ADDRESS

61391 Mayflower Rd. South Bend, IN 46614

Contact Info

Phone: (574)289-0164

 Email: Sarah@ThistleberryFarm.com

School Field Trips

     Every morning in mid-September through the end of October you can hear the sound of kids laughing here on the farm. Teachers, bring your class out to the farm for an exciting and fun field trip that will be the highlight of their fall.

Field Trip Options:

Lil Farmer Adventure - Appropriate for preschool - 2nd grade

   Your kids will rotate through 4 stations during this hour and a half field trip. Each class of 15-30 will stay together as a group at each station. The activities include:

  • The Jumping Pillow

  • The Cowtrain

  • A small corn maze designed for younger kids

  • A hayride to the pumpkin patch to get a pie pumpkin

  • We also include small activities along with these stations to keep the kids busy the whole time

     The cost is $6.50 per child/student and $3 per parent (parents do not get a pumpkin). Siblings must pay the student rate.

 A minimum of 15 students is required per group, and one adult per 5 children.

Field trips start at 9:30 and 11:30. Because of the structure of field trips, it is important that you arrive 10 minutes early so you are ready to start on time

Reservations are required!

Application for at bottom of page

Pathfinder Adventure- Appropriate for 3rd - 6th grade

     This field trip will keep your older kids moving. They will rotate through 4 stations during this hour and 45 minute field trip. Each class of 15-30 will stay together as a group at each station. The activities include:

  • The Jumping Pillow

  • The pedal cars

  • A 10 acre corn maze

  • A hayride to the pumpkin patch to get a pie pumpkin or 2 shots from the corn cannon

                    (The teacher will choose which activity the whole group will do)

     The cost is $7.00 per child/student and $3 per parent (parents do not get a pumpkin). Siblings must pay the student rate.

 A minimum of 15 students is required per group, and one adult per 5 children.

Field trips start at 9:30 and 11:30. Because of the structure of field trips, it is important that you arrive 10 minutes early so you are ready to start on time

Reservations are required!

Application for at bottom of page

 

Payment for field trips

Please note: Payment is due when you arrive for all field trips unless other arrangements have been made.

  1. Payment for students must be collected from each student prior to arrival and consolidated into one single payment of a school check, teacher's personal check or cash.

  2. Place the payment in an envelope with the number of students attending that day and the amount of the payment written on the outside

  3. Remit payment to the cashier upon arrival

  4. Parents may pay individually at the time of the field trip. We do not accept personal checks from parents, but will accept cash and personal credit cards.