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Fall Farm Fun

These awesome farm festivals and amazing corn mazes are the perfect way to celebrate the season. 

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Celebrate fall on the farm! With corn mazes, pumpkin patches, petting zoos and hayrides, these events are sure to give you your fix of fall fun.

For more, check out our list of our favorite fall events in Maryland and some spooky ghost tours and haunted attractions.

1
Fall Harvest Festival at Summers Farm
Frederick, October
Summers Farm
Summers Farm

Enjoy a weekend filled with family fun. At Summer Farm, you’ll find all sorts of activities ranging from a gourd hunt, to pumpkin painting, sculpting and more! Enjoy live entertainment and enjoy other attractions at the farm—like giant slides, jumping pillows, a corn maze, wagon rides, pig races and much more.

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Fall Fun Festival at Gavers Farm
Mt. Airy, October-November
Gavers Farm

Enjoy fall on the farm by conquering the twists and turns of the corn maze, jumping on the giant pillow, petting and feeding the farm animals and cruising down the giant slides. Enjoy more than 50 attractions appropriate for any age including the Cow Train, mini mazes, playgrounds, duck races, ball games, photo centers and more.

3
Forrest Hall Farm Crazy Corn Maze
Mechanicsville, October-November
Forrest Hall Farm Crazy Corn Maze
Forrest Hall Farm

Get lost in the popular corn maze, take a hayride, see farm animals, or relax at the children's play and picnic area. The farm shop on site also features farm-grown produce, flowers, meat, and a variety of baked goods and snacks.

4
Star Bright Farm Fall Festival
White Hall, November
Star Bright Farm
Helen Norman

Celebrate fall at Star Bright Farm with a day of community gathering to share in food, drinks and entertainment. Stop by the farm market to shop around for a treat to take home or share. 

5
Winterbrook Farms Fall Festival
Thurmont, October-November
Winterbrook Farms corn maze
Winterbrook Farms

Winterbrook Farms boasts the largest corn maze in Maryland! And as if that’s not enough, Winterbrook’s fall festival also offers live hayrides, delicious apple cider donuts—even an apple cannon!

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Maryland Corn Maze
Gambrills, October-November (Weekends)
boys in corn maze
MDCornMaze.com

People have been getting lost in these 8 acres for over a decade—and in some years, the maze features a theme (like Harry Potter!) for an extra dose of fun. After corn-mazing, stay and play in the farm yard all day

7
Greenstreet Gardens Fall Festival & Corn Maze
Lothian, October (Weekends)
Picture of a Farm Tractor and Pumpkins.
Greenstreet Gardens

Enjoy Greenstreet Gardens Fall Festival every weekend with hayrides, a tire tower, corn maze, underground slide, corn box, face painting and so much more.

8
Carroll County Corn Maze
Westminster, October-November (Weekends)
Carroll County Corn MAze
Carroll County Agriculture Center

Have fun on the farm with pick-your-own pumpkins, hayrides, a giant pumpkin pillow, corn maze and even pig races!

9
Butler's Orchard Pumpkin Festival
Germantown, October
LIttle girl pushing a wagon with pumpkins
Butler's Orchard

Celebrate the history of farming past and present when you bring your friends to Butler's to enjoy a crisp autumn afternoon full of fun. From learning about the pumpkin life-cycle to picking their own pumpkin, children will learn about how food is grown and harvested. Be sure to explore the amazing corn maze and take home some fresh local produce.

10
Garden Glow at Ladew
Monkton, October
glowing pumpkins at night
Brian O'Doherty

This unique fall celebration features illuminated sculptures, hundreds of glowing jack o’ lanterns, music, food and spirits. Special exhibits give new insights into creepy-crawly-critters and local artists create fabulous glowing art works that will be on display virtually.

11
Bowles Farms Corn Maze & Pumpkin Farm
Clements, October (Weekends)
Bowles Farm Corn Maze with Washington Capitals Theme.
Bowles Farm

Pick your pumpkins at the giant pumpkin patch and navigate the largest corn maze in Southern Maryland! Kids will love the petting zoo, barrel rides and the chance for a picture with SpongeBob!

12
Green Meadows Petting Farm
Ijamsville, October
A calf laying down at the Green Meadows Petting Farm
Green Meadows Petting Farm

Come out to the farm and make new friends; 200 farm animals at Green Meadows can't wait to meet you. Feed the resident sheep and goats, or hop on a wagon ride, watch a pig race and pick the perfect pumpkin.

13
Homestead Gardens Fall Fest
Davidsonville, October (Weekends)
Children on the Pumpkin Express Ride at Homestead Gardens during Fall Fest
Homestead Gardens

Celebrate Autumn at Homestead Gardens’ Annual Fall Festival. With a wide array of attractions and entertainment for kids of all ages, your experience is sure to be a memorable one. From the country store to the barnyard, through the corn maze and pumpkin patch, Homestead Gardens is alive with the vibrant colors of fall.

14
Hagerstown Corn Maze
Hagerstown, October (Weekends)
Celebration Farm's Hagerstown Corm Maze
Celebration Farm

Enjoy the 8-acre corn maze and pick-your-own pumpkin patch at Celebration Farm. 

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Legacy Farmscapes Mazes for All Ages
Waldorf, Weekends in October
Middletons Legacy Corn Maze
Middleton's Legacy Corn Maze

The farm scene maze is over 6 acres with 2 miles of maze. A trivia game is incorporated into the maze. Play by scanning a QR code into your phone and check it at various points around the maze. 

The little ones will find the kiddie maze the perfect challenge.

16
Kasper's Kastle at Serenity Farms
On the Patuxent River in Benedict, Weekends in October
Serenity Farm at Benedict - Pumpkins
Serenity Farm at Benedict on the Patuxent

Kasper's Kastle is our Fall Extravaganza, open every Weekend in October. Enjoy hayrides. a petting zoo (the only USDA, Walk-In Petting Zoo in all of Southern Maryland!),  the Halloween Barn called "Kasper's Kastle" (suitable for youngsters!), bag of candy from Kasper himself, pumpkin patch and hay bale maze.

Due to COVID-19, changes will be made to the 2020 season. Please stay tuned for posted changes.