The inaugural Great Gardiner LobsterFest will be held on Saturday, July 18 from 2 to 7 p.m. at Tantillo’s Farm in Gardiner. This kid-friendly/leashed pet-friendly fourth-generation family fruit farm event will feature the headlining crustacean, otherwise known as the “fruit of the sea,” local sweet corn, homemade coleslaw and garden salad, music and games, such as Cornhole and Giant Jenga.
Advanced ticket purchase is highly recommended, but walk-ins will be served on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last. The lobsters served will average between 1.15 to 1.25 pounds. Ticket cost is $25 for one lobster with one order of sides and $40 for two lobsters with one order of sides. Tickets can be purchased at Tantillo’s Farm, located at 730 Route 208 in Gardiner, or over the phone at (845) 256-9109.