Bus the Barns

Save the date for Bus the Barns 2018 –

Sunday, September 16th, 2018!

The following information pertains to Bus the Barns 2017:

Farm-to-table taco lunch at Bike the Barns 2016. Photo credit: Caroline Marie Photography

What Does Bus the Barns Include?

Registration for this interactive tour includes all meals, farm tours and activities at three farms, and bus transportation. Join the fun!

  • Enjoy farm to table meals and snacks
    • Breakfast snack + coffee, snack stop, lunch, and after party meal & beverage
  • Tour unique community supported agriculture (CSA) farms
  • Attend food & farm-related workshops and activities
    • A crash course in making farm-fresh cocktails
    • Cider press demonstration with local Wisconsin apples at Winterfell Acres
    • Smoothie-making with a bike blender
    • Cooking demo with a top Madison chef at Vitruvian Farm
    • Veggie-themed mural painting at Raleigh’s Hillside Farm
    • Taste of organic presentation by Purple Cow Organics
  • Celebrate with live music and a delicious after party
  • All ages welcome

Tour Itinerary

9:30 am: Meet at Lake Farm Park in Madison
10 am: Depart for bus tour!
10:30 am: Winterfell Acres – Local snack, farm tour & demo
12 pm: Raleigh’s Hillside Farm – Farm to table lunch, interactive activities & tour
2:15 pm: Vitruvian Farms – Local ice cream sandwiches, tour & foodie activities
3:30 pm: Enjoy the After Party at Lake Farm Park

(*exact times at each farm subject to slight change, but start and end times are solid!)

FairShare CSA Coalition

FairShare CSA Coalition