Celebrate your birthday at Auerfarm! 

We have indoor classroom space and an outdoor pavilion for your party depending on the weather and time of year. We also have a kitchen if you need it. Show up early and feel free to decorate. If you are planning on having food/cake, you will need to supply the table cloths and plates/utensils. Birthday costs are $200 for up to 29 people, $300 for 30-39 people. For parties with over 40 people, call for pricing. Additional fees found below for special themes. You can also purchase an additional hayride for $75 based on the number of people. All parties must be paid for at the time of the reservation to fully reserve your date. Refunds are available upon request at least 7 days prior to the party date.

Alpacas and Sheep to Yarn:
Let’s explore the wonderful world of wool!  Meet Auerfarm’s alpacas and sheep and learn how to take care of them.  Create a small wet felted or weaving project to take home.  (Any season)  $30 materials fee for this program.

Farm Animals:
Visit the barn to meet all the animals.  Help brush a goat, collect eggs, or learn to hold a chicken.  Make farm animal puppets to take home. (Any season)

Mad Science:
Turn the farm into your own science laboratory with fun experiments.  Watch milk come alive with amazing changing colors.  Make a simple lava lamp powered by Alka Seltzer.  Create Oobleck and experiment to see if it is a solid or a liquid.   (Any season)  $30 materials fee for this program.

Maple Sugaring:
Follow the process of maple syrup from tree to table.  Learn how to identify a sugar maple, tap it, and turn its sap into delicious syrup.  Taste real maple syrup over pancakes.  (Early spring—late February to mid March)

Ice Cream:
Have you ever had fresh vanilla ice cream?  Party-goers will learn where all the ingredients for ice cream come from and help make a batch using an old-fashioned hand-cranked ice cream freezer.  Enjoy the tasty treat in cones or with your birthday cake. (Any season, best in warm weather)

Apples and Cider:
Take a hayride to Auerfarm’s apple orchard and around the farm.  Taste a variety of local apples and delicious cider.  Visit the animals. (Fall only)

Garden Party:
Explore Auerfarm's gardens in a search for pollinators, visit the observational beehive. Then plant seeds to bring home and grow in your own garden.

Snow Day:
Join us at the farm for a snowy adventure.  Children will conduct snow experiments and create colorful snow sculptures.  Warm up with some hot chocolate.  (Winter with snow on the ground)