Farm + Fish + Flowers at Half Moon Bay

by Katie Skrzek

Jun 18, 2016

Half Moon Bay, California © Mtilghma | Dreamstime

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Half Moon Bay, Calif., entices visitors with its 25th annual Farm + Fish + Flowers Tour. Formally known as Tour des Fleurs, this year’s event is held July 23.


The tour offers the public a behind-the-scenes look at the facilities and operations of local nurseries, greenhouses, historic sites, farms and a working harbor. Many of these businesses are not normally open to the public. Professionals share helpful tips for farming and caring for flowers, as well as an overview of the history of the business.


Six different tours are available. Each tour option takes visitors to three different locations. Choose from one of the following:
Tour A

  1. Bay City Flower Company
  2. Johnston House
  3. Giusti Farms

Tour B

  1. Coastside Farmer’s Market
  2. Yerba Buena Nursery & World’s Rare Plants
  3. Half Moon Bay History Association Downtown Tour


Tour C

  1. Pillar Point Harbor
  2. Figone Nursery
  3. Miramar Farms


Tour D

  1. Rocket Farms
  2. The Heal Project
  3. Markegard Farms


Tour E

  1. Ouroboros Farms
  2. Oku Roses
  3. Harley Farms Goat Dairy

Tour F

  1. Ananda Valley Farm
  2. Harley Farms Goat Dairy
  3. PIE Ranch at Ano Nuevo Nursery


Tours cost $25. Advance purchase is necessary. Visit the website to make reservations.


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