Events in the Region
Here you'll find events that we're attending to share the word about our amazing NE CT farms, but also events that are taking place at farms in the region! Have an event that you think should be on our list? Send us an email with information about the event!
- Oct 07, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PMBuell's Orchard, 108 Crystal Pond Rd, Eastford, CT 06242, USAOur Harvest Festival is held on Saturday AND Monday of Columbus Day Weekend, from 10 am until 4 pm. Festival activities include hayrides to apple and pumpkin picking, live music, a chicken barbecue, face painting, and much more! A fun family time for all!
- Oct 07, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PMCountry Critters Farm, 257 Snake Meadow Hill Rd, Sterling, CT 06377, USAJoin us for an "All About Goats" workshop on the farm at 2pm on October 7th. Admission is $12 per person. Learn about vaccinations types and even practice! Become confident in hoof trimming, goat handling, & learn the basics of what to have on hand, what to watch for, & about digestive tracks.
- Mon 09 Oct09MonOctFarm Tour and Talk at Unbound Glory Farm/Unbound Glory FarmOct 09, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PMUnbound Glory Farm, 294 Hampton Rd, Pomfret Center, CT 06259, USACome and see what Regenerative Agriculture is all about, and what winter growing looks like on a small farm in New England. Participants will learn about creating healthy soils, “no-till” farming, pollinator plantings, and how to eat with the seasons to support both human and ecological health.
- Sat 14 Oct14SatOctLittle Dipper Harvest Festival/Little Dipper Farm
- Sat 14 Oct14SatOctFarm Picking - a Farm themed Scavenger Hunt!/Woodstock OrchardsDetailsMultiple DatesOct 14, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PMWoodstock Orchards, 494 CT-169, Woodstock, CT 06281, USAJoin us at Woodstock Orchards for a special version of U-Pick! Come by our special area in the orchard to find apples we placed among the orchard to help you learn things about your local fruits, vegetables and farms. Or course, once you've found some, there will be special prizes given!
- Oct 14, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PMCountry Critters Farm, 257 Snake Meadow Hill Rd, Sterling, CT 06377, USALearn how to shear a sheep! After you shear some wool from one of our education sheep, we will make a fun craft with your hard earned fiber. At the end, get a tour of the Farm and see other animals that live on the farm. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register for your spot! $12 per person