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Looking for a local corn maze or hayride in central eastern Iowa - Cedar Rapids, Davenport, Iowa City, etc.?  Scroll down this page and you will see the all of thoses in central eastern Iowa - Cedar Rapids, Davenport, Iowa City, etc., sorted by county. Some are huge corn mazes with hayrides, pumpkins, corn cannons, inflatables and others are simple corn mazes with little else.  Most also have loads of pumpkins to choose from.  To really make it fun for  your kids, look for those that have the extra activities, like a corn cannon, cow train, inflatables, farm animals, pumpkin patch or zip lines.  There is usually a small fee for the mazes (of course, the  more elaborate mazes tend to charge more. Hayrides are often free. ALWAYS call before you go to confirm the info, they don't always report changes to me!

Especially this year, due to Coronavirus, be sure to click on the links to confirm this year's dates and activities; many have cut back on activities. Corn mazes tend to be open, pumpkins are usually for sale.  Mostly, it is things like festivals, inflatables and groups activities that are restricted in 2020. If they don't have a website or Facebook page, call email them directly or call the phone number provided, but ALWAYS CONFIRM THIS YEAR'S DATES AND TIMES BY BEFORE YOU GO.

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Updates for May 2021

May: Many corn mazes are open now, just scroll down the page. And if you are looking for a pumpkin patch, this website for pumpkin patches). You may also want to try the latest fun, Zombie Paintball, see this website!.

Corn mazes, sorted by county

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Benton County

  • Bloomsbury Farm - corn maze, kiddie (mini) corn maze, corn cannon, pig races, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, cow train / barrel train rides, goat walk, we also have pie pumpkins, tractor-pulled hay rides, haunted house, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, restrooms, picnic area, jumping pillow, ziplines, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, group reservations
    3260 69th Street, Atkins, IA 52206. Phone: 319-446-7667. Fax: 319-446-7667. Email: karen@bloomsburyfarm.com. Open: September 1 through October 31 every year; Monday through Saturday 9:00am to 6:00pm, and Sunday 11:00am to 5:00pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From Interstate 80, head north on Interstate 380 towards Cedar Rapids. Exit on Highway 30 West towards Tama. Follow Highway 30 towards Atkins, take 32nd Avenue north for approximately 4 miles. Turn east on 69th Street to "Bloomsbury Farm.". Click here for a map and directions. Pumpkins are usually available mid September through the end of October. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page.  Bloomsbury Farm also features TWO Corn Mazes!  A 10-Acre Corn Maze for the adventurous ones, and a smaller 4-Acre Kid's Maze for those less daring!  Both are sure to be full of fun and excitement!   Whether you're 1 or 100, everyone will enjoy an exciting, fun-filled day on the farm here at Bloomsbury Farm! Our Farm is open to the public every day in September and October for our Fall Festival,  and we are open by appointment and for many special events during the Spring and Summer months. The design for the corn maze in 2014 is an image of Al Roker's face (the NBC Today Show weatherman). (UPDATED: September 11, 2014) (UPDATED: October 07, 2013, from their website) (UPDATED: September 13, 2011)
    A visitor writes on September 22, 2008: "A wonderful place to visit. They made great improvements after the tornado hit their farm a few years ago and it is very kid friendly with lots of activities for them. We go every year!"

Black Hawk County

  • Heritage Farm - Dick and Marie Brown -  hay rides, horse drawn carriage rides, Apples, pumpkins, summer squash, winter squash, no corn maze
    7731 Zaneta Road, Hudson, IA 50643. Phone: 319-988-3734. Directions: Hudson Iowa west on D-35 3 miles HUGE farm on left side and fields of Percheron Horses And for a map to our farm, Click here. Open: CALL BEFORE YOU GO - I haven't had an update from them in years and their Facebook and Google+ pages tell nothing, either!  Call for an appointment Monday to Sun 7am to 10pm First day in Fall We offer Horse drawn carriage/hay rides. We do many weddings, any time of the year. Our percherons are as breathtaking as the crisp winter air and such a refreshing change, back to times forgotten. We have many carriages, a hearse for funerals, a 2 seated surrey and our ever famous Molly-Jo Trolley which is a party on the move; all done with well-trained professional staff and the finest horses in Iowa. At Easter we have a bunny brunch and invite all to come and go for a hay rack ride deep into the trees to visit our cabin tucked away in the trees for cinnamon rolls and a warm drink, close to a big pit fire and loads of warmth and friendship. We also have breakfast with Santa and our famous Fall Festival .all very reasonable. It is a time you won't ever forget... (UPDATED: October 07, 2013, from their website)

Buchanan County

  • Feargrounds Haunted Barn - Haunted house, no corn maze
    Delaware County Fairgrounds, 200 East Acres Street, Manchester, IA. Open: October 19th, 26th, 31st and November 1st; Light fright – 6-7:30 (faint of heart); Adults full scare – 8-10pm.  (ADDED: October 23, 2013, jbs)

Cedar County

  • Kenney Family Farms - corn maze, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, kiddie (mini) corn maze, straw or hay bale maze, child-sized haybale maze, corn cannon, we also have pie pumpkins, tractor-pulled hay rides, Honey from hives on the farm, U-pick and already picked, farm market, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, picnic area (bring your own food), farm animals, birthday parties, school tours, group reservations
    9505 South 1471 Road, Stockton, MO 65785. Phone: 417-276-3691. Email: peggykclerk@yahoo.com. Open: September 26 to October 31 Saturday 11:00 am to 6:00 pm Sunday 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Directions: 3and a half miles north of Stockton Square, left on 1471 Road, patch is quarter of mile down 1471 Road. Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries: May 9 to May 30. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. We only sale what we grow. We are not certified organic but follow organic like procedures. (ADDED: April 23, 2015)

Clayton County

Clinton County

Delaware County

  • Sherman's Pumpkin Farm and Corn Maze - corn maze, pumpkin patch, hayrides, haunted maze
    413 South Wayne Street, Manchester, Iowa 52057. Phone: (563) 920-2732. Email: deansherman@iowatelecom.net. Open: Corn Maze: Opening August 31, 2013; Join us any weekend from 9:00 am to dusk; Weekdays by appointment. Cost: $5.00 per person - 4 & under free. We will also be open Labor Day, Monday, September 2nd. Saturday nights in October is Flashlight Corn Maze, AND HALLOWEEN NITE - OCTOBER 31st. *bring your own flash lights from dusk-8pm. Must be 12 yrs old or accompanied by an adult. Flashlite Corn Maze Dusk until 8:30 p.m. Free Hay Rides on weekend afternoons - every 1/2 hour as staffing permits. Parking available in the field. And on Sunday, October 27: trunk trick or treating from 2:00 until 4:00 pm with face painting, balloons and hot chocolate! (ADDED: October 23, 2013, jbs)

Dubuque County

  • Schusters Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze - corn maze, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, wagon rides, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, Bouncy castle or moon bounce, farm animals
    7541 Schueller Heights Road, Dubuque, IA 52003. Phone: 563-556-2879. Email: Rutts1@live.com. Open: Saturday and Sunday, September 19th to October 31st from 10am to 5pm. Directions: 5 miles South of Dubuque on Highway 52, turn right on Schueller Heights Road , go 1/2 mile. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Free parking.  (ADDED: September 11, 2008) (UPDATED: September 10, 2009) (UPDATED: October 07, 2013, from their website)

Iowa County

  • Genoa Bluffs Farms - corn maze, pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, train rides, we also have pie pumpkins, tractor-pulled hay rides, Honey from hives on the farm, U-pick and already picked, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, inflatables/bounce house, trike track, birthday parties, school tours, group reservations
    2168 H.H. Avenue, Marengo, IA 52301. Phone: 319-668-8447. Email: info@genoabluffspumpkinfarm.com. Open: Pick Your Own Pumpkins September 23rd to October 30th Friday and Saturday 9am to 6 pm Sunday 12pm to 5pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Interstate I-80 to Exit 211 South off exit, take first gravel road heading East, 216th Street, Genoa Bluffs Farms is second property on the left side of the road. For a map to our farm, click here. Strawberries First week in June till berries are done producing; Pick Your Own or Pre picked Pumpkins and Corn Maze open September 23 through October 30th. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Fresh Strawberry pie by the slice or by special order. Place an order, pick your berries and leave with a fresh strawberry pie! Grab a nice refreshing slushy after a warm day in the patch! Fresh preserves and honey from our farm! Pumpkin season- variety of pumpkins of all color and sizes. Pie pumpkins, gourds, and squash. Full concessions, with fresh baked pies! Pumpkin Fest October 15th and Flashlight Maze. (UPDATED: May 20, 2016)(UPDATED: October 07, 2013, from their website) (ADDED: July 10, 2011)
  • Hillcrest Garden Market - Pumpkin Patch
    1580 P Avenue, Marengo, Iowa 52301. Phone: 319-642-3445.

Jackson County

Johnson County

  • Colony Pumpkin Patch - Zombie paintball, corn maze, pumpkins, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, Fall festival, cow train / barrel train rides, corn cannon, we also have pie pumpkins, tractor-pulled hay rides, Honey from hives on the farm, U-pick and already picked, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, picnic area (bring your own food), inflatables/bounce house, birthday parties, school tours
    2780 Front Street Ne, North Liberty, IA 52317. Phone: 319-626-6091. Alternate Phone: 319-430-5672. Email: info@colonypumpkinpatch.com. Open: See our website for current hours. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: January 20, 2016)
  • Colony Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze - corn maze, pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, Honey from hives on the farm, U-pick and already picked, porta-potties, picnic area, events at your location (call for info)
    2780 Front Street, North Liberty, IA 52317. Phone: 319-626-6091. Alternate Phone: 319-430-5672. Email: info@colonypumpkinpatch.com. Open: Monday to Friday from 4pm to dusk, Saturday from 10am to dusk, Sunday from 1pm to dusk. Directions: Located just North of Coralridge Mall off highway 965 in N. Liberty. Take Forevergreen Road East to Front Street and go North about a half mile. We are located between Van Allen and Garner Elementary schools. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: October 21, 2012) (UPDATED: August 19, 2013)

Jones County

  • Pumpkin Patch Pizzazz - corn maze, straw or hay bale maze, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, child-sized haybale maze, goat walk, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, petting zoo, farm animals, school tours
    16359 170th Ave, Monticello, IA 52310. Phone: 319-480-2874. Alternate Phone: 319-480-0076. Email: dmcelmeel@yahoo.com. Open: Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 3 pm to 6 pm; Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm; September 28 to October 30th. Directions: From Anamosa/Marion area: Take highway 151 North past J&P Cycles. Turn right (East) on E17 (mile marker 59). Then go just 1 mile and turn left (North) on 170th Ave-Pumpkin Patch Pizzazz is the second farm on the left (16359). From Monticello: Take Business 151 (South) past Kromminga Motors for 4 miles, turn right (West) on 170th Street. Take the next left (North) on 170th Ave-Pumpkin Patch Pizzazz I the first farm on the right (16359). Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. Come shop the Market Place (no admission) for Pumpkins, squash, Gourds, Decorations, and Carving kits. Visit the Farm Park Area (Admission required). Includes all activities for only $3.00/person Saturday and Sunday and $2.00 W-Th-F, Age 2 & under is no charge. Farm and Exotic animals, Chalk House, Tractor Tire Maze, Human Hamster Roll, Huge Corn Box, Bale Maze,and Corn Maze. Concession stand and picnic area. Call  or email dawn@pumpkinpatchpizzazz.com to schedule group visits. (UPDATED: October 14, 2013) (UPDATED: September 28, 2012) (ADDED: September 29, 2008) (UPDATED: September 21, 2011)

Linn County

  • Bart's Farm and Pumpkin Patch-Haunted Corn Maze - corn maze, haunted corn maze, pumpkin patch
    7307 Alburnett Road, Marion, IA. Are you afraid of the dark?  YOU WILL BE...Come to the haunted corn maze. (sponsored by the Linn-Mar High School Yearbook) Not advised for children under 12.

Muscatine County

Scott County

  • The Amazing Haunted Maize Maze at Carter Farms -  corn maze, pumpkins
    Princeton, IA. Phone: 563-289-9999. Email: tkcarter@aol.com. Open: Call or email for this year's dates. Original haunted corn maze with 4.3 acres of twisting paths and haunted corn.
  • Buffalo Pumpkin Patch - corn maze, pumpkins, straw or hay bale maze, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, child-sized haybale maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, wagon rides, prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, face painting, pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    1500 Front Street, Buffalo, IA 52728. Phone: 563-381-1098. Email: red@buffalopumpkinpatch.com. Directions: One mile west of Buffalo on highway 22 across from Buffalo Shores Campground. Click here for a map and directions. Crops are usually available in September, October. Open: 7 days a week 10 am to 6 pm. Last 2 weekends of September through October 31st; Last weekend of September is kickoff weekend featuring the Fall Classic Car Show, an Arts n Crafts Show and much more. Payment: Cash, Check. also we have goat chariot rides, sorghum maze, arts and crafts, miniature horse driven cart rides, Clydesdale driven carriage rides, Car Show last weekend of September, and much more. (UPDATED: October 22, 2011) (UPDATED: October 07, 2013, from their website)
  • Pride of the Wapsi - corn mazes, pumpkin patch, wagon rides, farm animals, birthday parties, petting zoo, inflatables,
    14600 305th Street, Long Grove, Iowa 52757. Phone: 563-285-8180. Email: prideofthewapsi@gmtel.net. Open: Call to confirm hours: Fridays 4:30pm to 6:30pm, Saturday and Sunday 11 am to 6:30 pm. Lots of activities for the entire family. Inflatables, Petting Farm and Zoo, Pony Rides, Face Painting, Barrel Train, Logic and Cornfield Mazes, Mining for Gold, Wagon Ride to Pumpkin Patch, Food and Music. School and Daycare Tours - Reservations required Monday through Friday- 9 am to 2:30 pm (May to October).  Fall Private Parties (Late September/October) - Reservations required. Everyday-- 4 pm to 10pm (October)  Birthday Party Package (Late September / October) Reservations required; Saturday and Sunday-- 11:30 am to 2:30 pm & 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm (October) Company Picnics - Reservations required; Saturday and Sunday afternoons (July to Sept.)  (UPDATED: February 16, 2016) (UPDATED: October 07, 2013, from their website)(UPDATED: July 08, 2009)

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