Saturday at the Farm
April 20 • 9am to 1pm
Bring the whole family out to the American River Ranch for activities, tours and classes. Our organic produce is spectacular this season. Featuring organic fruit and vegetables, local honey, eggs, jams, baked goods, herbs, flowers, special products from local farms and unique and practical gifts for the cook and gardener.
Fresh from the Field • 9am to 1pm
Greens: arugula, kale, braise mix and salad mix; Produce: radish, turnip salad, red and green cabbage and fennel; Alliums: green garlic and spring onions; Herbs: bay, rosemary; Fruit: grapefruit.
Phoebe’s Tea & Snack Bar
Try our signature hot beverages: fresh-brewed herbal tea, chai and coco-cocoa and delicious scones, muffins and more.
Culinary Arts Fundraiser • 9:30am to 1pm
We will be serving a Earth Day celebration brunch at the Farmhouse Kitchen window beginning at 9:30am until we run out. Get your lunch ticket at Phoebe’s Tea & Snack Bar for an $8 donation. Proceeds benefits our Eat the Rainbow culinary arts program.
Green Plate Special: Organic farm fresh seasonal frittata, roasted potatoes, mixed greens, baguette and butter. $8 donation.
Kids plate: Farm animal-shaped Belgian whole grain waffle with organic maple syrup, organic apple sauce or organic juice pouch. $5 donation.
Eat Your Veggies Demo & Tasting • 9am to 12:30pm
Learn how to prepare seasonal produce in simple and delicious ways. Tasting samples, recipes and nutritional information will be available.
Greenhouse Garden & Gift Shop
We have a unique selection of practical gifts and tools for cooks and gardeners. You’ll find sustainable items to support a healthy lifestyle and the Earth. We have culinary and medicinal herbs, handcrafted garden boxes, quality organic seeds and more. Purchase a limited-edition Home Grown T-shirt and USA-made ceramic Soil Born Farms mugs. Proceeds support the restoration and development of the American River Ranch Center for Food, Health & the Environment.
Fun for the Kids • 9am to 1pm • FREE
Kid’s Activity Tent: Make nature portraits.
Lil’ Sproutville : Kids of all ages can play and relax under the pine trees. Check out the growing fairy and gnome village, make music on the instrument fence, walk the fava bean labyrinth and more! Youth must be accompanied by an adult.
Enchanted Youth Garden: Calling all fairies, elves, gnomes and nature spirits, follow the signs, come play and explore. Build fairy and gnome homes, construct a toad abode and experience the magic of the garden!
Live Music: The Miner Flatts • 9am to 12:30pm
American River Ranch, 2140 Chase Dr., Rancho Cordova. We encourage you to bike or walk to the ranch, bring your shopping bag, and take a self-guided tour around the farm. Cash, credit card and EBT accepted.