annual celebrations at the farm
Saturdays & Sundays, March 11 - April 2, 2023
Tours depart at 12:30, 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30, 3, 3:30, & 4pm
Farm opens at noon and closes at 5pm.
Making Maple Syrup Tours - MARCH-APRIL
Please Note: Maple Syrup Tours are dependent on the weather - please call ahead if we are experiencing freezing daytime temperatures, high winds or ice. Weather related closures will also be announced on this website and social media as soon as possible. Thanks for your understanding.
Reservations are NOT required - tickets will be sold at the door. Space is limited!
Private Group Reservations are available for groups of 15 or more paid admissions on Saturdays & Sundays at 11:30 am and 12pm. Cost for a private tour is $12 per person. The maximum number of paid participants is 125. See below for more information.
This engaging tour begins with a wagon ride to the forested area of Maybury Farm. There you will walk into the sugar bush where you'll learn the amazing way sugar maple trees produce sap, why sap flows, how to tap and collect sap from the tree. The wagon will then take you to the Sugar Shack where you'll learn how the sap becomes delicious maple syrup by watching the process in action! You'll even get to try a sample of the finished product!
Once your tour is finished, you are invited to warm up in the Maybury Farm General Store where hot drinks and snacks are available to purchase. Pure Michigan Maple Syrup is also available for purchase and we offer free recipes for you to try with your maple syrup at home. It's a fun and educational experience for all ages!
COST: $10 per person. Children under 2 are FREE (must sit on a lap on wagon ride)
GROUP TOURS COST: $12 per person (children under 2 are FREE, must sit on lap)
Group tours are available for any group of 15 or more paid admissions (over age 2) Saturdays and Sundays at 11:30 am and 12pm. All group tours must be registered to ensure space. Call (248) 374-0200 press 2 to book your private group Maple Syrup Tour! PLEASE NOTE: the maximum number of participants for any tour at the farm is 125.
Space is limited for each tour: please be at the wagon loading area 15 minutes prior to your assigned tour time - we cannot accommodate late arrivals. The wagon ride to and from the Sugar Bush is included in your admission. We recommend dressing warmly for the Michigan March weather. Please wear appropriate footwear as the tour is a walking tour and takes place outdoors where the woods are often wet and snowy.
Eggstravaganza - Celebrate Spring!
Date: Saturday, April 15, 2023
Rain date - Sunday, April 16
Join us as we celebrate spring with the annual festival! Enjoy egg hunts, face painting, seed planting, crafts, coloring, fun costumed characters, food trucks and our new farm animals!
COST: $5 per person, children under 2 are FREE . (CASH ONLY PLEASE)
Event will be held at Maybury Farm with limited free parking at the farm. PLEASE NOTE - parking is also available at Maybury State Park - a valid Recreation Passport is required on all vehicles entering a state park.
Gates open at 9:30am. Farm opens at 10am for activities and egg hunts.
Egg Hunt schedule:
Ages 2-3 - 10am-12:45pm, multiple hunts run throughout the event
Ages 4-6 - 11am
Ages 7-10 - 11:45am
The first 800 children with paid entry wristbands can redeem eggs for a prize bag filled with candy and treats! No reservations - please arrive early - prize bags are limited. Sign up for a raffle to be awarded at 1pm!
Reservations are NOT required at this time.
Farm Fest - JUNE
Date: Saturday, June 3, 2023
Rain date - Sunday, June 4
Enjoy spring on the farm! Farm Fest is Maybury's spring festival where you can see our new baby animals, learn to plant seeds properly for a successful start your garden & share the fun activities with your family!
Live Entertainment: More information to come
Activities: Activities include face painting, seed planting, cow milking game and lawn games. More information to come.
Games: Piggy Round-Up, Pony Obstacle Course & Steer Roping just to name a few!
Educational Presentations: IIncludes farm animal engagement, pony lunging (exercise) in the arena, fun fact talks about various animals on the farm and more!
Demonstration: More information to come
Plus Delicious Eats & Treats: More information to come
COST: Festival Only - $12; Festival and Wagon Ride - $15. Children under 2 are FREE - must ride on a lap in wagon. Games & activities INCLUDED in ticket cost.
Brought to you by:
The Parks Partnership Committee:
Country Fair - AUGUST
Date: Saturday, August 12
What started in 2022 as a Celebration of Northville Community Foundation's 25th Anniversary, Maybury Farm is continuing a special event to thank the community for it's support!
COST: Advance Ticket - $12; At-the-Door Ticket - $15. Games, activities & wagon ride INCLUDED in ticket cost. Children under 2 are FREE - must ride on a lap in wagon.
Non-refundable - event takes place rain or shine.
Please watch for more information to come about this community celebration!
Corn Maze - SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays, Dates: September 29 - October 29
HOURS: Friday – 5-8pm; Saturday – 10am-8pm; Sunday – 10-7pm
(Corn Maze will not take place on Friday, Oct. 6; Tickets not available the weekend of the Great Fall Festival)
The last wagon ride to the maze leaves 60 minutes prior to closing
The corn maze is a perfect way to enjoy autumn on the farm!
The full 9-acre family friendly maze will take about 60 minutes to complete while the mini-maze, which is approximately 1-acre, takes about 20 minutes to complete. Each year we feature a new maze design that will include a scavenger hunt!
The Maybury Farm corn maze includes a tractor-driven wagon ride to and from the maze. Pick ups and drop offs are scheduled every 30 minutes. When you've completed the maze, jump back on the wagon and head back to the farm to enjoy fresh, delicious Parmenter's cider and donuts available for purchase in our general store or visit the farm animals.
Our barn is open until 7pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday so that you can visit with the animals during corn maze. Come on out and enjoy fall on the farm!
COST: $14 per person. Children under 2 are FREE. Price includes the farm animals and the wagon ride to the maze and back in admission fee - children under 2 must ride on a lap on the wagon. Purchase tickets the day of, at the farm.
Group reservations are available for the corn maze on Fridays and Saturdays only, September 29 - October 29, from 5-8pm. Call our office at (248) 374-0200 press 2 to book your reservations.
Great Fall Festival - OCTOBER
Saturday & Sunday, 2023 - Date: October 7 & 8, 2023
Tickets available at the door the day of the event with or without the maze. Come on out & enjoy our Fall celebration!
Our weekend festival features live music, activities, games, demonstrations, a tractor drawn wagon ride to the corn maze plus delicious eats & treats from one of the visiting food trucks or beverages, old time candy & other snacks in our General Store.
Live Entertainment - More information to come
Games: Kiddie Pumpkin Patch, Scarecrow Ring Toss, Apple Basket toss & much more!
Activities: face painting, pumpkin decorating & slime making and more are all included in your admission fee!
Delicious Eats & Treats: More information to come (Food requires additional purchase)
Join us for our most popular event of the year!
COST: Festival, games & activities - $12 per person; Festival, games, activities plus wagon ride & corn maze- $15 per person.
Children under 2 are FREE - must ride on a lap in wagon.
Games & activities INCLUDED in ticket cost.
PLEASE NOTE: last wagon ride leaves at 4:30pm
Holiday Fun & Santa Visits at the Farm - DECEMBER
Saturdays & Sundays, December 2 & 3, 9 &10, 2023
Hours are 10am -5pm, last reservation for Santa will be at 4pm
PLEASE NOTE: Reservations are required.
Enjoy holiday music & decorations, crafts, farm animals & shopping in our General Store. Visit with Santa in his antique sleigh in our century-old barn where Santa's Elf will be on hand to help you snap a family photo! Drop your letter to Santa in our North Pole Mailbox, and don't forget to warm up at the bonfire!
COST: $10 per person (all persons age 2 and over requires a ticket)
Children under 2 are FREE.
Non-refundable - event takes place rain/snow or shine