7367 360th Ave. Waseca, MN 56093 507-835-2052

Farm America

Events for 2017


June 13, Taste of the Farm (in partnership with Waseca County Farm Bureau)

5:00 - 8:00 pm
Celebrate agriculture in Waseca County!
Enjoy a FREE pork or hamburger. Family-friendly event with activities for kids.


June 21 - Dirt, Dirt Everywhere --> CANCELED

(Register: Waseca Community Ed Class)

 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Class for Grades 2-4

Learn about soil and why it's essential to life. Paint the cover of your twig-bound journal with soil, make a terrarium, create a seed mosaic and transplant a marigold to take home. 


July 8 - Ice-cream social 

($5 admission)
1:00 - 4:00 pm
Ice cream sundaes, tram rides, antique farm equipment display, live music. Fun for all ages.


July 19 - Apples, Pie & Sauce, Oh My! 

(Register: Waseca Community Ed Class)

1:00 - 3:00 pm
Class for Grades K - 2


This is an excellent way to introduce your child to the wonderful world of apples. Tour the apple orchard, learn about the parts of an apple, and taste different types of apples. Your child will make with apple stencils, help make apple sauce and pie and take home a tasty treat. 


July 26 - The Working Worm 

(Register: Waseca Community Ed)

1:00 - 3:00 pm
Class for Grades 3 - 5


Earthworms are good for more than just fish bait! During this 2-hr class, we'll discuss decomposition, soil health and the role of the worm. We'll make mini-habitats for you to observe your very own earthworms at home and a terrarium to explore our living and non-living world.


August 12 - Meat-a-palooza (21+ event)

Order your tickets today. 

6:00 - 9:00 pm

$27/ticket early bird. $35/ticket after June 30. Free admission for Farmamerica members, some restrictions apply.

An educational meat celebration. Come learn from the experts. 

- Lots of pork and beef samples with live cooking demos from two great restaurants. 
- Beer samples from a local brewery. 
- See meat cutting demos from UMN Meat Lab.
- Learn about the nutritional value of pork and beef.
- Hear from pork and beef farmers.

Meat. Beer. Live Music.
Buy tickets now

Sponsors: Axel's Bonfire of Mankato, Depot Bar & Grill, MN Pork BoardMN Beef Council, Compart Family Farms, Inc

September 9 - Fall Festival

Check back soon for details.



Haunted Corn Maze and Mill

October 20, 21, 27 & 28

 Admission $TBA per person. Not suitable for children under 10 years old.