Farm Day FAQs
Farm Day is your chance to peek inside 14 participating North County farms to learn about agriculture first-hand. Do you want to know what really happens on farms? Come, find out!
Attendees pick the locations they want to visit and drive themselves to the farms (self-guided). Each farm has fun-filled, educational activities for the entire family to enjoy.
WHAT CAN WE EXPECT TO SEE AT EACH FARM?
Farm Day provides a unique experience for farms to engage with the public, allowing visitors to gain a deeper appreciation for agriculture’s role in our everyday lives and local economy as well as the importance of our agricultural workforce.
Every farm is different, with some highlighting their unique history, latest advancements in agricultural technologies, or the journey of their agricultural commodities from field to table. All participating locations are sure to include a fun mix of family-friendly activities, tastings, and educational tours.
DO WE DRIVE TO EACH FARM?
Yes, you pick and plan your day! View the Farm Day Trail Map to build your itinerary!
HOW MANY FARMS CAN WE EXPECT TO VISIT ON FARM DAY?
It will depend on which farms you select and where they are located. To enjoy everything each farm has to offer, you are encouraged limit your itinerary to two, possibly three, farms on Farm Day. Please note that some farms require advance reservations.
WHAT SHOULD WE WEAR FOR FARM DAY?
Dress according to the weather. You’ll be outside for most of the day, so make sure you wear hats and sunscreen to protect yourself from the sun. Wear closed-toe shoes since you’ll be walking on farmland!
IS FARM DAY FREE?
Yes! There is no charge to visit our participating locations.
WHAT ARE THE HOURS?
Farm Day Tours: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
WILL FOOD BE AVAILABLE AT EACH FARM?
We suggest you pack a lunch or snacks to enjoy at your convenience throughout your Farm Day adventure. However, many of the farms will offer taste testing.