Pick a peck of pumpkins

Silver Meadows farms hosts annual Harvest Fest Sunday with corn maze, U-pick pumpkin patch and more

Silver Meadows Farm invites everyone to get into the spirit of the season while helping a good cause during its eighth annual Fall Harvest Fest. The festival takes place this Sunday, Oct. 18, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

The family fun includes a corn maze, U-pick pumpkin patch, face-paining, pony rides, wagon rides and old-fashioned farm games. A concession on site will provide hot dogs, chili and corn.

Admission this year will be by donation, with all of the proceeds going to B.C. Children’s Hospital. Silver Meadows Farm is located at 1019 Errington Rd. For more info, call 250-248-4450.

— Submitted by Silver Meadows

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