Port Farms

Events

Additional details on special events below calendars.

Blooms, Bubbles, & Butterflies (August 13 – 14th):  

Join us for this unforgettable experience! On August 13th and 14th, we’ll watch the sky fill with butterflies during our Blooms, Bubbles and Butterflies event! The release will take place at 2:00 PM. You are welcome to release your butterfly at your leisure or partake in releasing your butterfly during one of the releases. Learn more and get tickets here.  

National Honeybee Celebration (August 20th): 

Let’s celebrate the bees! A portion of proceeds from honey sales this day will go to Heroes to Hives. We will also be having a live bee demonstration, information on bees, and honey sampling. The above is included with farm admission. 

Dog Days of Summer (August 21st):  

Bring your pup out to the farm and help us raise money for McKean animal shelter, Because You Care. The shelter will be at the farm from 12 – 3PM with dogs available to meet for adoption. We will also have a photographer doing pet portraits for you and your pup from 11:30 – 2:30!   Numerous events throughout the day will help raise money for this great organization: 

  •  A dog entrance donation at the door ($5) 
  • Cow Pie Bingo with cash prizes ($10 for a spot) – Sponsored by New Motors 
  • Doggie Costume Contest with prizes (registration at 2PM, show at 3PM) – Sponsored by Animal Hospital of Waterford (free entries) 
  • A scavenger hunt with prizes (free)  – Sponsored by Rebich Investments
  • A portion of all hot dog sales will be donated (sold at lemonade stand) 
  • Anyone who brings a donation item for the shelter will receive a coupon for future use at the farm. Items being collected: Purina One Adult Cat Food, Purina One Healthy Kitten Dry Food, Canned cat/kitten food – any brand, Clumping litter – any brand, High value dog treats, puppy/dog food, peanut butter, Kong toys, and plush toys.  

Get your farm admission tickets and a Cow Pie bingo spot here. 

Carriage Rides through the fields (September 3rd – 4th): 

Grab a date, friends, or your family and take a beautiful carriage ride through the Christmas tree and flower fields! Rides are from 1 – 7PM by reservation and can fit up to 4 adults. Tickets include entrance to the farm for 2 adults, a carriage ride, and a mason jar for picking your own blooms. Reserve your spot now.

125 Years of Port Farms Celebration 

Join us in celebrating 125 years of the farm! On this special day we will have live music on our outdoor stage from 1-4PM featuring Small Town Rollers, and Ron Yarman in the Beer Garden from 5-8PM. We will also be having 20 giveaways for 20 years of festivals, a time capsule ceremony, face painting, and a fireworks show at 8:15PM.  

Scout Day 

Please visit our Scout Day page for more information!  

Free Flower Fridays (September 23rd and 30th) 

Grab some friends and a container and visit the fields and pick some free flowers to take home. General admission is required. Please keep in mind that this is the end of our flower season, so this is “as supplies last”.  

Princess & Superhero Weekend (September 24th – 25th) 

Dress up as your favorite superhero on Saturday, September 24th and join us for superhero training from 2 – 3PM. On Sunday we will be holding a Princess party from 2 – 3PM. Visit with our special costumed characters from 3 – 4PM each day as you explore all the fall fun on the farm this weekend. The training and party are by reservation only (ticket link coming soon!)