to change!

Games:

The Harvest X Games ~ Show us who's good with the wood

The Harvest X-Games! (Click Here to Get The Scoop!)

  • Hay Bale Tossing Championship
  • Homebrew and Hard Cider Competition
  • Catapult Pumpkin Launch
  • Archery Shoot Sponosered by Amherst Archery Academy
  • IronFarmer Outdoor Farm Challenge

and…

  • *** Food-Drive Raffle (Thanks to our sponsors, last year we had over $1500 in prizes!) *** (Receive a chance to win great prizes donated by local businesses, e.g. Wachusett Mountain Ski Area Sky Box, for every 5 non-perishable food donations to support our local area food pantries!)
  • Joe Lambert and Hogtooth Knives (Live blacksmith demonstrations)
  • Farm Animals and Hay Rides
  • The Brew Barn (Enjoy Rick and Al’s Apple Ale and Moon Hill beers on tap!)
  • Orange Historical Society (raffles and more!)
  • Party Time Face Painting (Look and act like a turkey!)
  • Living History Civil War Encampment (Learn about camp life during the Civil War from the 7th Tennessee Regiment of Infantry – “The Harris Rifles”)
  • Pony Rides by Drum Run Farm (Take a four-hoof stroll in the orchard!)

 

Thank you to our sponsors:

Wachusett Mountain Ski AreaSeverances Maple ProductsEastern Propane
Mount Wachusett Community College - Green Society Gardner Ale House    Jordan’s Turkeys 

 

Thanksgiving Harvest Festival

Current
hours & information 

 

THE FARM

Open Year-Round!
9am-5pm Daily

(Open at 8am Dec. 1 and 2 for Country Roads Christmas)

THE BREW BARN

Closed for the winter.

THE MOUNTAIN

Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday (Daily starting Dec. 21st!)
Similar hours as Wachusett Mountain

THE CITY

Come see us in Boston!
Open Daily!

8am - 8pm Mon-Sat
10am - 6pm Sunday

 
 
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