October 18, 2012
- A Note from the Publisher
- Having knowledge is the best defense
- Apple Dumplings
- Hand Tree, Fall Picture and Friendly Witch
- Mr. Halloweenster Saves the Day!
- Colorado Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes
- This Week's Picks
- Teen Scene
- EVENT LISTINGS/PLAN AHEAD
- Ongoing & special events and FREE days!
- KIDS EAT FREE! (OR CHEAP!)
- The Fresh Beat Band is coming to Colorado
- Lil All Stars Athletic Program
- Simons Mall Kidgits Club!
Immerse yourself in fall fun!
6728 County Road 3 ¼, Erie, CO
Open September 22 - October 31
Hours vary check website for complete schedule
There are so many fun things to do at Anderson Farms you don't want to miss out on any of it! Hayride to the Pumpkin Patch - On your way to the pumpkin patch the wagon stops by Animal Acres to say hello to Miles the buffalo and our Scottish Highland cattle. Visit the barnyard and meet our animals.
Get Lost in our 30 acre corn maze! Pumpkin Launching - Barnyard 500 Pedal Karts - Mine Cars - Barrel Train - Terror in the Corn And so much more!!
Children 3 & under: Free , Children 4-12 years: $10.00, Adults 13-59 years: $12.00, Seniors 60+ years: $10.00 Note: Pumpkins are not included in the price of admission.
Berry Patch Farms
13785 Potomac St., Brighton, Colorado
Country Harvest Festival - October 13th, 20th and 27th
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Hay rides, straw maze, childrens craft, silhouette portraits, pumpkin bowling, mural coloring & special events of the day all included in the price of admission.
$7.00/person/children two and under are free. Value Pack (4tickets) $25.00. Military receive 10% discount
PUMPKIN PRICES: Beginning at $3.00
Face painting will be available at $3.00-6.00/person.
1535 N 75th St., Boulder, CO 80303
September 22nd – October 31st
10:00 am – 6:00 pm everyday
Visit Cottonwood Farms and enjoy a true farm experience. Explore the hand cut corn maz, a straw bale maze for the kids to play in. Visit with farm animals. Enjoy all of this fun for FREE!
Find your families perfect pumpkin in their pumpkin patch.
Enjoy a hay ride for $3 every weekend day in October. Children under 3 ride free.
Crazed Corn Field Maze and Colorado Pumpkin Patch
104th Ave. and Riverdale Rd., Thornton, CO
Late September - October 31
Tuesday - Sunday, 10 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
The “Crazed Cornfield Maze” is a 20 acre corn field maze that will have you twisting and turning in tall corn! Come and test your directional skills. In addition to the maze, there is also pick-your-own pumpkins, corn kernel play box and playground. Pick out your own pumpkin from our pumpkin piles, we have all shapes and sizes. Pumpkin patch and playground are free. Pumpkins range in price from $1 - $20 or more.
Corn Maze Prices:
•Adult - $10.00 each •Child (12 & Younger) - $8.00 each
5 & Under FREE!
The small mini maze was built just for kids! It is a small 3' mini corn field maze & takes approx. 15-20 minutes to complete. •Admission- $4.00 each •Parents & Grandparents are free w/ child admission.
Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield Corn Maze
Open Friday – Sunday September – October 30
Fridays 4 – 9 p.m., Saturdays Noon – 9 p.m., Sundays Noon – 6 p.m.
Navigate the twists and turns of the newly designed cornfield this fall. Wind your way through acres of Native American-style artwork, view the design from two 15-foot tall illuminated bridges that overlook the giant Corn Maze, and watch the delight as younger children find their way through a special free mini-maze designed just for them.
Admission - $10 Adults, $8 Member, Student, Seniors (65+), $6 Child (ages 3-12), $4 Child Member, Free for children 2 and under
On Oct. 12, 13, and 14 between 9 a.m and 5 p.m. you will need to purchase a ticket to the Pumpkin Festival in order to attend the Corn Maze.
Fritzler Corn Maze
20861 CR 33, LaSalle, CO 80645
Now - October 31
Open Wednesday - Sunday beginning October 10th, Friday - Sunday before the 12th, hours vary per day
The Fritzler corn maze is Colorado's original and premier corn maze offering bushels of farmtastic fun! The maze is divided into two phases challenging and thrilling those seeking to find the one and only exit from the twists and turns of golden corn stalks.
And so much more fun!
Don't forget to stop by our pumpkin patch, available throughout the MAiZE season!
Ages 3 – 10 $10, Ages 11 and up - $13
Additional activites avaialable for additional charges
Flat Acres Farm
11321 Dransfeldt Road, Parker, CO 80134
Open everyday September 30 – October 31
10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Flat Acres Farm features a pumpkin patch and corn maze. Snake tunnel, amazing maze, pumpkin patch, hayrides with Clydesdales, picture cut outs, animal hay farm, petting zoo, cornstalks and hay bales. Concessions availabe. Haunted corn maze on Friday - Sunday evenings 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm.
Heritage Square Bootown Maze and Pumpkin Patch
18301 W Colfax Ave, Golden, Colorado 80401
September 29 - November 4th
Bootown Halloween Fun is Colorado’s first and largest bi-level 3-D maze full of colorful and festive enchantment. Bootown is the place for children of all ages and family entertainment! On top of the adventure-filled 3-D Maze, take a walk through the huge pumpkin patch or pumpkin painting area. With FREE parking and affordable Halloween fun, Heritage Square is the place to be this October!
After Dark Maze Craze Insanity
Oct 11th thru Oct 28th
Friday thru Sunday Nights @ 7pm
Cost: Bootown 3D Maze Craze is only $8 per person, $5 for the Scare Crow Express, or $12 for both (Children 3 and under FREE with paid General Admission).
Hill’s Harvest Pumpkin Patch
3225 E 124th Avenue , Thornton, Colorado
Hill's Harvest grows Pie Pumpkins, Little Jacks, gourds, and pumpkins for making Jack-O- Lanterns. Pumpkin harvesting begins in September. You have the choice of going through the pumpkin patch and picking out your own pumpkins or picking one from those that have been brought in from the field. FREE Hayrides on Saturdays and Sundays
64001 East Highway 36, Byers, Colorado 80103
October 1 – October 31st
10:00 am – Dusk
Corn Maze, Barnyard, watch the pumpkin canon and additional entertainment! Admission does not include concessions or pumpkins. Pumpkins sold separately by size.
Weekend Prices $20 PER FAMILY! $18 MILITARY FAMILY (with military ID)
Weekday Prices -12 and up = $7, Ages 5 - 11 = $5, Ages 4 and under = FREE
Includes Corn Maze & Barnyard. Pumpkins sold separately by size. No concessions on weekdays. Fees may apply for additional activities on weekdays.
24120 Weld County Rd. 8 - Hudson, CO
Saturday and Sundays October 1 – October 30th
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Fun for the whole family! Whether you're two or ninety-two we can entertain you! Join us for all of our exciting fall activities including: Scare Free Corn Maze, Petting Zoo, A real Pumpkin Patch, Giant Slide, Real Working Farm.
Admission: $10.00 per person -- Under 2 are FREE
Price of admission includes all activities listed above and one pumpkin per paid admission.
Make a scarecrow with your family! We provide all you need to create a full sized scarecrow for your yard, house or deck. $15.00 per scarecrow.
Mile High Farms
11 Cavanaugh Rd., Bennett, CO 80102
September 30 – October 31
Open every day at 10:00 am closing time varies
Mile High Farms is the newest fall destination for fun, festivities, and new family traditions. Attractions include an adventurous corn maze full of activities, a far from ordinary pumpkin patch, tractor hayrides, and an imaginative fall festival town. There are so many creative seeds waiting to sprout that Farmer Dale has secretly planted this year!
Daytime Activities $12 General Admission, $10 Kids 4 to 12 Years Old, $10 Seniors
Free – Kids Under 3 Years Old
9040 HWY 66, Platteville, CO 80651
Open Daily September - November 15th
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Our fall festival gives everyone the opportunity to not only explore the farm, but to also harvest their own vegetables! During the fall harvest, everyone takes a tractor ride to our fields with stops along the way to pick their own vegetables.
Begin your day with a visit to our petting zoo, followed by navigating your way through our corn maze. Play in the giant jumping balloon, climb on the fire truck, slide down the giant hill, and then the fun really begins! Take our hayride through 180 acres of fields where you can pick your own vegetables! You may even get your very own pumpkin to take with you. If you aren’t up to picking your own, we always have plenty of produce on hand in the roadside stand. We do offer snacks, drinks and other delicious treats.
Children 3 and under free to all events--except if part of a preschool!
Individuals $15.00 per person
Family of 4 $50.00 ($12.00 per additional person)
Active Military, Policemen and Firefighters $12.00 per person (Proper ID required *)
Prices are for the Fall Festival ONLY!!!
Pete Palombo's Roadside Market
13201 E. 144th Ave., Brighton, CO 80601
Open daily from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
We have a 10 acre corn maze that is interactive and educational. We have a 2 acre haunted corn maze. There is a pumpkin patch, kiddie maze, petting zoo, pony rides, kernel corn box, jumping castle, and photo op stands. The petting zoo, pony rides, and the jumping castle are available Friday - Sunday. . Both mazes are $14 for adults and $9 for children, and $11 for military.
Rock Creek Farms
2005 South 112th Street, Broomfield, CO 80020
September 24 – October 31
Open Daily 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Join us for fall family fun activities at one of the largest and most entertaining Halloween attractions in northern Colorado, admission is always free. We have over 100 acres of U-Pick-Em pumpkin fields for you to explore and find the perfect pumpkins. Pumpkins aren't where the fun stops, take a horse drawn hay ride, try our hay bale maze or get lost in the winding paths of over 8 miles of Corn Mazes.
Visit with our pigs, goats, ponies, donkeys, chickens and other farm animals. Enjoy our selection of fall festive treats and decorations such as gourds, indian corn, caramel apples, baked goods, straw bales and more.
Farm admission and parking are always free!
Corn Mazes and Hayrides:
Under 6* Free
Age 6-11* $5.00
Age 12 and Up $8.00
* Children under 12 MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Rocky Mountain Pumpkin Ranch
9057 Ute Highway, CO 66, Longmont, CO 80503
Saturday and Sunday's in October
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Don't miss the fun weekends in October celebrating the harvest, the autumn and the pumpkin! The festival is perfect for young children and adults who still want to play and enjoy the Colorado autumn days with lots of fun for everyone.
• Pony rides • Airplane rides • The Dragon roller coaster • Painting pumpkins - and taking them home! • Petting zoo - go right in and hug a lama, goat or highland cow! • Hay maze • Corn maze • Observation Bee Hive • Inflatable Bouncing Castle • Balloon Typhoon • Air filled pumpkin • Make your own apple cider! • Food vendors: Fresh spun cotton candy, fresh hand-dipped caramel apples, hot dogs, corn dogs, snow cones, big hot pretzels, popcorn, and so much more • And let's not forget the really big deal!!... picking your pumpkin
Cost: $7 per child
Wild West Maze
6876 WCR 47, Hudson, CO
September 30 - October 31
Open Friday - Sunday's
Friday, 5 - 10 p.m., Open at 10:00 am on Saturday and Sundays closing times vary
The Wild West Maze proudly features a 38 acre corn maze, pick-your-own pumpkin patch, barn yard animals, hay rack rides, barrel train, and new highlights include a giant jumping pillow, hamster ball, pig races and hot air balloon rides.
Corn Maze and Farm AdmissionAdults 12+ - $12, Youth 5-11 $10, Kids 4-Under Free
Additional activities not included
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