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  • Come celebrate the season in Sharon Springs!

    The 2014 Garden Party

    BY:Josh and Brent

    …erials straight from your garden. 3:30 Historic Walking Tour – Our town historians will give a walking tour of historic Sharon Springs. You’ll learn all of the local lore that made us fall in love with the place. Tours start from the Chalybeate Temple in the park. A $10 donation to the historical society is appreciated. 7:00pm Festa Italiana—an Italian Spring feast at 204 Main Bistro. For reservations call: 518.284.2540. Click…

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    See Jane Run

    BY:Dr. Brent

    …u region of Northern Kenya. We did so to meet up with our friend (and Josh’s former boss and mentor) Jane Newman. Jane is one of the most inspiring persons we’ve ever met. Some of you have also met her during the tours of our farm during Sharon Springs Festivals. She’s the unassuming, pretty English woman who leads tours of the flower garden, sharing her knowledge. Little did you know, however, how amazing she truly is. Here is…

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    Harvest Festival 2011

    BY:Josh and Brent

    …:00-4:00pm–Tour of Beekman Farm (SOLD OUT). To eliminate issues with parking, there is a shuttle to and from the farm that picks up and drops off at the steps of The Mercantile. 10:00-4:00pm–Walking architectural tours of Historic Sharon Springs led by our town historian and design journalist, Mitch Owens. Click here for ticket information. Space is limited. 10:00-4:00pm–Check out the Homage to the Harvest exhibit of local…

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    Garden Party 2011

    BY:Josh and Brent

    …s project at the farm, click here At Noon join the members of the historical society for a tour of historic Main Street in Sharon Springs (meet in front of the Historical Society building on Main Street). There are two other tours scheduled during the weekend (see below listings) so if this gathering is too large, please join a later one. At 1:00pm rest your feet while listening to the special lecture, Design Inspirations for Small Gardens by…

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  • A perfect time to visit Beekman!

    2015 Harvest Festival

    BY:Josh and Brent

    …king here   FRIDAY 9/18 Harvest Feast at the American Hotel – [American Hotel] A 4 course dinner with pairings of NYS wines and beers. Call 518.284.2105 for reservations.   SATURDAY 9/19 All Day – Beekman 1802 Farm Tours. Click here for tickets. [Beekman Farm] All Day– ETSY Maker’s Village and festival vendors [South Street] All Day – Kids Creative Garden [Chalybeate Park Pavilion] Cobbler & Co Gift Shop will create a safe…

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    2014 Sharon Springs Harvest Festival

    BY:Josh and Brent

    It’s Harvest Time again! The world-famous Sharon Springs Harvest Festival is scheduled for September 20 & 21st.

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    Bionic Bubby, Chief Mouser, Trusty Friend.

    BY:Josh and Brent

    Many of you are familiar with our barn cat, Bubby. Some of you met him during tours of the farm. Some saw him on the television show. And a lot of you read about him in The Bucolic Plague.

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    Garden Party 2015

    BY:Josh and Brent

    …sixth annual Garden Party Festival in Sharon Springs–our little celebration of making it through another long, upstate Winter! Check back right here up until the day of the event for the latest details. Saturday   9:30 Tours begin of Beekman Farm. For ticket information, click here   9:30am-5:00pm Chris Ottman will demonstrate how he creates his popular Cherry Valley Tincicles. Demonstrations all day in front of Cobbler and Company….

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    Harvest Festival 2012!

    BY:Josh and Brent

    …uld fish with Brad Pitt? Get one step closer? Come for a free dry-casting lesson by world-renowned fly fisherman, JP Ross. Everyone will get a chance to try! Meet in front of the Mercantile 2:00pm–Walking architectural tours of Historic Sharon Springs led by our town historian. Click here for ticket information. Space is limited. 3:oo-5:00pm — a special screening of the powerful documentary film, The First Season. Filmmaker Rudd…

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    Hyde Hall

    BY:Mitchell Owens

      Since childhood I’ve been obsessed with historic houses, whether modest or magnificent. Much of this passion has to do with the intriguing stories old houses have to tell—after all, one can swoon over a building’s architectural style but the narrative behind its creation is what gives it life. Which explains why I fell madly in love with Hyde Hall in Springfield, New York, ten years ago, not long after I moved to nearby Sharon Springs, and why I’m a […]

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