OPEN Saturdays and Sundays, Thanksgiving to Christmas ~
Sat. 9:30 to 4:30 ~ Sun. 11-4
Big Red Barn Events:
Sat. Nov 28th & Dec. 5th 9:30~4:30
Boss Snowplow and Systems Control Community Childrens' Party: Dec. 12th 9:00-5:00
Questions? Call us at 906-221-1870
We also grow quality wholesale evergreen seedlings and transplants.
Visit Swanson's Evergreen Nursery!
Experience all we have
2016 Dates Coming Soon!
Come experience Christmas the way it used to be at The Big Red Barn. Charming heated barn with Santa's Loft, Candy Shack, and Gift Shop ~ all loaded with the character you'd only find at the North Pole!
The Big Red Barn is open most Saturdays (9:30am-4pm) and Sundays (11am-4pm), from Thanksgiving until December 20th.
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dates and hours.
Admission is always FREE except for the two Big Red Barn Events (below). For these two events admission is $1, but you receive a $1 token to be used at The Big Red Barn.
2015 Gift Shop Open House
November 20th & 21st
We host two special events your family shouldn't miss!
2015 Big Red Barn Events
Nov. 28th & Dec. 5th
- Choose and cut your own Christmas tree or pick one off the lot.
- Horse drawn wagon rides
- See LIVE reindeer up close - some children may get to feed them.
- Visit with Santa & his elves in the barn loft and get your picture taken with him!
Inside the “Candy Shack” you will find candies, gourmet caramel apples, jumbo holiday sugar cookies, popcorn, special Big Red Barn ornaments for a souvenir, and more.
We sell fresh bakery items - Peter's homemade donuts, pastries, 5 kinds of bread, raspberry jam, Swedish Skorpa (yes, he makes all of this!). Also available- syrups, coffees, and misc. items. We also sell Larry's homemade BBQ pulled pork, hamburgers, hot dogs, hot chocolate, apple cider, coffee, pop, bottled water.
Select a beautiful, locally-made wreath or kissing ball for a festive touch to your home.
There's always a fire burning in the fire pit, so people can warm up!