Named RI’s Best Family Picnic 2011 by Rhode Island Monthly
Our 2014 season offered music and menus, plus food items from our Café, from July 8 through August 26.
Thanks for making it a wonderful year— we’ll definitely do it again this summer (details when we have them)! Bring your blankets or chairs to enjoy these free concerts on the lawn (in case of rain we’ll try to reschedule).
Chef Scott plans theme menus for purchase at each event. Quantities will be limited, so call early to reserve yours! 401-847-3912
Sunset at Sweet Berry Farm
July 8, 2014: Abbey Rhode Beatles tribute band 6:00–8:00pm Intermission: Our own Clara Maurer with her songs and guitar RI Summer Food for the Soul: Tossed greens salad with white balsamic vinaigrette, stuffed sole, potato egg salad, sautéed zucchini spaghetti, chocolate cream trifle. (It was so easy lovin’ them, we showed them that we really care.)
RESCHEDULED: Friday, July 18, 2014: Big Cat Blues 6:00–8:00pm Intermission: Our own Clara Maurer with her songs and guitar Not Your Texas BBQ: Corn chowda, sweet & sour beef brisket, tomato & mozarella salad, roasted summer sweet taters, seasonal fruit tart. (Hey hey hey yeah, they did the mess around.) July 22, 2013: 6-DIGG-IT Music from the last 50 years 6:00–8:00pm Old School Flavors…New School Tastes: Cucumber & tomato dill salad, chicken cordon bleu patty with homestyle gravy, sautéed spinach & garlic, roasted brown rice, sliced vanilla torte. (The Jaded Waitresses? The Band just a might be Their man.)
July 29, 2014:The Elderly Brothers Music from the 50s & 60s 6:00–8:00pm Food to Keep You Cool!!: Garden sweet pepper soup (cold), poached salmon with cucumber dill, RI’s best slaw, zesty pasta salad, mini mocha cheesecake. (We’ll still love them when they’re not around.)
Top-40 hits from the 50s to the present 6:00–8:00pm Intermission: Our own Clara Maurer with her songs and guitar World’s Best Hot Dog!! (Honest): Caesar salad, Sonoran hot dogs (2 pico-de-gallo/bacon-wrapped chili dogs), tomatoes stuffed with cheese & bacon, roasted taters, pineapple upside-down cake. (Another summer day has come and gone — they watched the days go by.)
5:30–7:30pm Intermission: Songs with our own Carla Peter (and Jacob) Wrong Turn in Tijuana: Gazpacho, Mexican lasagna (corn tortillas), corn & tomato salsa, Santa Fe sweet-tater salad, crème caramel. (Sweet Mama, we’d love you one more time).
5:30–7:30pm Southern BBQ Meets Northern Style: Tomato-grilled cheese bisque, pulled pork cannelloni with BBQ sauce, brown-sugar-glazed baby carrots, southern “Rice-A-Roni” (toasted orzo), red velvet cupcake. (The last of the romantics? Alive, alive, oh!)
August 26, 2014: The Lois Vaughan Quartet Classic Jazz and Latin 5:30–7:30pm European Backyard Picnic: Panzanella (bread) salad, dark-meat chicken Marsala, truffle mashies, green beans amandine, Susanna’s Gelato di Caffè. (They took the A train, they took five, they took our hearts.)
Sweet Berry Farm Concert Dancing
Concerts are free, dinners 19.95 (plus tax). Picnic tables are reserved for menu-ticket holders.
Alcoholic beverage consumption is not permitted on the premises.
Please use the entrance at 19 Third Beach Road just south of the main entrance & concert lawn.