The Upper Hudson Maple Producers are pleased to announce the 2019 maple weekend dates. March 23-24 and March 30-31, 2019. – free tours of area sugarhouses. Look for roadside signs. Most sugarhouses will offer samples and demonstrations.
What is Maple Weekend?
Maple Weekend is a chance for the public to come to the farm to learn about New York’s maple sugarmaking processes and traditions and to provide a chance to taste pure maple syrup in its many forms – right from the source. This event is organized by and sponsored the New York State Maple Producers Association. We are proudly funded by both our members and the NYS Department of Agriculture.Visitors to Maple Weekend can:
TASTE a pure and natural food product at its freshest and in its many forms.
LEARN how maple syrup and other maple confections are made.
EXPERIENCE the unique family traditions of making maple syrup in New York State.
CELEBRATE New York’s first agricultural harvest of the season in a family-friendly environment.
MEET producers who make New York the second largest maple producing state in the U.S.
SHARE ways to cook and bake with maple syrup, maple sap and other maple drinks and products.
WITNESS sustainable agriculture at its best.
Where is Maple Weekend?
Maple Weekend happens at locations all across New York State. This is agri-tourism at it’s best – come right to the farm to see the process, smell the delicious smell of maple sap cooking down to syrup, and taste many of the maple products made right there on the farm.