Tastes of the Valley 2021!

Celebrating local tastes and sips with a THIRSTdays Harvest Tour!

Help support TLGV and sustain the rich agricultural tapestry of the National Heritage Corridor by taking a “THIRSTdays Harvest Tour” of The Last Green Valley this fall!

Our newest iteration of Tastes of the Valley will have you sample locally crafted sips while enjoying specially created tastes of fresh, farm-to-table foods each Thursday evening during Walktober. TLGV will have live prize items at each event as well as an online auction ongoing throughout the series. Tickets must be purchased in advance and are coming soon!

September 23, 4:30 - 7:30 pm - Westford Hill Distillers in Ashford with Creamery Brook Bison

September 30, 4:30 - 7:30 pm - Taylor Brooke Brewery & Winery in Woodstock with Azuluna Foods & Woodstock Sustainable Farms

October 7, 4:30 - 7:30 pm - Watercure Farm Distillery in Pomfret with Hungry Lion Food Truck

October 14, 4:30 - 7:30 pm - Preston Ridge Vineyard in Preston with Uncle D's Blazin BBQ & Comfort Catering

October 21, 4:30 - 7:30 pm - Rapscallion Brewery in Sturbridge with Homefield Kitchen & Brewing

October 28, 4:30 - 7:30 pm - Black Pond Brews in Killingly


Our 2021 Sponsors

Rebecca M. Harvey
UNFI Helping Hands

Byrnes Insurance Agency
Keith and Elaine Knowlton
Laura and Scott Moorehead

Cornerstone Bank
Marjorie L. Hoskin
Putnam Bank, a division of Centreville Bank

Eastern CT Savings Bank
Gerardi Insurance Services, Inc.
Groton Open Space Association
Jewett City Savings Bank
Schott North America Inc.
Sturbridge Tourist Association
Village Electric

Sponsorship opportunities are still available. Please contact Kyle Gregoire at 860-774-3300 or email Kyle@tlgv.org for more information.

A "Taste" of What is to Come in the Tastes of the Valley Online Auction!

A 1-Day Rental of The Barn at Roseland Park

Do you have a wedding/reunion/birthday or other party coming up? This is your opportunity to book the perfect party. Enjoy a one-day rental of The Barn at Roseland Park in Woodstock, CT complete with twelve round banquet tables, two rectangular banquet tables, fifty chairs, use of the catering room, Wi-Fi, cable, bistro patio, garbage disposal, parking, and non-exclusive use of the park. This rental has no cash value. Some alcohol restrictions may apply. Certificate expires 10/30/2022. Value: $2950

Join the Hale YMCA

Get your whole family into fitness! This one-year membership to the Hale YMCA in Putnam, CT is good for a whole family (2 adults and unlimited dependents under age 23). A YMCA membership sets you on the path to good health in spirit, mind and body, helping you enjoy a full and balanced life. Your membership provides quality programs for you and your whole family to enjoy! Value: $1,150

Have Fun at Mohegan Sun

Enjoy a 1-night, mid-week overnight stay at Mohegan Sun Hotel in Uncasville, CT. Spend the day shopping, dining at a great restaurant, or going to a show. Once your day is complete, you won’t have to drive home, you can relax at the hotel and enjoy all it has to offer. Reservations are required, subject to availability. Value: $300

Butterfly Bling

You or a special someone can get their bling on with a beautiful Vitreous Enamel on Sterling Silver Butterfly Brooch-Pendant Blue from Enchanted Jewelry. It is set with Blue Sapphires, Moonstone, Rhodium Plated for easy care. A Tiffany & Co. reproduction. It would make a great gift for someone special or for yourself. Value $540

And more:

An overnight stay at Captain Grants in Preston, CT with complementary wine and dessert plus a full country breakfast.

A family membership (2 adults and 2 children) to Old Sturbridge Village.

A septic tank, cesspool or holding tank cleaning within their service area by Jeff D. Helgerson Excavating, Inc.

An overnight stay at The Tree House at Underhill Hollow in North Grosvenordale, CT

A 25-ton load of sand stone, or topsoil delivered within 30 minutes radius of Rawson Materials plant.

A private tour for 4 people to the Governor Jonathan Trumbull House Museum with small private reception.

Zip line or climbing adventure for 3 people at The Adventure Park in Storrs, CT.

A 60-minute axe throwing for up to 5 people at The Adventure Park in Storrs, CT.

A Tree House Brewing Company gift certificate and swag bag with open growler.

A tour of Clara Barton Birthplace Museum for a family (up to 5 people) with swag.

A Vitreous Enamel Sterling Silver Gray Owl Necklace from Enchanted Jewelry.

A Vitreous Enamel Sterling silver Campanula Necklace from Enchanted Jewelry.

A Plique-a-Jour Enamel Sterling Silver Dragonfly Brooch-Pendant from Enchanted Jewelry. A Tiffany & Co. reproduction.

Gift certificates at Allen Hill Farm, Dexter Russell Factory Outlet, Hosmer Mountain Soda, The Courthouse Bar & Grille, Landon Tire, Brialee Family Campground, and Booklovers’ Gourmet.

Additional items will be added as they are received. Items are subject to be added or removed to/from the live auction list until the time of the auction.




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