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Gibbs Farm Apple Festival 2022

September 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

Our annual Apple Festival will take place on Saturday, September 24 from 10-4. Don’t miss the chance to celebrate fall with a visit our heritage orchard.

In the orchard: Expert orchardists and amateur apple enthusiasts will be able to enjoy samples, take home recipes, test their pomology knowledge, and hear from the talented group of Gibbs Farm Apple Volunteers. This is a once a year opportunity to experience and learn about the truly special living collection of heritage apple varieties.

In the prairie:  Help us out by participating in a family friendly seed saving activity with the MN SEED Project or grab a self-guided Tiŋta (prairie) exploration scavenger hunt.

In the Red Barn courtyard: Eat some apple treats and make some apple art! Listen to music from Light of the Moon and get moving with some  dancing for all levels. Bring your own picnic lunch!

Front Lawn: Test your skill with a variety of old fashioned apple games and challenges.

Farmhouse: Take a guided tour of the Historic Gibbs Farmhouse geared for older kids and adults, or check out the farmhouse front porch for a more hands-on approach to history!

 

Plus: Music by Light of the Moon + Facepainting by Rainbow Party Arts + Meet Grasshoppers in My Bed Author and Illustrator + Visit our friends from the Bell Museum and Ramsey County 4-H!

 

Cost for this event is regular admission price: Free for Members, $8 Adults, $7 Seniors, $5 Children 4+. Renew your RCHS membership before the event!

 

Details

Date:
September 24
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Organizer

Gibbs Farm
Phone:
651-646-8629
Website:
www.rchs.com/gibbs-farm

Venue

Gibbs Farm
2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Phone:
651-646-8629