Events at Bates Nut Farm

There's always something going on at Bates! Dogs on a leash are welcome outdoors. Scroll down and click on the event title for more information.

Great Horror Campout

Date: Friday, August 15, 2014 to Saturday, August 16, 2014

Description: From Ten Thirty One Productions, the Great Horror Campout will be an overnight venture that puts... »

Gourmet Food Truck Festival

Date: Saturday, August 23, 2014

Description: We're going totally 80's! For the 3rd straight summer, fifteen of Southern California's top... »

Bark for Life

Title: Bark for Life

Date: Saturday, September 20, 2014

Description: The American Cancer Society Bark For Life is a fundraising event that honors the life-long... »

Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 to Friday, October 31, 2014

Description: The Bates pumpkin patch, tractor hay rides, straw maze and farm zoo are a fall tradition.... »

EDGETA Tractor Parades

Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014

Description: Don't miss the Tractor Parade! Antique tractors from EDGETA Branch 22 and Vista Antique Gas &... »

EDGETA Tractor Parades

Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014

Description: Don't miss the Tractor Parade! Antique tractors from EDGETA Branch 22 and Vista Antique Gas &... »

Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014

Description: Representatives from the farm and agriculture community share unique and diverse stories of their... »

Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014 to Sunday, September 28, 2014

Description: EDGETA Branch 22 and Vista Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum will share equipment from their... »

EDGETA Tractor Parades

Date: Sunday, September 28, 2014

Description: Don't miss the Tractor Parade! Antique tractors from EDGETA Branch 22 and Vista Antique Gas &... »

EDGETA Tractor Parades

Date: Sunday, September 28, 2014

Description: Don't miss the Tractor Parade! Antique tractors from EDGETA Branch 22 and Vista Antique Gas &... »

Weekend Entertainment--Lightning Train

Date: Sunday, September 28, 2014

Description: Over the past few years Lightning Train has garnered the reputation as one of Southern... »

VC Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

Date: Saturday, October 4, 2014 to Sunday, October 5, 2014

Description: All-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfast provided by the Valley Center Lions Club. $6 adults/$5... »

Craft Fair:  "Pumpkin Festival"

Date: Saturday, October 4, 2014 to Sunday, October 5, 2014

Description: Over 80 artisans will be selling a variety of handmade crafts and fine art at the annual... »

Weekend Entertainment-Valley Center Jazz Band

Date: Saturday, October 4, 2014

Date: Sunday, October 5, 2014

Weekend Entertainment--Bayou Brothers

Date: Saturday, October 11, 2014

Description: With a sound straight out of Louisiana's dance clubs, bayou festivals and backyard crawfish... »

Date: Saturday, October 11, 2014

Weekend Entertainment--Rick & The Working Cowboy Band

Date: Sunday, October 12, 2014

Description: Rick Robledo and The Working Cowboy Band are dedicated to the preservation of traditional country... »

Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014

Description: "IT'S NOT JUST COUNTRY" . . .
Charly & Calico Ridge is an award-winning variety dance... »

Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014

Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014

Date: Sunday, October 19, 2014

Weekend Entertainment--Ash Street Ramblers

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014

Description: Bates Nut Farm welcomes The Ash Street Ramblers back to the Bates Nut Farm stage. The popular... »

Date: Sunday, October 26, 2014

Description: Bates Nut Farm welcomes classic Rock ‘n Roll band Red Lane. They will take the Bates stage and... »

VC Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

Date: Saturday, November 8, 2014 to Sunday, November 9, 2014

Description: All-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfast provided by the Valley Center Lions Club. $6 adults/$5... »

East County Cruisers Car Show and Toy Drive

Date: Saturday, November 8, 2014

Description: The 11th annual East County Cruisers Car Show and Toy Drive will be back at Bates Nut Farm this... »

"Christmas on the Farm" Arts 'n Crafts Fair

Date: Saturday, November 8, 2014 to Sunday, November 9, 2014

Description: Start your holiday shopping early at the Bates Nut Farm “Christmas on the Farm” Arts ‘n... »

Date: Sunday, November 9, 2014

Description: "IT'S NOT JUST COUNTRY" . . .
Charly & Calico Ridge is an award-winning variety dance... »

VC Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

Date: Friday, November 28, 2014 to Sunday, November 30, 2014

Description: All-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfast provided by the Valley Center Lions Club. $6 adults/$5... »

"Santa's Coming" Arts ' Crafts Fair

Date: Friday, November 28, 2014 to Sunday, November 30, 2014

Description: Bates Nut Farm will be hosting their annual “Santa’s Coming!” Arts ‘n Craft Fair over... »

Christmas In the Valley

Date: Friday, December 12, 2014

Description: Families can start a new Christmas tradition at Bates Nut Farm with the 3rd annual “Christmas... »

Christmas In the Valley

Date: Saturday, December 13, 2014

Description: Families can start a new Christmas tradition at Bates Nut Farm with the 3rd annual “Christmas... »