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Pick Your Own Apples, Peaches & Pumpkins

 

106 West Acton Road, Stow, MA 01775

(978) 897-9287

 

JUST 20 MILES WEST OF BOSTON

 

OPEN

9 AM – 6 PM

EVERY DAY

SEVEN DAYS A WEEK

RAIN OR SHINE

 

Driving Directions       Kid Stuff & Event Schedule     Birthday Parties   School Tours       

2014 Picking Schedule   FAQ    Hayrides   Contact Us   Orchard Weather       

 

 

SUNDAY

 

SEPT. 21

 

OPEN

9 AM – 6 PM

 

In the Orchards

PICK YOUR OWN

 

APPLES

AND

PUMPKINS

 

New! Asian Pears

 

Also Accepting Reservations for

 

BIRTHDAY PARTIES

SCHOOL TOURS

CORPORATE EVENTS

PARTIES

 

CARAMEL APPLE &

MINI CIDER-DONUT

FAVORS

 

 

PICKING AND EVENTS

THIS WEEK & WEEKEND

SEP. 21 – SEP. 28, 2014

Updated SUNDAY, Sep. 21

DATE

PICK YOUR OWN

IN THE ORCHARD

IN THE

APPLE SHOP

ATTRACTIONS AND SPECIAL EVENTS

(WEEKEDNS )

HARVEST

FOOD &

DRINK

GRILL

&

LIVE

MUSIC

(WEEKENDS)

 

HOURS

 

SUN

 

Sept. 21

 

And week of

Sept. 22-28

 

 

OPEN

9 - 6

EVERY DAY

 

Seven Days a Week

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOW ACCEPTING

MAJOR CREDIT CARDS

 

VISA

MASTERCARD

AMEX

 

 

APPLES

 

McINTOSH

 

CORTLAND

 

FUJI

 

Coming soon:

Macoun

Empire

 

Call the apple shop for updates

 

 

McIntosh

 

HONEYCRISP

 

Cortland

 

FUJI

 

 

 

SUNDAY

9/21

(and every weekend):

 

Hay Rides

Pony Rides

Barnyard Bounce

Pedal Tractors

Tot Hay Maze

Hay Mountain

Tractor Discovery Zone

 

LIVE MUSIC

SAT 9/27 !

 

Visit the Farm Animals

 

NEW! Alpacas

NEW! Ducklings and

Baby Chicks

 

Mini Donkeys

Goats

Sheep

Chickens

Bunnies

Lady the Angry Wonder Llama

 

LIVE MUSIC!

NEW MAGNOLIA

JAZZ BAND

Weekends

Sept. 27

Oct. 5,12, 13

 

WEEKDAYS:

 

Hayrides 12-4

Visit the farm animals any time

 

Enjoy Harvest Lunch

 

 

 

EVERY DAY

 

WARM

CIDER DONUTS!

 

Homemade

Caramel

Apples

Lots of Toppings

 

Daily Lunch Menu

Harvest Wraps

Hot Dogs

 

Ice Cream

Hot Mulled Cider

Cold Cider

Gourmet Coffee

 

Warm Apple Crisp

Warm Peach Crumble

Warm Apple Sauce

 

Homemade Whoopie Pies

 

Homemade

Scones

 

Homemade Caramel Apples, perfectly plain or rolled in candy or nut toppings

 

 

 

 

Sunday

9/21

(and every weekend)

 

APPLE WOOD GRILL

 

Burgers,

Hotdogs,

Ballpark Sausages,

Grilled Cheese

 

LIVE MUSIC!

12 PM- 4 PM

on

SATURDAY

Sat. 27th

 

Also appearing:

Sun Oct. 5th, Sun Oct.12th, Mon. Oct. 13th

 

New Magnolia

Jazz Band

 

 

 

ORCHARD

 &

APPLE SHOP

OPEN

DAILY

 

9 AM

Till

6 PM

 

 

WEEKEND

ATTRACTION

HOURS:

 

10 AM  4 PM

 

PUMPKINS

 

PATCH NOW OPEN for Pick Your Own

PUMPKINS

 

Huge Selection All Sizes!

 

 

 

Field Pumpkins

All Sizes

 

Sugar Pumpkins

 

Ornamental Gourds

 

White Pumpkins

 

JackBLittles

 

 

PEACHES

 

In the apple shop

 

YELLOW FREESTONE

 

Harmony

 

ASIAN

PEARS

 

 

Yoinahsi

Niitaka

Atago

 

BEAUTIFUL pears from our new Asian Pear trees. Sold from the shop.

 

 

 

 

 

2014 Picking Schedule*

Last Updated 9/21/2014

UPDATED WEEKLY

AS FRUIT RIPENS

 

 VARIETY

BEGINNING

WEEK OF*

EXPECTED DURATION /

AVAILABILITY

APPLES

 McIntosh

 Cortland

 Honeycrisp

 Fuji

 Macoun

 Empire

 Jonathan

 Cox’s

 Jonagold

 Red Delicious

 Winesap

 Spencer

 Ida Red

 Baldwin

 Candy Crisp

 Mutsu (Crispin)

 RI Greening

 Golden Delicious

 Northern Spy

 Fuji

 Spigold

 Golden Russet

 Braeburn

 Gala

 NOW PICKING

 NOW PICKING

 NOW in the shop

 NOW PICKING

 Soon

 Soon

 Sept. 27

 Sept. 27

 Sept. 27

 Oct. 4

 Oct. 4

 Oct. 4

 Oct. 4

 Oct. 4

 Oct. 4

 Oct. 11

 Oct. 11

 Oct. 11

 Oct. 11

 Oct. 18

 Oct. 18

 Oct. 25

 Nov. 1

 -

  4 weeks

  3 weeks

  3 weeks

  1 week

  4 weeks

  3 weeks

  1 week

  1 week

  2 weeks

  3 weeks

  1 week

  3 weeks

  1 week

  3 weeks

  1 week

  2 weeks

  1 week

  2 weeks

  1 week

  1 week

  1 week

  1 week

  1 week

  1 week

PEACHES

 Many Varieties

 Yellow Freestone

 In the shop 

 

 1 week

ASIAN

PEARS

 Yoinashi

 Niitaka

 Olympic Giant

 Now (in shop)

 Now (in shop)

 Oct. 5

1 week

1 week

1 week

New

Apple

Varieties

Sansa, Zestar!, Ginger Gold, Akane,  Gravenstein, Sweetie, Blondee, Crimson Crisp,

Crimson Gold,

Fameuse (Snow), Shizuka,

Granny Smith, Pink Lady

  IN THE SHOP

 AS AVAILABLE

 

All varieties also available freshly picked in the Apple Shop

PYO apples are purchased by the bag

There is NO CHARGE for admission to our orchards

 

*Picking schedule dates are approximate guidelines, depend on the weather, and are subject to change without notice

Call ahead to the apple shop 978-897-9287 before your visit to ensure availability

 if seeking a particular variety

 

 

NOW ACCEPTING RESERVATIONS

FOR

2014

 School Tours

 Birthday Parties

Caramel Apple & Mini Cider Donut

Wedding & Party Favors

Corporate Functions

Private Parties

Call 978-897-9287 or email office@shelburnefarm.com today to reserve.

Our famous caramel apples

available by special order for weddings, party favors, and corporate events.

Call or email for details.

 

 

Is your favorite variety missing from the list above?  Don't despair - we offer over 30 varieties, including  Cox's,  Baldwin, Rhode Island Greening, Golden Russet, Winesap, and more.

Why pick Northern Spy? Read here.

FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY DURING APPLE HARVEST!

-        Every Day:  Cider Doughnuts, warm, fresh, and delicious

-        Every Day: Hayrides and Farm Animals, including Alpacas, Baby Chicks, Miniature Donkeys, Goats, Sheep, Bunnies, Chickens, and a Fierce Guard Llama

-        Weekends: Pony Rides, Moon Bounce, Pedal Tractors

-        Weekends: Toddler Hay Maze, Sandbox, HAY Climbing PYRAMID for tots

-        Weekends:  Applewood Harvest Grill - hardwood charcoal & apple wood-fired burgers, hotdogs, sausages

-        Weekends:  Live Music – check event schedule for artists and times

-        Visit Our Farm Animals

         - Easy, free parking

        - Easy walking to and through the orchard

        - Smaller trees for smaller pickers
        - Amazing Home Made Caramel Apples (Plain, M&M, Peanut, Candy Corn, more...)
        - Apple Squares
        - Fresh Baked Apple Pies

        - Homemade Chocolate-Chip Cookies, Brownies, Whoopie Pies, and other baked goodies.
        - Hot Mulled Apple Cider
        - Cold Sweet Apple Cider

- Weekend Lunch Menu: Harvest wraps, burgers, hotdogs, ballpark sausages, and grilled cheese from the applewood charcoal grill, more!

- Weekday Lunch Menu: Harvest wraps, steamed all-beef Hot Dogs

- Kettle Corn

- FARM-FRESH ICE CREAM MORE THAN 12 FABULOUS FLAVORS

- Scenic Picnic Areas

- No orchard admission fee

- Now Serving Fresh-Brewed, Locally Roasted Gourmet Coffee from Sudbury Coffee Works

Where is Shelburne Farm located?   CLICK HERE  for a map and directions

Looking for a nearby place to stay?   Amerscot House  

CONTACT US TO SCHEDULE YOUR FIELD TRIP:  978-897-9287 or email office@shelburnefarm.com

READ ABOUT OUR STRAWBERRIES (w/PHOTOS)

FRESH STRAWBERRY RECIPE (w/PHOTOS)

Company Picnics and group functions, birthday parties.  Weekday discounts available for corporate events.  Call for details and pricing.

CATERING AND PRIVATE HAY RIDES AVAILABLE, CALL OR EMAIL US FOR DETAILS
 

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                                                                                    WELCOME!                                              FAMILY FUN!                                           SAY "CHEESE!"
 

mailto:office@shelburnefarm.com
 

Read all about our cider making demonstrations and astronomy night in the new Stow Paper

ABOUT US. . .
 

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On weekends and holidays the specialties of the farm include fresh baked apple pie, apple squares, and hot cider doughnuts made right before your eyes.  Come early for our almost famous caramel apples.

Directions: On Route 117 in Stow, follow the yellow signs to Shelburne Farm (Click for more details).
 
 

Come and see the Muddy River Morris Dancers.
 

Send us your electronic or postal address and we will mail you a postcard  picking schedule.
 

NOW ACCEPTING VISA, MASTERCARD, AND AMEX

AT ALL POINT OF SALE LOCATIONS ON THE FARM

INCLUDING THE NEW PICK YOUR OWN BARN IN THE FIELD

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