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Day on the Farm

“Hitch up your horse and buggy and trot on over to the Agricultural History Project for Day on the Farm!”

WHEN: Saturday, May 12, 2018 | 10am-3pm
WHERE: Santa Cruz Co Fairgrounds 2601 East Lake Avenue, Watsonville
ADMISSION: Suggested $2 donation
Bring your family, friends and your neighbors to our 15th Annual Day on the Farm event at the Santa Cruz Fairgrounds, May 12th from 10am-3pm.

BBQ Lunch : 11:00am – 1:30 pm Adults $15 Children 12 and Under $10

Tickets Available: Buy Your BBQ Tickets Today




The Agricultural History Project’s Day on the Farm is like taking a step back in time.

  • Activities include:
    Farm Animals to see and pet: horses, sheep, rabbits, chickens, goats, donkeys
    Ice cream making the old-fashioned way
    Butter churning
    Fresh cheese making
    Rope making
    Hay wagon rides with tractors
    Hay rides behind draft horses
    Wooden cow milking
    Hay cutting from real oats, wheat and barley
    Kids (real) tractor driving
    Stilt Walking
    Old-fashioned hoops
    Rocket launching
    4-H Spring Fair

Food will available for purchase or you can bring your own picnic! It’s fun for the whole family!


Agricultural History Project
Center & Museum

2601 East Lake Avenue
Watsonville, California 95076

Open EVERY 2nd Saturday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. for Second Saturday on the Farm

Tuesday - Saturday by Appointment Only
9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Call (831) 724-5898 or (831) 566-2817

Group tours may be arranged in advance by appointment.

Facilities are handicapped accessible.

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and major holidays.