Berry Good Farms Weekend Festival

Berry Good Farms Weekend Festival

April 1-2, 2023
NFSSE Campus

Guest chefs will dish up a culinary weekend filled with live music, delicious food, entertainment, and a celebration of the NFSSE community. Equally fun and innovative, the two-day fundraising event will allow guests to enjoy the NFSSE campus highlighting the exquisite Delores Barr Weaver Therapeutic Equestrian Center.

Concert on the Farm

Saturday, April 1, 2023
2 to 6 p.m.
This rocking new event will be located in the spacious riding arena at the school’s new Delores Barr Weaver Therapeutic Equestrian Center. Guests will listen to the music of The Band Be Easy while enjoying beer, specialty cocktails, and wine. Don’t forget your stadium chairs or blanket to sit on!

Attire is casual with closed toe shoes…or cowboy boots!

Dinner on the Farm

Sunday, April 2, 2023
4 to 7 p.m.
This signature event will feature local restaurateurs together with Berry Good Farm’s culinary team. Enjoy a farm-to-table dinner, paired with fine wine.

Complimentary valet parking. Self-parking available along any side street.

Attire is dressy casual.


Event Sponsorship Opportunities

For more information on reservations, sponsorships or volunteer opportunities please contact Kit Thomas at


  2022 Festival Sponsors

Title Sponsor

Nancy and Gary Chartrand
Chartrand Family Foundation 

Community Partner

The DuBow Family Foundation
Christie and Kent Stermon

Festival Partner

The Granzow Family

Farm Partners

Jackie and Matthew Bargas
Sarah and Bert Brown
Sally and Chris Hazelip
Florida Blue Support
Patriot Transportation




Barnyard Sponsors

Terri Bennett
Sheila and Claude Collier
Goodwill Industries
Tim and Stephanie Cost, Jacksonville University
Ann Sory and Lee Meadows

Horseshoe Sponsors

Sally Anne and Scott Brown
Karen and David Prewitt
Greg Landwirth and Rebecca Landwirth

Table Sponsors

Tom and Melanie Bevill
Lee and Lynn Bledsoe
Mary and Bruce Bower
Sarah and Tim Crass
Karen and Mark Darr
Katie and Tom Dumphy
Michelle and Tucker Gilliam
Fran and Mark Hickinbotham
Hinson Companies
Ann and John Macdonald
General Truck Equipment & Trailer Supplies Inc
Live Oak Contracting
Namey Financial Group
Rebecca and Matthew Nelson
Kathryn and John Peyton
Entrice and Marcus Rowe
Anthony Jones and Tammy Spriggs
Suzanne Hendrix Design
Kit and Corky Thomas
Linda and Ray Van Landingham

Six Pack Sponsors

Will’s Meme
Carolyn Williams

Thank You to our Partners

Tabouleh Cafe