Max Chef to Farm Dinners

Max Chef to Farm Dinners (COURTESY OF MAX RESTAURANT GROUP / July 10, 2014)

Max Restaurant Group hosts a Lobster Festival July 26 at Simsbury's Rosedale Farms from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The $55 complete lobster dinner (for adults) includes clam chowder, steamed lobster, Connecticut clams, chorizo, New Hartford heirloom potatoes, Maine mussels, native corn on the cob and locally grown salad. A kids meal of chowder, grilled hot dog or hamburger, salad, french fries and lemonade is $10.

Beverages, including craft beer on tap and Rosedale Farms wine, are priced separately, as is a raw bar option, with clams and oysters shucked to order.

The event includes live music and activities for all ages. Information and reservations: 860-566-8360 or