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Egg Hunt & Marshmallow Harvest - April 5 & 6, 2014

Join us for the first "crop" of the spring-- Marshmallow Picking!! Do marshmallow peeps grow on trees? Be sure to check it out and harvest a few to roast on the bonfire with Farmer Bob. What? The Easter Bunny also hid some eggs...we need you to help us find them! Find out more!

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Asparagus Mother’s Day Weekend – May 10 & 11, 2014

Why buy roses when you can buy her something as unique as a fresh Asparagus bouquet!  While the children are challenged with our 5 acre play area, Mom can shop in our market and get a special treat.

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Strawberry Jubilee - May 24, 25, 31 & June 1, 2014

Join us for the largest u-pick strawberry festival in northern VA. To celebrate the royal strawberry, our Jubilee is packed with live music, farm contests, u-pick strawberries and great food.

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Father’s Day Fish-a-Rama Fishing Contest – June 15, 2014

Treat Dad to a fun filled day of Catch and Release Fishing. Enjoy a BBQ lunch and compete for the largest or most caught fish.

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Butterflies & Blackberries – July 19, 2014

The most recognizable of all butterflies are in need of our HELP! The Monarch butterflies population has diminished drastically. Join us to learn how to build back their population, learn about their life cycle, and support Loudoun Wildlife with their mission. 

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Blackberry Bonanza Kids & Family Fitness Fun – July 26 & 27, 2014

Its Summer Blackberry Days and time to get fit and have fun on the farm.  Families can pick chemical free blackberries, join our fitness 1K, learn about nutrition and healthy eating and enjoy the Kids Fit Zone!

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Dog Days Peach Festival – August 9 & 10, 2014

Fido wants to go to the farm!  The Dog Days at Great Country Farms are all about fun with your family and canine companions! Bring the whole family for a romp in the play area and to u-pick peaches at the peak of perfection.

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The Big Dig~ Pancakes & Potatoes – Aug 30 & 31, 2014

You will love starting the day with pancakes hot off the griddle and jumping on a wagon ride to hunt for potato treasure in our u-pick field. Did you know most potatoes in stores were harvested last year? You won't believe how yummy a fresh potato tastes.

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Apple Gala & Cider Fest – Each Weekend in September.

September may mean back to school for many, but at Great Country Farms it means back to the farm for freshly pressed cider and apples! We will celebrate with tastings of this season's best ciders and demonstrations of our antique cider press.

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Pumpkin Harvest Festival – Sept 27- Oct 31, 2014

Where else can you pick your pumpkins, enjoy cider donuts, get lost in a corn maze, visit with the pumpkin princess, cheer for your favorite swine at the infamous Oinkintucky Derby, and watch P-Rex our pumpkin munchin’ dinosaur? Only at Great Country Farms!

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Pumpkin Chunkin’ – November 1-4, 2014

Bring your leftover jack-o-lantern to our smashin’ session and let it fly using The Silo Drop and the Zip Wire Sploosh or add it to the 40ft lift Pumpkin Drop Zone and watch the upside down “fireworks display.”

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Thanksgiving Turkey Pick Up – November 24 & 25, 2014

Let us fill your Thanksgiving table with our bountiful harvest! Purchase our farm fresh fall squash, sweet potatoes, beets and order a pasture raised, local turkey and freshly baked pies to grace your feast.

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Latest News

News

The Farm is Open Daily 10am-5pm in April!  Come on out for some fun on the farm!

CSA Produce Membership Now Open!

Returning Members: Please login to your account HERE to renew your membership.
 
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U-Pick

From strawberries and asparagus in the spring to corn and tomatoes all summer then pumpkins and gourds in the fall, Great Country Farms offers a farm experience your whole family will enjoy. Help your children understand how food is grown and how fresh and full of flavor it can be. It is amazing how children will eat produce if they have picked it themselves!

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Join The Farm

Buy Local. Eat Local. Play Local. Join Community Supported Agriculture or Fan of the Farm Membership Today! This season pass lets your immediate family visit the farm as much as you like all season without paying admission with each visit. So go ahead, U-pick, visit the farm animal barnyard, hayrides and enjoy the farm's wide open spaces, swings, catch and release fishing and pedal carts as often as you wish from April through October!

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Plan An Event

The Barns at Great Country Farms offer a unique opportunity for groups of all sizes to enjoy a day in the country filled with family fun on the farm. Whether your goal is to thank your employees or clients for a great year, or motivate your team with staff development and team building or celebrate a special family occasion or birthday, the team at Great Country Farms invites you to embrace the outdoors, u-pick fresh produce, laugh and let us assist you in meeting your goals.

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Attractions

At Great Country Farms we offer bushels of family fun on the farm.  Take a video tour of the farm now and make plans to visit us when we open on April 5, 2014!

We are thrilled to be part of The Shenandoah Valley Kids Trail.  This unique partnership of family attractions enables kids to be part of the travel planning process.  Be sure to watch for packages and promotions your whole family will enjoy coming this spring! 

 
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