140 STEVENS STREET, WEST CAPE MAY NJ 08204   |   (609) 459-0121

140 STEVENS STREET,
WEST CAPE MAY NJ 08204
(609) 459-0121

Farm

Open Daily
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Market

Open Daily
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Kitchen

Open Thursday - Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00pm

ABOUT THE FARM

EST. 2008

Beach Plum Farm is located less than two miles from Cape May’s historic downtown. Established in 2008 by owners Curtis Bashaw and Will Riccio, this working farm is open to the public and welcomes visitors from near and far.

Since 2008, Beach Plum Farm has grown to produce over 100 kinds of fruits and vegetables as well as chickens, eggs and Berkshire Hogs. The Farm provides produce and meats to local Cape May restaurants including The Ebbitt Room, the Blue Pig Tavern, the Rusty Nail, the Boiler Room, Louisa’s Café and more. 

BEACH PLUM FARM
GUIDED FARM TOURS

EST. 2008

Join our farmer for an in-depth hour long walking tour of Beach Plum Farm. We will start in the kitchen garden and wrap our way through the history of our farm and of our land. We will also visit the animals and talk about our agricultural practices. Age 12 and under are free.

FARMING PRACTICES

Beach Plum Farm is proud to use regenerative agricultural practices. Regenerative agriculture is a conservation and rehabilitation approach to food and farming systems. It focuses on topsoil regeneration, increasing biodiversity, improving the water cycle, enhancing ecosystem services, supporting biosequestration, increasing resilience to climate change, and strengthening the health and vitality of farm soil.

FARM-TO-TABLE

DINNER SERIES

EST. 2016

Immerse yourself in the beauty and farm fresh flavors of Beach Plum Farm’s Farm-to-Table Dinner Series. These dinners are a celebration of Beach Plum Farm’s seasonal harvest, featuring our farm raised meats, organic produce, and garden herbs. Dine under the stars, or in our festive hoop house, depending on the weather.

Please note that our Farm Dinners are best enjoyed by those age 21 and up.

All dinners are BYOB. 

Please review our list of Frequently Asked Questions to learn more about these special events on our farm.

SPRING HARVEST
DINNER SERIES

FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS, MID-MARCH THROUGH MAY

Celebrate Beach Plum Farm’s bloom at our Spring Harvest Dinners, where the fresh flavors from our fields and greenhouses are on full display. Bright and spontaneous, these beautiful dinners welcome the warmth and color of our Farm’s spring season.

PINK MOON DINNER

TUESDAY, APRIL 23, 2024

Imagine dining under the Pink Moon in April, where the farm’s vibrant blooms and fresh produce will set the stage for a colorful and delightful culinary journey.

This special event is part of our Full Moon Dinner Series. Each dinner will be uniquely inspired by the time of year and the name of the full moon, creating a magical atmosphere for guests to indulge in farm-to-table cuisine under the celestial glow.

MOTHER'S DAY DINNER

SUNDAY, MAY 12, 2024

Treat the special women in your life to an exquisite Mother’s Day Dinner at Beach Plum Farm, where the fresh flavors from our fields and greenhouses are on full display.

FLOWER MOON DINNER

THURSDAY, MAY 23, 2024

Take your seat in late May as our farm’s spring flowers and flavors come into full bloom, your table illuminated by candlelight and the glow of the Flower Moon above.

This special event is part of our Full Moon Dinner Series. Each dinner will be uniquely inspired by the time of year and the name of the full moon, creating a magical atmosphere for guests to indulge in farm-to-table cuisine under the celestial glow.

SUMMER HARVEST
DINNER SERIES

THURSDAYS, FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS, JUNE THROUGH SEPTEMBER

Sweet notes of lavender and honeysuckle mix with the smoke of the evening’s bonfire. Take your seat under the soft glow of the string lights, and experience the unparalleled atmosphere of our Summer Harvest Dinners.

STRAWBERRY MOON DINNER

FRIDAY, JUNE 21, 2024

As the Strawberry Moon rises in June, savor dishes infused with the sweetness of freshly picked strawberries and other seasonal delights.

This special event is part of our Full Moon Dinner Series. Each dinner will be uniquely inspired by the time of year and the name of the full moon, creating a magical atmosphere for guests to indulge in farm-to-table cuisine under the celestial glow.

BUCK MOON DINNER

SUNDAY, JULY 21, 2024

Under the light of July’s Buck Moon, gather with friends and friends-to-be for a delicious farm dining experience.

This special event is part of our Full Moon Dinner Series. Each dinner will be uniquely inspired by the time of year and the name of the full moon, creating a magical atmosphere for guests to indulge in farm-to-table cuisine under the celestial glow.

STURGEON MOON DINNER

MONDAY, AUGUST 19, 2024

Under the Sturgeon Moon, our dinner menu will feature an array of seafood delicacies sourced from nearby waters, complemented by the farm’s bountiful harvest of summer vegetables.

This special event is part of our Full Moon Dinner Series. Each dinner will be uniquely inspired by the time of year and the name of the full moon, creating a magical atmosphere for guests to indulge in farm-to-table cuisine under the celestial glow.

HARVEST MOON DINNER

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2024

The Harvest Moon relates to the timing of the autumnal equinox with the full Moon that occurs nearest to the equinox being the one to take on the name “Harvest Moon.” It’s a special time on our farm—and we’ve prepared a dinner to match.

This special event is part of our Full Moon Dinner Series. Each dinner will be uniquely inspired by the time of year and the name of the full moon, creating a magical atmosphere for guests to indulge in farm-to-table cuisine under the celestial glow.

FALL HARVEST
DINNER SERIES

FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS, OCTOBER THROUGH MID-NOVEMBER

Fall brings a joyous medley to our farm. Corn, squash and pumpkins dot the decor, setting the atmosphere for an evening featuring the freshest of autumn’s bounty.

HUNTER MOON DINNER

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2024

As the Hunter’s Moon shines in October, guests can expect hearty and comforting fare reflective of the autumn season.

This special event is part of our Full Moon Dinner Series. Each dinner will be uniquely inspired by the time of year and the name of the full moon, creating a magical atmosphere for guests to indulge in farm-to-table cuisine under the celestial glow.

BEAVER MOON DINNER

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2024

In late November, join us under the light of the Beaver Moon for our last Full Moon Dinner of the 2024 season.

This special event is part of our Full Moon Dinner Series. Each dinner will be uniquely inspired by the time of year and the name of the full moon, creating a magical atmosphere for guests to indulge in farm-to-table cuisine under the celestial glow.

THANKSGIVING DINNER

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2024

Give thanks with us this year at Beach Plum Farm. Using organically-raised meats and sustainably-grown produce, we’ll prepare an impeccable Thanksgiving Dinner for you and your loved ones, featuring the classic homestyle dishes with a few twists thrown in.

HOLIDAY DINNER SERIES

FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS, LATE NOVEMBER THROUGH DECEMBER

Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year in the warm glow of Beach Plum Farm’s rustic, yet elegant hoop house. This multi-course meal, served family style, highlights our pasture-raised turkeys, heritage pork, winter vegetables and fresh herbs. Holiday Farm-to-Table Dinners begin with a hayride tour of the farm fields, followed by a candle lit stroll through the Woodland Trail for fellowship and cocktail hour. 

Tickets available soon!

NEW YEAR'S EVE DINNER

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2024

Ring in the New Year with a joyous evening of celebration at Beach Plum Farm. Chef’s multi-course, farm-to-table menu featuring heritage pork and hand harvested produce and herbs will delight all of the senses. Gather with friends and family, or spend the evening with the one you love, and celebrate the passing of another year under the twinkling lights of the hoop house.

Tickets available soon!

THE

FARM MARKET

EST. 2015

Fresh Produce

Bring farm-to-table flavor home with you. Shop our selection of fresh fruits, vegetables, eggs and meats sourced directly from our fields.

LOCAL PRODUCTS

We’re proud to stock a range of products from local makers such as jams, honeys, mixers, spreads, pastas, wines, and more.

HOUSEWARES & GIFTS

Browse two floors of unique goods, toys, books, branded merchandise and more, all carefully curated to match the lifestyle of our Farm.

THE FARM KITCHEN

EST. 2016

Nestled in the main Amish barn, our Farm Kitchen features an ever-changing menu based on what’s fresh in the fields that morning. Enjoy homespun breakfast and lunch selections at a picnic table surrounded by greenery and sun.

The Farm Kitchen is first come, first serve. We do not accept reservations for breakfast or lunch.

WEDDINGS

AT BEACH PLUM FARM

Start your love story at Beach Plum Farm, where you’ll enjoy wide-open spaces, fresh farm-to-table cuisine, and the perfect setting for a romantic celebration with all the ones you love on your special day. Guests will adore staying on the farm, where alarm clocks are the sounds of the rooster crowing and every night the stars put on a show.

MEETINGS & RETREATS

AT BEACH PLUM FARM

Beach Plum Farm provides a unique and flexible meeting environment, perfect for executive and senior-level teams looking to reconnect and strengthen relationships. Natural outdoor space combines with comfortable and customizable cottage accommodations to create a charming, relaxed and memorable setting.

THE FARM COTTAGES

EST. 2018

Plan your getaway at Beach Plum Farm, where alarm clocks are the sounds of the rooster crowing and every night the stars put on a show.  Choose from six historic cottages and barns situated right on the farm.  With space to sleep anywhere from six to eight guests, these homes are perfect for a family vacation, reunions or getaways with friends.

JOIN OUR TEAM!

beach plum farm careers

Beach Plum Farm is searching for motivated individuals to join its growing team in West Cape May, New Jersey. The only requirement is a passion for sustainable farming—we’ll provide all the training needed!

Range of Positions Available

Competitive Pay & Benefits 

Career Growth Opportunities