EVENTS CALENDAR
Sunday
, October 6, 2019

Bauman Farms Harvest Festival
September 21-October 31, 2019
Bauman Farms, Gervais, OR


Opening Day: September 21, 2019! We’ve been having Fun On The Farm Since 1895. Come early and spend the day with us! With so many fun things to do where do you start? This year there are more than 25 activities for kids of all ages. The farm is transformed into an activity center with mazes, obstacle courses, giggle-worthy rides, oodles of farm animals and memories-a-plenty! Plan on spending the day with us for Fall Family Fun….All Day Long! www.baumanshf.com

Fir Point Farms Pumpkin Festival
Weekends, October 5-27, 2019 • 9:00am-5:00pm
Fir Point Farms, Aurora, OR


Every weekend in October is harvest time. Fall at the farm is all about having a great time with family!! Pick your own pumpkins in our Pumpkin Patch while getting your own corn stalks or hay bales for decorating. Celebrate Autumn with us and our many fun activities. Activities run every weekend starting Saturday October 5th thru October 27th. Free admission and parking. 6 Acres of... so much fun... Corn Maze!, Cow Trains, Giant Slides, Pumpkin Bowling...Kids Zone, Cow Roping, Bouncy Houses Johndeer bikes, Bouncy Horses, Hay Rides, Nut House, Paint ball glory, Play in Hay, Nature Trail Path, Pumpkin Patch, Petting Zoo, Apple Cider Donuts, Food Court, Beer Garden, Carmel apples slices,the best ice cream in town, and a all fresh deli in the COUNTRY STORE, with all home made breads,Cinnamon rolls, fresh breads, grilled deli meats. www.firpointfarms.com.

Pumpkin Patch, Pig Races, Mazes & More!
Saturday, October 5, 12, 19, 26, 2019 • 9:00am-6:00pm
Sunday, October 6, 13, 20, 27, 2019 • 9:00am-6:00pm
Friday, October 11, 2019 • 9:00am-6:00pm
Friday, October 18, 2019 • 12:00pm-6:00pm
Friday, October 25, 2019 • 12:00pm-6:00pm
French Prairie Gardens, St. Paul, OR


The crisp fall air means it is time for some family fun at our pumpkin patch. Fall on the farm is much more than just pumpkins, we have animal feeding, giant slides, a corn maze, a hay maze, and a farm ninja challenge! There is so much to do for all in the family it’s hard to believe there could be a favorite, but the event everyone talks about is our Pigtucky Derby. The derby is our famous pig races! The pumpkin patch event runs over 4 extended weekends from October 5th to October 27th. Farm Fun Wristbands are available for purchase and cover all of the activities to experience. See below for specific pricing information. Pig Racing Times: Friday: 3:30pm; Saturday: 11am, 1pm, 3pm, & 5pm; Sunday: 11:30am, 1:30pm & 3:30pm. New this year: Only open to the public Friday, Saturday & Sunday - all other weekdays will be only open for previously booked school tours. General Admission – $8 per person. www.fpgardens.com

E.Z. Orchards Harvest Festival
Thru Wednesday, October 30, 2019 • 10:00am-6:00pm
E.Z. Orchards, Salem, OR


October in Oregon is a magical time of year! Each October the Market and Farm pull together to host you at our HarvestFest! This time of year brings a new meaning to "hustle and bustle!" Fresh apples and pears arrive from our orchards daily and the pumpkin patch and corn maze are ready for visitors. Our store is still full of great local foods, as well as a large number of fun decorations, packaged foods, and fall gift items. 5504 Hazelgreen Rd NE, Salem, OR 97305. www.ezorchards.com

Hoyt Arboretum Guided Tours
Saturdays & Sundays, April 6-October 27, 2019 • 11:00am & 1:00pm
Hoyt Arboretum, Portland, OR


To better accommodate the public, Hoyt Arboretum is now offering two tours on Saturday and Sunday. Tours will begin at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. and last up approximately one and one-half hours every weekend through October 27. Trained guides take pride in their knowledge of the 2,000 species and the unique history of the area. Information regarding each day's tour is available on the website.

Tours are free for Hoyt Arboretum Members and $3 for non-members. Registration is not required, just show up to learn about the collection and have a nice walk in the trees. Attendees should be prepared for all types of weather conditions; boots or sturdy shoes are recommended and bring a jacket, camera and water. There are several hills in Hoyt Arboretum and sometimes large inclines on trails. Transportation to the Hoyt Arboretum is available via MAX, followed by a short walk up the hill or a ride on the Washington Park free shuttle to the arboretum visitor center. Paid parking in adjacent lots and limited free spaces are available on the street. http://hoytarboretum.org/events

Argyle Garden Tour
Sunday, October 6, 2019 • 2:00pm
Argyle Winery, Dundee, OR


Argyle's garden is full of interesting stories! Come hear Cistus Nursery owner Sean Hogan talk about his design of the Argyle Tasting House landscaping that includes native, drought tolerant plantings. The garden tour is complimentary, and will last approximately 45 minutes. Be sure to plan enough time to taste wine either before or after the garden tour.

Led by owner, designer, author and lecturer Sean Hogan, Cistus Design and Nursery is a pioneering Pacific Northwest resource for special and experimental plants particularly suited to the region. Hogan is the author of Flora: A Gardeners’ Encyclopedia among other books and lectures extensively in North America and Europe. Located on Oregon’s Sauvie Island, Cistus Nursery has several thousand plant species in production at any given time for retail customers and mail order.

Argyle Winery, 691 Highway 99W, Dundee, OR 97115. Phone: (503) 538-8520 x231. argylewinery.com

 
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