Oxbow Saturdays

Get to know Oxbow!

Connect to your food, to the land where it’s grown, and to Oxbow’s work and mission on a fun-filled Oxbow Saturday! What can you do on an Oxbow Saturday?

  • Take a tour or workshop
  • Hike the Oxbow Trail
  • Explore the Living Playgound
  • Take a drop-in Kids’ Farm Tour
  • Shop at our certified organic Farm Stand
  • Enjoy activities hosted by our partners, and much more!

We are a King County farm located in beautiful Carnation, WA, just 25 miles from Seattle. 

COVID-19’s Impact on public gatherings and events

Due to the impact of COVID-19 in Washington State and nationwide, changes to our current Oxbow Saturday schedule and other future events may occur. We are closely monitoring the situation and will post updates to our public hours and calendar of events here on our website and on our Facebook page.

>> Read Oxbow’s COVID-19 Response  

2020 Oxbow Saturday Hours

Oxbow Saturdays are held on select Saturdays once a month from May through August.

May 9

June 13

July 18

August 8

Other special events and activities:

What’s happening on Oxbow Saturdays?

Spend the day with us exploring nature, learning about food and farming, and enjoying all that Oxbow has to offer!

  • Bring a picnic lunch and stay for the day
  • Shop for your favorite seasonal veggies at the Farm Stand (cash, check, and credit card accepted)
  • Explore the Living Playground and Kids’ Farm, and take a hike on the Oxbow Trail- all ages are welcome! 
  • Learn about gardening, native plants, birds, and beyond through workshops, tours, and activities hosted by Oxbow’s partner organizations  
  • Restoration volunteering with Oxbow’s Conservation team 
  • Gleaning for hunger relief organizations  with Oxbow’s Farm Team
  • And more!

 For details on specific weekend activities and all of Oxbow’s special events  See our master calendar of events. For directions and tips on what to bring when you visit Oxbow, click here.

Our Oxbow Saturday Partners 

Jewish Family Services 
Seattle Cucina



Oxbow Farm & Conservation Center is a nonprofit organization dedicated to building a healthy food system, caring for the land, and educating people about farming and nature. Your support helps us continue to keep our doors open to the community and work toward our mission.

Suggested donation: $5/person or $20/family

Admission donations can be made online or paid at the Farm Stand. Thank you for your support!


Admission is FREE for all Oxbow Members and CSA Shareholders (and up to 4 of their guests)!
Become an Oxbow Member | Join the CSA 

Location & visitor info

Oxbow’s Public Entrance does not have a physical address; typing our name into google maps may take you to the wrong entrance. Please carefully follow the directions/view a map for our Public Entrance on our Visitor Info page

Please note: With the exception of registered service animals, dogs are not allowed anywhere at Oxbow, including in the parking lot. We love animals, but please leave your furry friends at home. 

Become a Member for even more access to Oxbow, including special discounts on workshops and tours, exclusive events, Members-only U-Pick produce, and more!