We kick off our 2023 season celebrating the apple harvest and the end of summer with three weekends of our CIDER & SUNFLOWER FESTIVAL, September 2nd through 17th! Enjoy our freshly pressed apple cider, made with our own apples; we have sweet cider for everyone, and hard cider for those 21+. Plus festival entertainment, acres of sunflowers, gorgeous free photo opportunities, butterfly releases, flower picking, limited-time food specials and a unique opportunity to experience a guided tour of our hard ciders in the apple orchard at sunset.   

Sunflower Field Butterfly Releases (FREE!)

During our Cider & Sunflower Festival, join us in releasing 100 butterflies into the sunflower field, FREE this year! 

TIMES: 10:00am & 11:30am

DATES: September 2nd, 3rd, 4th; 9th, 10th; 15th, 16th, &17th

LOCATION: Sunflower field by the Barrel Barn (Cider Mill Area)

Hard Cider Specials

  • 2022 Harvest Honeycrisp (at the Cider Mill)
  • Pie & Cider Flight (at the Cider House)
  • Summer Peach (all Locations)
  • Orchard Old Fashioned (at the Barrel Barn)
  • Cider Tastings at the Cider Mill

Bottle Release: Summer Peach

Pie Specials

September 2nd: Lemon Walnut AND Apple Cider Pie

September 9th: Peach Pie

September 15th: Honeycrisp Apple Pie

September 2nd through 21st: Pork & Cider Pot Pie


Big Bar Bakery Specials

  • Apple Pie Bars
  • Apple Bread
  • Lemon Bars

Fudge Specials

  • Caramel Apple Latte Fudge
  • Apple Pie Fudge
  • Cider Fudge
  • Apple Cider Donut Fudge
  • Sour Green Apple Fudge
  • FUDGE APPLE: Penuchi Fudge (brown sugar)

More Food Specials

  • Red Velvet Donuts (at Harvest Barn)
  • Sunflower Seed Caramel Apples
  • Strawberry Lemonade (at Lemonade Stand)

Cider Locations

  • Cider Mill
  • Cider Barrel Barn
  • Cider House
  • Cider Silo
  • Cider Wagon
  • Also: Ethan’s BBQ & Town Square Tots

Special Event: Sunset Orchard & Cider Tasting ($35)

Join us for an extra-special, adults only evening of apple picking paired with a guided tasting of our most exclusive farmcrafted hard ciders.

Must be 21 years of age or older to attend. This event is weather dependent. Limited availability, reserve your ticket ahead. Vala’s admission day ticket also required.