Family Farm Days

Family Farm Days

We hope to see you at Family Farm Days on June 16, 17, 18 of 2015! Family Farm Day Hours: 10am – 7pm & Chicken BBQ Hours – 11am – 7pm.

 

NEW THIS YEAR! Fuel Up To Play 60 Activity Tent sponsored by Mid-Atlantic Dairy Association! Featuring good-for-you foods and physical activities for kids of all ages! Participants will learn about life on a dairy farm and may have the opportunity to meet former NFL player and Super Bowl winner Sean Landeta on the morning of Tuesday, June 16th!

Former NFL player Sean Landeta will be attending Family Farm Days on Tuesday, June 16 from 10am – 12noon. Stop by the Barnyard Theatre to see Sean’s presentation at 11:30am about the importance of eating a healthy diet and being physically active. Sean will also mingle with visitors and be available for photos and autographs in the Fuel Up to Play 60 activity Tent.


Special Event For Tuesday, June 16:

At 12noon on Tuesday, June 16 at The Barnyard Theatre, Secretary Russell Reading will read the June Dairy Month Proclamation and recognize The Oregon Dairy Farm for receiving the U.S. Dairy Sustainability Award!


Event Sponsors:



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Additional Sponsored by:

Oregon Dairy, Fulton Bank, Lancaster Farm Fresh Cooperative,  John Sauder Chevrolet, New Holland Agriculture, Kunzler, The Lancaster County Agriculture Council, Turkey Hill, Leiby’s Ice Cream, Wenger Feed, Lancaster Farming, Cherry Crest Adventure Farm, BCF Group, Agricultural Veterinary Associates, Center for Dairy Excellence, Four Season Sunrooms, National Penn Bancshares, Farm & Home Foundation of Lancaster County, Worley & Obetz, Inc., Calvary Preschool, Charles and Alice, Cherry Crest Adventure FarmEngle Printing & Publishing Co., Inc., Five Star Home Foods, Progressive Pressure Systems, Inc., Homestead Nutrition, DuPont Pioneer, Bernard Morrissey Insurance, Inc., Ephrata National Bank, Select Sire Power, Renewal by Andersen of Central PA, Martin Water Conditioning, Classic Home Improvements, Landis Homes, Martin Eggs, National Penn Bank, PA Beef Council, Show-Ease Stall Co., Trout, Ebersole & Groff, Zeiset Equipment, Eastland Alpacas, Binkley & Hurst, Bobcat of Lancaster, Brubaker Farms, Hoober, Inc, Lancaster Conservation District, Penn State Cooperative Extension in Lancaster County, Cabot Creamery, Herr’s Chips, Farm and Home Foundation of Lancaster County, Allegheny Valley, Murray Securus, Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Mid-Atlantic Dairy Association

Featuring:

family farm days

  • FREE Tractor & Wagon Rides from the store to the farm.
  • FREE Tour of the Barn & Milking Facility.
  • FREE Samples of Oregon Dairy’s Famous Chocolate Milk & White Milk.
  • FREE Samples of Oregon Dairy’s Chocolate or Vanilla Ice Cream.
  • Explore the Ag Technology Exhibits and see “A Day in the Life of a Cow” & Petting Zoo & Alpacas.
  • Lots of farm equipment will be on display as well as exhibits from all over Lancaster County!
  • Kunzler will be selling hot dogs & drinks at the farm.
  • Kids can explore the straw tunnels & go on a scavenger hunt, sponsored by 4-H Club. A random winner will be picked daily to win a prize!
  • Stream Study, sponsored by Lancaster Conservation District, Tuesday 1:00pm & 2:00pm, Wednesday & Thursday 12:00 & 2:00 pm. Participants will get their feet wet!
  • Barnyard Theatre Presentations Scheduled throughout the day.
  • Visit with The Barnstormers Mascot – Cylo – from 11am – 1pm daily.
  • Milk Duds 4-H Club, Tools of the Trade Presentation, located at the Barnyard Theatre.
  • Oregon Dairy Organics Facility Tours. Hours: 11am – 2pm and 4pm – 6pm.

Other Activities

barn parties

  • Garden Tractor Barrel Rides, $2.00/ride, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm each day.
  • Pedal Tractor Rides, $2.00/ride, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm each day.
  • Pony Rides (All proceeds benefit local 4-H Clubs) Tuesday Hours: 4pm – 6:30pm, Wednesday Hours: 10am – 12noon, Thursday Hours: 10am – 12noon and 4pm – 6:30pm.
  • NEW! Wednesday night from 4pm – 6pm – Stick Pony Races.
  • NEW! Seeing Eye Dog Puppy Demo at 6pm on Tuesday
  • NEW! Pygmy Goat Obstacle Course from 5:30 – 7:00pm on Thursday!
  • The Chicken Barbeque Dinner, $5.00, served on our deck, 11:00 am – 7:00 pm.
  • DINNER INCLUDES: A whole BBQ Chicken Leg, Bag of Chips, Applesauce, Roll & Butter and your choice of Iced Tea, Lemonade or Water.
  • Take-Outs Available.