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Begin a Fall Tradition at the new Onward Acres where you can have modern family fun at a deep-rooted family farm!

Just 25 minutes west of Springfield

Begin a Fall Tradition at the new Onward Acres where you can have modern family fun at a deep-rooted family farm!

Just 25 minutes west of Springfield

Open to the Public

October 5 - October 26

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

General Admission is $10 for ages 2 and up.

  • $10 General Admission that it includes farm activities but not "pick your own" or pre-picked pumpkins or concessions
  • All pumpkins- carving and specialty pumpkins — are priced by weight
  • Face Painting is $1.00 per design and is available only on Saturdays

Fun for Everyone

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Unique Pumpkin Varieties

Buy a Porcelain Doll “pink” pumpkin to show your support for Breast Cancer Awareness month! Onward Acres donates a portion of the proceeds from the sale of these pumpkins to breast cancer research through the Pink Pumpkin Patch Foundation.

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"Pick your Own Pumpkin" Patch

Find just the right pumpkins for all your fall decorating! Kids will love going to the pumpkin patch to pick their own!

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Jumping Pillow

Enjoy the farm atmosphere while bouncing up-and-down on a huge 48x33 jumping pillow! Tons of fun for kids and adults!

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Farm Animals

See our cute, unique farm animals -- J.J. the Baby Doll Sheep, Skylar the Pot-bellied Pig, and our bunnies are waiting to meet you!

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Picnic areas

Take a break from all the fun at our picnic tables area to enjoy some of the goodies from our concession stand.

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Corn Cribs

Play is so much fun in a “sea” of corn with friends!

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Hay Pyramid

Enjoy the view of the farm from the top of our hay pyramid!

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Pumpkin Catapult

Watch “pumpkin chunkin’” at Onward Acres! Built by local FFA students as a special project, this is sure to be a fun sight to see!

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Hay Maze

Let your little one problem-solve their way through our kid-friendly hay maze!

Bring Your Group to the Farm

Field Trips

Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Field trips include:

  • Educational Information about the farm and farm animals to see
  • Picnic area for lunch
  • Playtime includes jumping pillow, corn cribs and other fun, entertaining activities
  • Pumpkin bowling

Field Trips are $7 per student and adult (one classroom teacher and classroom aide is free)

Church Groups

Wednesdays and Fridays 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Church Groups include:

  • A visit to the "pick your own" pumpkin patch
  • A bonfire with s'mores
  • All the fun activities include jumping pillow, corn cribs, etc.
  • Pumpkin bowling

Church groups are $7 per person (two sponsors/chaperones are free)

Find Us

We are located 25 minutes west of Springfield.

4176 Hwy M
Miller, MO 65707

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