Bates Nut Farm Field Trip

Bates Nut Farm Field Trip

Come join other TLC students and families on a field trip to Bates Nut Farm on Monday, October 18, from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. Enjoy the pumpkin patch and over 8 acres of pumpkins, squash, and gourds. Find your way through the straw maze and take a tractor hayride. Bring a picnic and enjoy the open space.

Please fill out the form and submit payment in ParentSquare to RSVP.

Activities include:

  • Life of a Pumpkin Educational Presentation – Come learn how pumpkins are grown and cared for, their nutritional value, uses, and their squash cousins.
  • Tractor Hayride
  • Straw Maze – Make your way through the straw maze and punch your Maze card at each of the 8 mailboxes hidden in the maze.
  • Pumpkin Patch – Redeem your pumpkin ticket for a Jack o’ Lantern or Trixster pumpkin (depending on the package purchased).
  • Bates Nut Farm Zoo – Check out the collection of animals, including goats, sheep, chickens, pigs, miniature donkeys, llamas, and other farm animals at the farm zoo.

Pumpkin Package  – $12
Includes educational presentation (9:00 am-12:00 pm), Jack-o-Lantern Pumpkin (10-18 lbs), hayride, and straw maze entry.

Trickster Package – $9
Includes educational presentation (9:00 am-12:00 pm), Trickster Pumpkin (3-7 lbs), hayride, and straw maze entry.

Chaperone Package – $5
Includes educational presentation (9:00 am-12:00 pm), hayride, and straw maze entry.
Designed for chaperones, extra parents, and siblings wanting to participate in the field trip. Does not include a pumpkin.

Petting Zoo and Pony Rides
These optional activities may be purchased directly from Bates Nut Farms on the day of the field trip.
Petting Zoo – $3 per person
Pony Ride – $7 per person

Date: Monday, October 18, 2021
Time: 9:00 am -12:00 pm (check-in 9:00 am)
Location: Bates Nut Farm (15954 Woods Valley Road, Valley Center, CA 92082)
RSVP by: October 8, 2021