Indigo Farms Spring 2013 Tour
Welcome to Indigo Farms! This tour is designed to provide an interactive and educational experience for children of all ages. Come enjoy spring on the farm!
The instructional part of the tour will take about 1 hour. Please allow extra time if you plan to eat lunch or a snack. PLEASE let us know if you plan to eat lunch or a snack. We have picnic tables available and an on site bakery serving lunch and assorted baked goods. If you would like to place an order with the bakery, please call the week before your tour. 843-399-6902 or 910-287-6794.
What you will take home:
Each student will receive an Indigo Farms Spring coloring book that reinforces the information presented during the tour. They will also take home a six or nine oz cup of strawberries and get a flowering plant to grow. We have additional educational information available, just ask!
The cost is $7.50 per person. This includes all parents and siblings over one year old. One teacher and assistant are free per class. Special ed. classes may qualify to have additional adults free.
There will not be time for adults to pick extra strawberries during the tour. If individuals or groups want to order berries let us know in advance of your tour and we can have them ready. Call: 910-287-6794 or 843-399-6902 the day before your tour to place an order.
If the weather is questionable please call to inquire about the weather here, or to reschedule. Should you cancel for any other reason it is important that you let us know a week in advance of our tour date.
We encourage you to car pool as we have limited parking. Please park behind the Farm Market. Park with your group. We like to keep groups together so that no one gets blocked in. Please try to be at the farm 5 - 10 minutes early. It usually takes that long to get everyone settled and ready to start. We want your tour to be relaxing and enjoyable, not rushed. If you arrive late your tour may be shortened.
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Other Activities for the Whole Family!
Pick Your Own:
Birthday Parties for all ages:
Night time hayrides and bonfires:
Pumpkin Patch Hayrides:
Fall Event Days:
Farm Heritage Day, October 4,2014
Pumpkin Day, October 18, 2014 .
Pumpkin painting, hayrides, games, Stockpig racing and more.
. Come enjoy hayrides, Stockpig racing, demonstrations and more! These days are FREE for the whole family! Call for dates and times, October only. By reservation only in October and November. By reservation only. Call for more information. strawberries and blueberries. Ask about tomatoes, garden peas, and other crops. Call for the days and hours our fields will be open. 910-287-6794 or 843-399-6902 and ask for tour reservations. :
In the greenhouse you will see dozens of plants, in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, and colors! Students will learn what plants need to grow and why we can't live without them.
On the hayride you will see our blueberry, peach, grape, asparagus, and strawberry fields as well as various other seasonal crops. At frequent stops along the way your guide will tell you which crops you are seeing and some of their uses. As you ride around the farm you will learn about some of the native plants that we protect and why they are important. Before coming to the strawberry field you will see our bee hives and learn the reason honey bees are important to farms. At some point along the ride you will stop and pick either strawberries or a vegetable, strawberries preferably.