Michigan, USA - Three levels of difficulty will challenge Chaldean visitors to the second annual Bowers Farm Corn Maze nestled in the fields of Bloomfield Township’s historic farm at 1219 E. Square Lake Road.
Beginning Saturday, Sept. 27 and continuing Fridays and Saturdays through Nov. 1, the corn maze will offer beginning, intermediate and advanced routes covering ten acres. All mazes have check points where visitors can consult a map. Walking time varies from 15 minutes to 45 minutes, depending on pace. Guides will be present inside the maze to assist visitors.
Chaldean families can also enjoy free wagon rides or horse drawn hayrides for $3, concessions including apple cider, doughnuts and hot dogs roasted over a bonfire, complimentary on-site parking, and pumpkin picking beginning Oct. 17. Guests should wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather, and may bring flashlights for after dark.
Hours are 5 to 9 p.m. on Fridays and 4 to 9 p.m. on Saturdays. Admission is $8 for adults and $6 for children ages 6-11. Children ages 5 and under will be admitted free. Group rates are available by phoning 248-341-6475 for more information. Pumpkins of all sizes will be $7 each.
The Historic Bowers Farm is conveniently located just west of Adams Road and at I-75 exit #74. For more information, visit www.BloomfieldMaze.com. Sign up for the farm’s e-mail list and receive a $1 off coupon on admission.
In addition, the 8th Annual Fall Festival and Halloween Hay Ride will occur on Oct. 10 and 11 from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m., with a haunted forest, friendly barn, music and bonfire. Admission is $12 at the gate or $10 in advance by phoning the Bloomfield Hills Recreation Dept. at 248-433-0885.