Festivities

2017 Festivities

Live Music all Weekend

AngelaPerleyLocation: Main Stage

This is your chance to check out some of music’s rising stars! Performances are included in festival admission. View the complete lineup. 

We have tables and chairs set up in front of the stage, but you are more than welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets. Please be courteous and pick a spot that won’t obscure the view of others.

 

Freshwater Shrimp Sales

Freshwater ShrimpSATURDAY: 11 a.m. Until Sold Out
Location: Near the Admission Gate and Farm Retail Store

You can only enjoy this special treat once a year! Freshly harvested local shrimp (freshwater and saltwater) will be available beginning Saturday morning at 11 a.m. and sold whole on ice. We usually sell out fast – so get here early!!! Bring a cooler so you can stay a while.

 

Fish & Relax at Pointe North

IMG_3972Open to the Public 24/7 through Oct. 31st
Location: 2222 N. U.S. Route 68, Just South of our farm

Love to fish? Take advantage of the four beautiful city lakes just south of our property! The city of Urbana opened Pointe North to the public on May 27, 2014. An Ohio fishing license is required for all persons, age 16 and older. More about Pointe North

 

Activities for the Kids

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Kid’s love visiting Freshwater Farms for free year round, but there is even more to during the festival!

– View live exhibits
– Pet Flipper the sturgeon
– Feed the trout by hand (bring quarters)
– Visit the kid’s play zone (dig for treasure in the sand and play in the gravel)
– Face Painting
– Free Bounce Houses
– NAMI makes balloon animals for donation