july, 2019

28jul11:00 am3:00 pmFeatured30th Annual Open Farm DayVisit farms statewide, immerse yourself in the world of farming in Maine, learn, buy locally produced foodstuffs...

Pumpkin Vine Family Farm

Event Details

Pumpkin Vine Famil Farm CampSunday, July 28, 2019
11 am – 3 pm (some farms may have different hours)

This is a favorite event in Maine. Statewide, farms open up for the public to tour, interact with the animals and learn first hand about Maine farms, farmers and their products.  Find a map listing  all Maine farms participating in 2019 here on the State of Maine website or download the statewide participants list and info brochure here.

Midcoast Cheese Trail Participants:

Appleton Creamery
780 Gurneytown Road, Appleton
Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Meet the goats, tour the farm, see where the cheese is made, sample cheese! Other vendors will be joining us, including bread, goats milk soap, ice cream, and pizza from the outdoor pizza oven!

ME Water Buffalo Co.
232 Old County Road, Appleton
Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Come see where the water buffalo roam in Appleton! Meet the buffalo, feed the pet goats, sheep & lambs & learn about our farm. Bring your own lunch to enjoy a picnic on the lawn. Visit our farm store for water buffalo cheeses, yogurt & gelato, buffalo tallow products, buffalo meat & whey fed pork

Barred Owl Creamery
@ Hamilton Farm
6 South Fowles Lane, Whitefield
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Tour the farm, meet the animals, watch cheese being made, stop in to the farm store for some of our farmstead cheese, wool products (sheep skins, pillows, yarn & dryer balls), canned goods, fresh veggies & baked goods.

Copper Tail Farm
293 Genthner Road, Waldoboro
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Copper Tail Farm is an Animal Welfare- approved Goat Dairy that produces high-quality farmstead goat milk products, including cheese, yogurt, kefir, caramel sauce and soap. Visitors will be able to see the goats, tour the farm, and sample/purchase products.

East Forty Farm And Dairy
2361 Friendship Road, Waldoboro
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Home of Lakin’s Gorges Cheese and Foley’s Custom Sawmill. Farm, creamery and sawmill tours; ask Q and A with farmer, cheesemaker and sawyer. Cheese plates for sale. Picnic under grape arbor, and walk down to the Medomak River to admire the clam f lats.

Pumpkin Vine Family Farm
217 Hewett Road, Somerville
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Learn how we work – and how we play! Tour our working goat dairy, visit the babies in the barn, and learn how we make cheese. Then take a wagon ride to the back field to make our famous giant bubbles and meet the Mama goats who make the milk! Refresh yourself with a pastry & smoothie from our farmers’ market, then create a mesmerizing work of art with our Magic milk activity. Join us for a day of exploration – and celebration!

Fuzzy Udder Creamery
35 Townhouse Road, Whitefield
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Visit our farm and meet the sheep and goats that produce the milk for our fine cheeses. Tour our creamery and milking parlor and learn about milking goats and sheep and making cheese. All our farm products available to taste and to buy.

Springdale Farm
165 Birches Road, Waldo
Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
We will be hosting a pasture walk, have baby calves and cows to view and pet, tractors to view and cheese to sample and buy. We will also have a display of the history of our farm.

Toddy Pond Farm
174 Carver Road, Monroe
Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Visitors are welcome to tour and visit our cows, sheep, pigs, goats, chickens and honey bees. Maps of the farm area provided. Buy our yogurts, cheese, fermented vegetables, salami, honey, ice cream sandwiches, pork, beef and chicken at our onsite farmstand; we will have our grill going with food for sale. Visit us on Facebook for updates.


(Sunday) 11:00 am - 3:00 pm