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Season Pass Flash Sale starts August 5 at 5 PM!

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2021 Fall Farmyard Season Passes on sale now! Great gifts! 

Family Fun Starts at Center Grove Orchard

Pick strawberries, swim in the Corn Pool, befriend animals, enjoy a great meal, and more at Center Grove Orchard. No matter what you want to do during your day on the farm, you’ll leave with priceless memories.

Farmyard Fall Season Pass

With a Fall Season Pass to the Farmyard at Center Grove Orchard, your family can enjoy unlimited access to our Farmyard activities all season long!

2021 Fall Season Pass
$49.95

Access to the Farmyard from August 21 to November 7, 2021
- Great value for frequent visitors
- Unlimited CGO Express Train rides

NON-REFUNDABLE

Season Pass

Learn more about Season Pass here →

Please note, strawberries, sunflowers, apples and pumpkins picked are not included in Season Passes / Farmyard admission and are priced additionally. Happy Picking!

Get Picking

Our 20-acre Apple Orchard features more than 34 types of delicious, home-grown apples throughout the season. At Center Grove Orchard, we invite you to experience apple picking first hand. Just purchase your preferred U-Pick bag and fill it up with juicy, perfectly ripe apples!

Once you arrive at CGO and proceed through the Admission Bins, you can take the Hayride out to the Orchard and be dropped off at the Country Corner stand, where you can purchase a U-Pick bag in the following sizes:


Follow Along

For a glimpse into the every day life at Center Grove Orchard, follow us on Instagram @CenterGroveOrchard


Today starts Iowa Fruit and Vegetable Week! 
We feel very fortunate to be able to harvest a variety of fruits and vegetables— such as strawberries 🍓, snap peas, apples 🍏, potatoes 🥔, and pumpkins 🎃. 
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Only 1️⃣ more month until the Fall Season is in full bloom— season starts Augusts 21! 🍎 In the comments below 👇, let us know what you are looking forward to the most!

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Working at Center Grove Orchard is almost as fun as visiting! If you love working with people, are friendly, responsible and hardworking, we’d love to have you a part of our CGO family! 
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