We specialize in planting traditions and harvesting fantastic memories!!
HOWDY AND COME TO SEE US!
PLEASE READ ALL INFO. ON THE HOMEPAGE AS IT WILL BE VERY, VERY
*ACTIVITY / ADMISSION INFO. PLEASE RE-DIRECT TO THAT PAGE ON OUR WEBSITE
FALL 2023 OPENING DATE
SEPTEMBER 16TH AT 10 A.M.
SEE OUR HOURS OF OPERATION TAB FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF FALL HOURS!
DOGS AT THE FARM
We are pet friendly as long as your pet is on a leash and within your control at all times...keep in mind our chickens are often free ranging...
CARD OR CASH
We are a small business cash is appreciated! We do accept credit cards
( $5.00 minimum to use a card)
Stay tuned to our Facebook page...
Feel free to text or call when in doubt about hours weather or picking updates!!! Happy to answer questions! Lots of info can also be found about farm events on Facebook too!
Hope to see you soon at the farm!
Please follow our page and share our post!
As long as weather permits all activities should be up and running such as the scarecrow slide... Jump castles.. jump pad...
Please remember sometimes due to weather and situations that are beyond our control we have to make the decision either not to open these or to close these quickly... Our main goal is the safety of our patrons and of course our farm team!
Remember the jump pad is now in a building so even if we get some rain we can still jump..we will shut it down temporarily if there are storms.
** Our decisions are for your safety and the safety of our farm help**
We hope you understand!
Larger and Expanded Corn box fun area ( in a brand new, building yayyyyy)
Have a super day... Please feel free to share our post, tell a neighbor about us, and bring a friend we'd love to see you at the farm!!
ACTIVITY INFO/ADMISSION INFO. NEEDED??? PLEASE CHECK THAT PAGE ON OUR WEBSITE
** If you leave a voicemail or send a Facebook message it may take me up to 24 hours to return your call/message
If you text me I usually can try to get back to you much quicker!
Bring the family out and stay an hour or all afternoon!
We are booking spring, summer, and fall field trips..we offer kids camps..adult farm camps...corporate groups are welcome..
Birthday parties..youth groups..home school groups...yes, yes, yes..we welcome you!
Email or call today..
Booking early is highly recommended
804 366 6349
ONCE AGAIN TO REACH US...
TEXT IS BEST
804 366 6349
If you are sending a Facebook message it may take up to 24 hours for us to reply.
We certainly do our very best but wear many hats at the farm!!!!
Please check our events out on our Facebook page there are all kinds of fun things ahead at the farm
Questions.. call or text Farmer Stephanie
804 366 6349 Happy to help!
Come sit a spell and perhaps have some good old country conversation!
Possible forecasted bad weather-unpredictable situations disclosure
OFTENTIMES THERE MAY BE CHANGES/CLOSURES WITH ACTIVITIES-EVENTS- ETC. AT THE FARM.. DUE TO WEATHER OR EVEN POSSIBLE FORECASTED INCLEMENT WEATHER OR CONDITIONS/SITUATIONS ARISE THAT ARE BEYOND OUR CONTROL... WE DO OUR BEST TO UPDATE ALL SOCIAL MEDIA, WEBSITES, VOICE MAIL ETC. AS SOON AS WE CAN WHEN THIS OCCURS.. AGAIN, FOR YOUR SAFETY AT TIMES WE ARE FORCED TO MAKE A DECISION TO SHUT DOWN AN ACTIVITY AND PLEASE KNOW THIS CAN OCCUR- THANK YOU FOR UNDERSTANDING!
WE DO NOT OFFER REFUNDS OR RAIN CHECKS- WE ALSO WILL NOT TOLERATE
ANY VERBAL ABUSE OR DISRESPECT TO ANY OF OUR VALUED FARM EMPLOYEES! YOU WILL BE ASKED TO KINDLY LEAVE THE FARM SHOULD THIS OCCUR!
NEW AND EXCITING FOR 2023
JUMP PAD BUILDING IS IN PLACE
**JUMP PAD BUILDING, YES... IT HAS FINALLY HAPPENED WE HAVE A FANTASTIC BUILDING OVER OUR JUMP NOW!! IF WE HAVE A FEW RAINDROPS NOW WE CAN CONTINUE JUMPING AND HAVING FUN!
SPECIAL DEDICATED TIME FOR OUR SPECIAL FARM FRIENDS
**WE ARE IMPLEMENTING A NEW SENSORY HOUR/TIME PERIOD FOR OUR FRIENDS THAT BECOMES EASILY OVER WHELEMED WITH A LARGE CROWD ~ FOR SPRING WE WILL BE OPENING AN HOUR EARLY. THIS WILL BE ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY'S 9:00 A.M. AND WILL END AT 10:30 A.M.
WE ASK THAT OUR OTHER FARM FRIENDS ARE SUPER RESPECTFUL SO THAT WE CAN DEDICATE THIS TIME TO OUR SPECIAL NEEDS FARM FRIENDS!
GRAIN SILO OUTDOOR AERA WITH SEATING!
COMING... SPRING OF 2024
IT IS IN PLACE FOR ALL OF 2023- HOW WONDERFUL
A SIDEWALK FOR THOSE WITH MOBILITY CHALLENGES,
ALWAYS BOOKING SPRING/SUMMER/FALL FIELD TRIPS/STUDIES TOO !!
BRING YOUR CHURCH GROUP OUT TO THE FARM-HAVE A PICNIC, ENJOY SOME ICE CREAM AND ACTIVITIES- PERHAPS A YOUTH GROUP OUTING, A SENIOR OUTING* EMAIL US ABOUT DISCOUNTED INFORMATION FOR YOUR GROUP ** THIS APPLIES TO GROUPS OF 20 OR MORE!
WE ALSO WELCOME YOUTH GROUPS AND OFFICE PARTIES, AND WE ALSO ALWAYS WELCOME ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES AND THOSE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS TOO!
EMAIL TODAY FOR MORE DETAILS
DON'T EVER HESITATE TO CALL OR TEXT WITH QUESTIONS
804 366 6349
WE TAKE PRIDE IN OFFERING GOOD CUSTOMER SERVICE!
we are a family farm located in the eastern end of New Kent County. We are about 40 minutes from Richmond, 20 minutes from Williamsburg, 50 minutes from the Northern Neck, 40-45 minutes from Hampton Roads, and 10 minutes from West Point.
Worth the ride out to wonderful rural New Kent County!
We specialize in proving excellent customer service to all!
We were the first Agritourism operation in our county in 2010.
Farming is a family affair at Holly Fork Farm. Owners Stephanie and Michael Ripchick along with their daughters Sophie and Hannah will make sure you have an excellent time while visiting us. The land that the farm is operating on has been farmed since 1920... Richard P. Dean, Jr., Stephanie's father is also a big part of our operation... he is no stranger to farming.. he has been grain farming for over 50 years .. and still actively farms! He has also always raised some produce too. Many other helpers at our farm are family members and LOCAL helpers from our community!
We grow strawberries for picking.. have farm animals you can visit..offer many classes and educational field studies/tours at the farm..We typically see many fantastic field trip goers in spring, summer, and fall. We encourage booking a trip early so that you can get scheduled and not miss out on a trip to our family-friendly farm. Our motto is NOT ALL CLASSROOMS HAVE FOUR WALLS. Additionally, we have many wonderful visits from patrons during our spring and fall seasons! We enjoy sharing what we do with others.
We, additionally, grow some veggies for sale in the summer months-including our famous sweet corn, blackberries, pumpkins, gourds, bale straw, offer corn stalks, mums, yams, and so much more in the fall..
We also offer a HUGE variety of jams, conserves, salsas, our famous
BBQ sauces, relishes, pickles, and salad dressings!!
Our farm APPRECIATES your business and we strive for
excellent customer service at all times!!!!
~WE ARE A SEASONAL FARM- NOT OPEN YEAR ROUND~
We ask that if you are not happy about something at the farm or have a complaint please come locate an owner or manager-- We will do our best to make it right If you have a COMPLIMENT please let us know too! ** REMEMBER SOCIAL MEDIA CAN'T HELP YOU BUT WE WOULD LOVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO TRY~YOUR FARMERS AT HOLLY FORK FARM
Your support means SO MUCH and is really, really appreciated!
Check our FACEBOOK PAGE FOR EVENTS AND MORE INFO!
***BOOK YOUR FIELD TRIP / BIRTHDAY PARTY/CORPORATE EVENT/ YOUTH GROUP EVENT/SENIOR OUTING/OFFICE PARTY AT THE FARM TODAY... CALL OR EMAIL US AND WE CAN HELP!!!!
PLEASE READ THIS ENTIRE INFORMATIONAL FIRST PAGE OF OUR WEBSITE MANY QUESTIONS CAN BE ANSWERED HERE
FROM FARMER STEPHANIE /Holly Fork Farm
4901 Holly Fork Rd Barhamsville VA
804 366 6349 call or text
Payments we accept
We accept cash debit and credit
Keep in mind we are a small business and cash is ALWAYS appreciated then we don't pay all those expensive credit card fees :)
THERE IS A 5.00 MIN. TO USE A CARD!
SUPERVISE YOUR CHILDREN-NO EXCEPTIONS
We do ask that parents supervise children at all times at the farm!!!!
We want everyone to have a safe and fantastic time..so we ask that you take this seriously and keep an eye on our little friends... we don't want anyone hurt or any unnecessary injury - ADDITIONALLY, ROUGH HOUSING OR ROUGH PLAY IS NOT TOLERATED AND REFUNDS WILL NOT BE GIVEN.
We strive to answer everyone's voicemails, text messages, and Facebook messages... please bear with us if we take just a little longer to do so. Our farm is made up of mostly family employees ( we don't have a large staff) and we wear many hats at the farm we are very very busy which we are certainly thankful for. Your patience is appreciated !!
WE STRIVE TO MAKE EVERYONE'S FARM EXPERIENCE A GREAT ONE.... PLEASE REMEMBER THAT IF YOU HAVE A QUESTION, A COMPLAINT, OR IF SOMETHING JUST WASN'T THE WAY YOU ANTICIPATED IT TO BE..... OUR STAFF CAN HELP YOU ..BUT GOOGLE ... FACEBOOK AND SOCIAL MEDIA CAN'T.. LET US TRY TO RESOLVE YOUR ISSUE AND HELP YOU IN ANY WAY WE CAN THAT'S THE WAY WE ROLL AT HOLLY FORK FARM-CUSTOMER SERVICE NEVER GOES OUT OF STYLE!!!!
INCLEMENT WEATHER INFO.
** We are only closed if we have really, really bad rain.. call first or text is the weather forecast calls for rain and we can clarify **you can also check our Facebook page for updates too.
** NOTE WE DO NOT OFFER REFUNDS FOR ACTIVITIES DUE TO RAIN, WIND, ETC..
STRAWBERRY SEASON-A SWEET TIME OF YEAR ( usually end of April to late May)
Good news, all of our berries are spray and chemical free
We have picking containers available in the barn... check in with us before going to the patch and we can give you all the information you need-- there are activities at the farm during our strawberry season too! Hershey's scoop-able ice cream, milkshakes and floats :)
You can book a spring birthday party this time of year at the farm too- always a fun time..
FARM FRESH EGGS- We have many regulars that get eggs from us weekly but usually have a few dozen extra .. if you would like some please just call or text and we can let you know if there are any available...you can easily pick up from the front porch-we do all we can to make it convenient for you!
BLACKBERRY SEASON- Y U M M Y!
These are spray and chemical-free just like our strawberries are ..
You may order pre-picked berry 2 qt. or 4 qt-1 gallon containers from us in later June to mid-July.. call or text to do so! ** give us a few days notice for your order if possible.
IN THE FALL-
FALL SEASON INFO...We open on the third Saturday in September
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thur, Sun. 10 am to 6 30 pm
Fri. and Sat. 10 to 7:30 pm
ONLY CLOSED ON SEPTEMBER 18, 19 AND 25 - 2023
our last day of the fall season is Oct. 31st.. that day we close at 2 pm
We do book fall field trips through early November even though the farm is closed to the public.
FALL VENDOR INFO. WE HAVE SPACES FOR VENDORS\CRAFTERS EVERY SATURDAY DURING OUR FALL SEASON-ONLY $10.00 (THIS IS THE PRICE FOR NON-EVENT WEEKENDS) PER EACH VENDOR SPACE-
SPACE IS LIMITED YOU MUST EMAIL ME IF YOU ARE INTERESTED (please include info. on what you vend- your contact phone number etc. !)
YOU MUST SIGN UP BEFOREHAND! EVERY WEEKEND IS BUSY AND YOU'LL BE GLAD YOU CAME!
VENDOR PRICING AND 2023 EVENT DATES
HARVEST HOEDOWN EVENT/FESTIVAL VENDOR PRICING
**ONLY A FEW SPACES AVAILABLE AS OF SEPT. 23**
** ALWAYS THE 3RD SAT. AND SUNDAY IN OCTOBER
2023 DATES - OCT. 21 & 22
(25$ PER DAY - OR COME BOTH DAYS FOR 40$)
**If you are a food or beverage vendor email me for pricing**
FYI as of 9/23/23 we are full for food and beverage vendors
for this event
vendors are not organized via Facebook messenger - please - please email us!
BARN YARD FALL FESTIVAL AT HOLLY FORK FARM
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12TH
11 A.M. TO 5 :00 P.M.
Oysters, Brunswick stew, golden beverages and fall fun for all!
Vendor fee 20.00 per space
**If you are a food or beverage vendor email me for pricing**
FYI as of 9/23/23 we are full for food and beverage vendors for this event
vendors are not organized via Facebook messenger - please - please email us!
** FYI vendor space is Apx. 12 x 12 size
* HOLLY FORK FARM DOES NOT PROVIDE TABLES, CHAIRS, TENTS, PETTY CASH, OR INTERNET TO VENDORS - EVEN IF IT IS NOT CALLING FOR HIGH WINDS IT IS HIGHLY, HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT YOU BRING WEIGHTS FOR YOUR TENT-even if its not windy-bring them!
THE ARRIVAL TIME IS 8:00 AM NO LATER THAN 8:15 AM
** YOU WILL BE INSTRUCTED TO OFFLOAD YOUR VEHICLE AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE, PARK WHERE DIRECTED AND THEN YOU MAY COME BACK IN AND FINISH YOUR SET UP-
**Most of our vendor events are from 10 am to 330-4 pm- should you need to leave early - you likely will not be able to bring your vehicle back in .. we typically have many folks that are at the farm and it will not be safe for you to bring your vehicle in around all the patrons.. you will be responsible to transport your items back to your vehicle-this is for your safety and our patron's safety - we hope you understand - HFF Staff
* VENDOR FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE AND ARE TO BE PAID BY CASH*
DON'T FORGET CAMP HOLLY FORK FARM.
We have a camp for our younger friends and one for the tweens too~~ It's a FARM-TASTIC TIME!
see dates and details below**
CAMP DOES FILL UP - GET SIGNED UP EARLY!!!
IF YOU PAY BY CREDIT OR DEBIT CARD THERE IS A 5% FEE - AS WE TRY TO KEEP THE COST OF CAMP AT A FAIR PRICE.. WE PREFER NOT TO TAKE CARDS
4 fun filled days of farm education..
crafts of all types... tye dye fun...interaction with farm animals.... including animal care....water fun..egg collection... bad! ...planting seeds..nature walk with tree...BASIC sewing... education...baking...journaling...
sensory activities. SCAVENGER HUNTS... PICKING VEGGIES.. - YOU WILL GET LOTS OF TAKE HOME GOODIES FROM CAMP HOLLY FORK FARM ....
......even some cooking....canning jam and so so so much more ..
Farm fun for all...We have lots of camp helpers to make it a success for all campers!!!
won't you join us? registration is OPEN now... simply email farmer Stephanie and you will be added to our list
firstname.lastname@example.org include your child's name age and week of interest!!!
prepayment is required unless you have made prior arrangements..
WE ARE EXCITED!!!!! It will be farmtastic
let me email you a camp application TODAY..so the fun can begin for your kiddos!!
email ..call..or text...
questions are welcome!!
**Please do not send messages through Facebook I often don't see those right away and I want to be sure that I answer your questions in a timely manner....
farmer Stephanie s info..
804 366 6349
**please plan to drop off and pick up on time****
**we need 15 campers in order to fill the camp
CAMP REFUND INFO. You must email us 5 days before camp is due to begin to request a refund-your refund will take up to 5 days to process.
No exceptions-thank you
SUMMER Camp Dates for 2024
JUNIOR FARM CAMP Ages 4-10 July 22--25
Ready? Set? Lets GO and we can become little farmers for 4 action packed days!!!
( you can also sign up for just a day or two..)
$320.00 per camper weekly rate
or $90.00 per day-day camper rate
8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tween Summer Farm Camp Ages 10--14
July 30, 31, Aug. 1
8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.
$260.00 all three days of come for a day or two
Daily Rate $90.00 per day
Experience the farm life-We will get dirty, we may even sweat ( LOL) , but we are going to have a blast learning about what really has to be done to make the farm run!! JOIN US!
Adult Farm Camp Day
Tuesday, August 6th
9 am to 3:30 p.m.
Bring a friend.. bring your husband... co worker.. bring yourself..
We will have a blast working, doing farm chores, learning about animal care and we will even have a "ask the farmer" segment too...
90.00 per day per camper
Need 20 participants to fill this camp and make it happen!
LOOKING AHEAD... 2024
SPRING GRAND OPENING 2024
SATURDAY - APRIL 20TH AT 10 A.M.
even if the berry crop isn't ready we are opening for fun and so much more!
Live entertainment too.. bring your friends and family!
SPRING VENDOR FAIR/ANIMALS SWAP
SATURDAY- APRIL 27th 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
This is going to be a fantastic event all kinds of wonderful vendors including small animal vendor swap vendors....This is our second year hosting this fun event.
Interested in being a vendor?? I would encourage you to sign up very early...
Please do so by emailing me
Include your name, your phone number, and all the items you plan to vend and we will let you know if you are approved to come.
Plan to come out and see us... we should be picking strawberries by then as well at the farm...yummy!!!!
Jump pad.. scarecrow slide.. jump houses... wonderful barn and sales store- loaded with wonderful items, hay rides trolley rides, Game and play area including the corn pit building, Farm animals.... Come on out and join us it's going to be a rootin and good time...
Live entertainment by Sammy Lee 11 am to 2 pm
**If we have bad weather or have to cancel for any reason the event would be moved to Sunday at least that as our plan**
follow us on Facebook too!!!
text or call
804 366 6349
email me if you have vendor interest
** no Facebook messages please***
FARM OPEN 10 AM TO 730 PM
COME OUT AND SPEND THE DAY WITH US!!!
Bring a friend or the entire family!!
2024 CAMP HOLLY FORK FARM DATES- MARK YOUR CALENDARS
FARM CAMP WEEK 1 - JULY 22, 23, 24, & 25
TWEEN FARM CAMP WEEK 2 - JULY 30, 31 & , AUG 1
** WE ARE SORRY BUT OUR FARM NO LONGER OFFERS PONY RIDES DURING ANY OF OUR SEASONS!
More fall information
A HUGE VARIETY of Pumpkins, chrysanthemums, fall squashes, gourds, sweet potatoes, corn stalks, straw bales, BBQ sauces, salsa, jams, jellies, relishes, farm cookbooks, fall décor and so ... so much more.. You must check out our barn/sales store too... We have food... ice cream.. and sometimes baked goods too!
Visit the animals.. purchase a bag of corn for them... play in the play area .. straw toss.. corn sensory boxes..take a hayride.. pick a pumpkin from the patch
( wagons provided) ...
launch a pumpkin at the launcher, and jump on the jump pad (the jump pad is for all weights and there is no age limit) ...
we also have barrel train cars on the weekends.. two other inflatables.. a fun giant tire maze area too
FYI You can book your fall field trip at any time!!
HARVEST HOEDOWN Is always the third Saturday & Sunday in October..
10 am to 4 pm.. the farm will remain open till 730 pm
This is a fun well-loved event we have been having since 2010... lots of food.. vendors.. face painting.. live music, fun for all ages... you don't want to miss this!!!
** See vendor info about this event above!!
YES, WE OFFER SPRING, SUMMER, AND FALL FIELD TRIPS... CHECK THOSE OUT ON THE FIELD TRIP PAGES :) Come learn with us at the farm!
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS....GOOD INFO. YOU MAY WANT TO CHECK OUT!
DO YOU TAKE DEBIT/CREDIT??
WE SURE DO!! There is a $5.00 minimum to use your card-We accept debit credit and cash.. we don't accept checks unless it is for a field trip or unless it has been pre-approved by the manager/owner!!
keep in mind....
We sure do appreciate cash - as we are a small business then we don't have to pay all of those expensive fees!
DOG FRIENDLY??? Yes, we are..Please keep your dog on a leash at all times during your visit... you are also responsible for removing doggies' waste too...
One other thing to remember-our chickens are often out free ranging so please make sure that you keep your dog in control.. in case your dog might like fresh chicken
NO SMOKING, VAPING, OR TOBACCO USE- No exceptions
We would appreciate it if you could please do any of these things in your vehicle as we don't allow any kind of smoking or tobacco products, etc. If you are doing these things you will be asked to go back to your vehicle/put them out and then you may come join us!
WE SHOULDN'T HAVE TO SAY IT BUT... NO ALCOHOL AT THE FARM !!
WHY MAKE THE DRIVE OUT TO HOLLY FORK FARM ...
Come to a REAL WORKING FARM where we grow what we we sell.. we have farm animals on site.. we want to talk with you about what we do.. Come out for a ride.. you won't be sorry.. Follow the banners and you'll have no issue getting here or use your GPS! YOU are treated like a friend not like a number!!
COUNTRY ROADS TAKE YOU TO THE BEST PLACES
PHOTOGRAPHERS AND PHOTOGRAPHY SESSIONS AT THE FARM-
We are excited you would like to have a photo shoot/photography session at our farm! We welcome you!!
FYI for photographers first... Please make sure that the date you would like to come is okay with us... Please give us at least a weeks notice so that we may let you know if that is a convenient date/time. All photographers ( armature and professional)
MUST complete a Holly Fork Farm Photography Form BEFORE your session begins
this can be discussed when you call to talk about the date you will come to the farm for your photos... HOLLY FORK FARM DOES NOT ASSUME ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR WHAT MAY OCCUR/HAPPEN DURING YOUR PHOTO SHOOT..
The fee for photographers is $25.00 per hour our per arranged phot shoot of any kind-one hour minimum-Again, email or call to make arrangements to come to the farm for your photography session!
IF YOU DECIDE TO USE ANY OF OUR DECOR/ PRODUCE FOR PROPS ETC... FIRST OF ALL YOU MUST ASK PERMISSION AND SECONDLY, IT MUST BE PUT BACK EXACTLY AS FOUND... IF YOU BREAK OR DAMAGE ANYTHING YOU WILL BE EXPECTED TO PAY IN FULL FOR THE DAMAGED ITEMS THE DAY OF THE PHOTO SESSION
We do not allow anyone to sit on the pumpkins during your photo session-thanks!
Holly Fork Farm has RIGHTS to ALL photos taken at our farm.. and they can and may be used for any promotion/advertising etc. This includes photos that are placed on all social media/emails etc...
**THERE ARE A B S O L U T E L Y NO DRONES PERMITTED ANYWHERE AT OUR FARM/ON OUR PROPERTY-PERIOD!!!
CAN WE PACK A PICNIC? Absolutely-we have a large picnic area and a pavilion you are more than welcome to pack a picnic.. keep in mind we also have
a small food menu, such ask, BBQ, hot dogs, nachos, BBQ nachos, soft pretzels, snacks, beverages, and candy... the fall we have caramel apples..yum yum-
while they last AND THEY USUALLY SELL OUT DAILY.....
WAGONS DURING PUMPKIN PATCH AND DURING STRAWBERRY SEASON
**Can you and your family take a wagon to the patch and pick that perfect pumpkin?? YOU SURE CAN.. we also have pre-picked pumpkins too! You can also use them during strawberry season!
We have several wagons you can use to haul smaller kids in or the pumpkins
please do not mistreat our wagons -- horseplay with them will not be tolerated!
PHOTOS AND SOCIAL MEDIA
Holly Fork Farm has RIGHTS to ALL photos taken at our farm.. and they can and may be used for any promotion/advertising etc. etc. This includes photos that are placed on all social media/emails etc...
THE WEBSITE INFORMATION IS ALWAYS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE .. WE DO OUR VERY BEST TO KEEP IT ALL UP TO DATE!
Your Farmers at HOLLY FORK FARM
~Farming is a family affair at Holly Fork Farm-Produce & Pumpkin Patch. Our farm includes my husband and me, Michael and Stephanie D. Ripchick. Our children are involved in our farm too! In addition, my father, Richard P. Dean, Jr., who has been farming for over fifty years as a small grain farmer is a part of our operation. We all work together to grow great veggies, strawberries, pumpkins and more for you.
We are proud to be recognized as a century farm~our farm has been in continuous operation and ownership by the same family for over 120 years~
~~WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO L I K E OUR FACEBOOK PAGE... THERE YOU WILL FIND UPDATED EVENT INFORMATION AND MANY, MANY UPDATES ABOUT OUR FARM~~
Our Pumpkin Patch opens the last Saturday in September every fall! Plan to come out and visit us. We are family friendly (no scary stuff here) . We offer hay rides, games, a small corn maze, pumpkin launching, a jump pad, a large picnic area, game area, and FUN! We welcome all types of school groups, day cares, home school groups, c
Our Pumpkin Patch opens the last Saturday in September every fall! Plan to come out and visit us. We are family friendly (no scary stuff here) . We offer hay rides, games, a small corn maze, pumpkin launching, a jump pad, a large picnic area, game area, and FUN! We welcome all types of school groups, day cares, home school groups, church groups, etc. We can offer you an (SOL based) educational lesson that is tailored to your groups age. The lesson will consist of information about pumpkins , plant growth & more. You will also learn how pot bellied pigs/ chickens/rabbits live too! We have them on site. We grow a large variety of fall squashes, pumpkins, gourds, mums, corn stalks, and so, so MORE!
Come learn, play and grow with us!! We also offer birthday parties and we offer craft parties. Call/email us for more information.
Its never too early to book your fall, spring or summer trip.. Don't delay.. call TODAY!!
YES, we offer spray and chemical free strawberries to pick here at the farm. They are well loved by our customers!!! The picking usually begins at the very end of April and ends around the end of May ( this all depends on the weather). We also offer some plants and of course activities... as well the barn and sales store is open for
YES, we offer spray and chemical free strawberries to pick here at the farm. They are well loved by our customers!!! The picking usually begins at the very end of April and ends around the end of May ( this all depends on the weather). We also offer some plants and of course activities... as well the barn and sales store is open for all kinds of goodies and don't forget the Hershey's scoop-able ICE CREAM TOO!
Visit the animals.. purchase a bag of corn to feed them.. they'll love it!
If you want us to pick for you PLEASE give a day or two of notice so that we may have our pickers pick them for you. They'll be picked the day you want to pick them up that way they are very, very fresh!!!
Please call or text the # on our website if you have an order you need pre-picked ! We generally don't have berries pre-picked unless they have been ordered in advance!
We have picking containers so you don't need to bring your own!
The berries are sold per gallon and per quart-prices vary .. and will be posted on this website and Face Book or feel free to cal l or text us for that info!
Virginia Farm Facts
Just for fun...
can run 9 miles
85,638 soy crayons can be made from only ONE
acre of soybeans…
have more than 3,500 feathers
Pork is the most widely eaten
meat in the world