october - octobre, 2021

02oct10:00 am2:00 pmAutumn @ The ArboretumInaugural Autumn event featuring the Great Glass Pumpkin Patch10:00 am - 2:00 pm Event Organized By: Friends of the Central Experimental Farm

Event Details

WHEN: Saturday October 2, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. RAIN OR SHINE

WHERE: Next to Building 72 in the Arboretum at the Central Experimental Farm, east of the Prince of Wales roundabout


    • Join us on the grounds of the Arboretum, just north of Building 72, for family-friendly events and activities.
    • This inaugural Autumn event will feature the Great Glass Pumpkin Patch, with beautiful glass pumpkins on display, courtesy of the Ottawa Glassblowing Cooperative. Various pumpkins will be available for purchase.
    • Further information about the Great Glass Pumpkin Patch can be found at ottawaglassblowing.ca
    • All activities will be in compliance with COVID-19 restrictions and public health measures in place at the time of the event.

COST: Free admission

INFO: Email info@friendsofthefarm.ca or call 613-230-3276 during our office hours.



(Saturday) 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Friends of the Central Experimental FarmThe Friends of the Central Experimental Farm (FCEF) preserve, protect, maintain and enhance the Dominion Arboretum, the Ornamental Gardens and other public areas of the Farm, in partnership with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, for the educational benefit and enjoyment of the public; and promote the Farm’s historical significance.info@friendsofthefarm.ca