Daily Farm Updates Thursday, August 13, 2020

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CLOSED FOR STORM CLEANUP: Our farm and crops received quite a bit of damage during Monday’s storm. Thankfully all guests and team members stayed safe. We are working hard to clear debris in order to reopen but are closed through at least Thursday, August 13. Please check back here or our Facebook page for updates. Refunds will be issued on tickets pre-purchased for any days we are not open. 

 

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Family Fun Starts at Center Grove Orchard

Pick apples, get lost in a corn maze, 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 Admission

A Farmyard ticket is your ticket to a full day of Farmyard fun!

Monday-Thursday - August
$11.95

Access to standard Farmyard activities and Sunflower Meadow Monday through Thursday in August

Unlimited CGO Express Train rides

Season Pass
Friday-Sunday - August
$15.95

Access to standard Farmyard activities and Sunflower Meadow Friday through Sunday in August

Unlimited CGO Express Train rides

Season Pass

Learn more about the Farmyard here →

Please note, sunflower, apple and pumpkin picking is not included in the Farmyard admission. Inquire about prices at check-in or at our Country Corner.

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 size 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 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


Due to damage from the storms yesterday, we are cl Due to damage from the storms yesterday, we are closed for a couple days. Once we have an idea of when we can have debris cleared and repairs made to create a safe and fun place again, we’ll update you via social media and our website that we’re open. Thank you for your patience.
🌻 To hopefully brighten what was a hectic day f 🌻 To hopefully brighten what was a hectic day for Iowans (and many others!), here is a picture of some of our sunflowers standing strong. 
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❤️ Our farm and crops received quite a bit of damage, but we are very thankful all guests and team members that were onsite today were safe. We are thankful for our amazing staff that remained calm, continued to monitor weather, and took care of our guests. 
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⚠️ We are working hard to clear debris so we can open back up, but we are closed for the next couple of days. Please continue to watch our FB page or check our website for updates. 
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🎟 Those who purchased tickets online for today (Mon, 8/10) and tomorrow (Tues, 8/11) will receive refunds. Please email us at fun@centergroveorchard.com for any questions or concerns about tickets. Thank you!
🌻Sunflowers are in bloom!!🌻 We open tomorrow 🌻Sunflowers are in bloom!!🌻 We open tomorrow, Aug 8th!! 🌻 Get your farmyard ticket! 👇🏼 Link below!