125 Hill Street, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-541-3160.
The Imagine Nation Museum of Bristol will be hosting Family Farms Day at Roberts Orchards located at 125 Hill Street on Saturday, October 4th from 11am-4pm. The rain date is Sunday, October 5th. This Family Fall Event will feature activities including afternoon hayrides from 2-4pm, pumpkin decorating, face painting, hands on activities, performers and much more! The Build a Scarecrow Shindig will be taking place from 12-3pm where families are welcome to bring clothes to decorate their Scarecrow or choose from bins of clothes graciously donated by Savers of Bristol. The 13th annual Odor-Eaters Rotten Sneaker Contest will be held at 2pm where children ages 5-15 are invited to enter the zany beauty contest where a team of judges will be looking for the most worn out and smelliest pair of sneakers they can find. The winner of this regional contest will receive lots of fame, Odor-Eaters Products®, $200.00, and the Golden Sneaker Award. The winner must be able to attend the National Contest at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! in New York City on March 24, 2015. Registrations will be accepted the day of the event between 12:15- 1:30pm at Roberts Orchard. The Roberts Orchard store will be open to purchase pumpkins, as well as homemade breads, pies, and their famous apple cider donuts. The Imagine Nation Museum and Bristol Exchange Club will also have food for sale.