The farm will be bustling with activity as we host rotating chefs on Thursday nights throughout the summer for a locally centered meal featuring Farm Institute meat and produce. These dinners will be family friendly with live music, lawn games, and plenty of space for kids to stretch their legs.
Pre-registration encouraged as space is limited, dinner is rain or shine. Children's price is for a smaller 8" round plate, adult size is 10" round. Small children are allowed to share plates. Bring your own place setting and receive $1 off!
Check our Facebook page for updates and menus which will be posted at least a week in advance. Beer and wine will not be available for sale.
Enjoy an over-sand vehicle adventure to the remote Cape Poge Lighthouse. Climb the spiral staircase of the century-old wooden lighthouse and discover intriguing stories of the keepers of the light who watched over these ocean waters. This tour is great for explorers of all ages!
Pre-registration strongly recommended as space is limited.
Make it a day! Explore Mytoi, walk the salt marsh trail or enjoy a picnic on the beach. If you take our pick-up from the Chappy Ferry, we can drop you back off at the ferry before 4 pm.
Walk on beach fees are waived ($5 for nonmembers, all children 15 and under free) for tour participants.
Complimentary pick-up is available from The Chappy Ferry for tour participants who pre-register.
Tours start from Mytoi Garden parking lot (Approx 2.5 mile drive/bike from Chappy Ferry). Parking and bike racks are free at Mytoi Garden.
Discover the saltmarsh and coastal ponds of Cape Poge Widllife Refuge with a natural history and engagement ranger in this guided discovery kayak tour. Grab a dip net and explore the saltmarsh ecosystem and local wildlife that call this environment home and see Chappy from a new vantage! Paddle through Poucha Pond, under the Dike Bridge, up the narrow and into Cape Poge Bay!
Please bring: sun block, bug spray, water bottle, a snack if desired, water reistant clothing if desired (you will get wet!), towl if desired.
Weather permitting; will notify of cancellation day of. Appropriate for ages 6+. Children 15 and under must paddle with an adult.
Meet at Dike Bridge. Complimentary shuttle from Chappy Point to Dike Bridge and back with pre-registration.
Enjoy the benefits of a Trustees membership while exploring Poucha Pond and the salt marshes of Chappaquiddick by kayak or paddleboard. Take one of our self-guided tours and learn about the local history and wildlife (both adult and family self-guided tours available).
Trustees Members only at this site. Interested in becoming a Member?! Ask any of our staff at Mytoi or Dike Bridge Gatehouse, and learn all about the benefits of becoming a Trustees Member.
Kayaks and Paddleboards launch from Dike Bridge gatehouse. Last boat rental is at 3.30PM.
Boats are on a first-come first-served basis only.
Friday Fun Day! Whether you're kicking off your weekend at the end of the work week or looking for a a way to cool down on the way home from the beach, come by the farm and try your hand at making a sweet treat. We'll feature three different methods for making ice cream, try one or all three.
Explore the FARM by foot with a guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? What our cows eat? (Hint: they are 100% grass fed!) Whether you’re a family with a few wee farmers eager to check out the chickens, seasoned gardeners curious about island agricultural techniques, a farm-to-table enthusiasts wondering how hops grow, or anything in between – stop by for a visit.
New for 2019- this tour will feature our sunflower field!
Oysters by the ocean, yes please! Join Cottage City Oysters for this fun hands-on class, demo, and of course- tasting! They'll walk though the various aspects of farming, from seed to table, how they are grown, and who some of their biggest predators are. Watch the shuckers in action and try your hand at opening an oyster.