Currant Fest 2022

Saturday, July 23 - 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. 
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Currant Festival 2022
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"Captivator" gooseberries
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Your hosts, Jen & Kerri
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Black currrants are amazing!
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Children are welcome, with close supervision
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Black currants!!!
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For your baking and preserves
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Mila Vocal Ensemble
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Choral ensemble grounded in the harmonies of traditional Slavic and Eastern European music
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About Currant Fest 2022

Saturday, July 23, 7:00 a.m - 7:00 p.m.
21161 York Road, Hutchinson 55350
Pick your own currants and gooseberries
All berries are $7/pound, USDA-certified organic

  • $10 admission per car (no limit on number of passengers - please carpool!)

  • Live music provided by members of Mila Vocal Ensemble at 11:00 a.m. and at 12:00 noon. Mila is a professional women's choral group grounded in the harmonies of Slavic and Eastern European music. 

  • Farm Tours at 10:00 and 2:00: Meet the animals, learn about regenerative farming, and get a sneak peak of the crops to come, including облепиха!

  • Complimentary black currant iced tea and iced coffee all day long!

  • About the FRUIT: Black currants are in good supply. Several varieties of gooseberries will be ready. Red currants will be available pre-picked, possibly for you-pick. COME EARLY if you're absolutely serious about going home with quantities of beautiful fruit.

  • Traditional treats will be available for sale, with all proceeds benefitting the relief work of the Red Cross in Ukraine.

  • Wear sturdy, CLOSED-TOED shoes. Long sleeves and pants recommended.

  • Children welcome, and must remain in arm's-reach of parents or caregivers

  • Buckets provided for picking (and purchase) - bring your own containers to transport your berries home if you'd rather not purchase our buckets.

  • We have limited shade canopies and picking stools available, plus a handwashing station and ice water for refilling your water bottles. Bring a stool or camp chair if you must have one to pick comfortably.

  • Cash is preferred, and we also take Venmo, credit cards and checks.