Taste of the Catskills Festival
OCTOBER 12 & 13, 2019, DELHI, NY
open both days at 10am rain or shine!
THIS IS 2018 INFO. EXPECT SIMILAR INFO IN 2019. FINAL DETAILS TO COME.
Pure Catskills WAC Tent (Saturday & Sunday)
Talk with Kristin & Heather about Catskill Fresh and find a host of Pure Catskills members. More free goodies and samples than ever! www.buypurecatskills.com
Cowboy Dressage Show — with Jeff Wilson (Saturday & Sunday)
Come experience the magic of Catskill Morgans and watch their amazing movements. Jeff Wilson is a horse whisperer and he will wow you with his horses and performance.
Cooperative Extension Education Station (Saturday & Sunday)
Come find out some fun farm facts about Delaware County farms and farm products. Pretty posters share statistics and handouts are available.
Delaware County Dairy Princess & Dairy Ambassadors (Saturday & Sunday)
Learn about the dairy industry in Delaware County, farms and food with this year’s Dairy Princess. There are games to play and merchandise to buy as well as samples at different times during the festival. Have you had your three today?
Community Carnival (Saturday & Sunday)
Come play some old fashioned country carnival games and donate dollars to local community groups. Try your skill at games of chance and luck. Win bragging rights and small prizes as you help raise money for causes in our community! Different groups will be running the carnival throughout the festival so come join the fun.
Giant Activity Area (Saturday & Sunday)
Visit the Giant’s activity area and play some popular family games…but beware these things are big! You will find lawn checkers, fee fi…tic tac toe, giant jenga, dominoes and more. Have a great BIG time!
Fairy Land (Saturday & Sunday)
Visit Fairy Land and find mini and magical signs of these miniature forest friends.
5210 on the Farm (Saturday & Sunday)
Come learn about the 5210 project and how to improve your health in 4 easy steps. Enjoy fun activities on the flat by the barn including the Okay Corral & Barnyard Golf. A 5210 informational table inside the barn will allow you to take materials and tips home for a healthy lifestyle.
Walk-up Art (Saturday & Sunday)
Stop by and add your version of love about the Catskills, Food & Farming. This simple interactive group booth will allow you to express your creativity.
Pappa’s Little Hillbilly Express (Saturday & Sunday)
Come take a ride with Ralph and Mabel on the Hillbilly Express. A lovingly built barrel train will entertain all kinds of riders both days down on the flat below the main tent. Rides cost $1.00.
Arm of the Sea Theater Performances (1pm Sunday)
For over twenty years Arm-of-the-Sea has been developing a style of magical realism that marries the mythic and the everyday, humanity and the earth, visual arts and natural science, poetry and politics. www.armofthesea.org. Their large-scale productions incorporate ancient theatrical devices for shared enchantment and visual storytelling. With music, gesture and stunning visuals, they illuminate the links between human communities and the life-support processes of this living planet.
Catskill Puppets (Saturday & Sunday)
Enjoy these amazing parade sized puppets as they dance around the farm with people power. Truly an amazing display. Grab a stick and join them if you see them nearby! http://catskillpuppettheater.com
It’s A Great Pumpkin Play Area (Saturday & Sunday)
Do you believe in fun? Then visit the Great Pumpkin play area and see what a great time you will have!
Corn Hole & Jenga (Saturday & Sunday)
Sip and Play all day by the Ommegang tent.
Bocce Tournament (Saturday 1pm)
Costumed Teams Battle for the 8th Annual All Farm Terrain Bocce title come cheer them on as they play seriously but dress silly. Want to join…get your costumes and come play! Prizes awarded.
Maple Shade Farm Tours at 1pm — Saturday & Sunday
Learn about the history of the farm that hosts the festival. Settled in 1785 Maple Shade Farm is a storied farm in the area. Walk around the buildings and find out what was produced, how the farm has changed and some of the secrets it holds.
Maple Shade Farm Wedding Tour 2 pm — Saturday & Sunday
Always dreamt of a destination wedding in the Catskills? Come find out about our amazing farm weddings. A farm tour, photos and vendor resources are part of your tour. See how easy it is to plan an upstate wedding. www.msfcatskillsweddings.com