2017 ANNUAL FARM HARVEST FEST
Sunday, September 10th from 12pm to 5pm
The annual Case-Barlow Farm Fall Harvest Fest will delight all ages on Sunday, September 10 from 12 noon to 5:00 pm at the historic farm, 1931 Barlow Road in Hudson. Admission fee of $6 per child and $8 per adult covers all the fun.
New this year include “Ride’em and Rope’em”, Hudson Hoppers Frog Jumper and Feed the Pig Toss. A special presentation of the 1917 entrance of the United States into WWI in 1917 will showcase Hudson veterans including CBF handyman Clayton Woodworth. Also new, a Barn Sale with a special selection on antique, vintage and artisan goods.
Animal appearances include an interactive reptile experiences by Herps Alive and the Bird in Flight Raptor Center's hawks and owls. Summit and County 4-H groups will farm animals and provide pony rides. The JZ's Wildbunch 4-H Club is bringing their petting zoo.
Enter to win the “Just Desserts” competition for desserts. There will be both a youth and adult category. You may enter as many desserts as you wish. Entries must be received between noon and 2:00 pm in order to be judged.
Favorites such as the hay wagon ride, horse rides, alpacas, farm animals including the donkey Throcky, bunnies, mini goats and ducks will be waiting for you. Paws and Prayers Pet Rescue will be on hand to speak about adopting dogs. Beekeepers will demonstrate the art of beekeeping, hives and safety clothing.
Antique vehicles, square dancing, crafts, games, face painting, duck races, pumpkin bowling, scavenger hunt, candle dipping, butter churning, gift baskets and more.
Violin music will be provided by Logan McIntosh and the “Eddy Street Geezers Band” will entertain throughout the day.
Farm house tours and demonstrations of old-fashion crafts such as chair canning, seat weaving, bread making, and rug hooking. The quilt show features various patterns and techniques.
Refreshments for purchase include hot dogs, cookies, snacks, and ice cones, drinks and, of course, the famous Case Barlow Farm Root Beer floats.