Calendar

  • May to Oct
    9 to 18

    Storywalk

    Monday to Tuesday, All Day Family Program

    Follow a story, Forest Bright, Forest Night by Jennifer Ward, as it's displayed page by page, along the trails.   Your family can read along as you walk, letting the story unfold with...

  • Jul
    25

    Historic Barn Tour

    Monday, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pmAdult Program

    Explore two magnificent barns (Breeding Barn & Old Dairy Barn) — their past, present, and future. 1¾ hours.    This event is offered in partnership...

  • Jul
    25

    Farm to Medicine Cabinet Plant Walk - with Lani Courtney

    Monday, 5:00 - 6:30 PMAdult Program

    Our farm landscapes are not only capable of producing nourishing foods but also powerful plant-based medicines from weeds, cover crops, ornamental gardens, forests, and backyards.  This “...

  • Jul
    25 to 29

    The Summer Institute on Education for Sustainability

    Monday to Friday, 8:30 am–4:30 pm Educator Workshop

    Spend five rich days with colleagues around the country at an informative and restorative institute created to give you the opportunity to deepen your understanding of education for sustainability....

  • Jul
    26

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Jul
    26

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    27

    Community Evenings at the Farm

    Wednesday, Gates open at 5:30 pm/concert starts at 6:30 pmSpecial Event

    Enjoy summer evenings with music and great food on Wednesday nights, July 6 - August 31. Bring a picnic or purchase fresh food grown right here on the Farm!   Brown Swiss hamburgers...

  • Jul
    28

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Jul
    28

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Jul
    30

    Green Mountain Draft Horse Field Day

    Saturday, 11:00am – 2:00pmFamily Program, Special Event

    A draft horse renaissance is taking root as people become increasingly interested in sustainable agriculture, renewable forms of energy, traditional farm equipment and practices, and greater...

  • Jul
    30

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    1

    Historic Barn Tour

    Monday, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pmAdult Program

    Explore two magnificent barns (Breeding Barn & Old Dairy Barn) — their past, present, and future. 1¾ hours.    This event is offered in partnership...

  • Aug
    2

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    2

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    3

    Community Evenings at the Farm

    Wednesday, Gates open at 5:30 pm/concert starts at 6:30 pmSpecial Event

    Enjoy summer evenings with music and great food on Wednesday nights, July 6 - August 31. Bring a picnic or purchase fresh food grown right here on the Farm!   Brown Swiss hamburgers...

  • Aug
    4

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    4

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    6

    Farm to Medicine Cabinet Plant Walk - with Rachael Keener

    Saturday, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AMAdult Program

    Our farm landscapes are not only capable of producing nourishing foods but also powerful plant-based medicines from weeds, cover crops, ornamental gardens, forests, and backyards.  This “...

  • Aug
    6

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    7

    20th Annual Vermont Fresh Network Forum Dinner

    Sunday, 5-8:30 PMSpecial Event

    For one special evening in August, farmers and chefs from all across Vermont come together to prepare a sensational meal. The celebration will feature a bounty of local products grown and raised...

  • Aug
    8

    Historic Barn Tour

    Monday, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pmAdult Program

    Explore two magnificent barns (Breeding Barn & Old Dairy Barn) — their past, present, and future. 1¾ hours.    This event is offered in partnership...

  • Aug
    9

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    9

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    10

    Community Evenings at the Farm

    Wednesday, Gates open at 5:30 pm/concert starts at 6:30 pmSpecial Event

    Enjoy summer evenings with music and great food on Wednesday nights, July 6 - August 31. Bring a picnic or purchase fresh food grown right here on the Farm!   Brown Swiss hamburgers...

  • Aug
    11

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    11

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    13

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    14

    Farm to Ballet Performance

    Sunday, Gates open at 5:00PM; Show at 6:30PMSpecial Event

    Kick off Open Farm Week (www.diginvt.com) with this full-length performance that reinterprets classical ballet pieces to tell the story of a Vermont farm from Spring to Fall.  Bring a picnic or...

  • Aug
    14

    Fermentation Workshop with Sandor Katz

    Sunday, 9AM-5PMSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Broaden your fermentation practice, or take your first step toward becoming part of the fermentation revival. With a combination of hands-on activities and demonstrations, this workshop will delve...

  • Aug
    15

    Historic Barn Tour

    Monday, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pmAdult Program

    Explore two magnificent barns (Breeding Barn & Old Dairy Barn) — their past, present, and future. 1¾ hours.    This event is offered in partnership...

  • Aug
    15

    Moonlit Campfire - Animal Defenses

    Monday, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pmFamily Program

    Enjoy sitting around a campfire on a warm summer evening, fun activities, s'mores, and a visit from live OFES raptors.  This event is offered in partnership with Vermont Open Farm Week!,...

  • Aug
    15 to 21

    Vermont Open Farm Week

    Monday to Sunday, All DaySpecial Event

    During Vermont Open Farm Week, you can meet the farmers, plants, and animals that bring your favorite high-quality Vermont products to your plate.  The greatest part about Open Farm Week is that...

  • Aug
    16

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    16

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    17

    Community Evenings at the Farm

    Wednesday, Gates open at 5:30 pm/concert starts at 6:30 pmSpecial Event

    Enjoy summer evenings with music and great food on Wednesday nights, July 6 - August 31. Bring a picnic or purchase fresh food grown right here on the Farm!   Brown Swiss hamburgers...

  • Aug
    17

    Sun to Cheese Tour - August 17

    Wednesday, 1:45 pm - 3:45 pmAdult Program

    Where does the story begin with our delicious Farmhouse Cheddar Cheese? Come find out! We will take you on a behind-the-scenes tour to discover the magic of cheesemaking and how its...

  • Aug
    18

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    18

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    20

    Farm to Medicine Cabinet Plant Walk - with Kate Elmer Westdjik

    Saturday, 10:00 AM - 11:30AMAdult Program

    Our farm landscapes are not only capable of producing nourishing foods but also powerful plant-based medicines from weeds, cover crops, ornamental gardens, forests, and backyards.  This “...

  • Aug
    20

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    22

    Historic Barn Tour

    Monday, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pmAdult Program

    Explore two magnificent barns (Breeding Barn & Old Dairy Barn) — their past, present, and future. 1¾ hours.    This event is offered in partnership...

  • Aug
    23

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    23

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    24

    Community Evenings at the Farm

    Wednesday, Gates open at 5:30 pm/concert starts at 6:30 pmSpecial Event

    Enjoy summer evenings with music and great food on Wednesday nights, July 6 - August 31. Bring a picnic or purchase fresh food grown right here on the Farm!   Brown Swiss hamburgers...

  • Aug
    25

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    25

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    27

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    28

    Wild World Of Mushrooms

    Sunday, 10:00 AM -12:00 PMAdult Program

    This program is full. Please register to be added to the waitlist. Are you intrigued by the wild world of mushroom foraging?  Join Ari Rockland-Miller, the ...

  • Aug
    29

    Historic Barn Tour

    Monday, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pmAdult Program

    Explore two magnificent barns (Breeding Barn & Old Dairy Barn) — their past, present, and future. 1¾ hours.    This event is offered in partnership...

  • Aug
    30

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Aug
    30

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Aug
    31

    Community Evenings at the Farm

    Wednesday, Gates open at 5:30 pm/concert starts at 6:30 pmSpecial Event

    Enjoy summer evenings with music and great food on Wednesday nights, July 6 - August 31. Bring a picnic or purchase fresh food grown right here on the Farm!   Brown Swiss hamburgers...

  • Sep
    1

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    1

    Farm to Medicine Cabinet Plant Walk - with Guido Mase

    Thursday, 6:00 - 7:30 PMAdult Program

    Our farm landscapes are not only capable of producing nourishing foods but also powerful plant-based medicines from weeds, cover crops, ornamental gardens, forests, and backyards.  This “...

  • Sep
    1

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    3

    Farm to Medicine Cabinet Plant Walk - with Julie Mitchell

    Saturday, 10:00 - 11:30 AMAdult Program

    Our farm landscapes are not only capable of producing nourishing foods but also powerful plant-based medicines from weeds, cover crops, ornamental gardens, forests, and backyards.  This “...

  • Sep
    3

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    5

    Historic Barn Tour

    Monday, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pmAdult Program

    Explore two magnificent barns (Breeding Barn & Old Dairy Barn) — their past, present, and future. 1¾ hours.    This event is offered in partnership...

  • Sep
    6

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    6

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    8

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    8

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    10

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    12

    Historic Barn Tour

    Monday, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pmAdult Program

    Explore two magnificent barns (Breeding Barn & Old Dairy Barn) — their past, present, and future. 1¾ hours.    This event is offered in partnership...

  • Sep
    13

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    13

    Raptors in Residence

    Tuesday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    15

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    15

    Raptors in Residence

    Thursday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    17

    38th Annual Harvest Festival

    Saturday, 10am - 4pmSpecial Event

    Join us for a full-day celebration of Vermont farm and food traditions. Explore a tent full of children's activities, entertainers performing on multiple stages, artisans sharing their...

  • Sep
    17

    Raptors in Residence

    Saturday, 1:00 - 1:30Family Program

    Come face to face with a live owl or hawk. Experience the wonder and learn the mysteries of live birds of prey.   

  • Sep
    19

    Historic Barn Tour

    Monday, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pmAdult Program

    Explore two magnificent barns (Breeding Barn & Old Dairy Barn) — their past, present, and future. 1¾ hours.    This event is offered in partnership...

  • Sep
    20

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    22

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    24

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Saturday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    24 to 25

    Champlain Mini Maker Faire

    Saturday to Sunday, Saturday, 10am-5pm; Sunday 11am-4pmFamily Program, Special Event, Youth Program

    A Maker Faire brings together families and individuals to celebrate the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) mindset and showcase all kinds of incredible projects. At Maker Faire, you’ll find arts and...

  • Sep
    26

    Historic Barn Tour

    Monday, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pmAdult Program

    Explore two magnificent barns (Breeding Barn & Old Dairy Barn) — their past, present, and future. 1¾ hours.    This event is offered in partnership...

  • Sep
    27

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep
    29

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Sep to Oct
    29 to 23

    "Of Land & Local: Watershed" Art Exhibition

    Thursday to Sunday, 10 am - 5 pm daily (Opening reception Thursday, September 29 at 5-8PM)Special Event

    Now entering its fourth year, "Of Land and Local: Watershed" continues its commitment to the creation of new work through site-specific and place-based art-making and community...

  • Oct
    3

    Historic Barn Tour

    Monday, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pmAdult Program

    Explore two magnificent barns (Breeding Barn & Old Dairy Barn) — their past, present, and future. 1¾ hours.    This event is offered in partnership...

  • Oct
    4

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    6

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    10

    Historic Barn Tour

    Monday, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pmAdult Program

    Explore two magnificent barns (Breeding Barn & Old Dairy Barn) — their past, present, and future. 1¾ hours.    This event is offered in partnership...

  • Oct
    11

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    13

    House & Formal Gardens Tour at the Inn

    Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpecial Event, Adult Program

    Join our knowledgeable guide for an in-depth tour of the Inn and its formal gardens. Originally the 19th-century country home of Dr. William Seward and Lila Vanderbilt Webb, the house was restored...

  • Oct
    16 to 18

    ABCs of Farm-Based Education October 2016

    Sunday to Tuesday, All DayEducator Workshop

    Discover easy and fun ways to develop agricultural education programs with engaging, kid-tested, educator approved activities! If you are looking for new ideas for an existing program, or are ...