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Trax Farms is a 630 acre working fruit and vegetable farm, located 12 miles south of Pittsburgh in Finleyville, PA. They feature a seasonal farm market and bakery, a large garden shop, greenhouse, grocery and deli. Favorite seasonal events at Trax Farms include Fall Harvest Days held in September and October and the Christmas Shop and Christmas trees in November and December.

Fall Harvest Days - September 23 - October 29, 2006:


Share the harvest season with Trax Farms! Enjoy the sights and scents of fall with their large cornstalk maze, scenic hay rides and fall decorations created right at the farm. Piles of pumpkins are available at the market, or take a hay ride out to the pumpkin fields to pick your own pumpkin. There's also the Rainbow Express train ride, pony rides, pumpkin painting and a petting zoo, plus Kettle Korn, candy apples, and other fun fall food. Held every weekend through October, 10:00AM - 5:00PM.

Christmas Shop - November 11 - December 31, 2006:


Get everything you need to decorate and celebrate the holidays at the Christmas Shop at Trax Farms. Fresh cut Christmas trees and wreaths made from fresh-cut greens while you wait. Plus, ornaments, accents, permanent trees and other holiday decorating goodies. The bakery at Trax Farms has plenty of holiday baked goods too. Christmas Shop merchandise at Trax Farms is available from August through December, although live Christmas trees and greens are only available from mid-November to Christmas.

Farm Market:


The Trax Farms market has fresh fruits and vegetables year round, with homegrown produce available in the spring, summer and fall. Fresh asparagus in May, strawberries in June and black raspberries, red raspberries, blackberries and blueberries in July. July also heralds the beginning of the sweet corn season. Other homegrown summer produce available includes cantaloupe, peaches, tomatoes, beans and peppers. In the fall, there are white and red potatoes, winter squash and, of course, pumpkins.

Store, Deli and Bakery:


The country store and bakery at Trax Farms are open year-round with fresh baked breads, cookies, fudge, jams, jellies, marinades, salsa, barbeque sauce, homemade soup mixes, spices, candy and other unique gourmet foods and kitchen supplies. They can also create gift baskets for any occasion. At the deli, you can get meats and cheeses sliced to order, plus homemade bread puddings, salads and cheese spreads.

Pick Your Own:


Trax Farms offers several different pick-your-own crops, beginning with pick your own strawberries in June, blueberries in July and pick your own pumpkins during the Fall Harvest Festival in October.

Trax Farms:


528 Trax Road
Finleyville, PA 15332
(412) 835-3246
http://www.traxfarms.com

Regular Store Hours:
Monday through Saturday - 9AM to 8PM
Sunday - 9AM to 6PM
* Check the Web site for special Winter (January - early April) and Holiday hours and closures.

Directions:
12 miles south of Pittsburgh on Route 88

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