December 23, 2021 10:42 am Comments Off on Have an A-Moo-Sing Time at These Farms in Concord, MA
When you first think of Concord, MA, our dynamic and rich history and national land are probably on your mind’s forefront. You may even believe we are only a vacation destination for history buffs. However, in addition to our incredible standing in American history, there are so many other things that attract all kinds of visitors year after year—from unique confectionery shops to pet-friendly activities. There is a little bit of something for everyone! When you come into town, we recommend visiting the area farms in and around Concord, MA. It’s an incredible activity that’ll appeal to your whole family!
Best Farms in and around Concord, MA
Concord, MA, has various active farms that pride themselves on growing, raising, and sharing some of the best produce, animals, and goods in the entire state. Many area restaurants curate delicious farm-to-table menus, highlighting the seasonal produce from these farms. Get outdoors and see where your food comes from!
- Gaining Ground: volunteer at this nonprofit organic farm working provide hunger relief
- Hutchins Farm: seasonal farm that is one of the oldest operations in Massachusetts
- Marshall Farm: a third-generation farm that uses sustainable farming techniques
- Millbrook Farm: locals love buying their Christmas tree from this family-owned farm
- Saltbox Farm: take some classes at their cooking school or eat at the on-site restaurant
- The Walden Woods Project Farm: an organic USDA-certified farm that offers produce like squash, eggplant, pumpkins, and more
- Verrill Farm: the farm stand is open year-round, and their farmland spans over 200 acres through Concord and Sudbury, MA
Stay near the Farms in Concord, MA
Concord’s Colonial Inn is a historic hotel that will place you near all the top farms in the area. Our 54 unique guestrooms boast wonderful amenities and gorgeous furnishings. Bask in all the colonial charm Concord, MA, has to offer you during your stay—book online today!
November 22, 2021 4:35 pm Comments Off on Tie the Knot At Concord’s Colonial Inn || Wedding Season
Weddings are all about creating new memories with your spouse and beginning years and years of your very own unique history. Your rich familial history is about to begin and will follow you forever! There is no better place to pay homage to history than Concord’s Colonial Inn. When you tie the knot at Concord’s Colonial Inn, you’ll be saying “I do,” surrounded by over 300 years of living history. Established in 1716, our colonial inn is one of the most coveted historical landmarks in all of Concord, MA. Whether you and your partner are history buffs or you’re simply looking for a rustic wedding setting, we are your ideal wedding destination. Let’s explore what makes wedding season so special at Concord’s Colonial Inn—
A Wedding with a Nice Ring to It at Concord’s Colonial Inn
At Concord’s Colonial Inn, we believe that time-honored tradition paired with a personal yet professional touch of service sets our weddings and related celebrations apart from others. You can plan a small intimate wedding or an elaborate gala—whatever matches your style as a couple. We are here to help relieve the significant stressors of wedding planning, so make sure you check our wedding packages and catering menus or request more information online. Whatever your vision is, our talented event staff work with you to create your dream big day!
In addition to wedding day celebrations, you also have the opportunity to host your showers, receptions, rehearsal dinners, and more at Concord’s Colonial Inn—all set against a charming New England atmosphere.
No matter how you choose to celebrate your first few newlywed moments, consider Concord’s Colonial Inn, where colonial charm meets modern comfort. Our inn has 56 one-of-a-kind accommodations for your guests, including a large honeymoon suite for the married couple! There is genuinely a little bit of something for everyone. Book your wedding stay with us online today!
October 22, 2021 3:25 pm Comments Off on 5 Reasons Why Concord is the Best Massachusetts Winter Town
The weather outside is frightful, but the fire is so delightful, but since we’ve nowhere to go—let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! We all love that jolly tune by Dean Martin, but there is one thing Concord’s Colonial Inn would like to clear up one thing. You do have a place to go during the winter months—Concord, Massachusetts. Concord is the best winter town in all of Massachusetts. You will have the time of your life when you visit our lovely historic community this winter. Let’s dive a little deeper into the five reasons why Concord is the best Massachusetts winter town.
Winter’s Greeting From Concord, MA
Holiday Shopping Central: Concord, MA, is home to several one-of-a-kind shops that will make your winter and holiday shopping a breeze! Indulge in the sweeter things in life by grabbing a winter treat from one of our local confectionery shops, which we list in our tour guide. When you shop in Concord, you’ll have a great New England experience this winter.
Explore the glistening Walden Pond: this iconic pond inspired the literary legend Henry David Thoreau’s Walden. If you arrive when the waters are still flowing, go for a nice boat ride through the snowy pond, making sure to wrap up warmly. Some locals even like to go sledding on the pond when it’s frozen over, but we ask that you follow any park postings.
Connect with Arts & Culture: Get out of the cold by visiting the Umbrella Arts Center. They have a variety of shows, exhibitions, workshops, classes, and more for locals and tourists alike to enjoy during the winter months. There is no better way to learn about our town than through its art and culture.
Fine Cuisine: When traveling during the wintertime, you should always be eating some warming food. It is a great thing that Colonial Inn is home to some of the best restaurants in town. No matter what you are craving, you will find some delicious New England meals that will warm you head to toe, from our Yankee Pot Roast to our New England Fish & Chips.
Stay at the Concord’s Colonial Inn to enjoy the peak Concord, MA winter experience: our quaint, historic inn has been around since 1716. Our landmark hotel will be adorned in garland, lights, and all the incredible holiday decorations. You will feel right at home during your winter vacation to Concord, MA. Book your stay online with us today!