Special Events and Appearances
Want to meet some of the people (and sometimes animals) behind Nettle Meadow Cheese?
Events At Nettle Meadow This Year:
Nettle Meadow’s Memorial Day Weekend Ice Cream Social – Sunday, May 28th from Noon to 3pm. Come meet the newest generation of kids and lambs at Nettle Meadow Farm and try one our our new flavors of Goat Cheese Ice Cream! Each scoop is $3 and all proceeds benefit the Kemp Animal Sanctuary. Our new flavors include Maple Chili Chocolate Chip, Basil Peach, Blackberry Balsamic Honey, and Maple. All of your dollars go directly to the Kemp Animal Sanctuary at Nettle Meadow, a 501(c)3 Organization, to support the care, feeding and medications for more than 100 sanctuary animals currently living on our farm.
The Cheese Jam At Nettle Meadow Concert Series – Four Concerts starting June 9th and running through September 8th. Doors open at 5pm. Opening act plays 5:30pm – 6:30pm. Main Act plays 7pm – 9pm. Nettle Meadow Cheese will be served and each evening will highlight beers from a local brewery. Breweries who will be donating to our cause include Paradox Brewery, Adirondack Brewing Company, and the Old Saratoga Brewing Company. All proceeds go directly to the Kemp Animal Sanctuary at Nettle Meadow, a 501(c)3 Organization, to support the care, feeding and medications for more than 100 sanctuary animals currently living on our farm.
June 9th – Featuring the Old Main with Sara Pierson Opening at 5:30pm.
July 14th – Featuring Arthur Buezo and his Band with Sara Pierson Opening at 5:30pm.
August 11th – Featuring the North & South Dakotas.
September 8th – Featuring Giovanini Bucci and Band.
Thurman Fall Farm Tour – October 7th, 2017 from 10 to 4pm. Free tours of the farm, cheese-tasting, and kids’ fun tent. Live music in our restored barn loft. See old-fashioned cider-pressing. Internationally-acclaimed cheeses for sale. Barn loft buffet luncheon. $7 lunch donation is gratefully accepted to support the ongoing efforts of our Joseph F. Kemp Animal Sanctuary, a 501 (c) 3 entity.
Nettle Meadow’s Haunted Farm Tour – October 27th from 6:30-8:30pm and 28th from 5:00-8:30pm. Ready to be Scared? Nettle Meadow has a history of hauntings that get extra creepy around Halloween. Add to that our Eerie Decorations and you’ll have a blast! You’ll tour the Ghostly Graveyard, the Spooky Cabin, the Haunted Forest Trail (weather permitting) and the Creepy Old Barn. And there’s a Creepy Craft Station for the Little Ones. Coffee, Hot Cider, Cookies, and Caramel Apples will be served to all that survive the Haunted Tour. $5 per person donation. All of your dollars go directly to the Kemp Animal Sanctuary at Nettle Meadow, a 501(c)3 Organization, to support the care, feeding and medications for more than 100 sanctuary animals currently living on our farm.
Off Site Appearances This Year – Come Meet the Makers of Nettle Meadow Cheese at a Location Near You:
Peterson Specialty Show, Seattle, Washington – May 17th, 10am- 4pm, Georgetown Ballroom, 5623 Airport Way South..
Strolling the Heifers, Downtown Brattleboro, Vermont – Friday June 2nd, 5:30pm – 8:30pm at the River Garden Celebration of Bread and Saturday, June 3rd 11am – 4pm at the Slow Food Living Expo.
Adirondack Wine & Food Festival, Lake George, NY – June 24th – 25th, 11am – 5pm, Charles R. Wood Festival Commons, West Brook Road, Lake George. Come try samples of our latest and greatest cheeses and bring some home with you!
Summer Fancy Food Show, New York, NY – June 25th – 27th at the Jacob Javitz Convention Center 10am to 4pm each day. Come visit us at the Seacrest booth or the Zuercher booth.
Cheesemonger’s Invitational, Long Island City, NY – June 24th at Larkin Cold Storage, 5pm – 10pm. Come meet the makers and try one of the widest varieties of our latest and greatest creations!
American Cheese Society Conference, Meet the Cheesemaker, Denver, CO – Thursday, July 27th, 4:30 – 6:30pm. Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel. Come try all of our award winning cheeses in one location and meet the makers..
Tony’s Fine Foods Specialty Show, San Francisco, CA – August 23rd, 10am – 4pm, Fort Mason, Festival Pavillion. Come meet the makers and try a wide selection of our best cheeses!
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