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Tickets on sale now for Dessert in the Dahlias

Events at Sunset View Farm, Andover NJ

We love to welcome new people to the farm throughout the growing season. Please consider attending any of the fun events we have scheduled for this year!

Zinnia Madness

People come from far and wide for Farmer Andy's annual Zinnia Madness party!


Join the crew for a great time planting the Zinnia field together, and stick around for lunch on the porch overlooking the farm.

Zinnia Madness usually occurs late in May or early in June, dates to be confirmed closer to planting time.

Sign up here to be notified when registration is open.

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Zinnia Madness
Dahlia Planting Party

Dahlia Planting Party

The farm will be open at planting time for a workshop showcasing our planting methods. Join us for several hours of hands-on and educational fun. There will be plenty of opportunities to ask any questions you have about growing dahlias, and you'll get to take some home for your own garden!

This event occurs around mid-May: dates TBD.

Sign up here to be notified when registration is open.

Dessert in the Dahlias

Dessert in the Dahlias

Coming this season to Sunset View Farm! Six Saturday afternoons of Dessert in the Dahlias on our flower farm with a breath-taking view!

Mark your calendars: August 26, September 2, 9, 16, 23, 30.  1:30-3:30

Enjoy a menu of specialty, mouth-watering desserts catered by local restaurants. You will be surrounded by gorgeous dahlia and zinnia blooms at a beautifully decorated garden table in the dahlia field. The photo ops here are amazing!

Coffee, tea, homemade lemonade and homemade iced tea are included. Bring your friends and family and feel free to wear a summery garden hat for fun.

Attendees can also participate in our dahlia walk and early tuber pre-sale for free (see below).

Tickets on sale now!

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Dahlia Walk
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Dahlia walk and early tuber sale

Open to visitors on October 7th and 14th, 2023, from 1-3 PM

There's no better way to "trial" a dahlia breed you think you'll love than to see it on the stem. Walk our fields, discover new beauties and order your favorites.

Our Dahlia Walk events on their own are $10 per person, plus the cost of items purchased. We waive the $10 fee for our same-day Dessert in the Dahlia attendees!

Sign up here to be notified when registration is open.

10th Annual Tuscan Sunset Dinner

The fruit of a decade's partnership between Chef John Vitale of Caffe Anello and Sunset View Farm, our Tuscan Sunset Dinner is a much beloved summer tradition.

Join us for an authentic three course Italian meal in full view of the farm in all its summer glory. See the Tuscany inspired vineyards, feed the chickens, walk the dahlia fields and enjoy one of our famous sunsets.

The date for this year's event will be posted here as soon as tickets go on sale. It usually occurs in late August.

Sign up here to be notified when registration is open.

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Tuscan Sunset Dinner
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The Big Dig

Our annual harvest party for the dahlia fields.

Join us for a fun and educational workshop on digging, washing, and dividing dahlia tubers; enjoy some great farm-cooked food, including Farmer Andy's famous homemade french fries; and leave with new confidence as well as some of fresh-dug dahlia tubers for your own garden!

This event usually occurs in November, within two weeks of the last frost at the farm.

Sign up here to be notified when registration is open.

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