Sunday, September 22, 2019, 11:00 a.m — 3:00 p.m. (tent.)

An annual event to maintain our land and buildings, purchase equipment, and make repairs.


Adults $30.00 • Youth 13–17, $10.00 • Children under 12, Free!

Food: from Miller’s Smorgasbord, using many vegetables and herbs from the Farm.
Music: Bobbi Carmitchell and Friends
Kid’s Tent: Activities, games and free play for children 4 & up.
Lawn games: Giant Jenga, Corn Hole & more.
Silent Auction: Stop by and check out items ranging from original artwork to favorites like Cherry Crest Adventure farm as well as some edible gifts from our fellow farmers.

Reserve a table in advance for 4, 8, or 10 friends. More shade with extra purple tents in the dining area.

Parking is nearby and accessible by a free shuttle.  Please contact events@homefields.org or 717.872.2012 with questions, to register children, and to reserve a table.


A Taste of Homefields Farm: Leave a little room for taste testing our vegetables and herbs. 
Guest farmers include Mirror Image Farms, Village Crest Farm, and North Star Orchard.

Sweet Italian Sausage in Peppers, Onions & Tomatoes • Grilled Chicken Breast • Brown Butter Cabbage • Vegan Wraps • Vegan Cucumber & Watermelon Salad • Heirloom Tomatoes with Sweet & Sour Cinnamon Dressing • Chips • Ciabatta Rolls • Sausage Rolls • Apple Pie • Ice Cream

Beverages: Water, juice boxes, coffee, Turkey Hill drinks, local beer & wine + a Farmer’s Mule (featuring asian pear cider, ginger beer, and lemongrass)


—special thanks to—

Chef Steve Gainer, Al Duncan, and crew from Miller’s Smorgasbord • Coleen Milligan • Mirror Image Farms • North Star Orchard • Village Crest Farm • Farmers Bradley Hagens, Elizabeth Swope, and all the Farmers

Lancaster Creative Reuse • The Lancaster County Career and Technology Center • The Green Sanctuary Committee, Universalist Church of Lancaster • Wilshire Hills Lions Club

—Gift Sponsors—

Bobbi Carmitchell • Brushstrokes on Canvas • Cherry Crest Adventure Farm • Fulton Theatre • Go ’N Bananas • Hands on House Museum • Jen’s Pottery Den • Lancaster Science Factory • Laserdome • Marita Hines • Metro Diner • Mirror Image Farms • Nancy O’Halloran • Nino’s Pizzeria & Ristorante North Star Orchard • Painting With A Twist • Refreshing Mountain • Rocky Springs Bowling • The Shack Mini Golf & Restaurant • Sight & Sound Theatre • Sky Zone • Strasburg Railroad • Uglie Acres • Village Crest Farm • The Ware Center, Millersville University

—Picnic in the Fields Committee—

Tracy & Steve Beck • Kristina Brandt • Allison G. Hawthorne • Beth Herr • Erin McFalls • Tom Strauss • Photography: Linda Strauss • Design: Dave Strauss