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Cornman Farms Announces Tour Schedule

Tour the Farm!

This past spring, Zingerman’s Cornman Farms opened its doors to the public and the response has been overwhelming! The Farm has hosted weddings, charity events, and even this year’s Camp Bacon Main Event!Keiron2

But Cornman Farms is more that an events space: it’s an authentic working farm. So we’ve created a suite of tours that will allow our guests to learn about our farming practices, animal husbandry philosophies, and historic significance from the folks who actually run the farm. Check out the list below for all our tour options.

If you’re interested in a custom tour, let us know! We’d be delighted to create an experience to suit your needs. See you soon!

Intro to Zingerman’s Cornman Farms

Enjoy a fascinating introduction to Cornman Farms’ rich history, agricultural projects and humane raising of animals. We’ll even throw in a taste of one of our seasonal vegetables! Tour duration 60 minutes.

July 15, 5:00 pm

July 22, 5:00 pm

July 29, 5:00 pm

Art of Growing Great Vegetables

Take a deeper look at our farming practices! Spend some time with Farm Manager Mark, who takes care of all of our fruits and vegetables, and learn about the ins and outs of sustainable, responsible agriculture and honoring the local farming community. Take home a bag of something seasonally grown! Tour duration 90 minutes.

July 8, 5:30 pm

Harvest Tour of Cornman Farms

Available Labor Day through Thanksgiving only. Autumn is magical at Zingerman’s Cornman Farms. Let us teach you a bit about the harvest season here. We’ll even throw in some cider and tasty donuts! Tour duration 90 minutes.

dates coming soon!

Afternoon Delight

Spend the afternoon with us for an in-depth understanding of what makes Cornman Farms so special. This experience will include a behind the scenes tour of the Farmhouse, Barn, Goat Parlor, and Hoophouse, talks with our Produce and Animal Husbandry Managers, and our Events Department. Savor a delicious boxed lunch in our pre-Civil War barn overlooking our gorgeous educational gardens, and depart with a special gift from Cornman Farms. Tour duration 180 minutes.

July 20, 10:00 am

The Big Tomato

For serious Farm Fans only! Enjoy a hearty breakfast in our lovely historic Farmhouse, then spend the morning with both our Produce and Animal Husbandry teams, tour the pre-Civil War barn, observe our goats and sheep in their homes, and pick a basket of seasonal vegetables to take home with you after a simple, lovely farm lunch. Tour duration 5 hours.

dates coming soon

Reserve your seat today!