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Dairy Fest MOOOOOOOOVES into the Swiftel Center June 2 to kick off June Dairy Month. This FREE event will feature carnival games, live animals, inflatable bounce houses, and tons of other awesome activities!
Free SDSU Ice Cream is provided by: Bobcat of Brookings and Dacotah Bank.
Calling all parents! Wake up with free coffee and creamer provided by: Farmers Implement & Irrigation and Pioneer.
Head out to tour Old Tree Farm with round-trip transportation provided including handicap accessible seating. While at the farm, enjoy a free grilled cheese sandwich lunch provided by: Howalt+McDowell Insurance, Midwest Dairy Association, and Van Kooten Ag Service.
DAIRY FEST CARNIVAL
10:00AM – 1:30PM | Swiftel Center
- Kids Carnival Games & Prizes
- Live Cows and Calves
- Inflatable Bounce Houses
- Corn & Soybean Box with Farm Toys
- SDSU Ice Cream
- Cheese Samples
- Straw Bale Maze
- Cooking Demo by Kayla Aman | HyVee Registered Dietitian
- Moo Cow Barn Dance
- Meet A Dairy Farmer and so much more!
SDSU DAVIS DAIRY PLANT TOUR
10:00AM - 11:00AM
Take a tour of the SDSU Davis Dairy Plant and see where the famous SDSU ice cream and cheese are made! Buses will run from the Swiftel Center to the Davis Dairy Plant starting at 10:00AM until 11:00AM. Buses will run every 20 minutes.
DAIRY FARM TOUR AND LUNCH ON THE FARM
11:00AM - 1:30PM
Old Tree Farms: 46318 214th Street Volga, SD 57071
See firsthand the day-to-day activities on a modern day dairy farm along with FREE grilled cheese lunch on the farm! Buses will leave from the Swiftel Center starting at 11:00AM and run every half hour from the Swiftel Center to the farm.
***Handicap busing is available for plant and farm tours***