Farm Activities & Events:
Live Earth Farm:
Apple U-Pick and apple juice pressing will be ongoing throughout the day.
Dos Aguilas Farm:
Two olive curing workshops starting at 11:30AM and 2:30PM.
Blue Heron Farm:
Flower arranging activity & farm stand produce for sale.
Blossoms Biodynamic Farm:
Herbs & herb infused food & skin care products for sale.
Three field tours will be offered at 11am, 12:30pm & 2:00pm. Barn tours will be taking place throughout the day. Apple & pear tasting, apple sauce making, apple crisp with ice cream & canned items from their farm will be for sale.
Farm stand produce, art, seasonal wreaths & flowers for sale.
Whiskey Hill Farm:
Fresh ginger and tumeric for sale.
New Natives Nursery:
Microgreens and farm products for sale
Terra Sol Nursery:
Succlent planting activity.
Apple pressing & hay ride tours of the farm.
Sol Seeker Farm:
Chicken, duck and egg products available for purchase
Luz Del Valle Farm:
Cider tasting, apple pressing & lite bites by Chef Desmond available for purchase
Garden Variety Cheese and products will be available for purchase and tasting.
JSM Organics Farm:
Strawberry U-Pick & flower bouquet making.
Market Place Activities:
Visit our Market Place at Alladin Nursery
Alladin Nursery has partnered with the Corralitos Open Farm Tours this year in creating a vibrant place to celebrate our farm based community. Stop by the Market Place located at 2905 Freedom Blvd. in Watsonville, for a variety of activities going on throughout the day.
We have two fantastic bands playing at this years tours:
Taki-Runa – playing from 10:30am – 1pm
Steve Abrams Quartet – playing from 1:30pm – 4pm
Food Preservation & Demonstrations:
The Live Oak Grange is sponsoring three demonstrations this year! Grangers Ellen Baker & Freddie Menge will be doing a presentation & tasting of heirloom apples followed by Kelly Dearies demonstration on how to make kvass! Stay tuned for more demonstrations in the works...
Heirloom Apple Tasting with Ellen Baker & Freddie Menge - 11:00 - 12:00
Making Kvass with Kelly Dearie - 12:30 - 1:30
Simple/Easy Salads with Sandi Rechenmacher - 2:00 - 3:00
Kids Activity Area:
Lakeside Organic Gardens is sponsoring our kids “Play With Your Food” area this year. Kids can let their imaginations go wild using produce to create a variety of creative themes and sculptures.
4H Farm Animal Corral - Teen leaders will be on hand to assist kids with getting to know about a variety of farm animals.
Santa Cruz Community Farmers Market is sponsoring a photo booth area complete with costumes & props for fun family pictures.