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Farm Fun

Local farms produce our food, and many of them provide us with entertainment too. Visit a farm and pick up fresh food, enjoy a hay ride, play with farm animals and more

Family Fun
February Events at Ross Farm

Want a great way to embrace these Atlantic winter days?  This February, Ross Farm has multiple events to help you enjoy winter, including snowshoe making, straw hat braiding, candle dipping, and more. February Events at Ross Farm  When: Throughout February Hours: Wednesday – Sunday, 9:30 am – 4:30 pm. Where:
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Farm Fun at Shelby Ranch

Your ranch adventure awaits! Open this August, Thursday – Sunday 12:00pm-5:00pm, the Shelby Ranch offers pony rides, a petting farm, a mechanical bull, a sticky wall, wagon rides and an indoor playground.  Your kids will love a day at the ranch, and you’ll love the price – $14 plus hst
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RiverBreeze Farm Baby Animal Days

RiverBreeze Farm, just outside of Truro, invites you to celebrate Spring at their Baby Animal Days! Bring the family to visit the new additions to the farm including their adorable baby goats, lambs, piggies, chicks, bunnies, ducks, horses, calf and their baby Kangaroo, Millie. Their playground will also be open
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Hatfield Fathers Day
Father’s Day Lunch at Hatfield Farm

Treat Dad to a delicious Father’s Day Lunch at Hatfield Farm on his special day! Hatfield Farm will be serving their classic BBQ – all-you-can-eat burgers and dogs and fries. The farm will also feature horse-drawn wagon rides, refreshments, zip lines, mini golf, time in their Rubber Rodeo inflatable games
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Easter Eggs
Hey Cowpokes! Hop on Over to the Hatfield Farm Annual Easter Egg Hunt

For some outdoor fun this Easter, join the annual Easter Egg Hunt at Hatfield Farm. There are actually SIX individual hunts – you choose the day, time, and age group. Ride on horse-drawn wagons, visit the animals in the petting pens, and enjoy the playground and children’s zip line! Search
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Ross Farm Museum
Ross Farm Museum Re-Opening!

Ross Farm Museum is a living, working, farm museum depicting 150 years of agriculture in Nova Scotia and they are so happy to welcome everyone back to the farm starting July 1st! Learn about the history of the farm and meet the animals – including all the new arrivals from
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Ross Farm Winter
Discover the Past at Ross Farm Museum

Ross Farm Museum is a living, working, farm museum depicting 150 years of agriculture in Nova Scotia. Rosebank Cottage, the original home of the Ross family, was built in 1817. During your visit there, you may see food being prepared over an open fire, straw hats being woven or wool
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Open Farm Day in Nova Scotia
Open Farm Day in Nova Scotia

Open Farm Day is a province-wide event organized by the Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture (NSFA), creating the opportunity for participating Nova Scotia farmers (click here for list) to open their doors to members of their community. This year’s hybrid event will take place in-person and online and will allow farms
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Noggins Farm
Family Fun at Noggins Corner Farm

There’s nothing better than local, fresh produce and in Nova Scotia, there’s no better time to enjoy the abundance of tasty treats than the fall harvest. Noggins Corner Farm is open year round but the sweetest time of the year is when the apple orchards come alive from mid-September to
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Sugar Moon Farm
The Magic of Maple at Sugar Moon Farm

Some adventures lead you to hidden gems that are so close, you wonder how they could have possibly been hiding at all. We found one of these gems in Earltown, Nova Scotia. We found Sugar Moon Farm. March only means one thing when you are talking ‘maple’. It’s when that
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