August 11: Taste of Summer Festival Saturday at Tuttle Orchards

Taste of Summer Festival

Saturday, August 11th

We have updated this on Friday, Aug 10th with the most current info…please read below…as there are changes and updates.

Join us for a day to celebrate all the summer flavors before they are gone!  Saturday, August 11!

Here’s everything that’s happening:

Taste of Summer Sampling in the Farm Store (10am to 4pm):

Sample our Tuttle’s grown melons including:

  • Watermelons – several types
  • Honeydew
  • Sadly as of Friday’s picking looks like we are almost done with cantaloupe for the season so maybe a few but not a lot of cantaloupe.  

Sample so many of our salsas:

  • Tuttle’s Pineapple Salsa
  • Tuttle’s Apple Salsa
  • Hot Tomato Salsa
  • Mild Tomato Salsa  

Sample many of our other summer products including:

  • Hot Pepper Bacon Jam
  • Summer Tomato Salad Dressing
  • Red Pepper Relish 

Sale on fresh picked tuttle’s peppers – lots of Peppers in season right now!!

Good’s Ice Cream Truck (10am to 2pm) – weather permitting.  

Good’s Ice Cream from Anderson, IN will be bringing their ice cream truck and will have ice cream available for purchase.  A celebration of summer is not complete without ice cream.

Tuttle’s Roasted Corn (10am to 2pm) – LIMITED SUPPLY.

Get some freshly roasted Tuttle’s corn on the cob from 10am to 2pm.  Cost is $3/ear

Enjoy Taste of Summer Lunch in the Cafe (Served from 10am to 6pm): served rain or shine  

Menu includes summer favorites like:

  • Tuttle’s BLT with freshly sliced tomatoes and Indiana raised bacon.
  • Tuttle’s Chicken Salad Sandwich on Croissant
  • Tuttle’s Tomato Mozzarella Sandwich with fresh raised tomatoes, basil, and pesto.
  • Tuttle’s BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich w/Tuttle’s Apple Butter BBQ Sauce
  • Tuttle’s summer Gyro with homegrown peppers  

Sides include (each sandwich includes choice of side):

  • Tuttle’s watermelon
  • Pasta salad with Tuttle’s sweet corn and cherry tomatoes

Treats including:

  • Apple Cider Slushies

Sunflower Trail (please note the trail is pretty much done blooming for season…open 10-5PM)

There is no charge to explore the trail, but it is DONE BLOOMING for the season.  You can pick sunflower flower heads for seed for $1/seed head.  

Family Activities (10am t0 4pm)

{Activity Tickets are $2.50/each}:

  • Hayrides (1 activity ticket per person) – weather permitting
  • Tractor Town Kid’s Farm Area (1 ticket per child) – weather permitting
  • Picking Sunflower Seed Head ($1.00/per seed head)

Important things to know:

  • Pets are not permitted due to all the food safety regulations we must comply with.
  • In the event of rain or severe weather the outdoor activities will be closed for your safety.