Food and Farming Events Calendar
Use our calendar to find festivals, tours, workshops, field days, courses, and many other kinds of food and farming related
events in your area. If you would like us to keep you up to date with any events happening close
to you, make sure to sign up with our keep me posted feature.
Yorktown Market Days and Toyland Parade
Yorktown Market Days (
Saturday, December 14 - Yorktown Market Days and Toyland Parade, 9 am to 3 pm. Special holiday market featuring an assortment of items: seasonal fruits & vegetables; fresh seafood, eggs, poultry, beef and pork; fine sweets and baked goods including cakes, breads, brownies and cookies; coffee, jams and jellies; homemade relish and spices; organic and gluten free products; holiday wreaths, pines and flowering bulbs; homemade peanut brittle; quality art, and holiday music.
Sheepman Supply Open House - 8102 Liberty Road, Frederick, Maryland 21701 (MD Route 26)
The Ceresville New Holland Dealership, Liberty Road, Frederick, MD (
Sheepman Supply Annual Open House, with complimentary pancake and sausage breakfast.
Sheep, goat and livestock supplies are discounted. Order any special order items in advance.
Take a break from your lambing and kidding chores, and cleaning the barn to meet fellow shepherds and buy your Spring supplies and equipment.
Lambing Begins in Mid February - runs through March
(Feb 10 - Feb 17)
Castle Hill Farm -- Jefferson, Maryland (Frederick County) (
Would you like to see new-born lambs with their moms? Maybe help in the birthing process -- watching the lambs stand-up and begin to nurse -- and holding a young lamb. An excellent experience for both childen and their parents.
Bright Hope Tulip Festival
(Apr 12 - Apr 13)
Bright Hope Farm & Apiary (
Enjoy egg hunts, egg decorating, tulip talks, beekeeping demonstrations, honey extraction demo, cooking with flowers and herbs, wine tasting, children's games and art activities, food & beverages, old-time string band music, klompen stompin, local artisan and craft demonstrations, locally grown produce, guided bug and bird walks with the naturalist, petting zoo, spring plants for sale, car show, and of course, thousands of tulips! wheelchair accessible.
Historic Garden Week Tour
Gardener's Workshop Farm (
Newport News, VA
Our cut-flower farm will be in it's glory of spring blooms during Historic Garden Week.
Come walk the gardens and learn about some of the most beloved spring flowers such as Bells of Ireland, Sweet Peas, Snapdragons and many others.