Three Ways to Enjoy This Special Weekend-Long Celebration!

Harvest Festival (Saturday & Sunday)

Celebrate the bounty of the fall season with an ongoing lineup of live music, expert talks, samples from local specialty purveyors, and craft beer and wine tastings.

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Harvest Festival Plus with Mario Batali (Sunday Only)

Enjoy all of the Harvest Festival programs and activities, plus general admission for a cooking demonstration by Chef Mario Batali and his co-host from ABC's The Chew, Carla Hall. Seating is limited; advance purchase highly recommended.

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Family Garden Picnic with Mario Batali (Sunday Only)

The ultimate fall foodie experience! The Family Garden Picnic features packages that include all of the programs and activities of the Harvest Festival Plus ticket, with the addition of a picnic lunch designed personally by Mario, special meet-and-greets, VIP activities, and preferred seating at the Mario Batali and Carla Hall demonstration. Not attending with kids? Check out the Family Garden Foodie Ticket which swaps out the picnic lunch for an exclusive reception with Mario and Carla.

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