Mother’s Day carriage ride offered at Blackberry Farm

By on May 7, 2009

Blackberry Farm will feature horse-drawn carriage rides to celebrate Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 10.

“Carriage rides are a beautiful, time-honored tradition, and a wonderful way to honor Mom on her special day,” said Blackberry Farm supervisor Sandy Smith.

The carriage rides will be offered between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Each carriage ride can accommodate 15 people.

Visitors to Blackberry Farm can ride the steam-engine replica train to the Pioneer Cabin, where carriage rides will begin and end. The carriage rides will travel along the east side of Blackberry Farm past sections of Lake Gregory and Blackberry Creek.

An admission fee to get into the park is required. Entry is $4.25 for resident adults, $3.75 for resident children or seniors, $7 for nonresident adults and $6 for nonresident children or seniors.

For more information, contact Blackberry Farm at (630) 892-1550.