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Pumpkinfest 2017 Sensory Friendly Hour

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Suffolk County Farm and Education Center

350 Yaphank Avenue

Yaphank, NY 11980

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Sensory-Friendly Hour is an event designed for guests on the autism spectrum and with other sensory processing disorders. For this event, a variety of accommodations, activities and more have been put into place to create an inclusive, welcoming and safe space for our guests who visit the Suffolk County Farm Pumpkinfest Weekend.
SPACE IS LIMITED TO FIRST 300 TICKETHOLDERS.
Your experience includes
• An early opening of the Suffolk County Farm for Sensory-Friendly guests.

The gates of Farm open at 10 am for Sensory-Friendly guests.

The gates will open at 11 am for general admission.

• A quiet area available all day at the Suffolk County Farm.
• An event map showing locations of loud sounds and locations of the day’s activities at the Suffolk County Farm.
• A social story created by the ELIJA Foundation and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County showing what families might see, hear, smell, and touch.


Helpful items to bring:
Please wear close toed shoes (Open-toed shoes will NOT be allowed in the animal areas so please dress accordingly) Water, snacks, headphones


YOU WILL HAVE TO BRING YOUR EVENTBRITE TICKET IN ORDER TO GAIN ADMISSION FOR SENSORY FRIENDLY HOUR!

ENTRY FEE WILL BE COLLECTED AT THE DOOR

$12 admission ages 3+ includes:
• Admission & parking
• Unlimited wagon rides
• Pumpkin decorating
• Corn maze

• Family games
• Live Music from “The New Students” and "The Cuomo Family Band"


Additional activities not included in admission:
• Pony Rides
• Sand Art Necklaces

Great food brought to you by:

Blondie's Bakery
• All American Wontons
• Roasted Corn
• Out of this World Pretzels
• Eat Me Drink Me
• Rolling Smoke BBQ
Farm to Truck
• Roxy's Ice Cream
Island Empanada


* PLEASE CALL 631-852-4600 WITH ANY QUESTIONS.

PLEASE LEAVE ALL PETS AT HOME

*Be smart bring your cart!*

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350 Yaphank Avenue

Yaphank, NY 11980

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