Fall Treats Around Greater Lafayette

Fall Treats Around Greater Lafayette

Pumpkin Spice season is upon us! Of course, you can grab up a PSL at any Starbucks location, but these local favorite spots have some fun, creative Fall treats. Check out this list and decide which delicious treats you want to try in Greater Lafayette, IN. Java Jo’z Coffee Shops (Click here to view locations and hours!) Come try any of these fun Java Jo’z flavor combinations for fun Fall treats: Iced Pumpkin Spice Latte with Pumpkin Cold Foam, Brown Sugar Cinnamon Latte, Brown Sugar Cinnamon Mocha Bianca, Spice Carmel Apple Cider, Carmel Sticky Bun, or Frozen Pumpkin Pie Mochaccino. Maybe you prefer your sweet treats to be in pastry form? Try the pumpkin spice scones, Rob’s special roasted almonds, The Homestead’s Pumpkin Chip Muffins, or a Charcuterie Girl snack boxes! Tell Rob and the gang we said hi! Sacred Grounds: Reclaimed Coffee Shop  (Click here to view location and hours!) Sacred Grounds is a classic coffee shop with cozy corner feels that’ll make you want to stay forever. Come in for a standard pumpkin latte, a Dirty Pumpkin (iced or hot), or stay for lunch to try the Black & Gold or Smokey Apple Grilled Cheese Sandwiches. You’ll be so glad you visited these beautiful people. Seasonal drinksDirty Pumpkin (pumpkin spice seasoning, chai, cinnamon, espresso, milk, topped with homemade whipped cream!)Fire Tower (white chocolate, cayenne, and orange)Seasonal lunch sandwiches Black and Gold (grilled cheese with black forest ham, sharp cheddar, spicy peach preserve, and caramelized onion)Smokey Apple (grilled cheese with bacon, smoked gouda, thinly sliced apple, and caramelized onion!)SnacksApple Fritter Muffins Greyhouse Coffee & Supply Co.  (Click here to view location and hours!) With 2 current Purdue...
Pumpkin Patches of Greater Lafayette, IN

Pumpkin Patches of Greater Lafayette, IN

Pumpkin patches in Greater Lafayette, IN have taken their specialty and created an entire experience. Hay rides, straw bale piles, giant slides, warm apple cider – each one of these locations will make you feel the Fall feels and so much more. Be sure to check them out to create fun, lasting memories for you and your family! Local Greater Lafayette, IN Pumpkin Patches Exploration Acres“Over 11 acres, the patch has 38 varieties of pumpkins and gourds to choose from.. They range in weight from 1 to 200 pounds.. purchase them for $.40/pound.” Additionally enjoy time on the farm at the corn maze, rent a fire pit, hay rides, the shelled corn bin, and more! Click here to view an entire list of activities.6042 Newcastle Rd, Lafayette, IN 47905Open from September 16 – October 30, 2022Thursday (October only) 6:00 – 10:00 P.M.Friday 6:00 – 11:00 P.M.Saturday 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 P.M.Sunday 12:00 – 7:00 P.M.Wea Creek OrchardWea Creek Orchard is famous for their local peaches and apples, but don’t miss out on the pumpkins too! Wea plants between 10 and 15 varieties of pumpkins each year. Both jack-o-lantern and pie pumpkins available during season! Watch the Wea Creek Orchard Facebook Page to announce when the pumpkins are ready for a good pickin’!Don’t forget about the Wea Creek Orchard Fall Festival on Sunday, October 30, 2022! Click here for more information!$.40/lb5618 S 200 E, Lafayette, IN 47909Open until October 30, 2022!Thursday – Saturday from 10:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M.Sunday from 12:00 – 6:00 P.M.Hillside AcresA sweet, family owned favorite, Hillside Acres, and that’s just what you’ll get out here- an experience on the family farm! 7 acres...
October Fall Festivals

October Fall Festivals

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” – Anne of Green Gables Greater Lafayette, IN in October is just as Anne of Green Gables imagined Fall to be. Enjoy the crisp days changing leaves at these opportunities within the community! October 1 – 2 Feast of the Hunter’s Moon Fort Ouiatenon | Saturday & Sunday “The Feast of the Hunters’ Moon is a re-creation of the annual fall gathering of the French and Native Americans which took place Fort Ouiatenon, a fur-trading outpost in the mid – 1700s. It is held annually in early autumn on the banks of the Wabash River, four miles southwest of West Lafayette, Indiana.” Starry Night Music and Arts Festival Chauncey Hill, West Lafayette, IN | Saturday, October 1, 2022. 7:00 P.M. – 12:00 A.M. “GATHERING COMMUNITY. EXPLORING ART.CELEBRATING CREATIVITY. Starry Night is hosted by Campus House, a non-denominational church community in the heart of Purdue’s campus, and Greyhouse Coffee, opened by Campus House in 2008. Starry Night began fifteen years ago with a hundred people and has since grown to welcome 10,000+ students and community members each year. We desire to bring the campus and city together in collective celebration. We believe everyone was created to create, delight in beauty, and know the Source of that beauty. We value artistic integrity without pretense, supporting passionate creatives, and loving this community we call home.” Harvest Festival: Cider Week Stuckey Family Farm, Sheridan, IN | Saturday (9:00 A.M. – 7:00 P.M.) & Sunday (1:00 – 5:00 P.M.) “Cider bar cider flights (non alcoholic), FREE Cider Samples, Live Music, Kids Jug...
Harvest Season at Fair Oaks Farm

Harvest Season at Fair Oaks Farm

Fair Oaks Farm is such a backyard treat. This educational experience exposes each visitor to agriculture in an innovative and creative way. At any time of the year, learn about all types and inner workings of an Indiana farm at Fair Oaks. However, you’re especially in for lots of fun during Harvest season. North of Greater Lafayette, IN by about 50 miles, visits can be an entire day’s trip that will entertain the whole family. Fairfield Inn by Marriott at Fair Oaks also gives an option to even make it a weekend getaway. Check out the hotel’s Harvest Adventure special offer! We hope you have an amazing Fall season in the Greater Lafayette, IN area, and if you have the time, we recommend this experience to all families and friends alike. Check out their special events for added fun! The Orchard “Join us for an Orchard experience the whole family can enjoy! Our Orchard features ten varieties of apple trees ripening throughout the season. Reconnect with nature on our walk to the Orchard – with wagons available on the weekends, free with any Orchard admission! Golf carts are also available, making it easy for the entire family to get around. Don’t miss our Family Pub, complete with games, a soybean maze, and snacks and drinks.” September 6th to October 30th Orchard HoursSunday-Thursday 10am-5pm CSTFriday-Saturday 9am-6pm CST. Every Thursday during Harvest Season, join for music in the Orchard from 1:00 – 3:00 P.M. Click here for more information about the Apple Orchard! Pumpkin Patch “Stop by for carving pumpkins, gourds, and novelty pumpkins… all available in our You-Pick pumpkin patch!...
Corn Mazes in Greater Lafayette, IN

Corn Mazes in Greater Lafayette, IN

Greater Lafayette, IN and the Fall season are the best of friends. Enjoy the beautiful season change and weather at these awesome area resources and live your weekends to the fullest. Exploration AcresFolks come from all around to visit, and – fun fact – Exploration Acres holds the title for the largest corn maze in Northwest Indiana! 23 acres, 10 miles of path, 4 mazes! Additionally, there are hay rides, fire pits for rent, a rustic store, and so, so much more are all on the property! Click here to explore their website for more information. This year, the main corn maze theme is spooktacular- Zombies! Click here to see the current outline/map along with links to year’s past designs.Click here for admission prices!6042 Newcastle Rd, Lafayette, IN 47905Open September 16 – October 30, 2022Thursday (October only) 6:00 – 10:00 P.M.Friday 6:00 – 11:00 P.M.Saturday 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 P.M.Sunday 12:00 – 7:00 P.M.Oak Hill Corn Maze and Tree FarmThis one will take you down to Crawfordsville, IN, and it’s worth the drive. “Admission includes our 8-acre corn maze, 200-foot slide through the trees, play in the rock bin, a wagon ride, bonfire when the weather cools (October), kids’ zipline, tractor tire playground, natural playscape ‘The Stumping Grounds,’ and many games.” Click here for more information!Admission is $9/person (ages 2 and under are free!)Available for private rentals weekdays and Sunday from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. Plan your holiday party here!493 W Oak Hill Rd, Crawfordsville, IN 47933Open September 17 – October 30, 2022Saturdays from 10:00 A.M. – 7:00 P.M.Sundays from 1:00 – 6:00 P.M.Hillside Acres Family FarmJoin this local business for some family fun on the farm and participate in their 7...