Front Porch Jam

Friday, September 8th
4:00 A.M. to 7 P.M.

Open music jam on the front porch of the farm store, led by Simple Gifts’ own Rainjana Haynes.  We will be grilling hot dogs and sweet corn, and frying up fresh french fries.  Bring an instrument if you want to join in the jam, or just your appetite and your appreciation for a good time.


Chili Fest

Saturday and Sunday, September 16 & 17,

12-5 P.M. at Mike’s Maze in Sunderland

We will be serving up Chili Dogs and Chili Fries at Kitchen Garden’s Chili Fest.  You can come and enter to win their Chili Cook-off on Saturday or their Hot Sauce competition on Sunday.  Find more details here:

North Quabbin Garlic and Arts Festival

Saturday and Sunday, September 23rd and 24th,

10 A.M. to 5 P.M. at Forster’s Farm in Orange

Come to our favorite fall festival for the garlic, the alternative energy booths, and the celebration of community and the stinking rose.  Oh, and you can get a taste of our famous hot dogs and french fries, too!  More info here.

WinterFEST with Stompbox trio

Saturday, Feb. 3
3 P.M. to 5 P.M. in the Farm Store

Join us for an afternoon of vintage blues, gospel and soul tunes from StompBox Trio (, part of WinterFest Amherst.  We’ll be serving up tacos, beer, and hot drinks! Come anticipate the spring to come as we tour our greenhouses. If conditions are right, you can cross-country skl around the farm!