Fall Fun at the Farm
Who's getting excited about Fall in the city? If you're looking for an authentic fall harvest experience, head to a farm. You can pick the perfect pumpkin, go on a hayride, ride a pony or meet farm animals, and even get lost in a huge corn maze at a farm right here in the Greater Toronto Area.
Here's where you can find good old-fashioned family fun down on the farm!
Brooks Farms Fall Fun Festival
122 Ashworth Road, Mount Albert, ON - 905-473-3920
The farm's harvest celebrations are packed with fun seasonal activities for kids, including a Pumpkin Cannon Show, farm animals, Sue Wee Pig Races, Bouncing Ponies, duck races, Straw Pyramids & Jumps, zip lines, a corn maze, great food and much more. Come out and enjoy the beautiful autumn season Brooks Farms style! You can also pick your own pumpkins.
Harvest Festival at Forsythe Family Farms
Forsythe Family Farms
1025 Cragg Road, Uxbridge, ON - 905-887-1087
The Harvest Festival takes place each October weekend from Thanksgiving weekend until Halloween with lots of festive fun. Enjoy a Barnyard Adventure playground, see the farm animals, get lost in a 2 acre corn maze, enjoy a Funky Pumpkin activity, play train and tractor, and more! Pick-your-own Pumpkins is available through October and the farm has plenty of pumpkins now available!
Pumpkinland and Harvest Festival at Whittamore's Farm
8100 Steeles Ave. East, Markham, ON - 905-294-3275
Join in the family fun and experience the majesty of the autumn season at Pumpkinland and Harvest Festival Weekends which run in September through to Halloween. Choose from thousands of pumpkins and become a kid again as you chase your children through a Corn Maze and ride with them on a Wagon through the Spooky Forest. Enjoy the best of fall time entertainment around as Farmer Frank shoots and catapults pumpkins to unbelievable lengths at the Pumpkin Cannon Show on the weekends and Thanksgiving Monday. Kids will love the two-storey Tree Fort and Slide, along with the Chicken Show, Tractor Track, Spider Web Climb and more!
Other Farm Fun to Explore:
Andrews Scenic Acres
R.R. 5 - 9365 10th Sideroad, Milton - 905-878-5807
Visit the gently haunted forest, straw jump, and corn maze. There is a nominal $4.00 per person to visit these attractions, thought the entrance to the farm market and winery is free. Their number one Fall attraction continues to be the wagon ride to the pumpkin field where everyone can select their favourite pumpkin. Activities continue through to October 31.
9528 Hwy 25, Halton Hills - 905-878-2725
Chudleigh's is a fun farm... where kids of all ages can enjoy an outdoor country experience with the family! The farm is open until the end of October. The farm is best known for its apple picking but has evolved beyond "pick your own fruit" to include a children’s play area, a retail store, tractor wagon rides, and a nature trail.
13682 Heartlake Road, Caledon - 905-838-2990
Ready to bring in the fall season with some major fall fun? Head out to the farm for the annual celebration of Fall! There is so much fun in store for you from plump pumpkins, exciting activities, tasty treats and more! Open Daily from 10am to 5pm. Activities continue through to October 31.
Harvest Festival at Springridge Farm
7256 Bell School Line, Milton - 905-878-4908
The Springridge Harvest Festival is great fun for the entire family! Families ca enjoy a Puppet Show "The Runaway Pumpkin" and a wagon ride to the 5-acre Corn Trail and The Boo Barn. The Fun Farm Yard features a Farm Animal Barn, Escarpment Educational Lookout, Giant Sandbox, Plywood Milking Cow, Witches Mouth Corn Trail, Tricky Trails Corn Maze, Straw Bale Jumping, a 40' Windmill, and Face Painting. Enjoy a BBQ on weekends.
Are there any other farms that you go to for Fall fun? List them below!