Pineland Farms' 5,000-acre property offers an inspiring classroom for people of all ages. Much of the learning takes place in our forests, fields and farmyards. Through hands-on participation visitors will have the opportunity to explore their connections to natural and agricultural resources and the community of Maine.

News & Events

JOIN US FOR OUR HARVEST FESTIVAL WITH HALLOWEEN HAYRIDES
Posted: 08/01/2014

Saturday, October 25, 2:00–8:00 pm
Open to all ages $5.00 per person
Buy tickets at The Market & Welcome Center

Put on your Halloween costume and join us for an afternoon full of farm and harvest activities!

ONGOING ACTIVITIES
• Tractors to Explore
• Hay Bale Maze
• Leaf Wreath and Print Making
• Leaf House
• Farm Photo Booth
• Pumpkin Ring Toss
• Face Painting

SCHEDULED ACTIVITIES (Times subject to change)
• Apple Cider Press Demonstration 2:20 / 3:20
• Brush a Bunny 2:40 / 3:40
• Milk a Cow 3:00 / 4:00
• Harvest Hayride (fun, not scary) 4:00 / 5:00 (please arrive 30 minutes early)
• FREE Movie "It's a Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" 6:30
• Halloween Hayride (fun and scary) 7:00 / 8:00 (please arrive 30 minutes early)

For more information 207-650-3031 education@PinelandFarms.org


FRIDAY ON THE FARM
Posted: 10/03/2014

Every Friday, 10:00–11:30 am
Open to all ages
$5.00 per person
Buy tickets at The Market & Welcome Center

Every Friday Explore life here on the farm. We'll collect eggs, milk a cow, and help feed the farmyard animals.


STORY HOUR
Posted: 10/06/2014

Every Monday, October 6–December 29, 10:00–11:00 am
Open to all ages
Free Admission
Location: The Market and Welcome Center

Join us for an hour of good books and meeting new friends. We will provide a light snack.


APPLE CIDER MAKING
Posted: 10/08/2014

October 8, 10:00–11:30 am
Open to all ages
$5.00 per person
Buy tickets at The Market & Welcome Center

Join us to pick apples from our apple trees and turn them into delicious fresh cider.


WIND OVER WINGS
Posted: 10/13/2014

October 13 and November 11, 1:00–2:00 pm
Open to ages 3 and up
Location: Mt. Washington Room
$5.00 per person
Buy tickets at The Market & Welcome Center

Meet birds of prey along with animal rehabilitator Hope Douglas. Hope will bring a variety of wild birds to see up close and learn about.


PUMPKIN CARVING
Posted: 10/23/2014

October 23, 28, and 29, 10:00–11:30 am
Open to ages 3 and up
$5.00 per person
Buy tickets at The Market & Welcome Center

It’s pumpkin time at Pineland Farms! Join us to carve jack-o-lanterns and learn all about pumpkins.


BUTTER MAKING
Posted: 11/06/2014

November 6, 8, 12, and 18, 10:00–11:30 am
Open to all ages
$5.00 per person
Buy tickets at The Market & Welcome Center

Meet our beautiful cows and learn how to churn their milk into butter, just like people did in the old days.


SATURDAY SCHEDULING!
Posted: 11/08/2014

We’ve scheduled some programs on Saturdays, to make it easier for families with school-age children to attend.

Apple Cider Making — September 27
Butter Making — November 8
Wreath Making for Kids — December 6


SPARKS' ARK
Posted: 11/24/2014

November 24 and December 22, 1:00–2:00 pm
Open to ages 3 and up
Location: Mt. Washington Room at the Commons
$5.00 per person
Buy tickets at The Market and Welcome Center

Meet Josh Sparks of Sparks’ Ark and the array of wild animals he rehabilitates.


WREATH MAKING FOR KIDS
Posted: 12/06/2014

December 6, 10, 11, 16, and 17, 10:00–11:30 am
Open to ages 3 and up
$5.00 per person
Buy tickets at The Market & Welcome Center

Make a beautiful balsam wreath for the holiday season.