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Jones Family Farm

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nice farm good wine

We visit the vineyard every year on the Connecticut wine trail, we enjoy their dry white wine, we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
patrickperugino
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Terryville, Connecticut
Beautiful Place

We love Jones family farm. For strawberry or blueberry picking... Pumpkin season... Christmas... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Guinzani2018
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Shelton, Connecticut
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We offer a variety of seasonal crops: * Strawberries in June/July * Blueberries in July/Aug * Pumpkins and Squash in October * Christmas Trees from Thanksgiving to Christmas Additionally, we have some on-site activities with our Winery and Harvest...more
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606 Walnut Tree Hill Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-2099
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+1 203-929-8425
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit the vineyard every year on the Connecticut wine trail, we enjoy their dry white wine, we generally bring a small selection of cheese and crackers with us to have with our wine. this is a working farm and you can pick your own...More

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Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Patrick for visiting our farm! We are glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love Jones family farm. For strawberry or blueberry picking... Pumpkin season... Christmas tree... wine tasting... Friendly staff. Nice place.

Thank Guinzani2018
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the kind words, and your visits over so many of our seasons!

Reviewed 10 July 2018

I have been "picking my own" Strawberries and blueberries at Jones' Tree farm for decades. It is always a wonderful outing and a great photo op for the children. Beautiful fields and scenery, and the Berry Ferry is always fun.More

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Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thanks David! We are glad you have enjoyed visiting for so many years, and you have seen the changes through that period also. It does indeed take a bit more time and effort to keep the farm tidy and current with it's presentation, along with...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Love Jones farms for many reasons - wonderful tasting, apple picking and a good place to get your pumpkins and Christmas trees.More

Thank mm0ynihan
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

We are happy you enjoy the different seasons on the farm, but a clarification: we provide apples in the fall, but we do not have orchards to "pick" apples at. When people visit in the fall they often confuse us with nearby Beardsley Orchard activities...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018

We just attended the Wine Down last Friday - such a clever event name! But there is such an air of pretentiousness that simply isn't warranted. Employees everywhere - some with clipboards - as if hosting a celebrity only event. The grounds are beautiful, music...More

Thank actresssq1
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

We are sorry that your experience did not match what we are trying to provide. As the first "Wine Down" of the summer, we had no idea what to expect as to audience, and so perhaps we were over prepared. We hope you can give...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018

Such a beautiful place! Always something to do. Strawberry picking in June, Blueberry picking in July, Pumpkins in the fall and of course the Xmas trees in December!

Thank Molly557
Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thanks Molly! It sounds like you experience all the seasons on the farm!

Reviewed 8 July 2018

We had a great day picking berries and then trying delicious wines. The wines are all excellent quality and the tasting is well priced. You can then get a discount if you buy a half dozen or dozen wines. There is a great playroom for...More

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Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thanks for the kind words! We are pleased to hear that you had a pleasant visit, particularly with children. As we are Jones FAMILY Farms, we value children and families and are glad that you enjoyed your time on the farm. We hope you can...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018

My wife and I are not wine aficionado's at all. So when we got there we were offer wines that were on the light sweeter side as part of the tasting. We really appreciated that and the staff was very nice and appreciative of our...More

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Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thanks Jerry! The farm setting can change dramatically with the seasons on the farm, so we hope you can visit again soon!

Reviewed 24 June 2018

We went to this farm on a Saturday. We spent about 3 hours. It was strawberry season, and went strawberry picking. it was awesome. My toddler had so much helping picking strawberries, riding the berry fairy from the entrance to the field. Besides fresh, delicious...More

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Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thanks for the kind words! We are always glad to hear when one of our guests has been able to experience so much variety on the farm! Come again soon!

Reviewed 20 June 2018

I visit Jones family farm each year to pick strawberries and blueberries. All are welcome to ride the Berry Ferry although many people prefer to walk into the fields. A trip on the Berry Ferry is always welcome when you have a box full of...More

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Farmer J, Manager at Jones Family Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Thanks for the kind words Nonna! We love to hear of guests utilizing our berries to make jam and introducing others to the farm when the produce becomes a gift!

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roarkdunn
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Greetings Roark - I will reply to your FB msg as the better channel.
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Greetings Roark - I see your FB msg and will reply there.
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There is no admission charge to our farm. The typical carving pumpkins are priced by size (not weight). Cooking or decorating varietals of squash and gourds are priced by their varietal. Hayride and Corn maze attractions... More
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