The Loudoun County Department of Economic Development is thrilled to announce the return of the highly anticipated Spring Farm Tour, a beloved signature program showcasing the rich agricultural heritage of Loudoun County. Scheduled for Saturday May 18 and Sunday May 19, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm each day, this event promises an unforgettable exploration of over 30 farms nestled in the picturesque countryside.

From charming encounters with llamas, alpacas, and donkeys to indulging in delectable homemade ice cream at a dairy farm, the Spring Farm Tour offers a cornucopia of experiences for visitors of all ages. Featuring a diverse array of farms showcasing the finest products that Loudoun has to offer, including honey, mushrooms, traditional vegetables, garlic, and proteins, attendees will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the rich tapestry of Loudoun’s agricultural heritage.

Buddy Rizer, Executive Director of Loudoun Economic Development, expressed his enthusiasm for the event, stating, “The Spring Farm Tour holds a special place in my heart as one of my favorite events of the year. It serves as a testament to the incredible diversity of farms that call Loudoun County home. Each farm offers a unique experience, reflecting the ingenuity, passion, and dedication of our local farmers.

In addition to delightful farm experiences, each participating farm offers an educational component, providing visitors with valuable insights into agricultural practices, sustainability initiatives, and the journey from farm to table.

John Magistro, Business Development Officer of Agriculture and Business Services, emphasized the significance of connecting with local farmers, stating, “Meeting farmers and learning firsthand about where our food comes from is invaluable. The Spring Farm Tour provides a unique opportunity for attendees to forge meaningful connections with the hardworking individuals who cultivate the land and nourish our communities. Join us as we celebrate Loudoun’s agricultural bounty and the farmers who make it all possible.”

During this year’s Spring Farm Tour, Hop On, Hop Off bus tours will take participants on pre-selected routes to various farms, allowing a stress-free experience for those who wish to leave their car behind.

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