Events and Community Activities
We have reoccurring events on Fridays and special events with live music. Save the dates on your calendar and join us for farm, food, and fun! Many of our events are also on FaceBook. Check it out!
Wicked Chicken Rotisserie Nights at Vernon Family Farm 🐔
Wicked Chicken Rotisserie Nights at the farm! Don’t worry about a pre-order, just come for a chicken between 4pm-8pm at the farm. Take out or Dine in!
We have many different spice blends available. All spice blends are from Stock and Spice (Portsmouth, NH). All rotisserie chickens are dairy and gluten free.
~VFF custom rub (our most popular rub; lemon zest, thyme, tarragon, oregano, amchur, smoked paprika, garlic, onion, Hungarian paprika, salt, brown sugar)
~Tuscan Herb (rosemary, fennel, oregano, basil, garlic, onion, chile flakes, salt)
~Harissa (smoked paprika, ancho, cayenne, chipotle, Aleppo, chile powder, garlic, oregano, cumin, coriander, caraway, red pepper)
~$9/lb, approximately $25 per rotisserie chicken (price varies depending on size of chicken)
OTHER DETAILS about ROTISSERIE CHICKEN
~Rotisserie chickens were raised by VFF, all chicken is nonGMO, pasture raised, USDA certified and Halal certified.
Our Wicked Chicken Patio is ready. We have a green space and 4 fire pits for the public to enjoy. Enjoy a gorgeous farm-scape, our Wild Flower Meadow and live music! The farm store is open for shopping and we are stocked with farm pops!
~If you eat at the farm, please make sure to bring your own sides. We do have compostable plate-wear and cutlery available.
~We have a bar by donation available with local beverages and free potable water. Please, no outside alcohol.
~Wicked Chicken Rotisserie Nights during these months is 4pm-8pm.
LIVE MUSIC FRIDAYS!
Sit back, relax and enjoy rotisserie chicken and live music! Here is a list of our dates and other featured Wicked Chicken Events:
~Friday October 4 - Rotisserie chicken and a Sheep Show ($10/adult; kids free entrance)
There will be 2 sheep dog shows, 4:30-5:30pm and 6:30-7:30pm.
CANCELED ~Friday October 11 FRIED CHICKEN (full dinner) and RED TAIL HAWK (5pm-8pm, $10 cover)
CANCELED ~Friday October 18 Rotisserie and Reggae; LIVE music featuring Boom Lava
~Friday November 1 Rotisserie and Noodlephant reading ($5/kid; adults free entrance) Join us on the Wicked Chicken Patio with children’s author Jacob Kramer
2020 Events and Activities
TACO TUESDAY ~ Stay Tuned for more dates!
Join guest Chef Dave Vargas at the farm for tacos. Come dine at the farm with friends/family, enjoy the music and farm atmosphere plus incredible tacos featuring local ingredients.
Local beverages by donation, no outside alcohol permitted. All paper products and cutlery is biodegradable and plastic free. Help us make an impact, bring your own water bottle, free H20.
Look forward to more TACO TUESDAYS soon (5pm-8pm, $10 cover)
FIRE AND ICE at the FARM 🔥
Join for our Fire and Ice celebration, August 21st, 2020 4pm-8pm.
It is a family friendly farm event and it’s a perfect Friday afternoon/evening activity. Come and join many other community members for live music, fire performances, face painting, flower crowns, and local food on the farm. Look forward to hayrides, baby chick viewing/holding, farm pops, face painting, kid games, and more.
Custom spiced chicken for delicious pulled BBQ rotisserie chicken sandwiches, kale caesar salad, chips and a drink are available for purchase. Feel free to bring a blanket/lawn chairs for your own comfort.
Beer/wine by donation.
$10/adult at the door; kids are free.
Please no smoking, outside alcohol or food and no pets. Thanks!
Hold a Chick 🐥
Every Friday in the Summer (May 3rd-september 20th), 10am-12pm
Shop local and see where your food comes from. Visit the farm store, buy your groceries, hold a baby chick, and enjoy a farm pop made with local fruit and organic cane sugar.
It's the perfect way to spend a sunny Friday morning with friends and community!
Note: **We would like to continue this event as a free event. In order to make that possible, we ask that you shop at our farm store. We have tons of our own and other local NH farm products. To check out what we have, see our website: https://www.vernonfamilyfarm.com/ Newfields Xmas Tree Bonfire
FLOWER CROWNS 🌸
Look forward to this next summer, July 2020
Look forward to make your own flower crowns at the farm. This is an activity that run at the same time as Hold a Chick. Flowers for crowns are provided by Omniflora Farm (Kittery, ME). Crowns are $5 each. Look forward to this event on FaceBook as it is NOT a weekly activity.