Farms & Food

Party on the Farm

at Weir River Farm on Saturday, September 9 at 4:00PM

Saturday, September 9 | 4-7pM
Weir River Farm – Hingham, MA

Festive farm casual attire

Savor seasonal cocktails and hors d’oeuvres while we dance and delight in the beautiful landscape of Weir River Farm. During the evening, you will be able to stroll throughout the property as the sun sets and experience all this special place has to offer. Join us for community garden tours, a silent auction, square dancing with a live band, and the opportunity to pet and learn about our farm animals with our campers!

Proceeds from this event will support our continued stewardship and programming of Weir River Farm and all South Shore Properties. See the auction preview below!


  • Supporter (under age 40) – $100
  • Friends of Weir River Farm (Individual) – $175
  • Garden (2 tickets) – $1,000
  • Pasture (4 tickets) – $2,500
  • Barnyard (6 tickets) – $5,000

Please note: $60 of each ticket is not tax deductible

Online ticket purchasing has closed. Please contact to register. Thank you!

We give special thanks to the members of the host committee and event sponsors for their support.

Host Committee

Nicole and Jeffrey Bellows
Katie and Vin Dunn
Deborah and Philip Edmundson
Jane Goedecke
Andrea and Craig Hillier
Ginger McCourt
Susan O’Horo
Melissa Tully

Event Sponsors

Barnyard Deborah and Philip Edmundson

Pasture Karin and Leonard Monfredo
Melissa Tully

Garden Motoko and Gordon Deane
Katie and Vin Dunn
Mary and Gerry Lynch
Ginger McCourt
Susan O’Horo
Nancy and Christopher Oddleifson
Astrid Peisch

In Kind

Auction Preview

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The Trustees accepts 100% tax-deductible donations. Proceeds from this event will help support programs on the South Shore. Thank you for your generous support!
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