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Get a Glimpse into Local Life at Oaktrack Smallholding’s Open Farm Sunday!

Calling all animal lovers and curious minds! Oaktrack Smallholding is throwing open its gates for their annual Open Farm Sunday on June 9th, from 11am to 3pm. This family-friendly event is a fantastic opportunity to learn about life on a smallholding and support a worthy cause.

Uncover the Secrets of Sustainable Farming:

  • Meet the friendly farm animals: Get up close and personal with the residents of Oaktrack Smallholding.
  • Interactive Activities: Roll up your sleeves and participate in hands-on activities and demonstrations.
  • Farm Tours: Take a guided tour of the smallholding and see firsthand how Oaktrack manages their land and livestock.
  • Beekeeping Buzz: Learn the fascinating art of beekeeping from a local expert.
  • Craft Corner: Witness the magic of willow weaving, spinning, and needle felting.

Celebrating Local bounty:

  • Artisan Market: Explore a vibrant market featuring delicious food and drinks from talented local producers. Sample their wares and discover the best that Hampshire has to offer.

Fuel Up for Fun:

  • Food and Refreshments: Enjoy a delicious BBQ, homemade treats, and refreshing ice cream (all available for purchase).

Plan Your Visit:

  • Tickets: Tickets are just £5 per adult, with children 16 and under attending for free.
  • Supporting a Cause: 50% of ticket proceeds will be donated to The Countess of Brecknock Hospice.
  • Location: Oaktrack Smallholding, Charlton Down, Andover, Hampshire SP11 0JA
  • Parking and Toilets: Ample parking and toilet facilities are available on-site.

Don’t miss this chance to experience the joy of farm life and support your local community! Spread the word and join Oaktrack Smallholding for a fun-filled and educational Open Farm Sunday.