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Kick-Off To Fall

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Add to Calendar 06-10-2013 06-10-2013 15 Kick-Off To Fall Autumn is an especially wonderful season at the farm. A great time to enjoy all the goodies from the harvest. Come and buy a variety of Hudson Valley apples, donuts, fresh cider, and apple pie. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=146023 Queens County Farm Museum true DD/MM/YYYY
October 06, 2013
11am-4pm
Queens County Farm Museum
Floral Park
All Ages

Description: Autumn is an especially wonderful season at the farm. A great time to enjoy all the goodies from the harvest. Come and buy a variety of Hudson Valley apples, donuts, fresh cider, and apple pie.

Address: 73-50 Little Neck Parkway
Floral Park, NY
Phone: 718-347-3276
Website: queensfarm.org

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Venue Description: The Queens County Farm Museum, the largest tract of undisturbed farmland in the city, can be traced back to as early as 1697, which was just 70 years after the Dutch founded New York City (or New Amsterdam). It is the only working historical farm in the city, and what's even more impressive is that it includes a 47-acre parcel of land that is the longest continuously farmed site in the state of New York.

Today, the Queens County Farm Museum fulfills its mission to preserve, restore, and interpret the farm. The site has historic farm buildings, a greenhouse complex, an orchard, and an herb garden, as well as livestock and farm vehicles. The museum works to educate the public on Queens's agricultural past, as well as agricultural and horticultural practices used today. The museum also offers fun activities such as hayrides and tours of the historical homes on the property. Visitors can buy animal feed that they can then redistribute to the farm animals. The facility can be rented out for children's birthdays or other private parties. Class trips are welcome, but must be arranged through the Education Department.

Upcoming Events at Queens County Farm Museum:

  • Seasonal Farmstand - 06/03/15 - 10/31/15
  • 35th Annual Antique Motorcycle Show - 09/13/15
  • The Amazing Maize Maze - 09/19/15 - 09/27/15
  • Annual Queens County Fair - 09/19/15 - 09/20/15
  • Pumpkin Patch - 10/03/15 - 10/25/15
  • Kickoff to Fall - 10/04/15
  • Halloween Haunted House - 10/24/15 - 10/25/15
  • Children's Fall Festival - 10/25/15