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10th Annual Tour de Farms

110 Airport Drive
Bristol, VT

The 2017 Tour features a 28-mile route with 9 farm stops. Over 30 local farms, food businesses and restaurants will be participating. Sample everything from organic fruit smoothies to pulled pork to maple scones!

We are limiting riders to 400 people. The base ticket price for adults is $50 for early bird tickets until June 30/ $60 until July 28th / $75 day of.

Kids under 18 and students are $25 until June 30 / $35 until July 28th / $50 day of.

The Tour de Farms was featured in Outside Magazine in 2015 when listing Middlebury as one of the 16 best places to live in the U.S. and the 2016 Tour was highlighted in The Local Motive series in VT Public TV's Outdoor Journal.

Register by June 30th to save $25.

This annual fundraiser supports the work of ACORN. Thank you for helping us promote healthy local foods, human-powered transportation and engaging outside recreation!

MORE DETAILS:

DATE & LOCATION – Sunday, August 6th, 2017 at Bristol Rec. Field, Bristol, VT (next to Mt. Abraham High School). Please arrive for registration on August 6th between 8:30 - 9:30 AM.

RAIN OR SHINE – hope for shine! Please come prepared for sun, wind and rain.

You may transfer your registration to another rider at any time before July 24th at 5 PM for a $10 transfer fee. If you cannot find another rider to transfer your registration to, you may request  a 50% refund, and the remaining 50% will be a donation to ACORN to cover costs. There will not be any refunds after July 28th. We do not share your personal information with any other nonprofit organizations or businesses nor do we store your credit card information.

Help us spread the word! If you refer TWO friends who register for the Tour, you'll receive a FREE Tour de Farms T-Shirt at registration on August 6th.  (Only applicable to 2017 Tour de Farms registrants). The Tour de Farms is run by volunteers and any help promoting the event goes a long way.

If you missed early bird registration, you can register the day of.

A concierge Farm Van will deliver purchased farm products to the Bristol Rec Field so riders don't need to carry extra weight with them. Some farms will accept credit cards, but please come prepared with cash to purchase items direct from the farm to take home and support our local producers!

Participating Farms, Businesses and Restaurants:

  • Golden Well Farm & Apiaries
  • Kimball Brook Farm
  • Blank Page Cafe / Bread and Butter Farm
  • Layn Farm
  • New Leaf Farm
  • Queen Bee Creemees
  • Vermont Smoke and Cure
  • The Bobcat Cafe & Brewery
  • Orb Weaver Cheese
  • Almost Home
  • Shacksbury Cider
  • Hogback Mountain Brewery
  • Savouré Soda
  • Farmhouse Chocolates + Ice Cream
  • Fuego Food Cart
  • Four Hills Farm
  • Vermont Tree Goods
  • Little Hogback Maple Syrup
  • Olivia's Croutons
  • Misty Knoll Farm
  • Lester Farm
  • Tourterelle Restaurant
  • Harvey Smith Farm
  • Boyer's Orchard
  • Vermont Vinegars
  • Willowell Farm
  • Wild Roots Farm
  • Last Resort Farm
  • Better off Bread
  • Old Road Farm

Join us at our After Party at the Bristol Rec Field, with live music, dancing, even more local food and "comridery!" Local food, beverages and ice cream will also be available for purchase. The party will be held 12PM - 4PM. The Party is open to the public!