Meetings & Events

Farm and Table Tales Webinar Series

September is Pennsylvania Mushroom Month! Join us to hear the fascinating origin stories of two mushroom growing families and how the mushroom industry got started in southern Chester County. In addition, learn how the mushroom industry is still Chester County’s top commodity which contributes almost one billion dollars annually to the local economy.

Anthony Vietri of Va La Vineyards
Chris Alonzo of Pietro Mushrooms

Date: September 15th
Time: 6:30-7:15

Farm and Table Tales is a free monthly series for local residents and gives you the opportunity to hear from Chester County farmers on a variety of topics. Each session will also provide time for Q&A so get your questions ready!

(Free) registration is required:

Please click this URL to join the webinar:

Ag Events & Family Friendly Festivals


Chester County is home to many festivals and events throughout the year that highlight all the industry has to offer. During these uncertain times, most of these events are postponed until we can all gather safely. This is a small sample of what we can look forward to enjoying again in years to come.

Jump to: Spring | Summer | Fall | Winter

Spring: Farmers markets opening days, strawberry season…

Maple Sugaring, Wolf’s Hollow County Park
Paradocx Winery Presents: Gravel Grape Crusher
Sheep & Wool Day, Springton Manor Farm
Radnor Hunt Races 
The Devon Horse Show & Country Fair 
Strawberry Harvest Celebration 
Chester County Hospital Polo Cup


Summer: Pick-your-own berries, peaches, cherries...


Kimberton Fair
Goshen Country Fair 
Chester County 4-H Fair 
Ludwig’s Corner Horse Show and Country Fair 
Peach & Corn Harvest Celebration
Mushroom Festival
Plantation Field International


Fall: Pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, haunted hayrides & corn mazes…

Unionville Community Fair 
The Great Pumpkin Carve 
Deer Creek Malt Festival


Winter: Cut-your-own Christmas trees, wine tastings…

A Longwood Gardens Christmas
PA Farm Show
Grain & Malt Symposium


If you are an organizer for an event that celebrates Chester County farming and would like to be included in this list, contact Ann Lane

2020 Board Meetings

Ag Council board meetings, which are also open to the public, are held at 9:30 AM on the following dates:

  • January 8th  at the Government Services Center, Suite 270
  • March 4th at the Government Services Center, Suite 270
  • May 6th via ZOOM
  • September 2nd via ZOOM
  • November 4th via ZOOM

    Please visit to join the webinar or telephone 1-312-626-6799 and enter Webinar ID 943 6871 8172. We recommend beginning to log in at 9:15 in case of technical difficulties. The public is invited to join, and there will be an opportunity for public comment during the meeting. Please note that if you join by telephone you will not have the capability to comment or ask questions. You can email and we will respond promptly.