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HarvestFest! (2018)

October 14, 2018 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 am

Grab your family and come on down to the 2018 Harvest Festival at Sankofa Community Farm at Bartram’s Garden! We will have Pumpkin Carving, Cider pressing, Garlic Planting, Hayrides, Food Workshops, paddling on the river, and so so much more! DJ Flipside will be taking us through the day with his amazing tunes! There will be an amazing concert from 3:00-6:00 following the festival.
This is a Family-Friendly, Fun and Free Event!

12:00pm-3:00pm Active Play Games (Lawn by Tidal Wetland)
12:00pm-4:00pm Public Boating (Dock)
12:00pm-3:00pm Hayrides (Between Farm and House)
12:00pm-2:30pm – Horse Riding
12:00pm-2:00pm – Pumpkin Carving
12:30pm Garlic planting (Farm entrance)
1:00pm Canning Workshop (Ed Center)
1:30pm Orchard Tour with POP (Orchard)
1:30pm Hot Sauce–Making Demo (Picnic Tables)
1:45pm Seed Keeping (Orchard)
1:45pm Yoga (Swings)
2:00pm Farm Tour with BIG students (Farm entrance)
2:00pm Hot Sauce–Making Demo (Picnic Tables)
2:15pm Garlic Planting (Farm entrance)
2:15pm Yoga (Swings)
2:30pm DJ Flip – Social Dance (Picnic Tables)
3:00-6:00 – Performances my local Artists Performances

…and much much more!

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