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FarmFest Information and Frequently Asked Questions

 

Statistics from FarmFest 2015

  • DSC_1651 - Version 2-1Over 4800 visitors participated, a 40% increase from 2014!

 

  • 37 sponsors and 97 exhibitors engaged participants, sold wares, educated and entertained kids and adults, and 6 interactive workshops on agriculture and homesteading offered insightful ideas from spinning wool to shoeing horses.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Where is FarmFest?

  • When is FarmFest?

  • How much does it cost to attend?

    • General Admission:
      • Adults $5
      • Students K-12 $3
      • Kids 5 and under attend free
    • PCO Members and Volunteers attend free
      • Join PCO: link
      • Sign up to Volunteer: link
  • Who organizes FarmFest?

    • PCO, a non-profit organization in Spring Mills, PA, in partnership with local and regional organizations, volunteers, and outstanding organic supporters!
    • PCO’s mission statement is: To assure the integrity of organic agricultural products through education, inspection, and certification of growers, processors and handlers.
  • What is FarmFest?

    • FarmFest is a community-building event that fosters knowledge of organic agriculture and sustainable living through educational opportunities, local foods, lively entertainment and interactive family activities.
  • Where can I find more information?

  • Extras

    • Lost and Found Items at FarmFest can be picked up at the Information Booth during FarmFest. After FarmFest, items can be found at the PCO Office in Spring Mills, PA or call 814-404-6567
    • Go Green and bring your water bottle for FREE water refills! There will be water stations around the fair grounds for refills.
    • Bring your lawn chairs or blankets to comfortably enjoy our music, agricultural speakers and entertainment.
    • Use the #OrganicFarmFest hashtag, when talking about our event.
    • FarmFest is pet friendly, but take time to review our pet policy before attending: FarmFest Policies
    • Save the Date: The 5th Annual FarmFest is on July 29-30th, 2016!
  • Additional questions or comments?