The Pumpkin Farm

Come and find your perfect pumpkin for carving, decorating or making a pie. Whether you like tall ones, round, smooth, chunky or warty, Dollinger Family Farm has the pumpkin for you. There is also a wide variety of gourds, squash, corn shocks, straw bales, mums and mini pumpkins. Prices vary from 75 cents to $25, depending on size.

The Corn Maze

Find your way out of our four-acre Corn Maze! You can test your navigational skills in Dollinger Family Farm's Maize Maze. Each year there is a new design, can you guess what it will be this year?  Open every day. 

Admission: $4 per person

The Playground

Slide, jump, run, climb, even tumble in huge hay piles. Sail in our Pirate Ship, conquer the Castle, sift the sand in the sandbox, hide in the Hobbit Hole, crawl through our tunnel or sit in a Tractor. Adults will want to join in the fun, too!

The Bee Barn

See our bees in action!  Learn how honey is made here on the farm with our functioning observation beehive.

Our Farm Animals

You can see a variety of farm animals at Dollinger Family Farm. Cuddle with a rabbit (weekends) or pet a goat. Visit with sheep, pigs, a calf, turkeys, and ducks.

Corn Bin & Tipi

Climb up into the corn bin and sink those toes in the corn or crawl into our Tipi to experience what it would have been like for the Native Americans.


also available on Columbus Day 

Train Rides/Hay Rack Rides

Take a tour of Dollinger Family Farm on our hay rack or go for a ride on our very own railroad!  Available Saturdays, Sundays and Columbus Day from 11am–5:30pm.

Hay Rack Ride Admission: $6 

Train Ride Admission: $4

Face Painting

Local Artist Lynda Mahalik, Owner of "Painting Faces and Spaces" spends each weekend painting wonderful designs of all kinds! Available Saturdays, Sundays, and Columbus Day from 10:00am–5:00pm. 

Cost: $4–8 per person


On weekends our Engine Shop is full of homemade goodies, snacks and food. During the week visit the Cottage for treats!

Visit the Engine Shop for Dollinger Farm exclusive goodies!

Grandma Dollinger's Famous Fudge

Grandpa John's Homemade Donuts

Caramel Apples

Roasted Nuts

Honey Sticks

Fresh Popcorn

Coffee, Hot Chocolate & Hot Cider

Water & Pop

Also in the Engine Shop stop by Pizza for U to get fueled up to enjoy the rest of the day!


Hot Dog




Italian Beef

Garlic Poor Boy

Italian Sausage

All options can be purchased as a meal to include soda and chips. Pasta Salad is available for substitute for an additional charge.

Weekday Options


Visit the Gift Shop for Coffee, Drinks, Grandma Dollinger's Homemade Fudge (limited Selection), Honey Sticks, Caramel Apples & Roasted Nuts.

At LUNCH time visit our Cottage Mon-Fri (11am-2pm) 

for a slice of Pizza, Roasted Nuts and Popcorn. 


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