A 700-acre Demeter certified 650A Biodynamic farm in central Columbia County, NY

May Day Celebration and Spring Faire

Calling all knights and ladies in waiting, jesters and jugglers, musicians, magicians, and merrymakers! Immerse yourself in the days of Merrie Olde England, steeped in the allure of bygone days and knights! Come to enjoy a day of meeting and greeting friends, sharing a picnic together (bring your own or purchase from the faire café or Farm Store) and enjoying the beauty of the valley. Maypole dances will be performed by the grade students of Hawthorne Valley School at 10:30, followed by games and activities for children, the artisan vendor marketplace, student exhibits, delectable treats, and entertainment from 11:30 to 3:30. The Acorn Players student puppetry troupe will present ‘A Song of Kwelanga’ in the Morningstar Kindergarten Puppet Theatre at 1:00 and 2:00 pm. We encourage you to come in Renaissance costume!

Turtle Pass – $5 – Treasure Hunting, Face Painting, Bubbles and more in the Kindergarten Yard for “Wee Folk” (through age 6)

Knight’s Pass – $5 – Unlimited games participation for ages 7 and up

Puppet Show – $4, all ages


When: Sat, May 2 @ 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Cost: Free
Where: Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School
330 County Route 21C
Ghent, NY 12075