June 10: Cherry Valley Festival: On Saturday, June 10,
the sixth annual Cherry Valley Festival will be held to celebrate the unique natural environmental
qualities of the valley and raise awareness of conservation efforts underway.
TheFestival is hosted at the Josie Porter Farm, 6514 Cherry Valley Road, Stroudsburg, PA., and will run from 10 AM to 5 PM,
rain or shine. It will be a fun-filled
day with family activities designed for the participation of children and
adults. Planned events include
educational speakers, nature walks, farm tours, demonstrations, and environmentally themed
vendors, arts and crafts. In addition, there will be food and beverages available. Live entertainment throughout the day will be
provided by strolling musicians from the Pocono Bluegrass &
Folk Society. The festival is free to the public. Admission is free; plenty of
parking and a golf cart shuttle
service make it easy to get around.
June 11: Farm-to-Table Event : OnSunday June 11, noon to 4 pm, the Josie Porter Farm will host its second annual Farm-to-Table Tasting event featuring local foods and chefs on the farm located in beautiful Cherry Valley. A variety of small plates, sure to appeal to our community of conscious eaters, will be served. Live music will be provided by local jazz artists. In addition, farm tours and a guided nature walk will be offered. Several vendors from the farm's June 10 festival will remain onsite to provide additional offerings and entertainment..