WEDDINGS

EVENTS

RANCH

RESTAURANT

FARM

SHEEP SHEARING

This special event will feature Graciano, the sheep shearer, who will demonstrate how the sheep are freed from their winter woolies at 123 Farm. Participants will also be able to see what happens to the fleece once it leaves the sheep (washing, carding, dyeing, and spinning) and to meet the sixty lambs that have been born recently.

 

DATE/TIME: Saturday, March 17 to Sunday, March 18, 2018 (10 am to 4 pm)

* The Organic Galleries and some activities will be open until 4 pm. Sheep will be shorn from 11 am - 3 pm.

 

LOCATION: The Organic Galleries at Highland Springs Ranch & Inn

 

Highland Springs Ranch & Inn/ 123 Farm

10600 Highland Springs Ave.

Cherry Valley, CA 92223

Tel.. 951-845-1151

 

COST:

Adults $12

Students $8 (6-17 years)

Seniors $8 (65+ years)

Children FREE (5 and under)

 

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE YOUR TICKET ONLINE

*service fee applies when purchasing tickets online

 

Tickets are also available at the door (cash only) on the day of the event (same price as listed above). Parking is free.

 

THINGS TO DO:

SHEEP SHEARING

Free

See a live demonstration of our sheep being shorn of their wool. Demonstration ongoing throughout the day.

SHEEP FEEDING

Free

Help our farmer feed our herd of sheep.

Group departs at 11:30 am, 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm. Please arrive on time as it may be difficult to accommodate latecomers. Please wear comfortable shoes as the sheep pen is about a 5-7 minute walk.

SHEEP-INSPIRED AFTERNOON TEA

$28 per person

Our pastry chef prepares house-made scones,  pastries and tea sweets daily, with some ingredients sourced from our farm. Afternoon Tea is available at the Organic Galleries Cafe 11 am - 3 pm. Limited seating.

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED  951-845-1151

 

SHEEP CHEESE & WINE

Price TBD

Visit Market Provisions inside the Organic Galleries to purchase a charcuterie plate featuring lamb salami and a variety of sheep cheeses. Pick up a glass of wine or a craft beer to complement this curated selection of meat, cheeses and savory garnishes.

CHILDREN'S CRAFTS

Price Varies

Activities include: Finger knitting, arts & crafts, string the tail on the sheep game and a scavenger hunt.

WOOL

PROCESSING

FREE

Learn the process of wool processing, beginning with wool washing.

WEAVING

CLASS

$5

Try your hand in weaving wool roving that has been carded.

KNITTING

CLASS

$5

Learn the basics of knitting.

FELTING

CLASS

$5

Make your own felted lamb using wool from our sheep.

DREAM CATCHER

CRAFTS

$5

Make your own dream catcher using yarn. Limited spots available.

ESSENTIAL OIL

DISTILLATION

FREE

See how we distill our organic rosemary to get essential oils.

FIBER ART

WOOL PICTURES

$10

Learn how to make fiber art using wool. Stop by the 'Castle of Costa Mesa' booth.

WOOL "MUGRUG"

12 & 1:30 pm

$5

Learn how to make "Mugrugs" and coasters out of wool from the "Wooly Walkers" booth.

Limit of 12 students per session.

Sheep Shearing Takes Place by the Organic Galleries

ORGANIC GALLERIES

The Organic Galleries are a parade of twelve rustic boutiques showcasing products from our organic farm. The galleries are housed in historic cottages, located on the ranch, across from the lobby. Come sample our lavender honey and learn how 123 Farm participates in bee guardianship, or learn how our organic wool is processed.  The Cafe and Sweet Barn will be offering sheep-inspired treats.

 

Lavender Corner

Everything lavender - sachets, culinary lavender, lavender cookbooks, lavender bouquets and more!

123 Stationery

Specialty cards and papers, notebooks and pens as well as vintage postcards of our past.

Soap & Candles

Naturally scented , eco-friendly candles and organic soaps, including candles and soaps made with our own lavender oil.

Farm Shop

The full range of 123 Farm's aromatherapy products - body oils, lotion and soaps, lip balms and gift sets.

Bzzz Honey Shop

Organic honey infused with our own lavender, peppermint or rosemary. Also, beeswax candles and honey lotions.

Yarn Shop

Organic yarn from our own flock, some naturally-dyed wool, and hand-knitted goods also available.

Olive Barn

Olive oil from our own century-old groves. Taste the rich, buttery goodness of our most recent pressing. Flavored oils also available.

The Workshop

Some of the classes listed above will be taking place at the Workshop.

Old Fashioned Lemonade

Open seasonally. Taste the variety of old-fashioned lemonades made in part with organic lemons that grow on our farm.

123 Farm Cafe

Temporarily opened during festival dates. The cafe serves lavender drinks, coffee and botanical sodas.

Tea of Teas

Various organic teas blended with our lavender. Sample our maesil tea (Japanese plum) while visiting this shop.

Sweet Barn

Currently open during festivals, taste our delicious homemade ice cream using ingredients from our farm.

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