• DAILY ACTIVITIES DURING OPEN HOURSRoasted Green Chile:Green chilies grown at the farm, roasted on site – mid Aug thru October. Peak season is September.Pumpkin Patch:Pick your own patch opens last weekend of September. Pink Pumpkins for Breast Cancer Research :Pink pumpkins for breast cancer research. Available October.Fresh Produce:Roadside produce stand features fresh product grown at the farm or from local farmers including local honey.Farm Equipment Museum:A self-guided walking tour of vintage farm equipment. Pick up guide book in gift shop. Tigges Farm past and present tractors on display. Many the youth may climb on and pretend to be farmers.Barn Quilt Gallery:A self-guided walking tour of a gallery of painted quilt blocks depicting life at Tigges Farm.The fall and spring hail storms damaged four of the quilt blocks. They may and may not be repainted by the fall of 2017.Gift Shop:Visit gift shop for fresh produce, homemade and fall décor gifts.School & Childcare Field Trips:Schedule a field trip for your school, childcare or adult care group and take advantage of pumpkin discount. Tour groups welcome.• FEATURED EVENTSPrincess and Super Hero Parties - September 30 and October 8 - 1-4pm Meet, visit, dance, sing, play games or have your photo takes with your favorite Princess or Super Hero. Come dress in costume if you like. Co-sponsored by BelleAmira Character Party and Events, Cheyenne, WY and Colorado Costume Castle, Greeley, CO.Praise Day - Gospel Trail Ministry Band - October 1, 3:00pm Featuring live country/western gospel music and song by Gospel Trail Ministry, from Briggsdale, Colorado. Leaders Mark and Connie Peterman, state, "Serving the Lord is an important aspect of our lives." They have performed throughout Colorado and received awards for their music. (free will offering) Click to listen to a sample of their music. "One Day At A Time" "Bring the Joy" "Because He Lives" Hands in Praise - American Sign Language Christian Choir - October 1, 3:00pmThe choir is sponsored by Bethel Lutheran Church and thru free will donations. Click these songs to watch videos of their signing of songs:"On Holy Ground" "Arise, My Love" Hands in Praise has performed at special events, weddings, church services, funerals and has been invited to go on tour in Tennessee. They will be performing Nov 9-15 in Tennessee at churches in Greenville, possibly Knoxville and have been invited by the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville to perform on November 13, 2017. Tigges farm congratulates them and is honored to be among those individuals and donors helping to sponsor this outreach ministry. Call 970-576-8970 if you want to know how you can do join the sponsorship team. Ask for Kathy.June the Cow - October 7-8, 14-15,Learn about dairy cows and actually try your hand at milking "June" the Cow, sponsored by the Western Dairy Association. Conestoga Wagon Rides:Ride a real Conestoga Wagon the afternoon of Saturday and Sunday the 1st, 2nd & 3rd weekends of October from 1-4pm.More about Kiowa Creek coaches …Cowboy Songs (Live Western Singing Show):Montana/Estes Park Cowboy, Vic Anderson entertains live with Ole Time Favorite Western & CowboySongs on October 14-15 & 21-22 from 1-4pm. Plan time to pick a pumpkin and sit a spell and enjoy. More about Vic Anderson Shows…• MORE ACTIVITIES AT THE FARMMilitary, Fire, Police, EMT & Teacher Appreciation Days:8th Annual recognition of active, retired and surviving families of the military. Expanded in 2017 to include those protecting us on the home front on a daily bases, plus those who mold thru education our future. October 1-15. Spin the wheel for our Thank You for serving discount.Bookmobile Story time & Crafts:Clearview Library Bookmobile will be on site the afternoon of October 7 from 1- 4 pm. Stay for story time and free crafts.More about Library activities…Costume Days:The first 35, ages 12 & under that come in costume get a free kid's meal coupon from Jason's Restaurant in Fort Collins..Need a costume? Get one here...Eye Spy Game :See how many Railroad things you can spot and receive a discount coupon at the Model Railroad Museum in Greeley. Then see how many Tigges Farm things you can spot at the Museum in October and receive a discount coupon for the farm.• ExtrasPulse of the Poudre, Chuckwagon Dinner and Show:Wednesdays, July and August - 5:30pm Doors Open at the center, 8313 West F Street, Greeley, CO . Tigges Farm is a proud partner of the Pulse of the Poudre. Enjoy good food, good old country music and learn about the legends, tales and campfire stories surrounding the chuckwagon, the Cache La Poudre river and the prairie. Tickets are available thru the Poudre Learning Center or call 970-352-1267 or email email@example.com.So God Made A Farm Wife: Download Hard CopyScavenger Hunt :Send the kids off on a scavenger hunt for some extra fun at the farm. Pick up one in the gift shop or download scavenger hunt…Auto & Motorcycle Cruise-In’s:Clubs are welcome to Cruise-In any day or add Tigges Farm on your October rally – lots of things for lots of points if they actually take time to stop for a visit.Costumes to Borrow:Looking for a costume for Halloween or any event or activity during the year? Check out Colorado Costume Castle with an inventory of 1000’s of costumes and 99% are theatrical quality. More…Livestock Producer Feed Days:November 1-15 Livestock Producers may glean the pumpkin patch for loads of pumpkins for livestock feed. Donations accepted. Please pre-schedule by calling 970-686-7225 before November 1 or 970-576-8970 after November 1. Senior, Family or Wedding Pictures :The farm has lots of picture places. Pictures may be taken early morning or late afternoon to capture the sun rays – just call 970-686-7225 or 970-576-8970 for permission. Tigges Farm Food and Drink :Several local establishment use Tigges Farm chilies in their menu. • Get a cold Wheat Chile Beer at Broken Plow Brewery, Greeley • Get a "signature" Sandwich at Cacciatore Restaurant in Fort Collins. It features a special chile sauce made from Tigges Farm "signature" Sahuaro chiles.
The farm is east of Windsor Colorado but we have customers from all of the cities around Windsor including Greeley, Loveland, Fort Collins, Wellington, Longmont. Watch for us at the Farmers Market in Windsor, Greeley and Loveland. We have roasted chilies (chiles), fresh produce, and of course, the pumpkin patch.Tigges Farm Produce12404 WCR 64 ½, Greeley, Colorado 80631Phone: 970-686-7225 (Aug-Oct only) – 970-576-8970 (year around & evening)email: info@TiggesFarm.com