Funtober Corn Mazes

Indiana Corn Mazes

Locate Indiana corn mazes here at Funtober this fall.  Be sure to check out their websites for further information, hours and prices.  Many have hayrides, pumpkins, kids activities, and live animals.  Most are open from the middle of September through October.


2015 Indiana Farms

South Bend – Elkhart 

Thistleberry Farm – South Bend, Indiana.  A 4 acre pick your own pumpkin patch with thousands of pumpkins. Hayrides (weekends), cornfield maze, petting farm, cow train, jumping pillow, corn cannon.  There are 4 paths through the corn here. Two are small and designed for kids, a medium sized maze for adults who don’t want to get too lost, and a 9 acre Adventure maze.  Past themes have includes Pirates of the Caribbean (2011).  Open on weekends in September and daily in October (except Halloween).  Their address is 61391 Mayflower Rd., South Bend, IN 46614.  It is about 7 miles southwest of South Bend.

Knollbrook Farm – Goshen, Indiana.  John and Cynthia Adam started Knollbrook Farm in 1986 with four cows. They now milk 75 cows and operate 360 acres. There’s over 6 miles of paths through the ten acre corn maze. Also enjoy the cow parade at the working dairy farm, farm animals, trike race track, pumpkin slingshot or picking your pumpkin at the pumpkin patch.  Past corn maze themes have included Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader (2011).  Their address is 15463 CR 46, Goshen, IN 46526.  It is about 38 miles east of South Bend.

Gary – Chicago 

Harvest Tyme Pumpkin Patch – Lowell, IN.  Ride the hayrides and pick your own pumpkins. They also have a 3 acre cornfield maze and a two night flashlight maze. Bring your own flashlight, get lost under the stars, and then warm up by the fire with warm apple cider and apple cinnamon and pumpkin spiced donuts. There is also a small corn maze for kids. Pre-picked pumpkins, slide, bounce house, playland, corn sandbox, gem mining and other farm fun.  It all starts the last weekend in September on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.  Their address is 17904 Grant St., Lowell, IN.  It is about 27 miles south of downtown Gary.

County Line Orchard – Hobart, IN – 12 Acres
2013 Theme: Chicago Blackhawks
2012 Theme: Ron Santo, Baseball Hall of Fame Inductee
They cut two designs into their field of corn. They also have a pick your own apple orchard.

Kregel’s Pumpkin Patch – Lowell, IN.  Tractor pulled hayrides and pumpkin picking this fall. The cornfield maze has two paths through it, a long course and a short course. Petting zoo, pony rides, pumpkin express train, a pumpkin sling shot and farm market.  Their address is 7705 West 159th Avenue, Lowell, IN.  It is about 26 miles south of Gary.

Guse Christmas Trees – Wanatah, IN – 6 Acres
2013 Theme: Solar System
2012 Theme: Scarecrow
2011 Theme: Harvesting Memories
A six acre maze and pumpkin patch is hosted on weekends at this Christmas tree farm every fall. It is a family owned and operated business started by Howard Guse in 1965

Fort Wayne

Steele Farm – Decatur, IN – 7 Acres
2013 Theme: Barnyard Scene
2012 Theme: Scarecrow
2011 Theme: Pumpkins
Other activities include a pick your own pumpkin patch, hay rides, farm animals, straw climbing mountain and barrel train rides.

Hilger Family Farm – Fort Wayne, IN.  Activities include hayrides, pumpkin picking, pony rides, corn maze and other mazes.  A popular farm with over 4,542 Facebook likes.  Their address is 5534 Butt Rd., Fort Wayne, Indiana.  It is about 10 miles west of downtown Fort Wayne.

Ridenour Acres – Angola, IN.  Lots of all things to do at Ridenour Acres.  It features a pumpkin patch, 9 acre corn maze, haunted woods and family adventure park.  They generally are open on Saturday and Sunday from the first weekend in September through October 31st.  Their address is 2935 E 20 N, Angola, IN 46703.  It is about 47 miles north of Fort Wayne.

Amazing Fall Fun – Waterloo
Open Friday evening through Sunday between September 19, 2014 and October 26, 2014. Admission to the maze is $6-8 per person. Cash only. Also hop on a hayride for a view of the countryside, pick a pumpkin from the 5 acre patch and let your kids enjoy the farm fun like the straw mountain and corn box.

Indianapolis Corn Mazes 

Beasley’s Orchard – Danville, IN.  Activities include their corn maze, hay rides, pumpkin patch, and apple orchard.  It takes about an hour to navigate the maze although it can be done in about thirty minutes. There are four miles of trails.  Beasley’s Orchard was started by Milton and Irene Beasley in 1946. Lots of apples, cider, a bakery and market.  Past corn maze themes include Beasley’s Corn Dog (2013), Dare to be Brave (2012), and Get Lost in a Book (2011).  They are open weekends in October.  Their address is 2304 East Main Street, Danville, IN.  It is about 17 miles west of Indianapolis.

Russell Farms – Noblesville, Indiana.  It features a pumpkin patch, hayrides, 10 and 5 acre corn maze, pedal tractors, farm animals and mini golf. The Russell Farms pumpkin patch began in 2002 but the Russell family has owned the farm land for more than 50 years.  Their address is 12290 E. 191st Street, Noblesville, IN 46060.  It is about 30 miles northeast of Indianapolis.

Kelsay Farms – Whiteland, IN.  A sixth generation dairy and crop farm with a 7 acre corn field maze, flashlight maze on Friday and Saturday evenings.  They are open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays in October.  They feature their pumpkin patch, 7 acre corn maze, baby barnyard, hayrides, play areas, live music, and kids activities.  Their address is 6848 N County Road 250 E., Whiteland, IN.  It is about 16 miles south of Indianapolis. 

Piney Acres Farm – Fortville, IN – 8 Acres
Corn maze, 5 acre pumpkin patch, hay rides and petting zoo. At night, they have haunted trails, a haunted hayride and the haunted loft.

Tuttle Orchards – Greenfield, Indiana.  Eight acre pick your own pumpkin patch that will provide little red wagons to haul your pumpkins. The apple orchard has been operating since 1928. There are also farm animals, hayrides, corn maze and kid’s play area.  Pumpkin patch opens the last weekend in September.  Their address is 5717 N 300 W, Greenfield, IN.  It is about 21 miles east of Indianapolis.  Tuttle Orchards remains a popular place with over 7,510 Facebook likes.

Stuckey Farm – Lebanon/Sheridan, IN – 8 Acres
2013 Theme: Gladiator – Journey to Ancient Rome
2012 Theme: An’ the Gobble-uns ‘at gits you Ef you Don’t Watch Out!
2011 Theme: A Salute to the American Soldier
apple picking, 15 acres of pumpkins, wagon rides, cider donuts and a cider press. It is one of the largest cider mills in Indiana. Special events: Car show, antique tractor show, apple cider fest. The 40 acre farm was started in 1969 as the Stuckey Farm Market. It is currently owned and operated by the Pierce family. Located north of Indianapolis on the border of Hamilton and Boone Counties.

Lark Ranch – Greenfield, IN 46140.  They have two location in Greenfield and Loogootee.  They feature a 15 acre corn maze, pumpkin patch, petting zoo, zip lines, hay rides, and more fall fun.  They are open weekends in October.  Their address is 1611 N. Meridian Rd., Greenfield, IN 46140.  Lark Ranch is about 21 miles east of Indianapolis.

Landess Farm – Daleville, IN.  They kick off their fall events with Family Fun on the Farm starting the last weekend in September.  They feature a pick your own pumpkin patch, 3 different corn mazes, hay wagon ride.  Their address is 6000 West County Road 700 South, Daleville, IN 47334.  It is about 56 miles northeast of Indianapolis.

Eklund’s Crazy Acres – Connersville, IN.  Interesting place with a 7 acre corn maze, pumpkin patch, a night time haunted maze, field trips, tractor pulled hay ride, concessions, gift shop, kids activities and more.  They generally are open Thursday through Sunday starting in the middle of September.  The maze has a goal search game for those who think they need more of a challenge while navigating the cornfield. Kids four and under are free when accompanied by a paying adult. On Friday and Saturday nights, the maze is inhabited with ghouls and other creatures. Admission to the haunted maze including light source is $9.50.  Their address is 5579 W. County Rd., 300 N, Connersville, Indiana 47331.  It is about 60 miles east of Indianapolis.

Mike Kaiser Poor Farm – Franklin
A haunted corn maze located southeast of Indianapolis. The cornfield turns red in October as this family farm is plunged into chaos and terror. Open Friday and Saturday nights in October. Admission to the maze is $10. Hayrides are $5.

Lafayette – Kokomo 

Exploration Acres, Inc. – Lafayette, Indiana.  The pumpkin patch opens in mid-September. Kick off the search with a hayride to the 10 acres of pumpkins. They also have an 18 acre cornfield maze with more than 8 miles of trails through the corn. Gem mining, corn cannon, pumpkin race track and pony rides (Saturdays). Special events include boy scout day, girl scout day and military appreciation day. Reduced admission for adults and children on Thursdays. Also open Friday through Sunday.  Located five miles south of Lafayette, Exploration Acres has 8 miles of path through the largest corn maze in Northwest Indiana. Past maze themes include We The People (2013), Pirate, Parrot and Mermaid (2012), and Headless Horseman (2011).  The address is 6042 Newcastle Rd., Lafayette, IN 47905.  It is about 9 miles southeast of Lafayette. 

Guffy Acres – Kokomo, IN – 7 Acres, Multiple Mazes
2013 Theme: ?
2012 Theme: Recycling
2011 Theme: City of Firsts
It takes between 30 minutes and two hours to navigate the path through the cornfield. There are three phases, short, long and combined. Started in 2009, it is owned and operated by Jessica Guffey.

Priebe’s Pumpkin Patch – Crawfordsville, IN.  Pumpkin picking and cornfield maze. Open from the last weekend of September until Halloween.  Growing pumpkins for over 30 years.  The address is 3323 N 425 E., Crawfordsville, IN.  It is about 30 miles south of Lafayette.

Hobson’s Farm – Rockville, Indiana.  Enjoy pumpkins, corn maze and hayrides.  Also fun with hayrides, slides, pumpkin bowling, corn box, corn cannon, pumpkin blaster, goat walk, corn hole and other fall fun.  They open around September 19th for their 12th season.  Their address is 2301 West Strawberry Road, Rockville, IN 47872.  It is about 64 miles southwest of Lafayette.


1 Fun Farm – Farmland, IN – 10.2 Acres
2013 Theme: Zip Line
2012 Theme: Farm Livin
2011 Theme: Celebrating 10 Years
During the day, play Farm Scene Investigation in the corn maze. After dark, get scared at the Trail of Thrills haunted maze. There’s also a pick your own pumpkin patch, zip line and farm animal petting zoo here.

Jacob’s Family Orchard – New Castle, IN – 1 Acre
A working farm with small maze, hayride, inflatable haunted house and farm train. They grow 25 acres of pumpkins, 45 acres of apples and 10 acres of produce. The Jacob’s Family purchased the orchard in 2002.

Southern Indiana

Lark Ranch – Loogootee, IN – 15 Acres
2011 Theme: Go Colts
Lark ranch is the 600 acre ranch of Indianapolis attorney Matt Lark. Admission to the maze is $7 and includes a 25 minute hay ride. Under five are admitted free. In addition to the cornfield, there’s a u-pick pumpkin patch, gem mining, bouncy house, zip lines. Animal viewing area to see barnyard animals, llama, and buffalo as well as pony rides for kids. Funnel cake, apple cider slushies and other food available for purchase.

Deere Farms – Lanesville, IN – 20 Acres, Multiple Mazes
2013 Theme: The Great Pumpkin Run and Pig Races at Deere Farms
2012 Theme: Deere Farms – Pig Races, Spookley the Square Pumpkin Kids Show and the Pumpkin Smashing Extravaganza
2011 Theme: Giant Scarecrow in Pumpkin Patch and Barn Yard with Animals
Located 12 miles west of Louisville, this is Southern Indiana’s largest maze. There were 3 mazes with 5 miles of paths over the 12 acre cornfield in 2012. You can also take an antique tractor hay ride to the 20 acre pumpkin patch. By appointment, you can conquer the mazes at night with your flashlight.

The Fun Farm – Corydon, IN
A 76 acre recreational facility 15 minutes from Louisville, Kentucky with a maze to let visitors get lost. Other activities include hayrides, pumpkin chunkin’, paintball, laser tag, rock climbing wall and frisbee golf. Also has a haunted house, haunted hayride and haunted corn maze on Friday and Saturday nights from the last weekend in September thru October.
Location: 2690 Breckenridge Rd., Corydon, IN 47112

Mayse Farm Market – Evansville
Family fun on the farm includes u-pick pumpkins, hayrides and corn maze starting in late September. Twenty foot slide, pumpkin slingshot ($1), straw bale maze, duck races, corn hole and more fun attractions. Farm bakery offers apple pies and other delicious treats. Open daily with limited weekday hours. Admission is $7 per person with children 2 and under free.

Goebel Farms – Evansville
This cornfield maze is located northwest of Evansville and open daily starting in September until Halloween. While you are in the maze, find the 9 answers to the challenge questions. Admission is $4-5 per person. Also choose from 78 varieties of pre-picked pumpkins at their farm market.

Wendell Farms - Brookville, IN.  Wendell features a corn maze, pumpkin patch, petting farm, live animals, pony rides, campfires, and straw maze.  Their address is 8134 N. State Line Road, Brookville, IN 47012.  It is about 75 miles southeast of Indianapolis.

Holiday World & Splashin Safari – Santa Claus, Indiana
An amazing theme park that sits on the Kentucky border between Louisville and Evansville, Indiana.  Holiday World is a small yet remarkable family oriented theme park.  On weekends in October the entire park goes Halloween including two haunted corn mazes, over 50 rides and shows, plus a Holidog 3D Halloween Adventure and a Mummy’s Treasure Maze.  Don’t miss the Graveyard Smash stage show.


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