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 firstname.lastname@example.org or email email@example.com
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.