Children’s Area

The Children’s Area at the Hoes Down is truly amazing. There are HUNDREDS of things to do, for kids of all ages. Enjoy live entertainment, play games, grind grain, pet an adorable pig, climb all over the hay fort, and splash into the dunk tank – it is all free and included in the price of admission!


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2017 Utah Phillips Family Stage Line Up

11:00 – Izzi Tooinksy: Wild Man
12:00 –
1:00 – Davis Waldorf School Fiddlers
2:00 – 
Izzi Tooinksy: Wild Man
3:00 – Sheep to Shawl Kid's Fashion Show
4:00 – 
JimBo Trout and his Fishpeople
6:00 – 
Banana Slug String Band
7:15 – A Nighttime Storywalk
8:30 – Tony y su Terremoto


Games Schedule

1:00 – 
Sack Races
2:00 – 
Three Legged Races
3:00 – Watermelon Eating Contest
3:30 – World Famous Olive Olympics
4:00 – 30th Annual Manure Pitch Off


Tipi Activities – Perfect for all ages!
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Line Up Coming Soon!



A Nighttime Storywalk – 7:15pm

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Come join us on a magical journey through the farm at sunset on Saturday’s eve. Follow the lanterns and musicians and see our harvest story unfold with a surprise at the river. Begins at the Utah Phillips Family Stage at 7:15. Don’t miss it! Great for young and old alike!


Activities
Kids (aged 0-99) have their own hands-on area with all sorts of arts and crafts, pumpkin carving,
petting zoo, ice cream churning, and more. Get wet in our water roller coaster with dunking tank; beat your time through an obstacle course made of farm found objects; climb on the towering hay fort; go on a nature walk; and then listen to a story in the tipi or on the Family Stage. Yahoo, there's so much to do!
Clay Creatures
Corn Husk Dolls
Paint-a-Pot
Flying Fox
Ice Cream Churning
Grain to Bread
Sheep to Shawl
Prayer Flags
Dunk Tank
Peas and Chaos
Gourd Painting
Hay Fort
Necklace Making


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Photographs by Trav Williams, Broken Banjo Photography