Spring Attractions at Mitcham Farm
THINGS TO DO At the Farm Market & Barnyard
Browse through our attractions, listed below, to find out what's happening at our farm this spring!
Activities Requiring NO Admission Fee:
Stop by our Farm Market for a tasty treat and to browse our selection of fresh produce and local goods and specialty items including homemade jam, salsas and sauces, our own beef, gourmet goods, decorative items, gifts, and more!
Visit our farm animals at the Barnyard! Our animals always like visitors. You can usually spot goats, sheep, a horse, cows, and chickens!
Kids can relax and play after a visit to the farm market or u-pick fields!
Gem Mining Sluicing
Welcome to the Mitcham Farm Gem Mine! Have fun with this old-time panning-for-gold experience. Purchase a bag of "rough" and use a screen-bottom box in the mining sluice to sift through and find gemstones. Use the provided ID chart to identify what you have found! Located at the Market & Barnyard area
Pay Dirt: 3lbs w/ 6oz gemstones
Emerald Strike: 5lbs w/ 6oz gemstones PLUS 3oz emeralds
Mother Lode: 10 lb w/ gemstones, fossils, shark teeth, arrowheads and large amethyst druze specimen. Includes 2 ID cards and 2 collection bags!
Hungry? Enjoy delicious food from our farm market all through the season or at our concession stands at the Fun Zone during special events! Items include fresh donuts, ice cream, fruit slushies, hot dogs, hamburgers, pizza, grilled cheese, bbq, drinks, and more! (Availability of items varies.)
Mitcham Farm offers special events in the spring including the Strawberry Festival and Lavendar Harvest with special entertainment, activities, food, and more! Check our events page and follow us on Facebook for more info!