Trust to hold Smokin' in the Hills
Updated 10:00 pm, Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Hunt Hill Farm Trust in the Northville section of New Milford will hold a Smokin' in the Hills celebration Sept. 8 starting at 6 p.m.
The event will kick off with cocktails and a silent auction, followed by a barbecue dinner, an auction, country music by Sundown Escape, dancing and line dancing lessons.
The silent auction will offer get-a-ways, housewares, jewelry, fashions and home goods, theater and concert tickets, artworks, books, gift certificates for dining and more.
The farm-fresh dinner will include fresh-grilled chicken, prepared by Powerhouse Appliances' Jay and Jeff Buzaid; smoked BBQ brisket donated by Steve Ford of Newtown's Butcher's Best and smoked by The Cookhouse; fresh garden salads and fruit cobblers; and coffee with after-dinner drinks.
Items up for bid during a mini-auction will include a two-bedroom suite with kitchen at a Grand Mayan resort in Mexico, a gift certificate good at any of the Leading Hotels in the World, a two-night stay at the Mayflower, dinner for a host couple and 10 friends cooked in their home by Chef William Cosgrove of the Upper Crust Restaurant, complete with wines, and a Silo Cooking School party for 16 people.
Festivities will be held in a tented setting on the farm's museum field.
Tickets begin at $85 per person.
For more information and tickets, call 860-355-0300 or visit www.hunthillfarmtrust.org.