15016 Rester Dr Brooksville, FL 34613
Fall Harvest OLIVE FESTIVAL Sunday October 5th, 2014
FREE EVENT AT THE OLIVE GROVE!!!
The DeLei'ed Parrots Trop Rock Band
will begin the festival and set the stage with a Key West-Margaretville Theme so bring the beach balls, coolers and appetites because next we move on to the swamps of Florida where
"The Sauce Boss"
will be cooking up a big pot of SEAFOOD GUMBO (Vegetarian style) while entertaining the crowd.
Everyone gets a FREE bowl of freshly cooked hot SEAFOOD GUMBO to eat while
Amber Lynn Nicol
takes the stage with her full band to promote her latest CD, "SEVEN", she'll be playing all the songs from her first and second CD too.
Workshops will run from 11am to 5pm beginning with Soap Making 11am and 2pm, Curing Olives 12pm & 3pm, Making Ancient Style Olive Oil Lamps 1pm & 4pm.
Win an olive tree for the best olive oil lamp.
All musicians be sure to stay late and join the Fireside & Guitar Folk Circle at 6pm
The Fall Harvest Olive Festival Is Free and Open
TO ALL AGES!
Olive Trees, Olive Oil, Castile (Olive Oil) Soap, Olive Bread, Olive Leaf Tea, Jams, Jellies, handmade and homemade items.
The Olive Grove is an organic olive orchard of over 200 traditionally spaced olive trees with a spacing of 18 - 20 feet apart. Among the grove are Arbequina, Arbosana and Koroneiki olive trees.
In the Olive Grove Country Store you will find the highest quality extra virgin cold pressed and unfiltered olive oil, infused olive oil, infused vinegar, cured olives, raw olives, olive oil soap (Castile), olive leaf tea and other olive products, organic spices and mixes, natural extracts, dried herbs, fruit mixes, jams and jellies, sauces, fresh all natural pastas, homemade and handmade items.
Visit The Olive Grove and Farm Store Saturday and Sunday 10AM -6PM or by Appointment.
Current Olive Tree Online Specials
ARBEQUINA OLIVE TREE
Arbequina: from Spain with a weeping shape. This variety has been the most widely planted variety in Spain for several years in super high density systems. Its oil is aromatic and fruity, it adapts well to dense planting because of its small size. Elliptical leaves are shiny dark green in color. Produces good quality oil. Perfect for gourmet cooking, table olives, soap, soup and tea can be made from the leaves.
About the Arbequina Olive Tree:
COMMENTS: Trees are high productivity leading to high density planting. Good for pressing and curing.
1 for $20.00 Arbequina or 1 Korneiki 2 for $30.00 (1 Arbequina & 1 Koroneiki)
4 for $34.00 (2 Arbequina & 2 Koroneiki) 6 for $48.00 (3 Arbequina & Koroneiki)
8 for $64.00 (4 Arbequina & 4 Koroneiki) 10 for $75.00 (5 Arbequina & 5 Koroneiki)
20 for $140.00 (5 Arbequina & 5 Koroneiki)
For Orders of only one variety or 50 or more please call direct (352) 345-5940
NO Tax / Shipping Included.
KORONEIKI OLIVE TREE
(Greek Variety) from Greece is also the primary oil variety of Greece. It has a small oval shaped fruit and the oil is green in color with a fruity flavor. It has a long shelf life of two or more years. Koroneiki can be machine harvested because its fruit is smaller and tougher with high yields.
About the Koroneiki; The trunk is typically gnarled and twisted.
TREE: A tree of medium
vigor with a spreading habit and an open canopy.
NOW is the time to order Olive Trees for Fall Planting. Olive Trees make great gifts too. We have special olive trees for use when making an olive tree bonsai,
let us know that you're making a bonsai when you place your order . Our regular shipping trees are 2' 2/12' tall.
Online Orders Have no Tax or Shipping Charges. Trees are shipped already staked. (bonsai olive trees do not come staked)
Our Mission is educate people on the health benefits and uses of olives, olive oil, olive leaf and olive products. We offer workshops on infusing olive oil, infusing vinegar, olive oil soap making (using all natural garden grown and organic ingredients), making a bonsai olive tree, making mosaics , working with clay and creating an ancient style olive oil lamp, curing olives and more. FREE weekly seminars on "Growing Olive Trees in Florida" and "How Olive Oil is Processes" are held Saturdays at 2PM.
Join The Workshops email us at email@example.com
Clubs and groups of 5 or more are invited for private tours, seminars and workshops.
Private and Open Groups and Clubs are welcome to meet at the Olive Grove call 352-345-5940 to reserve a time.
LEARN TO KNIT
Learn: Cast on two ways, knit and pearl, increase and decrease, make color changes, fix common mistakes, gauge, to read patterns, complete the project of your choice from the selection offered by instructor.
Saturday Morning Children's Greek Mythology Story and Workshop On the Grove.
Have a snack (provided), sit in the Olive Grove and learn why "Athena's gift of the Olive Tree" was such a special gift to the people?
Make an ancient style olive oil lamp.
Everyone gets an olive tree to take home and plant or pot.
Groups of 5 members or more for Greek Mythology and Workshop contact Dede 352345-5940 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Reserve a Saturday Morning Story Time and Workshop for your Group on the Olive Grove. Weekdays by special request.
Bring YOUR lesson or story and/ or workshop and snack to the Olive Grove, reserve an hour or two or a full day on a Saturday or Sunday or Weekdays by special request. Free!
Bring your bicycle too!!!! We're on the Suncoast Bike Path.
The Hernando Fireside Guitar and Folk Circle meet every 1st Sunday of each month. Open to all who want to Jam or Listen.
Cooler's and 4 legged family members welcome.
Next Meeting "SUNDAY OCTOBER 5TH, 2014 " following the Fall Harvest Festival Line Up!
Free Concerts On Our Own Country Stage Promote Local Artists and Performers.
Coolers and 4 legged family members are always welcome.
We offer free use of our stage for practices, performances, gatherings, jams, causes, fundraisers and events, we have a full professional PA system available.
Two National Concerts and Festival Events Per Year Are Held On The Olive Grove For Our Annual
Spring Planting & Fall Harvest Events.
RENT THE OLIVE GROVE and STAGE for your Private Party or Event, we have a full professional PA system.
The Olive Grove is Perfect for a Romantic Peaceful Country Wedding Ceremony and Reception, Party, Birthday Party, Bachelor or Bachelorette Party, Family Gathering, Rehearsal Party, Jam, Fireside Chat or Jam, Camping, Theatre Performance and Rehearsals.....
We take care of everything, the ceremony, catering and the entertainment.
or you take care of everything and use our stuff. Use our grounds, kitchen, grill, bar, stage and PA.
The Olive Grove is located at 15016 Rester Dr on the Sun Coast Bicycle Path and offers cyclists free parking and free cold bottled water any Saturday or Sunday 10am-6pm.
Great place and to begin or end a bike ride event.
Warning!! All olive growers read this Olive Tree Pests
Find out the latest olive news, new health findings, our seminar and workshop schedules and upcoming events.
Join the Florida Olive Growers Association & The Olive Grove Page on facebook.
Visit our facebook Page
To join the Guitar Circle visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/379572242145647/or just give us a call.
Thank you for visiting