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... »

Early Days Gas Engine & Tractor Association Show

Date: Saturday, September 25, 2021 to Sunday, September 26, 2021

Description:

The Early Days Gas Engine and Tractor Association will be having an Antique Tractor Show on... »

Live Entertainment on the Farm

Date: Saturday, September 25, 2021 to Saturday, October 30, 2021

Description: For over 58 years, families have made it an annual tradition to come out to Bates during Pumpkin... »

Food on the Farm

Date: Saturday, September 25, 2021 to Sunday, October 31, 2021

Description:

Weekday Food on the Farm

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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"... »

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... »

Late Nights on the Farm

Date: Thursday, October 14, 2021 to Friday, October 15, 2021

Description:

A great opportunity to avoid weekend crowds! Enjoy extended hours on October 14th & 15th.... »

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... »

East County Cruisers Car Show, Breakfast & Toy Drive

Date: Saturday, November 6, 2021

Description:

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

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
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Event: Fight Back 5K Run/Relay Walk - American Cancer Society

« return to September, 2019

Event Flyer

Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019

Time: 9:00am to 9:00pm

Location: Bates Nut Farm

Email:

Address: 15954 Woods Valley Road
Valley Center, CA

Phone: 951-378-6632

Website: http://main.acsevents.org/valleycenter5k

Description:

Relay For Life is BACK in Valley Center! We will kick it off with our 5K run for those who prefer just a few hours of fun and for those wanted to put up your Relay booths and fund raise all day, we have the Relay for you! 

This family and dog friendly event which takes place on opening day for the Pumpkin Patch! Stay around afterwards for live entertainment and more. We will also have a special area set up for all of the cancer Survivors and Caregivers that visit us during this event. All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society. 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 
6:30 am - Gates Open
7:00 am - Check in for Fight Back 5k
8:00 am - Fight Back 5k start time
9:00 am - Opening Ceremony and 5k Award Ceremony
9:00 am - 6:00 pm - Relay for Life

To register as a walker/runner, and for more information, visit http://main.acsevents.org/valleycenter5k

We can't wait to to see you all there! 

Relay Participant:

No fee to sign up, but each person is asked to fundraise a minimum of $100 to earn the HOPE club shirt.

5K Only Entry Fees:

$40/person. Each team member or participant will pay a $40 registration fee and you will receive a 5K t-shirt as part of your registration fee. For our 5K runners, even though you have a $40 registration fee and you get a 5K shirt, if you raise or donate another $60, we'll even give you a HOPE CLUB shirt on top of it!