Agritourism takes visitors to the farms, orchards, and vineyards
Visiting farms, wineries, and vineyards -- sometimes called agritourism -- is the pleasurable way to explore and enjoy authentic New England life and people, as well as a chance to taste the fruits of farm fields and orchards. Children love visiting dairy cows and other farm animals.
1355 Boston Post Road
Guilford, CT 06437
Since 1871, six generations of Bishops have been serving the shoreline with fresh farm products. Our farm market has grown from a roadside stand of the 1910's to a simple, yet bustling market, handling fresh fruits and vegetables, and related farm products. Our farm market in Guilford is open year-round with one or more of our crops available each month of the year. Our "big red apple" is a landmark known to many from near and far.
The Bishop family represents the fine tradition of growing and selling the finest quality native fruits and vegetables.We have everything for your cost conscious meals and family gatherings, from wines and soup, salads, vegetables and fruits to prepared foods, including large trays of our most popular dishes! Don't forget cider, meats and of course pies!
Our Farm Market, Winery and Bakery is open year-round and conveniently located in Guilford CT near exit 57 of I-95 (map). Treat friends and family to our variety of Farm Gifts and our selection of Fruit Baskets. Come see our Llamas, Alpacas and Goats too! Watch our G Scale Train with cars from the NYNH Railroad circle above your head.
Pick Your Own season starts in mid-June and continues through late October. Bring the whole family and enjoy the day at any of our convenient locations.
125 Still River Road, Jct 110 & 117
Bolton, MA 01740
Phone: 978- 779-2733
Fax: 978- 779-6844
More than just a country store
A fifth generation farm in Bolton, Massachusetts, Bolton Orchards is much more than a country store. 250 acres are in active production, yielding apples, peaches, pears, nectarines, plums, sweet corn, tomatoes, and pumpkins. The orchard also produces two varieties of fresh pressed cider. Bolton Orchards offers fruit baskets, shippable gifts, fresh flowers, seasonal bedding plants, Christmas Trees and in-season potted plants.
Enjoy Bliss Dairy Old Fashioned hard scooped ice cream (Noon to 6pm, with extended seasonal window hours). A full line of groceries and a deli compliment the produce. The deli offers daily specials, a variety of prepared foods, meats, cheese, soups and salads. Also visit Gerardo's Italian Bakery (9am - 6pm) and the Red Barn Coffee Cafe (6am-6pm) OPEN YEAR ROUND
511 Liberty Hill Road
Rochester, VT 05767
The ultimate Vermont farm vacation
Stay at a working dairy farm with 150 head of cattle and generous amounts of kittens! This farm vacation offers lodging with meals (both dinner and breakfast) served with Vermont charm at the family table. Guests can visit the barn, swim or fish in the river, hike or snowshoe in the woods. Trails start right at the front door. Our 150-year old house has seven guest bedrooms and four shared baths. Sitting areas throughout the house provide plenty of space to relax. This is a great place to schedule a family reunion or find new best friends. Come and see why we've been featured in Family Fun, Yankee Magazine, Gourmet, VT Life, and Travel and Leisure.
909 East Main Road (Route 138)
Middletown, RI 02842
Tour the vineyards and see the wine making process
Newport Vineyards of Rhode Island is a family owned winery, founded in 1978. Paul and John Nunes, whose local roots date back to 1917, purchased the winery in 1995. Since that time, the winery has grown to 50 acres of varietal and hybrid grapes. These include a tour in the vineyards, a behind the scenes look at the winemaking process and a tasting of five wines. The winery features an art gallery and retail shop with wine accessories and signature clothing. Private tours and tastings for groups of ten or more are available, making for a perfect thing to do on your next Newport vacation. Newport Vineyards specializes in rehearsal dinners, corporate affairs and custom labels. The winery hours are Monday thro ghturday 10-5 and Sunday noon-5 year around. Visitors are offered public tours at 1 and 3 pm, seven days a week.