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Come Get Lost in the Stalks: Corn Mazes in CT

Connecticut Corn Mazes

If you’re smelling the pumpkin spice in the air then you know autumn has arrived in Connecticut. To celebrate the season like a true New Englander, take your family to a corn maze on a perfectly crisp day.

Enjoy this cherished fall activity by challenging your family to journey through a maze and work together to find your way out! If you’re feeling a little more adventurous, grab your flashlights and take your chance at venturing through one at night!

Read below our ultimate guide to Connecticut’s corn mazes and don’t forget to send us some feedback if you visit one this fall.

Bishop’s Orchards

Location: 1355 Boston Post Road, Guilford CT
Hours: Weekends in October from 10am- 5pm. Last admission is at 4:45pm
Contact: Call the 24/7 info line at 203-458-7425 for details and hours
Cost: $6 per person (plus tax), Children under 2 are free

This year Bishop’s Orchards has partnered with the Beardsley Zoo to create a Red Panda design. Come get lost with your family by following the Red Panda Trivia Maze Adventure and answering 10 trivia questions.

Bunnell Farm

Location: 498 Maple Street, Litchfield, CT
Hours: Weekends in October on Saturday and Sunday from 10:30am- 5:30pm
Cost: $8 per person, $25 for four people with $5 per additional person

Come and enjoy this great fall activity with your family and be ready to discover the professionally designed field. If you dare to explore at night, bring your flashlight on Friday and Saturday evenings for a bit of a scarier experience.

Buttonwood Farm

Location: 1963 Glasgo Road, Griswold, CT
Hours: Weekends in October on Saturday and Sunday from 10am- Dusk
Last ticket sold 1 hour before sundown
Cost: $8.50 per person (plus tax), Children under 2 are free

Getting lost in over 7 acres of corn maze will not be a problem here. Your admission ticket includes access to the maze, corn crib, duck races, rides and straw mountain. Enjoy this 45 minutes to 1 hour maze with your family!

Ekonk Hill Turkey Farm

Location: 227 Ekonk Hill Road, Sterling, CT
Hours: Weekends in October on Saturday from 11am- 9pm and Sunday from 11am- Dusk
Last ticket sold 1 hour before closing
Cost: $10 per person (plus tax), $6 (plus tax) Children 5 to 10 years old, Children under 5 are free

Travel through miles of path in this corn maze and enjoy the additional unlimited access to the barnyard and hayrides. With the corn maze theme for 2017 being “Under the Sea,” it’s bound to be fun for the entire family! If you’re up for a night time stroll, visit Ekonk Hill Turkey Farm every Saturday from dusk until 9pm to explore the twisting, turning paths in the dark. Don’t forget a flashlight!

Ellsworth Hill Orchard & Berry Farm

Location: 461 Cornwall Bridge Rd.(Rte. 4), Sharon CT
Hours: Weekends in October
Cost: $10 per person, $5 for Children

If you’re a Pokemon lover, you will surely not want to miss this corn maze! With the design of the maze inspired by Pokemon, it is fun for both adults and children. Let us know if you find a Pokemon along the way!

Elm Knoll Farm

Location: 153 Moody Road Enfield, CT
Hours: Weekends in October from 10am- 5pm
Cost: For corn maze prices please call 860-749-9944

The Elm Knoll Farm features two corn mazes for your family to enjoy. This locally fun activity is riddled with insightful quotes and expressions!

Fort Hill Farms

Location: 260 Quaddick Road, Thompson, CT
Hours: Daily in October on Sunday-Thursday from 9am- 8pm, Friday and Saturday from 9am- 10pm
Last ticket sold 2 hours before close
Cost: $12 per person, $10 Children 12 and under

The Naturally New England Corn Maze Adventure at Fort Hill Farms is a great way for your family to experience local agriculture and learn about sustainable farming. This year the farm celebrates The Farmer’s Cow Naturally New England heritage with the slogan “It’s where we live. It’s how we farm. It’s who we are!” At the beginning of the maze, you will receive a game sheet and then walk the paths in search of clues. You will work together to solve the Word Puzzle, decode the Secret Phase and find all the picture rubbings while learning about our local states and about New England farming traditions!

Foster Family Farms

Location: 90 Foster Street, South Windsor, CT
Hours: In October on Sunday-Thursday from 10am- 6pm, Friday and Saturday from 10am- 9:30pm
Last ticket sold at 9pm
Cost: $10 per person, $7 Children 4 to 12 years old, Toddlers are free, $9 Senior Citizens
Weekdays Courtyard Pricing: $5 for Ages 4 and older, Ages 3 and under are free

Come and see the 2017 inspired UConn Husky-themed corn maze! The two full sized corn mazes encompass 8 acres of land and 4 miles of trails. Your admission includes the corn mazes, all courtyard activities and hayrides. The night time trails are also available to those who dare to lurk in the dark.

Garden’s Dream Farm

Location: 355 Taylor Road, Enfield, CT
Hours: Daily in October from 9am- 5pm
Cost: $5 per person, Children 5 and under are free

We hear BigFoot is hiding in this corn maze. Come check out this 90 minute maze and discover the place where BigFoot lurks.

Hayes Corn Maze

Location: 151 East Street, North Granby, CT
Hours: Weekends in October on Saturday from 10:30am- 6:30pm and Sunday from 12:30pm- 6:30pm
Cost: $9 per person, Children 2 and under are free

This year’s design will feature Four Seasons Natural Beef and will include a vast variety of twists and turns. By answering questions correctly, you will be able to get through the maze but if your guess is wrong, you may be lost forever! While supplies last, the Hayes Corn Maze will be giving 5 pounds of pumpkins for free with each ticket as an appreciation to their loyal customers. What else? There are two contests that you can take part in for both adults and children (with possible cash prizes at the end of the season!).

Lyman Orchards

Location: 32 Reeds Gap Road, Middlefield, CT
Hours: Daily in October on Monday to Friday from 3pm- 6pm, Saturday, Sunday and Holidays from 10am- 6pm
Cost: $10 per person, $5 Children ages 4 to 12, Children 3 and under are free

Help Lyman Orchards celebrate 275 years of farming the land in Middlefield! This fun corn filled adventure is nearly three centuries in the making. Come challenge yourself in the historic design with 4 acres of towering corn, 2 miles of pathways and fun trivia questions along the way!

March Farm

Location: 160 Munger Lane, Bethlehem, CT
Hours: Mini Corn Maze- Open Daily 10am- 6pm
Hill Top Corn Maze- Weekends 11am- 5pm
Cost: Mini Corn Maze- $5 per person, Children 5 and under are free
Hill Top Corn Maze- $5 per person
Please note that the $5 admission covers both mazes and there is no reduced price for only walking one of the mazes

March Farm features two corn mazes for you and your family. The Mini Corn Maze serves as a nice warm up for the Hill Top Corn Maze as it is ? the size and is better suited for younger children. The Hill Top Corn Maze is 5 acres and offers a challenge to even the most seasoned explorers! This is a true labyrinth with no dead ends, and offers Farm Facts from around the world!

Pell Farm

Location: 96 Kibbe Grove Road, Somers, CT
Hours: Weekends in October until 10/23 from 10am- 5pm
Cost: $9 per person

This is a great corn maze farm for families especially with 2-7 year old children! Your admission includes the corn maze, hayrides, petting zoo and hay maze. The corn maze typically takes a family 20 minutes to complete.

Plasko’s Farm

Location: 670 Daniels Farm Road, Trumbull, CT
Hours: Weekends in October from 10am- 6pm
Cost: For corn maze prices please call 203-268-2716

This year’s theme is “The Farm Scene Monster Mystery!” As the legend goes, “It all happened one crazy fall night! A mysterious blinding flash lit the night sky. Our dog “Boots” went to investigate but never returned. Alien monsters have overrun Plasko’s Farm and have taken Boots! The farm is asking you and your family to help them find out which monster took Boots and where he is being hidden!

Riverview Farm

Location: 91 Wassuc Road, S. Glastonbury, CT
Hours: October 30th and 31st from 7pm- 9pm
Cost: $7 per person

The Riverview Farm is asking you to bring your flashlight for this fun filled night. Gary Hamel, a local artist, creates this corn maze each year and displays his works of art as a story that runs throughout with whimsy, puns and corny jokes! This whole new level of creativity for a corn maze is nothing short of painting masterpieces.

Scantic Valley Farm

Location: 327 9th District Road, Somers, CT
Hours: Weekends in October on Saturday and Sunday from 11am- Dusk,
Last tickets sold at 5:45pm
Cost: $12 per person, $8 Children 5 to 12 years old, Children 4 and under are free
Use your Big Y Silver Club Card for discounts

Take on this years “Three Little Pigs Corn Maze Challenge!” Trek the three miles of rambling and twisting trails with posts hidden along the way. Enjoy a beautiful day with your family and friends on this 8 acre maze! The farm also offers the Giant Maze and the Kiddie Maze.

Scott’s Yankee Farmer

Location: 436 Boston Post Rd.(Rte. 1), East Lyme, CT
Hours: Daily in October on Monday to Friday from 11am- 5pm, Saturday and Sunday from 10am- 5pm
Cost: For corn maze prices please call 860-739-5209

Get excited because this year Scott’s Yankee Farmer is offering a Halloween Zombie Adventure corn maze! This spooky fun adventure is great for the whole family and is open 7 days a week.

Sonny’s Place

Location: 349 Main Street, Somers, CT
Hours: Daily in October on Monday to Thursday from 12pm- 8pm, Saturday from 12pm- 4pm and 7pm- 10pm, Sunday from 10am- 4pm and 7pm- 10pm
Special Hours- Columbus Day 10am- 4pm
Cost: Day- $10 per person, $8 Children ages 4 to 9, $8 Senior Citizens, Children under 4 are free
Night- $12 per person, $10 Children ages 4 to 9, $10 Senior Citizens, Children under 4 are free

Come any day of the week to check out Sonny’s Place new activity– the corn maze! This 7 acres of twists and turns can be explored during the day or at night with flashlights. Come celebrate this new attraction in Somers!

Treat Farm

Location: 361 Old Tavern Road, Orange, CT
Hours: For corn maze hours please call 203-799-2453
Cost: $6 per person

Visit this fall and experience a challenging 5 acre corn maze! Spend an hour and a half getting lost in the stalks while trying to complete the trivia game. For the brave adventurers, attempt this corn maze at night!

Wells Hollow Corn Maze

Location: 656 Bridgeport Ave. Shelton, CT
Hours: Weekends in October- Day Maze is Saturday and Sunday 12pm- 5pm, Night Maze is Thursday to Sunday from 6pm- 10pm
Cost: Day- $10 per person, Teens $8, Children $6, Children under 3 are free
Night- $12 per person, $10 Teen, $8 Children, Children under 3 are free

The Wells Hollow Corn Maze is very kid friendly! This pathway cuts through a corn field with Halloween decorations along the way and visual and audio special effects to create a cool spooky atmosphere. At night, there are haunted challenges for the whole family to enjoy!

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