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Charles L. Bowers School Farm
1219 East Square Lake Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304

For scheduling of programs, private rentals, events, and general questions complete this request form or call 248.341.6475.

Open Visitor Center Hours

  • Tues/Thurs 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. (ice cream open 3 hours later)

Tours are available, we'd love to host you

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WELCOME TO THE VISITOR CENTER

NOW OPEN SATURDAYS, TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS

Our Visitor Center is comprised of our STORE and entry to our FARM EXPERIENCE.    The STORE includes local and farm items along with MSU Dairy Store Ice Cream for you to explore!  Our FARM EXPERIENCE allows access to the barns and wandering around the farm (with paid admission or membership).

FOR THE SAFETY OF OUR VISITORS AND OUR STAFF, THE FOLLOWING MANDATES ARE IN PLACE:

MASKS MUST BE WORN INSIDE ALL BUILDINGS, ON THE WAGON AND IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO SOCIAL DISTANCE WHILE OUTDOORS

MAINTAIN 6 FT APART AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE; OTHERWISE MAKE SURE YOU ARE WEARING YOUR MASK

WASH HANDS WITH SOAP AND WATER FOR AT LEAST 20 SECONDS THROUGHOUT YOUR VISIT AT THE FARM AND AFTER TOUCHING ANIMALS

THANK YOU!

HOURS      **Last tickets sold 30 minutes prior to closing of Farm Experience**

OPEN HOURS

  VISITOR CENTER  & FARM STORE  DAIRY STORE ICE CREAM 
Saturdays 10 am - 6 pm 10 am - 9 pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays 10 am - 4 pm 10 am - 9 pm

 

STORE

We welcome you to come and explore our store, shop, and enjoy ice cream.   Come in and explore!  Features of our store include:

  • MSU Dairy Store Ice Cream
  • Farm fresh produce (first come, first serve)
  • Farm related merchandise
  • Bowers Farm honey and other local honey
  • Local Maple syrup
  • Farm fresh eggs (coming soon as we are waiting for our new  pasture laying hens to produce) 

  

FARM EXPERIENCE

With paid admission or membership, we welcome visitors to wonder around the farm, exploring the barns and pastures as part of the Farm Experience.  Special activities are happening throughout our open hours.

Admission (daily rate):                    **Ticket sales end 30 minutes prior to close time of Farm Experience**

  • Adults & Children:   $10 per person
  • Seniors:    $9 per person 
  • Children 2 yrs and under:  Free

Membership (unlimited visits):  Please visit our MEMBERSHIP page to see more details.  CLICK HERE

 

DAILY ACTIVITIES

DATE 10a-12p, 12p-2p 2p-4p 4p-6p
Tuesday, Aug.11 Pony Decorating Chicken Experience Produce Painting CLOSED
Thursday, Aug.13 Bunny Circle Wagon Ride Blow Up Archery CLOSED
Saturday, Aug.15 Butter Making Horse Grooming Demo Beeswax Lip Balm Wagon Ride