2020 Christmas Tree Drop Off Day

Sunday, January 5, 2020, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM  780 Gurneytown Road, Appleton, Maine 04862.

Recycle the season! Our goats would love to recycle your Christmas tree! Drop off your clean, no-spray, no-tinsel tree for our goats to turn into future cheese. Visit with the goats, and enjoy a cup of hot chocolate! Please, make sure there are no ornaments left on the tree, and no wreaths please. Cheese will be available for sale. Find map to our location here.

Maine Harvest Festival

November 23 & 24, 10 am – 4 pm at the Cross Center in Bangor. We’ll be there again, just in time for your Thanksgiving table.  Stock up for the holidays. The Maine Harvest Festival , presented by the Maine Potato Board (mainepotatoes.com), is Maine’s annual orgy of delicious, locally produced products, and is a great opportunity to fill those holiday gift baskets full of Maine-made foodstuffs.

Maine Harvest Festival

Celebrating 25 Years – Goatapalooza 2019 Silver Jubilee

Caitlin's Favorite KidsSunday, 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 (need not be present to win).  Click for more details. and how to find the farm.

Maine Open Farm Day – July 28

Caitlin's Favorite KidsHours: 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.