ABOUT "Grim's Orchard and Family Farms"
Fall Festival Opens September 2, 2014. Look for some new and exciting changes for 2014, including an expanded Play Corral with new attractions, and new barnyard animals! FALL FESTIVAL AND CORN MAZE! PICK-YOUR-OWN APPLE ORCHARD! HAY RIDE TOURS! Our Fall Festival has many activities and exhibits for children and adults of all ages! Corn Maze, try your luck at finding your way thru groomed paths cut into our 6 acre field of 6’ to 8’ tall irrigated Corn Maze. Test your knowledge for hints to the exit. FlashLight Maze Nights, bring your own flashlight to help you navigate thru the maze under the stars at night (flashlights are available for purchase) Pick your own Pumpkins from our irrigated Pumpkin Patch grown on a bed of straw, 1000’s to choose from Pick-Your-Own Apple orchard, 26 different varieties Hay Ride Tours WIN $100 by guessing how many seeds are in our Giant Pumpkin, seed counting November 2, 2014, 2:00 PM Many photo opportunities, bring your cameras Look for our new Corn Maze design this year Delicious Refreshments available for purchase in our full kitchen, bakery, and sweet treats spot Call to schedule your party or gathering; no outside food brought on premises except birthday cakes No Alcoholic Beverages Permitted! No Pets Allowed! No Smoking! OPENING: Tuesday, September 2, 2014, thru Sunday, November 2, 2014. 10:00 am to 6:00 pm* Apple Picking will be open every day, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm* Pumpkin Picking will be open every day, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm* Corn Maze will be open every day, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm* Play Corral WEEKENDS ONLY, Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm* Petting Zoo will be open every day, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm* Hayride Tours WEEKENDS only, Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm* Kitchen WEEKENDS only, Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm* FLASHLIGHT MAZE NIGHTS: Every Friday & Saturday Night, starting Friday, September 26, 2014, thru November 1, 2014. 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm*. Hayride Tours will be open, along with the kitchen. OPEN COLUMBUS DAY, MONDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2014 10:00 am to 6:00 pm* HAYRIDE, PLAY CORRAL, AND KITCHEN WILL ALSO BE OPEN . *NOTE: Last admission to all activities is 1 hour prior to closing time. Combo tickets will not be sold 1 1/2 hours prior to closing. Kitchen closes 1 hour prior to closing, however drinks will still be available until closing time. ALWAYS FUN AT GRIM’S Free Corn Boxes Free Trivia Flip Boards Mums 1000?s of pre-picked pumpkins 1000’s of pick your own pumpkins 1000’s of gourds, jack-be-littles and munchkins Over 10 different types of exotic pumpkins Corn Stalks and Straw Bales Hay Ride Tours, $5.00 per person Play Corral, including Gigantic Hay Slide, Enormous Tube Slide, Sand Pit, Basketball, Football, & Baseball Throw, $3.00 per person Barnyard Animals Live Music every Saturday & Sunday, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm, starting September 20, 2014 thru October 26, 2014. Homemade Desserts, right in our kitchen! Apple Pie, Pumpkin Pie, Apple Dumplings, Apple Cider Donuts Pumpkin Ice Cream & Vanilla Ice Cream, Hot Fudge Sundaes Roasted Sweet Corn (Seasonal) Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Nachos, Fresh Cut French Fries, Sausage and Meatball Sandwiches, Hot Dogs, Homemade Soup Apple Cider Slushies Caramel Apples Apple Fries w/ Caramel Dipping Sauce NEW THIS YEAR! Kettle Corn Caramel Apple Blossom; Apple cut into wedges, drizzled with warm caramel Baked Potato HOME GROWN FARM MARKET Sweet Corn, Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Peppers, Melons, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Broccoli, & more.
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PICK-YOUR-OWN PICK-YOUR-OWN HOTLINE: 610-841-1417 It all started on October 11, 2010, Josh had a great idea to expand the existing Corn Maze and Fall Festival by planting dwarf apple trees for a Pick-Your-Own apple orchard. Within a couple of weeks, he had 3,800 trees and supplies ordered for planting in Spring, 2011. At the beginning of December 2010, we started clearing 5 acres of land and tree line until the beginning of snow season. In March we finished clearing the land and preparing to install 2,200 feet of 8’ high deer fence to protect the apples from crop damage. In April, we planted 60 Sugar Maple and Red Sunset Maple trees around the perimeter of the orchard to give it some Autumn color. By the end of April, we planted the apple trees and put white protective sleeves around the trunks. In May, we started constructing a 4 wire trellis support system, tied the trees to the first wire, and removed all the apple blossoms. The irrigation system was installed in June to water them, and pruned and trained the trees by tying the limbs down. Then it was time to just watch them grow! One blossom was missed, so we only had one apple this first year. In 2012, we expanded the orchard to a total of 15 acres, with almost a mile of deer fencing. We planted another 3,000 apple trees. In 2013, we expanded the orchard again for a total of 26 acres, with over a mile and a quarter of deer fencing, and planted another 4,300 trees. In 2014, we plan to add another 4,300 trees and in 2015, add 3,000 more trees. This will bring it to over 18,400 dwarf apple trees on a trellis system, literally creating a wall of apples, for the Pick-Your-Own orchard. In 2013, we planted 2,000 Sweet and Sour Cherry trees, but they won’t be available until 2015, due to the long, cold winter in 2014. We also planted 30,000 Strawberries, to add to our Pick-Your-Own experience. They will be available to pick the month of June, 2014. - Contact Grim’s Greenhouse & Farm Market Inc. Grim’s Orchard & Family Farms 9941 Schantz Road Breinigsville, PA 18031Phone: 610-395-5655 Apple Picking Hotline: 610-841-1417 firstname.lastname@example.org Currently Schantz Road is closed between Arrowhead/Twin Ponds Road intersection and Adams/Tillage Road intersection. From interstate 78, follow Route 100 South Schantz Road detour signs. This will direct you to Route 222 South. Watch for our billboard when it goes down to one lane. At the traffic light at Breinigsville Road/Newtown Road intersection, make a right onto Newtown Road. Stay on Newtown Road for about 1 ½ miles. At the stop sign for Schantz Road, make a left & we are the first driveway on your right.
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9941 Schantz Road, Breinigsville, Pennsylvania, 18031