The 2019 Pumpkin Patch

Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019 to Thursday, October 31, 2019

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October Pumpkin Patch... »

Howl-o-Ween Doggie Costume Contest & Parade

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019

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Don’t miss the annual “Howl-o-ween” Doggie Costume Contest & Parade on... »

Annual Halloween Costume Contest & Parade

Date: Sunday, October 27, 2019

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You and your family have worked hard on your Halloween costumes…here’s your... »

Mud Factor 5k Obstacle Run

Date: Sunday, November 3, 2019

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 Are you ready for a seriously fun 5K obstacle course? Prepare for giant cargo climbs,... »

Christmas Arts, Crafts & Vintage Market

Date: Saturday, November 9, 2019 to Sunday, November 10, 2019

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

East County Cruisers Car Show & Toy Drive

Date: Saturday, November 9, 2019

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The 17th Annual East County Cruisers Car Show & Toy Drive will be back at Bates Nut Farm... »

Valley Center Community Yard Sale

Date: Sunday, November 10, 2019

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The Valley Center Community Yard Sale is a don’t-miss for buyers and sellers alike.... »

Santa's Coming Arts, Crafts & Vintage Market

Date: Friday, November 29, 2019 to Sunday, December 1, 2019

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Bates Nut Farm will be hosting their largest Arts 'n Crafts Fair of the year over the long... »

Christmas in the Valley

Date: Friday, December 13, 2019

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 This magical event is for all ages to enjoy! Bring out the whole family to enjoy... »

Christmas in the Valley

Date: Saturday, December 14, 2019

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 This magical event is for all ages to enjoy! Bring out the whole family to enjoy... »

Event: Smartphone Photography Class

« return to October, 2018

Event Flyer

Date: Sunday, October 7, 2018 to Monday, October 8, 2018

Time: 10:00am to 12:30pm

Location: Bates Nut Farm

Website: http://www.thumbprintimages.com/classes/

Description:

Learn to make better photos with your smartphone at this visually inviting location with beautiful picnic grounds, pumpkin patch and darling farm animals.

Photographer Cynthia Siokos Sheffer of Pinkie Pictures will teach you the importance of lighting as you approach the shot; creating a composition for maximum impact; fun and dramatic editing techniques through the use of filters, HDR, and other phone settings. Class level is for “beginning” to “I-havesome-knowledge” users. Make sure your smartphone is fully charged. Download the FREE Snapseed App to use in class. Class size is limited to maximum 20 people, minimum 6, to give you the best hands-on help.Grab a friend and sign up before it’s sold out! http://www.thumbprintimages.com/classes/oct7