Here Ye, Here Ye!  The NYCD Renaissance Festival returns to Indian Ladder Farms and transforms the farm into Ye Olde Village of Appleton for two full days of medieval fun. Music, jousting, mermaids, pirates, vikings, and more including the return of the Pub Crawl (21+ only): Take a guided tour of the festival, stopping along the way to fill your hand-crafted mug* with tasty beers and ciders and partake in songs, toasts, and general merriment! Click the image above for tickets and information.  *Commemorative hand-crafted mug included with pub crawl ticket purchase.

Here Ye, Here Ye!
The NYCD Renaissance Festival returns to Indian Ladder Farms and transforms the farm into Ye Olde Village of Appleton for two full days of medieval fun. Music, jousting, mermaids, pirates, vikings, and more including the return of the Pub Crawl (21+ only):
Take a guided tour of the festival, stopping along the way to fill your hand-crafted mug* with tasty beers and ciders and partake in songs, toasts, and general merriment!
Click the image above for tickets and information.
*Commemorative hand-crafted mug included with pub crawl ticket purchase.

Indian Ladder Farms Cidery and Brewery (ILFCB) is operated by Dietrich Gehring and his partner Stuart Morris. ILFCB is located on Indian Ladder Farms, a popular apple orchard and farm market located in Altamont, New York. ILFCB produces hard cider and beer using crops such as apples, pears, berries and pumpkins as well as hops and malting barley grown on Indian Ladder and other local farms.  ILFCB’s on-farm tasting room is open to the public for beer and hard cider by the glass as well as growler-fills, crowlers, and 4-packs. 


~ TASTING ROOM MENUS ~

For current draft offerings, visit the menus page.

Drink Local

 

Eat Local

 

Listen Local

Come enjoy the talents of musicians from all over the Capital Region and beyond. We host music every Friday night and Saturday afternoon, plus special events throughout the year. Check our Facebook Events page for updates and details. No cover charge, unless indicated.

So you want to grow hops...

Also available for sale in the tasting room, The Hop Grower's Handbook is an excellent resource for hop growers and beer enthusiasts. Authored by Laura Ten Eyck and Dietrich Gehring.

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 Check our  Facebook event  page for guest DJs and cookout specials on Vinyl Sundays.

Check our Facebook event page for guest DJs and cookout specials on Vinyl Sundays.

Biergarten Cookouts

Join us on Saturdays 2-5pm for cookouts featuring local foods, music, and craft beverages. *NEW* Sunday Cookouts, too! Click the image for weekly event details. 

 Available in cans: Peas and Pods Saison, Dry Hard Cider, Cross Pollinator crab apple blend cider, and Seckel Solution pear blend cider.

Available in cans: Peas and Pods Saison, Dry Hard Cider, Cross Pollinator crab apple blend cider, and Seckel Solution pear blend cider.

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 There's nothing quite like enjoying a cold beer around a warm fire. Come check out the burn barrel in our biergarten!

There's nothing quite like enjoying a cold beer around a warm fire. Come check out the burn barrel in our biergarten!