Gateway to Vermont’s Rural Heritage

Calendar

Billings Farm is open daily May 1 through October 31, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and weekends November - February, and Christmas & February vacation weeks from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

A Family Halloween - Oct. 26. Halloween fun for all ages! Doughnuts-on-a-string, pumpkin carving, Halloween tales, wagon rides, and lots more. Costume parades at 12:00 and 2:00 p.m. Children in costume admitted free when accompanied by an adult.

Wagon Ride Weekends - each weekend in November. Take a horse-drawn wagon ride and enjoy the dairy farm, farmhouse, and farm life exhibits during late fall – when the brilliance of foliage has softened and the weather is still pleasant; daily programs and activities. 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Thanksgiving Weekend - Nov. 28 - 30. Discover how Thanksgiving was observed in the 1890 Farm House at the Billings Farm – preparations, menu, and entertainment – and the critical and demanding work of harvesting crops each fall. The “History of Thanksgiving” programs will be presented in the parlor; cider pressing and harvest and food preservation activities for every age. Horse-drawn wagon rides. 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

For a complete listing of events.

The Rockefeller Legacy

Laurance S. Rockefeller's legacy is reflected in Woodstock and its environs. Here, he applied his belief in conservation, sustainable land use, and heritage as values that are essential to culture, community, and the human spirit.

In The Spotlight

Show Results for Billings Farm at the 2014 International Jersey Show, World Dairy Expo, Madison, Wisconsin - October, 2014

Billings Farm fairs very well at Eastern State Expo & Champlain Valley Fair.

Billings Farm & Museum announces the Peoples Choice awards for the 28th Annual Quilt Exhibition.

WCAX Interview with Gov. Madeleine Kunin & David Donath, authors featured in the recently published book, The Vermont Difference: Perspectives from the Green Mountain State.

Ottauquechee River restoration project in Woodstock, VT receives funding.

Working Lands - Our Vermont Home - January, 2013

Billings Farm & Museum offers "Heart of Vermont" Driving Tour CD and Map.

The Vermont Difference book cover Woodstock Vermont Film Series 2014-2015

Proud to receive the TripAdvisor 2014 Award of Excellence