Events

Get to know Oxbow!

Oxbow holds a variety of events throughout the year that connect to your food, to the land where it’s grown, and to our work and mission! During most events you can:

  • Hike our trails along the oxbow lake and farm fields
  • Explore the Living Playground
  • Enjoy activities and tours
  • Bring a picnic 
  • Shop the Farm Stand
  • Watch for wildlife like birds, frogs, native pollinator insects, and mammals

Some events may require pre-registration – details are listed below and on our Calendar.

We are a King County farm located in beautiful Carnation, WA, just 25 miles from Seattle. See below for directions!


2021 Monthly Events

Saturday, March 27, 2021
10AM-3PM

The Birds of Oxbow

Birding Tours, kids’ activities, and trail walks. Food available for purchase. The Farm Stand will be open!

Cost: FREE! Please pre-register here.

Saturday, April 17, 2021
10AM-3PM

Bat Appreciation Day

Enjoy bat-themed activities, explore the living playground, tours of the native plant nursery, and trail walks. Food available for purchase. The Farm Stand will be open!

Cost: FREE! Please pre-register here

Sunday, May 9, 2021
10AM-4PM

Take a planting workshop, kids’ gardening activities, trail walks, live music, food available for purchase. The Farm Stand will be open!

Tickets go on sale in April. More info coming soon!

More 2021 events coming soon!


Other special events and activities:


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 event 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  


welcome signLocation & visitor info

Oxbow’s Public Entrance is located at 10819 Carnation-Duvall Rd, Carnation, WA, 98014. Look for a large “Welcome to Oxbow” sign marking the turn for the driveway. Note: 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!