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... »

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: Christmas Voice Contest at Christmas in the Valley

« return to December, 2019

Event Flyer

Date: Friday, December 13, 2019 to Saturday, December 14, 2019

Time: 3:30pm to 12:00am

Location: Bates Nut Farm

Email:

Address: 15954 Woods Valley Road
Valley Center, CA

Phone: 858-442-8543

Description:

Join us for the Christmas Voice Contest, held at the 9th Annual Christmas in the Valley event! Auditions will be on Friday, December 13th starting at 3:30 pm, and finalists will perform on Saturday at 2:00 pm. Applicants must complete the audition to qualify for entry to the Finals on Saturday, December 14th. We will email a schedule two days prior to the event and ask that you please arrive 30 minutes before your scheduled time.

Please provide your own music by emailing us an MP3 file by Monday, 12/9. We will provide a microphone and speakers for participants. Each participant will be allotted 4 minutes to perform. Please have your music ready to go. Each entry is limited to one round (individual or group). No lip-syncing allowed. Holiday and Christmas themed songs are encouraged.

Prizes

First Place - $200

Second Place - $100

Third Place - $50

 

What to Expect

1. A panel of judges with swivel chairs.

2. Judges will vote on a scale of 1-10 on three categories: voice, presentation, and delivery.

3. 60% of the chosen contestants will move to Saturday Finals.

4. The finalists will compete again on Saturday at 2:00 pm.

5. Winners announced after the final contestant.

To enter, return completed entry form by end of day on Monday, December 9th to be eligible for the Christmas Voice Contest.