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Countdown to Carrotfest!

Sunday, September 21st, 2014 CFTile
11:00 – 5:00
Admission Free!
Everdale Farm, 5812 6th Line, Hillsburgh

  • Live Music! Hairy & The Fairy and The Paddling Puppeteers
  • Animal Visits: Make friends with Everdale’s favourite farm flock from 11-4, with breaks for the animals from 12:30-1 and 2-2:30, because just like you, they need a break too!
  • Tours of Home Alive!: Visit our straw-bale demonstration home and learn about sustainable building methods – 10th Anniversary special! To celebrate 10 years since its groundbreaking completion, Everdale is pleased to welcome Home Alive! designer Ben Polley of Harvest Homes and Evolve Builders Group Inc! Join Ben on a guided tour of Home Alive! starting at 11:30am and 1:30pm. We are also thrilled to welcome Home Alive! landscape architect Brad Peterson to Everdale. Don’t miss the opportunity to tour the gardens with Brad, a permaculture expert, at 12:30 and 2:30.
  • Farm Tours: Spend some time with one of Everdale’s farmers and learn about how we grow our food by joining a tour at 12pm, 1pm, or 3pm!
  • U-Pick Carrots: What carrot festival wouldn’t be complete without harvesting your own carrots to bring home? 
  • Kids Activities & Harvest Games: Potato sack, three-legged and egg and spoon races, tug of war, crafts and more!
  • Farm Cooked Everdale Food: Vegan chili, hamburgers, coffee/tea/cider, carrotslaw – yum!
  • Colossal Carrot Cake: Join us by the stage to unveil this year’s colossal carrot cake!

For details and directions to the farm click here!

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