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Lots of fresh veggies for sale at the festival!

Please join us on Saturday August 21st for our Summer Harvest Festival at the UBC Farm from 9:00am-1:00pm. The summer harvest is in full swing, so what better time to come and celebrate with us here at the farm! In addition to our Saturday Farm Market, featuring UBC Farm produce and a variety of other vendors, we have a number of activities lined up for the day including:

  • U-Pick Blackberries – $2/pint, empty pints and donation jar located in market area from 9:00am-1:00pm
  • Free bike tune-ups by the AMS Bike Co-op from 9:00am – 1:00pm
  • Free 30 minute Farm Tours @ 9:30am, 11:00am, 12:00pm
  • Face painting, coloring, carrot fortune telling from 10:00am – 1:00pm
  • Yoga under the poplars with Kristi @ 10:00am – 11:00am
  • Performance by the Mozart School of Music @ 11:00am-11:30am
  • Food Preservation Demo – Pickling and Fermenting with local chef Andrea Potter @ 11:30-12:00pm
  • Information regarding the UBC Farm Organic Farming Practicum

Feel free to print out our Summer Harvest Festival poster (PDF) to help us get the word out about the festival, and click here for a google map indicating blackberry picking locations at the farm. See you at the festival!


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