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Harvest Fest (2017)

  • Date: October 15, 2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us down at the Farm for Harvest Fest 2017!

An annual Southwest community event, this year’s festival will be jam-packed with fun for the whole family: hayrides, cider pressing, face-painting, cooking and canning workshops, games of chance and skill, yoga, boating, and much more!

Events of the day are FREE to all!

  • 12:00pm-3:00pm Active Play Games (Lawn by Tidal Wetland)
  • 12:00pm-3:00pm Active Play Games (Lawn by Tidal Wetland)
  • 12:00pm-3:00pm Tilden School Multicultural Fair
  • 12:00pm-4:00pm Public Boating (Dock)
  • 12:00pm-4:00pm Hayrides (Between Boat Dock & Garden)
  • 12:30pm  Garlic planting (Farm entrance)
  • 1:00pm  Canning Workshop (Ed Center)
  • 1:30pm  Orchard Tour with POP (Orchard)
  • 1:30pm  Hot Sauce–Making Demo (Picnic Tables)
  • 1:45pm  Seed Keeping (Orchard)
  • 1:45pm Yoga (Swings)
  • 2:00pm  Farm Tour with BIG students (Farm entrance)
  •  2:00pm Hot Sauce–Making Demo (Picnic Tables)
  • 2:15pm  Garlic Planting (Farm entrance)
  • 2:15pm  Yoga (Swings)
  • 2:30pm  DJ Flip – Social Dance (Picnic Tables)
  • 2:30pm  Woodland Academy Storytime (Picnic Tables/Slide)
  • 2:50pm  Harvest Festival Cypher (Farm)

 

This year we’ve partnered with the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum to offer shuttle service to the events to an from various locations in Southwest Philadelphia. The shuttle schedule is also good to get you to and from the Wildflife Refuge for their 2017 Philly Fall Nature Fest on October 14.

Shuttle Times 2017

To Bartram’s Garden     
John Heinz National
Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
8601 Lindbergh Blvd
9:00 AM11:00 AM1:00 PM3:00 PM5:00 PM
NovaCare Rehabilitation
Penrose Plaza
9:06 AM11:06 AM1:06 PM3:06 PM5:06 PM
Tilden Middle School
6601 Elmwood Ave
9:17 AM11:17 AM1:17 PM3:17 PM5:17 PM
Myers Rec Center
5801 Kingsessing Ave
9:35 AM11:35 AM1:35 PM3:35 PM5:35 PM
Kingsessing Rec Center
Kingsessing Ave at 50th St
9:45 AM11:45 AM1:45 PM3:45 PM5:45 PM
Bartram’s Garden
5400 Lindbergh Blvd
9:50 AM11:50 AM1:50 PM3:50 PM5:50 PM
To John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge     
Bartram’s Garden
5400 Lindbergh Blvd
8:00 AM10:00 AM12:00 PM2:00 PM4:00 PM
Kingsessing Rec Center
Kingsessing Ave at 50th St
8:05 AM10:05 AM12:05 PM2:05 PM4:05 PM
Myers Rec Center
5801 Kingsessing Ave
8:15 AM10:15 AM12:15 PM2:15 PM4:15 PM
Tilden Middle School
6601 Elmwood Ave
8:27 AM10:27 AM12:27 PM2:27 PM4:27 PM
NovaCare Rehabilitation
Penrose Plaza
8:38 AM10:38 AM12:38 PM2:38 PM4:38 PM
John Heinz National
Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
8601 Lindbergh Blvd
8:42 AM10:42 AM12:42 PM2:42 PM4:42 PM
Folcroft Library
1725 Delmar Dr
8:47 AM10:47 AM12:47 PM2:47 PM4:47 PM
John Heinz National
Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
8601 Lindbergh Blvd
8:55 AM10:55 AM12:55 PM2:55 PM4:55 PM