By Kennadee Riggs, Communications Intern
With fall just around the corner, Arizona residents are looking to fill their calendars with activities that can make the most of this season! For any of you farm fans out there, here are five local places with festive activities they will be putting on this autumn!
- Schnepf Farms
24610 S Rittenhouse Rd, Queen Creek, AZ 85142
Come along for some hay rides, a pumpkin and chili festival, petting zoo, home bakery and more!
- Mortimer Family Farms
12907 E State Rte 169, Dewey, AZ 86327
If you are in for sunflower picking, barn dances, a pumpkin patch and more, head on down to Dewey for Mortimer Family Farm’s fall festivities!
- Mother Nature’s Farm
1663 E Baseline Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85233
With a pumpkin forest, tube slide, petting zoo and other activities, Mother Nature’s Farm is a great place to be with the family this October!
- Vertuccio Farms
4011 S Power Rd, Mesa, AZ 85212
Come on down to Mesa for a huge corn maze, air pillow, mini-golf, and zipline! These spooky activities are the perfect ways to get you and your family in the seasonal mood.
- Apple Annie’s Orchards
2081 W Hardy Rd, Wilcox, AZ 85643
Not only does this place hold Arizona’s largest cornfield, but an orchard of apples and pumpkins where you can pick your own! After you pick your pumpkin you can make your way down to their bakery for some home-baked goods, and on the weekend you will enjoy all-you-can-eat pumpkin or buttermilk pancakes.
We hope to see y’all around at our local farms this fall as we celebrate such a wonderful season with family-oriented activities! For more articles and ideas like this, click here to check out our blog!