Arts, Crafts & Vintage Market

Date: Saturday, April 24, 2021 to Sunday, April 25, 2021

Description:

Come and shop for American handmade arts and crafts on the farm at the "Spring Festival”... »

The Heartbeat Happening Classic Car Show

Date: Sunday, April 25, 2021

Description:

The Heartbeat Happening Classic Car Show returns to Bates Nut Farm. Organized by Heartbeat... »

Valley Center Community Yard Sale

Date: Saturday, June 5, 2021

Description:

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

Turbo Buick Car Show

Date: Sunday, June 6, 2021

Description:

This show is open to all classic vehicle types. This will be the 16th year at this location... »

Camping Under the Stars

Date: Saturday, August 21, 2021 to Sunday, August 22, 2021

Description:

Spend an evening on the farm with family and friends at the annual Campout! Bring a tent or RV... »

The 2021 Pumpkin Patch

Date: Saturday, September 18, 2021 to Sunday, October 31, 2021

Description:

Over 50 plus years of fall traditions and memories have been created at the Bates Nut Farm... »

Arts, Crafts & Vintage Market

Date: Saturday, October 2, 2021 to Sunday, October 3, 2021

Description: Come and shop for American handmade arts and crafts on the farm at the "Pumpkin Festival" Arts,... »

30th Annual Scarecrow Contest

Date: Saturday, October 9, 2021

Description:

Join in the fun by designing and building a scarecrow to exhibit in the Bates Nut Farm Pumpkin... »

Howl-o-Ween Doggie Costume Contest & Parade

Date: Saturday, October 23, 2021

Description:

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

Annual Costume Contest & Parade

Date: Sunday, October 24, 2021

Description:

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

Christmas Arts, Crafts & Vintage Market

Date: Friday, November 26, 2021 to Sunday, November 28, 2021

Description: Start your holiday shopping early for American handmade arts and crafts at the “Christmas
... »

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