Unknowingly, spring is right around at London Heritage Farm. Have a stroll around the Farmhouse and Heritage Gardens, you will find budding plants and blooming early spring flowers. Walk further to the West Lawn and where the Pond is located, you may find some ducklings playing on the water. This weekend is a perfect time to come by and have a feel of the peaceful early spring scenes around London Heritage Farm. Remember to drop by the Tea Room to enjoy a relaxing full tea. Tea Room and Gift Shop are open on weekends from 12 to 5 pm. If you come by Dyke Road, look for the new signs at the gate.
Bring your “sweetie” in for tea will be a lovely way to celebrate on Valentine’s Day. There will be some special goodies ready for you on Valentine’s Day Tea this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, 13th and 14th February, from 12 to 5 pm in the Tea Room at London Heritage Farm. After tea, you can stroll around the Heritage Gardens with your “sweetie” to enjoy the scene of early Spring.
After a month long break, the Museum, Gift Shop and Tea Room at the London Farmhouse will re-open to public every weekend, Saturday and Sunday from 12 to 5 pm starting on February 6 and 7.
Coincide with the re-opening is the Chinese New Year Tea this coming weekend from 12 to 5 pm at the Tea Room to celebrate arrival of the Year of the Monkey. As a tradition, the Tea Room will be decorated in red and with big lanterns and fortune paper cutouts.
Come with family and friends to have a feel of the Chinese tradition. Kids joining the Chinese New Year Tea will receive a surprise “Lai See” red packet.
Come and have a feel of the holiday spirit at London Heritage Farm in the night time. With the help of our dedicated volunteers, London Heritage Farm has put on its Christmas light display around the historic Farmhouse and Spraggs Barn.
Here are some very nice night view photos taken by Derek Applegarth, our volunteer who has spent some hours in the evening to capture the festive and colorful night scenes of London Heritage Farm.
Another way to enjoy the holiday spirit is to have a Christmas Tea with your family and friends in our Tea Room over the weekends when live Christmas music will be played. Here is the schedule of our Christmas music program.
Nov 28, Saturday, 2 pm – Sharon – piano
Nov 29, Sunday, 1-2 pm – Roland & Emma, guitars
Dec 5, Saturday, 12-1 pm – Pratima, piano
Dec 6, Sunday, 2-3 pm – Sharon, piano
Dec 6, Sunday, 3:30-4:30 pm – Roland & Emma, guitars
Dec 12, Saturday, 12-1 pm – Pratima, piano
Dec 13, Sunday, 2 pm – Sharon, piano
Dec 20, Sunday, 2 pm – Sharon, piano