Open Daily August 28 – November 1
Fort Hill Farms, Thompson, CT
Join The Farmer’s Cow and the Orr Family of Fort Hill Farms for this year’s corn maze challenge featuring the 7-acre “The Tree of Life” maze! The 2017 theme is ADVOCATING FOR SUSTAINABILITY: Be energy-wise… Be water-wise… Discover the importance of saving our earth! As you make your way through The Tree of Life maze, be inspired to start your own sustainability campaign… every little bit helps.
For a shorter challenge try the “Your Roots Run Deep” Mini Maze. Our mini maze takes a 1/2 hour to navigate and is perfect for hot days or kids’ birthday parties.
No pets, please.
- Last ticket sold 1-1/2 hours before closing.
- Flashlight Nights ’til 10pm.
Last entry 1-1/2 hours before closing. Please call ahead: 860-923-3439.
- Admission: $12/Adults, $10/Under 12
- Your Roots Run Deep Mini Maze: $7
- For groups of 20+, please call ahead: 860-923-3439
Enjoy hand-scooped dishes of The Farmer’s Cow ice cream and a farm tour that includes guided walks and wagon rides through the dairy barn. Kids can try milking “Daphne The Cow,” a life-size model milking cow. Optional bonus hike at 2 p.m. through the fields. No pets and no strollers, please.
Children of all ages dressed in Halloween costumes are invited to trick-or-treat at participating merchants in West Hartford Center and Blue Back Square beginning at 10:30 AM. We’ll be outside Whole Foods Market with free Ice Cream!
This event is produced by the Moms & More Club of West Hartford with the collaboration of West Hartford Center and Blue Back Square merchants as well as the Town of West Hartford.
Another great event from our friends at Chowdafest!
Enjoy unlimited sampling of 20 different chilis and mac ‘n cheese entries from great local restaurants. Your vote will determine the best in three categories: Beef Chili, Creative Chili, Classic Mac ‘n Cheese and Creative Mac! Tickets are just $15 adults, $5 kids (6-12) can be bought online or at the door (cash or credit). We’ll be on the beach serving ice cream cones for dessert!
The Farmer’s Cow is proud to sponsor this great REAL Local event to benefit local charities.
A wine, beer, spirits & food tasting showcasing the bounty of the Windham Chamber of Commerce region
We’ll be serving 3 new fall #COWtails
- Hot Cider al la MooWoo — Our Apple Cider and Caramel Vodka topped with a small scoop of Hay! Hay! Hay! Vanilla Ice Cream
- Apple Cider Mi-Moo-sa
- The Farmer’s Cow Egg Nog with spiced rum
Look for the COW to get hot and cold Apple Cider and Spiced Apple Cider!
Healthy Food, Healthy Communities Windham, Tolland & New London Counties
Meet local farmers and look ahead to the upcoming growing season.
Shop the farmer’s market and ask about local Community Supported Agriculture Programs (CSA), farm stands, and pick-your-own opportunities.