Join Wakeman Town Farm’s annual down-home family event for kids and families of all ages on Saturday, July 20th from 11:00am to 3:00 pm. (rain date Sunday, July 21st). There will be Farmyard Olympic games, including sack races, and tug-of war, as well as face painting, pickle making, birdhouse decorating, and other creative crafts. There will even be a photo-op for kids with one of our live barnyard friends! For the littles, Melissa & Doug is providing a Fun Play Zone chock-full of amazing tactile toys and hands-on activities for exploration and creativity!
Enjoy music by a talented School of Rock Band, and learn about the wonders of the sky with the Westport Astronomical Society. For lunch, a variety of delicious food will be available for purchase from the Hoe Down Grill. Frosty ice cream treats will be for sale by our friends at Saugatuck Sweets and refreshing lemonade will be provided by KMS partners/Compass Realty..
This is a great opportunity to check out the farm’s organic vegetable gardens, picnic on the grounds, meet the farm animals, and engage in all of the events of the day.
All proceeds from this family FUNraiser will benefit the programs and upkeep of Your Town Farm, which is a nonprofit organization on a mission to promote farming, sustainability, and community.
The fee for the event is $5 kids, $10 adults, under 2 is free. There is a $20 cap for families, with select food/drink and activities available for purchase.