Harvest Moon Festival 2017

Harvest Moon Festival - fall family fun down on the farm. Weekend of Oct 7 – 8, 10 am – 5 pm, at Coverdale Farm Preserve, featuring Artisans, Children’s Activities, Hayrides, and Food Trucks.

When

Sat-Sun Oct 7-8, 2017
Time: 10 am – 5 pm
OPEN RAIN OR SHINE
*Activities subject to change due to weather.

Entrance price

Members: FREE
Non-members age 0-4: FREE
Non-members age 5+: $7
Pay or become a Member at the gate.
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Where

Delaware Nature Society's
Coverdale Farm Preserve in Greenville, DE
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Please note that dogs are not permitted on this property

Payments accepted

Major credit cards, checks, or cash
(No ATM Machine)

Schedule & map

Check back in late September for the 2017 schedule and map.
See what happened last year:
Last year's schedule & map (PDF) »

Would you like to volunteer?

Volunteers are needed for set up and festival days. Prior experience not required.
Apply to volunteer »

Family fun down at the farm

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Wednesdays 11am - 6pm, and Saturdays 9am - 4pm, May - October

Each day hosts a variety of activities for you! Take a self-guided visit to see Coverdale's animals. Help with farm chores Saturday mornings at 9am and afternoons at 3pm. Bring a lunch to enjoy under the grand old oak trees! Listen to a farm favorite story during Story Time at 1 pm. Shop the welcome barn for our farm products both edible, fashionable, and fun! U-Pick produce available June through October.

Members: Free, Others: $3 for children 2 and up, $5 for adults.

No pre-registration required. Just show up!
05/01/2017 - 10/30/2017
at: Coverdale Farm
age: Family
Farming/Gardening, Animals, FREE
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Sundays, May 7, June 11, July 23, August 13, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Join fellow archery enthusiasts and challenge yourself to improve during these 5 instructional sessions. Try to hit a moving target and play archery golf. All archery equipment is provided or bring your own. Instruction is by certified shooting sports instructors. Led by Rob Yacucci

Members: $60, Others: $80 for all four sessions
Meets at Coverdale Farm Preserve, 543 Way Road Greenville, DE 19807 (302) 239-2334
05/07/2017 - 08/13/2017
6:30PM - 8:30PM
at: Coverdale Farm
age: Family (10+)
Target Sports, series
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Saturday, May 13, 9:30am - 1:30pm

Join our sheep for their annual "haricut" then see their wool transformed into wearable works of art.

Members: Free, Others: $3 for children 5 and up, $5 for adults.

No pre-registration required. Just show up!
05/13/2017 - 05/13/2017
at: Coverdale Farm
age: Family
Farming/Gardening, Animals, FREE
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Sunday, May 21, 12 - 2 pm

The pond at Coverdale Farm Preserve is teeming with wildlife in mid-summer. Explore the waters, woods and fields to find tadpoles, wildflowers, and more! Bring a bag lunch. Led by DNS Staff

Members: $10 ; Others: $15
Meets at Coverdale Farm Preserve, 543 Way Road Greenville, DE 19807 (302) 239-2334

05/21/2017 - 05/21/2017
12:00PM - 2:00PM
at: Coverdale Farm
age: Family 6+
cooking
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Friday, July 14, 8:30 - 10:30 pm

Coverdale Farm Preserve is home to many nocturnal animals, from raccoons to owls to fox. Join us on an “after hours” adventure to observe the farm’s nightlife.

Members: $8, Others: $14
Coverdale Farm Preserve, 543 Way Road Greenville, DE 19807 (302) 239-2334
07/14/2017 - 07/14/2017
8:30PM - 10:30PM
at: Coverdale Farm
age: Family 6+
Farming/Gardening, Animals, Birding, Botany, Hiking, Insects, Photography
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