Crickets — the Summer Troubadours at the Tree Adventure

Nothing says a summer evening like listening to the song of crickets chirping in the fields. But how do they make that music? And why? Get better acquainted with these creatures and learn how they serenade us with a fun demonstration of “stridulation.” The young and young at heart may make their very own singing cricket to take home. Activity included with your Tree Adventure admission. We recommend you purchase Tree Adventure tickets online in advance.

Questions? Please call the Tree Adventure at 402-873-8717.

The health and well-being of our guests and team members is a priority. For this reason, Arbor Day Farm has put certain measures in place for everyone on the property. We appreciate your willingness to follow these initiatives. Go here to learn more.

Living History Weekend – Vintage Halloween at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside Arbor Lodge Mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark.

The weekend is full of Vintage Halloween fun frivolity as we celebrate vintage Halloween customs, games, crafts, and décor from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Questions about Living History Weekends? Please call the mansion: 402-873-7222. Mansion admission is $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12).

Living History Weekend – Victorian Era at Arbor Lodge

See historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark.

 

Journey back to the Victorian Times and enjoy displays of Victorian dresses, lacemaking, parlor music, parlor games, the language of the fan, and yard games.

 

Questions about Living History Weekends? Please call the mansion: 402-873-7222. Mansion admission is $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12).

Creepy Crawly Days at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure

Join us at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure for all things creepy! Engage with students from the UNL Entomology Department as they share “8-Legged Encounters” featuring fun activities that explore the world of spiders and their relatives.

Activity included with regular Tree Adventure admission. Questions? Call 402-873-8717.

Creepy Crawly Days at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure

Join us at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure for all things creepy! Engage with students from the UNL Entomology Department as they share “8-Legged Encounters” featuring fun activities that explore the world of spiders and their relatives.

Activity included with regular Tree Adventure admission. Questions? Call 402-873-8717.

Tree Climbing at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure

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

Tree Climbing at Tree Adventure 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? 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!

Tree Climbing at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure

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

 

Tree Climbing at Tree Adventure 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? 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.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling & S’mores

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, storytelling & s’mores!

On Friday and Saturday evenings at 6:30 p.m., Sept. 27 thru Nov. 9, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot chocolate and apple cider, enjoy a hot dog, make s’mores, and listen to tales from a storyteller, before returning to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 4-12. Children 3 and under are free but must sit on parent’s lap. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 402-873-8733.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 402-873-8733.

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.

Harvest Celebration 2019 at Arbor Day Farm

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

  • Sunset & S’mores: Saturdays, Sept. 7–14
  • Discovery Rides: Sept 1–Oct. 31
  • U-Pick Apples & Corn Maze: Daily, Sept. 1–Oct. 31
  • AppleJack Weekend: Sept. 21–22
  • U-Pick Pumpkins: Daily, Sept. 21–Oct. 31
  • Hayrack Ride to the Orchards: Weekends, Sept. 28–Oct. 20
  • Heirloom Apple Tasting: Weekends, Oct. 5­­–20
  • Living History at Arbor Lodge: Weekends, Sept. 28–Oct. 27
  • Pumpkin Party: Oct. 26

All-Access Day Pass includes admission to the Tree Adventure as well as the Arbor Lodge State Historical Park mansion. Discovery Rides tickets are an additional $5 per person. Call 402-873-8717 or go here for more information and current hours.

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

Summer Music Series at Arbor Day Farm

Experience an enjoyable evening of free music and yard games in a beautiful setting – the Arbor Day Farm historic barns! Bring a blanket and lawn chair or grab a picnic table, and then sit back and relax. Here’s this year’s lineup:

June 14 – Shawn Cole

June 28 – The Wildwoods

July 12 – Bryton Stoll & Savannah Chestnut

July 26 – Shawn Cole & DrUnK MoNkEY

August 9 – FREAKABOUT with Gallivant

August 23 – The Bottle Tops

 

Beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase as well as a limited variety of Porter’s barbecue items. Please no beer, wine, or other alcohol carried onto the property.

 

Make it a getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Call 800-546-5433 or go online to reserve.

 

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Sunflower Bloom at Arbor Day Farm

It’s a summertime tradition… Sunflowers in Bloom at Arbor Day Farm!

Come and see one of nature’s best shows. Bring your camera and grab a seat aboard the Discovery Ride for a memorable visit to Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure. Discovery Rides are Monday through Friday at 1:00 p.m. and on weekends at 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. The bloom typically occurs in early- to mid-August and lasts about two weeks depending on weather. Check out the Arbor Day Farm Facebook page for updates.

Tree Adventure admission plus $5.00 per person, ages 3 & up, for the Discovery Ride. Reservations are recommended. Call 402-873-8717 for updates and reservations.

Make it a getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Rooms available. Reserve at 800-546-5433 or go online.

Songs of the Cicadas at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure

Cicadas—LOUD and crazy! Called by some “the most interesting insect on the planet.” Engage in hands-on activities to find out how they make their songs and why they do it, then learn to recognize the songs in your own backyard. Get an up-close look at these singing marvels and discover more about their amazing life cycle and habits. Included with Tree Adventure admission.

Questions? Call 402-873-8717.

Nature Discovery Family Program at Arbor Day Farm

Gather the family and explore the wonders of nature at Arbor Day Farm. The adventure begins aboard the Discovery Ride as you travel through the orchard to South Table Creek. Come prepared to walk in the creek and spend time in unstructured exploration of minnows, dragonflies, rocks, and roots — all with a knowledgeable nature interpreter by your side. Each family receives a nature-themed book to take home.

This special event requires advanced registration and will be held each Saturday through August 4. The cost includes your Tree Adventure admission. Call 402-873-8717 for details.

Nature Discovery Family Program at Arbor Day Farm

Gather the family and explore the wonders of nature at Arbor Day Farm. The adventure begins aboard the Discovery Ride as you travel through the orchard to South Table Creek. Come prepared to walk in the creek and spend time in unstructured exploration of minnows, dragonflies, rocks, and roots — all with a knowledgeable nature interpreter by your side. Each family receives a nature-themed book to take home.

This special event requires advanced registration and will be held each Saturday through August 4. The cost includes your Tree Adventure admission. Call 402-873-8717 for details.

Garden Tea at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Join us in the garden of Arbor Lodge Mansion for a Garden Tea celebration. Wear your favorite summer hat and frock and sip on refreshing flavored teas and summer treats from the garden. Special summer programming to be announced. In addition to the tea, participants can embark on a self-guided tour of the mansion. If Mother Nature is uncooperative, we’ll gather in the Mansion’s sunroom. 

 

Reservations for the tea are required by July 23 and can be made by calling 402-873-7222. Cost is $18 per person and includes your mansion admission and entrance to the tea.

 

Summer Music Series at Arbor Day Farm

Experience an enjoyable evening of free music and yard games in a beautiful setting – the Arbor Day Farm historic barns! Bring a blanket and lawn chair or grab a picnic table, and then sit back and relax. Here’s this year’s lineup:

June 14 – Shawn Cole

June 28 – The Wildwoods

July 12 – Bryton Stoll & Savannah Chestnut

July 26 – Shawn Cole & DrUnK MoNkEY

August 9 – FREAKABOUT with Gallivant

August 23 – The Bottle Tops

 

Beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase as well as a limited variety of Porter’s barbecue items. Please no beer, wine, or other alcohol carried onto the property.

 

Make it a getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Call 800-546-5433 or go online to reserve.

 

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Smokey Bear’s 75th Birthday Celebration at Arbor Day Farm

Smokey Bear is turning 75 this year, and we want to celebrate! Smokey himself will be joining us along with Nebraska City Firefighters for photo opportunities and a chance to see a Big Red Firetruck! On June 29, the state Fire Marshall’s crew will also be on hand with their smoke trailer to let children practice fire safety in a safe, but realistic environment.

Enjoy a birthday treat at the Apple House Market, and explore the history of Smokey Bear through a special exhibit at Arbor Lodge Mansion. At the Tree Adventure, learn about important work the Arbor Day Foundation is doing in reforestation, plus make a Smokey Bear craft and collect fun giveaways. Free with admission.

Questions? Call 402-873-8717.

Smokey Bear’s 75th Birthday Celebration at Arbor Day Farm

Smokey Bear is turning 75 this year, and we want to celebrate! Smokey himself will be joining us along with Nebraska City Firefighters for photo opportunities and a chance to see a Big Red Firetruck! On June 29, the state Fire Marshall’s crew will also be on hand with their smoke trailer to let children practice fire safety in a safe, but realistic environment.

Enjoy a birthday treat at the Apple House Market, and explore the history of Smokey Bear through a special exhibit at Arbor Lodge Mansion. At the Tree Adventure, learn about important work the Arbor Day Foundation is doing in reforestation, plus make a Smokey Bear craft and collect fun giveaways. Free with admission.

Questions? Call 402-873-8717.

International Picnic Day at Arbor Day Farm

Celebrate International Picnic Day on the grounds of Arbor Day Farm. Inside the beautiful Arbor Lodge Mansion, learn about the history of picnics and view historic picnic photographs. Several yard games (including croquet, yard darts, checkers, and bocce ball) will be set up on the front lawn of Arbor Lodge for you to play.

 

Bring your own lunch to the Tree Adventure and eat under our towering oak trees. Then enjoy a special treat from 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. at the fire pit and roast a “ladyfinger” biscuit with your choice of toppings. Take part in make-and-take kite making and outdoor games and activities from 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

 

Don’t want to bring your lunch? Porter’s at the Apple House Market can fix your family a picnic lunch of delicious barbecue to go. Stop in or call 402-873-8777.

 

For other questions, call the Tree Adventure at 402-873-8717.

Sunset & S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Climb aboard for a guided, Sunset Discovery Ride as you journey through the orchards and vineyards at Arbor Day Farm. Following the ride, gather ’round for a twilight bonfire complete with make-your-own s’mores.

The Discovery Ride departs at 8:00 p.m. with the bonfire and s’mores following the ride. Cost includes your Tree Adventure admission, your ticket for the Discovery Ride, the bonfire, make-your-own s’mores, and bottled water.

Reservations are required and minimum of 10 participants by 5:00 p.m. for the Sunset & S’mores activity; please call the Tree Adventure at 402-873-8717 to reserve your seat.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

The entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores, and storytelling!

On Friday, May 24, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Arbor Day Weekend Celebration at Arbor Day Farm

Celebrate the tree planter’s holiday right here where it all began at Arbor Day Farm in Nebraska City. All across this 260-acre campus, opportunities abound to play, learn, taste, and shop, all in celebration of trees.

At the Tree Adventure:

  • Enjoy free Tree Adventure admission April 26-28 courtesy of Arbor Bank!
  • Tree climbing – Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Learn how trees “talk” to one another and participate in a Land Art project or make a cork boat to take home with you.
  • Play with tree puzzles and take part in a nature weaving activity.
  • Climb aboard the Discovery Ride – an informative guided journey into the backwoods of Arbor Day Farm. $5 per person. Kids age 2 and under ride free. Rides depart Saturday and Sunday at 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., and 2 p.m. both days (weather permitting).

At the Apple House Market:
Sip Arbor Day Farm’s newest wine varieties and enjoy an apple slushie while you shop for jams, jellies, salsa, honey, pies, and other tasty treats. And savor delicious barbecue at Porter’s, serving a variety of smoked meats and tasty sides from 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

At Lied Lodge:
Relax, retreat, and gather together at Lied Lodge with beautiful, nature-inspired guest rooms, an indoor pool, award-winning restaurant, and on-site spa. For availability and reservations, call 800-546-5433. You can also climb aboard the Arbor Day Farm trolley for a guided tour of Nebraska City’s Enchanted Arboretum. Go here for tour times, cost, and other information.

Arbor Lodge State Historical Park is open for visitors, too. Take an inspiring, up-close look at the life and legacy of J. Sterling Morton, the founder of Arbor Day. No park entry fee is required.

At the Morton Mansion:

  • Explore the 52-room mansion and learn about the history of Arbor Day.
  • Take a peek into spring planting on the Morton Farm and view local Arbor Day poetry and poster contest entries.
  • Enjoy living history and musical entertainment.
  • Free admission to the mansion April 26-28!

Go here to learn more about Arbor Day events happening throughout Nebraska City.

It’s Arbor Day at Arbor Day Farm!

Celebrate Arbor Day with FREE ADMISSION today through Sunday at the Tree Adventure courtesy of Arbor Bank and at Arbor Lodge Mansion.

Celebrate the tree planter’s holiday right here where it all began at Arbor Day Farm in Nebraska City. Join us for a weekend filled with tree climbing, hands-on activities, and more across the farm. Take home a free tree seedling with your Tree Adventure admission. Event questions? Call 402-873-8717.

Round out your weekend at Lied Lodge & Conference Center with beautiful, nature-inspired guest rooms, an indoor pool, award-winning restaurant, and on-site spa. For availability and reservations, call 800-546-5433 or reserve online.

Go here to learn more about Arbor Day events happening throughout Nebraska City.

Easter Weekend Celebration at Arbor Day Farm

Bring the entire family to Lied Lodge and Arbor Day Farm for a one-of-a-kind Easter weekend getaway.

The Easter Family Getaway Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge on Saturday, April 20, plus four tickets to Arbor Day Farm’s Tree Adventure attraction – featuring chicks, bunnies, lambs, and a seek-and-find egg hunt. Call today for your reservation: 800-546-5433 or reserve it online now.

At Lied Lodge’s Timber Dining Room:

Enjoy a scrumptious Easter Sunday Brunch and live piano music at Lied Lodge’s Timber Dining Room, served 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 402-873-8740 to make your dining room reservation.

At the Tree Adventure:
Embark on a springtime stroll through the woods and take part in a leisurely seek-and-find egg hunt. Children will enjoy chicks, bunnies, and lambs at the Tree Adventure. Easter activities included with regular Tree Adventure admission. The Tree Adventure is open Easter Saturday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.; Easter Sunday, 12 p.m.–4 p.m. Call 402-873-8717 for more information.

At the Apple House Market:
Sip Arbor Day Farm wines and shop for flavorful jams, jellies, salsas, and more. Open Easter Saturday, 9 a.m. –5 p.m.; Easter Sunday, 12 p.m. –4 p.m.

At Arbor Lodge State Historical Park:
Discover the history of Easter traditions, enjoy fresh blooms, learn about spring planting on the Morton Farm, and view a vintage Easter postcard display. The mansion is open for self-guided tours and an egg hunt; admission is $8/adults; $6/youth (age 3-12). Arbor Lodge mansion is open Easter Saturday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.; Easter Sunday, 12 p.m.–4 p.m.

St. Patrick’s Day Fun at the Tree Adventure

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a wee stroll through the green at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure. Search throughout the day for gnomes hidden along the trail and stop to make a leprechaun craft from 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Activities included with regular Tree Adventure admission. Questions? Call 402-873-8717.

Snowflake Secrets at the Tree Adventure

Explore the winter wonderland of Arbor Day Farm and unlock the magical world of snowflakes. Learn how they create their unique shapes, and create your own snowflake to take home. Free with your Tree Adventure admission. Call 402-873-8717 for more information.

Snowflake Secrets at the Tree Adventure

Explore the winter wonderland of Arbor Day Farm and unlock the magical world of snowflakes. Learn how they create their unique shapes, and create your own snowflake to take home. Free with your Tree Adventure admission. Call 402-873-8717 for more information.

Make-and-Take Ornaments at the Tree Adventure

Come experience the fun of the holiday season at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure with Make-and-Take Ornaments, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Create holiday-themed ornaments from nature.

 

This activity is included with regular Tree Adventure admission. Questions? 402-873-8717.

Make-and-Take Ornaments at the Tree Adventure

Come experience the fun of the holiday season at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure with Make-and-Take Ornaments, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Create holiday-themed ornaments from nature.

 

This activity is included with regular Tree Adventure admission. Questions? 402-873-8717.

Nuts About Squirrels at the Tree Adventure

Squirrels! They can charm you or drive you nutty! Find out more about these engaging creatures by playing some of their games and learning to “speak squirrel.” Discover which species may live in your backyard and how you can attract (or dissuade) them. Free with your Tree Adventure admission.

Questions? Call the Tree Adventure at 402-873-8717.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores, and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings, Sept. 28 thru Nov. 10, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores, and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings, Sept. 28 thru Nov. 10, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores, and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings, Sept. 28 thru Nov. 10, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores, and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings, Sept. 28 thru Nov. 10, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores, and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings, Sept. 28 thru Nov. 10, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores, and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings, Sept. 28 thru Nov. 10, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores, and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings, Sept. 28 thru Nov. 10, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores, and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings, Sept. 28 thru Nov. 10, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores, and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings, Sept. 28 thru Nov. 10, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores, and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings, Sept. 28 thru Nov. 10, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, and S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores, and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings, Sept. 28 thru Nov. 10, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Harvest Celebration 2018 at Arbor Day Farm

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

  • Sunset & S’mores: Saturdays, Sept. 1–15
  • Discovery Ride: Weekends, Sept 1–Oct. 28
  • U-Pick Apples & Corn Maze: Daily, Sept. 1–Oct. 31
  • AppleJack Weekend: Sept. 22–23
  • U-Pick Pumpkins: Daily, Sept. 22–Oct. 31
  • Hayrack Ride to the Orchards: Weekends, Sept. 29–Oct. 21
  • Heirloom Apple Tasting: Weekends, Sept. 29–Oct. 21
  • Living History at Arbor Lodge: Weekends, Sept. 29–Oct. 28
  • Oktoberfest: Oct. 7
  • Pumpkin Party: Oct. 27

All-Access Day Pass includes admission to the Tree Adventure as well as the Arbor Lodge State Historical Park mansion. Discovery Rides tickets are an additional $5 per person. Call 402-873-8717 or go here for more information and current hours.

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

Snails & Other Slow-Moving Objects at Tree Adventure

Ready to slow your summer down? Head to the Tree Adventure to experience the fun of slime, including an introduction to snail slime facials — great for the complexion! Learn from these fascinating creatures about how to enjoy life in the slow lane.

Included with regular Tree Adventure admission. Call 402-873-8717 for more information.

Snails & Other Slow-Moving Objects at Tree Adventure

Ready to slow your summer down? Head to the Tree Adventure to experience the fun of slime, including an introduction to snail slime facials — great for the complexion! Learn from these fascinating creatures about how to enjoy life in the slow lane.

Included with regular Tree Adventure admission. Call 402-873-8717 for more information.

Get Outdoors Day at Tree Adventure

Celebrate National Get Outdoors Day at Arbor Day Farm. Explore nature and enjoy special family challenges along the trails at Tree Adventure. Finish off with a snack you can cook yourself over an open fire. At Arbor Lodge, guests will enjoy playing vintage yard games and checkers on the front lawn of the historic Arbor Lodge Mansion.

The event is free with your Tree Adventure admission. For more information, call 402-873-8717.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Bring the family for a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evening, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack, S’mores, & Cider Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings now thru Nov. 11, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack, S’mores, & Cider Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings now thru Nov. 11, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack, S’mores, & Cider Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings now thru Nov. 11, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack, S’mores, & Cider Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings now thru Nov. 11, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack, S’mores, & Cider Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Wood Carving Demonstration at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure

SCHEDULE UPDATE! Master carver Gary Keenan will be at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure on October 7 and 8. Gary’s last visit was during the 2013 Art in the Woods – Wood Carving Edition. We are happy for his return and excited to see his work along our forested trails. Watch as he uses special tools and his creative vision to produce beautiful wood art.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings now thru Nov. 11, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack, S’mores, & Cider Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings now thru Nov. 11, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack, S’mores, & Cider Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.

Nature Discovery Family Program at Tree Adventure

Spark a sense of wonder in your family by taking this special trip through Arbor Day Farm on the Discovery Ride, followed by a nature exploration walk. Come prepared to go creek-side and discover what lies in nature’s waters. This program is open to everyone, but it is best-suited for families with young children ages 3–8. Each family receives a related nature-themed book to take home. This special event requires advanced registration.

Cost is $15 per person and includes Tree Adventure admission. Questions? Call 402-873-8717.