Food and Farming Events Calendar
Use our calendar to find festivals, tours, workshops, field days, courses, and many other kinds of food and farming related
events in your area. If you would like us to keep you up to date with any events happening close
to you, make sure to sign up with our keep me posted feature.
Uptown Farmer's Market Jubilee
Ankeny Uptown Farmers' Market (
Free to families-
Kid's Activities - carnival games, inflatables, spin art,
& much more, petting zoo sponsored by the North Polk FFA members.
The Energized Farm
One Step at a Time Gardens (
Details to come - we will be looking at on-farm energy projects, including a new solar array, solar hot water heater and an energy saving project involving our cooler.
BBQ, Market & Creativity
Charles City Farmers' Market (
Charles City, IA
During Charles City's Hometown Celebration the Farmers Market will be adding a central location to some local fun. Along with the fresh vegetables and fruits you can participate in Rustic Corners creative activities, which are a surprise! Then stick around and enjoy the BBQ challenge in the park.
Farm Crawl 2013
Blue Gate Farm (
Eight independent family farm operations, within a six mile radius of each other in south-central Iowa, are hosting simultaneous open houses. Enjoy a leisurely autumn day "crawling" from farm to farm.