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Russell Farms Country Fall Festival

The Country Fall Festival is available during all of our regular hours of operation! See the Plan a Visit page for our schedule of dates and times.

Come and enjoy great country atmosphere events: entertainment, food, hay rides, games, corn mazes, pedal tractors, pedal carts for big kids and adults, lasso a bull, 26 foot Triple Lane Slide, Spinning Tumbleweed Ride, miniature golf, playground areas, and much, much more!!!!  This is a great festival for all ages!!!

Features include:

  • 5 Acre Corn Maze with a Scavenger Hunt (get a prize when you find the hidden agricultural items!)
  • 10 Acre Large Scavenger Hunt Corn Maze
  • Bluegrass music
  • Hayrides to and from the pumpkin patch (pick a perfect pumpkin!)
  • Farm animals to pet
  • Snack Shack with lots of food and sodas and apple cider
  • Two Country Stores with fudge, apple butter, pumpkin butter, antiques, decorations, etc.
  • Clean country atmosphere on a real working farm
  • A great safe, fun environment for family and friends

Field Trip Information

A farm exhibit

A farm exhibit

All groups interested in a field trip please call for reservations.  Groups must have a minimum of 20 or close to 20, over the age of 3 years old.

School trips take place on weekdays throughout October between 9am-2pm

This very organized, educational program usually lasts two hours for the tour/stations plus additional time for lunch or snacks (ask for availability of picnic tables).  The length of the program can be altered for groups that require less than 2 hours and are not staying to eat.

The two hour program consists of 5 educational stations:  Farm animal talk, Hayride to the pumpkin patch, Interactive Movie, Farm chores, and a story (pumpkin magnet decorating). 

A Russell Farms educational video and group discussion, along with interactive farm stations, not only educates each child on how several crops on a farm are grown, or teach the responsibility that is required when owning farm animals and managing crops in a field, but he/she will also experience, first hand, several of the important chores on a farm, and enjoy every minute of it! Children of all ages will have a blast and remember this exhibit for a long time! (This program meets the qualifications under Indiana's Academic Standards!)

Many retired teachers have joined the family over the years to ensure that each field trip is everything that teachers, chaperones and students, could ever want in and enjoy in a field trip!  We are very proud of this entire program and assure that you will be very happy with all that the students learn while having fun on a real working farm!

Make arrangements early.  The days book fast!

Email or call Laura Russell for more information or to make reservations:  317-773-9078


Night Time Group Outing Information

Enjoy a great evening out in the country air with family, friends, church group, high school band, scout group, etc. at your own private bonfire site!

Groups must have a minimum of 20 people over the age of 2 or atleast pay for a minimum of 20 people. 

Each group will not only have their own bonfire site, and a private hayride, but will also get a try at the large 5 acre corn maze.  Everyone bring a flashlight!

Food may be brought in for the bonfire, but absolutely no alcohol. 

Night outings start after 6pm and cost is $6 each.

Reservations are required. To make reservations, call Dave or Doris Russell at 317-776-0163.

Birthday PartiesBirthday Parties

Reserve a great, unforgettable birthday party for a loved one here on the farm!

Party cost is the general admission cost of $7 each for everyone over the age of 2 years old and includes most of the fun activities! 

For only $20 you can reserve picnic tables under a tent to hold your party and have a private hayride.  A cake or cupcakes may be brought in for the party, along with decorations, gifts, etc.  We just ask that no sandwiches, sodas, and absolutely no alcohol be brought to the farm.

For more information and to reserve your party,  email or call Laura Russell at (317) 773-9078.