Fall Festival 2018

Sunday, October 14th we held our annual Fall Festival at the Freedom Farm.  The weather held out this year for us, making it a cool but wonderful day on the Farm.  If you were able to come out and spend some time with us on the Farm and see what we are all about, thank you for joining us!  If you didn’t make it this year, we welcome you to the Farm anytime! Thank you to Patch 22 for bringing their ponies again this year and donating pony rides for a few hours.  Thank you to Lake County Farm Heritage Association for spending your afternoon with us as well as donating your barrel train rides.  It was such a wonderful afternoon: we had games for the kids, pumpkin painting (paint a pumpkin that we will delivery to the VA on our Rose Delivery Sunday Halloween Week), we had a wonderful band who kept our guests entertained and dancing to such tunes as Neil Diamond’s “Sweet Caroline” . Thank you to Lake County Harm Heritage Associate  as well as the Chris Patterson Memorial Foundation for your donations to our organization. We thank you to all who came out and spent the afternoon with us, to all of our volunteers who helped get ready for the event and most importantly to our Veterans and their families, we are here for you!  For photos from the event, please click on the following link to our Facebook page, if you have any photos you would like added, please message us on the Facebook page or send them to: thefarm@freedomfarmforvets.org.

 

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Fall Festival 2018

Please come and join us on Sunday October 14th from 1 to 7pm for our annual Fall Festival.  This is a free event on our Farm open to anyone and everyone! Our event will happen rain or shine.  We will have something for everyone! Pumpkin painting, bake sale, pie eating contest, a live band, just to name a few things.  Parking will be on site in our pasture.  Please come spend your Sunday afternoon and see our Farm and what we are all about.  Please email or call with any questions you may have.

 

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White Rose Dedication Event

Please come out and join us for our 2nd Annual event. The event will start at Noon sharp.  There will be onsite parking in our pasture.  There will be motorcycle parking out front if you would like to ride.  All are welcome, this even is 100% free.  While you are here, please feel free to visit and take a walk around the farm and see what we have to offer.  We have two horses who love to be petted, chickens and goats who love to be fed. This event will happen rain or shine! Freedom Farm.png

Heumann Well Drilling Donates a Well

Heumann Well Drilling spent a couple days on the farm installing a well for us that they donated 100% to the Freedom Farm.  We cannot thank you enough for your time and donation to our organization, for giving us a supply of water for our animals, veggies, and roses to drink.  Thank you again for your support.

 

Please visit our  Facebook page to see the rest of the photos: www.facebook.com/freedomfarmforvets

 

Donate a Rose Bush

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Every Sunday, we deliver roses to the veterans at the VA in North Chicago,  if you would like to donate a rose bush in honor of someone, please contact your local florist and let them know you want to purchase a rose bush for the Freedom Farm.  We would then get the bush and plant it in our Rose Garden on the farm in honor and memory of your loved one.