Classes, Events & Shows

Please plan to join us at these wonderful events, classes and shows! Some are right here on the farm and others are off site, both locally and out of town.

Farm Events:

The Perfect Summer Picnic
presented by Cindy Tait Law and Kim Tait
Saturday, July 18 – 11am-1pm
A sunny summer day is the perfect excuse for a picnic. We will share recipes, ideas and samples of some of our favorite picnic fare.

Fall Vegetable Gardening 
presented by Bill Kavanaugh
Saturday, July 25 – 11am
Fall is often a forgotten season in the vegetable garden. But it doesn’t have to be. Learn how to grow a bounty of fresh greens, garlic and other produce and extend your harvests into winter.

Blueberries & Peaches
presented by Cindy Tait Law
Saturday, August 1 – 11am-1pm
Summer is the best time of the year because fresh, local fruit is so readily available! We will sample delicious recipes made with summer favorites, Blueberries and Peaches.

In A Pickle
presented by Anne Corr
Saturday, August 8 – 11am
With all these vegetables coming on so hot and heavy, learn some quick and easy ways to preserve the summer’s bounty.

Annual Tomato Festival
Saturday, August 15 – 1-4pm
Come and taste some of the 60 plus tomato varieties growing on the farm and others brought to share by local friends. Check out cooking demos, a tomato preservation demo, “ask the tomato expert table”, and a tomato toss!

Tait Farm Tailgate
presented by Cindy Tait Law
Saturday, August 29 – 11am-1pm
We have ‘one stop shopping’ for all your tailgate needs this season…Shrubs, local cheese & Chutney, Apple Pepper Jelly, Suhey’s peppers, mustards and pretzels, chips and Penn State Salsa, and more!

Off Site Exhibits & Shows:

Central PA Arts Festival, State College, PA
July 9-12
The Festival was founded in 1967 by the State College Chamber of Commerce and Penn State University’s College of Arts and Architecture. The Festival has grown to encompass Children & Youth Day, a juried gallery exhibition, the Downtown State College Improvement District Italian Street Painting Festival, and a wide variety of performances on outdoor and indoor stages.

 

 

 

 

 

People’s Choice Festival, Boalsburg, PA
July 9-12
This is the 23rd year for the People’s Choice Festival of Pennsylvania Arts & Crafts. Well-known as the family-friendly arts festival where entertainment is free, every day is children’s day, and the quality art is also affordable. From homemade brooms to hot sausage sandwiches, glittering jewelry to the lively music, everything at the festival is Made in PA, U.S.A. – and admission is free. There is a modest parking fee.

Eagle’s Mere Arts Show, Eagle’s Mere, PA
August 8-9

Christmas in the Woods, Columbiana, OH
October 10/11 & 17/18