Come out to the FARM for Alberta Open Farm Days! August 17-18
We are excited to invite YOU to come out to Hoven Farms
ALBERTA OPEN FARM DAYS!
We would love to visit with you, talk, show you around and answer any questions you may have. It’s our best excuse for getting to know you better!
Whether you are a long-time customer or someone who has never purchased from us before we invite you to come and spend time with us and feel at home on our farm.
Please join us for ALBERTA OPEN FARM DAYS on:
Saturday, August 17th, 11-5 pm or
Sunday, August 18th, 1- 5 pm
QE2 north from Calgary to HWY 54 through Innisfail. Drive west on HWY 54 through Spruce View (about 50 km). After driving through Spruce View drive 3 miles and then turn north onto HWY 766. Drive 10 miles north (16 km) to Township Road 380. Head west 2 3/4 miles. We will have signs up to direct you to parking.
From Red Deer and Edmonton:
Head west on Highway 11. Head south on Highway 766 for 10 km (6 miles). Head West on Township Road 380 for 2 3/4 miles.
Schedule of Events:
Saturday- Open 11am-5pm
12-1pm- Tour of Cattle & Chickens
1-2pm Electric Fence Demo & Traeger Smoker Demo
2 pm Tour of Cattle & Chickens
3-5pm Barn Dance with Live Music! Fun for the whole Family!
Sunday- Open 1pm-5pm
2-3pm Tour of Cattle & Chickens
3-4pm Electric Fence Demo & Traeger Smoker Demo
4-5pm Tour of Cattle & Chickens
IF YOU WANT TO PURCHASE BEEF, YOU WILL NEED TO PREORDER IN ADVANCE SO WE CAN PACK YOUR ORDER BEFORE THE WEEKEND. WITH ALL THE ACTIVITIES, WE WILL NOT HAVE TIME TO PACK ORDERS ON THE WEEKEND! SORRY!
Some activities to look forward to:
Tour of beef cattle, cows, and calves
Tour of laying hens
Experience live barn dance music throughout both days
Barn Dance- Saturday, August 17th, 3-5 PM
Pet cats, kittens, baby chicks
See Rainbow Trout Fish
Self-guided tour of beaver dam
Demonstration of an electric fencer
Demonstration of rotational grazing
Traeger Smoker Grill cooking demonstrations
View flowers, pick raspberries
Purchase barbecued burgers, and ice cream treats
Pre-orders of frozen beef and pastured eggs to take home
Kittens to give away to good homes :)
What is your favourite thing to do when you visit a farm?
We would love to hear your comments below!