2010-05-27 / About Town

Free day for all at Watson Farm June 5

Watson Farm, one of Historic New England’s working farms, will be open free to the public on Saturday, June 5, from 1 to 5 p.m. All of Historic New England’s 36 properties will be open free to the public on that day.

Watson Farm will host a special tour and music in the barnyard to celebrate the day.

Farm Manager Don Minto will lead a guided tour of the extensive grasslands overlooking Narragansett Bay at 1:30 p.m., highlighting the heritage Red Devon Cattle and the farm’s flock of sheep.

Music in the barnyard will begin at 3:30 p.m., featuring live music from the local band “Saddle up the Chicken.”

Call 423-0005 or e-mail watsonfarm1796@ yahoo.com for more information.

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