Autumn Harvest Fest 2021

Sept 11- Oct 24, 10 am-5pm, Sat & Sun Only

LAST WEEKEND: Oct 23 & 24

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 11-Oct 24, 10 am-5 pmWelcomed by the Smilin’ Barn, admission and parking are free. This is a family fun event but please no pets. Look forward to seeing old friends and making new ones in the orchard this year!


Be like the Smilin’ Barn when you come to the Elegant Farmer’s Market & Orchard: Be Safe & Kind. Please wear your mask in the indoor Market and you are encouraged to wear your mask and social distance in the outdoor Orchard. We will continue to monitor and implement local, state and national guidelines to ensure our facility is safe and continue to adapt our safety procedures as needed throughout the Harvest Fest season to keep your family and our employees safe. For further information visit

What’s Pickin’

Check here each Wednesday and beyond to see What’s Pickin’ in the orchard for that weekend beginning Sept 8. We’ll let you know which of our varieties are ready to pick and take home for eating, baking and enjoying.  LAST WEEKEND: get apples in the market or select from the orchard’s wooden bins!  FYI The trees are picked clean.

Apple Pricing
1/2 Peck $13, Full Peck $22, 1/2 Bushel $40

Pumpkin Pricing
$3-$10 depending on size (Small to 
Extra Large)

Gourds $1 &  Squash $2

Train, Pony & Hayrides

Enjoy Southeast Wisconsin’s beautiful fall colors aboard our tractor-pulled hayrides, on top of one of our friendly ponies or chugging along in one of the East Troy Railroad’s vintage trains.   

Tractor-pulled Hayride: $6 adults, $4 kids 3-11, under 2 free.
Pony Ride: $8
Train Rides: Visit the East Troy Electric Railroad Museum’s website for more information about train schedule and rates.   

Smilin’ Barn Cafe

Adding to the fun is the Smilin’ Barn Cafe featuring  our beloved cider donuts along with BBQ pulled pork sandwiches, hot dogs, beef chili with scoop corn chips, chili dogs, chicken pot pie, orchard-fresh apple cider, slices of pie, caramel apples and cider donuts.  Take a rest on the hay bales while telling your kids or grandkids about your own childhood memories of the harvest.

Corn Maze & Lazer Tag 

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 75th Anniversary design corn maze is sure to provide.   ***Please note that the last entry into the corn maze is 4 pm as Harvest Fest closes at 5 pm.

Corn Maze Tickets: $6, children 2 and under free

Lazer Tag: $5

Our Farmer’s Market

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, fruit crisps, delicious CiderBaked Ham, fruity applesauces, jumbo muffins & cookies, Blue Ribbon Cheeses, sauces and dressings and seasonal fruits & vegetables. The Market is open year-round 9 am to 6 pm.

The Elegant Farmer, 1545 Main St. (Hwys ES & J), Mukwonago, Wis. For more info. call 262-363-6771.