Taste of the Catskills Festival
October 7 & 8, 2017, Delhi, NY
open both days at 10am rain or shine!
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
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 some miniature 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 — 1&3pm Saturday
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. 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. www.armofthesea.org
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! catskillpuppettheater.com
Farm Olympics — Saturday & Sunday
Organized by Lamont, this fun event returns bigger and better to challenge TOC guests to see if they are Farm Strong. Teams and individuals will be timed on a farm obstacle course. Come compete for fun and bragging rights!
Corn Hole & Jenga — Saturday & Sunday
Sip and Play all day by the Ommegang tent.
Bocce Tournament — Saturday 1pm
Costumed Teams Battle for the 6th 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.
Victorian Era Clothing Display 1837-1901 — Saturday & Sunday
What did Victorians wear? What was their clothing made of? Clothing for men, women and children will be on display along with items for sale. Display and information provided by Kathy Krusinski, Zasu Vintage.
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