Corn Maze – Test your sense of direction in our 5-acre corn maze. The maze contains approximately 2 miles of paths divided into two sections. One maze is .4 mile and the other maze is about 2.3 miles long. Play the Farm Scene Investigation game, or the Farm Scene Tracking game, depending on the maze you choose.
“How did that get in my Lunchbox?” School Tours
Available times: Tuesdays – Thursdays
10 am or 12 pm
September 22 – October 31
Price: $7 per person; 1 Teacher admitted free for each 15 students
Duration: Organized activities – approximately 1 hour;
Time in corn maze and other games – ½ hour;
Includes: Discussion and activities based on the book, “How did that get in my Lunchbox”.
Objectives: The students will learn about how various food items are produced on a farm from seed to lunchbox. (1/2 hour). Hay ride to see the farm crops and animals (1/2 hour)
Corn maze and slides, other games available at maze (1/2 hour)
Groups are welcome to stay longer if accompanied by chaperones.
Students will take home with them: Pie pumpkin, Ag Mag Magazine with more activities
Age Groups: Kindergarten – 4th grade
Common Core components:
Mathematics: Measurement and Data: Students will discuss sequencing in the production of food items
English / Language Arts: Students will learn new vocabulary words
Bring: Snack or lunch if you like; we’ll have water in thermos to drink
Shoes and jackets appropriate for the weather – remember, the corn maze is a field of corn (dress for the weather today and for the conditions of the last couple of days)
Group size: 30
Call Beriswill Farms at 330-350-2486 to schedule a group.
Farm Scene Investigation game: Farmer Joe is missing. There was an accident and it appears to be foul play. There are seven farm animal suspects that we need you to investigate. Collect the evidence to find the weapon the suspect, and the location where the crime took place. You will find six location scenes within the corn maze. At each scene you will find an animal, a weapon and a location to eliminate. Punch your card to keep track of your clues. Hurry! Solve the mystery. Put the guilty farm animal behind bars and save Farmer Joe. Download the Free App to your phone to enjoy an interactive experience with animations, sounds and more.
Hayride – On weekends, take a hayride around the farm – to see our fields and woods and the wonderful fall colors.
Hay Climber – Find your way to the top of our hay pile.
Slides of many heights and speeds
Pick your own Pumpkins – choose your pumpkin for carving as you leave the maze, or pick a pumpkin from the display out in front of the market. (Additional cost of $5)
Decoration Hunt – Find cornstalks, gourds, Indian Corn, bales of Straw to decorate your home for Fall.
Picture Perfect – Have your picture taken in our Picture Boards, dress a Scarecrow, and play our other games.