Events Announcement

Aug - 03 2016 | By

EVENTS 2016

April 18 – May 3: TULIP FESTIVAL! TULIPS OF THE VALLEY &
LIMBERT MOUNTAIN FARM

 

Drive out to see the 40 acre tulip fields then come to Limbert Mtn Farm (10 min drive) for “Tulip Tea.” Our Tea Room is available for group bookings only, from Monday to Friday. Saturdays & Sundays from 12-4 pm will feature a special luncheon for the general public, including our popular “tulip herb mousse”.

 

WOMEN’S NIGHT with CHEF DEZ and the AGASSIZ FIRE DEPT.
FRIDAY, MAY 29. 7 – 9:30

A spring celebration of GARDENING & COOKING WITH HERBS. This is an opportunity to sample great food, start off the gardening season and enjoy an evening of fun!

Chef Dez and Claude will be in the kitchen, (note the men are in the kitchen!), to show you how simple & delicious food can be with the addition of fresh herbs. Recipes will be available. Trudie & Rheanna will be under the pergola with a wide variety of container herbs to get you started on your best herb garden yet!

This event is a fundraiser for the Agassiz Volunteer Fire Dept. Members will be on hand to inform you about the work that they do and to accept your donations towards the purchase of a new rescue vehicle.

 

BRUNCH ON THE FARM
SUNDAY, JULY 12. 11am-2pm.

Come out and enjoy an amazing array of local food served right here in the midst of our beautiful valley scenery.

Tickets: $50. Seating is limited.

Choose one of two locations:

  1. Limbert Mountain Farm
  2. Farm House Natural Cheeses. (for the Farm House menu and tickets contact www.farmhousecheeses.com, 604-796-8741)

The Herb GardenCELEBRATE BASIL
SATURDAY & SUNDAY, JULY 18 & 19

 

“A celebration of the most versatile herb!”

Numerous varieties of basil available in containers, fresh bunches and herbal products. Of course there will be plenty of our popular basil pesto and basil chocolate. A basil inspired lunch and afternoon tea will be available in our kitchen from 12-4 pm. both days. Our farm hours are Sat, 10 – 5 & Sun, 12 – 5.

 

GARLIC FESTIVAL
SATURDAY & SUNDAY, AUG. 15 & 16

basket of garlic Our freshly harvested garlic will be available as well as our garlic nectar – Barn Warmer and Barn Burner, in addition to a variety of other food products produced on our farm.

We will introduce you to the different varieties that we grow, provide recipes, samples and information for growing your own garlic. Try one of Claude’s “garlicious bungles”.

Our kitchen will be serving lunch with “everything garlic” from 12 – 4 pm. Our farm hours are Sat., 10-5 & Sun., 12 – 5 pm.

 

SLOW FOOD CYCLE TOUR
SATURDAY, AUG. 22

Park your car at the Agassiz Agricultural Grounds, grab a map, get on your bicycle and tour the country roads to discover a variety of farms that produce everything from soup to nuts!

Limbert Mountain Farm will be offering tours of our herb & vegetable gardens and greenhouses – an opportunity to connect to the food that you eat and to learn about what it takes to produce a wide variety of foods organically. Our farm hours for this event are 9 am to 5 pm.

 

HARVEST FESTIVAL
SATURDAY, SUNDAY & MONDAY, OCTOBER 10, 11 & 12

A celebration of the annual harvest! Thanksgiving is the perfect time to celebrate and to be thankful for the abundant table that has been provided throughout the year. Increase your appreciation for Autumn specialties such as squash, pumpkins, and chestnuts. Samples, recipes for inspiration and great food served in our kitchen. Kitchen hours are 12 – 4 pm.

Our farm hours are Sat., 10-5 pm, Sun., 12 – 5 pm and Mon., 10-5 pm.

 

WOMEN’S NIGHT with CHEF DEZ and
the AGASSIZ VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 7 – 9:30

A kick off to the Christmas season! Chef Dez will be in the kitchen to entertain and to inspire you to make your own appetizers for holiday entertaining. Food samples and recipes provided. The store will be decorated for Christmas and filled with gift ideas.

The hot mulled wine will be simmering on the woodstove. This event is a fundraiser for the Agassiz Volunteer Fire Dept. Members will be on hand to inform you about the work that they do and to accept your donations towards the purchase of a new rescue vehicle.

 

CIRCLE FARM CHRISTMAS TOUR
SATURDAY & SUNDAY,
NOVEMBER 28 & 29

The Circle Farm Tour participants each plan something special for Christmas on this weekend. From a live Nativity, to music & entertainment, food and beverages, great gift ideas and free draws for local product. Our Tea Room will be serving lunch from 12-4. Farm hours are Sat. 10-5 pm. & Sun. 12-5 pm.

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