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Copyright © 2000-2013
Donna Frantz
 At the Farm
Waconia
Minnesota

At the Farm is located on Highway 5 in Carver County, Minnesota - 2.5 m. East of Waconia - 4.5 m. West of Victoria - 10 m. West of Chanhassen
Donna Frantz, Proprietor - 8880 East Highway 5, Waconia MN 55387 - imthefarmer@earthlink.net - 952-442-4816

Currently Happening At the Farm Right Now!

Farmers Market - Farm-Fresh Organic Vegetables!  Organic Fruit (in season)!  Local Honey and Maple Syrup!
Open daily May through October!

2013 Upcoming Events for At the Farm

Celebrate the Harvest - September 28 - 9 am to 3 pm

Local Apple Vendors
Apple Pie Contest
Apple Square Treats
Caramel Apples

Music - 11 am to 1 pm - Clark Macktemes and Traveled Ground

Popcorn Wagon

St. Bernard's Church Ladies Quilters - Artists

Mackenthun's Deli from St. Boni
Shepards Way Farms Sheep Cheese
Schram Winery of Waconia

Antiques and Christmas Loft

For your Fall Dress!
Pumpkins - Winter Squash - Gourds - Hay Bales - Mums - Willows - Corn Shocks - Colored Corn - Mini Pumpkins

2013 Past Events for At the Farm

Sister Saturday Celebration - May 11, 2013

Junk Market - 9 am through 3 pm
Jim Gilbert, Naturalist Minnesota's Outdoor Wonders 10 am to noon
Tea in Loft - 10 am to noon
Food - Fun - Experience the Farm

2012 Past Events for At the Farm

Third Annual Sister Saturday Celebration At the Farm was May 12, 2012. This waa also Sister Saturday and the Governor's Fishing Opener on Lake Waconia.  The attendance was excellent!

Many Enjoyed the Farm Experience!  They Came to Buy - Sell - And Just to Enjoy on Saturday, May 12, 2012

Events of the Day
9 am Coffee and Scones
9 am to 1 pm Junk Market Vendors Wanted
9 am to 1 pm Master Gardeners and Gardeners Plant Sale
9 am to 4 pm Barn Open
10 am to 12 noon Tea Room (Hostess - Yvonne Brown, Folk Artist of Excelsior)
10 am to 2 pm Shepherd's Way Farm (Sheep Cheese, Read Family)
10 am to 2 pm Mackenthun's Sausage (Jerky and Sausage, St. Boni)
10 am to 2 pm Container Demo (Duane Otto, MN Landscape Arboretum Gardener)
10 am to 2 pm Local Artisans (Jewelry Painting Stone Jewelry)
10 am to 2 pm Oliver Clay Pottery (Mark and Pam Braunwarth, Waconia)
11 am Rhubarb Torte Demonstration (Olivia Kornelis)
12 noon Punch and Treats
12 noon to 3 pm Live Music by Jenn Bostic (Nashville)

2011 Past Events for At the Farm

Second Annual Plant Swap was on May 14, 2011.

2010 Past Events for At the Farm

Scarecrow Saturday - October 9, 2010! 

Taste a Country Experience At the Farm!
- Enjoy a stroll in the flower garden
- Sip a glass of lemonade or ice water
- Watch the chickens wandering about the farm
- Check out the antique loft of the barn
- Shop in the renovated 1885 barn for organic vegetables, honey from my farm, local maple syrup, jams and jellies.
- Purchase hand-crafted wood arbors, trellis, raised gardens.
Its a great day in the country.  And a great way to experience rural Waconia in Carver County, Minnesota!

Dates: July 23, 24, July 30-31, August 6-7, August 13-14, 2010 - Fridays and Saturdays - 11 am to 2 pm

Saturday, May 15, 2010 - Plant Swap and Sale plus FREE demonstrations on gardening and cooking with herbs.

Sunday, April 18, 2010 - Donna took her show on the road to the Eden Prairie Reads sponsored Eat Local Fair!

2009 Past Events for At the Farm

Donna took At the Farm to the Indoor Holiday Farmers Market at Wayzata Bay Shopping Center Nov. 21, 2009

Minnesota Sesquicentennial sign dedication At the Farm on October 10, 2009

2008 Past Events for At the Farm

Minnesota Sesquicentennial Country Festival hosted by Donna Frantz and At the Farm in July 2008

2005 Past Events for At the Farm

July 24, 2005 a Carver County 150th Anniversary celebration was hosted At the Farm .