Cider Hill Farm
45 Fern Avenue
Amesbury, MA 01913
The Farm Store is open daily 8 am - 6 pm from late April thru mid December. Closing Day is December 10, 2023. Opening Day is Friday, April 19, 2024. We are only closed Thanksgiving Day but open all other holidays.
Are dogs allowed?
We adore our furry friends but as a working farm, MA state agriculture health regulations prohibit guests from bringing animals onto farm property with the exception of trained service animals.
Is there parking?
Parking is plentiful and free. On busy weekends, parking attendants are present making it easy for you to park safely and quickly.
May I have a birthday party on the farm?
We do not offer formal party packages but absolutely welcome you to gather friends and family on the farm for your celebration! Picnic tables are open to all guests so we ask that you set up on a maximum of 1-2 tables to keep space open for all farm visitors. Outside food is welcome. No outside alcohol permitted. We do not reserve picnic tables but with hundreds of parties on the farm each year, this system works great! Group pick-your-own containers are available birthday parties during blueberry and apple picking seasons. Book birthday party bags>
Do you host private events?
For corporate outings and social gathering, visit ciderhill.com/privateevents. Complete the form and we will respond within 48 hours.
May I pre-order cider donuts?
We happily accept cider donut orders during the season. Donuts are $10/dozen.10% off orders of 8 dozen or more. Order online now OR call the farm store during business hours 8 am - 6 pm @ 978-388-5525. Orders may be picked up 8:30 am - 6 pm and are packed 2 dozen per box. Orders may be pre-paid or paid at time of pick up. We do not offer any donut displays or individually wrapped donuts.
What are the ingredients in your cider donuts?
Ingredients: enriched wheat flour, sugar, soybean oil, flour, apple cider, milk products, salt, egg, toasted wheat and spices. Contains: wheat, egg, soy and milk. No nut oils are used in the batter or for frying; however, the flour is produced in a facility where various types of peanuts, nuts and or tree nuts are used. We are not a nut free facility.
Is outside food permitted?
We do allow outside food brought onto the farm. Please take any large rubbish items with you at the end of your stay. Our food truck is open Fridays - Sundays 11-3 for lunch along with a variety of snacks and grocery items in our farm store.
I am a photographer. May I host mini-sessions on the farm?
We welcome photographers to conduct client sessions on the farm during orchard hours 8 am - 5:30 pm except for in the spring when the orchards are open to the public on Saturdays and Sundays only from 8:30 am - 2:30 pm. There isn't a fee but anyone entering the orchards must have proper picking tickets so make sure to purchase those either online 48 hours in advance as pre-purchase tickets become available at www.ciderhill.com/pick-your-own. Enjoy the farm and hope your sessions are wonderful!
How do I submit a donation request?
Our donation request form will reopen in Spring 2024! We hope each donation made supported our beloved community as much as possible.And as reminder, all requests require 4 weeks notice; all submitted requests are reviewed carefully. If you have a pending request, you will receive a response within 4 weeks of submission.
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