Come celebrate National Ag Day, and pi(e) day! Agriculture touches our lives every day. We all eat food grown on farms and wear clothing made from natural products. Through crafts, games, activities, demonstrations, and talks, guests will see and celebrate the ways that agriculture contributes to the world. Select buildings in our 1876 town will be open with activities and demonstrations, we’ll offer tractor rides, and community partners will give us a glimpse of today’s agricultural story.
Homeschool families are welcome and can save $1 off with advanced tickets!
Cultivating Sponsor: Meier Bernstein Foundation
Endorsing Sponsor: Bridgestone Americas, Inc.
Event Partners: Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, Green Iowa Americorps, Howell’s Greenhouse & Pumpkin Patch, Iowa Honey Queen, Iowa Nut Growers Association, Iowa Turkey Federation, ISU Extension 4H Polk County, Practical Farmers of Iowa, Rettig Tree Farm, Silos and Smokestacks National Heritage Area
Tickets will be available online February 10-March 12. Save $1 off when you purchase tickets in advance! Tickets will also be available at the door for $7/person or $6/person for LHF members.