Holiday event to be held


Staff report



ARCANUM — Arcanum will showcase a new holiday event this year called “Fall into Christmas” at Brumbaugh Fruit Farm.

Brumbaugh Fruit Farm is a family run business that has been serving the community of Arcanum and Darke County since 1968.

The festive holiday event takes place on Saturday, Nov. 12 from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. The event will feature craft vendors and artisans from the local Darke County area.

The farm will be transformed into a Christmas wonderland with festive Christmas lights, holiday décor, live nativity scene and petting zoo along with Biblical characters in costume, chainsaw artist carving up unique gift ideas and live Christmas carols and music throughout the day.

Santa Claus will also be making an appearance to visit the kids from 2-5 p.m.

The event will include three food trucks for the day from Darke and Miami counties. Grumpy’s BBQ from Greenville featuring pulled pork, brisket and butterfly pork chops. Tin Roof Mobile Food from Fletcher featuring farm raised beef, pork, steak and chicken. Crème de la Crème Cakery from Arcanum featuring gourmet cupcakes, cupcake sundaes, gourmet caramel apples and deep fried desserts.

The Fun Farm will also be open for families to enjoy the many activities the farm offers including: Billy Bee’s Flight O’Fun, Storybook Forest, Monster Mountain, Grandpa’s Fun Acre, Human Hampster Wheel, Willy Worm Wagon Express, Winnie’s Cracked Corn Box and hayrides.

Admission price to the Fun Farm (optional) is $8 or save $3 when you bring three can goods for the Thanksgiving Food Drive which will be donated to the FHC Fellowship Church and Faith United Methodist Church in Arcanum.

If you are interested in becoming a craft vendor or musical entertainment please send an email to Jason Blackburn at: popscarparts@reagan.com or call 937-621-2166.

Staff report