April 27: Ag Day
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources announces Ag Day date
7:57 a.m., March 5, 2013--Ag Day, an annual tradition of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) at the University of Delaware, will be held on Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Members of the campus community, and the surrounding community, are encouraged to join the college for a day filled with music, exhibitors, great food, and fun on UD’s South Campus.
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Jan. 29: Hot Chocolate Festival
Celebrating all that the college has to offer, visitors can experience everything from bird shows to bee demonstrations, livestock exhibits, 4-H arts and crafts, farm tours, plant sales, and much more.
The event will be held at CANR’s Townsend Hall, located at 531 South College Avenue in Newark. Both admission and parking are free and the event is open to the public.
Ag Day is family friendly, however, for the safety of the live animal demonstrations, organizers ask that all pets be left at home.
Registration for exhibitors and vendors opened on March 4 and will be available on the Ag Day website. The website also features additional information, announcements, and schedules, and will be updated as the event approaches.
Article by Kelsey Schwenk
Photos by Danielle Quigley