Local farm Blue Moon Acres is hosting “The Farm Roll,” a scenic bike tour of Hopewell Valley area vineyards, farms and open spaces from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 22. The ride is geared toward low-intermediate to advanced riders and offers two distances to choose from, either a 30 mile ride stopping at 8 sites, or a 15 mile tour hitting 5 sites. The ride ends with local beer, wine and food at Blue Moon Acres.
Registration begins at 8 a.m., with the tours kicking off at 9 a.m. and lasting until around 1:30 p.m. From 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Blue Moon Acres will host the after-party.
Stops and tours on the farm roll include:
- Blue Moon Acres
- John Hart’s Farm
- Watershed Nature Preserve
- Unionville Vineyard
- Fulper Farms
- North Slope Farms
- Stonybrook Meadows Farm
- Hopewell Valley Vineyards
Registration is available online at http://thefarmroll.brownpapertickets.com or at the market, 11 Willow Creek Drive in Pennington, or by phone at 609-737-8333. General tickets are $45. Children 12 and under (strong riders only, please) are $25, and children riding in a seat on an adult’s bike are free.
The event is sponsored by Jay’s Cycles 249 Nassau Street, Princeton; Flying Fish Brewery in Somerdale, NJ; Hart’s Cyclery on Route 31 in Pennington; and, Jake Herway’s NJ Bike Tours.