Dog Show: Del Sur Kennel Club

Date: Friday, March 13, 2020 to Sunday, March 15, 2020

Description: The Del Sur Kennel Club Show will feature several individual breed specialties and an all-breed... »

Community Easter Scavenger Hunt

Date: Saturday, April 4, 2020

Description:

Easter fun for the whole family! Crafts, games, hay rides, farm animals, raffles and a... »

Arts, Crafts & Vintage Market - Spring Festival

Date: Saturday, April 25, 2020 to Sunday, April 26, 2020

Description:

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

Spring Food Truck Festival

Date: Saturday, April 25, 2020

Description:

The Spring Food Truck Festival will tempt hungry festival-goers with many mobile cuisine... »

The Heartbeat Happening Classic Car Show

Date: Sunday, April 26, 2020

Description:

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

Mother's Day Tea

Date: Saturday, May 9, 2020

Description:

Sherrie will be the host of your small town Mother’s Day tea! Expand your tea tastes... »

Field Trip at the Farm!

Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Description:

You're invited to a fun, relaxing afternoon on the farm! Enjoy a picnic lunch while breathing... »

Valley Center Community Yard Sale

Date: Saturday, May 30, 2020

Description:

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

Summer Food Truck Festival

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2020

Description:

Some of San Diego's favorite food trucks will be on hand serving a variety of mobile cuisine.... »

Camping Under the Stars

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2020 to Sunday, August 16, 2020

Description:

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

Movie in the Park

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2020

Description:

What’s better than dinner and a movie? Stay after the Food Truck Festival for a showing... »

Event: Country Flea Market

« return to April, 2013

Event Flyer

Date: Saturday, April 27, 2013

Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm

Description: New to Bates! Modeled after the famous Canton Flea Market in Texas, this is an old fashioned flea market filled with antique treasures, crafts, and more. Along with our regular Arts ‘n Crafts Market Place, we will have Antique Alley with antique vendors, Business Blvd with vendors selling a variety of resale products and services, & Community Court providing non-profits with a venue for fundraising. Stop by Gourmet Place for kettle corn, homemade ice cream & funnel cakes, or a whole meal from 2 Gourmet Food Trucks & our own “What’s Cooking” BBQ from 10 - 4. Valley Center Lion’s Club will be serving Pancake Breakfast from 7-10am. Kid friendly activities including pony rides and a petting zoo continue throughout the weekend. This is the definition of "Shop 'til you drop"! Gourmet Food Trucks scheduled for this event are Urban Eats and Devilicious.

Click here for the Vendor Application.