The Great Pumpkin Festival – Maybury Farm

Are you looking for a great way to celebrate the fall season? Maybury Farm, nestled in the Detroit suburb of Northville, Michigan, is the place to be. This weekend – October 22nd from 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm - will be the most popular festival around. You won’t want to miss out.

For the third year in a row, Maybury Farm is putting on its favorite event of the fall season; The Great Pumpkin Festival. Grab your family and friends, put on your costumes, and get ready to have a great time.

Maybury Farm Activities

If you could imagine your favorite activity to do during the fall, The Great Pumpkin Festival will provide. The event is filled with all of the favorite fall activities that are perfect for families. At the event you can enjoy a corn maze, pumpkin painting, live music, pumpkin-themed games for children, wagon rides, farm animals, crafts, and so much more.

In addition, you will have the opportunity to cook s’mores around a bonfire, and enjoy eating cider and donuts. However, the fun doesn’t stop there. At The Great Pumpkin Festival there will be a kids costume contest at 1:30 pm and author, Donna Rubin, will be there to do story time at 2:00 pm.

The fun activities continue. For the first 100 kids to arrive, there is a building workshop available put on by the Plymouth Home Depot, plus a pamper station for parents compliments of Tuileries Shop and Healing Feather Massage. This event is great for all ages.

Cost:

  • The event is $4.00 a person or $7 for Corn Maze.
  • Children under the age of 2 are free.

Location and Directions:

Maybury Farm is located at 50165 8 Mile Rd in Northville. It is 1-¼ mile west of Beck Road on 8 Mile, ½ mile west of Maybury State Park. Enter at the Maybury Farm sign and be sure that you do not enter the state park. Parking is free at Maybury Farm.

To find out more, check out Maybury Farm: Great Pumpkin festival Facebook event page, where you can see which of your friends are attending the event, and invite others that might not know.  

About Maybury Farm

Maybury Farm is a special place for the Detroit suburbs and resides in the heart of Northville. The farm is active all year long with animals, a farm-themed playground, and a picnic area. The Welcome Center general store offers honey from their very own honeybees, a variety of jams, and jellies, and Michigan maple syrups and other goodies.

Educational tours, maple syrup tours in March, the Fall Corn Maze, and Day Camps in the summer are put on by the farm. This is the perfect place for your next birthday party or special event. 

The farm is operated by the Northville Community Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. The farm exists solely on the generosity of the community, donors, and corporate sponsors.

Contact
For more information about the event or general information about Maybury Farm contact: Jessica Striegle, Executive Director at 248-374-0200 or email:
ncfmanager@gmail.com.