Hansen’s annual ‘Down on the Farm Breakfast’ set for Sept. 23

A youngster pictured at a previous ‘Down on the Farm Breakfast’ event held at Hansen’s Dairy in rural Hudson. SUBMITTED PHOTO

HUDSON – Come join the cows for breakfast!

Tickets are on sale now for the Hansen’s Dairy annual Down on the Farm Breakfast on Saturday, Sept. 23, at Hansen’s Dairy Tour Center, 8461 Lincoln Rd., Hudson. Enjoy a bounty of local food and farm activities during this family-friendly and traditionally sold-out event.

The farm-to-table menu includes:

French toast (Mersim’s bread, Waterloo; Hansen’s whole milk; Groothuis eggs, Nashua; Hansen’s butter; Great River Maple Syrup, Garnavillo)

Yogurt Parfait (Country View Dairy Yogurt, Hawkeye; O’Brien’s Own Granola, Center Point)

Edgewood Pork Sausage Links, Edgewood

Apples from Apples on the Avenue, Nashua

Sidecar Coffee, Waterloo, with Hansen’s heavy cream

Wilson’s Apple Cider, Iowa City

Hansen’s white and chocolate milk

Attendees must purchase tickets online at hansendairy.com/events. Tickets will not be sold in stores or at the breakfast. Limited to 200 paid tickets per seating.

There will be two serving times: 8 to 9:30 a.m. and 10 to 11:30 a.m. Please plan to arrive during your scheduled serving time, then jump on the trolley to the farm after your meal for fun activities and to see our cows and kangaroos. No matter the serving time slot, attendees may stay as long as they like or until the event ends at 12:30 p.m.