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S’miles of Sunflowers

Festival Details

Explore Central Ohio’s largest patch of sunflowers at Lynd Fruit Farm’s newest property, The Patch on 37 (3131 Johnstown-Alexandria Rd. NW, Alexandria, OH).  This 10 acre field features 10 different kinds of sunflowers and a variety of photo opportunities. Dogs are welcome to attend this event.

 Each Ticket entitles you to:

  • 3 Cut your Own Sunflowers stems of your choice
  • Wagon Ride throughout the Patch
  • Barrel Train (for the little ones)
  • Lots of photo ops, arts & crafts, backyard family games, music, & food trucks! 

 (See schedule of special events, music, art & activities below)

 

Ticket sales will close 1 hour prior to festival closing at end of day.

  This is a rain or shine event.  No refunds will be available for advance purchases.

Price at the gate:  $20 (4 and up)

 $15 (discounted tickets available at our market starting Aug. 10 or on-line one day in advance)

 FREE (ages 3 and under)

 

 Special Days

Extraordinary Day – Thursday, August 15 (3:00-7:00)

This is a day set aside for families with autistic children or folks with disabilities, without the crowd!  There will be a “Back to School” puppet show at 6:00. It will be a casual, low key experience. Wagon rides, barrel train (for little ones), kids’ tent, & backyard games will all be available.  This is the only day folks may bring in a sack meal of their choice, or pizza! Non-alcoholic beverages are also permitted. 

 Price:  $15 at the gate (4 and up)

FREE (age 3 and under)

 Note:  One caretaker will be permitted FREE in order to assist our special guests safely.

 

Dog Days of Summer – Sunday, August 18 

 

This is a day we honor our fur friends and dogs are welcome on the property!  You may bring your well-behaved 4 legged family member with you, friendly dogs with good social skills only, please.  Large dogs will not be permitted on wagon ride. Small dogs must sit on your lap. Dogs showing ANY signs of aggression and their owner will be escorted off the property without a refund.  For details of when you can watch the police dog demos, visit the doggie kissing booth and meet dogs from Therapy Dogs International, see schedule below.  

 

 Parrotdise Found Columbus – Saturday, August 24 (11:00-3:00)

 Visit with the owners and find out how these colorful parrots are used as therapy birds.  Have your camera ready! 

 

PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER SESSIONS – August 19-22 (5-9)

This is a special time set aside for photographers to book their clients without the hustle and bustle of the festival.  Only the clients who have booked with the photographers are permitted on the grounds.  If you are a photographer wanting to photograph your client, call
Bev at 740-564-4406.  Price to photographers:  $100/hour, $300 per evening. 

 

YOGA – Saturdays (August 17 & 24, 9:30-10:30)

 Enjoy YOGA in the sunflowers!  Bring your yoga mat and breath the clean, fresh air in the middle of our beautiful 10 acre sunflower field!   

 Price:  $10/person

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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schedule of events

Friday, August 16 (4:00-8:00)

entertainment
LIVE! Bluegrass Music (4:30-7:30)

food
Rock N’ Rollin’ (made to order Egg Rolls of all kinds)
Midway Concessions (Lemon Shake Ups & Kettle Corn)

FREE activities
Backyard games
Barrel Train
Kids tent (4-8)
Bingo! (6-7:30)

 

Saturday, August 17 (11:00-8:00)

entertainment 
Old Shoe Band (HipHop) (11:00-1:00)
T-100 WCLT Radio (1:00-3:00)
K Lewis Pride Band with Front Porch Pickin’ (4:00-7:00)
Kids Sing-Along with Trish (3:00-4:00)  

food

Woody & Lou’s Smokin’ Mac (11-5)
Poppy’s Roadside Diner (11-3)
Waffle Joy
Midway Concessions

FREE activities

Local crafters (11:00-5:00) 
Kids Tent (noon-7)
Backyard games

 

Sunflower Watercolor Class ($15) – (1:00, 3:00, 5:00)
Pre-registration recommended, not required.

 

Sunday, August 18 (11:00-6:00)

DOG DAYS OF SUMMER – bring your fur friend!

entertainment
Barefoot McCoy (11:00-1:00 & 3:00-5:00)
Kim and her Dulcimer (1:00-3:00)
Licking County Humane society (doggie kissing booth)  (11 a.m. – 3 p.m.)
Police K-9 demo (1:00, 3:00)
Local Chapter Therapy Dogs International (1:00-4:00)

food
Day Y Noche (11-4)
Grillin’ N Chillin’ BBQ
Midway Concessions Kettle Corn

FREE activities
Local Crafters – (11:00-5:00)
Backyard games 
Kids’ Tent  (12:00-5:00)

 

Friday, August 23 (4:00-8:00)

entertainment
LIVE! Bluegrass Music (4:30-7:30)

food
Grillin’ N Chillin’  (4:00-8:00)
Midway Concessions

FREE activities
Backyard games 
Kids’ Tent (4-8)
Bingo! (6-7:30)

Saturday, August 24 (11:00-8:00)

entertainment
Barefoot Jake (11-1) 
Steve Bumgarner, Acoustic Guitar (1:30-3:30)
K Lewis Pride Band with Front Porch Pickin’ (4:00-7:00)

food
Grillin’ N Chillin’  (11:00-8:00)
Midway Concessions

FREE activities
YOGA (9:30-10:30)  (Additional $10 fee to festival price)
Local Crafters (11:00-5:00)
Backyard games
Kids’ Tent (noon-7)

SUNFLOWER WATERCOLOR CLASS ($15) – 1:00, 3:00, 5:00
Pre-Registration recommended, not required.  

Sunday, August 25 (11:00-6:00)

entertainment
The Hip Replacements (12:00-3:00)
Steve Bumgarner, Acoustic Guitar (3:30-5:30)

food
Grillin’ N Chillin’  (11:00-6:00)
Poppy’s Roadside Diner (11-6)
Midway Concessions

FREE activities
Local Crafters
Kids tent (noon-5)
Backyard games

SUNFLOWER WATERCOLOR CLASS ($15) – 1:00, 3:00, 5:00
Pre-registration recommended, not required.

where is it located?

The Patch on 37 – (3131 Johnstown-Alexandria Rd. NW, Alexandria, OH)

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