Sunday, October 15
12pm - 4pm
Free for Rutgers Gardens Members
$5.00 per person (cash/check payable at front gate)
17 and under are free when accompanied by an adult
WOLD 1079...Home Of NJ's Greatest Hits will be here broadcasting LIVE for the afternoon.
Bring the whole family to the Gardens for the afternoon. There will be something for everyone! Explore the many different areas in the gardens by taking part in the scavenger hunt, play lawn games in the Evergreen Garden with members of the honors/service fraternity Alpha Zeta, tour the student farm to see what is growing and visit the animals from the Cook Animal Farm who will be visiting the Gardens for the day.
Meet Ed from Neshanic Valley Beekeepers for a Bee Talk - Why we need bees and how they help gardens. Come see the observation hive- See how the bees live and work.
Be sure to visit the Log Cabin area where you can meet the Youth Programs staff. While there you can paint a pumpkin ($3), check out the food and plant discovery tables and create fall crafts.
Food vendors for the day include:
Brook Hollow Farm
Cheezen - Food truck
Franks Pickled Peppers
Neshanic Valley Bee Keepers
Patricia and Pau
Really Good Pretzels
Spoon me Soups