At 328 Flax Hill Road lies one of Norwalk’s significant agricultural landmarks. The newly completed renovations at the actual homestead at Fodor Farm is simply spectacular. The attention to detail is second to none while maintaining the integrity of the original look and feel of the house. The restoration truly does this city landmark proud! The house is surrounded by all-organic community gardens. Dating back to 1809 the Fodor homestead actually has ties to another famous Norwalk name - Lockwood. Stop by and visit this slice of local history.
With sustainable gardening setting the environmental stage at Fodor Farm, the new facilities now provide a home for the demonstration and hosting of events to promote healthy eating. If you wander the grounds you’ll find 300 working gardens, an orchard, beehives, greenhouses, tool sheds, and a tree farm.
Did you know you could rent Fodor Farm?
Why not plan your next function surrounded by glorious gardens? It’s a great place for small to medium-sized parties, beautiful baby showers, creative cooking demonstrations, and fabulous fundraisers. It’s available all year long (winter dates may vary)and is fully equipped with central air conditioning, a small gas potbelly stove, and French doors that bathe the inside with natural sunlight. The gorgeous gourmet kitchen is perfect for caterers and chefs and provides the centerpiece for this lovely venue. An addition to the Barn is an outdoor patio measuring 25’ x 40’, just outside the barn doors. This area is perfect for additional seating and may even be tented. The room lends itself to small, intimate events, with the chef’s kitchen being an added bonus for sure! There is plenty of counter space to prep, cook, and serve and the price of the rental includes both tables and chairs. Depending on the season, there is also a lovely Pavilion is a partially covered overlooking the gorgeous gardens where additional seating and serving space may be found. The Pavilion also provides additional entertainment options and plenty of parking! All three barn doors open up to a spectacular outdoor patio, which provides extra space providing a lovely, old fashioned setting for these extra special events! Check with Recreation and Parks for availability and details. email@example.com or call 203-854-7269