Whether you’re continuing a family tradition or starting a new one this fall, The Elegant Farmer, Hwys ES & J, Mukwonago offers you an old fashioned, on-farm experience at our annual Autumn Harvest Fest Saturdays and Sundays Only, September 7-Oct 26, 10 am-5 pm. Welcomed by the Smilin’ Barn, admission and parking are free. This is a family fun event for everyone in the family but please leave the four-legged members at home (no pets). Our Farm Kitchen, Deli & Market are open daily year round 8 am-6 pm.
Beginning the first week of September, What’s Pickin’ for the coming weekend will be posted on our website Wednesday afternoon at www.elegantfarmer.com. Find out what ready for picking, available in the orchard’s apple bins and in the market. Hope to see you in the orchard!
APPLE PICKIN’ OPENING WEEKEND:
SATURDAY, SEPT 7 & SUNDAY, SEPT 8
10 am-5pm then every Saturday and Sunday through Oct 26.
Train Rides, Pony Rides & Hayrides
Enjoy Southeast Wisconsin’s beautiful fall colors aboard a tractor-pulled hayride $5 adults, $3 kids 3-11, under 2 free, pony ride $6 or vintage turn-of-the-century train ride. Visit the East Troy Electric Railroad Museum’s website for more information. Train prices are $12.50 adults, $10.50 seniors, $8 kids 3-11, under 2 free. Round trip rides depart from and return to The Elegant Farmer Depot at 11, 12, 1 & 2. Adding to the fun is the Smilin’ Barn Cafe featuring make-your-own caramel apple along with BBQ pulled pork sandwiches, hot dogs, slices of pie, homemade chili with scoop chips, loaded spuds, homemade chicken pot pie, orchard-fresh apple cider and Smilin’ Barn Pickles. Take a rest on the hay bales while telling your kids or grandkids about your own childhood memories of the harvest.
As part of our Harvest Fest, The Elegant Farmer offers a family-friendly corn maze with easy in and out access for all ages. Come experience the fun and laughter this farm scene corn maze is sure to provide. Corn Maze Tickets: $6.00.
A wonderful shopping experience, The Elegant Farmer offers award-winning specialties in its Farm Kitchen Bakery, Deli & Market including its famed Apple Pie Baked in a Paper Bag, delicious CiderBaked Ham, fruity applesauces, jumbo muffins & cookies, Blue Ribbon Cheeses and seasonal fruits & vegetables. The Elegant Farmer, 1545 Main St. (Hwys ES & J), Mukwonago, Wis. For more info. call 262-363-6770.