Sunset Orchard Wine Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Imagine — you and your favorite someone enjoying a private wine tasting as the sun sets behind the Arbor Day Farm orchard. This one-of-a-kind experience includes seating in the orchard, a charcuterie tray, Arbor Day Farm wine tastings for two, plus a bottle of your favorite. You’ll take home two stemless wine glasses along with memories to last a lifetime. Just $125 per couple for the two-hour experience that begins at 5:30 p.m. Maximum of five couples each evening for this exclusive event.

Purchase event tickets here. Make it an extra special weekend with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Book online or call 800-546-5433.

Wine & Hard Cider Tasting

Savor the season with an Arbor Day Farm Wine or Hard Cider Tasting — one of our most popular fall weekend events. Sample four wines for just $8 and take home an Arbor Day Farm wine glass. Learn more about Arbor Day Farm wine.

For hard cider, we’ll be sampling three top sellers from Saro Cider in Lincoln, Nebraska, as well as Joy Harvest — a limited variety made collaboratively with Arbor Day Farm for this year’s AppleJack celebration. Just $8 for the four tastings.

AppleJack Weekend tastings will take place in the Depot area near the Tree Adventure. Just look for the signs, grab your tasting, and sit back and relax while looking over the beautiful Arbor Day Farm orchard. Purchase tickets now.

You must be 21 or older to participate in this event. Wine tasting will also be available Tuesday-Thursday from 1 p.m.-5 p.m. in the Apple House Market tent.

Sunset Orchard Wine Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Imagine — you and your favorite someone enjoying a private wine tasting as the sun sets behind the Arbor Day Farm orchard. This one-of-a-kind experience includes seating in the orchard, a charcuterie tray, Arbor Day Farm wine tastings for two, plus a bottle of your favorite. You’ll take home two stemless wine glasses along with memories to last a lifetime. Just $125 per couple for the two-hour experience that begins at 5:30 p.m. Maximum of five couples each evening for this exclusive event.

Purchase event tickets here. Make it an extra special weekend with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Book online or call 800-546-5433.

Sunset Orchard Wine Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Imagine — you and your favorite someone enjoying a private wine tasting as the sun sets behind the Arbor Day Farm orchard. This one-of-a-kind experience includes seating in the orchard, a charcuterie tray, Arbor Day Farm wine tastings for two, plus a bottle of your favorite. You’ll take home two stemless wine glasses along with memories to last a lifetime. Just $125 per couple for the two-hour experience that begins at 5:30 p.m. Maximum of five couples each evening for this exclusive event.

Purchase event tickets here. Make it an extra special weekend with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Book online or call 800-546-5433.

Wine & Hard Cider Tasting

Savor the season with an Arbor Day Farm Wine or Hard Cider Tasting — one of our most popular fall weekend events. Sample four wines for just $8 and take home an Arbor Day Farm wine glass. Learn more about Arbor Day Farm wine.

For hard cider, we’ll be sampling three top sellers from Saro Cider in Lincoln, Nebraska, as well as Joy Harvest — a limited variety made collaboratively with Arbor Day Farm for this year’s AppleJack celebration. Just $8 for the four tastings.

AppleJack Weekend tastings will take place in the Depot area near the Tree Adventure. Just look for the signs, grab your tasting, and sit back and relax while looking over the beautiful Arbor Day Farm orchard. Purchase tickets now.

You must be 21 or older to participate in this event. Wine tasting will also be available Tuesday-Thursday from 1 p.m.-5 p.m. in the Apple House Market tent.

Sunset Orchard Wine Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Imagine — you and your favorite someone enjoying a private wine tasting as the sun sets behind the Arbor Day Farm orchard. This one-of-a-kind experience includes seating in the orchard, a charcuterie tray, Arbor Day Farm wine tastings for two, plus a bottle of your favorite. You’ll take home two stemless wine glasses along with memories to last a lifetime. Just $125 per couple for the two-hour experience that begins at 5:30 p.m. Maximum of five couples each evening for this exclusive event.

Purchase event tickets here. Make it an extra special weekend with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Book online or call 800-546-5433.ay

Sunset Orchard Wine Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Imagine — you and your favorite someone enjoying a private wine tasting as the sun sets behind the Arbor Day Farm orchard. This one-of-a-kind experience includes seating in the orchard, a charcuterie tray, Arbor Day Farm wine tastings for two, plus a bottle of your favorite. You’ll take home two stemless wine glasses along with memories to last a lifetime. Just $125 per couple for the two-hour experience that begins at 5:30 p.m. Maximum of five couples each evening for this exclusive event.

Purchase event tickets here. Make it an extra special weekend with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Book online or call 800-546-5433.

Wine & Hard Cider Tasting in the Depot

Savor the season with an Arbor Day Farm Wine or Hard Cider Tasting — one of our most popular fall weekend events. Sample four wines for just $8 and take home an Arbor Day Farm wine glass. Learn more about Arbor Day Farm wine.

For hard cider, we’ll be sampling three top sellers from Saro Cider in Lincoln, Nebraska, as well as Joy Harvest — a limited variety made collaboratively with Arbor Day Farm for this year’s AppleJack celebration. Just $8 for the four tastings.

AppleJack Weekend tastings will take place in the Depot area near the Tree Adventure. Just look for the signs, grab your tasting, and sit back and relax while looking over the beautiful Arbor Day Farm orchard. Purchase tickets now.

You must be 21 or older to participate in this event. Wine tasting will also be available Tuesday-Thursday from 1 p.m.-5 p.m. in the Apple House Market tent.

Sunset Orchard Wine Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Imagine — you and your favorite someone enjoying a private wine tasting as the sun sets behind the Arbor Day Farm orchard. This one-of-a-kind experience includes seating in the orchard, a charcuterie tray, Arbor Day Farm wine tastings for two, plus a bottle of your favorite. You’ll take home two stemless wine glasses along with memories to last a lifetime. Just $125 per couple for the two-hour experience that begins at 5:30 p.m. Maximum of five couples each evening for this exclusive event.

Purchase event tickets here. Make it an extra special weekend with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Book online or call 800-546-5433.

Harvest Celebration at Arbor Day Farm

The fun of the Harvest Celebration lasts all fall season at Arbor Day Farm. Plan now to visit the Tree AdventureApple House Market, and Arbor Lodge Mansion for autumn-inspired activities, including:

  • U-pick Apples (beginning Sept. 18) and Pumpkins (beginning early- to mid-October)
  • Living History Weekends at Arbor Lodge
  • Three Weekends of the AppleJack Festival (Sept. 18-19, 25-26 & Oct. 2-3)
  • Love, The Locals Makers Market (Sept. 18-19)
  • Wine & Hard Cider Tasting
  • Food Trucks
  • Private Sunset Orchard Wine Tasting
  • Pre-picked Apples, Apple Pie, Apple Donuts, Apple Cider, Caramel Apples, and more.

These activities take place at various times throughout the season. Check the events calendar for specific details.

Secure your spot by purchasing attraction and event tickets in advance here.

Complete your adventure with a stay at Lied Lodge for the perfect family escape. Overnight reservations: 800-546-5433 or online.

Arbor Day Farm is closed on Mondays.

Wine Tasting at the Historic Barns

Sip, savor, and enjoy Arbor Day Farm’s delightful selection of wines. Join us in the Historic Barns Arbor Day Weekend for wine tasting, yard games, and a chance to relax under the trees.

Available Saturday at 11 a.m. – 7 pm. and Sunday at 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Wine tastings are $8 for four tastes and the wine glass is yours to keep. It’s a great way to celebrate spring and find your new favorite Arbor Day wine.

Very Merry Mixer Holiday Adventure

A couple’s excursion. A girl’s weekend. Or any other reason to take a break. Head to Arbor Day Farm for holiday fun on an adult level. You may even pick up a few tips for hosting your own holiday party! We’ve wrapped up the perfect weekend with charcuterie making, mixology, cookie decorating, and more. Take a look:

Saturday

1:30 p.m. – Cookie Decorating with Chef | Lied Lodge

2:30 p.m. – Charcuterie Board Designing & Wine Pairing with Chef | Lied Lodge

4:00 p.m. – Check-in | Lied Lodge (overnight stays only)

5:00 p.m. – Hard Cider or Wine Tasting | Apple House

7:30 p.m. – Dinner on Your Own | Reservations required for dining at Timbers. 402-873-8740 or reserve online.

Optional Add-on (pre-registration required): T’was the Night Before Christmas Murder Mystery Dinner | Arbor Lodge Mansion

9:00 p.m. – Holiday Mixology Party | Lied Lodge

Saturday Optional Add-on (pre-registration required): Glass Blown Ornament Making | Apple House

Sunday

10:00 a.m. – Brunch on Your Own | Reservations required for dining at Timbers. 402-873-8740 or reserve online.

11:00 a.m. – Check-out | Lied Lodge

 

Book an Activities Only package for just $75 per person. Or, make it the ultimate holiday getaway by adding an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Book your package with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge here, or call 800-546-5433 to reserve. Available December 5-6, 12-13, and 19-20. You can book the optional activities at the end of your ticket purchase or overnight reservation process.

Must be 21 or older to participate. Package must be reserved one week in advance.

PLEASE NOTE: Groups will be placed at their own table based on registration information shared during the ticket purchase process and according to current DHM guidelines.

Very Merry Mixer Holiday Adventure

A couple’s excursion. A girl’s weekend. Or any other reason to take a break. Head to Arbor Day Farm for holiday fun on an adult level. You may even pick up a few tips for hosting your own holiday party! We’ve wrapped up the perfect weekend with charcuterie making, mixology, cookie decorating, and more. Take a look:

Saturday

1:30 p.m. – Cookie Decorating with Chef | Lied Lodge

2:30 p.m. – Charcuterie Board Designing & Wine Pairing with Chef | Lied Lodge

4:00 p.m. – Check-in | Lied Lodge (overnight stays only)

5:00 p.m. – Hard Cider or Wine Tasting | Apple House Market

7:30 p.m. – Dinner on Your Own | Reservations required for dining at Timbers. 402-873-8740 or reserve online.

Optional Add-on (pre-registration required): T’was the Night Before Christmas Murder Mystery Dinner | Arbor Lodge Mansion

9:00 p.m. – Holiday Mixology Party | Lied Lodge

Saturday Optional Add-on (pre-registration required): Glass Blown Ornament Making | Apple House Market

Sunday

10:00 a.m. – Brunch on Your Own | Reservations required for dining at Timbers. 402-873-8740 or reserve online.

11:00 a.m. – Check-out | Lied Lodge

 

Book an Activities Only package for just $75 per person. Or, make it the ultimate holiday getaway by adding an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Book your package with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge here, or call 800-546-5433 to reserve. Available December 5-6, 12-13, and 19-20. You can book the optional activities at the end of your ticket purchase or overnight reservation process.

Must be 21 or older to participate. Package must be reserved one week in advance.

PLEASE NOTE: Groups will be placed at their own table based on registration information shared during the ticket purchase process and according to current DHM guidelines.

Wine Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Savor the season with an Arbor Day Farm Wine Tasting — one of our most popular fall events. Sample four wines for just $8 and take home an Arbor Day Farm stemless wine glass.

Purchase wine tasting tickets in advance at arbordayfarm.showclix.com. Tickets for the weekend wine tastings will be available for purchase two weeks in advance. You must be 21 years or older to participate in this event.

Enter through the main doors of the barn, and then head to the wine tasting area to pick up your wine choices. After selecting your wines to taste, please take them to an area where you can sit, sip, and enjoy.

Safely Visiting Arbor Day Farm

We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone who visits and works here. Please help us make that possible.

  • Wear a mask in all indoor public spaces
  • Maintain 6-ft social distancing
  • Wash/sanitize hands frequently

For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Wine Tasting, Hard Cider Tasting, and Live Music will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. All Arbor Day Farm attractions are open Tuesday through Sunday only.

Wine Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Please note: Wine tasting on Tuesday through Friday is held inside the Apple House Market tent.

Savor the season with an Arbor Day Farm Wine Tasting — one of our most popular fall events. Sample four wines for just $8 and take home an Arbor Day Farm stemless wine glass.

Purchase wine tasting tickets in advance at arbordayfarm.showclix.com. You must be 21 years or older to participate in this event.

Safely Visiting Arbor Day Farm

We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone who visits and works here. Please help us make that possible.

  • Wear a mask in all indoor public spaces
  • Maintain 6-ft social distancing
  • Wash/sanitize hands frequently

For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Wine Tasting, Hard Cider Tasting, and Live Music will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. All Arbor Day Farm attractions are open Tuesday through Sunday only.

Wine Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

PLEASE NOTE: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Wine Tasting, Hard Cider Tasting, and Live Music will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. All Arbor Day Farm attractions are open Tuesday through Sunday only.

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Savor the season with an Arbor Day Farm Wine Tasting — one of our most popular fall events. Sample four wines for just $8 and take home an Arbor Day Farm stemless wine glass.

Purchase wine tasting tickets in advance at arbordayfarm.showclix.com. Tickets for the weekend wine tastings will be available for purchase two weeks in advance. You must be 21 years or older to participate in this event.

Safely Visiting Arbor Day Farm

We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone who visits and works here. Please help us make that possible.

  • Wear a mask in all indoor public spaces
  • Maintain 6-ft social distancing
  • Wash/sanitize hands frequently

Wine Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

PLEASE NOTE: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Wine Tasting, Hard Cider Tasting, and Live Music will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. All Arbor Day Farm attractions are open Tuesday through Sunday only.

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Savor the season with an Arbor Day Farm Wine Tasting — one of our most popular fall events. Sample four wines for just $8 and take home an Arbor Day Farm stemless wine glass.

Purchase wine tasting tickets in advance at arbordayfarm.showclix.com. Tickets for the weekend wine tastings will be available for purchase two weeks in advance. You must be 21 years or older to participate in this event.

Safely Visiting Arbor Day Farm

We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone who visits and works here. Please help us make that possible.

  • Wear a mask in all indoor public spaces
  • Maintain 6-ft social distancing
  • Wash/sanitize hands frequently

Harvest Celebration

The Harvest Celebration (including four weekends of AppleJack activities) is still on despite the recent fire at Porter’s and the Apple House Market! Join us throughout September and October for special events and activities, including wine tasting, hard cider tasting, live music, and more. Play among the trees, explore history, walk the trails, purchase apples and pumpkins, and savor classic apple treats.

Because of capacity and social distancing requirements, we will be spreading out our regular AppleJack activities throughout the fall season. Check back here and on our Facebook page for updated information about specific activities, dates, and times. And learn about our guidelines for safely visiting Arbor Day Farm here.

The Tree Adventure and Arbor Lodge Mansion will be open regularly. Tickets to the Tree Adventure and Arbor Lodge Mansion should be purchased in advance at arbordayfarm.showclix.com to ensure we can accommodate you. Tickets for all attractions/activities will be available for purchase at least one week in advance.

Wine tasting will be offered on weekends. In addition, we’ll be hosting a hard cider tasting on weekends through October 11. Please purchase tickets in advance for these activities as well.

Complete your getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Please call our Reservations Team to check the latest availability: 800-546-5433.

PLEASE NOTE: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, and Wine Tasting will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. Beginning September 14, all Arbor Day Farm attractions will be open Tuesday through Sunday.

Soup, Ceramics and Wine at the Pines

Join us for a night of soup and wine!

Are there rules on soup and wine pairings?  Well, there are suggestions.  And serving certain soups in certain bowl types? Yep, there are those too.  And, there is even soup etiquette, which varies across the globe.  We’ll provide you with some of these fun facts (and you can do with them what you’d like).

More importantly, we’ll have five soups for you to taste along with all their accoutrements!

We are partnering with Kimmel Orchard and Vineyard to provide five wine pairings to accompany our homemade soups. Ben will guide you through flavor profiles and perfect pairings with the Nebraska Kimmel Orchard wines.

And, what’s better than just soup and wine on a chilly Midwest January evening?  To add to your experience we’ll feature two Nebraska ceramic artists, Tim Reese and Peter Scherr, and offer you opportunity to dine using their handmade wares! They will have these and other pieces available for purchase.  Samples of their work featured below.

Peter Scherr Ceramics

Peter Scherr Ceramics

Tim Reese Ceramics

Tim Reese Ceramics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Details

  • Meal includes four soups, their accoutrements and dessert.  Ice Tea, Lemonade and Water are also included.
  • Doors open at 6 PM to browse ceramics.  Soup and wine pairings from 6:30 – 9:00 PM.
  • Additional glasses or bottles of tasted wines will be available for purchase.
  • $35 per person, ages 21 and up
  • Reservations 402-873-5850 or jeanna@bbwhisperingpines.com

Date Night: Dinner, Wine Tasting and Couples Painting

Join us for a fun date night where you will eat, drink, paint and have tons of fun!

You will have the opportunity to be creative and playful while enjoying a delicious meal and great night out with others, and no prior painting experience required!

MENU

Heart-shaped cheese filled Beet Ravioli brown butter sauce with pine nuts
Curried Cauliflower Puree and Strawberry/Spinach Salad
Flank Steak Roulade, roasted potatoes, and vegetables
Dark Chocolate Cake with Cherry Wine Glaze

WINE

Each of the four courses will be paired with a wine tasting from Kimmel Orchard and Vineyard.  Wines will be available for sale by the bottle.

PAINTING

After dinner, participants will enjoy a fun painting class led by Katie Radke of KR Creative. Each couple will get 2 canvases (size 8”x16” each) and they will be placed next to each other to create a lovely painting, where two become one. The canvases can be hung next to each other in your home as a reminder of your date and fun time you had together.

This evening workshop gives participants the opportunity to mix things up and use teamwork to produce a cooperative acrylic masterpiece together.

Dinner, wine tasting and painting all for $100/couple (plus tax and gratuity)

Make it an overnight and book a room at Whispering Pines B&B.

Dinner and Painting Reservations required by February 1 at 12 noon.

Pumpkin Festival @ Kimmel Orchard & Vineyard

Join us October 10th & 11th for our annual Pumpkin Festival!

We invite you to join us as we celebrate the harvests of fall at our annual Pumpkin Festival!

Enjoy a hayrack ride out to the pumpkin patch where you can pick your own pumpkins, or take a turn at trying to wind your way through our corn maze!  U-Pick apples will be winding down, so don’t miss an opportunity to stock up on your favorite apple varieties!

We will also have Live Music, PONY RIDES, live woodcarving (Sat. only) and delicious BBQ items in our kitchen!  Hot apple cider, apple doughnuts, fresh baked pies,caramel apples, and wine tastings will all be available as well!

We hope you can join us for a fun fall afternoon at the Orchard!

Saturday: 9am-5pm / Sunday: 11am-5pm

**Visiting the Apple Barn is free of charge. There is a $2/person U-Pick admission which includes the hay rack rides.

Friday Wine Night @ Kimmel Orchard & Vineyard

Kimmel Orchard & Vineyard will be hosting another event filled Friday Wine Night!

Join us for an evening full of wining, dining, and socializing! Spokes will be serving a mouthwatering selection of fire-grilled pizzas, while Red Delicious can entertain your ears with some fun and dance-ready music!

Before your feet hit the dance floor, enjoy a sunset hay rack ride around the Orchard and participate in a tradition as old as wine itself with our good ole’ fashioned GRAPE STOMP!

We hope you can join us for this fun evening at the Orchard!

Doors open at 6:30pm with music starting at 8pm.

Admission: $5