Visit! Santa is Coming!


Braehead Farm is open every day, year-round! 

Beginning Sunday November 5, 2023 through March 9, 2024, our Winter hours are 9am-5pm daily.  The farm will close early on Christmas Eve at 1pm, Closed Christmas Day, and Closed on New Years Day.

Spring through Fall hours are daily 9am-6pm beginning on March 10, 2024. 

We are open rain or shine.  NEVER NEED A RESERVATION!  There is no admission fee to the front pick your own fields, just pay for what you pick!  We still have lots of pie pumpkins, and winter squashes!   Variety of leafy greens and veggies.  

Go to our crops page:  Pick Your Own – Braehead Farm

The Braehead Farm Market, Lunch Kitchen, and Family Playgrounds is open year round!  You can purchase seasonal produce already picked or pick your own!   Enjoy ice cream!  Shop for beef, pork, dairy products and bakery products!    Jams, relishes and pickles!  Local Honey!  And…so much more!

*Daily Play in The Family Playgrounds – no reservation needed.  The daily admission is $6.00 per person, children and adults.  Age 2 and under are always free.    You pay this admission in the market when you arrive.  You can visit the farm animals, play in the hay barn, play equipment and picnic.  We also offer a Seasonal Pass for unlimited visits during the 6 month pass dates.  It is $25.00 per person, age 2 and under free.   The Fall Winter goes from September through February!  March through Labor Day is our Spring and Summer Pass.  See a cashier for details.




DECEMBER 2, 3, 9, and 10, 2023

Santa will be waiting for you in The Red Shed from 9:30 am-12:30 pm & 1:30 pm-4:30 pm (Santa takes a break between 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm.)  We will do our best to get everyone who arrives between 12:00pm and  12:30pm, in to see Santa before his break at 12:30 pm depending on the amount of guests waiting.  The staff will be able to inform you as you arrive.

Play in the Family Playgrounds and visit the animals – open 9am-5pm

Santa will be in The Red Shed sitting in his BIG HAY CHAIR, waiting for you to visit him from 9:30 -12:30 and 1:30 – 4:30.  No waiting in line! Go play until your number is shown on the screen!

Receive a special ticket from Santa!  Make Snowman Soup!  Make a marshmallow snowman and roast marshmallows in the fire pits! 

Play in the Family Playgrounds! 

FEE:  $14.00 per person, 2 & under free (The everyday, year round fee to the Family Playgrounds is always $6.00 per person, age 2 and under free.  TO ENTER the RED SHED for the SANTA EVENT the additional fee would be $8.00 per person, age 2 and under free.)

2023 Fall and Winter Season Pass holders only pay the $8.00 event fee!  Bring your cameras! (no professional photographer on site)

Purchase fresh baked cookies, gingerbread men, coffee & cocoa! Shop in the Market for Christmas!

The Braehead Farm Kitchen will be open for lunch too!   



Christmas is coming!   Let us do the baking for you!  

    • Feel free to call the Market and pre-order for pies, cakes, muffins, cookies, dairy items,  for a pickup!  Let us make that special occasion dinner dessert PIE or sliceable LOAF CAKE for you!  Call the Braehead Market at 540-899-984805481bakenjoy
    • PIES: Apple, Dutch Apple, Caramel Apple Nut,  Blackberry, Blueberry, Cherry, Coconut Custard, Peach, Fruits of the Forest, Strawberry Rhubarb.  Seasonal pies: Pecan, Pumpkin, and Sweet Potato.
      • SLICEABLE LOAF CAKES: Apple Caramel, Blueberry, Cinnamon Burst, Banana Nut, Cranberry Orange Nut, Zucchini Nut, Pumpkin, Triple Berry, Peach Melba, Triple Berry Loaf and French Vanilla!
    • COOKIES: Chocolate Chunk, Double Chocolate Chunk, Sugar Cookie, Oatmeal Raisin, Ginger Molasses, M & M, Smore’s, snickerdoodle, coconut pecan.  GINGERBREAD MEN BY THE EACH OR BY THE HALF DOZEN OR DOZEN!
    • MUFFINS: Peach, Cranberry Orange Nut, Chocolate Chip, Double Chocolate with chips, Pumpkin, Blueberry, Banana Nut, Lemon Poppyseed, Rum Butter.
Braehead Farm Market!
Shop for Farm Fresh Dairy, eggs, meats, bacon, jams, peanut butters, peanuts, fudge, bakery items and more in the Braehead Farm Market

Rental Barns for parties and events!  See our Birthday party page!

The Braehead Farm Lunch Kitchen is open weekdays from 11am-2pm and weekends from 11am-4pm.  You can picnic beside the market or in the Family Playgrounds if you have paid admission.  We do have limited table spaces inside the market for lunch and ice cream.

View our current menu:  click this link…

Braehead Farm Lunch Kitchen | Braehead Farm


Contact Us

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