41st Annual Pumpkin Harvest Festival at Stonycreek Farm

The 41st Annual Pumpkin Harvest Festival will run from Saturday, September 28th through October 31st, 2013 at Stonycreek Farm. Open Monday – Friday from 10 am to 5 pm.

There is $5 parking per vehicle and free parking on Mondays.

Stonycreek Farm

Stonycreek Farm owner, Loren E. Schmierer and grandson, Eric.

the schmierers

There is $5 parking per vehicle and free parking on Mondays. Most of the activities at the festival require tickets to participate. Tickets can be purchased for $1.00 each at the Greenhouse and Info Booth.

picture opportunities


Food: Corn dogs, hot dogs, chili fries, burgers, elephant ears, apple dumplings, slushies, etc at the Country Market. Prices range from $1 – $5 per item.

Hayrides: 1 ticket per person. Hayrides on the weekends start near the Greenhouse/Nursery and run every 15-20 minutes. The hayride will take you to the pumpkin patch where you can purchase your pumpkins.




Rubber Ducky Races: 1 tickets per child, per race. Race rubber duckies by pumping water the fastest at the old-fashioned water pumps.

Kiddiepillar: 1 ticket per person. A giant, inflatable caterpillar for young children to crawl through.

Haunted House: 2 tickets per person. A giant, inflatable haunted house that is child-friendly. An easy maze with inflatable ghosts, vampires, etc. Adults may go through the haunted house with their children for the same ticket cost. There are no traps, actors, or intense props.

Haunted House

Hoophouse Maze: 1 ticket per person. “Haunted” straw maze for kids and parents.

Pumpkin Train: 2 tickets per child. Slow train with pumpkin barrel seats made just for children. Suitable for children ages 2-10 years of age.

pumpkin train

Jumping Pillow: 3 tickets per person. Like a bounce house without the sides surrounded by sand. Suitable for anyone 2 years of age and up.


Pedal Cars: 3 tickets per person. Race around the track in a pedal car.


Playground Equipment: Free. Swings, a fort, a slide, and giant tractor tires to climb on.


Straw Pile: Free. A giant pile of straw to climb on.


Farm Animals: Free. Goats, donkeys, rabbits, chickens and more!


Throughout the month long festival, various vendors will be at the farm on certain dates for more entertainment and shopping.

Antique Power Days: October 5 & 6

  • Antique tractors, farm equipment, hit and miss engines, buzz saw, husker shredder, motorcycles and cars

Draw Partner Graphics: October 5, 6, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27

  •  Portraits drawn by Mr. Hankley of you and your family

Barnyard Creations: October 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27

  • A mini tractor baler will create mini straw bales that will be for sale

Hand-cast Pewter Figurines: September 28, 29 October 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27

  • Bob Hoffman’s hand-casted pewter figurines

Taureg Craft from the Sahara Niger: September 29, October 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27

  • Aboubakar’s hand-crafted jewelry, carvings, and more

Hair Bows, Headbands, and Hats: October 5, 6, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27

  • Hand-crafted cute and stylish headwear for babies and children

Fabulously Fun Company: October 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27

  • Full face painting and airbrushed tattoos

Fellowship: October 5 from 1pm – 3pm

  • Tight vocal and instrumental 4-part musicianship. Tom Martz, Chuck Mills, John Jenkins, and Steve Kessinger

Indiana Starfire Cloggers: October 13 from 3pm – 4pm

Sidetrack: October 19 from 1pm – 3pm

  • Group of friends playing a blend of old-time and contemporary folk music. Steve Kessinger, John Jenkins, Dave Slates, Gary Rogers, and Cathy Platt

Easy Ride ‘Em Pony Rides: September 28, 29, October 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27

  • $5 pony rides (Cash only)
What: Pumpkin Harvest Festival
When: Saturday, September 28 – Thursday, October 31, 10am – 5pm
Where: Stonycreek Farm Nursery & Landscaping    11366 State Road 38 East Noblesville, IN 46060



pumpkin picking