12 Corn Mazes Near Orlando for Fall Fun with Kids
Fall is the time of year when we start thinking about pumpkins, hayrides, and of course, corn mazes near Orlando. Several Central Florida family farms have created spectacular corn mazes for children and parents to venture through together. Add in hayrides, barrel trains, ziplines, pony rides, play areas, and pumpkin patches, and an outing to an Orlando corn maze becomes a perfect fall family day trip.
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1. Amber Brooke Farms – Eustis
2022 update: Open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, September 24-November 13.
Amber Brooke Farms (formerly Atwood Family Farms) has added a 1-acre corn maze this year to go along with its other fun activities, including a pumpkin patch, barrel train, slide hill, jump pillow, and more.
Wander the wild corn maze at Club Lake Plantation. Photo by the author
2. Club Lake Plantation – Apopka
2022 update: Open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, from October 1-30.
Kids will love exploring the corn maze at Club Lake Plantation. It's the perfect size for both little kids and big kids to navigate, multiple times if they'd like. There is also a newly expanded toddler haybale maze and play area, several play structures, outdoor games, hayrides, and more. Make sure to bring your camera for a picture in the pumpkin patch.
Navigate the Mission to the Moon corn maze at Corn Maze Orlando, open daily through November 30. Photo courtesy of Corn Maze Orlando
3. Corn Maze Orlando – Orlando
2022 update:"Mission to the Moon" is this year's theme. Open seven days a week October 8-November 30. Guests must purchase timed tickets online in advance.
This maze uses special seed to keep the stalks tall and green for the full 90-day lifespan of the corn. It is complete with "Maze-O-Vision" stations as well as a phone app to help guests get out. In addition to the corn maze, there is a bouncy pad fun park, zoo, duck races, playground, train, pony rides, and hayrides.
4. Cowart Ranch & Farms – Bunnell
2022 update: Open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, October 7-30. Admission is cash only.
Maze Dayz at Cowart Ranch features a maze adventure, pumpkin patch, photo ops, hayrides, farm animals, pony rides, duck dash, monster truck rides, a mini-maze for little ones, and more.
5. Fox Squirrel Corn Maze – Plant City
2022 update: Open weekends, October 1-23.
Admission to this "squirrelly" maze includes a hayride and games, such as a gigantic slingshot, cornhole, fun duck races, and dummy steer ropin'. Additional activities include a butterfly garden, horse and pony rides, live entertainment, and pumpkin patch. Guests can "eat and shop" with festival-style foods and a variety of vendors.
6. Harvest Fields Corn Maze – DeLand
2022 update: Open weekends, October 8-30.
This 100-acre farm features a large corn maze, pumpkin patch, hayride, mini hay maze, corn cannon, giant hay fort, and much more. A "Fields of Fright" haunted hayride is offered on Friday and Saturday evenings.
Enjoy the pumpkin patch and country games with a corn maze at Harvest Holler. Photo courtesy of Harvest Holler
7. Harvest Holler Corn Maze – Polk City
2022 update: Open Fridays (4-8pm), Saturdays (12-8pm), and Sundays (12-5pm), September 16-November 13.
Spend a full day at Harvest Holler, with its large corn maze and activities for the whole family. Admission includes corn maze entry as well as the cow-barrel train ride, “See the Animals” adventure hayride, tractor-themed play area, tire swings, corn tubs, hay mountain, minnow and tadpole fishing, cornhole, and mini golf. Pick a carving pumpkin from the pumpkin patch (also a great fall photo op). Concessions are available, including the farm’s famous sweet corn.
8. Lake Catherine Farms – Groveland
2022 update: Open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, September 30-October 30. Guests are encouraged to purchase tickets online in advance.
Lake Catherine Farms once again hosts its annual family-friendly scavenger hunt fall maze. Photo areas with vintage tractors and automobiles are available, as well as a "hayground" and corn box for kids, and yard games for all ages. For older kids and teens, the farm offers Haunted Halloween Maze (ages 8 and up) and Dark Forest Trail of Terror (ages 13 and up).
Partin Ranch has a huge five-acre corn maze and a little maze for younger kids. Photo courtesy of Partin Ranch
9. Partin Ranch Corn Maze – Kenansville
2022 update: Open weekends October 8-November 6.
Partin Ranch features a five-acre corn maze with twists and turns, as well as a smaller maze for little ones to explore. Additional activities include a barrel train, ranch animals, combine harvester rides, a zipline, hayrides, a corn ball cannon, pony rides, and more. During the last weekend in October, kids 3-12 years old in costume get FREE admission, and trick-or-treat stations will be set up throughout the activities.
A corn maze is just one kind of maze at Scott's Maze Adventures. Photo by author
10. Scott’s Maze Adventures – Mount Dora
2022 update: Arr, matey! The maze theme this year is "Pirates of the Corn Maze!" It's open to the public on weekends from October 1-December 11. Select nights this year will be open for night maze adventures. Guests are strongly encouraged to purchase tickets online in advance.
Every year, Long & Scott Farms provides fall fun with a seven-acre corn maze complete with interactive stations and a climbing tower in the middle that overlooks the full maze. There is also a smaller corn maze, a tree maze, a rope maze, a labyrinth, and a "mist" maze. Kids love the wooden castle playground, jumping pillow, zip line, 60-foot super slide, tot lot, and games. There are plenty of photo opportunities, and families can take a ride on the Sweet Corn Express hayride to learn about the family-owned farm.
11. Southern Hill Farms – Clermont
2022 update: Open Thursdays through Sundays, September 24-November 13.
Southern Hill Farms has added a 5-acre corm maze to their fall festivities this year! Along with the corn maze, families can enjoy u-pick sunflowers, pumpkin patch barn, wagon rides, a kids zone, and more.
12. Sykes Family Farms Crop Maze – Elkton
2022 update: The maze is open Fridays (6pm-10pm), Saturdays (10am-10pm), and Sundays (10am-5pm), from October 1-30.
Venture through this “cornfusing” nine-acre corn maze, including an area featuring the stories of Spookley the Square Pumpkin and Jack and the Cornstalk. Sykes offers a play area, farm animals, cow milking, hayride, corn poppers, a cow train, and duck races. On Friday and Saturday nights, the maze is open until 10pm so bring your flashlights or glow sticks.