2020 Calendar of Events

storic Oak View hosts a number of special events throughout the year. This is a list of events for 2020. For event information, click on the event in the calendar above or follow us on Facebook for more updates. If you have any questions about any of these events, call the main park office at 919-250-1013.


2/1/20–4/30/20: "Art at the Farm" Exhibit. Enjoy artwork created by young participants in Oak View's "Art at the Farm" programs in January. The exhibit will be on display inside the Farm History Center during regular business hours.

5/16/20: Barnyard Birthday Bash (10 a.m.–noon) Come celebrate our goats' birthdays with us! Enjoy games, activities and, of course, cake! Canceled for 2020, check back in 2021!

9/26/20: Storytelling Festival (11 a.m.–4 p.m.) Enjoy a day at the park and listen to stories from professional storytellers. Canceled for 2020, check back in 2021!

10/3/20: Oak View Farm Fest (10 a.m.–4 p.m.) Take a step back in time and celebrate Farm Life at Oak View! Previously known as Heritage Day, Oak View Farm Fest features farm animals, antique farm equipment, historic crafts, live music, horse-drawn carriage rides, and cane pole fishing. Canceled for 2020, check back in 2021!

11/1/20–11/30/20: Pecan Pickin' Month (Mondays–Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sundays, 1–5 p.m.) Come on out to harvest a small bag of pecans from our grove.

12/1/20–12/20/20: Christmas at Oak View Farm (times vary) Daily guided tours of holiday decorations from five eras in Oak View's history. Check our website for more details (online registration required).

12/5/20: Sleigh Rides and Cider (5–7:30 p.m.) Kick off your holiday season with horse-drawn carriage rides, hot apple cider, live music, handmade crafts, holiday activities, and, of course, Ole Saint Nick! Canceled for 2020, check back in 2021!