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Fun on the Farm: Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

March 2, 2018

Happy Birthday Dr Seuss! Come join us on the farm to read Seuss's classic story "The Lorax". Children ages 2-5 learn about themes through a story and a unique activity, enjoy a fun craft project and have a wagon ride. Fee includes one parent and one child.  Space is limited.  Registration will close end of business day the Wednesday before each program as long as there is still availability.

 

COST: $11.00 includes adult and child

Additional Child $7 ea.

Additional Adult $4 ea.

 

Registration is required to reserve a spot!

Register online now! OR call: 972-881-0140

Adult Easter Egg Hunt

March 9, 2018

Easter is right around the corner and we are preparing for our annual nighttime Adult Easter Egg Hunt! The last several years have been a huge success with larger crowds and more prizes. This year will be even bigger and better! Eager adults will show up with their flashlights and Easter baskets to experience the fierce competition of finding the 4000+ eggs hidden on the museum’s 4 acre complex.

Friday, March 9

Doors open at 8:00 p.m. Hunt begins at 8:30 p.m.

21 & up

$30 per person includes 2 drink coupons, food, egg hunt, night of fun and donation to the education programs of the museum.

Early Bird Registration for MEMBERS* will open February 1
On sale to the public on February 15.

*For membership information call 972-881-0140 or contact kstrobel@heritagefarmstead.org

Register online now! OR call: 972-881-0140

Available Spaces: 0

Staycation

March 13, 2018

This Spring Break, experience what life was like as a pioneer kid on the farm.  Enjoy a self guided tour of the property at your own pace while experiencing hand-on activities and demonstrations.  Activities include chicken feeding, tractor driven wagon rides, games of the past, plowing & planting, school house visit, milking the cow, clothes washing and dish washing.  Special demonstration includes outdoor cooking.           

Admission is $5.00 per person.  Children 2 and under are free.  Preregister online or purchase tickets at the door.

 

Register online now! OR call: 972-881-0140

Fun on the Farm: St. Patrick's Day on the Farm

March 16, 2018

T’was the night before St Patrick’s Day… Come find out how to prepare for a lovely holiday. Make sure to wear green for our St Patrick’s Day celebration! Children ages 2-5 learn about themes through a story and a unique activity, enjoy a fun craft project and have a wagon ride. Fee includes one parent and one child.  Space is limited.  Registration will close end of business day the Wednesday before each program as long as there is still availability.

 

COST: $11.00 includes adult and child

Additional Child $7 ea.

Additional Adult $4 ea.

 

Registration is required to reserve a spot!

Register online now! OR call: 972-881-0140

Victorian Eggstravaganza and Spring Festival

March 31, 2018

 8th Annual Victorian Eggstravaganza and
Spring Festival

Join us for our annual Egg Hunt and Spring Festival on the historic grounds Farrell-Wilson farm.   The event will feature egg hunts for children 8 and under, house tours, wagon rides, face painting, baby animals, sheep shearing, weaving and spinning demonstrations, exhibits and much more.

We will have a baby animal photo booth so you can get up close and personal with baby chicks, lambs and bunnies.  All proceeds will benefit our FFA Ammie Wilson Buyers Club that supports Plano FFA students.  And visitors can meet Juliette and Stella who are the first breeding sheep on the farm since 1960.

There will also be a new and exciting exhibit in the Young House titled The Golden Age of Radio in Texas: from the humble crystal sets on the farm to the birth of the transistor at Texas Instruments.  An amazing display of antique radios and memorabilia will be on display for all visitors.

 

 

 

 


Tickets:

$7 per child.  Includes admission and egg hunt. You must register in advance to secure your egg hunt participation.
$5 for adults and guests ( no egg hunt)

Concessions and photo booth are charged separately.   Cash and all credit cards accepted.

 

COST:

$7.00 per child includes the egg hunt

Adults and guests $5 each (no egg hunt)

 

Registration is required to reserve a spot!

Register online now! OR call: 972-881-0140

Fun on the Farm: The Three Little Pigs

April 6, 2018

Once upon a time there were three little pigs... Can you find the third little pig on our farm? Come read a classic children’s tale and have a special visit with our pigs! Children ages 2-5 learn about themes through a story and a unique activity, enjoy a fun craft project and have a wagon ride. Fee includes one parent and one child.  Space is limited.  Registration will close end of business day the Wednesday before each program as long as there is still availability.

 

COST: $11.00 includes adult and child

Additional Child $7 ea.

Additional Adult $4 ea.

 

Registration is required to reserve a spot!

Register online now! OR call: 972-881-0140

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