Saturday, September 20, 2014
Celebrate the harvest at the Historic Stewart Farm's favourite fall event.
Tour the Farm's heritage orchard to learn about historic apples. Master Gardener Roger Phillips shares info on mason bees & rare heritage vegetables & herbs growing in the Farm's heirloom gardens.
Enjoy live music.
Take part in traditional harvest festival games & activities, including potato sack races, "Scarecrow Relay," & corn-husking competitions for prizes & bragging rights.
Try harvest-themed crafts like vegetable stamping & have your face painted.
Watch cider press & butter-making demonstrations, & sample applesauce cooked on the woodburning stove.
Visit the vendors market, featuring local artisans & small businesses. Sample popcorn, apple cider, & coffee on the veranda, then head inside the Farmhouse for a guided tour with a costumed guide.
Open to all ages, drop in entrance by donation.