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Barnyard Buddies Program

This fun program was designed for kids age 2-8 who have an interest in farm life and a love of outdoors. Each week has it’s own farm theme (see below). We’ll start each session by learning about our topic through the reading of a book, we’ll do a hands-on activity, and we’ll pick some berries to take home. THE BARNYARD BUDDIES PROGRAM IS AVAILABLE AT OUR WASHINGTON LOCATION ONLY.

Additional Information:

WHEN: Sessions are offered on Friday mornings from 9:30 – 10:30.
 Class meets at VonThun’s Farm Market, 438 Route 57 West, Washington, NJ (between Tractor Supply & Warren Co. College) and will move outdoors
TO REGISTER: Register in the farm market. Registration starts 15 minutes prior to the start of the program.
CLASS TYPE: For kids!
AUDIENCE: Kids who love outdoors. Parents must accompany their children for the entire program.
THINGS TO BRING: Water bottle, sunscreen or hat, chair, towel or mat to sit on for story time.
COST: $10 per child per session
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Email Cindy@VonThunFarms.com

Weekly Themes:

June 27 … Berries
July 6 … Pigs
July 13 … Cows
July 20 … Bees & Bugs
July 27 … Goats
August 3 … Corn
August 10 … Donkeys
August 17 … Sheep
August 24 … Ponies
August 31 … Chickens
Themes for September & October classes are TBA

Strawberry FunDays

Join us at our Washington, NJ location for some springtime FUN on the farm!
Pick strawberries, visit with the farm animals, & spend some time in our new activity area!

WHEN: Saturday & Sunday, June 16 & 17
TIME: Farm market & u-pick fields are open 9am to 6pm, the activity area is open 10am to 5pm
WHERE: VonThun Farms, 438 Route 57 West, Washington, NJ 07882
PRICE: Pick your own strawberries are $3.59 per pound. Our activity area is $7.99 per person… the one price admission allows you to stay a little longer & play a little harder. The price includes a wristband to enter the activity area and is for adults as well as children. (The activities are for parents too … not just kids!!)
ACTIVITIES/ATTRACTIONS INCLUDE: A hayride around the farm, Farmstead Checkers, Rubber Duck Races, Pedal Karts, Barnyard Bouncers, Junior Pedal Karts, Corn Hole, Barnyard Basketball, Photo Ops, Bee Barn, Sand Diggers, & Rocking Horses.
MORE INFO: Cindy@VonThunFarms.com or call 732.986.6816


Our annual Strawberry Festival will be held Saturday & Sunday, June 9 & 10 at the farm in South Brunswick. Get the details!

FarmFit Boot Camp

Tired of working out in a gym on a beautiful day? Tired of the same old work out routine? Join us on the farm for a fun, creative, 45 minute outdoor fitness session! Swap the traditional weights and treadmill for our unique outdoor boot camp style program in Warren County using farm-based props including hay bales, benches, tractor tires, and bags of livestock feed.

  • Exercise among the beauty of our Warren County farm
  • Work out with items found on NJ farms … hay bales, buckets, benches, feed bags, and more!
  • Exercises improve endurance and strength
  • Every class ends with core strength and stretching. Our health and fitness coach helps develop a routine for each individual. Individual challenge levels will be determined by experience and ability.

Additional Information:

WHEN: Sessions are offered twice per week: Wednesdays 5:45pm and Saturdays 8am
 Class meets at VonThun’s Farm Market, 438 Route 57 West, Washington, NJ (between Tractor Supply & Warren Co. College) and will move to our fitness area behind the market
CLASS TYPE: Boot camp, core training, flexibility/balance, group exercise
AUDIENCE: Fitness enthusiasts
WHAT WE SUPPLY: Hay bales, buckets, rocks, wheel barrows, stretch bands, GRAVITY!
THINGS TO BRING: Water bottle, towel or mat
COST: $15 walk-in or $135 for a 10 class punch card
INSTRUCTOR: Kristie VonThun
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Email Kristie@VonThunFarms.com