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Choose from Three Options
- $10 for farm admission for two (a $20 value)
- $20 for farm admission for four (a $40 value)
- $30 for farm admission for six (a $60 value)
At Mitchell Farms, families enjoy a wide array of autumnal activities, such as exploring a hay-bale maze, hopping aboard the Pumpkin Express train, and visiting century-old log cabins. Each visitor receives a free pumpkin as well as a bag of peanuts grown onsite. On Saturday, October 6, the farm hosts the Mississippi Peanut Festival, which features antique cars and artwork. Children younger than 2 receive free admission but do not receive a pumpkin, peanuts, or a raffle ticket to win a fairy godmother.
Ever since it was founded a half century ago, Mitchell Farms has remained the beloved life's work of the Mitchell family. Situated on 1,500 acres of woods and fields, the farm produces crops such as peanuts, peaches, blueberries, and soybeans. It's also home to three century-old log cabins, each adorned with antiques, patchwork quilts, and other collectable pieces.
Throughout the year, visitors can tour the historic cabins, talk farming with the Mitchell family, or purchase homemade jams, jellies, and honey. The farm's peanuts have been a staple for more than 30 years and are now grown on a full 300 acres to accommodate demand. During the fall, guests can sample fresh-dug peanuts or take home dried nuts. The fall also brings with it the Mississippi Peanut Festival, as well as a slew of onsite autumnal activities. Families can tour the farm in a covered wagon or board the Pumpkin Express train. A play area keeps children active with rope swings, play equipment, and a scarecrow drill sergeant instructing kids to drop and give him candy corn.