Guide for Ann in Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town
Guide for Ann in Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town

Ann is a hard-working and cheerful girl that works at the town’s Inn with her father Doug. She loves to clean and cook, and to please her, you must also know how to cook recipes which are the best gifts for her.

If you choose not to marry Ann, she will marry Cliff if you find him a job and he stays at Mineral Town. Otherwise, Ann is the only bachelorette in the game that could stay single forever.

Basic Information

Ann loves to take a walk to the hot springs every morning | Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town
Ann loves to take a walk to the hot springs every morning

Birthday: Summer 17 (Alt. Summer 22)

Family: Doug (father)

Location: The Inn

Rival for Marriage: Cliff

Extra Affection Points: Buy anything from the Inn

Best Gifts: Spa-Boiled Egg, Diamond, Sushi, Omelet

Gift Preferences

Ann is delighted to receive chocolates, one of her loved gifts | Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town
Ann is delighted to receive chocolates, one of her loved gifts
Special Favorite Items
Cheese Fondue, Cake, Pancake, Truffle Rice
Love
Apple Pie, Baked Sweet Potato, Bamboo Rice, Buckwheat Noodles, Cheese Cake, Chocolate, Chocolate Cake, Curry Rice, Curry Bread, Diamond, Fried Noodles (regular), Fried Rice, Ice Cream, Mushroom Rice, Omelet, Omelet Rice, Pink Diamond, Pumpkin Pudding, Pudding, Rice Cake, Roasted Rice Cake, Salad, Sandwich, Savory Pancake, Spa-Boiled Egg, Stir Fry, Stew, Strawberry Milk, Sushi, Tempura Noodles, Tempura Buckwheat Noodles
Like
Amethyst, Apple, Apple Souffle, Boiled Egg, Bread, Buckwheat Chips, Buckwheat Flour, Candied Potato, Cheese (any size), Cookies, Chocolate Cookies, Corn Flakes, Curry Noodles, Dinner Roll, Earrings, Egg, Eggs Over Rice, Emerald, Fish (any size), French Toast, French Fries, Fried Noodles (buckwheat), Fruit Juice, Grape Juice, Greens, Happy Eggplant, Jam Bun, Mayonnaise (any size), Milk (any size), Miso Soup, Mixed Latte, Mixed Juice, Muffin Mix, Mountain Stew, Noodles, Pickles, Pickled Turnip, Pineapple, Pineapple Juice, Pizza, Popcorn, Raisin Bread, Relaxation Tea, Rice Ball, Rice Gruel, Ruby, Sashimi, Scrambled Egg, Strawberry, Strawberry Jam, Sweet Potato (recipe), Tempura Rice, Tempura, Toast, Toasted Rice Ball, Tomato, Tomato Juice, Topaz, Vegetable Latte, Vegetable Juice
Neutral
Apple Jam, Autumn Sun, Bamboo Shoot, Baked Corn, Blue Magic Flower, Butter, Carrot, Cabbage, Cucumber, Corn, Curry Powder, Eggplant, Elli Leaves, Fish (any size), Fish Sticks, Flour, Fruit Latte, Grape Jam, Green Pepper, Grilled Fish, Hot Milk, Honey, Ketchup, Moon Drop Flower, Moon Dumpling, Mushroom, Onion, Oil, Peridot, Pink Cat Flower, Potato, Potato Pancake, Pumpkin Stew, Pumpkin, Reg Magic Flower, Spinach, Spring Sun, Summer Sun, Sweet Potato, Tea Leaves, Toy Flower, Truffle, Turnip, Wild Grape Juice, Wild Grape, Wine, Winter Sun, Wool (any size), Yarn (any size)
Dislike
Black Grass, Blue Grass, Bodigizer, Bodigizer XL, Failure (cooking), Green Grass, Indigo Grass, Purple Grass, Orange Grass, Turbojolt, Turbojolt XL, White Grass
Hate
Agate, Adamantite, Alexandrite, Ancient Fossil, Animal Fodder, Branches, Copper Ore, Chicken Feed, Fluorite, Gold Ore, Golden Lumber, Junk Ore, Lumber, Moon Stone, Mythic Stone, Mystrile Ore, Orichalch, Pirate Treasure, Poisonous Mushroom, Red Grass, Sand Rose, Silver Ore, Stone, Weeds, Yellow Grass, Trash (fishing)

Schedule

You can find Ann working at the Inn every afternoon | Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town
You can find Ann working at the Inn every afternoon
Monday to Sunday (Sunny)
6:00 AM – 7:00 AMInside the Inn (locked)
7:00 AM – 7:30 AMWalking to the Hot Springs
7:30 AM – 10:00 AMAt the Hot Springs
10:00 AM – 10:30 AMWalking to the Inn
10:30 AM – 1:00 PM2nd floor of the Inn
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM1st floor of the Inn
4:00 PM – 7:00 PM2nd floor of the Inn
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM1st floor of the Inn
10:00 PM – 6:00 AMInside the Inn (locked)
Monday to Sunday (Rainy/Snowy)
6:00 AM – 7:00 AMInside the Inn (locked)
7:00 AM – 10:00 PM1st floor of the Inn
10:00 PM – 6:00 AMInside the Inn (locked)

Heart Events

Viewing Ann’s black heart event | Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town
Viewing Ann’s black heart event

Heart events are scenes between you and a girl. It’s important to view these events if you want to marry a certain girl.

Black Heart Event

Requirement:

  • Ann is at black heart level or higher

Go to the Inn between 10:30 AM and 1:00 PM on any day except Monday or Saturday. Doug and Ann greet you, and Ann will ask her father if you can have lunch.

Responses:

  • “Sounds great!”: +3000 affection points
  • “I really couldn’t…”: -2000 affection points

Purple Heart Event

Requirement:

  • Ann is at purple heart level or higher
  • Must have seen the black heart event

Go to the Inn’s second floor on a Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, or Saturday, between 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM. Ann is cleaning a room while singing, and your presence will surprise her. Ann will then ask you if you like cleaning or not.

Responses:

  • “I like cleaning.”: +3000 affection points
  • “I hate cleaning.”: -2000 affection points

Blue Heart Event

Requirement:

  • Ann is at blue heart level or higher
  • Must have the largest rucksack upgrade and a free item slot
  • Must have seen the purple heart event

Go to the Inn on a Monday or Friday, between 12:00 PM and 7:00 PM. Doug and Ann are having a conversation when Ann suddenly starts feeling sick. As you walk in, Doug asks what you should do.

Responses:

  • “Take her to the clinic.”: +3000 affection points and a special item, “Ann’s Music Box”
  • “I… I don’t know…!”: No effect.

Yellow Heart Event

Requirement:

  • Ann is at yellow heart level or higher
  • Must have seen all other heart events

Visit the Inn between 10:30 AM and 7:00 PM, on any day except Monday and Friday. Doug will ask you about how you feel about his daughter.

Responses:

  • “I like her.”: +3000 affection points
  • “Only as a friend.”: No effect.

Rival Heart Events

Viewing Ann and Cliff’s black rival heart event | Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town
Viewing Ann and Cliff’s black rival heart event

To view rival heart events, a girl’s affection level towards you must be lower than the event you are trying to view. If you raise a girl’s affection levels too high, you won’t see any of the rival events.

Black Rival Heart Event

  • Location: 2nd floor of the Inn
  • When: Any day in the first week of spring or summer, any day during fall or winter
  • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Ann tries to talk to Cliff in his room, but he’s still very shy. She decides not to force Cliff to talk if he doesn’t want to, and Cliff appreciates Ann for trying to talk to him.

Blue Rival Heart Event

  • Location: The Church (spring or summer only)
  • When: Any day except Saturday, it must be rainy weather
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Ann delivers some lunch to Pastor Carter and he will ask her to accompany Cliff and show him around town to make some friends. Ann agrees and says she’ll do it later.

Important Note: You must trigger this event before Cliff gets a job at the Winery in the first year in order to trigger the next event.

Green Rival Heart Event

  • Location: 1st floor of the Inn
  • When: Saturday of any season, and it must be Year 2 or later
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

This event will only trigger if Cliff gets a job and stays at Mineral Town. Ann says that Cliff can stay with them forever if he wants to. Cliff will thank them for their hospitality.

Orange Rival Heart Event

  • Location: Cellar of Aja Winery
  • When: Any day except Saturday on any season, and its Year 4 or later
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Ann brings Cliff his lunch that he forgot to bring. Duke will comment on how they look like a married couple. Cliff is speechless and Ann walks away.

Note: Seven days after viewing this event, Ann and Cliff will get married.