Daily Farm Updates Thursday, October 29, 2020

Pricing + Admission

Our farm is filled to the brim with activities and space to explore. With so many ways to enjoy Center Grove Orchard, this guide will help you find the best value for your family.
COVID-19: See what we're doing to keep our guests and team members safe.

Admission prices are for online purchase.
Admission prices at gate—if tickets are available—will be higher, so purchase online.

NOTE: We open and stay open even in rainy weather. Some of our attractions or areas may close for safety reasons (slippery Jumping Pillows, for example). Our farm as a whole stays open and refunds, credits or date transfers are not available due to inclement weather. Please check the weather forecast before purchasing your ticket or planning your visit. Tickets are valid only for the date specified on the ticket. All sales final. No refunds, returns, credits or date transfers. This includes for inclement weather, so be sure to check the weather forecast before purchasing.

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PRICE
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ADDITIONAL COSTS
BENEFITS
 
+ Monday - Thursday
Daily Admission
Price:

$11.95
when purchased online

Admission required for those age 3 and older *at the time of visit*. If purchasing online prior to visiting, please plan accordingly.

Includes:

Access to standard Farmyard activities and unlimited train rides Monday through Thursday

Addt'l Costs:

Apple Picking - closed for the year
Sunflower Cutting - closed for the year
Pumpkin Picking
Bottle Feeding Baby Goats
Apple Slingshot

Benefits:

Admission prices at gate—if tickets are available—will be higher. Save with online purchase.

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for Mon-Thurs

 

Due to COVID-19 precautions, each Farmyard ticket is purchased for a specific day.

+ Friday - Sunday
Daily Admission
Price:

$15.95 $11.95
end-of-season pricing
when purchased online

Admission required for those age 3 and older *at the time of visit*. If purchasing online prior to visiting, please plan accordingly.

Includes:

Access to standard Farmyard activities and unlimited train rides Friday through Sunday

Addt'l Costs:

Apple Picking - closed for the year
Sunflower Cutting - closed for the year
Pumpkin Picking
Bottle Feeding Baby Goats
Apple Slingshot

Benefits:

Admission prices at gate—if tickets are available—will be higher. Save with online purchase.

Buy Now

for Fri-Sun

 

Due to COVID-19 precautions, each Farmyard ticket is purchased for a specific day.

+ 2020 Season Pass
Price:

$39.95

Pass required for ages 3 and older *at the time of visit*. If purchasing online prior to visiting, please plan accordingly.

Includes:

Unlimited access to standard Farmyard activities

Unlimited CGO Express Train rides

All Season Passes are valid through November 8.

Addt'l Costs:

Apple Picking - closed for the year
Sunflower Cutting - closed for the year
Pumpkin Picking
Bottle Feeding Baby Goats
Apple Slingshot

Benefits:

Unlimited fun during our 2020 season!

Season Pass holders do not need to make reservations for daily attendance.

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Makes a great gift!


Season Passes are non-refundable and will not be prorated, even if public health reasons require us to close. Thank you for understanding the challenges we are facing as a family-owned business and for bearing some of the risk with us this year. 

+ Pumpkin Picking
Price:

Pumpkins: $0.39/lb
Pumpkins with valet service: $0.55/lb
Gourds: 2/$1.00

Includes:

Access to standard Farmyard activities

Unlimited CGO Express Train rides

Admission required for those age 3 and older *at the time of visit*. If purchasing online prior to visiting, please plan accordingly.

Addt'l Costs:
Benefits:

Learn more here

Buy Now

Admission for ages 3 and over is required to pick pumpkins

+ Apple Picking - closed for the year
Price:

¼ peck
(3 lbs.) bag: $9.95

½ peck
(6 lbs.) bag: $11.95

1 peck
(12 lbs.) bag: $19.95

½ bushel
(24 lbs.) bag: $36.95

1 bushel
(48 lbs.) bag: $64.95

Includes:

Access to standard Farmyard activities

Unlimited CGO Express Train rides

Admission required for those age 3 and older *at the time of visit*. If purchasing online prior to visiting, please plan accordingly.

Addt'l Costs:
Buy Now

Admission for ages 3 and over is required to pick apples

+ Sunflower Cutting - closed for the year
Price:

1 Sunflower: $2.95

3 Sunflowers: $7.50

6 Sunflowers: $11.95

12 Sunflowers: $17.95

Small Bucket (as many as you can fit!): $19.95

Medium Bucket (as many as you can fit!): $24.95

Large Bucket (as many as you can fit!): $29.95

Includes:

Access to standard Farmyard activities

Unlimited CGO Express Train rides

Admission required for those age 3 and older *at the time of visit*. If purchasing online prior to visiting, please plan accordingly.

Addt'l Costs:
Buy Now

Admission for ages 3 and over is required to visit the Sunflower Meadow

Special Events

There’s always something going on at Center Grove Orchard! Whether it’s drive-through donut sales, Farm Camp, harvest season, or special events around the Christmas holidays, we invite you to visit!

Follow Along

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


Can you believe it?! 
We have less than two weeks left of our Farmyard Season?

Our end of season admission is now only $11.95 for ages 3 and older! Be sure to purchase online as the price at the door is higher. 
AND...
Costume Weekend 10/31-11/1
Pumpkin Destruction 11/7-11/8
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Here’s to riding off into the sunset!
Thanks for coming out today! We are looking forward to warmer weather ahead!
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Look what’s happening today in Des Moines from 3-5 PM with @momentshospice!

It’s a Spooktacular drive through event at 4150 Westown Parkway. 

 We are saying thank you 🙏🏼 to our #iowa #healthcareworkers and giving you a  FREE pumpkin 🎃 and carving kit! 
Also, enter for a chance to win a FREE education opportunity for your team! 
In appreciation of all our health care workers, this is for you! 
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#gratitude #iowahealthcare #momentshospice #pumpkin #healthcareheroes #giveback #thankyouhealthcareworkers