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Mar 30th to Mar 31st

Easter Cupcake Basket & Cookie Workshop

Children will have a great time dressing up like a real baker to decorate an Easter Cupcake Basket and Cookie. Pre-paid reservations are required.

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Saturday Mar 24th

The Flavors of Easter

Easter is a wonderful day spent with family! WOW your loved ones with delicious recipes from our Apple Barrel chefs. Come join us for demonstrations, recipes, and bring your appetite, too!

Apr 16th to Apr 20th

Apple Pie Workshop (For Kids!)

Children will have a great time learning about pie making in the Apple Barrel! Dressed just like a Lyman baker, and using Lyman's Own fresh, eco-certified apples and secret pie recipe, each child will make a 6-inch Hi-Top Apple Pie.

Apr 16th to Apr 20th

Junior Golf Camp

Lyman Orchards weekly Junior Golf Camp provides a safe and fun instructional environment where your young golfer will learn, refine, and improve their skills. Full and half day sessions available. Call 860.398.6480 for details.

Saturday Apr 21st

Spring Apple Hunt

Save the date for Connecticut's only Spring Apple Hunt! Find apples hidden in a Hay Maze; Enjoy Magic Shows, Pony Rides and Face Painting, too! Children ages 1 to 10 years may participate.

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Saturday May 5th

Grow the Game Day at Lyman Orchards

If you know someone who is interested in learning the game, “Grow the Game Day” is perfect for them! It’s fun for the whole family! Free greens fees and free range from 10-2 and free clinics throughout the day!

Saturday May 12th

Mother's Day Cake Decorating Workshop for Children

Kids will love decorating a delicious fresh-baked cake, just for Mom! This hands-on workshop takes place in the Apple Barrel. All decorating materials are provided, including tons of frosting, special candies, and a delicious pre-made cake. Bring your camera!

Sunday May 13th

Mother's Day Brunch

Treat Mom to a memorable experience she will treasure forever with a delicious holiday brunch in the historic Lyman Homestead. Catered by our Apple Barrel chefs.

Tuesday Jun 5th

Women's Golf Day

Women’s Golf Day is a one day event celebrating girls and women playing golf and learning the skills that last a lifetime. The day includes free clinics, a Golf For Fun Scramble, and dinner/social hour.

Saturday Jun 16th

Strawberry Fest

Come enjoy a day of outdoor family fun and great food at our annual Strawberry Fest, celebrating Lyman's fresh-grown strawberries and sweet strawberry treats from the Apple Barrel. Fun activities of the day include Strawberry Picking in the orchard, Live Music on the Apple Barrel deck, Pie Eating Contests, Pony Rides. Face Painting, and much more! Enjoy Breakfast on the Deck, sizzling hotdogs and burgers at the Outdoor Grill, and so much more!

Monday May 1st

World's Largest Golf Outing

The World’s Largest Golf Outing is the single largest charitable golf event held on one day that makes a significant impact in the lives of those who need it most - our nation's veterans. This year, WLGO will benefit Fisher House Foundation and Arnie's Army. We look forward to seeing you for this important event!

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Sunday Jun 24th

Jaguar Car Show

Join us as we welcome back members of the Jaguar Club of Southern New England as they host their 44th Annual Concours d'Elegance on the Apple Barrel grounds. Come see an impressive gathering of beautiful and historic models of Jaguars, from the rarest to the latest models, from luxurious sedans to the pulse-racing designs of sports cars and convertibles.

Saturday Jun 30th

Food Trucks on the Farm

Join Lyman Orchards for our Food Trucks on the Farm Festival. From farm to food truck to your table, feast on delicacies from some of your favorite rolling kitchens.

Thursday Jul 5th

Drive, Chip & Putt Championship

The 2019 Drive, Chip & Putt Championship is open to boys and girls ages 7-15 (as of 4/6/18) competing in separate divisions in four age categories. There is no entry fee to participate but pre-registration is required.

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Saturday Jul 7th

Ray Hussong Memorial Golf Day

Come play golf in the Ray Hussong Memorial Golf Day...we're keeping our courses open for the whole day to benefit the CT Section PGA Golf Foundation's Junior Golf programs.

Saturday Jul 14th

Blueberry Fest

Join us for a day of sweet family fun as we celebrate everyone's favorite berry – our homegrown Blueberries! Come blueberry picking (we'll also have raspberries and jostaberries) and enjoy hours of family-oriented activities at the Apple Barrel, including Pony Rides, Horse-drawn Wagon Rides and face painting. Kick-back and relax to some live music on the Apple Barrel deck while indulging in sweet berry treats, fresh-made Ice Cream, and hot food from the Outdoor Grill.

Saturday Jul 28th

CPTV Kids Day

Come meet PBS Kids’ stars making appearances throughout the day at the Apple Barrel, starting at 11 a.m. In the past, we've hosted Splash, Bubbles, Buddy the Dinosaur, Arthur, Curious George and more! Who will it be this year?

Saturday Aug 18th

Peach Fest

Bring family and friends for a fun day picking peaches in the country with live music, great food and bushels of outdoor activities for all ages. Enjoy delicious Peach treats at the Apple Barrel; Go peach picking in the orchards; visit the Apple Barrel for cider donuts, treats at the Outdoor Grill and lots of fresh-baked Pies! Activities of the day include pony rides, fun family activities, face-painting for children, and more!

Saturday Aug 18th

All Corvair and VW Car Show

During this year's Peach Fest, don't miss "Air Cooled at the Orchard," an all Corvair and air-cooled Volkswagen Car Show, presented by Connecticut C.O.R.S.A. & the Connecticut Volkswagen Association.Judging is by People's Choice; prizes will be awarded for best in class and best in show. The Car Show is 9am to 3pm.

Jul 28th to Aug 26th

Sunflower Maze

Discover the joy of getting lost in the heart of our orchard amid 350,000 blooming red and yellow sunflowers in Connecticut's original Sunflower Maze! As you navigate along nearly two miles of twisting and turning pathways searching for the exit, fun trivia clues will help guide the way. Experience our unique Sunflower Maze and help a great cause -- $1 of each admission is donated to Connecticut Children's Medical Center.

Saturday Sep 1st


Join us as we celebrate the sweet, delicious, and often under-appreciated fruit – the Pear. You'll enjoy a fun day on the farm with Pick Your Own Pears and Apples, the historic Corn Maze, sweet treats from the Apple Barrel, great family activities and more!

Sep 1st to Nov 4th

Corn Maze!

With more than two miles of twisting and winding pathways in four acres of towering cornstalks, a hundred decision points, and just one way out, getting lost will be a lot of fun, and it's all for a great cause! $1 of every admission is donated to the American Cancer Society.

Sunday Sep 2nd

SteveSongs Free Concert

PBS Kids' Mr. Steve blends smart lyrics, catchy melodies and thoughtful messages into fun, participatory songs that kids love and adults find irresistible. Bring a blanket or chairs and relax in the field outside the Apple Barrel!

Saturday Sep 8th

Harvest Music Festival

Come join the fun as some of the best regional and local bands perform live at the Apple Barrel tent to raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital!

Sunday Oct 7th

Putt Fore Pink Golf Classic

Help us raise money for the important work done at Middlesex Comprehensive Breast Center. Come out and play golf in our 3rd Annal Putt Fore Pink Golf Classic as we join the fight during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Wednesday Oct 10th

Superintendent's Revenge

This event is the most fun you'll have on the golf course as our Superintendents line the course with challenging obstacles and more!

Saturday Oct 13th

Paint the Pumpkin Pink

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Have a great time painting a pumpkin while supporting a worthy cause! You pick out the pumpkin, we provide all the paints, glitter, and special decorating materials you can use! Located on the Apple Barrel grounds; proceeds will benefit the Middlesex Comprehensive Breast Center.