Events at Bates Nut Farm

There's always something going on at Bates! Dogs on a leash are welcome outdoors. Scroll down and click on the event title for more information.

Dog Show: Del Sur Kennel Club

Date: Friday, March 15, 2019 to Sunday, March 17, 2019

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

Community Easter Egg Hunt

Date: Saturday, April 13, 2019

Description: Easter fun for the whole family! Crafts, games, farm animals, raffles and more! The day starts at... »

Arts, Crafts & Vintage Market - Spring Festival

Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019 to Sunday, April 28, 2019

Description:

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

Spring Food Truck Festival

Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019

Description:

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

The Heartbeat Happening Classic Car Show

Date: Sunday, April 28, 2019

Description:

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

Mother's Day Tea

Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019

Description:

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

Senior Field Trip

Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019

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

Date: Saturday, June 1, 2019

Description:

Welcome to the 8th Annual Musicfest! Live music, car show, kids zone, food, raffle and silent... »

Valley Center Community Yard Sale

Date: Saturday, June 1, 2019

Description:

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

Turbo Buick Car Show

Date: Sunday, June 2, 2019

Description: This annual show is the largest gathering of Turbo Buicks west of the Mississippi. West Coast... »

Bahia Sur Kennel Club of Chula Vista Dog Show

Date: Friday, June 14, 2019 to Monday, June 17, 2019

Description: Bahia Sur Kennel Club was established in 1974 and is an AKC all breed kennel club that holds... »

Summer Food Truck Festival

Date: Saturday, August 17, 2019

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 17, 2019 to Sunday, August 18, 2019

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 17, 2019

Description:

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

Dog Show: Cabrillo Kennel Club

Date: Thursday, August 29, 2019 to Friday, August 30, 2019

Description: Over 1000 dogs of all breeds will be at Bates to compete in this AKC accredited dog show. Classes... »

Date: Saturday, August 31, 2019 to Sunday, September 1, 2019

Description: This accredited American Kennel Club show spotlights hundreds of dogs representing a wide variety... »

Date: Saturday, September 7, 2019

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The Society of St. Vincent de Paul, a nonprofit organization that helps those living in... »

Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019

Description:

The Camaro Club of San Diego (CCSD) was established in August 1993 as a way for Camaro... »

Fight Back 5K Run/Walk - American Cancer Society

Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019

Description:

Join us for the 5K as a Runner, Walker, or to cheer on your fellow Friends and Family. This... »

"Celebrating Farm Life" Farm Education & Youth Day

Date: Saturday, September 28, 2019

Description:

Come enjoy free presentations from local businesses and groups who share a passion for... »

Arts, Crafts & Vintage Market - Pumpkin Festival

Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019 to Sunday, October 6, 2019

Description:

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

Fire Safety Expo

Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019

Description: Come meet the Valley Center firefighters! The Fire Safety Expo will feature safety demonstrations... »

28th Annual Scarecrow Contest

Date: Saturday, October 12, 2019

Description:

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

Annual Halloween Costume Contest & Parade

Date: Sunday, October 27, 2019

Description:

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

Howl-o-Ween Doggie Costume Contest & Parade

Date: Sunday, October 27, 2019

Description:

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