20 July 2017 - by Jasmyn Druge

Experience an On-Farm Meal During Open Farm Week 2017

On-farm meals are a great way to experience a farm and the food they grow or the animals they raise. Enjoy a fantastic meal with people from the community who appreciate local food just like you while getting to know the farmers. There are a few on-farm meals during Open Farm Week 2017, so make it a point to go to one near (or far away from) you!


Farmers Table Dinner and Tour, Valley Dream Farm

Cambridge, VT | Tuesday, August 15th or Saturday, August 19th | 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Family style chef dinner and farm hayride tour. Every dinner is uniquely delicious

Trillium Hill Farm Harvest Party, Trillium Hill Farm

Hinesburg, VT | Wednesday, August 16th | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
An evening of wood-fired pizza, music, drinks, and farm tours at this diverse beef and vegetable farm located in the heart of Hinesburg village

Farm to Fork Wood-Oven Dinner with Movie and Optional Workshops, Sandiwood Farm

Wolcott, VT | Wednesday, August 16th | 3:00 pm
A unique, tasty dinner with local sides featuring farm-grown produce and, of course, dessert. Come for a memorable, old time Vermont evening. Gather with friends and family, and meet new interesting people while watching an amazing sunset around a fire. Movie screening once the sun goes down



Fried Chicken Dinner on the Farm, Maple Wind Farm

Richmond, VT | Thursday, August 17th | 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The best fried chicken served up battered and fried with all the fixins' is coming to Open Farm Week 2017 at Maple Wind Farm. Enjoy lawn games, a local fiddler, and a chance to view the farm's chick brooding facilities. Fried chicken will be sold by the bucket or the plate, and locally-made Sisters of Anarchy ice cream will be available to purchase, too!

Pancake Supper, Silloway Maple

Randolph Center, VT | Friday, August 18th | 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
It's breakfast for dinner! Enjoy watermelon, pancakes, sausage, and their award-winning maple syrup from their wood-fired evaporator. Dinner begins at 5:00 pm, but come early for a maple candy making demonstration at 4:30 pm!



Crepe and Galette Dinner, Trollhaugen Farm

Newfane, VT | Friday, August 18th | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Savory gluten-free galette dinner and crepe dessert, served in the middle of the garden

Friday Night Pizza, Crossmolina Farm

Corinth, VT | Friday, August 18th | 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Head out to Crossmolina Farm and check out their latest, freshest produce, fresh eggs, and other local goodies like mushrooms, local cheese, medicinal herb products and fresh artisan bread baked right on the farm! Pizza will be served on the farm or take it home. There will also be live music and a cheese tasting with neighboring farm Blythedale Cheese



On-Farm Community Lunch, Clyde River Farm

East Charleston, VT | Saturday, August 19th | 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Enjoy a free lunch served by the Green Mountain Farm-to-School Lunchbox food truck


Celebrating 25 Years of Growing, Berry Creek Farm

Westfield, VT | Saturday, August 19th | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Farm tour followed by NOFA-VT Pizza oven-fresh pizza served on the farm

Farm to Table Dinner, Hartshorn Farm

Waitsfield, VT | Saturday, August 19th | 6:30 pm
Using the farms organic produce, they will prepare a truly localvore farm-to-plate experience that is an authentic Vermont, unique, inspiring, and fun event that you will remember for a long time