Dandelion Festival

When:
May 18, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
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Where:
Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm
58 Cleveland Hill Rd
Tamworth, NH 03886
USA
Cost:
$10; $5 for ages 5–10; FREE for ages 4 and under
Dandelion Festival @ Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm | Tamworth | New Hampshire | United States

Join us for an event that enthusiastically explores the wonders of an often misunderstood plant!

  • Taste samples of delectable dandelion foods and beverages, including jelly and wine
  • Explore the “Dandelions: Weed or Wonder?” exhibit in our Well Room
  • Wander through the “Our Medicine Through Time” exhibit
    • Pull up a chair at the soda fountain to taste homemade rootbeer
    • Sip bitters and cordials at the Victorian apothecary
    • Have fun at the drug store trying dandelion cosmetics
  • View a live beehive and learn about bees, their relationship to the dandelion and more
  • Create a dandelion-themed craft
  • Duck into the Garden Shed for a live dandelion exhibit and garden-related information
  • Paint a colorful flower pot  Additional $5 fee
  • Stretch yourself during “Yoga in the Grass” led by Barbara McEvoy  Bring your yoga mat
    Sun salutation—11:30AM | Relaxing—2:30PM
  • Watch how water and its “hitchhikers” move through the ground with Green Mountain Conservation Group’s watershed demonstration
  • Picture yourself as a dandelion—snap a photo at our photo op display
  • Sample Dande Jack Lemonade offered by Tamworth Distilling
  • Purchase dandelion honey, salve and tea, as well as handmade soap and bee products

This is a rain or shine event.