Mazes of hay, corn

Mazes of hay, corn

September 23rd, 2011 by Staff Report in Chattnow Outabout

Two more agri-tainment options open Saturday: Old McDonald's Farm in Sale Creek and the Mayfield Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch in Athens, Tenn.

They join Grandaddy's Farm in Estill Springs, Tenn., Rock City's Enchanted Maize in Flintstone, Ga., and The River Maze in Ocoee, Tenn., which are already open for fall fun in the fields.

OLD MCDONALD'S FARM

Address: 16705 Coulterville Road off Highway 27 in Sale Creek.

Season: Weekends through Nov. 5-6. Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays, noon-6 p.m. Sundays. Weekday appointments available for schools and groups.

Highlights: Hay maze, pumpkin patch, hayrides, corn crib, straw castle, critter barn, combine barn, kiddie rides, activity area and food at the Calf-A.

Admission: $10 ages 2 and up. Ride tickets $3.

Phone: 531-CORN (2676).

Website: www.oldmcdonaldsfarm.net.

MAYFIELD CORN MAZE & PUMPKIN PATCH

Address: 257 Highway 307, Athens, Tenn.

Season: Saturday through Nov. 6. Open 4-10 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturdays, 1-7 p.m. Sundays; by reservation only weekdays.

Highlights: Corn maze, pumpkin patch, hayride, hillbilly pig races, tractor tire mountain, sand box, corn box, hay bale mountain, educational silos, dairy parlor tours.

Admission: $9 corn maze, $8 pumpkin patch, $15 combo, $3 hayride and grounds ticket; $1 each for pedal cars, cow train and corn cannon.

Phone: 423-746-9859.

Website: www.mayfieldfarmandnursery.com.