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Educational Field Trips

Educational Field Trips YEAR-ROUND, WEEKDAY SCHOOL/EDUCATIONAL FIELD TRIPS AT BRAEHEAD FARM!   2024 – General Educational Field Trips are $9.00 per person. 2024 – End of April and all of May is strawberry picking field trips which are $10.00 per person…receive a 1/2 pint handled container of strawberries! 2024  – Fall pumpkin patch field trips will be $11.00 per person and also includes a hayride, and a pumpkin that is sized for kids to carry themselves, picked from the school group […]

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Special Gatherings

Braehead farm is available for family reunions, weddings,  group events and just about any other special event you can think of! See our “Rental Spaces Available” page for descriptions of barns available. The barns can be rented “by the hour” for weddings and special events. The Red Shed rents for a base price of $150.00 an hour during business hours. The Block Shed rents for a base price of $125.00 an hour during business hours. We have a tiered pricing […]

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Family Playgrounds-Animal Rescue

 OPEN DAILY! OUR WINTER HOURS OF 9AM-5PM.  Beginning on March 10, 2024, SPRING, SUMMER AND FALL HOURS ARE 9AM-6PM.   Admission: The Family Playgrounds is a $6.00 (+tax) per person admission area of the farm. Age 2 and under are free.    This admission gives you unlimited hours of same day play during business hours and includes: **PLEASE NOTE: DURING SPECIAL EVENTS BRAHEAD FARM MAY HAVE AN ADDITIONAL EVENT FEE TO GO INTO THE EVENT  IF YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE.  (Fall-Harvest […]

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By: Gina Terry, Phd Click here to visit website to see story or read below. Chuck-e-Cheese’s slogan of “where a kid can be a kid” has always seemed inaccurate to me.  I find nothing reminiscent of childhood in a commercially crafted space that sends my kids into a sugar-induced frenzy and sends birthday parties scattered to the winds as each child scrambles to earn much-coveted tickets to exchange for junk. Trips to the place usually end with me craving Tylenol […]

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Click here to see the article in the June Issue of Front Porch Fredericksburg.

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Article courtsey of the The Free Lance-Star.  Original article in The Free Lance Star in  2013 when Braehead Farm opened to the public. The Snead family is starting an agri-tourism business in Fredericksburg that will feature pick-your-own strawberries, a market with local produce and a venue for birthday parties. The business, called Braehead Farm, will be on a 28-acre property that has been in the Snead family since 1937. It’s off Tyler Street next to the Battlefield Industrial Park, which […]

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Phone: 540-899-9848
Fax: 540-899-9847
1130 Tyler Street
Fredericksburg, VA22401
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