Join us for our first annual fall festival!
We have a jam-packed weekend planned to kick off the fall season at the farm! Join us on Saturday, October 2nd from 9 AM to 6 PM and Sunday, October 3rd from 1 PM – 6 PM. Select vendors will be presenting local artwork and we will have games, crafts, and activity booths set up throughout the farm!
Interactions + Activities Schedule
Interactions are 30 minutes and included with admission. Please note that all adult domestic animals will be out all day for feeding & petting. The timed interactions below are just for the baby animals and exotic interaction times. Activities will be available all day and included with admission unless otherwise specified. Some activities may require sign up in advance. Stay tuned for full schedule.
NEW! Dragon’s Den: Get up close and personal with our bearded dragons! Take photos with our beardies and feed them live worms and crickets to watch them hunt! Space for this interaction will be limited
NEW! Patagonian Cavy Corner: Enter the enclosure with our Patagonian Cavys and help us give them some of their favorite snacks! These guys are quite nervous around new people, so space for this interaction will be limited.
NEW! Prairie Dog Plains: Meet and feed our three little prairie dogs some of their favorite snacks, carrots! Prairie dogs can be a little temperamental, so this interaction will have limited availability as well.
Bunny Cuddles: This visitor favorite will be available throughout the day. Join us during this interaction time to cuddle some of our baby bunnies and take photos!
Giggling Baby Goats: Play with some of our bouncing baby goats! This interactions will be available throughout the day for guest to hold our baby goats and watch them bounce all around the farm!
Baby Piglet Palooza: This visitor favorite is back for a limited time with our seven new baby pot belly piglets! Visitors will get to hold the baby piglets. You might want your earplugs for this one! Piglets are very loud!
NEW! Sheep & Goat Ribbon Roping: Sorry parents, this is just for the kids 12 and under! In this farm version of flag football, children will need to retrieve the bandana colors from the sheep and goats (without tackling them)! Kids 6 and up will get to play with the sheep, while kids 5 and under will get to play with the baby goats. This interaction will only be offered once per day , so stay tuned for the final schedule! Winners will receive a Ballyhoo T-Shirt
NEW! Chicken Race: Sorry parents, this is just for the kids 12 and under! Pick two chickens and herd them from the start line to the finish line! First team to get their chickens to cross the line first, wins. This interaction will only be offered once per day, so stay tuned for the final schedule!
Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt: We have lots of scarecrows around the farm this time of year! Can you spot all of them! Pick up a scavenger hunt from the gift shop when you arrive.
Pumpkin Painting Contest: Display your painted pumpkin at the farm! We will have contests for adults, kids, and toddlers. You may bring your own pumpkin or purchase one from our pumpkin patch. Winners will be announced via social media and receive free tickets to our BallyBOO fest later in the month.
Hay Day Maze: Navigate the hay bale maze! For kids 5 and under.
Festival & Yard Games: Available for All ages!
Booth & Event Information:
- Booths are 10X10 or 10×20.
- Single Booths $30 for one day or $50 for both days.
- Double Booths are $50 for one day or $75 for both days.
- Limited electrical spots are available.
- Wifi is unavailable.
- Vendors are required to bring tents, tables, chairs, and any other equipment with them.
- Saturday setup starts at 6 AM and teardown will be after 6 PM.
- Sunday setup starts at 10 AM and teardown will be after 6 PM.
- Vendors will not be able to teardown early.
- Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.
- Full description and 3-6 images of products/artwork you wish to sell.
- Deadline for submission is September 20.
- Food vendors must have a health permit.
- Exhibitors are responsible for collecting and reporting sales tax.
Please note that we will review all applications and contact you within three business days on the status of your application, as we are limiting the number of vendors in each category.