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May, June, July & August 2013

GEMSTONE MINING
The kids will enjoy mining for their own gemstones at Uncle John’s Mining Company, our 40 ft. operational slues. To do the activity, kids will need to purchase a “mining bag”. Price ranges from $4.50-$6.50.



JUMPING PILLOW
Our Newest event at the farm, come out and jump on our "JUMPING PILLOW" this inflated pillow is a great source of exercise and family fun. It is designed for people of all ages. Open daily from 9-5:30.
Summer Special: No charge Memorial Day - August 29!

Open every day during business hours
KIDS CORRAL AND PONY HOPS -
Our Kids Corral received a "Remodel" for in 2012. Come out and try our new PONY HOPS - our inflatable horses. We have a pony ring for racing or simply for bouncing on them. This is a fun activity for the whole family. The kids corral still contains some of your favorite toys and playhouses. There is no charge for this activity. Check it out.

June & July
"TRAINING TUESDAYS"
WHAT? Join us Tuesday Nights from 6:30-8 pm on June 11,18.25 and July 9,16,23 and 30th. This is an opportunity to run or walk on the grounds at Uncle John's Cider Mill. This event is organized by local high school cross country coaches, and is designed to be an opportunity to run or walk with others of similar age, ability and fitness level through the fields and orchards at Uncle John's.

Participants will be able to choose distances on marked loops and will be provided with water. They will also have the opportunity to listen to knowledgeable speakers on running and fitness-related topics. Sign in or register at 6:30 at the Snack Barn.


Who? The program is open to kids, middle and high school runners, and adults. A group is available for kids from 6-12 which will do age appropriate runing activities and games under adult supervision. Parents must stay on th property for children 12 and under. (no drop-offs).

Teenage and adule groups will e flixible and organized to encourage running and walking in groups, but allow for difference in individual needs, abilities and fitness levels.

Cost? There is a one time fee of $10 per individual or $20 for the whole family that pays for all seven Tuesdays.

Questions? Contact Scott Sheedlo, Ovid-Elsie Boy's Cross Country Coach at scott.sheedlo@ovidelsie.org or email cider@ujcidermill.com
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ST JOHNS COMMUNITY SPRAY PARK
5k TRAIL RUN/WALK and KIDS 1K RUN
Saturday June 29, 2013
Kids Run 9 am, 5K 9:30 am
The race will start and finish at Uncle ajohn's and winds through various dirt roads, fields, trails and the orchard. All proceeds will be donated to the St. Johns Community Spray park.
Register online: https://runsignup.coM/Race/MI/StJohns/SprayPark5k

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STRAWBERRY FEST (approximate start date around June 14)
Once the patch is ready, we will offer Pick Your Own Strawberries, Daily 9-2. See Pie Barn For Details & Directions.
Follow us on Facebook for the Starting Date.
Enjoy everything Strawberry and pick your ownStrawberries. We will have: strawberr ice cream, strawberry fudge, strawberry bread, strawberry jam and many other great strawberry items. Gemstone Mining, Jumping Pillow and Kids Corral available also.

BLUEBERRY FEST (Mid July)
Once the patch is ready, we will offer Pick Your Own Blueberries, Daily 9-4. See Pie Barn For Details & Directions.
Follow us on Facebook for the Starting Date.
Enjoy everything Blueberry and pick your own Blueberries. We will have: blueberry ice cream, blueberry fudge, blueberry pie, blueberry bread, blueberry wine, blueberry apple hard cider, blueberry jam and many other great blueberry items. Gemstone Mining, Jumping Pillow and Kids Corral available also.

COMMUNITY YARD SALE
August 2 & 3, 9-5 pm both days.

Join us for our 2nd Annual Community Yard Sale! $10 per lot (12x12) for the weekend. Registration fee goes to two local charities, Clinton County RESA and Gratiot County RESD. A great way to have a yard sale with lots of traffic and help out locally at the same time!
If you have any questions, email blewis@ujcidermill.com.


FALL PREVIEW WEEKEND
August 30, 31 & September 1:

Join us for our annual Fall Preview Weekend. $5/person gives you UNLIMITED Wagon & Train Rides, Jumping Pillow admission and Corn Maze admission. Friday, Saturday & Sunday 11-4.



September 2013

Sunday, September 1, 2013
CAR SHOW
(no charge to view show cars)
Come out and see the great display of Antique, Street Rods, Classic and Collectible cars. Enjoy the 50's tunes of the DJ. Registration 9-12 ($5/car) awards at 3 pm. Dash Plaques for first 250 registered cars. Also, from 11-6 pm: Corn Maze, Train Rides, Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal, Jumping Pillow & Gemstone Mining.
Wine Tasting from 12-7.

Wednesday September 4:
OVID ELSIE HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY INVITATIONAL
4 PM
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For additional information, contact: Scott Sheedlo, Ovid Elsie High School Cross Country Coach at scott.sheedlo@ovidelsie.org.

Saturday, September 7, 2013
GREAT LAKES CIDER & PERRY GUILD HARD CIDER TASTING
Tasting Event 2-7 pm
Live Music: Jagwire Country band, 1-5 pm & Taylor Taylor 5-7

The Hard Cider & Perry Tasting will showcase Hard Ciders & Perrys (made from pears) from all over the Midwest. Additional event details will follow.
Also, from 11-6 pm: Corn Maze, Train Rides, Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal, Jumping Pillow & Gemstone Mining. Wine Tasting from 11-7.

Sunday, September 8, 2013

A TASTE OF UNCLE JOHN'S, 1-5 pm
Fading World Band, 1-5 pm

Come and sample our baked goods, cider, wine, fudge, preserves and more!
Also, from 11-6 pm: Corn Maze, Train Rides, Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal, Jumping Pillow & Gemstone Mining. Wine Tasting from 12-7.


Saturday & Sunday, September 14 & 15, 2013
ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR, 9-5

Sat : Sorry, our Elvis show has cancelled. ROSS MEAD AND THE YANKEE TRASH WILL BE PERFOMING IN HIS PLACE, 1-5 pm
Sun:
LOUIE LONGORIA, 1-5 pm

(no charge to enter craft show or for music)
Also, from 11-6 pm: Corn Maze, Train Rides, Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal, NEW Jumping Pillow & Gemstone Mining. Wine Tasting from 12-7.


ATTENTION CRAFTERS!
To receive an application to this show, email your complete name and address to: cider@ujcidermill.com and specify that you would like to receive an application for this show.

Friday, September 20, 2013
CAESAR MEDINA, 4-7 pm
(no charge for music)
Also, from 1-7 pm: Make your own Stuffed Animal, Jumping Pillow, Gemstone Mining & Wine Tasting.

Saturday & Sunday, September 21 & 22 2013
KIDS FEST, 1-5 pm
Sat & Sun: Tim Salisbury Juggling, 3-5
Sun: Taylor Taylor 12-3
Enjoy the day with the kids. Visit your local DARE officer, face painting and much more. Also, from 11-6 pm: Corn Maze, Fruit Fling, Train Rides, Inflatables & Jumping Pillow, Wagon Rides, Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Gemstone Mining. PUMPKIN PATCH OPENS! Wine Tasting from 11-7, Sunday form 12-7.

Friday, September 27, 2013
TAYLOR TAYLOR, 4-7 pm
(no charge for music)
Also, from 1-7 pm: Make your own Stuffed Animal, Wagon & Train Rides, Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze,Jumping Pillow, Gemstone Mining & Wine Tasting.

Saturday, September 28, 2013
THE MOTOR INN'S, 12-4
(no charge for music)
Also, from 11-6 pm: Pick your own pumpkins, Corn Maze, Fruit Fling, Train Rides, Inflatables, Wagon Rides, Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Gemstone Mining.
Wine Tasting from 11-7.

Sunday, September 29, 2013
SINJON SMITH, 1-5
(no charge for music)
Also, from 11-6 pm: Pick your own pumpkins, Corn Maze, Fruit Fling, Train Rides, Inflatables, Wagon Rides, Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Gemstone Mining.
Wine Tasting from 12-7.

 
October 2013


Wednesday, October 2, 2013:

CMAC LEAGUE MEET HOSTED BY FOWLER HIGH SCHOOL
4:30 PM.
For additional information, contact: Sharon Becker, Fowler High School Cross Country Coach at cmubecker@yahoo.com
Also, from 1-7 pm: Make your own Stuffed Animal, Wagon & Train Rides, Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze, Jumping Pillow, Gemstone Mining & Wine Tasting.

Friday, October 4, 2013

WAYNE DELORIA, 4-7 pm
(no charge for music)
Also, from 1-7 pm: Make your own Stuffed Animal, Wagon & Train Rides, Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze, Jumping Pillow, Gemstone Mining & Wine Tasting.

Saturday, October 5, 2013
THE CLARKSON'S COUNTRY BAND, 1-5

(no charge for music)
Also, from 11-6 pm: Pick your own pumpkins, Corn Maze, Fruit Fling, Train Rides, Inflatables & Jumping Pillow, Wagon Rides, Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Gemstone Mining.
Wine Tasting from 11-7.

Sunday, October 6, 2013
THE BRENDA LOOMIS BAND, 1-5

(no charge for music)
Also, from 11-6 pm: Pick your own pumpkins, Corn Maze, Fruit Fling, Train Rides, Inflatables & Jumping Pillow, Wagon Rides, Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Gemstone Mining.
Wine Tasting from 12-7.

Friday, October 11, 2013
CAESAR MEDINA, 4-7
(no charge for music)
Also, from 1-7 pm: Make your own Stuffed Animal, Wagon & Train Rides, Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze, Jumping Pillow, Gemstone Mining & Wine Tasting.

Saturday, October 12, 2013
DELIICIOUS BASS, 1-5
(no charge for music)
Also, from 11-6 pm: Pick your own pumpkins, Corn Maze, Fruit Fling, Train Rides, Inflatables & Jumping Pillow, Wagon Rides, Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Gemstone Mining.
Wine Tasting from 11-7.

Sunday, October 13, 2013
BULLWHIP, 1-5
(no charge for music)
Also, from 11-6 pm: Pick your own pumpkins, Corn Maze, Fruit Fling, Train Rides, Inflatables & Jumping Pillow, Wagon Rides, Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Gemstone Mining.
Wine Tasting from 12-7.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013:
CMAC JAMBOREE HOSTED BY FULTON HIGH SCHOOL
4:30 PM
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For additional information, contact: Janae Yeomans, Fulton High School Cross Country Coach at yeomansj@fultonpirates.net
Also, from 1-7 pm: Make your own Stuffed Animal, Wagon & Train Rides, Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze, Jumping Pillow, Gemstone Mining & Wine Tasting.

Friday, October 18, 2013
TAYLOR TAYLOR, 4-7 PM
(no charge for music)
Also, from 1-7 pm: Make your own Stuffed Animal, Wagon & Train Rides, Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze, Jumping Pillow, Gemstone Mining & Wine Tasting.

Saturday, October 19, 2013
BITTER CREEK, 1-5 pm
(no charge for music)
Also, from 11-6 pm: Pick your own pumpkins, Corn Maze, Fruit Fling, Train Rides, Inflatables & Jumping Pillow, Wagon Rides, Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Gemstone Mining.
Wine Tasting from 11-7.

Sunday, October 20, 2013
CONCHORD, 1-5 pm
(no charge for music)
Also, from 11-6 pm: Pick your own pumpkins, Corn Maze, Fruit Fling, Train Rides, Inflatables & Jumping Pillow, Wagon Rides, Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Gemstone Mining.
Wine Tasting from 12-7.

Friday, October 25, 2012
WAYNE DELORIA, 4-7 pm
(no charge for music)
Also, from 1-7 pm: Make your own Stuffed Animal, Wagon & Train Rides, Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze,Jumping Pillow, Gemstone Mining & Wine Tasting.

Saturday, October 26, 2013
THE PHANTOM SHAKERS, 1-5 pm
(no charge for music)
Also, from 11-6 pm: Pick your own pumpkins, Corn Maze, Fruit Fling, Train Rides, Inflatables & Jumping Pillow, Wagon Rides, Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Gemstone Mining.
Wine Tasting from 11-7.

Sunday, October 27, 2013
MALIBU CLASSIC, 1-5 pm
(no charge for music)
Also, from 11-6 pm: Pick your own pumpkins, Corn Maze, Fruit Fling, Train Rides, Inflatables & Jumping Pillow, Wagon Rides, Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Gemstone Mining.
Wine Tasting from 12-7.

BEGINNING OCTOBER 31:
NEW HOURS: open 7 days, 9-6 and winery open daily 10-6 & Sun 12-6


November & DECEMBER 2013

Saturday & Sunday, November 2 & 3, 2013
STILL OPEN & HAVING FUN.....
WEATHER PERMITTING...Corn Maze, Hayrides & Jumping Pillow 11-5 p.m.
Gemstone Mining, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Wine Tasting from 11-6 & 12-6 on Sunday.


Saturday & Sunday, NovembeR 9 & 10, 2013
BULK CIDER DAYS.....
Attention Home Brewers/Home Wine & Cider Makers - this is your chance to purchase bulk apple cider for your wine/cider making needs at home. Additional details will follow...
WEATHER PERMITTING...Corn Maze, Hayrides & Jumping Pillow 11-5 p.m.
Gemstone Mining, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Wine Tasting from 11-6 & 12-6 on Sunday.

Saturday & Sunday, November 16 & 17, 2013
WEATHER PERMITTING...Corn Maze, Hayrides & Jumping Pillow 11-5 p.m.
Gemstone Mining, Make your own Stuffed Animal & Wine Tasting from 11-6. & 12-6 on Sunday.
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Wednesday, November 27, 2013
THANKSGIVING PIE PICK UP DAY!
Be sure to get your pie orders in early, we sold out early last year! Winery & Tasting Room open 11-6 p.m.

Saturday November 30 & Sunday December 1
Small Business Saturday & Sunday- visit our Pie Barn, Winery and Gift Shop for great holiday gift ideas. Winery & Tasting Room open 11-6 p.m.

CALL FOR DECEMBER HOURS 989-224-3686

 

 

 
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