3rd Annual Raspberry Festival
Saturday, July 20, 2013
788030 Grey Road 13, Clarksburg, Tel: 519-599-3691
Come for an hour and end up staying for the full day; try your hand at some of our games, relax while you feed the animals, pick your own raspberries and mingle with both old friends and new.
OPENING of Market
Our market will be open all day with tasty treats and cool drinks. You can even grab a fresh or frozen pie to go with your dinner entree all from the same place. Find a gift for someone special or a piece for decorating your own house or cottage. Enjoy our homemade jams and jelly’s made right here at the Pantry and try some local preserves, including honey, maple syrup, barbeque sauce, pickles and more. Also, check out our fresh veggie section and grab some locally grown fruits and veggies!
Wagon Ride through the farm
Enjoy a free scenic tour of a working farm, travel through the orchard see the apple trees growing for their fall harvest and get a glimpse of the Pick-Your-Own Pumpkin patches as they begin growing.
Raspberry Picking ($)
We supply the boxes and the raspberries; you supply the pickers! Enjoy a treat while you're out there because we all know how hard raspberry picking can be! We will know if you have a treat because we will see the juice on your chin! Don’t worry, snacking in the raspberry patch is encouraged!
Pony Rides ($)
$10.00 per ride
This pony ride is on a special trail that begins at the fruit stand and has been cut through the Mcintosh, Spartan and Spy blocks and ends up by the Raspberry Patch; each rider gets this special tour by one of our staff members.
Festival Activities Begin
$25.00 for Family Pass or
$10.00 per adult
$5.00 per child 12 and under.
Your passport includes access to our Activity Zone:
Unlimited/10 Hole Orchard Trail Mini-Golf on a ½ km trail through orchard
Get a bit dirty on our Sand Mountain.
Visit with our farm animals in the petting areas
Untangle yourself from our Rope Maze
Get lost in the Cedar Maze
Try to lasso one of our calves
Visit the Wildlife Interactive Center
Get your face painted as your favourite berry or creature by Judy Shield who is also selling crafts and collectibles…..
and at Noon
TASTE TESTING & PAIRING with Georgian Hills Vineyard’s award winning wine with locally created food delights.
Taster snack provided for the children in your care.
Casey Thompson of The Cheese Gallery will be getting your pallet started with the appetizer
Jean Lewis Knight of Sustenance Catering will be providing the greens
Mary-Lynn Sheridan of The Farmer’s Pantry will have samples of Raspberry Chipotle Pulled Pork
Monica Wolf of the Ravenna Country Market will be serving dessert!