5380 ¾ University Drive
Irvine, California 92612
Office Phone: (949) 653-2100
Produce Stand: (949) 653-2256
Reservation Line: (714) 968-6588
Tanaka Farms in Irvine, California is a wonderful place to visit in Orange County. They have something going on all the time that your family can enjoy. They have strawberry tours, watermelon tours, a pumpkin patch in October and Christmas trees in December. Their produce stand is open all year round. The Tanaka Farms produce stand in Irvine, California sells organic and non-organic produce that is very delicious and fresh. They pick their produce in the morning so you can have the freshest produce available.
The Tanaka Farms has fun strawberry tour that your children will love. The strawberry tours run from March through June. The one-hour tour included a tractor pulled wagon ride around the Tanaka Farms in Irvine, California. You will be able to see all the fruits and vegetables that grow on their farm. They will even let you taste some of the fruits and vegetables. At the end of the tour you will get to pick your own strawberries that you can take home. During the weekday, you will need to make a reservation, but during the weekends you don’t need a reservation and they have tours at 9:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 2:30 p.m.
Watermelon Tours start in July and end in August. During the week you will need to make reservations, but on Saturday and Sundays, you do not need a reservation and the tour times are 9:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 1:00 p.m. The tour includes a wagon ride around the Tanaka Farm in Irvine, California. You will then get to taste some fresh fruits and vegetables along the ride. At the end of the Tanaka Farms tour, they will cut up some fresh melons and watermelon for you to try and you get to pick your own watermelon that you can take home.
In October you can enjoy the Tanaka Farms pumpkin patch in Irvine, California. There is no admission charge, but you will have to pay for the activities that go on during this time. The cost of a wagon ride is $5.00 per person (children ages 2 and under are free) and the petting zoo is $3.00 per person (children ages 2 and under are free). Prices are subject to change. You can pick your own vegetables, which Tanaka Farms sells them by the pound.
In December Tanaka Farms has the finest Christmas trees. Some of them include the noble firs, grand firs, and Douglas firs. They have a guarantee on their trees that it will last through Christmas or they will replace it free of charge. Now that is a way to buy a tree. Tanaka Farms in Irvine, California also has wreaths, poinsettias, Christmas lights, cedar garland, and much more that you can purchase on their beautiful farm.
Tanaka Farms in Irvine has a great produce stand that is open all year round. The produce stand has summer weekday hours of 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and summer weekend hours of 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. During the winter, they have hours everyday from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tanaka Farms in Irvine, California has just announced a new tour. They are calling it the “Tanaka Farms Cookout Tour”. In this tour you will see their beautiful farm, pick your own vegetables and then you get to prepare the vegetables that you picked to be put on their BBQ to be cooked. After the cookout, you can enjoy desert by picking and eating some strawberries right out of their strawberry field. The tours will be running every Saturday from June 13, 2009 through August 29, 2009. The times will be at 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 12:00 p.m. Reservations must be made by email to Tanaka Farms at email@example.com. The costs are $15.00 per person and ages 2 and under are free. The cost includes the vegetables, tofu, bottled water, and strawberries for desert.
*All times for the tours and prices are subject to change.