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Fun mushroom farm tour for teachers and school staff – Wednesday 6/19/24@2 pm

Arlington, Texas
  • Event date:
    June 19, 2024 at 2:00 PM
  • Event end:
    June 19, 2024 at 3:30 PM
  • Size
    30

Teachers, school administrators, and other school staff – along with any family members 8+ – are invited to a special tour of Mushroom Street mushroom farm in Arlington, Texas, on June 19 at 2 pm. This 1.5 hour, indoor tour is a cool learning experience that has been a favorite of many educators in DFW. Discounts offered for educators, children 8-12 and seniors age 65+. Participants will explore the journey of mushrooms, from cultivation to consumption, highlighting the eco-friendly and health benefits of Mushroom Street’s urban farming practices. 

Mushroom farm magic

Mushroom Street Farms Urban Cultivators grows gourmet and medicinal mushrooms in an urban micro-farm with a high-tech lab located in the suburbs of Dallas/Fort Worth Texas. What started as a family COVID project has now sprouted into a full-fledged clean room, green house, and retail offerings – co-located with the family’s other business of a web design firm. Mushroom Street specializes in connecting with everyday chefs to the nuanced flavors and diverse uses of this favorite fungus.

Public tour for ages 8+

Participants will learn about the history of the farm, how mushrooms are grown, and see a variety of mushrooms in the farm’s greenhouses. You will also be able to ask questions of the mushroom farm staff, who will customize the tour to engage a the specific audience. A group of up to 30 people can be accommodated. Tour is all indoors, so no concerns about the weather.

Participants will see the growing process from spawn to mycelium to fruiting, including how this farm makes its own substrate. Pick up tips to try at home or in your classroom. You can also take home one of their variety of mushroom-powder-based spices, rubs, or dried mushrooms, along with recipe suggestions. 

Please note: The first few minutes of the experience will be dedicated to check-in and introductions. Visitors arriving more than 10 minutes after the tour start time will miss key introductory content.

TO BOOK: Select the total number of tickets, then specify the ticket types and count under “Products & Services”. Ensure the total matches your expectations before submitting request. You will be prompted to pay immediately to confirm your booking. For questions, reach to support@delveexperiences.com.

Need to entertain a crowd? Try Mushroom Street Farms cooking demonstration.

 

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  • 1 participant - EDUCATOR DISCOUNT

    Teachers, school administrators, and school staff are eligible for this discount in this special tour only. We love our teachers and want to help you have fun this summer! Please note your school and role when booking so we can confirm your discount. *Includes $5 store credit for Mushroom Street products

    $ 15.00
  • 1 participant age 13-64

    Regular price ticket for any additional adult family or friends. *Includes $5 store credit for Mushroom Street products

    $ 20.00
  • 1 participant age 8-12

    Standard child discount for any family or friends. Please note that this tour is only for children ages 8 and older.

    $ 18.00
  • 1 participant age 65+

    Standard senior discount *Includes $5 store credit for Mushroom Street products

    $ 18.00

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Mushroom Street Farms Urban Cultivators grows gourmet and medicinal mushrooms in its high-tech lab and indoor urban micro-farm in the suburbs of Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex.

The farm started as a family passion project during the COVID pandemic and has evolved into a full-fledged production facility. Mushroom Street manufactures its own grow substrate, and it specializes in wood-loving mushroom species for gourmet culinary use.

Mushroom Street staff enjoy cultivating fellow mycophiles through sharing why they love their fungi. Their experiences also focus on their high-tech approach to cultivation for culinary and homeopathic use.