Berry Good Farms Weekend Festival


Berry Good Farms Weekend Festival

April 8-11, 2021
NFSSE Campus

The Reimagined Berry Good Farms Weekend Festival 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 four day fundraising event will allow guests to safely enjoy the NFSSE campus highlighting the exquisite Delores Barr Weaver Therapeutic Equestrian Center.

Farm to Family

MOO-vie on the Farm

Thursday, April 8 and Friday, April 9, 2021
4 to 8 p.m.
These family-friendly evenings for our lower and upper school families feature a movie on the farm, photo ops, yummy food, and our very own farm animals. Lower school students will move on over on Thursday, April 8 and upper school students and postgraduates will saddle up on Friday, April 9.


Concert on the Farm

Saturday, April 10, 2021
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 buckets of beer.


Dinner on the Farm

Sunday, April 11, 2021
5 to 8 p.m.
This signature event will feature local restaurateurs Black Sheep Group and Restaurant Orsay, together with Berry Good Farm’s culinary team. Enjoy a farm-to-table dinner, paired with fine wine, and prepared by transition and postgraduate students. Entertainment by Dustin Bradley Music.

Dinner on the Farm is sold out. Please contact Jessica Waugaman to be placed on the waiting list.

Event Sponsorship Opportunities

For more information on reservations, sponsorships or volunteer opportunities please contact Jessica Waugaman, Director of Advancement at 904-724-8323 ext. 1080.

Festival Sponsors

Title Sponsor

J. Wayne Weaver in honor of Delores Barr Weaver

Festival Partner

Farm Partner

Jill and Charlie Arnold
Sarah and Bert Brown
Jacksonville Jaguars
New York Life, Bethene and Todd Middleton
Tucker Sadler Architects and Clay Eye Physicians and Surgeons
The Players
Ring Power
Publix Charities

Barnyard Sponsors

Auld and White Constructors, LLC
Dr. and Mrs. Matthew Bargas
Matthew Clark & Mac Bracewell
Stephanie and Tim Cost
Don Poag
J.E. Abercrombie, Inc. 
Sally and Chris Hazelip

Horseshoe Sponsors

Edwards and Cavendish Dentistry 
Down Syndrome Association of Jacksonville
Jim and Tabitha Furyk Foundation
General Truck Equipment and Trailer Supplies, Inc.
Beth and Dale Mueller
Murphy Anderson Law
Namey Financial Group

Harvest Sponsors

PQH Group Design, Inc.

Saddle Up Sponsors

Blaszkiewicz Family

Farm Friend Sponsors

Harvey Family

Media Sponsors

Jacksonville Aviation Authority
Sight & Sound Productions

Spirits Sponsors

Manifest Distilling