Learning is Fun on the Farm!
An educational school field trip to CornDodgers Farm is exciting for students and teachers! Our learning barn offers a wealth of info on crops. Meet farm animals, take a wagon ride, explore a corn maze, and enjoy a dozen or more exciting activities. Reservations are required.
Spring 2024: April 12-May 17
Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Fridays
Text or email Amanda: 334.726.1485 firstname.lastname@example.org
We begin taking reservations for fall August 1, 2024.
Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Fridays
April 12-May 17
Fee: $10 per student and per chaperone. Teachers and bus drivers are free. Reservations required.
Spring Homeschool Day
April 22 9am-1pm
Fee: $10 per visitor, ages 3+.
Online reservations required. See Facebook event for details and to purchase tickets. Spots are limited.
Fall dates TBA. Please call or text to reserve for spring. Reservation required.
Favorite Citizens Day
Wednesday, April 17, 9am-1pm
Our favorite day of the year is just for our friends with special needs. Reservation required.
Our field trips are set up in a modified rotation format. Students will be kept with their class for their rotation stops. Lunches begin once rotations are done then free play areas are available until 1 p.m. Note: We do not have animals, slide, wagon, or corn maze available during spring. These are fall only activities.
- Ride the cow train
- Pick a pint of strawberries
- Honey tasting and The Buzz About Bees lesson
At will activities: CornDodger Ball, Jumping Pillow, Tire Pyramid, Duck Races, Tug of War, Barnyard Ball, Birdhouse Ball, Sunflower Skeeball, Bounceball Corral, Roller Bowler, Konk the Crow, farm games, Farm-size Foosball, Tractor Playland.
Pumpkin Express zip line, Fire in the Hole mini golf, pony rides, gem mining, gel ball are closed during field trips.
It’s our learning barn! Students will be treated to displays on corn, cotton, pumpkins, sunflowers, satsuma oranges and farm animals. Educational videos are shown, time permitting. The Buzz About Bees Lesson is held in The Crooked Porch in the spring.
Upon arriving at the farm, students will be given an overview of the rules and the general schedule of the day. Teachers will be given a copy of the rotation sequence and advised where to begin. Please plan a few minutes for “travel time” between rotation stops. If you are more than 5 minutes late to a station, you may be required to forfeit that station. The wagon ride will leave on time. We reserve the right to remove any child (or adult) from the activities if rules are not obeyed. Please adhere to your schedule as closely as possible unless instructed by a manager. This is the best way we have found to ensure each child gets a turn at each activity without overwhelming chaos. If the school allows siblings to attend, they will be expected to stay with the class until released for free play or lunch.
Student admission includes a bottle of water. These are handed out by class only. Teachers will be given a ticket to turn in at The Rustic Rooster. Please have your student count ready.
Climate controlled restrooms are located behind the lunch area, next to Barnyard Ball and immediately behind The Crooked Porch. They are handicap accessible.
Sack lunches are welcome. You may also pre-order student lunches (hot dog or pizza) one week in advance. Tables will be marked for your group under the pavilion. Adults may also order lunch at The Rustic Rooster beginning at 10:45 a.m. Please do not pull students out of rotation to order lunch unless instructed to do so. We will give students priority seating for lunch. If parents are occupying tables needed for children, they will be asked to move until all children are seated. Snacks and drinks are available at The Rustic Rooster throughout the day. Cash and card are accepted.