Plan Your Visit
2016 Upcoming Events
Explore upcoming events and special activities that you can take part in when you visit the farm.
Lucky Ladd Farms is not a rain or shine venue. Safety of our guests, staff and animals is our primary consideration. If traveling a far distance and rain is in our forecast then you may want to consider rescheduling your visit. Inclement weather notifications and announcements of unexpected closings are posted on our Facebook page.
March 25 and 26
Tickets to attend Easter Bunny Breakfast will not be sold at door and must be purchased in advance.
Put some spring in your step during our breakfast with the Easter Bunny. This VIP breakfast includes a scrumptious breakfast buffet, Easter Bunny photo ops, a visit with some of the Farm’s favorite baby animal ambassadors, craft station and souvenir gift for each child. It’s a fun way to start your day before hopping along to the Easter Festival celebrations at Lucky Ladd Farms.
March 25 and 26 - 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
It’s one of the most Egg-citing events of the year! Join the Easter Bunny, as he gets things hopping around the Farm. This annual family tradition features fun games, activities, crafts, baby farm animals and non-stop egg hunts with prize packs for the kids! New this year, journey through the story of Jelly Bean the Unbreakable Egg. Plus don't forget to search high and low for our bonus prize eggs hidden throughout the farm all day long! It’s a fun way to celebrate the spring season.
March 25 through April 22
Watch the farm spring to life as our new baby animals make their debut this spring. Special baby animal nursery exhibit features some of our newest arrivals on the farm. Observe how mom and babies bond; examine baby chicks in the live chick hatchery; and enjoy this fun, educational exhibit.
Community Appreciation Day is the Farm's way of saying thank you to the community for all the tremendous support throughout the year while also helping out our local food bank. As part of Community Appreciation Day, Lucky Ladd Farms is offering free admission to every person who brings in a nonperishable food item to donate to Greenhouse Ministries food bank and/or contributes $2 per person towards a donation to the food bank.
April 30 - Demonstration Times: 12:00 pm & 3:00 pm
Ever wonder how wool gets from the back of a sheep - to the carpet in your house, the blankets on your bed, and the clothing in your closet? To find out, come and see our informative sheep shearing show. See live sheep shearing in action and learn about the farming and wool industry. Enjoy hands on activities working with wool.
Tickets to attend Mother's Day Breakfast will not be sold at door and must be purchased in advance.
Kids’ get your Mother’s Day weekend off to a great start and bring Mom to the farm for a delicous breakfast buffet and day of family fun. Kids can visit our special activity center to decorate and plant a special flower pot, and color Mom a card just in time for Mother’s Day!
Visit our ice cream sundae buffet bar for a sweet treat! ($2.50/kids and $3.50/adults)
Meet a working dairy cow and learn the "Story of Milk"
Milk a dairy goat
Learn to make butter
Join us in celebrating National Dairy Month! There are so many things to love about dairy products. If it weren't for milk, we wouldn't have creamy macaroni and cheese, banana splits, cheesecakes or pizza. Can you imagine no pizza or ice cream? We'll be sharing the healthy benefits of milk and celebrating with special activities on the farm during our Dairy Days. Kids can milk a live goat or make some yummy butter. Participation in Dairy Fest activities are FREE with paid admission. Ice Cream Sundae Buffet Bar is $2.50 for kids and $3.50 for adults. No reservation required. While supplies last.
Get your hard hats on and gear up for some big time fun with some oversized toys! A special construction site will be ready for operation. Kids can help Digger Dan operate a real excavator, move sand, climb on a bulldozer and explore other farm and construction equipment.
NEW! Activity centers to practice skills of trade, life size jenga games and giant lincoln log building sets.
Participation is FREE with paid admission. Required hard hats and safety goggles provided on-site. Closed-toe shoes REQUIRED for participation.
June 28 through July 2
Guests that visit this week can help Farmer Ladd plant the corn maze. Participation is FREE with paid admission. No reservation required. While supplies last.
July 6 through 9
Lucky Ladd Farms proudly salutes our Hometown Hero's by offering FREE general admission to Tennessee fireman, police officers, active/retired military and their immediate family during our Hometown Hero Days. Immediate family is defined as a spouse and dependents living in the same household. Must present valid ID. Mention "Hometown Hero" at Lucky Ladd Farms Admissions to redeem this discount. Offer valid only on July 6, 7, 8 and 9, 2016. Not valid with any other discount or promotion. Not valid with online ticket purchases.
Crawl on down to the farm for some summertime family fun and enjoy a FREE slice of refreshing watermelon. Cool off in the Splash Zone featuring our Splash Pad, Bubble Blast Pool, inflatable water slides and more. Test your skills and win prizes in the Watermelon Crawl, Seed Spitting, Melon Toss and Watermelon Eating Contests.
Late summer brings super sweet fun for all! We'll be serving up everybody's seasonal favorite - fresh roasted sweet corn on the cob dripping with warm butter and covered in your favorite flavored seasoning for only $2.99 plus tax. Test your skills and win prizes in the Corn Eating, Corn Shucking and Sweet Corn Selfie Competitions. Fresh picked sweet corn available for purchase - great for grilling up for your next summertime party.
August 24 through September 8
The Farm will be closed during this period for a major refurbishment and construction project. This was a tough decision for our family, however, we need a period of dry weather and rather dry ground to rebuild our slide mountain and add some new attractions to the Farm. Generally we try to complete these tasks over the winter, but unfortunately we cannot do that this time given the size and nature of the planned project. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Load up Granny and Gramps and head on out to the farm for a day of family fun! Enjoy FREE admission for up to two grandparents with purchase of any full-price general admission ticket. Mention "Grandparents' Day" at Lucky Ladd Farms Admissions to redeem this discount. Offer valid only on September 10, 2016. Not valid with any other discount or promotion. Not valid with online ticket purchases.
September 14 through October 30
Our mind bending corn maze will keep you guessing! Each year an exciting new twist is added to make this popular fall attraction even more challenging.
September 21 through October 30
It's pumpkin picking time! Find over 10 varieties of pumpkins to choose from. Tennessee's favorite fall family tradition, make your way down to the Lucky Ladd Farms pumpkin patch to pick your perfect pumpkin.
Middle Tennessee area Scouts and their families are invited to join us, October 4th, for our Fifth Annual Scouts Adventure Day at Lucky Ladd Farms.
All Scouting organizations will assist Lucky Ladd Farms in a community service project. Lucky Ladd Farms will ask each Group to bring at least one non-perishable food item per person to Scout Adventure Day from this list that will later be delivered to Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee.
This is a family friendly event; parents, siblings and friends are encouraged to attend. Group Leaders will need to register any parents, siblings or friends along with their Scouts. Simply add them to the total when inputting the number attending for each ticket type.
October 29 - 11:00 am
Join us for our second annual Pumpkin Princess and Corn Maze King Pageant. All children, ages 2 to 10, are invited to participate. There are three ages division that will include both boys and girls: 2 to 3 years old; 4 to 6 years old; and 7 to 10 years old. Prize packages are valued up to $300.
Event information subject to change without notice