Our Farmin’ Events SunLife – Fun Life.
A New Tradition. Explore. Experience, Learn & Celebrate
We love the slang term “Farmin.” At SunLife, you’ll find all kinds of events throughout the year that support some kind of “in.” We have Farm dishin, runnin, swingin, hikin, walkin, pickin, showin, performin, gardin, birdin, beein and artin events that will give you a farm and ranch experience you’ll want to share with others. Once you’re here, you’re a Farmin Friend Forever. Come join us in 2022.
Hay, Hike & Hammock
We become Hay, Oregon for the day with this early outdoor farm Hikin’ event. We call it our 3H event. Explore the farm trails, rest up in a hammock and experience our orchard grass field production. Learn about our Hay Call program and make a tax deductible donation of hay!
10 AM - 2 PM
JULY 16 - 17
It’s a Pickin event! Kick off our U-pick lavender season at this fun festival event. Walk the trails, enjoy the farm and cut some take home bouquets. Vendors and more!
9 AM - 2 PM
It’s a soilebration! Join us for all things dirt on the farm. Learn about soils of Central Oregon from many experts in the field. Find high desert produce and flowers available from farming vendors. Many fun things to do on the farm. Hike up an appetite on the trails and make an afternoon of it!
10 AM - 3:30 PM
High Noon Honey
It’s a Noonin event! The Bootahbees are in high production mode about this time each summer. Take the Birds and Bees Trail Tour. SunLife Tea and Honey at noon along with other goodies from our farm and local friends.
10 AM - 1 PM
Art to Soul
As a large property to farming and bee ranching, we felt it would be great to offer a day that allows people to just roam it. Learn about the farm, do some art, relax in a hammock haven at the Bootdocks and beyond. Take time out to replane your soul at the farm!
10 AM - 3 PM
Grassic Park Day
Straight through Dasher’s Canyon, you’ll hike out to Grassic Park. Experience an animal petting experience while learning about all the animals both wild and domestic that feed from Central Oregon grasses both native and cultivated. Games, walks, food, lounging and more!
10 AM - 3 PM
Run for the Honey, Pumpkin
This is one big kick off to the fall season! Our Run for the Honey races are expected to be the last trail runs of the season. The event features 5 and 10 K races and a couple of one mile fun run/walks. Food, drinks, honey, pumpkins and more from our local ag friends. It’ll be the first season of our pumpkin patch. Come Run for the Honey, Pumpkin!
8 AM - 1 PM
DECEMBER 3 - 4
Honey Holidays /Claus Festival
After our 2021 postponement of this event, we are excited to
launch this event and kick off the holiday season. Featuring our farm products, we’ll also have many vendors for early shopping, hot drinks, food, games and hikes up to the Pacific North Pole to see Polar Bear ? and of course the Santa Claus Haus!
10 AM - 3.30 PM
WOULD YOU LIKE TO VISIT SUNLIFE FARM?
BOOK/ RESERVE A TOUR
You choose the trail; we’ll tailor the visit for you. These are all walking tours so plan time accordingly.
If you want to extend your roam, all trails allow you the ability to do so.
Trails are QR scan coded in the event you don’t request a guided tour.
Prineville Chamber / SunLife Farm 2022
Perk and After Hours Schedule
Join any of our Crook County / Prineville Chamber of Commerce promotional farm events below. We’d love to see you there and introduce you to many of our community affiliated friends in attendance. A Perk Event is an early Friday morning (8:00am) on site visit to promote a chamber member business. It is streamed live to Facebook and you can expect to find coffee, juices and some morning snacks. A Chamber After Hours is held on Thursday evenings from 5:00- 7:30PM and are to promote a local business and any upcoming events. Expect beverages and snacks for these events and a chance to meet business owners and leaders from the community.
After Hours Event 5-7:30 PM
High Desert Food and Farm Alliance – Hosted by/at SunLife Farm and Ranch.
Friday Morning Perk 8:00 AM
At SunLife Farm and Ranch – Promotion of event- Flower Up and Lavenday.
Friday Morning Perk 8:00 AM
At SunLife Farm and Ranch – Promotion of events – High Noon Honey, Art to Soul and Grassic Park Day
Thursday Chamber After Hours 5-7:30PM
At SunLife Farm and Ranch – Promotion of event – Run for the Honey, Pumpkin.