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Fall Fun in Fort Wayne

As the weather cools down, fill your weekend in Fort Wayne with our extensive choices of pleasant pumpkin patches, colorful corn-mazes, and tantalizing tree farms.

From our orchards and pumpkin patches to our fresh fall farmer's markets we are ready to help you pick a fall getaway that you'll savor! 

Orchards, Patches, Mazes and More

Kuehnert Dairy Fall Festival

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6532 W. Cook Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46818
Opens September 16, 2022
Admission: $10; Children 0-2, free
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The Kuehnert Family is extremely excited to be able to share their farm, family and cows, and to tell you their farm story. They want consumers to see what life is like as a dairy farmer, how they care for their cows and the land. 

Kids of all ages will get to experience all of this and much more at the Kuehnert Dairy Fall Festival. Kuehnert Dairy Farm, located just a stone's throw away from the city limits of Fort Wayne, is opening its operation as an agritourism venture to the public this fall. 

Admission includes all activities on the farm including: visiting the freestall barn, where the cows spend their time and eat; learning how baby calves are cared for; and view modern farm machinery. Visit the 6-acre Corn Maze, Straw Mountain, Corn Crib Play Area, Cornhole Games, Tile Swing, Holy Cow Football, Hayrides, Fire Pits, Pumpkin painting, educational activities, daily children's activities and farm tours led by our staff. Enjoy delicious dairy snacks featuring soft-serve ice cream, grilled cheese sandwiches, and ice cold milk. Even enjoy a hot dog and s'mores while sitting around a bonfire only feet away from the cows.

Amazing Fall FunAmazing Fall Fun

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Phone: (260) 333-2302
3150 CR 43, Waterloo IN, 46793
Hours: Friday 5-10 pm, Saturday 12-10 pm, Sunday 12-6 pm

Admission includes into Indiana's LARGEST corn maze (16 acres of befuddling labyrinth), Fairy Tale Trail Duck Races, Pumpkin checkers & Tic Tac Toe, Farmer Foosball, Kiddie Corral, the Corn Box, Tire Mountain, Straw Mountain, The Hay Maze, Farmer Fastball, The Barrel Roll, Tug-O-War, Corn Hole, Pumpkin Tetherball, Pumpkin Patch, and more!  Bring your friends and family to one of the largest pumpkin patches with more than 40 different types of pumpkins and gourds. All the pumpkins are great for painting, decorating and carving up fun for the family. You can take a hay ride through the beautiful Indiana countryside. The ride takes you around the pumpkin patch and through the cornfields. Along this 20-minute ride, you can see all sorts of critters and woodland animals. There is also a corn box, Hay Mountain, corn hole, tetherball and wheelbarrow racing.

Ambrosia Orchard

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Phone: (260) 639-4101
14025 US Highway 27, Hoagland, IN 46745

Ambrosia Orchard is a 12-acre apple orchard and farm winery, co-founded in 2018 by Edison Bender and Blanca Rosa. Located in southeast Allen County, just minutes south of Fort Wayne. At the orchard barn you will find a farm store and tasting room, where you can enjoy our hand-crafted hard cider and mead. Live music until mid-September. 

Cedar Creek ProduceCedar Creek Produce

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Phone: (260) 627-5239
11709 Clay Street, Leo, IN 46765
Please call for seasonal picking hours
Hours: Monday-Saturday 8 am - 6 pm; Sunday 10 am - 4 pm 

Cedar Creek Produce is a small fruit and vegetable farm emphasizing quality and freshness. We have strawberries, red and black raspberries, and blackberries available you-picked or pre-picked in season. We also grow melons, sweetcorn, brown eggs, maple syrup, honey and greenhouse veggies.

Cook's Orchard

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Phone: (260) 489-3940
8724 Huguenard Road, Fort Wayne IN 46818
Hours: Monday-Sunday, 10 am - 5 pm

Since 1977. Pick your own apples and pumpkins. Produce and a selection of honey, jams, jellies and apple butters are also available in the farm stand. Call for seasonal you pick hours.

DeGrandchamp's Pumpkin Patch

Phone: (260) 436-4359
7722 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne IN 46804
Hours: Monday-Saturday 9 am - 7 pm; Sunday 10 am - 6 pm 

You pick pumpkins and produce stand. Call for pumpkin picking hours 

J & L Pickin PatchJ & L Pickin Patch

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Phone: (260) 760-6072
3522 Nutman Ave, Fort Wayne, IN 46802
 
U-pick Flower Field hours beginning 7/16/2022: Wednesday through Friday, 3-6pm; Saturday 11-6

The fall market opens on Labor Day weekend and hours expand to Wednesday through Friday 2-6pm; Saturday 11am-6pm; Sunday 12-6pm. 

This 75-acre farm near the heart of the city is a hidden gem. J & L Pickin Patch has been in the McNeal family for generations. 90 beds of flowers for visitors to browse and shop. Pre-scheduled photo sessions are available for insured photographers during non-business hours. Experience a sunflower field and pumpkins in the fall.

Kurtz Produce

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Phone: (260) 657-5817
14212 State Road 37, New Haven, IN 46774
Summer/Fall Hours: Monday-Saturday 8 am - 7 pm; Sunday 12 pm - 6 pm
Christmas Tree Hours: Monday-Friday 4 pm - 7 pm; Saturday 9 am - 8 pm; Sunday 12 pm-7 pm

Welcome to Kurtz Produce! Many of you might know them as the "Kurtz Pumpkin Patch" but they are more than just that. Open 3 seasons of the year, Kurtz Produce offers Fresh Vegetables in Summer, Pumpkins & Seasonal Decor in the Fall, and Fresh Cut & Live Potted Christmas Trees during the Holidays. We've also added some fun outdoor activities that include a u-pick pumpkin patch, u-pick sunflower patch, and corn maze. Find Kurtz Produce on Facebook and Instagram for info on what's available at the market and times/dates for the u-pick patches and corn maze

Ridenour Acres

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Phone: (260) 667-1322
2935 E. 200 N, Angola, IN
 
Hours: Friday 5 pm - 9 pm; Saturday 12 pm - 8 pm; Sunday 12 pm - 6 pm

11-acre corn maze, pick-your-own pumpkins, straw maze, hayrides, corn box, bouncy house, tile slide. Hayrides through the “haunted woods” are available for an additional cost.

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