Gates Open Farms

Gates Open: Find Your Flavour Farms

Visit one or visit them all!

Download the Gates Open Passport!

KX96 Events Cruiser will be visiting the farms throughout the day!

Forget Me Not Alpacas logo

Forget-Me-Not Alpacas

1595 Concession 3, Beaverton

289-221-6102 *

  • Learn about alpacas and alpaca farming
  • Meet and greet with alpacas, Ferguson and Gunner!
  • Spinning and weaving demonstrations throughout the day
  • Nature walk at 1:00 p.m. with field biologist and author, Dr. Richard Dickinson. 
  • Observation bee hive
  • Visit the farm store for cozy alpaca products

Gallery on the Farm

1721 Regional Road #3, Enniskillen

905-263-8245 *

  • Learn all about grass-fed beef and rotational grazing!
  • See the live rotational grazing demonstration at 11:00 a.m.
  • Pumpkin painting (kids only please)
  • Artisan store and gallery

Graham Creek Farm

3582 Morgans Road, Newcastle, ON

416-524-4242 *

  • Observe feeding of livestock
  • Stocked pond with safe catch-and-release fishing demonstrations throughout the day
  • Hay wagon rides
  • Walking trails around the farm through forest and ravine
  • Homegrown lamb and beef dishes available for purchase
  • Farm fresh eggs for sale

3Beez.Buzz will be at the farm selling their sweet honey and beeswax products.

Lunch available for purchase.

Lunar Rhythm Gardens

253 Gray Road, Janetville, ON

905-986-9612 *

  • Take part in guided tours around this 15-acre organic vegetable and livestock farm
  • Help with harvesting seasonal veggies
  • Horse-drawn row cultivation demonstration at 3:00 p.m.
  • We Grow Food Mobile Greenhouse Classroom

Lunch available for purchase.

Please note: if you are coming from the east travelling on HWY 35, please take Ballyduff Road west to Century Farm Road. Turn north on Century Farm Road, then turn west onto Gray Road. The farm will be on the north side of the road. (DO NOT take Gray Road off of Hwy 35)

Nature’s Bounty Farm

651 Scugog Line 2, Port Perry, ON

905-985-2096 *

  • Guided orchard tours
  • Face painting
  • Fresh apple cider tastings
  • Sample and compare apple varieties!
  • Pick-Your-Own apples (this is a paid activity, pay for what you pick!)
  • Corn maze
  • Kid-friendly obstacle course
  • Apple harvesting equipment demonstrations

Ocala Winery & Orchards

971 High Point Road, Port Perry, ON

905-985-9924 *

  • Wagon ride through the orchard and educational tour
  • Scarecrow face-painting
  • Wine tasting (this is a paid activity, must be legal drinking age)
  • Wood-fired pizza, candy apples available to purchase

Lunch available for purchase.

Willowtree Farm

975 Regional Road 21, Port Perry, ON

905-985-4973 *

  • Wagon ride to the fields
  • Activity in the field featuring seasonal produce
  • Food samples
  • Visit the animals

Lunch available for purchase at the cafe.

Wool 4 Ewe Fibre Mill

3591 Proutt Road, Nestleton, ON

905-925-4EWE (393) *

Fibre mill demonstrations throughout the day – see how wool is processed!

Needle felting activity (children must be assisted by an adult)

Visit the Wool 4 Ewe Store!

Notice of Photography

Photographers will be present at each of the host farms. When you attend this event you may be photographed. By participating in Gates Open you consent to be photographed and to the release, publication, exhibition or reproduction of any and all photos taken as part of the Gates Open events.