Louisburg Cider Mill is a fantastic fall destination for all ages in Kansas City.
During the fall, the Louisburg Cider Mill Family Farm features a variety of memory-making family activities. This year, the farm is open for fall traditions from September 16 – October 31, 2022.
Louisburg Cider Mill Country Store
There is never a charge to visit the Cider Mill Country Store or view the apple cider pressing. Gift baskets and other unique items are for sale along with the mill’s famous apple cider, syrups, preserves, pancake mix, cider donuts and Lost Trail Root Beer.
The store is open year round:
- Monday – Saturday: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
- Sunday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Louisburg Cider Mill Fall Farm Hours
Louisburg Cider Mill Family Farm hours during the fall season are:
- Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Friday -Saturday: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
- Sunday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Louisburg Cider Mill Fall Farm Admission
- Monday-Thursday: $12.99
- Friday-Sunday: $15.99
- Kids 2 and under are FREE
Scroll down to see special admission savings under Fall 2022 Events
Louisburg Cider Mill Fall Farm Activities
The highlights of the Louisburg Cider Mill Farm in the fall are the pumpkin patch and corn maze. Both are included in admission although pumpkins cost extra.
The 10-acre corn maze has a new theme and game each year. For adventurous thrill seekers there are special nights where you can walk through it after dark.
Here’s what else you get to enjoy as part of your admission to the Louisburg Cider Mill Fall Farm:
- Corn Crib
- Farm Animals and Learning Barn
- Beehive Exhibit
- Giant Swing Set
- Low Challenge Elements
- Mount Sunflower Slide
- Fort Appleton Playland
- Wagon Rides
- Orchard Trail
- Tire Tower
- Tee Pee
- Live Music
Fall Farm Extras
Jump pillow: $2 wristband lets kids jump all they want (must be 36″ or taller).
Pumpkins: Access into the pumpkin patch is included but taking a pumpkin home costs extra. Prices range depending on size. You can also buy pumpkins at the Country Store without paying admission or if you don’t feel like heading out to the field yourself.
Fire Pit Rentals: Fees start at $60 for a group, 3.5 hours.
Concessions: Food vendors will be available periodically, usually on the weekends. Call ahead to confirm. Save a little money by bringing along a picnic to enjoy on the grounds.
Louisburg Cider Mill Events Fall 2022
Ciderfest: Without a doubt, the most popular event at Louisburg Cider Mill is Ciderfest! This beloved fall Kansas City tradition is back for two weekends in 2022:
- September 24-25
- October 1-2
Hours for Ciderfest are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on all days. There is no admission or parking fees to attend Ciderfest at Louisburg Cider Mill.
A pancake breakfast is served from 8 – 11 a.m. by the Louisburg Lions. Live music, cider and donut making, pony rides, inflatables and more kick off at 11 a.m.
Admission Specials at Louisburg Cider Mill
Scout Weekend: Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, Brownies and Daisies get $2 off admission when wearing a uniform or presenting their badge September 16-19.
College Weekend: College students with current student ID can save $2 off admission October 7-9.
Community Service Weekend: Community service workers (teachers, firefighters, enlisted military, first responders, police officers, EMTs, nurses and doctors) receive $2 off admission with a valid ID badge October 14-16.
Zombie Forest Night: Don your costume for a night of live music, bonfires, hay rides and spooky thrills on October 15 and October 22. There’s also a chance to go through the maze after dark so don’t forget a flashlight. This special event is a fundraiser for the Paola High School Robotics group.
Burning Scarecrow: The Annual Burning Scarecrow event happens at 7 p.m. October 22. Zombie Forest continues in the corn maze after dark so bring a flashlight. You’ll also be treated to live music, bonfires, hayrides and more.
Costume Weekend: Save $2 off your admission when you visit wearing your cutest or spookiest Halloween costume on October 28 – 30.
Cider & Spiders, Tricks & Treats: Come to enjoy an evening of costumes, music, contests and trick-or-treating on October 29.
Tips for a Good visit to Louisburg Cider Mill
Here are some things to know that will help you have a pleasant time at the mill’s pumpkin patch and corn maze.
Dress comfortably: Long pants and comfortable tennis shoes are recommended in the corn maze. It takes about 20 minutes to get through, up to 45 minutes if you play the game.
Other extras: Depending upon the weather, water, bug spray, sunblock and a flashlight (for night walks) are recommended.
Food and drink: Concessions are available for purchase and there are sometimes food trucks on site for some weekends. Cash, credit and debit cards are accepted. Save a little money by bringing along your own picnic or snacks and eating in the picnic area. Bring your own utensils if you want to roast marshmallows or hot dogs at the evening bonfires.
Pets: Dogs are OK if they are on leash. Be sure to clean up after your pet.
Louisburg Cider Mill Location and Parking
The Louisburg Cider Mill is located 20 miles south of the Kansas City metro area at 14730 K68 Highway, Louisburg, KS 66053. Take US Highway 69 to the Louisburg Exit (Hwy. 68), then 3 miles west.
Parking is FREE.
HEADS UP: Due to current road construction, Louisburg Cider Mill has made changes to its parking area. The new entrance is west of the Cider Mill. The former entrance is now being used for cars to leave the parking area.
Don’t miss our other Kansas City Fall and Halloween posts:
Calendar of Kansas City Fall Events
Fall Family Fun & Discounts at Louisburg Cider Mill