EAT & DRINK: Lots to dig into — from new wedding venue, new eatery in Media, apple festival, to cider sampling

SUBMITTED PHOTOEnjoy the annual Apple Festival at Peddler's Village.
SUBMITTED PHOTOEnjoy the annual Apple Festival at Peddler's Village.

A new wedding and event venue opens on the Main Line next fall. URBN Food and Beverage announced plans for Terrain Gardens at Devon Yard. The complex also will include Terrain Garden Cafe and Amis Trattoria. https://www.shopterrain.com/

Now open in Media: a new restaurant called Tap 24 with 24 rotating beer taps and gastropub food. https://www.facebook.com/tap24media/

And Collegeville’s Pure Fire Pizza opened a second location in West Chester, featuring natural, organic and sustainable ingredients. http://purefirepizza.com

In other food news… apple lovers, rejoice! Peddler’s Village in Lahaska hosts its annual Apple Festival Nov. 4 and 5 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Don’t miss the apple-pie-eating contest at 3 p.m. both days. www.peddlersvillage.com

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Curious about fermentation? A Culture Factory in Phoenixville offers a Bagels & Bucha workshop Saturday, Nov. 4 from 3 to 5 p.m. Learn how to make dairy-free cream cheese paired with bagels and kombucha. $50. http://aculturefactory.com

Speaking of fermentation, check out the Fall Food & Craft Beer Celebration Nov. 4 from 12 to 5 p.m. at Highland Orchards in West Chester. http://www.highlandorchards.net/

Or celebrate fall at the Phoenixville Harvest Festival. Start the day with a Harvest Breakfast at The Colonial Theatre Nov. 4 from 8 to 11 a.m., $18 ($12.50 for children) in advance or $23 ($15 for kids) at the door. https://www.phoenixvilleharvestfestival.com/

Another fall favorite: hard cider. Sample ciders from Downingtown’s Dressler Estate during “Cider: The Journey from Orchard to Glass” at The Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College Thursday, Nov. 9 at 7 p.m. Tickets: $40 ($30 for members). http://www.scottarboretum.org/ Join the American Helicopter Museum in West Chester for Hops’N’Helicopters, “a very hoppy happy hour” Friday, Nov. 10 from 5 to 9 p.m. Admission: $30 in advance, $35 at the door. http://americanhelicopter.museum/

Add a new recipe to your holiday repertoire during a free cooking demo at The Woodlands at Phillips in Kennett Square Saturday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. Chef Natalie Jenks will prepare an exotic-mushroom side dish. http://www.thewoodlandsatphillips.com/events/

Take a leisurely drive through Chester County’s countryside to Wyebrook Farm in Honey Brook for its Farmhouse Tea Luncheon Nov. 11 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tickets: $36. http://wyebrookfarm.com/

Prefer traveling on two wheels? Sly Fox Brewing Company in Pottstown holds its Sly Fox Cyclocross off-road bike race Nov. 11, beginning at 8 a.m. Watch the action along the route, which “careens around an outdoor beer garden.” http://www.slyfoxbeer.com/sly-fox-cyclocross

Cycle your way to four restaurants during the Kennett Brewing Company’s Thanksbrewing Tour, benefitting the Kennett Food Cupboard. It too takes place Nov. 11, starting at 9:30 a.m., $50. http://kennettbrewingcompany.com/

On Friday, Nov. 17, savor a Chef’s Game Dinner with Grace Winery at Terrain Garden Cafe in Glen Mills. Tickets: $75, including wine pairings. https://www.shopterrain.com/glen-mills-restaurant/

Join the sixth-anniversary celebration at Galer Estate Vineyard & Winery in Kennett Square Saturday, Nov. 18. Enjoy “a day filled with live music, art, food, wine and more!” https://www.galerestate.com/

Finally, support the victims of California wildfires during a Sonoma Strong fundraising dinner Sunday, Nov. 19 at Overbrook Golf Club. Cornerstone in Wayne presents food and wine from Sonoma County and the North Bay areas. Tickets cost $200. https://www.cornerstonewayne.com/product/sonoma-strong-tickets/