The 2020 Pumpkin Patch

Date: Thursday, October 1, 2020 to Saturday, October 31, 2020

Description:

Masks and social distancing are required.

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Howl-o-Ween Doggie Costume Contest & Parade

Date: Saturday, October 24, 2020

Description:

Masks and social distancing are required.

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Annual Halloween Costume Contest & Parade - Has Been Cancelled

Date: Sunday, October 25, 2020

Description:

Masks and social distancing are required.

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Rain Barrel Pick Up Event

Date: Saturday, November 7, 2020

Description:

Save money by taking advantage of rainwater as a FREE resource. Promote plant and soil health... »

East County Cruisers Car Show & Toy Drive

Date: Saturday, November 7, 2020

Description:

The 18th Annual East County Cruisers Car Show & Toy Drive will be back at Bates Nut Farm... »

Turbo Buick Car Show Has Been Cancelled

Date: Sunday, November 8, 2020

Description: The 27th Annual Buicks at Bates car show is fast upon us!

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Christmas Arts, Crafts & Vintage Market

Date: Friday, November 27, 2020 to Sunday, November 29, 2020

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Start your holiday shopping early for American handmade arts and crafts at the "Christmas on... »

Event: Gingerbread House Contest

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Event Flyer

Date: Saturday, December 13, 2014

Time: 10:30am to 12:00pm

Website: http://christmasinthevalley.yolasite.com

Description: Bates announces the 4th annual Gingerbread House Contest! As part of the "Christmas in the Valley" festivities, you or your group can design and build a gingerbread house to exhibit. Your entry can be traditional, or not! Use your imagination, and create special memories while you design and build your entry. Everyone will receive a certificate of participation, and all gingerbread houses will remain on display throughout the weekend. The winning gingerbread houses will be displayed in the Bates store until Sunday, December 21st.

Bring your gingerbread house and completed entry form to Bates from 2:00 - 4:00 on December 12, or 8:30 - 10:30 on December 13. Judging begins promptly at 10:30 on December 13, and winners will be announced at 12:00. Cash prizes will be awarded!

For rules more information, click here for the Gingerbread House Competiton Registration Form.