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

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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: All About Worms Workshop

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Event Flyer

Date: Saturday, September 25, 2021

Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: Bates Nut Farm

Website: http://www.SolanaCenter.org/events

Description:

Join Solana Center for this to discover why red wiggler worms are composting superstars! Vermicomposting has a benefit for everyone, whether you want to divert kitchen scraps from the landfill, compost in small spaces, or create a natural fertilizer for your plants. This interactive 2-hour workshop will teach you all about how to get started and maintain a happy home for red wiggler worms. The following topics will be covered in the workshop:  - Benefits of composting with worms - How to feed your worms and which foods are suitable for worms - How to set up your own worm bin - What tools and materials you'll need Come enjoy this workshop and stay for the festivities at Bates Nut Farm. One lucky attendee will WIN a free raffle prize! Sponsored by the County of San Diego. Register for this event at SolanaCenter.org/events

Register for this event at SolanaCenter.org/events