IT'S APPLE PICKING SEASON!
The crisp feeling in the air, the falling leaves, the smell of a campfire... it all means one thing:
It's time to head out with your family and friends & pick some apples!
There are so many great farms around and many of them have harvest festivals, hayrides, pumpkin picking, apple cider donuts, food trucks, live music and more... Here is a list of local places:
Blue Jay Orchards in Bethel, CT
Barton Orchards in Poughquag, NY
Jones Family Farm in Shelton, CT (pumpkins and other veggies)
Harvest Moon Orchard in North Salem, NY
Outhouse Orchards in North Salem, NY
DuBois Farms in Highland, NY
Ellsworth Farms in Sharon, CT
Silverman's Farm in Easton, CT
Lyman Orchards, Middlefield, CT.
Fishkill Farms in Hopewell Junction, NY
Weed Orchards & Winery in Marlboro, NY
Also, here is a helpful website that shares all the Pick-Your-Own Farms throughout Connecticut; plus recipes, canning tips, and everything you need to know for about what you can pick!
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