Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm Presents A Farm to Table Food Tasting Experience – Saturday September 3, 2016

Aug 18th, 2016Press Release from Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm

Stroudsburg (PA) As a special fundraiser there will be a Farm to Table Food Tasting Experience – Saturday September 3, 2016 at Quiet Valley’s historic farm museum. Folks will be able to come out for a very tasty visit focused on end of summer produce and traditional harvest lore. Enjoy evening on the farm – a bucolic setting, the quiet sounds of evening in the country, a sense of 19th century rural Pennsylvania. From 4:00 to 6:30 pm small groups will go out every 20 minutes with the last one going at 6:30pm. The Farm to Table Experience takes place rain or shine.

At the workshop guests can sample a delicious, creamy carrot soup, a staple root crop in the family garden. A roasted beet salad in the one room school is where we will discover more about the root crop family. At the cellar kitchen enjoy the tastes of both dried corn and sweet corn and learn the difference. Nibble on a pumpkin dessert as you explore one of the most popular crops in the United States. Recipes will be shared.

When visitors have finish the round of food tastings stop by the garden for some information on fall gardening and participate in a harvest activity.

The harvest tour takes about an hour and a half and is $15.00 per adult, $10.00 for children 3-12. Tickets can be purchased by calling the farm at 570-992-6161, or purchased in the gift shop the day of the food tasting. All money raised goes to support the farm and its mission to preserve and present the agricultural history of the 1800s.

If you have never visited the farm at twilight you won’t want to miss this special opportunity. This is a delicious and unique way to support Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm. Come enjoy the delectable tastes of summer’s bounty.


Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, educational corporation dedicated to the preservation and presentation of Pennsylvania’s agricultural heritage. At Quiet Valley history comes to life on our 19th century farmstead. Quiet Valley conducts school and special tours from Labor Day until June and is open to the general public from the third Saturday in June to Labor Day. Period-dressed “family” members reenact the life of the original Pennsylvania German farming family who lived on the farm from the late1760s to 1913. The farm also hosts a number of special events throughout the year. For more information on the museum call (570) 992 – 6161 or visit us online at: www.quietvalley.org.

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