Orchard hours: 7 days a week: 9am - 5pm
September and October only
Pick your own Apples! NOW!
Open every day 9-5 with donuts, apple cider, apple picking and all sorts of goodies at the orchard store. Also every weekend we will have wagon rides to pick your own, and from 11-4 the Betty Bar will be open serving hot apple Betty with ice cream, the brandy tasting room will be open selling samples and bottles of our very own Dead Bird Apple Brandy and Pommeau, and Taco Truck All Stars will be here serving up delicious lunch!
Ringo Matsuri - Taiko Drumming in the Orchard -September 28th.
A day-long celebration of Taiko drumming with groups from all over New England.
Our 18th Annual PIE FEST! - September 29th.
Enter our APPLE PIE BAKING CONTEST to win a cash prize, or come on down to have a slice a la mode! Live music, a giant apple pie and the usual orchard shenanigans. APPLE PIE BAKING CONTEST 11am - 2pm! We already have all the contestants we can take so make sure to sign up for this awesome contest next year!
Senior citizens days -Thursday and Friday October 17th and 18th.
If you're old enough, you can get a fantastic discount on pick your own apples!
Truckload Weekend - October 19th & 20th.
Open 9am. to 5pm. both days. Fill your pickup with drops for $100 or all the drops you can fit in your car for $50. I don't think there is a better price for apples anywhere in Vermont!
Hard Cider Days. Special guest, Citizen Cider! Also October 19th & 20th
On this Saturday and Sunday or as long as our supply lasts, we have a very special blend of apple cider for filling your carboy to make hard cider. $50 to fill a 5 gallon carboy. The blend often includes 20 of our favorite apple varieties, both popular and heirloom. We sell glass carboys, yeast, fermentation locks and stoppers... anything and everything you could want to get started.Bryan from Citizen Cider will be here pouring their own awesome hard cider and answering questions about cider recipes, along with our own "Mr Carboy" himself giving expert information on all the many facets of hard cider making.
THROUGHOUT THE SEASON:
Food Truck! -TACOS!
TACO TRUCK ALL STARS will be parked by the orchard store every weekend this season!!! We are SO excited to have them and you should be too! Come on out for some weekend apple picking, Tacos for lunch and cider and donuts to wash it all down! Wahoo!
EVERY DAY we hide wooden donuts painted gold out in the orchard to be exchanged for a FREE DONUT if found! Just bring them up to the Orchard Store to return your find for a tasty prize!
Burlington and Shelburne Farmers Markets
On Saturdays, please stop by the Burlington or Shelburne markets to purchase apple cider, cider doughnuts and more.
"Pick For Your Neighbor"
Vermont Foodbank & the Agency of Agriculture encourage customers to pick apples, pay for them, & leave them here. Then, the Foodbank picks them up and distributes them so that our neighbors get fresh, local food. Thanks so much for joining us in this important program to help out our neighbors!
Our 17th Annual PIE FEST!
2018 Special Event - Full Moon Peach Picking serenaded by double cellos!
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