Garlic Braiding - Pineland Farms, Inc. Garlic Braiding - Pineland Farms, Inc.

september, 2024

sun15sep3:00 pm4:30 pmGarlic Braiding

Event Details

Date & Time: September 15 – 3 PM – 4:30 PM

Event Type: Adult Program

Location: Pineland Farms Produce Division

Fee: $30 per person (ages 14 and up adult supervision required) | Pre-registration Required.


Description: Garlic braiding dates to ancient Greece and continues to be practiced today as a way of preserving and storing garlic while also decorating our homes. We are anxiously watching as our soft neck garlic grows and will be harvesting it to dry soon. We look forward to gathering in September to create 5 head garlic braids together. We hope you join us!

Be prepared to be outside for the entirety of the program.


Questions? Contact the Education Department: 207.650.3031 or


Are you visiting with a group of 10 or more? Please use our group visit sign-up form to learn more about group pricing.


Directions to the Education Barn: Follow GPS directions to the Market at 15 Farm View Drive, New Gloucester, Maine. Continue past the Market on Farm View Drive and take your first left onto Valley Farm Rd. Follow Valley Farm Rd. until you see the Smokehouse Visitors Center (white silo) on the right-hand side. Take the right hand turn immediately after the Smokehouse down to the Family Farmyard. The Education Barn is the largest barn on the farmyard.


(Sunday) 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Pineland Farms Produce Division at Gillespie Farm

752 Mayall Rd.

Organizer - 207.650.3031