Educational Field Trips to Rocky Comfort Farms are fun. They also meet the educational requirements of both the Florida and Georgia Departments of Education.School Field Trips at Rocky Comfort Farms

Our Educational Field Trips Combine Fun and Learning

 

 

Fall Field Trip Dates (2013)
October 1st – November 8th
Tuesday - Friday weekly

Times
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Lunch
Bring a sack lunch to enjoy while at Rocky Comfort

Educational Classes

Growing and Harvesting

Join us in this class to learn more about the life cycle of pumpkins and gourds. We will also discuss how honey is made! Each student takes home a pumpkin.

A Dairy Day

Spend time in Grandaddy's Dairy Barn and enjoy milking our black and white simulated cow , Trixie! In this fun field trip your class will learn where milk really comes from! Each student takes home a pumpkin.

Fees

$6.00 per student
$6.00 for parent chaperones
Children under 3 are free
Teachers and paid staff are free

Bookings

Please call Pat Hayes at 850-545-8088 to book your field trip. Call early to reserve your spot.

Your Class will experience a full day with many farm activities while at Rocky Comfort Farms

  • Educational presentation
  • Hayride to the Pumpkin Patch
  • Pumpkin picking
  • Corn bin
  • Playground with haystack slide
  • Millet Maze
  • Tour GrandDaddy’s Dairy Barn

Students will learn all about the life cycle of a pumpkin seed, with emphasis on the six pumpkin varieties we grow at Rocky Comfort Farms. Our own bees provide pollination services. Pumpkin trivia and a visual poster board display are highlights of the lesson. The children follow-up with a visit to the pumpkin patch where they can relate their instructional presentation with a very valuable hands-on experience.

The educational presentations are linked to Florida and Georgia's Performance Standards. They are appropriately related to the age of each student group in attendance.

Enjoy your lunch in our picnic areas. Our concesson stand has sodas, bottled water and prepackaged snacks. Our Gift Shop offers many country gifts.