Know Your Farms Tour
General Event Information
Join us for a fun-filled day out in the fields!
$55/person. Price includes chartered bus, three farm tours, snacks, lunch, and wine tasting. 35 participants max. Registration required by Friday, March 22nd.
For more information and to register visit: http://transitionsarasota.org/events/farm-tour
9:30am: Board the Bus
Park towards the back of the lot at Lowe's Home Improvement, 5750 Fruitville Road in Sarasota. Look for a sign that reads "Transition Sarasota Event."
10:00am: O'Brien Family Farms
Tour the farm and enjoy strawberry shortcake and coffee. You may pick your own hydroponic fruits and vegetables or purchase them from the farm store (not included in tour price).
12:00pm: Dakin Dairy Farms
Farm tour, hayride, feed baby calves, and pig race. Watch milk go from the cow to the bottle to lunch.
1:30pm: Lunch at Dakin Dairy
Two lunch options: pulled pork sandwich or grilled cheese (harvarti, swiss, or cheddar) with cole slaw and a soft drink. Please indicate your preference when registering.
3:00pm: Rosa Fiorelli Winery
Tour the vineyard and winery and end with a wine tasting party.
5:30pm: Return to Lowe's