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Special Events

Special Events at the Farm for 2021

Sunflower Days

Family in the sunflower field
Sunflower Days

Come walk through five acres packed with brilliant colored sunflowers during our Sunflower Days at Gull Meadow Farms. Mark your calendars for the first three weekends in August (weather dependent). With more than two dozen different varities of sunflowers, this is an event you do NOT want to miss!

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Kalamazoo Balloon Fest

Kid and dad at Balloon Fest
Kalamazoo Balloon Fest

Join us on August 27th, 28th, and 29th for the 9th Annual Kalamazoo Balloon Fest. You don’t want to miss the breathtaking display of balloons taking to the skies. The best part? This is a FREE event! Regular admission will apply for the activities.

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Grandparents Weekend and Touch-A-Tractor

Kids on a tractor

A family favorite each fall! Join us on Saturday, September 4th and Sunday, September 5th for this FREE event. You and your family will be able to discover and play on a variety of real tractors. If you wish to participate in our family activities, regular admission will apply. Take advantage of Grandparents weekend at the farm too! Grandparents may enter for FREE to activity areas with a paid child admission.

Giant Pumpkin Drop

Pumpkin dropping on a car
Pumpkin Drop

Come join us on October 30th, 2021 to watch some serious pumpkin destruction! We will have a large crane here to drop the biggest pumpkins we can find from nearly 100 feet. You don’t want to miss it! We will see you Saturday, October 30th at 2pm.

Dear Santa Event

Kids on Santas lap
Dear Santa

We invite you and your family to experience the magic of Christmas here at the farm at the Dear Santa event. In our Christmas wonderland you will find arts and crafts, special Christmas treats, and a chance to visit and feed the animals! Next, your child will be able to send their letter to Santa before meeting the man himself. And the best part, each child will receive a personalized letter back to them in the mail from Santa! This event will be offered late November, and early December 5th. Pre-purchasing your ticket is required for this event.

Walk Through The Lights

Christmas light Show
Christmas Light Show

Join us on weekends in December for an indoor Christmas light display. Walk through our transformed greenhouse and get lost in a magical Christmas wonderland! There will be several greenhouses decorated, each with their own theme. You don’t want to miss out on this unique Christmas tradition. There’s nothing like it in the area!