Apple Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Ready for a unique tasting experience? Here at Arbor Day Farm, we grow many varieties of apples in our orchard that you will never see at a grocery store. Let us share our enthusiasm for these heirloom apples with a little history and a taste test of your own!

Questions? Call 402-873-8717. Activity included with Tree Adventure admission. Purchase admission tickets in advance here.

Apple Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Savor the flavors of the season with an apple tasting direct from the Arbor Day Farm orchard. Depending on availability, heirloom apples from our Preservation Orchard may be included. These apples offer a unique tasting experience as they aren’t varieties you typically find at the grocery store. Let us share our enthusiasm for apples with a little orchard history and a taste test of your own!

Questions? Call 402-873-8717. Activity included with Tree Adventure admission. Purchase admission tickets in advance here.

Apple Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Savor the flavors of the season with an apple tasting direct from the Arbor Day Farm orchard. Depending on availability, heirloom apples from our Preservation Orchard may be included. These apples offer a unique tasting experience as they aren’t varieties you typically find at the grocery store. Let us share our enthusiasm for apples with a little orchard history and a taste test of your own!

Questions? Call 402-873-8717. Activity included with Tree Adventure admission. Purchase admission tickets in advance here.

Apple Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Savor the flavors of the season with an apple tasting direct from the Arbor Day Farm orchard. Depending on availability, heirloom apples from our Preservation Orchard may be included. These apples offer a unique tasting experience as they aren’t varieties you typically find at the grocery store. Let us share our enthusiasm for apples with a little orchard history and a taste test of your own!

Questions? Call 402-873-8717. Activity included with Tree Adventure admission. Purchase admission tickets in advance here.

AppleJack Weekend #3 – Arbor Day Farm

It’s weekend #3 of the AppleJack Festival at the Home of Arbor Day! Take in the rich history and fun hands-on stations at Arbor Lodge as the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission celebrates 100 years!

Head to Arbor Day Farm for fresh apples, caramel apples, fresh-pressed cider, apple cider slushies, apple pie, apple donuts, apple tasting, hard cider tasting and more. You can even enjoy food truck fare or grab barbecue from Porter’s. Plus experience time in the trees at the Tree Adventure, sip wine in the orchard, and take a stroll through history at Arbor Lodge. There’s also a kid’s hay slide and maze.

There’s so much to see and do, you might as well make it a weekend with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Call 402-873-8733 or book now online.

Please Note: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure and Arbor Lodge Mansion will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. Arbor Day Farm attractions are open Tuesday through Sunday only. Purchase tickets here.

Heirloom Apple Tasting at Arbor Day Farm

Ready for a unique tasting experience? Here at Arbor Day Farm, we grow many varieties of apples in our orchard that you will never see at a grocery store. Let us share our enthusiasm for these heirloom apples with a little history and a taste test of your own!

Questions? Call 402-873-8717. Activity included with Tree Adventure admission. Purchase admission tickets in advance here.

AppleJack Weekend #2 – Arbor Day Farm

It’s weekend #2 of the AppleJack Weekend Festival and time to SAVOR ALL THINGS APPLE! Head to Arbor Day Farm for fresh apples, caramel apples, fresh-pressed cider, apple cider slushies, apple pie, apple donuts, heirloom apple tasting, and more. You can even enjoy food truck fare or grab some delicious barbecue at Porter’s.

Plus experience time in the trees at the Tree Adventure, sip wine in the orchard, and take a stroll through history at Arbor Lodge. There’s also a kid’s play area.

There’s so much to see and do, you might as well make it a weekend with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Call 402-873-8733 or book now online.

Please Note: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure and Arbor Lodge Mansion will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. Arbor Day Farm attractions are open Tuesday through Sunday only. Purchase tickets here.

AppleJack Weekend #1 – Arbor Day Farm

Join us for the first of three AppleJack Festival Weekends — ALL ABOUT ORCHARDS. Where better to experience the fruits of the orchard than at Arbor Day Farm?!

Leave time for other seasonal tastes and activities, including:

  • U-pick Apples
  • Caramel Apples
  • Apple Donuts
  • Fresh Apple Pie
  • Apple Cider
  • Wine Tasting & Hard Cider Tasting

Plus enjoy lunch at a food truck or grab barbecue from Porters, experience time in the trees at the Tree Adventure, and take a stroll through history at Arbor Lodge. There’s also a kid’s play area and a Love, The Locals Makers Market in the Historic Barns.

There’s so much to see and do, you might as well make it a weekend with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Call 402-873-8733 or book now online.

Please Note: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure and Arbor Lodge Mansion will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. Arbor Day Farm attractions are open Tuesday through Sunday only. Purchase tickets here.

U-Pick Apples

Enjoy the natural beauty of the fall season by picking your own apples in the Arbor Day Farm orchards beginning mid-September. Purchasing U-pick in advance for AppleJack Weekends (Sept. 18-19 & 25-26 and Oct. 2-3) is highly encouraged. Get tickets here. Apple picking is also available Tuesday-Thursday; simply purchase your bag in the Tree Adventure gift shop.

Please note: Tree Adventure admission is not required to access the orchard for u-pick apples. Simply access the orchard near the Tree Adventure entrance. View current Tree Adventure hours.

Questions? Call 402-873-8717. Pumpkin picking is expected to begin in early-October.

Join us for seasonal activities September through October during Arbor Day Farm’s Harvest Celebration. Learn more.

Complete your getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Please call our Reservations Team to check the latest availability: 800-546-5433.

Harvest Celebration at Arbor Day Farm

The fun of the Harvest Celebration lasts all fall season at Arbor Day Farm. Plan now to visit the Tree AdventureApple House Market, and Arbor Lodge Mansion for autumn-inspired activities, including:

  • U-pick Apples (beginning Sept. 18) and Pumpkins (beginning early- to mid-October)
  • Living History Weekends at Arbor Lodge
  • Three Weekends of the AppleJack Festival (Sept. 18-19, 25-26 & Oct. 2-3)
  • Love, The Locals Makers Market (Sept. 18-19)
  • Wine & Hard Cider Tasting
  • Food Trucks
  • Private Sunset Orchard Wine Tasting
  • Pre-picked Apples, Apple Pie, Apple Donuts, Apple Cider, Caramel Apples, and more.

These activities take place at various times throughout the season. Check the events calendar for specific details.

Secure your spot by purchasing attraction and event tickets in advance here.

Complete your adventure with a stay at Lied Lodge for the perfect family escape. Overnight reservations: 800-546-5433 or online.

Arbor Day Farm is closed on Mondays.

Guided Orchard Tours

Get a firsthand look at the Arbor Day Farm orchards and learn what’s happening behind the scenes throughout the year. Our orchards manager will talk about the variety of fruit trees growing on the farm and the importance of pollination, pruning, and more. It’s a great way to celebrate the tree planter’s holiday and learn what’s involved in managing a commercial orchard.

Tours available Saturday at 10:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m., and Sunday at 2:00 p.m.

Meet at the depot area near the Tree Adventure. Activity is free.

Taste of AppleJack Weekend

PLEASE NOTE: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Wine Tasting, and Hard Cider Tasting will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. Reminder: Arbor Day Farm attractions are open Tuesday through Sunday only.

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It’s weekend #3 of the AppleJack Weekend Festival and time to SAVOR ALL THINGS APPLE! Head to Arbor Day Farm for fresh apples, caramel apples, fresh-pressed cider, apple cider slushies, apple pie, apple donuts, apple tasting, and more. You can even enjoy food truck fare featuring special apple dishes and treats.

While you’re here, experience the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, wine tasting, hard cider tasting, living history, and a kid’s hay slide and maze. It’s fun for everyone!

~And don’t miss the kick-off to the weekend with live music in the orchard from Garrett Speer on Friday evening, October 2. Purchase tickets in advance for Garrett Speer, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, wine tasting, and hard cider tasting at arbordayfarm.showclix.com.

Safely Visiting Arbor Day Farm

We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone who visits and works here. Please help us make that possible.

  • Wear a mask in all indoor public spaces
  • Maintain 6-ft social distancing
  • Wash/sanitize hands frequently

Taste of AppleJack Weekend

PLEASE NOTE: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Wine Tasting, and Hard Cider Tasting will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. Reminder: Arbor Day Farm attractions are open Tuesday through Sunday only.

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It’s weekend #3 of the AppleJack Weekend Festival and time to SAVOR ALL THINGS APPLE! Head to Arbor Day Farm for fresh apples, caramel apples, fresh-pressed cider, apple cider slushies, apple pie, apple donuts, apple tasting, and more. You can even enjoy food truck fare featuring special apple dishes and treats.

While you’re here, experience the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, wine tasting, hard cider tasting, living history, and a kid’s hay slide and maze. It’s fun for everyone!

~And don’t miss the kick-off to the weekend with live music in the orchard from Garrett Speer on Friday evening, October 2. Purchase tickets in advance for Garrett Speer, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, wine tasting, and hard cider tasting at arbordayfarm.showclix.com.

Safely Visiting Arbor Day Farm

We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone who visits and works here. Please help us make that possible.

  • Wear a mask in all indoor public spaces
  • Maintain 6-ft social distancing
  • Wash/sanitize hands frequently

All About Orchards – AppleJack Weekend

PLEASE NOTE: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Wine Tasting, Hard Cider Tasting, and Live Music will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. Beginning September 14, all Arbor Day Farm attractions will be open Tuesday through Sunday only.

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Join us for weekend #2 of the AppleJack Weekend Festival – All About Orchards. Where better to experience the fruits of the orchard than at Arbor Day Farm?! Leave time for other seasonal tastes and activities, including caramel apples, apple donuts, fresh apple pie, wine tasting, and hard cider tasting. Plus enjoy lunch at a food truck, experience time in the trees at the Tree Adventure, and take a stroll through history at Arbor Lodge. There’s also apple variety tasting and a kid’s hay slide and maze.

There’s so much to see and do, you might as well make it a weekend with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Book now online or by calling 402-873-8733.

Safely Visiting Arbor Day Farm

We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone who visits and works here. Please help us make that possible.

  • Wear a mask in all indoor public spaces
  • Maintain 6-ft social distancing
  • Wash/sanitize hands frequently

All About Orchards – AppleJack Weekend

PLEASE NOTE: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Wine Tasting, Hard Cider Tasting, and Live Music will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. Beginning September 14, all Arbor Day Farm attractions will be open Tuesday through Sunday only.

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Join us for weekend #2 of the AppleJack Weekend Festival – All About Orchards. Where better to experience the fruits of the orchard than at Arbor Day Farm?! Leave time for other seasonal tastes and activities, including caramel apples, apple donuts, fresh apple pie, wine tasting, and hard cider tasting. Plus enjoy lunch at a food truck, experience time in the trees at the Tree Adventure, and take a stroll through history at Arbor Lodge. There’s also apple variety tasting and a kid’s hay slide and maze.

There’s so much to see and do, you might as well make it a weekend with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Book now online or by calling 402-873-8733.

Safely Visiting Arbor Day Farm

We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone who visits and works here. Please help us make that possible.

  • Wear a mask in all indoor public spaces
  • Maintain 6-ft social distancing
  • Wash/sanitize hands frequently

AppleJack Weekend Series Kick-Off

PLEASE NOTE: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Wine Tasting, Hard Cider Tasting, and Live Music will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. Beginning September 14, all Arbor Day Farm attractions will be open Tuesday through Sunday only.

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We’re excited to welcome guests to Arbor Day Farm for this year’s version of the AppleJack Festival! To help control crowds and ensure proper social distancing, our regular AppleJack activities will be spread out over three weekends with special events and offerings, such as hard cider tasting, live music, and apple-infused treats.

Here are some of the seasonal tastes and activities we have on the calendar beginning September 19:

  • U-pick and pre-picked apples
  • Wine tasting
  • Hard cider tasting
  • Hard cider tasting experience with Saro Cider
  • Apple variety tasting
  • Live music
  • Caramel apples
  • Fresh apple cider
  • Fresh apple pie
  • Apple donuts
  • Food trucks
  • Outdoor fun at the Tree Adventure
  • Self-guided tours at Arbor Lodge Mansion (closed Sunday, September 20 for a private event)

Weekend hours: Saturday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Purchase tickets two weeks in advance at arbordayfarm.showclix.com.

Complete your getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Rooms are still available. Reserve online or call 402-873-8733.

Safely Visiting Arbor Day Farm

We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone who visits and works here. Please help us make that possible.

  • Wear a mask in all indoor public spaces
  • Maintain 6-ft social distancing
  • Wash/sanitize hands frequently

Hard Cider Tasting Experience at Arbor Day Farm

Please note: The location for hard cider tasting has been changed to the Historic Barns for September 20.

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Enjoy the bounty of the season as you sip and sample your way through four deliciously crisp and tasty hard ciders.

We will be sampling three top sellers from Saro Cider in Lincoln, Nebraska, as well as Joy Harvest — a limited variety made collaboratively with Arbor Day Farm for this year’s AppleJack celebration. Just $8 for the four tastings.

Purchase Hard Cider Tasting tickets in advance at arbordayfarm.showclix.com. You must be 21 or older to participate in this event. Tickets will be available for purchase two weeks in advance.

Safely Visiting Arbor Day Farm

We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone who visits and works here. Please help us make that possible.

  • Wear a mask in all indoor public spaces
  • Maintain 6-ft social distancing
  • Wash/sanitize hands frequently

For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Wine Tasting, Hard Cider Tasting, and Live Music will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. Beginning September 14, all Arbor Day Farm attractions will be open Tuesday through Sunday only.

Hard Cider Tasting Experience at the Historic Barns

PLEASE NOTE: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Wine Tasting, Hard Cider Tasting, and Live Music will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. Beginning September 14, all Arbor Day Farm attractions will be open Tuesday through Sunday only.

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Celebrate the tastes of the apple harvest with a hard cider tasting experience at the Historic Morton Barns. Representatives from Saro Cider in Lincoln, Nebraska, will be on hand to talk about the cider-making process and help you navigate your way through the crisp and delightful offerings

Purchase tickets in advance at arbordayfarm.showclix.com. Tickets will be available two weeks in advance and are $8 for 4 tastings. Tasting sessions will be held every 90 minutes between 2:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. You must be 21 years or older to participate in this event.

During the tasting, we will be sampling three Saro Cider favorites, including Sanibel Grapefruit, Miami Orange Shandy, and Three Sisters, as well as Joy Harvest — a limited variety made collaboratively with Arbor Day Farm for this year’s AppleJack celebration.

Stick around after the final tasting for live music from Daybreak beginning at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults; $5 for kids 12-3; and free for kids 2 and under. Purchase tickets in advance at arbordayfarm.showclix.com beginning September 5. Porter’s barbecue plus alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will be available throughout the evening.

Safely Visiting Arbor Day Farm

We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone who visits and works here. Please help us make that possible.

  • Wear a mask in all indoor public spaces
  • Maintain 6-ft social distancing
  • Wash/sanitize hands frequently

AppleJack Weekend Series Kick-Off

PLEASE NOTE: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, Wine Tasting, Hard Cider Tasting, and Live Music will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. All Arbor Day Farm attractions are open Tuesday through Sunday only.

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The AppleJack Weekend Kick-off at Arbor Day Farm is still on despite the recent fire at Porter’s and the Apple House Market! We look forward to welcoming you for a weekend filled with fun fall activities.

To help control crowds and ensure proper social distancing, our regular AppleJack activities will be spread out over three weekends with special events and offerings, such as hard cider tasting, live music, and classic apple treats.

Here are some of the seasonal tastes and activities we have on the calendar beginning September 19:

  • U-pick and pre-picked apples
  • Wine tasting
  • Hard cider tasting
  • Hard cider tasting experience with Saro Cider
  • Apple variety tasting
  • Live music
  • Caramel apples
  • Fresh apple cider
  • Fresh apple pie
  • Apple donuts
  • Food trucks
  • Outdoor fun at the Tree Adventure
  • Self-guided tours at Arbor Lodge Mansion (closed Sunday, September 20 for a private event)

Weekend hours: Saturday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Purchase tickets two weeks in advance at arbordayfarm.showclix.com.

Complete your getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Rooms are still available. Reserve online or call 402-873-8733.

Safely Visiting Arbor Day Farm

We are committed to providing a safe space for everyone who visits and works here. Please help us make that possible.

  • Wear a mask in all indoor public spaces
  • Maintain 6-ft social distancing
  • Wash/sanitize hands frequently

U-Pick Apples

Enjoy the natural beauty of the fall season by picking your own apples in the Arbor Day Farm orchards beginning September 15.

New for this year! Tree Adventure admission is not required to access the orchard for u-pick apples. Simply access the orchard and purchase your u-pick bag near the Tree Adventure entrance. View current hours and Tree Adventure admission. Please note: the orchard and all Arbor Day Farm attractions will be open Tuesday through Sunday only starting September 14.

Questions? Call 402-873-8717. Pumpkin picking is expected to begin in early- to mid-October.

Join us for seasonal activities September through October during Arbor Day Farm’s Harvest Celebration. Learn more.

Complete your getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Please call our Reservations Team to check the latest availability: 800-546-5433.

Harvest Celebration

The Harvest Celebration (including four weekends of AppleJack activities) is still on despite the recent fire at Porter’s and the Apple House Market! Join us throughout September and October for special events and activities, including wine tasting, hard cider tasting, live music, and more. Play among the trees, explore history, walk the trails, purchase apples and pumpkins, and savor classic apple treats.

Because of capacity and social distancing requirements, we will be spreading out our regular AppleJack activities throughout the fall season. Check back here and on our Facebook page for updated information about specific activities, dates, and times. And learn about our guidelines for safely visiting Arbor Day Farm here.

The Tree Adventure and Arbor Lodge Mansion will be open regularly. Tickets to the Tree Adventure and Arbor Lodge Mansion should be purchased in advance at arbordayfarm.showclix.com to ensure we can accommodate you. Tickets for all attractions/activities will be available for purchase at least one week in advance.

Wine tasting will be offered on weekends. In addition, we’ll be hosting a hard cider tasting on weekends through October 11. Please purchase tickets in advance for these activities as well.

Complete your getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Please call our Reservations Team to check the latest availability: 800-546-5433.

PLEASE NOTE: For your convenience, the Tree Adventure, Arbor Lodge Mansion, and Wine Tasting will require tickets for admission. We strongly recommend you purchase tickets in advance online. Space will be limited to help ensure safe social distancing. We cannot guarantee entrance to these attractions/activities without a pre-purchased ticket. Beginning September 14, all Arbor Day Farm attractions will be open Tuesday through Sunday.

2019 AppleJack Festival at Arbor Day Farm

Join us as we celebrate the 2019 AppleJack Festival with weekend activities such as pick your own apples in the orchard, discovery rides, and a craft show. There’s also a corn maze, pumpkin patch, Treetop Village, wine tasting, food trucks, and other tasty treats, including our famous caramel apples, apple pie, and fresh-pressed apple cider.

Complete your getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Please call our Reservations Team to check availability: 800-546-5433.

Go here for more information including where to find free parking at or near Arbor Day Farm.

 

U-Pick Apples at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure

Enjoy the natural beauty of the fall season by picking your own apples in the Arbor Day Farm orchards inside Tree Adventure. Picking is expected to begin early- to mid-September depending on weather. Check our Facebook page for updates. Tree Adventure hours and admission apply. Questions? Call 402-873-8717.

Make it an extra special event with a free hayrack ride to the orchard weekends only September 28-October 20 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Complete your getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Please call our Reservations Team to check the latest availability: 800-546-5433.

Applicious at the Tree Adventure

There’s nothing better than apples and cider to spice up your winter! Join us at the Tree Adventure to taste test the keeper apples from our Preservation Orchard and sip hot Arbor Day Farm cider. Take home an apple craft and learn about our orchard. Free with your Tree Adventure admission.
Questions? Call 402-873-8717.

Applicious at the Tree Adventure

There’s nothing better than apples and cider to spice up your winter! Join us at the Tree Adventure to taste test the keeper apples from our Preservation Orchard and sip hot Arbor Day Farm cider. Take home an apple craft and learn about our orchard. Free with your Tree Adventure admission.

Questions? Call 402-873-8717.

Heirloom Apple Tasting at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure

Sample heirloom apples from the Arbor Day Farm Preservation Orchard this weekend. These apples, with their unique heritage and interesting tastes and shapes, are no longer available in grocery stores. Don’t miss this rare treat! Tastings are available weekends only and are free with your Tree Adventure admission.

Heirloom Apple Tasting at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure

Sample heirloom apples from the Arbor Day Farm Preservation Orchard this weekend. These apples, with their unique heritage and interesting tastes and shapes, are no longer available in grocery stores. Don’t miss this rare treat! Tastings are available weekends only and are free with your Tree Adventure admission.

Heirloom Apple Tasting at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure

Sample heirloom apples from the Arbor Day Farm Preservation Orchard this weekend. These apples, with their unique heritage and interesting tastes and shapes, are no longer available in grocery stores. Don’t miss this rare treat! Tastings are available weekends only and are free with your Tree Adventure admission.

Harvest Celebration 2016 at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure

At Arbor Day Farm, it’s more than an apple orchard. It’s where memories are hand-picked all season long.

• Shop for pre-picked apples by the bag or the bushel at the Apple House Market.
• Savor the season’s best flavors: apple pies, hand-dipped caramel apples, apple cider, and more.
• Taste the apples of yesteryear with antique apple tasting.
• Zigzag your way through the corn maze.
• Choose the perfect pumpkin from the patch.
• Climb aboard the Discovery Ride for a journey into the orchards or a free hayrack ride for general Arbor Day Farm transportation.

This and so much more is waiting for you to explore. For more information, call 402-873-8717.

Tree Climbing Weekend at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure

When’s the last time you climbed a tree? Maybe when you were 10? Maybe never?

Tree Climbing Weekend at Arbor Day Farm is your opportunity to harness up and shimmy your way skyward in an old oak savanna. There’s even smaller-scale climbing options for the younger set.

Tree climbing activities are included with regular Tree Adventure Admission, and it’s always a popular draw. Questions about tree climbing? Call the Tree Adventure at 402-873-8717.

This activity is available along with all the other classic fall fun at Arbor Day Farm: apple picking, the corn maze, hayrack rides, and plenty of apple pies, cider, caramel apples and other tasty treats.

See you in the trees!

Labor Day BBQ @ Kimmel Orchard & Vineyard

We are OPEN LABOR DAY and celebrating with a good ole’ fashioned BBQ!

As most people wind down there summer season, we will just be starting the beginning of our busy fall season, which is reason enough for us to have a party!

Join us on Labor Day for a good ole’ fashioned BBQ. We will be serving up grilled hot dogs and brawts with chips, pickle and a pop all for $6.00! Plus we will have hay rack rides to pick your own apples, wine tastings and all of our delicious goodies inside the Apple Barn!

It’s going to be a fun day at the Orchard and we hope you are able to join us! Open 9am-5pm.

Please visit our website to see how U-Pick works.

http://www.kimmelorchard.org/kimmelorchard/upick/

Pink Lady Party @ Kimmel Orchard & Vineyard

Join us at the Orchard October 17-18th for a Pink Lady Party!

With October being Breast Cancer Awareness month, and we coincidentally have Pink Ladies apples now in season, we are celebrating with a Pink Lady Party! Best part– we will be DONATING 1/2 OF OUR U-PICK ADMISSION SALES to cancer research!

U-Pick apples and pumpkins are most definitely still available! We will have live music both Saturday and Sunday, the kitchen will be serving up lunch, pies and other yummy goodies, and the Apple Barn will still be stocked with your favorite fall treats! Wine tastings are available too, of course!

And, we strongly encourage you to WEAR PINK when you visit…it might just land you a “pretty pink” discount! 🙂

We hope you can join us for another fun-filled weekend at the Orchard! Saturday: 9am-5pm, Sunday: 11am-5pm.

*Apple varieites available for U-Pick: PINK LADY, Blushing Gold, Winesap, Fuji, Braeburn, Idared, Red & Golden Delicious.

**Visiting the Orchard is free of charge. There is a $2 per person U-Pick admission (2 and under free). Hay rack rides included with admission.

Pumpkin Festival @ Kimmel Orchard & Vineyard

Join us October 10th & 11th for our annual Pumpkin Festival!

We invite you to join us as we celebrate the harvests of fall at our annual Pumpkin Festival!

Enjoy a hayrack ride out to the pumpkin patch where you can pick your own pumpkins, or take a turn at trying to wind your way through our corn maze!  U-Pick apples will be winding down, so don’t miss an opportunity to stock up on your favorite apple varieties!

We will also have Live Music, PONY RIDES, live woodcarving (Sat. only) and delicious BBQ items in our kitchen!  Hot apple cider, apple doughnuts, fresh baked pies,caramel apples, and wine tastings will all be available as well!

We hope you can join us for a fun fall afternoon at the Orchard!

Saturday: 9am-5pm / Sunday: 11am-5pm

**Visiting the Apple Barn is free of charge. There is a $2/person U-Pick admission which includes the hay rack rides.

Honeycrisp Harvest Party @ Kimmel Orchard

We are excited to be opening up U-Pick this Thursday, so we thought we’d celebrate with a HONEYCRISP HARVEST PARTY this weekend!

Everyone’s favorite apple is now available and it is prime time for picking HONEYCRISP!

We invite you to visit the Orchard to pick your own apples, enjoy lunch from the Kimmel Kitchen, listen to live music, sample our 12 wine varieties and browse the Apple Barn for all of your favorite goodies! We will of course have fresh baked pies, apple doughnuts and caramel apples available as well!

Honeycrisp will go fast, so don’t hesitate to pick your favorite variety while you can!

U-PICK — “HOW IT WORKS!”
We are excited to announce that have built a BRAND NEW barn where ALL U-PICK will now take place. It is located just north of the two main buildings. It is the one with the RED TIN ROOF!

So, how it works:
• Head to the new U-Pick Barn…remember it is the one with the RED TIN ROOF!

• Once there, there will be a $2 per person admission (little ones 2 and under, free). This is where you will get your bags for picking.

• We will have hay rack rides available on Saturday’s and Sunday’s where you can enjoy a ride to the apple trees.

• After you have picked your favorites, make your way back to the U-Pick Barn, and this is where you will “Weigh & Pay” for your freshly picked apples. Apples are $1.75 per pound (except Honeycrisp…those are $2.50/lb.).

• And then, the only thing left to do is enjoy…and then go home and make some yummy desserts, of course!

**Hours: Saturday: 9am-5pm / Sunday 11am-5pm