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Thanksgiving Harvest Festival

12th Annual Thanksgiving Harvest Festival


Red Apple Farm

Phillipston, MA
- 2014 -
Saturday - November 22nd and
Sunday - November 23rd  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:

  • Green River Ambrosia (Local mead - honey wine!)
  • Clover Hill Farms (Fresh dry-harvested cranberries)
  • Down To Earth (Annuals, Thanksgiving crafts)
  • Five Loaves Bakery (Artisan bread)
  • Hartman’s Herb Farm (Herb mixes and decorative wreaths)
  • Baldwin Hill Candle Co. (Soy candles)
  • Jordan Turkey's (Farm-fresh turkeys)
  • Wicked Cool Wood (Drift wood creations)
  • Hardwick Winery (Cranberry and grape wines - Wine Tasting!)
  • Karen's Kountry Krafts (Decorative wooden items)
  • Lynch's Doggie Cusine (All-natural and organice dog treats)
  • New England Outreach (Thanksging themed fudge and candy to benefit non-for-profit outreach efforts)
  • Niemi's Apiary (Honey, pollen, beeswax candles)
  • Maria Garrand (Handmade country-prim frames - runners)
  • B & G Hides (Leather, fur and Native American products)
  • 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...)
  • Smith’s Country Cheese (Assorted cheddar and gouda chesse)
  • Sweet and Savory Food Concessions (Fried dough, sweet Italian sausage, and more...)
  • The Farm at Baptist Common (Fresh popcorn!)
  • Ladybug Farm Produce (fall vegetables, herbal vinegars & more!)
  • Create-A-Book by Janet (Personalized books, clocks & music!)
  • Off the Hook (Crocketed apparel)
  • Suki's Scents and Things (Locally made gifts!)
  • I Ewes to Be a Sweater (Woolen slippers made from 100% recycled sweaters!)
  • Rachel's Everlastings (Turkey taco soup, pumpkin mac & cheese, and more!)
  • Mid Hill Iron Works (Metal signs made on the spot)
  • Harmony Springs Beverage (Gourmet soda made with 100% cane sugar)
  • Colonial Hill Alpaca Farm and B &B (Hand painted yarn, and assorted alpaca products)
  • Doubleday Farm (Vegetables!)
  • Woody's Kustom Embossing (Engraved stainless steel rings)
  • One Spirit (Handmade Native American goods sold to benefit the Oglala Lakota Sioux children at the Pine Ridge Reservartion) 
  • Nifty Bits (Glass flowers, sculptures and more)
  • Owl & the PussyCat Cakes (Gourmet cupcakes!)
  • King Phillip Restaurant and Catering (Local country cusine!)
  • Quabbin Regional High School Band (Fried dough!)
  • Thailicious Thai & Laos Food (The name says it all!)
  • The Little Girls Room (Handmade little girl dresses)
  • Shamrock Hives Farm (Jams & sauces, grass-fed beef, naturally-raised pork, farm fresh eggs, and more...)

... and More!

Music by:

  • West of Ireland
  • Mary Jane Jones
  • Fern & Rita
  • Medicine Mammal
  • Grin Whistle
  • Charlie & Melanie
  • JCDC
  • Maris Otter
  • Nate Smith
  • Good Ole Boys
  • Heidi Jo Hanson
  • Rich Chase

... and More!


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

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

  • Pole Toss Competition
  • Archery Turkey Shoot
  • Hay Bale Tossing Championship
  • Homebrew and Hard Cider Competition
  • Field, Forest & Orchard 5K Run/Walk



  • *** Food-Drive Raffle (Thanks to our sponsors, last year we had over $1500 in prizes!) *** (Recieve a chance to win great prizes donated by local businesses for every 5 non-perishable food donations to support our local area food pantries!)
  • Joe Lambert (Live blacksmithing demonstrations)
  • Cider-Pressing Demo (Learn and participate in the art of cider making on an ol' fashion cider press!)
  • Farm Animals and Hay Rides
  • Gardner Ale House Beer Tent (Local Beer to Enjoy on the Spot and Growlers for your Thanksgiving Table!)
  • Kissing-Ball Making Demos
  • The Ladies Benevolent Society of Phillipston (Buy raffle tickets for a chance to win a Native American themed homemade quilt)
  • 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 strole in the orchard!)


Thank you to our sponsors:

97.3FM WJDFWachusett Mountain Ski AreaSeverances Maple ProductsEastern Propane

Mount Wachusett Community College - Green Society Gardner Ale House  Central Mass Tree

Jordan's Turkeys

Questions? Call us! 800-628-4851 ¤ Please see our Press Release here.
Directions: Take Exit 19, Phillipston, off Rt. 2, follow signs to Red Apple Farm

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