PLANT CITY, Fla. — Fall is here and festivals are popping up all across the state celebrating the season. In our latest Florida on a Tankful adventure, we explore a Plant City staple, where a local family with a 1920's old Florida farm is delighting guests with their 10th annual corn maze and fall festival.
What You Need To Know
- Fox Squirrel Corn Maze is a local tradition
- It offers hayrides, pumpkin slinging and so much more
The game of corn hole is a crowd favorite and time-honored tradition for the Futch family on the Single R Ranch.
“We're just so blessed to have really good weather this weekend and we are so excited to welcome back families to the farm," owner Carson Futch said.
Futch welcoming back families for year 10 on the farm at their annual Fox Squirrel Corn Maze and Fall Festival. One of their decade-long goals is to promote agricultural learning.
“That is one of the key components of our organization to promote agro-tourism to the communities we live in," Futch said.
The festival gives you a bit of everything though, getting a look at a 2,000 plus acre working farm it's a day filled with family activities.
A massive pumpkin patch, hayrides, and pumpkin slinging are a huge crowd pleaser. They of course have their more classic games, like duck racing and steer wrangling, it can all be found on the Futch farm.
However, their main claim to fame has to be the food, they bring in local vendors from all over Plant City to deliever mouth-watering options.
It's a day spent on the Single R Ranch with good old-fashioned Florida family fun, the perfect way to kick off the fall season.
Fox Squirrel Corn Maze and Fall Fest runs through Oct. 24. They are only open on Saturdays and Sundays this year. For more information, head to their website.