Harvest Fest

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Five weekends of fall-themed fun at the farm! Meander through the corn maze, take a hayride, pick your own pumpkin from our pumpkin patch, ride the Cow Train or Grain Train, try your luck at carnival games, bounce on inflatables and much more as you enjoy this Midwest fall tradition! Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park 837-5949

Age: All ages
Date: Sept. 28-Oct. 27
Time: Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sun., Noon-6 p.m.
Fee: Free admission, most activities have a small fee


Tickets purchased onsite are $1 each; cash and card accepted and available for purchase in the Rutledge-Wilson gift shop 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Tues.-Friday, or skip the line, save money and buy them online! This exclusive online ticket deal includes 25 tickets for $20 (additional convenience fee of $4 will apply.) These tickets can be used for most of our Harvest Fest activities including: Corn Maze, Cow Train, Grain Train, Hayride, Carnival Games, Inflatables, Pony Rides, and Haunted Trail. Advanced tickets are available to purchase until 10 p.m. each Friday before the event. No same-day advanced tickets.

Corn Maze 4 Tickets for Adults
3 Tickets for Kids (5-11 years)
Admission to the Corn Maze is free with a Jimmy John's receipt. One receipt per person.
Hayride 2 Tickets (Children 4 & under free with paid adult)
Grain Train 2 Tickets (Children 4 & under free with paid adult)
Cow Train 2 Tickets (Children 4 & under free with paid adult)
Obstacle Course 2 Tickets
Inflatable Slide 2 Tickets
My Little Farm Inflatable 1 Ticket
Bounce House 1 Ticket
Carnival Games 1 Ticket (each)
inside barn classroom
1 Ticket (each)
Pony Rides 5 Tickets
Haunted Trail
Fri. & Sat. nights, 6:30-10 p.m.
7 Tickets 8 yrs. and up only

Buy Harvest Fest Activity Tickets Online

Tickets purchased online must be picked up at our gift shop, located in the visitor center, starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday of the weekend you registered to pick them up. Purchaser must have valid photo ID, which matches the name associated to the online purchase, to present to customer service. Harvest Fest tickets are valid for life or as long as the Springfield-Greene County Park Board offers Harvest Fest.


Wristband includes all activities except Haunted Trail, pony ride and excludes pumpkins/gourds.

$20 Adult Wristbandfor 12 yrs. and older (Includes admission for one child 4 yrs. and under.)
$15 Child Wristbandfor 5-11 yrs. old

Pumpkin Patch

Tickets are not accepted for pumpkin purchases, prices determined by weight.

Pumpkinssold by weight

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Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch
Corn has never been so ear-resistible! Get lost in our corn maze (may take an hour), then pick your own pumpkin from the pumpkin patch. Open during Harvest Fest and Friday and Saturday nights. Admission to Corn Maze is free with a Jimmy John's receipt; 1 per person.

For all ages
Sept. 27-Oct. 27;
Fri., 6:30-10 p.m.
Sat., 11 a.m.-10 p.m. (closed 6-6:30 p.m.)
Sun., Noon-6 p.m.
Pumpkin prices based on weight
Corn Maze $4/adults, $3/kids 5-11 yrs., kids 4 and under free.

Haunted Trail
Do you dare enter the woods after dark? Walk our one-third mile paved path on the Haunted Trail for a frighteningly awesome experience. Includes hayride and bonfire time. No photo or video please. Open Fri. and Sat. nights.

For ages 8 yrs.-adult. Kids 8-12 must be with an adult; no kids under 8 admitted.
Sept. 27-Oct. 26
Fri. and Sat., 6:30-10 p.m.

Halloween Fest
Celebrate the season with Halloween-themed activities at Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park. Wear a costume and join in the family scavenger hunt, games and crafts in the classroom. Everyone is a winner, with prizes and candy at each activity. The Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze and hayride are open for an additional fee. (Hayride may be canceled in rain, but all other activities will proceed.)

For all ages
Sat., Oct. 26
11 a.m. -6 p.m.
Free, some activities have a small fee