Pumpkin Harvest Hoot

Cultivating children’s curiosity.

Programs are curriculum based and designed for inquiry learning. Programs are geared to correlate with the Ontario Science and Technology curriculum for grades K-3.

To Book

Please submit a Booking Request Form or call 905-878-4908 from 9am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday.

Details

Times and Cost: The morning and afternoon programs are 1½ hours, and the cost is $8.00 per child (+HST). The 11:00 or 11:30am lunch-time program is 2 hours, and the cost is $8.50 per child (+HST). Food is not included; children bring a litterless lunch. There is a minimum group charge for 20 children per tour guide. Most of our program is under cover, so rain is not a problem. Payment is due at time of tour.

Each tour group will be given some gourds or a pumpkin for their class.

Staff members are included in the cost of the tour. Adult helpers are included up to a 5:1 ratio (children to adult). Any adults over this will be charged $7 each (+HST).

Refreshment: Apple Juice.

To Book: Please submit a Booking Request Form or call 905-878-4908 from 9am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday.

Location: Springridge Farm is a beautiful fruit farm located on the side of the Niagara Escarpment, just west of Milton. Open location in Google Maps.

What Activities Are Covered?

Observe a Farm Using all 5 Senses

Take a WAGON RIDE along the escarpment.

Growth of Plants

Visit the PUMPKIN PATCH to discover how a Springridge pumpkin grows and pick a small pumpkin to take home.

Growth and Change in Plants

INSPECT different types of gourds and squashes (classify plants according to visible characteristics).

Farm Animals

Visit the FARM ANIMALS.

Harvest Time

Talk about HARVEST TIME (describe how humans prepare for daily and seasonal changes).

Explore the Corn Trail

Jump in the huge STRAW BALES and and visit the Witches Mouth CORN TRAIL.

Boo!

Explore the BOO BARN!

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Open Daily 9am - 5pm. Easter until Christmas

We close for the season Dec. 24 at noon.

905-878-4908

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