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The Homestead Gardens Tomato Fest Is Coming

The Homestead Gardens Tomato Fest Is Coming

| August 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

The perennially popular tomato, a favorite of backyard gardeners everywhere, is being celebrated at the Fourth Annual Tomato Festival and Chesapeake Chili Cook-off at Homestead Gardens in Davidonsville, Md., on Saturday, August 25, from 12pm to 6pm. The family-friendly event celebrates ‘all things tomato,’ with many activities throughout the day, including a salsa competition and […]

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Annual Injured Marines Fundraiser At Homestead Gardens

Annual Injured Marines Fundraiser At Homestead Gardens

| May 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

For the seventh year, Homestead Gardens is raising money to benefit the Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund. Last year, the fundraiser donated $4,092 to the Semper Fi Fund, which has given over 50 million dollars in grants to injured Marines, sailors, and other members of the military injured while attached to the Marines in combat. […]

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Presidential Debate Scheduled For Homestead Gardens

Presidential Debate Scheduled For Homestead Gardens

| March 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

APRIL FOOLS April 3, 2012:  The mark of a good April Fools prank is when it is very believable. The mark of a great one is when calls are still coming in four days later. But alas, there will not be a Presidential Debate at Homestead Gardens. Plans were finalized yesterday by the Bipartisan Committee […]

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750 Enjoy The 1st Harvest Beer Festival

750 Enjoy The 1st Harvest Beer Festival

| September 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

About 750 people attended the 1st Harvest Beer Festival this past weekend!  The event was held at Homestead Gardens and was a benefit to the Scenic Rivers Land Trust. Fifteen breweries were represented and were offering samples of 44 distinct beers ranging from the locally names Silopanna Wit beer from the Fordham Brewing Company to […]

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Got <del>Tomatos</del> Tomatoes?

Got Tomatos Tomatoes?

| September 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

The sun finally came out of hiding just prior to the 3rd Annual Tomato Festival at Homestead Gardens. The event, held Saturday from noon to 6pm, was a rousing success and a lot of fun. OK, so a Tomato Festival may not sound terribly exciting; and if you had that impression, you would be mistaken. […]

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The Tomato Is Coming (Again)

The Tomato Is Coming (Again)

| September 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

There are just a few days left until the Third Annual (1st rescheduled) Annapolis Tomato Festival and Chesapeake Chili Cook-off at Homestead Gardens in Davidonsville, Md., on Saturday, September 10th, from 12pm to 6pm. There are still a few slots left for contestants in The Chesapeake Chili Cook-Off, Salsa Contest and Ledo Pizza-Eating Contest. The […]

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Harvest Beer Festival-September 17th

Harvest Beer Festival-September 17th

| September 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

<–Please share this wonderful event with your facebook friends, and twitter followers by clicking the icons to the left! A September 17th Annual Harvest Beer Festival at Homestead Gardens will benefit the land preservation work of the Scenic Rivers Land Trust (SRLT).  Organized by Katcef Companies and a wide variety of partner brewers, the event […]

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The Tomato Is Coming, The Tomato Is Coming

The Tomato Is Coming, The Tomato Is Coming

| August 25, 2011 | 1 Comment

There are just a few days left until the Third Annual Annapolis Tomato Festival and Chesapeake Chili Cook-off at Homestead Gardens in Davidonsville, Md., on Saturday, August 27, from 12pm to 6pm. There are still a few slots left for contestants in The Chesapeake Chili Cook-Off, Salsa Contest and Ledo Pizza-Eating Contest. The entry fee […]

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Contest: Free Tomato Festival Tickets

Contest: Free Tomato Festival Tickets

| August 17, 2011 | 7 Comments

We have 2 pair of tickets to the Homestead Gardens Tomato Festival on Saturday August 27th! If you are interested in going (and who wouldn’t be?), just be the first two commenters to this post AND click the share on Facebook AND the +1 for Google! It’s that simple! And Eye On Annapolis just saved […]

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Homestead Gardens Getting Chili In August

Homestead Gardens Getting Chili In August

| August 6, 2011 | 1 Comment

The perennially popular tomato, a favorite of backyard gardeners everywhere, is being celebrated this year at the Third Annual Annapolis Tomato Festival and Chesapeake Chili Cook-off at Homestead Gardens in Davidonsville, Md., on Saturday, August 27, from 12pm to 6pm. The family-friendly event celebrates ‘all things tomato,’ with many activities throughout the day, including a […]

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Funeral Services Set For Don Riddle

Funeral Services Set For Don Riddle

| July 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

Funeral services have been Don Riddle who died last week at his home. The George P. Kalas Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. People are asked to share their thoughts and memories in the online guest book. Visitation Tuesday July 5, 2011, 2:00pm – 4:00pm at George P. Kalas Funeral Home Click for Map and […]

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Homestead Gardens’ Founder, Don Riddle, Found Dead On Boat

Homestead Gardens’ Founder, Don Riddle, Found Dead On Boat

| July 1, 2011 | 3 Comments

<–to share this post with your facebook friends and twitter followers and on google, please use the icons to the left UPDATE 10:42 am 07/01/2011: Homestead Gardens just released the following statement: It is with profound sadness that the Homestead Gardens family marks the passing of Don Riddle, Jr. Mere words cannot begin to express the […]

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Homestead Gardens Presents “A Mediterranean Retreat”

Homestead Gardens Presents “A Mediterranean Retreat”

| March 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

<– go on and give one of them a click and share this event with your facebook friends and twitter followers! Homestead Gardens will present their annual spring garden show entitled, “Mediterranean Retreat” March 12 – 20, 2011 at their Davidsonville location. Immerse yourself in the classic elements of the Mediterranean garden as it has […]

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Celebrate The Modest Tomato At The Annapolis Tomato Festival

Celebrate The Modest Tomato At The Annapolis Tomato Festival

| August 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

The health of the American people has been much noted in today’s news. Homestead Gardens also has been concerned about the eating habits of our nation. Therefore, in a concerted effort to fight the junk food intake in our society, Homestead Gardens is offering a remedy: more lycopene. So where do you find this powerful […]

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