Join us for special events at Gowan's Cider Orchard! Three acres of beautiful cider orchards with 100 + year old heirloom trees.
Apple Blossom Days in Gowan's Cider Orchard
March 20–April 30
Celebrate spring in the beautiful blossoming apple orchards! Take a stroll as these century old heirloom trees with a glass of cider. Apple Blossom pastries. The perfect spring photo op! Walk-ins welcome, reservations recommended.
Gravenstein Harvest Festival in the Orchard
August 20, 2022
Celebrate the start of our 146th harvest with Gowan’s Gravenstein Festival in the Orchard! Experience the venerable Gravenstein apple in all it’s tasty forms—from fresh gravenstein apples, juice, pie, to Gowan’s award-winning Gravenstein cider!
Fall Colors in Gowan's Cider Orchard
Get your fall vibe on in the beautiful autumn orchard. Enjoy the fall colors as the trees turn from green to yellows and golds and reds. Shop for apples from the farm truck Now's the time to break out the plaid!
Celebrate St. Patrick's on Saturday
March 19, 2022
Cider goes great with corned beef in the beautiful green orchards with live music! Celebrate spring with the rocking One-Eyed Riley band onstage—modern Celtic, & irish classics. Walk-ins welcome, reservations recommended.
Pinot Fest Fun at Gowan's Cider Orchard
Try Gowan’s Best of Class Pinot Rosé Cider three ways; Bubbly, Frozé & Mint Juleps. Plus enjoy a special cider pairing picnic brunch. Relax in the beautiful historic orchard. Enjoy all things Pinot this special weekend in Anderson Valley. Walk-ins welcome, reservations recommended.
Celebrate Oktoberfest in the Orchard!
October 1, 2022
Apfelwein, Viez, or Most! Enjoy Gowan's applewine ciders poured from our orchard taps! Pair with local handmade bratwurst, soft pretzels, and our house apple crisp made fresh from our organic Fall Pippins!
Harvest Party & Chutney Challenge
November 5, 2022
Celebrate the end of harvest! Enjoy the beautiful fall colors in the historic orchards. Enjoy cider, fresh heirloom apple tasting, chutney tasting, fresh pressed cider, hot cider, food and music! Sample delicious apple chutneys!
World Cider Weekend
June 3 – 5, 2022
Celebrate cider around the world. Sample ciders made from apples trees grown here, and curated worldwide. Sample cider from international apples grown right here at Gowan's family farm. Special tasting, apple-tree-talks. Quench your thirst with cider slushies, and even wassail! Cheer on the growing baby apples on the trees.
Apple Picking Weekends
U-Pick apples in beautiful orchards or fill your bag from the apple truck! Over 80 hairloom varieties means there are new varieties throughout the season! Follow our guide for the best pie, sauce, cooking and cider. Apple tasting too!
Wassail in the Orchard Cheers to Good Health
January 15, 2022
Wassail in the orchard is a traditional event to toast to good health, a good harvest and cider a'plenty in the new year! A little silly, a lot of fun, and plenty of cider to share!