Homeschool Farm Tour Day

  • Tue, Oct 31, 2023 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Mulberry Orchard

    1330 Mulberry Pike
    Shelbyville, Kentucky 40065
Ticket Price $0.00-$9.00 This event is now over
Description

It’s a fun opportunity to experience first-hand how an Orchard operates.  Our tours are designed to be fun & educational for all ages. 

 

Tickets will be PRE-SALE ONLY!  You MUST purchase tickets through our website to attend. 

Every person MUST have a ticket.  Adults and infants are free but still need a ticket.

 

Pumpkin Picking & Apple Tour

Take a hayride through the orchard & pumpkin patch.  Learn about the lifecycle of apples & pumpkins, why we raise dwarf trees, the importance of pollination, and pick your own pie pumpkin to take home.  See first-hand how the apples are harvested then prepared for market with washing, grading, and packing.  Then walk through the cooler where the apples are stored.  See many different varieties of apples and talk about different tastes and uses.  Take home an apple to remember your day at the Orchard.  Students can then enjoy our 4-acre corn maze, super slide, swings, and much more on our unique playground.  You are more than welcome to bring sack lunches to enjoy at our picnic tables or lunch is available to purchase from our Mulberry Kitchen.

Available: Tuesday, October 31st

Times: Program starts promptly at 9:30. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to check in.  Wagon ride may leave at 9:30 and you don’t want to miss out!

Tour Length: 1½ - 2 hours

Cost: $9 per participating child.  Teachers & chaperones visit free of charge.

Date & Time

Tue, Oct 31, 2023 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Venue Details

Mulberry Orchard

1330 Mulberry Pike
Shelbyville, Kentucky 40065 Mulberry Orchard
Mulberry Orchard LLC

Mulberry Orchard is a family farm in Shelbyville, Kentucky, conveniently situated between Louisville & Lexington.  Fresh, local produce is available June through November, as well as unique gift items, local honey, meats, eggs, apple cider, and a wide variety of other local offerings.