Other Events

Check out this page for detail on our many other events happening throughout the year!

Customer Appreciation Month (June 2014)

Thanks for being our customer!  We have discounts available to you every weekend in June!
June 7 and 8 - 10% discount on cookbooks and canning supplies
June 14 and 15 - 10% discount on BBQ sauces and salad dressings
June 21 and 22 - 10% discount on wreathes, candles, and home decor
June 28 and 29 - 10% discount on salsas and chutneys
National Eat A Donut Day (June 6, 2014) 5PM
Who knew it was a holiday?  Let's celebrate with a Donut Eating Contest!  We'll have categories for adults and for kids.  Who can eat a half dozen of our delicious cider donuts the fastest!  No charge to enter the contest, and winners receive Carter Mountain Orchard gift cards!  Come to participate or to cheer on your favorite contestant!

National Eat Ice Cream Day (July 20, 2014)  ALL DAY

Now, this is something to celebrate!  We'll be serving Donut Sundaes all day - one of our delicious cider donuts, smothered in soft-serve ice cream.  Then, you make it your own with all kinds of extra toppings!  Who wants to sign the petition to make this a national holiday??

Canned Food and School Supply Drive (August 11 - 16, 2014)

Let's help our local school children in need get the supplies they are required to have to start the school year!  Bring a donation of school supplies (check back here for a list of most needed items) and/or non-perishable foods for our local food bank.  Turn your donations into one of our staff members, and receive a coupon for a 10% discount on purchases made that day at Carter Mountain!  Thanks for caring for our community.  All donations will be given to local schools, and the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank.

Teachers Appreciation Week (August 18 - 22, 2014)

Are you employed by a school?  Thank you for educating our children!  Show your school employee ID (REQUIRED) to receive a 10% discount on your purchase!  Happy start to the school year!

National Eat An Apple Day (September 20, 2014)  3PM

It's the season for apples - let's enjoy them!  Show us your favorite way to eat apples - bring in your homemade goodies for a chance to win a prize!  We'll judge them at  3PM.  You might want to bring copies of your recipe too, we bet others will want to go home and try your favorite apple treat!  No charge to enter the contest!  Arrive by 2:30 with your entry!


Hat/Scarf/Mitten Drive (November 15 - 30, 2014)


Help us to help our neighbors in need as the weather turns colder.  Bring your donation of new or gently used warm clothing, turn it in to a staff member, and receive a coupon for 10% off all your purchases at Carter Mountain for that day!  You'll also receive a good feeling inside!  Donations will be turned in to a local charity at the conclusion of the drive.  Thanks for helping!


Holiday on the Hill (December 6, 2014)

Holiday fun for the whole family!  We are offering FREE crafts for children all day long - no purchase necessary!

For those who want to get REALLY creative, we are offering homemade Gingerbread houses - they are put together and ready for you to decorate!  The decorations are included; roll up your sleeves and customize your very own Gingerbread House - it makes a great decoration for your home, or a lovely gift for someone on your list!  Appropriate for children or adults.  $25 per Gingerbread House.  Decorating sessions offered at 11AM, 1PM, and 3PM.  Call on Friday, 12/5 to reserve your spot!  434-977-1833.  On-site registration available, based on availability.

Hot apple cider, hot chocolate,  and our famous apple cider donuts will keep you warm (along with our space heaters!).  Celebrate with us!



Check our Fruit Availability Chart to find out
when your favorite fruit is ripe!

Fruit Availability Chart

What's going on at Carter Mountain Orchard? Check out our Calendar of Events to find out.

Calendar of Events

1435 Carters Mountain Trail
Charlottesville, VA

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