11th Annual Piper’s Orchard Festival of Fruit

September 16, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Carkeek Park
Fran Clifton

There will be activities in two locations in Carkeek Park:

The Friends of Piper’s Orchard invite the community to join them in celebrating Carkeek Park’s historic orchard on Saturday, September 16 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm in Carkeek Park. FREE and fun for the whole family, activities include:

In Piper’s Orchard
Visit the orchard
Orchard tours (11:30am and 1:30pm)
Get your fruit tree and grape questions answered
Apple variety tasting
Mason Bee demonstrations
Orchard Oculus art piece

At the Environmental Center
Apple pie contest (10-10:45am)
Apple identification
Fresh pressed cider demonstration
Buy pies and cider from Tillie’s Cafe (11am-2pm)
Master Gardener Clinic with activities for adults and children
Carkeek Wildlife Habitat Gardens tours
Live Music

See post  for more details.