Events

Enjoy All of Our Seasonal Events Penfield, NY 

Bunny Hunt

April 13th, 14th & 20st, 2019!

Join us for our annual Spring kickoff festival – Bunny Hunt! Search for live bunnies hidden all around the farm while enjoying some good old fashioned farm family fun. Online tickets are on sale now and available until sold out!

Apple Blossom Drive Thru Farm Tour

Saturday May 16th, 2020

Wickham Farms will be opening the farm for a FREE drive-thru educational tour during the peak of Apple Blossom season. We will feature farm animals, showcase our farm equipment, and educate guests about farming and apple growing as part of the half mile drive thru our farm. Registration is required to attend this free event.

In addition to the free event, you can order ahead for some farm fresh treats to enjoy in the comfort of your car. Kettle Corn, Donuts, and Fudge available for advance online purchase only.

Lavender Field of Hope

June 26th - July 5th, 2020!

Stroll through a sea of lavender, take in the gorgeous sights and breathe in the relaxing scent of our 1.3 acre lavender field. In 2019, we planted more than 2200 lavender plants, showcasing nine different cultivars. Our guests can experience all the benefits of this beautiful plant. Learn how to grow, dry and cook with lavender.  Visit our main barn to try our lavender products and stop by our brand new bakery for a signature lavender treat.

Lavendar Festival Wickham Farms

Sunflower Spectacular

August 15th - September 7th, 2020!

Our annual celebration of the end of Summer and beginning of Fall – Sunflower Spectacular! This festival will appeal to your visual senses as you walk through hundreds of thousands of sunflowers. With more than twenty different varieties, it is quite the sight to see! The festival will feature hayride tours of the farm, flower cutting, amazing photo opportunities, early season apple picking, and other fun activities. This is a VERY POPULAR event on weekends.  

Sipping in the Sunflowers

August 19th & 26th, 2020!

Join Wickham Farms for an exclusive adult only evening (21+) in our amazing sunflower fields. Sip a glass of wine as you stroll through seven acres of vibrant flowers in various stages of bloom. Watch the sun set over our fields while enjoying samples of our fresh homemade fudge. Your $29.99 ticket includes admission to the sunflower fields, a glass of wine, a wine glass, samples of our fresh homemade fudge & seasonal veggies, five sunflowers, and a protective flower sleeve. Each evening is limited to 150 guests. Additional sunflowers, beverages, and light snacks will be available for purchase. Tickets will be available for sale beginning in July.

Sunset Yoga in the Sunflowers

August 17th, 2020 - 6PM

Grab your mat and join us for Yoga in the Sunflowers .  This class will take place outside in our sunflower fields.  At the end of the class, relax and enjoy a half hour stroll and photos in our sunflower fields.  All participants will be able to cut 5 sunflowers to take home.  Advance reservations required.  Space is limited.  Please bring a water bottle.  This class will take place inside our barn in the event of inclement weather.  Tickets will be available in July for this event.

Honeycrisp Weekend & The Great Candy Drop

September 12th, 13th, 19th & 20th, 2020!

Join us in the orchard the opening weekend of New York’s most popular apple variety – Honeycrisp apples – and for our annual  CANDY DROP at the farm!  We have outgrown the plane and are using a Helicopter to drop loads of candy for our yound guests!  The Wickham Farms Orchard consists of 13 varieties of over 5,000 pick-your-own apple trees loaded with easy to reach apples. All apple pickers will also enjoy a complimentary hayride tour through the Wickham Farms vegetable fields and orchard.

Farm Fest

September 28th & 29th!

Come out and celebrate what makes you country at Wickham Farms. Children of all ages will meet different farm animals only available on this very special weekend, learn about honey bees, see a spinning demonstration, practice their square dancing and experience the exciting activities found in our brand-new Barnyard Fun Area! Music & instrument petting zoo provided by Bach to Rock (B2R).

Fall Harvest Festival

September 21st - October 31st, 2020!

Come celebrate the Fall season with us! Wickham Farms has tons of fun fall activities to celebrate Rochester’s best season! From thousands of Pick-Your-Own Pumpkins and Pick-Your-Own Apples and more than 30 fun farm attractions, we have everything that you need to get in the spirit of the fall harvest season! Top off your visit with a stop in our farm bakery to enjoy some hot donuts and fresh apple cider! Hayrides and Apple Cannons are offered on weekends only.

Barns & Brews

Friday, October 18th - 7:30 PM

Wickham Farms presents Barns and Brews, a 21 and older event. Join us October 18th at 7:30PM and experience tastings of 8-9 local craft brews paired with delicious fresh fare. Enjoy a hayride through our orchard and pick a pumpkin to take home.

First Responder & Military Appreciation Day

October 5th, 2019!

Calling all military, police, firefighters, ambulance drivers, EMTs, 911 technicians, and medics! Wickham Farms wants to honor you for your hard work, courage, and caring. We want to thank you and your families for the sacrifices you make to serve our community. We invite you and your immediate family to visit the farm on October 5th and receive half price admission to our Barnyard (with your official identification). 

Teacher Appreciation Day

October 6th, 2019!

Calling All Teachers and school employees! Wickham Farms appreciates the work you do daily to grow our children.  We see you invest countless hours of your own time in your students, spend your own money to make lessons come alive, and nurture children to bring out the best in each and every one. We want to say THANK YOU! Bring your official school identification to the farm; you and your immediate family will receive half price admission tickets to our new Barnyard.

Dueling Pumpkin Carvers

October 19th & 20th, 2019!

Watch us carve our GIANT pumpkin every fall! Come by the farm beforehand to guess the weight of the pumpkin – you could win a prize! How big will this year’s giant be? Event occurs two weekends before Halloween. No cost to attend. Pumpkin carving from 2PM – 4PM Sat & Sun.

Halloween at the Farm

October 26th & 27th, 2019!

Celebrate Halloween at Wickham Farms with this event! Enjoy trick-or-treating at stations around the farm and a costume parade!   Event occurs the last October weekend before Halloween. Trick or treat anytime between 10AM – 2PM Sat & Sun. Parade will begin at 2PM Sat & Sun.