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Day on the Farm


WHEN: Saturday, May 5, 2020 | 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 16th Annual Day on the Farm event at the Santa Cruz Fairgrounds, May 11th from 10am-3pm.

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
Model Railroad Exhibit on Fairgrounds will be open  

Fairgrounds Rose Garden will be open 
4-H Spring Fair

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.