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.
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.
Christmas at the Farm Dec. 6 & 7 and Dec. 20 - Jan. 1 (excluding Christmas Day). Learn how Christmas was celebrated in late 19th century Woodstock in the farmhouse and linger in the cozy kitchen as treats are baked in the woodstove. Holiday programs and making historic ornaments. Don't miss a winter visit to the farm. 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Dec. 26-Jan. 1 horse-drawn sleigh or wagon rides (weather permitting). 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wassail Weekend Dec. 12, 13, & 14. You'll be welcomed to tour the festively decorated 1890 Farm House; make a historic ornament as a memento of your visit. Sunday: horse-drawn sleigh or wagon rides (weather permitting). 10:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m.
For a complete listing of events.
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.
WCAX Interview with Gov. Madeleine Kunin & David Donath, authors featured in the recently published book, The Vermont Difference: Perspectives from the Green Mountain State.
Working Lands - Our Vermont Home - January, 2013
Billings Farm & Museum offers "Heart of Vermont" Driving Tour CD and Map.