10/28/2023 - 10/29/2023
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Our annual Open House Festival is a long standing tradition on our farm for over 25 years – Family fun for all ages, live music all weekend long, fresh delicious food with options galore in The Cabins Cafe – Soup Shack – Elegant’s Burgers & More Tents, explore new areas with our self-guided farm walks, wine tasting and wine gifts, local artisan vendors, special gourmet food booths, Apple Barn & antique cider pressing demonstrations, and as always…complimentary raspberry sundaes as a thank you to all our customers & friends for another great season. We open our doors and welcome you to our farm – Fall Festival 10-6pm Saturday & Sunday!
2023 Booths & Vendors
Applejack Cider Booth – Applejack Hard Cider (by the glass or half-gallon), Red Raspberry Cider, and Traditional Cider
Apple Barn – Filled with our heirloom variety apples all grown here in our orchards & delicious apple sweets – dumplings, breads, apple butter – and Antique Apple Pressing! Enjoy fresh cider from our circa 1886 press!
Gooseberry Theater – Screening intriguing farming films all weekend long – no cost for viewings, stay tunes for this year’s film
Grandma’s Cookie Booth – Sand Hill Berries special cookies made from our family’s recipes – straight from our grandmother’s kitchen to yours – filled cookies, snickerdoodles, peanut-butter, choco chip, and more!
Soup ‘n’ Bread Soup Shack – hot, hearty, and homemade soups paired with tasty artisan breads and sides – single cookies too!
Special Hot Drinks Booth – Dark Chocolate, Spiced Cider, Raspberry Cappucino, Tea, Water & Sodas – your one-stop drink spot
Master Gardeners – Westmoreland PennState Extension will be here to answer all your gardening questions, share demos, and sign up for upcoming for local gardening talks/presentations in your area!
Out of the Fire Cafe – the local mountain restaurant we all love, serving their famous Smoked Salmon and other delicious foods!
Two Ugly Mugs Salsa & Sauces – salsa & sauces like no other, we got hooked on the Ugly – you will too
Slope Hill Honey – located right here in Mt Pleasant, the Grindle family has been tending our bees and producing honey for sale in our shop for over a decade!
Town House Antique & Vintage Booth – our aunts had a store on Main Street Mt Pleasant for many years, now they set up shop and gather pieces all year long for Open House – visit the garage and find a treasure
– Live Music –
11 AM -2 PM: Michael Krejci – https://www.mknashville.com
2 PM – 5 PM: Hickory Bottom Band Local Bluegrass traditionals and covers – https://www.hickorybottomband.com/
11 AM – 2 PM: Michael Krejci – https://www.mknashville.com
2 PM – 5 PM: Black Diamond Bluegrass Band: https://www.blackdiamondbluegrass.com/
Coming from the mountains of Western Maryland and Pennsylvania, Black Diamond brings energy to their performances by the way of traditional and contemporary songs with some of their own composed music. The band is made up of Pam Muhollem on upright bass; Nick Blough, guitar/vocals; Christian Blaney, guitar/vocals; Chris Blaney, guitar; and Paul Ferry, banjo.