Now at the Farm

Thu-Sun, 11 am-5 pm
Daily 10-5:30. See What's in Season below.


Call the Crop Report for the Farm and Winery Updates and for Picking Locations


Dec 31, 2015

Best wishes for a wonderful holiday and new year from the Jones family and farmers! The tasting room reopens March 4, 2016, and the farm opens with strawberries in early June. 

Dec 15, 2015

On Sat. Dec. 19 and Sun. Dec. 20, Santa Claus will visit the farm and talk to children about the joy of Christmas. See Santa Claus in the barnyard 10 am to 4 pm both days. UConn students will raise money for the CT Children's Hospital by offering fun, holiday crafts for kids.

Sep 15, 2015

Open daily  10 am to 5:30 pm through Oct 31, at our Pumpkinseed Hill Farm, 120 Beardsley Road, Shelton. Join us for pumpkins, hay rides and fall fun. On weekends, try to bring your own wagon to carry all your pumpkins, squash and fall decor. We are celebrating "Larger Than Life! Small Wonders on...

May 25, 2015

Open Thu Aug 6 and Fri Aug 7 from 9 to 5:30 pm.  Sat Aug 8 will be our last day, call the Crop Report that morning for Sat's hours and latest picking conditions, (203) 929-8424. ...

Feb 10, 2015

Jones Family Farms is accepting applications on a rolling basis for 2016 internships. Visit our Summer College Internship page for more information about seasonal opportunities at Jones Family Farms.

Nov 6, 2014

On Christmas Eve, the farm is open 9 am to 4 pm (arrive by 3 pm to harvest your own tree.) After December 24, the farm is closed for the season! Please see Winery hours below.

Sep 10, 2014

We have tons of our amazing pumpkins and squashes! We cannot wait for you to see beautiful Pumkinseed Hill Farm. Try to bring a wagon on the weekends so you can cart your pumpkins from the fields. More pumpkin info at FAQs and...

May 28, 2014

With the cooler summer weather, we still have very good blueberry picking as well as our box special! Tuesday - Saturday, enter the fields 9 to 5:30. Closed Sunday and Monday. Our last day of public picking will be Saturday, August 16 - so come this week, you won't be disappointed! Call the Crop...

Jan 28, 2014

Come and enjoy our relaxed, educational evenings where we taste four wines paired with a farm-to-table meal. Click Here to learn more.

Nov 4, 2013

Christmas Eve we are open until 4 pm, please arrive by 3 to cut your own tree. The farm is closed Christmas Day, Dec 25 and Boxing Day, Dec 26. Visit our Winery Visit to see our winery hours next week.

Oct 21, 2013

Come in costume to our annual UNICEF Family Festival from 10am-4pm on Sat. Oct. 26 and Sun. Oct. 27. Games and crafts for kids raise money for UNICEF and The Valley Goes Pink.  CenterStage Teen Cabaret performs Sunday at 2:30...

May 9, 2013

Our All You Can Carry Pumpkins special is in place. Cross the finish line with all the pumpkins you can carry for $35. Plan Your Visit and Pumpkin FAQs. Oct 29 and 30th, open 10 to 5:30, and on Halloween Oct 31, open...

Feb 7, 2013

We are now accepting applications for our summer agriculture/retail paid internships. College-aged students can find more information and download an application here.

Dec 20, 2012

Registration is now open for our Summer Garden Series! See what's cooking on our Class Schedule.

Jun 28, 2012

Mother Nature ripened the berries early and so they are done early as well. See you for pumpkins starting last weekend in September!

Jan 9, 2012

While the farm and winery are closed to the public for the winter, the farmers are hard at work behind the scenes. We will see you soon!

Sep 26, 2011

Merry Christmas to you all from everyone here at the farm! We hope to see you all in 2012.
Remaining Tree-Sale Hours:
12/24: 9am - 4:00pm
(see Winery info/hours below)
Plan Your Visit

Jul 20, 2011

Due to the pending "unsafe" heat, we will close the blueberry picking at 1pm on Friday 7/22. We WILL still have our Friday Farmers' Market in the air-conditioned winery and kitchen from 3:30-6:30 on Friday!

Jun 25, 2011

Join us Friday, July 1, from 3:30 to 6:30, for our first Farmers' Market of the season! Enjoy local food, patriotic music, special wine tastings, and a Red, White and Blue dessert with Jones berries.

Jun 20, 2011

Mon 6/20 is at our Pumpkinseed Hill farm. Hours: Mon - Sat 8am-5:30pm and Sun 8am - 12pm.

Jun 12, 2011

For a behind-the-scenes look at what's happening at the farm, visit our Jones' Farmer Blog. Also, see what our new farm apprentices are learning in their own Farm Apprentice Blog.  Always...

May 1, 2011

Today (Sat 8/20) is the last day for blueberry picking. We're picking in our Valley Farm 9-5:30  and if you pick more than 8lbs in one box, the price drops to $1.99/lb. Veggie stand will be open in the Valley too. Call Farmer Jones for details: (203.929.8425)...

Apr 28, 2011

Learn about wines in a fun, relaxed atmosphere!  Four special classes will be offered on the Friday evenings in May.  More info.

Mar 10, 2011

To celebrate the 4th of July, the Jones Winery is open EVERYDAY this week!  Hours are 11 to 5, and 11 to 2 on the Wed, July 4th.  Visit for a wine tasting or enjoy a glass of wine on the patio.  Experience the finest CT wines!

Dec 27, 2010

We thank all of our wonderful farm guests for visiting in 2010.  Best wishes for a healthy, happy, sustainable new year for us all!

Nov 18, 2010

The jolly old elf has cleared his schedule to come visit with all his friends from 10am to 4pm on Saturday December 18th and Sunday December 19th.

Santa’s Annual Family Weekend at the farm will include time for kids of all ages to spend time with Santa and have their...

Oct 31, 2010

Christmas Eve Hours: 9 am to 4 pm.  Find the perfect Christmas tree, holiday décor and gifts.  See Plan Your Visit Checklist for essential tips.


Oct 20, 2010

Families dressed in costume are invited to come spend a classic crisp autumn day at Jones Family Farms’ Pumpkinseed Hill for their annual UNICEF Family Festival from 10am – 4pm on Saturday October 23rd and Sunday the 24th.

Games and crafts for kids will include pumpkin...

Sep 20, 2010

Pumpkins, soup, cheesecake, wine and more as we celebrate local winners of Connecticut Magazine's Best of CT this weekend. Read More...

Celebrate local winners of Connecticut Magazine’s “Best of 2010“ at Jones...

Aug 31, 2010

Open Halloween, one last day, from 10am - 4pm!!  Hayrides, corn maze, pumpkins, and squash.

We are open daily from 10-5:30 at Pumpkinseed Hill. Hayrides daily (weather permitting) and over 50 varieties of Jones Grown...

Jul 5, 2010

Thank you to everyone for coming out to enjoy our strawberries and blueberries this year. See you at the end of Sept for pumpkins!

Pumpkins are coming soon!  Preview weekend begins September 25.

Be sure that you call Farmer Jones (203-929-8425) for info.

Apr 5, 2010

Online registration is now available.

Classes include topics such as bread basics, cooking from the garden, canning and preserving, and our "memorable meals" classes.

Click HERE for all the information including a PDF of the...

Dec 29, 2009

This year we are offering full wine tastings, Dec 26 thru Dec 31, 2015. Hours: Dec 26 - Dec 30, 11 am to 5 pm; New Year's Eve, 11 am to 2 pm.  Visit Winery for details on times and tastings.  

Be good to the land and the land will be good to you.

Philip James JONES, FARM FOUNDER, 1821-1912