harvest season is here
Fresh-pressed apple cider, harvested hops, crisp breezes, and cozy sweaters are all signs that fall has arrived. Sip your way through BC's first beer-tasting corn maze, pick local honey crispy apples and find the perfect pumpkin at a local farm with our Top 5 Harvest Experiences.
The second annual fall-themed festival Roadside, A Harvest Social takes place September 16th to October 15th on the weekends. Featuring BC's first beer-tasting corn maze plus 2 other mazes with rewards from local partners, autumn eats, tulip planting, and much more.
The Applebarn is the ultimate fall experience that will engage your senses. Visualize vibrant apple orchards and pumpkins patches. Feel the adorable animals and ponies. Taste and smell traditional fall treats. From U-pick apples, hayrides, a corn maze, jumping pillows and more, the Applebarn will fill your whole day with family fun.
Sept. 30th - A Fresh Beer Celebration. This unique annual event brings together the best of British Columbia's rapidly growing craft breweries and hops products of all kinds. This year, we welcome over 35 breweries, 5 food vendors, including Lepp's Farm Market, all at our beautiful Sumas Prairie farm.
Providing amazing berries, award-winning u-pick fields and a true country experience has been our passion for three generations. Our farm also boasts a pedal gokart race track, zip-line, playgrounds & a petting zoo. Our Country Kitchen offers home-cooked local food & fresh baking daily. Visit our Estate Winery for a free sample of our berry table & dessert wines or grape red wines.
U-pick apples, plums, pears, and pumpkins at Willow View Farms while seeing the sweet barn animals. Visiting the farm provides opportunities to "slow down", and enjoy nature at a leisurely pace while celebrating the enjoyment of local homegrown food.
Reputable breweries all over BC are pumping out liquid gold, but it’s the smaller towns where you’ll find the diamonds. These hidden gems in Abbotsford are crafting memorable, multi-dimensional beers and we asked the brewmasters what they'd recommend you try!
Make a day out of your valley visit - designate a driver and be prepared to come home with a trunk full of growlers!