Maple Sugar Festival


Saturday, March 3 at the Great Swamp from Noon – 4 PM

All Ages.
Join this annual festival celebrating the peak of maple sugaring season. Enjoy tree tapping demonstrations, delicious syrup taste tests, and fun games. ‘Hike through Maple Sugaring History’ along the trails, make your own snow cone, and so much more. This event is rain or shine.

For further information, click here. 

Fosterfields in Morristown Hosts Third Annual Local Harvest in Morris Twp.

Fosterfields Living Historical Farm brings a sampling of its early 20th century farm life heritage, sustainable farming practices and information about heritage breeds to visitors attending the Third Annual Local Harvest: Farms, Food & Family.

The event is sponsored by the Northern New Jersey Chapter of Slow Food, in partnership with the Morris County Park Commission. Visitors to the event may meet local farmers and food artisans, and sample and/or purchase various products while learning about supporting community-based agriculture. Additional parking will be available at Fosterfields where free shuttle buses will be available to transport visitors to and from the Cultural Center.

Fosterfields Living Historical Farm, located at 73 Kahdena Road, Morristown, NJ, 07960, reopens on Saturday, April 2, 2011. For more information about Fosterfields, please call 973-326-7645 or visit

For more information about the Third Annual Local Harvest: Farms, Food, & Family event, visit, or contact Margaret Noon at 908-654-3242;

3rd Annual Local Harvest: Farms, Food, & Family
Saturday, February 12, 2011, 12 – 4pm (snow date: February 13) at
The Cultural Center
300 Mendham Road
Morris Township, NJ
For snow closing information, phone 973-326-7645.

Read more about the event in the Hanover Eagle.