Furthering its reputation as a leader in luxury resort experiences that capture the essence of the destination, Ojai Valley Inn announces the premiere of The Ojai Heritage Gathering, an experiential three-day event celebrating the revival of art and culinary traditions of days past, offered in collaboration with the modern homestead experts of Heritage Gatherings at the Farmhouse at Ojai Valley Inn.
Designed to spark fresh passion for decades-old skills in back-to-roots living, guests of the Ojai Heritage Gathering will experience three days among the mature olive trees, verdant gardens and state-of-the-art culinary venues of The Farmhouse, the resort’s sprawling epicurean events center. There, more than 20 hands-on classes will offer small group and one-on-one immersion in practices that range from beekeeping and organic gardening to open-fire cooking, woodworking, and creating herbal home remedies. Evening fireside chats with renowned thought leaders, inspired master-chef created meals and an unrivaled sense of community are planned to round out the schedule.
The three-day Ojai Heritage Gathering is priced at $1250 and includes:
• Local, thoughtfully prepared meals by master chefs (Five all-inclusive meals)
• Attendance at more than 20 master classes and demonstrations in a variety of disciplines including:
o Herbalism – Creating Herbal Bitters & Herbal Home Remedies
o Live Fire Cooking – Respecting Fire: The Primal Cooking Source
o Hatchet Making – Reconnecting with the Oldest of Tools
o Woodworking – Beginner Spoon Carving & Whittling
o Backyard Organic Gardening – Planning, Creating & Harvesting
o Chicken Coops – How to Keep Backyard Chickens
o Indigo Dye Fermentation & Shibori Dye Techniques
• Small group and one-on-one instruction with renowned teachers on their craft
• Nightly fireside chats with noted thought leaders
Tickets can be purchased by visiting ojaivalleyinn.com/farmhouse. Accommodations must be reserved separately and can be secured by calling (833) 226-7396 and referencing the Ojai Heritage Gathering.