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Josie Porter Farm

Home of Cherry Valley CSA


2017 On-Farm Events 

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 Tasting Event : On Sunday, June 11, noon to 4 p.m. the Josie Porter Farm will host an elegant 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.  Executive Chef Daniel Mattrocce of Lanes End Farm kitchen and his Manhattan based catering company, will prepare intriguing tapas featuring an assortment of fresh-from-the-farm foods sourced from the Josie Porter Farm and their family of growers and producers. Chef Mike Abate of the Pocono Supper Club will offer gourmet organic vegetarian plates; and, Chef Proprietor Salvatore Cinquemani of Foulks Sheep Hill Farm will prepare special lamb entrĂ©es from his Texel & Dorset crossed lamb.  Exceptional libations will be provided to compliment the menu. Guests may also enjoy visiting with the Chefs as well as the growers who helped provide the meal.  In addition, enjoy live music by the Organic Planet Duo.   Farm tours will also be offered.   Several vendors from the farms June 10 festival will remain onsite to provide additional offerings and entertainment.  A portion of the proceeds ($5 of every ticket) will be donated to the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) toward PASAs mission to advance sustainable agriculture education. We will be selling a limited number of tickets for the event. We hope that you will join us by supporting this event, our farm, and PASA.  BUY TICKETS NOW!


Pocono Garlic Festival - September 2 & 3 at Shawnee Mountain. 10 am - 6 pm each day.