Pumpkin Festival

Open Wednesday to Saturday Sept 28 - Oct. 26, 2019 10am to 6pm

 

Wednesday & Thursday 10am to 6pm – No Farm Admission fee; all activities are pay-as-you-go

 

Friday & Saturday 10am to 6pm -  Farm Admission Fees apply

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Friday & Saturday Farm Admission Wristbands Include:

 

6 ACRE BARNYARD MYSTERY CORN MAZE-  Our maze is never haunted and is always fun!   Which Farm Animal Kidnapped Farmer Bill?  It is a Mystery!!  Played like the board game CLUE, players take a Clue Sheet and find the answers to the mystery.  We have 7 farm animal suspects, 7 farm weapons, and 7 places on the farm the kidnapping could have taken place!  Find all the clues and win a candy!

 

FarmLAND – a giant playground of farm fun intended for 'kids' from age 5 to 99!

     -  Straw Stack and Double Barrel slides

     - Tire Mountain and 70’  Slide

     - Pedal Go-Kart Track

     - Giant Straw Bale Tractor

     - Farm Scramble obstacle course

     - steer roping

     - Giant Jenga

     - Pumpkin Tetherball

     - Pumpkin Tic-Tac-Toe and Checkers

 

LITTLE FARMERS -  (for ages 4 and under only) This is a smaller, slower paced play area for the littles.

     - Little Farmers Tractor Go-kart Track

     - Small Straw Bale Tractor

     - Small Straw Stack

     - Little Corn Crib

     - Piggy Tire Climb

     - Dress the Scarecrow

 

ANIMAL FARM - enjoy meeting cattle, pigs, chickens and goats up close!

 

BARNYARD TRAIN RIDES – ages 3 to 12 unlimited rides,  ($3 per ride for 2 yrs old who do not pay to get into the farm)

 

FIRE PIT AND MARSHMALLOWS

 Farm wide APPLE SCAVENGER HUNT game - pick up a clue sheet, find all the clues and show your clue sheet for a candy at the Farm Store or the Snack Shack

  FAIRY TALE TRAIL - The Three Little Racing Pigs - follow the trail through the cherry orchard and read about the Three Little Racing Pigs and the Big Fast Wolf and their harvest race.  We also have plush pigs and storybooks of this story available for purchase in the Farm Store.

 

HAYRIDE SHUTTLE - runs all day between our Berry Park (where our Farm Store, BBQ, playground and donuts are) and our Fall Park (where our squeeze-your-own-cider, pumpkin patch, corn maze, apple slingshots, and FarmLand & Little Farmers play areas are).

 

Use of two beautiful PARKS with PICNIC TABLES, TIRE SWING, PUMPKIN CORNHOLE (NEW), and two wonderful PLAYGROUNDS with swings, tree fort, old tractors and a big tire caterpillar.

 

CLOWN SHOW with BigTop the Clown - Saturdays 1pm (except Oct 5) in our Fall Park.  1:30 to 4pm get a balloon creation for your child (donations encouraged!).  BigTop is a former Ringling Brothers Circus Clown from Kennewick, WA and is available for YOUR event or party.  www.bigtoptheclown.com

 

Besides covering all the above activities, your farm admission greatly helps in covering the large overhead involved in running a festival of this size.  Including parking attendants, staff, garbage service, port-a-potty rental/cleaning, grounds maintenance, repaires and many other overhead expenses! Thanks for understanding!

 

Wednesday & Thursday:

There is no fee to walk in the gate on these days.  HOWEVER, some activities will have a fee to enjoy them and some will not be available.  For a complete list of the activities on the farm and what is available midweek, along with their costs, see our Activities page.

 

NOT included in Farm Admission...

Activities:

APPLE SLINGSHOTS – small bucket $3, Large Bucket $6

UPICK APPLES - (by the pound) If you haven't tasted an apple fresh from the tree than you've never truly experienced an apple.  You won't want to miss the fun and freshness of picking crisp, yummy apples right from the tree!

UPICK PUMPKIN PATCH – Pumpkins and Squash sold by the pound, piece or bucket.

SQUEEZE-YOUR-OWN APPLE CIDER- $23 for a lug of apples and 3 jugs to make 3 gallons of cider.

 

Food:

 

Fresh Hot PUMPKIN DONUTS  $10/dozen

 

HARD ICE CREAM and Fresh baked pies with or without ice cream in our Farm Store

 

Berry Park BBQ  w/ Full BBQ with Burgers, Hot Dogs, BBQ chicken sandwiches, fries, chili, and cold and hot refreshments as well as fresh baked cookies, candy and more

 

Fall Park Concessions:  chips, Hard Ice Cream, Caramel Apples, fresh baked cookies and candy.

 

Farm Store – Fresh farm produce, fresh made frozen take-n-bake Pies, frozen farm berries, farm souveniers, kids toys, gourmet local and northwest food products, Milkhouse Candles, home décor and gift for sale.

 

 

October  Schedule

Saturday Sept 28

      Opening Day for the Pumpkin Patch

      1 pm  Clown Show with BigTop the Clown (Fall Park) - balloon animals following show until 4pm

                BigTop is a former Ringling Brothers Circus clown.

 

Friday/Sat  Oct 4/5

      Emergency Services Day - show your current badge or ID for a free donut!

 

 Saturday Oct 12

      1 pm  Clown Show with BigTop the Clown (Fall Park) - balloon animals following show until 4pm

 

Friday/Sat Oct 18/19
          Military Appreciation Day: show military ID for a FREE carving pumpkin

 

Saturday Oct 19
         1 pm  Clown Show with Big Top the Clown (Fall Park) - balloon animals following show until 4pm

 

 Saturday Oct 26
         Scouts Day at the Farm: wear your scout uniform and get a FREE carving pumpkin

      11:30am  Old-Fashioned Pumpkin Games in the Berry Park- all ages, win donuts!

      Noon to 2pm - Tri-Cities Steel Band Association Marimba Bands

      1 pm Clown Show with Big Top the Clown (Fall Park) - balloon animals following show until 4pm

 

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