Linvilla Orchards Strawberry Festival takes place annually at the beginning of June during the peak of the local strawberry season. With acres of strawberries, you can pick your own delicious, fresh strawberries from our fields. Every year Linvilla’s bakery presents the Delaware Valley’s largest Strawberry Shortcake... you’ve got to see it to believe it!
Pick Your Own Strawberries beginning at 8:00 am!
Strawberry Jammin’ with Judi 11am
Judi will be hanging out in front of our Farm Market preparing homemade jam and giving you pointers about how to preserve your fresh picked fruit! She’ll have samples and answers to your questions. (Until 2:00 pm)
10:30am Jam with Makin’ Music Instruments!
10:45am Makin’ Music Performance with Sandi and Jenni
11:00am Story Time-Clever Jake Takes the Cake (by Candace Fleming)
11:00am Presentation of Linvilla’s Giant Strawberry Shortcake
11:15am Scratch Art Activity—Crowns!
11:30am Costumed Character: Strawberry Dog
12:00pm Egg-on-Spoon Balancing Contest/Ball Toss Game
12:30pm Makin Music Performance with Dana
1:00pm Costumed Character: Backpack Girl
1:30pm Egg Toss Game
1:45pm Story Time -Peach, Pear Apple Bear (by Emily Gravett)
2:00pm Costumed Character: Bouncing Tiger
3:00 Hula Hoop Contest -Ball Toss Game
3:15 Jam with Makin’ Music Instruments/parachute fun
Be sure to try some of these activities at the Strawberry Festival!
Join us every Tuesday as a member of our staff reads and entertaining story featuring gardens, farming, animlas and nature! Children can also create a special craft each week! Meet in our Garden Center. Especially for preschoolers, but your entire family is welcome to join us. No Charge. Rain or Shine. No Registration required.
Note: Story Time now starts at 2pm
The fall is upon us, cooler weather and comfor foods come into play. Apples are abundant, the fields are full of fresh produce. Judi will tempt your taste buds with some seasonal favorites. Call 610-876-7116 to register. No Charge.
Do you know the importance of our goats here on the farm? Come meet our friends Barbosa, Black Beard and Tulip for an informative class about their skills and care. Linvilla’s own herders, Doreen and Jess, will meet you in front of the Goat Pen. This class may appeal to older children 7-12. Appropriate foot wear is required, NO OPEN-TOED SHOES. No Registration required.No Charge.
Doreen and Jess, Linvilla’s own cowgirls, will introduce our friends to you and tell you how they help around the farm. Meet in front of the chicken pens. This class is good for all ages, but will appeal to the little ones. Appropriate foot wear is required, NO OPEN-TOED SHOES. No Registration required.No Charge.
Miss Lisa is back by popular demand to tell wonderful stories while everyone dances up a storm. Dance Me A Story uses dance terms throughout the class (plie, releve, passe and chasse). Each class features a story with movement and accompanying music. Class ends with Freeze dance into a cool down. Perfect for the preschoolers but all children are welcome. No Fee or Registration required.