Sunday, October 13, 2019, 11 am to 4 pm.
We’ve been making cheese here at Appleton Creamery for 25 years, and we’re proud of it. Join us on Maine’s Open Creamery Day ( we call it Goatapalooza here at Appleton Creamery.
Maine’s Open Creamery Day, where creameries around the state are open to the public!
Come visit our farm, meet the goats, sample some cheese, eat some pizza from the wood-fired oven. Also joining us will be Sisters Soap with goats milk soap, Dragon Fly Cove Farm with goat meat, and Brazen Baking with artisan breads and crackers, as well as Stone Fox Creamery with ice cream, and Spinner Penelope Olson will be demonstrating spinning goat fiber. Live music by Scot Cannon! We always have fun! And in celebration of our 25th Silver Jubilee, will we have the grand drawing of our anniversary raffle, with first, second, and third prizes. You can enter the drawing here or at farmers’ markets we attend. (need not be present to win). Click for more details. and how to find the farm.
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!
We’re joining other Maine farms again this year. Open Farm Day is a great time to get out there and visit your area farms all over the state of Maine. You can find more info on Midcoast Maine creameries participating in this event at midcoastcheesetrail.com, and a pdf statewide listings brochure from the State of Maine website here.
Appleton Creamery is joining other members of the Midcoast Cheese Trail in celebrating June is Dairy Month on June 9th, 11 am to 4 pm with special activities.
Come try your hand at milking a goat, taste the difference between goat and cow milk, stretch some mozzarella, sample and buy some cheese.
We will be joined by Stone Fox Creamery with ice cream (weather permitting), and Brazen Baking with their signature whole grain breads and crackers.
Milk a goat: noon and 1 p.m.
Stretch mozzarella: 2 p.m.
Taste milk & cheese: ongoing
For more information on other area farms with special events planned, visit midcoastcheesetrail.com.
Our farm stand is open Saturday and Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm for the 2019 season. We’re at 780 Gurneytown Road in Appleton. Credit/debit welcome. Learn more here.