Holidays On the Farm Trails (Dec. 3-9th)

Picture: Barn at Rancho Mark West

With the wonderful rains and clear air, find warmth and cheer while shopping for Hanukkah latkes feasts, fresh cut Christmas trees, wreaths and holiday decor.

Find our recommendations below, featuring highlights for this week.  To receive the full list of destinations and details, guests must register for free here.

Local spuds for latkes! Laguna Farm; Live Oak Farm; and Oak Hill Farm

Picture:  Laguna Farm fresh dug potatoes: Yukon Gold, Russets and Reds

Pick up a Christmas tree at Santa's Trees & Garlock Tree Farm, and lovely handmade wreaths at Tara Firma Farms & Oak Hill Farm

On Thurday, Dec 6th,from 6-9pm, join Backyard  for their annual Hanukkah dinner.  Reservations are recommended. Call 707-820-8445

On Dec. 8th, from 10am-12 noon, join herbalists from Rainbow End's Farm for a hands-on class, ''How to blend herbs for good tasting tea'' ($20/person; RSVP required, call (707) 874-2315 ).

Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 8th and 9th, last chance to walk the labrynth this season at Bees N' Blooms and visit the farm stand to shop for lovely lavender- and flower-themed gifts

Pictures: Bees N' Blooms

On Sunday, Dec 9th, 1-4pm, Belos Cavalos Farm and Stable Open House and Olive Harvest Celebration. Guests will enjoy a “Meet and Greet” with their ten horses, tours of the farm, and sampling organic olive oil. There will be organic olive oil for sale, Belos Cavalos logo jewelry, bags, hats, and t-shirts. Join them for a "Horse Warming Holiday” experience!

Pictures: Belos Cavalos

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