Events

Garlic Harvest Party

Start Date and Time:
July 20, 2024 2:00 pm
End Date and Time:
July 20, 2024 11:00 pm
Venue:
2455 Chemin de la Bataille N
St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC J2W 1B9

Description

🌾 Annual Garlic Harvest at Valhalla 🌾

Join us at Valhalla Farm as we celebrate the plentiful garlic harvest and show our appreciation for the land and our dedicated volunteers.

Event Highlights:

  • πŸ’ Create Your Own Bouquet: Visit the Garden of Bianca and craft your own beautiful bouquet to take home (costs vary)
  • 🎢 Live Music: Dance and relax to live performances from local musicians, setting the perfect mood throughout the day.
  • πŸ”₯ Fire Pit: As evening approaches, gather around our cozy fire pit to share stories, and connect with other cool humans.
  • πŸ• Delicious Food & Drinks: After a fulfilling day, treat yourself to delicious pizza, tasty snacks, and chilled beverages. We’ve got plenty to keep you refreshed!

Volunteer & Get Free Tickets:

We cherish the spirit of community and are thrilled to offer free tickets to those who volunteer to help with the garlic harvest for at least 4 hours.

Event Itinerary:

  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM: Welcome and Registration
  • 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Morning Harvesting Session (Volunteers & Attendees) 🌞
    • Light refreshments provided during breaks
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM:Β  Lunch Break (Potluck Style Lunch, Snacks and Cold Drinks) πŸ₯€
  • 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Afternoon Harvesting Session (Volunteers & Attendees) 🌿
    • Live music to keep the energy high 🎸
  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Evening Relaxation, Pizza πŸ•
    • Gather around the fire pit, enjoy scrumptious food, and unwind with cool drinks 🍻
  • 8:00 PM onwards: Live Music and Fire Pit Fun 🎡πŸ”₯

Volunteer Tasks:

  • 🌱 Garlic Picking: Experience the joy of hand-picking and collecting garlic.
  • πŸ§„ Sorting and Cleaning: Help sort and clean the harvested garlic bulbs.
  • 🌾 Field Maintenance: Assist in keeping the fields tidy and well-maintained.
  • 🍽️ Food and Drink Service: Lend a hand in serving food and drinks to fellow volunteers and attendees.

What to Bring For Harvesters:

  • πŸ‘’ Boots, Gloves & A Hat: Prepare for a hands-on day in the fields by bringing your boots and gloves.

Location:

πŸ“2455 Chem. de la Bataille N, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu

🎫 Ticket Prices:

  • With Food: $75
  • Without Food: $45
  • Limited Capacity: Only 50 tickets available! (Volunteers receive complimentary admission with hours of contribution.)

Why This Event is Exceptional:

The Annual Garlic Harvest at Valhalla is far from your typical event; it’s a unique mix of engaging agricultural activities, community togetherness, and lively celebration. The perfect blend of garlic harvesting, live music, mouthwatering food, and a peaceful outdoor backdrop cultivates a refreshing and laid-back atmosphere.

Whether you’re coming to lend a hand or just to enjoy the festivities, we look forward to welcoming you to an incredible day at Valhalla. See you soon! 🌼


For more details and to register as a volunteer, get in touch with us!

$45.00$75.00

Valhalla Farms

Valhalla grows and produces a bunch of it's homemade products right here on our farm. We use all natural permaculture and market gardening practices that regenerate the soil and hopefully those who eat from it.

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