August 16, 2016, Warwick NY --- Despite the early-season unruly weather patterns, Pennings Farm avoided complete "cornage" with a generous crop of sweet corn and peaches! Celebrate summers favorite harvest at Pennings annual Sweet Corn and Peach Festival on Saturday, August 27, 2016.
The special day is set aside to honor two of the area's most beloved crops offering a variety of these delicious foods grown right here on the farm and surrounding orchards and farms. Special seasonal delicacies like roasted corn hot off the grill, Oscar's Crazy corn, peach lemonade, hard peach ciders and peach dessert toppings will round out the summer season menu at Pennings Grill.
The Beer Garden will be the festival home base featuring a variety of fun-for-the-whole-family activities, live music, outdoor games and ice-cold brews and ciders.
The Beer Garden will be the festival home base featuring a variety of free fun-for-the-whole-family activities, live music, outdoor games, ice cream treats, ice-cold brews and hard ciders.
•12:00pm – 5:00pm: Corn and Peaches will be revered in a variety of creative culinary dishes and farm market products;
•1pm and 3pm: Corn sack races for adults and children;
•1:30pm and 3:30pm: 3-legged races for adults and children;
•2pm and 4pm: Corn on the Cob eating contest in the Beer Garden;
•Square dancing and country line dancing with the Foot & Fiddle Dance Company throughout the afternoon. Kiddos, come dressed in your finest country attire and do-si-do your partner.
•The Kiddie Corral is open for kiddos to visit with and feed our friendly goats and chickens;
•The Pennings Ice Cream Stand is open featuring seasonal peach dessert toppings in addition to the regular menu;
•All day: Family style outdoor lawn games in the Beer Garden including Corn Hole, Garden Scrabble and more.