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The farm is now open for the season! 

DAYS/HOURS: Tuesday - Sunday, 10am-5pm 

ADMISSION FEE: $7 per person. Kids under 2 are FREE.

LOCATION: 50165 8 Mile Rd., Northville, MI 48167

MAILING ADDRSS: PO Box 560, Northville, MI 48167

CONTACT:  Northville Community Foundation/Maybury Farm: (248) 374-0200

Maybury Farm is located on 8 Mile Rd., 1.5 miles west of Beck Road.  The farm cannot be accessed from  Maybury State Park.  The farm entrance is 1/2 mile west of the State Park entrance.  Parking is free at Maybury Farm.

When using Google Maps, search "Maybury Farm Parking Lot" for accurate directions to visitor entrance.

Admission to the farm includes use of the playground and picnic area. Enjoy the farm!

All farm closures due to inclement weather conditions will be posted on Social Media - please check our Facebook page prior to visiting the farm.

 

No dogs or pets allowed for the safety of our guests and animals.   No feeding of the animals allowed at the farm.

Visitors to events, camp, tours, storytime and programs may be photographed by one of our employees, volunteers or a professional photographer. If our faculty or staff judge that education or research may benefit from the use of the photographs, Northville Community Foundation/Maybury Farm may publish, not sell, for academic purposes, or use them on our website and our social media posts.

Please be aware that, to keep our animals and visitors safe, a new fencing system was installed. The white wire on the inside of the animal paddocks has a intermittent, low voltage current running through it to discourage the animals from destroying the fences - please interact with the animals at the black gates. Thank you!

Membership

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Are you and your family frequent visitors to the farm? 

If so, Maybury Farm offers an annual membership that's an excellent value! 

Membership Fee - $75 for a family of 4.  $15 for each additional family member.  Daily Admission only, does not include Special or Fundraising Events. (Valid for one year from the date of purchase.)

  

Please call (248) 374-0200 ext. 107 for details.

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General Store/Welcome Center: ext. 107

Memberships: ext. 107

NCF Office: Carol at ext. 110

Party Reservations: Carol at ext. 110 

Group or Event Bookings: Carol at ext. 110
Donations & Sponsorships: Carol at ext. 110

Farm Tour Reservations: Connie at ext. 106

Farm Camp: Connie at ext. 106

Watch-Me-Grow Preschool Program: Connie at ext. 106

Professional Photo Sessions: Connie at ext. 106

Volunteers/Volunteer Groups: Diana at ext. 101

Employment Opportunities: Diana at ext. 101

 

General Store

Be sure to drop by our General Store when you visit Maybury Farm. The store sells a variety of items fresh from the farm, including raw honey from our beehives and eggs from our hens. We also offer a selection of items made right here in Michigan, as well as an assortment of farm themed books and toys. Also, don’t forget to pick up one of the many logo’d items we offer as a souvenir of your visit to the farm. 

Drinks and snacks are also available for purchase in the store.

Shop our online store today!

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Educational Garden

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Learn about agriculture in the Maybury Farm Garden! 

 

Our garden is used for summer farm camp and educational tours. Campers and visitors can learn about a variety of vegetables, herbs, fruits and flowers. The garden also provides fresh snacks for our campers. Perhaps we’ll inspire a young gardener at home!

Maybury’s farm garden is continually evolving - this season, we’ll have a new garden layout and utilize new horticulture practices including crop rotation, resting places, natural integrated pest management (IPM) along with insect sanctuary spaces. 

 

In addition to educating and providing snacks to campers, the farm is donating it's extra produce to community food banks. And remember, nothing goes to waste in our garden - anything not used for education, enjoyed by our campers or donated is a healthy and delicious treat for our animals!

 

Daily & Weekly Attractions 

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Animal Engagement

Daily

Get a hands on experience with our farm animals with the help of one of our educators or farmhands who will provide a safe, informative, and fun experience! Engagement opportunities could range from holding a chicken to watching a farmhand milking a goat. Engagement will be throughout the day, around the farm and not in the pasture or pens in the barn.

COST: Free - included with your $7 admission to the farm (kids under 2 are FREE)

AGE: All ages welcome!

 

StoryTime

Wednesdays & Thursdays, June 15 - Sept. 1, 2022

Starts at 11am

Children will have fun while learning about a unique farm topic each week through stories, songs, and sensory play. Special animal guests may also visit us at the end of StoryTime. Maybury Farm develops our story times based on the Every Child Ready to Read program which is a research-based early  literacy program, from the American Library Association. The Every Child Ready to Read program encourages parents to interact with their children using the five practices of early literacy: singing, talking, reading, writing, and playing. These five practices develop the components of early literacy, including phonological awareness, vocabulary, print awareness, letter knowledge, and background knowledge, which prepare children to learn to read and write in school.

 

COST: Included with your $7 admission to the farm (kids under 2 are FREE)

AGE: All ages welcome!

DATES: Weekly from June 15 to September 1 at 11am

LENGTH: 30 minutes

StoryTime takes place outdoors and so is weather dependent - please check for updates on Facebook in case of cancellation.

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Wagon Rides 

Wednesdays & Thursdays, June 15 - Sept. 1, 2022

Starts at 11:45 am

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Enjoy a wagon ride through the farm's forests and fields, passing by our own Maybury bee hives! 

COST: $4 per person (kids under 2 are FREE, must sit on lap)

AGE: All ages welcome!

DATES: Weekly June 15 through September 1, starting at 11:45 am

LENGTH: 20 minutes

 

Plan A Party

Maybury Farm is a wonderful setting for your child's birthday party, family get-together, corporate gathering or any other group event. We offer various party/group event packages and also bonfire rental and rental of our covered pavilion.

 

At the farm, we offer various group admission packages along with separate fees for use of our bonfire, covered pavilion, private wagon rides and corn maze group reservations.

 

The wagon ride, included in the party package admission price, is pulled by our tractor along the milled trails through the forest and fields and then back to the farm. The wagon holds approximately 20-22 people, so larger groups need to allow time for multiple trips. 

Please see below for more details. Please call (248) 374-0200 ext. 110 or email carol@mayburyfarm.org to book your package or with questions.

 

We look forward to hosting your group this season!

Party Packages at the Farm

Summer Party Packages - APRIL-SEPTEMBER 9

Small Summer Party Package: $250

morning - 10am-1pm or  afternoon - 1:30-4:30pm

 

Party Package includes:

• Farm admission for 25 people (excludes infants)

• Picnic tables for 3 hours (time includes your time

   to set-up and clean-up)

• Covered pavilion included

• Wagon Ride (Morning - 12pm or Afternoon - 3:30pm)

• Additional guests: $9 per person

Medium Summer Party Package: $400

morning - 10am-1pm or  afternoon - 1:30-4:30pm

Party Package includes:

• Farm admission for 50 people (excludes infants)

• Picnic tables for 3 hours (time includes your time

   to set-up and clean-up)

• Covered pavilion included

• Wagon Ride (Morning - 12pm or Afternoon - 3:30pm)

• Additional guests: $9 per person

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Large Summer Party Package: $600 

morning - 10am-1pm or  afternoon - 1:30-4:30pm

Party Package includes:

• Farm admission for 75 people (excludes infants)

• Picnic tables for 3 hours (time includes your time to set-up and clean-up)

• Covered pavilion included

• Wagon Ride (Morning - 12pm or Afternoon - 3:30pm)

• Additional guests: $9 per person

 

Options

Covered Pavilion: $50/hour (two-hour minimum)

• Available April-October

• Covered area fits up to eight picnic tables

• Open sides 

• Rental fee does not include guest's farm admission

Bonfire Rental: $65 for 2 hours 

• Includes two hours of bonfire and use of four picnic tables

• $20 every additional hour

• Rental fee does not include guest's farm admission or covered pavilion

Private Wagon Rides - $10 per person 

(includes admission to the farm - kids under 2 are FREE)

• Minimum of 15 people (excludes those under 2)

• Does not include covered pavilion

 

Call (248) 374-0200 ext. 110 or email carol@mayburyfarm.org for more information or to book your party packages and options including the covered pavilion, bonfire, wagon rides and corn maze.

Professional Photography Sessions: 

Sessions are in and around the farm grounds - no access in the animal pens.

(In season, includes admission to the farm - kids under 2 are FREE). 

• Senior pictures and individual portraits - $50 each individual

• Engagement and couple's portraits - $75 per couple

• Family group portraits (up to 16 people) - $150 each family; 
   
additional guests - $9 per person

• No Professional photographer will be provided

To book a photo session, call (248) 374-0200 ext. 106 or email connie@mayburyfarm.org.

Fall Party Packages - SEPTEMBER 10 - OCTOBER 24 - Available Friday, Saturday & Sunday - see details below

Small Fall Party Package: $350

(Friday - evening only - 5-8pm; Saturday - morning 10am-1pm, afternoon 1:30-4:30pm or evening  5-8pm; Sunday - morning 10am-1pm or afternoon, 1:30-4:30pm)

Party Package includes:

• Farm and Corn Maze admission for 25 people (excludes infants)

• Picnic tables for 3 hours (time includes your time to set-up and clean-up)

• Covered pavilion included

• Wagon Ride to and from the Corn Maze (last ride to corn maze 1 hr before close )

• Additional guests: $11 per person

 

Medium Fall Party Package: $550

(Friday - evening only - 5-8pm; Saturday - morning 10am-1pm, afternoon 1:30-4:30pm or evening  5-8pm; Sunday - morning 10am-1pm or afternoon, 1:30-4:30pm)

Party Package includes:

• Farm and Corn Maze admission for 50 people (excludes infants)

• Picnic tables for 3 hours (time includes your time to set-up and clean-up)

• Covered pavilion included

• Wagon Ride to and from the Corn Maze (last ride to corn maze 1 hr before close)

• Additional guests: $11 per person

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Large Fall Party Package: $750

(Friday - evening only - 5-8pm; Saturday - morning 10am-1pm, afternoon 1:30-4:30pm or evening  5-8pm; Sunday - morning 10am-1pm or afternoon, 1:30-4:30pm)

Party Package includes:

• Farm and Corn Maze admission for 75 people (excludes infants)

• Picnic tables for 3 hours (this time includes your time to set-up and clean-up)

• Covered pavilion included

• Wagon Ride to and from the Corn Maze (last ride to corn maze 1 hr before close)

• Additional guests: $11 per person