Blue Ridge Sprouts
Blue Ridge Sprouts: Nourish - Savor - Learn

A Food Festival for Adults, Teens, and Tweens!

Saturday, November 6th, 2021  11:30 am – 5 pm
West Oaks Farm Market – Winchester, VA

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More than just a food festival, Blue Ridge Sprouts embraces the power of food to enrich a community. Come out and celebrate Shenandoah agriculture heritage, “real food” and a celebration of our robust lifestyle!

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Kids playing in the kitchen

Activities – “Eating Stuff”

Scavenger Hunt: Take a trip around West Oaks to complete the Chick-fil-A Scavenger Hunt! During the Hunt you will learn how Chick-fil-A keeps health and nutrition top of mind when it comes to food preparation! – Presented by Chick-fil-A Pleasant Valley & Rutherfords Crossing

Lemon Squeeze: Presented by Chick-fil-A Pleasant Valley & Rutherfords Crossing

Cider Press:  Watch Cider being pressed right in front of you and then purchase a quart to take home! – Presented by Mackintosh Fruit Farm

Nutritional Coach: Presented by Stacie Haaga

Activities – “Growing Stuff”

“Underground Classroom”: Ever wonder what it looks like to live underground? Stop by the Underground Classroom and discover the world beneath your feet!

Meet Mike & Mose!: Meet oxen Mike & Mose and learn all about endangered species in heritage animals! – Presented by Green Gables Farm

Hayride around the Orchard: Take a ride around the orchard at West Oaks and learn from the farmer! – Presented by West Oaks Farm Market

All About Micro-greens: A micro-green/lettuce/pea  could seeds at different stages of growth. Plant your own micro-greens to take home. Presented by a Farm Less Ordinary

Corn Maze: Can you find your way through the famous West Oaks Corn Maze? – Presented by West Oaks Farm Market

Food Artisans – From honey, preserves, pickling and to great sauces, and more.

Mike & Mose of Green Gables Farm

Cooking with Your Kids 9 Great Reasons

Activities – “Doing Stuff”

Making a Fairy Garden: Presented By Massanutten Resort

Vintage Selfie Booth: Pick your attire and take a selfie! – Presented By Skyline Paintball / Clementine Vintage

Storytelling: Hear from our friends at Handley Regional Library as well as visiting guest authors.

Root to Table Career Discovery Match Game: Explore careers in culinary and agriculture industries. Can you match the job title to the description? Win prizes! Presented by F&M Bank

Other Participating Vendors

Hillbrook Inn & Spa * Va FFA Foundation

Burner’s Beef * Honestly Smoked

Heartland Foods * Family of Nuts

Valley Health * Berry Good Farm

Sister Sue’s * Geezer Ridge Farm

Kitchen Craft Cookware * VA Pork Council

Va Cooperative Extension 

Lydia's Fields Farmers

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About West Oaks Farm Market

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Experience 10th Generation Farming at it’s best in historic Winchester, VA!

West Oaks Farm Market offers acres of fruit trees including apples, peaches, cherries, plums, & nectarines. We also have fields of vegetables including sweet corn, tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, & a WHOLE lot more! The great crops grow to peak ripeness, then will be harvested, packed, and delivered straight to you!

Plan your weekend around this great destination

Taste of Blue Ridge has a line up of award-winning hotel and resort partners here in the Shenandoah Valley. Many partners are offering packages as well as shuttles to the event. Itinerary ideas are listed for each lodging location so you can plan a weekend around this Root to Table Family Food Festival. Winchester, VA is just over an hour from Dulles International Airport and an hour from Washington DC.

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