We are excited to offer field trips in 2022!
This year, we have many options for field trips at Hubb’s Farm AND….
We are also offering “The Traveling Farmer.” This is a good option for schools and other groups that may not permit off campus field trips. With “The Traveling Farmer” – we bring the ag education experience and fun activities to your location!
For field trip questions send us an email at email@example.com or give us a call at (910) 564-6709. You may also fill out this form and someone will be in touch with you!
Take a look below at the field trip themes we’ve hosted. We can also customize educational themes based on your needs.
Toppers’s Egg-ceptional Egg Hunt Tour
Join Topper the Bunny for an egg hunt, photos, a visit with our baby animals, and all that our Crops of Fun Play Land has to offer! Each participant also receives one free return pass for Spring Day at Hubb’s Farm.
Gem Dandy Tour
During the Gem Dandy Tour, students will learn all about gem mining and nature’s precious stones. Discussion will cover stone and rock formation and classification, the difference between a gem and a fossil, and the worldwide impact of these minerals and North Carolina’s rich gold history. Participants will venture to PayDirt Pete’s Treasure Mine, where they’ll get to shake and sift the mining rough in their sluice box and let the water uncover their own treasure. They’ll take their discoveries home in a small bag, along with an identification card for their precious finds.
Home School Days/Small Group Days
Educational classroom segments will be presented at various times; these days must be scheduled online in advance. One parent/teacher per family free.
Santa on the Farm Tour
Students will arrive at Hubb’s North Pole, where they’ll enjoy a ride on the Hubb’s Express train to view our wonderland of holiday inflatables. They will enjoy story time with Santa and explore the activities in our Crops of Fun Play Land. The tour also includes a small treat from Santa, complimentary hot chocolate and cookies, and one free return pass for Christmas on the Farm Weekend.
From Seed to Feed Tour
Students will learn all about preparing the land for crops after the winter, with focus on the different crops that are grown in Eastern North Carolina and how they help feed the world. Emphasis will be placed on the plant life cycle from seed to mature plant. Students will participate in our plant-a-seed hands-on activity and will get to take their planted seed home for further observation.
Golden Harvest Tour
What does the number 890,000 represent? In 2017, this was the recorded number of acres of corn planted and harvested in North Carolina. During Hubb’s Farm’s Golden Harvest Tour, students will learn all about corn and how it is grown, harvested and consumed. Participants will be a-maized at the byproducts derived from corn, as it is truly a harvest of gold unlike any other! We’ll also explain how a corn maze is created using GPS technology.
Pumpkin Power Tour
Is it a vegetable or a fruit? During the Pumpkin Patch Tour, students will learn all about pumpkins and how they are grown, harvested and consumed. Emphasis will be on the life cycle of the pumpkin and common vegetables, as well as the amazing fact that pumpkins are considered a nutritional powerhouse. After the class discussion, students will visit a pumpkin sensory STEM station for hands-on learning.