Orchard offers pumpkin picking, kids' haunts for fall | Arts & Culture
The fall harvest season is showing in full force at a local orchard offering a lineup of family friendly autumn activities this month.
Eplegaarden Orchard in Fitchburg offers fall produce from its farm including apples, pumpkins, squash and other gourds. Farm-goers can also catch live music, hayrides, and other fall season favorites throughout October.
Eplegaarden offers a special haunted playground area geared toward younger kids, or "little wizards and trolls."
New to the orchard this year is a corn mazes for visitors of all ages, Eplegaarden manager Rami Aburomia said.
Visit Eplegaarden.com for more information on activities. Eplegaarden is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Eplegaarden Orchard is at 2227 Fitchburg Road.