SpringFest at the Farm
May 11, 2019
SpringFest features the Colby James Band.......and....
Farmers Market, animal fun, games, the Bristol Garden Club plant sale, food, house and garden tours, Native American presentations, face painting, fabulous breakfast and lunch from the Castaway Gourmet Food Truck and more!
This is a great event to get the family together and enjoy the spring season. Our Farmers Market (from 9 am to 12:30 pm) will be in full swing offering a large selection of produce, seafood, meats, baked goods and more while our donkeys and goats will be out and about looking for treats and attention. Take a docent or self-guided tour of our Inn and gardens.
The Bristol Garden Club will be at the Farm hosting its annual plant sale, giving visitors the chance to get a plant or a flat of plants for Mother’s Day.
Artisans will be showing a variety of lovely gift items perfect for Mom.
The Farm will also be hosting two seatings of its Mother's Day Brunch the next day, Sunday, May 12 in the Barn at 11 am and 1:30 pm. Buy your tickets to Brunch here.
As a special treat, the Colby James Band is appearing at SpringFest beginning at 10:30 am.
Guests can explore the farm by taking a ride or walking the trails and paths. Food will be available for purchase. Touch a truck or tractor, face painting, Apiary presentations, photo boards, and drawings to win a free two-night stay at the Inn as a part of the Farm's membership drive are all a part of the festivities. Native American presentations and 2ndRhode Island Regiment and Federal Blues Militia re-enactments will also be held throughout the event.
Admission to SpringFest is FREE and so are all of the activities but contributions are gratefully accepted. The Farm is supported by memberships and donations with visitors welcomed to its 127 acres of fields, gardens and vistas.
Food from the Castaway Gourmet will include:
Breakfast from 9 am on:
Ham or bacon, egg and cheese sandwich, Castaway yogurt cup with granola, blueberries and honey, grilled muffins and hot and iced coffee.
Lunch from 11 am on:
Castaway cajun chicken sandwich, Castaway orzo salad with or without grilled chicken, Castaway steak and cheese sub, The Tasmanian pulled pork sandwich, Castaway meatball sub, Castaway all American Cheeseburger, drinks and chips.