Cider Week & Apple Picking


Dear EscapeMakers — The end is near! Grab your chance to peep brilliant fall foliage leaves and pick apples at pick-your-own orchards in NY – and only a few hours from NYC!

Watch our apple/hard cider video (left) brought to you by the New York Apple Association and with the support of GrowNYC Greenmarket!

ciderweeknycThanks to Pennings Farm, Warwick Valley B&B, Wilklow Orchards, Bad Seed Cider, The 1850 House and Hudson Valley Farm House Cider. Visit producers at Greenmarket or make a getaway out of it in person! And be sure to call or check websites before you embark!

And don’t forget, we are officially in Cider Week 10/21-10/30 and New York apple farmers and cider makers are counting on your support! It’s time to drink, pick, crunch and bake apples galore! Cider Week NYC celebrates craft cider by increasing its presence in top restaurants, bars, and retail shops across New York City through cider-centric tastings, dinners, classes & more!


Upload your favorite salad recipe – or a picture of your great salad – featuring New York State Apples. You’ll be entered in the Big Apple Sweepstakes, and could win one of three $500 VISA® gift cards in a random drawing!