We are excited to help you celebrate your birthday at Prairie Gardens this Fall. Looking to enjoy time with your friends and family outdoors? Love tasty farm fresh veggies, freshly-baked bread and tasty fall tidbits? Choose our Fall Picnic Birthday Package! Each package includes: private picnic site, delicious picnic boxes, access to our labyrinths, and a $15 ticket per person, which can be used towards an activity to do on the farm or enjoy at home.
You and your guests will receive your tickets when you arrive and can then choose from the following activities to use them on:
- Succulent Teacup. Make and take an adorable succulent teacup home with you! The best part? They only need watered every 3 weeks.
- Bag of Paydirt. Grab a bag of paydirt on your way home. Each bag includes an assortment of precious gems, minerals, and fossils. This is the perfect way to keep enjoying the party when you return home.
- Little Bear Gelato (1 pint). Enjoy some melt-in-your mouth ice cream and sorbet. Made in Edmonton, Little Bear Gelato is great to enjoy on the farm or take home to enjoy another day!
- Vegetables. Choose $15 worth of freshly-picked vegetables at our farm market to take home and enjoy for supper. Taste some of what we love growing on the farm!
- Pumpkins. Choose $15 worth of pumpkins to take home. Did you know that we grow over 30 different varieties of pumpkins?
- No outside food or beverages will be permitted onto the farm, including birthday cakes
- Please maintain 2m distance between yourself, staff, and other farm guests.
- If you have a cough, fever, or feel sick, do not come to the farm.
- Children cannot be left unattended during a birthday. We ask for a ratio of 1 adult for every 5 children.
- Fires cannot be left unattended during your 2-hour picnic time. One adult must stay with the fire at all times.
- Notable Closures: All playground equipment will be closed. All activities with common-touch points, such as the train, petting farm, and gem mine will also be closed.
- All birthdays must be booked in advance.
- Our corn and sunflower mazes will be one-way labyrinths this year to accommodate social distancing
- General Farm Guidelines: pets, smoking, and littering are not permitted on the farm.
Our Birthday Fall Picnics include:
- Private Picnic Site with picnic tables for 2 hours
- Delicious Picnic Boxes: fresh vegetables, freshly-baked bread, pumpkin scones, slices of pumpkin pie, cheese, crackers, seasonal fruits and other tasty treats
- Botanical water to enjoy
- Access to our corn and sunflower labyrinths
- $15 Ticket (per person), which can be used towards the following: a Succulent Teacup, a Bag of Paydirt (Gems), a Pint of Little Bear Gelato, Vegetables, or Pumpkins
Want to personalize your experience on the farm? Feel free to add any of the following take-home activities, specialty foods, or farm experiences:
- Birthday Cupcakes. Choose between delicious, fresh-baked chocolate or pumpkin cupcakes to enjoy for your party!
- Farm Animal Discovery Tour. Learn about our farm animals as a family! Enjoy viewing and feeding the chickens, goats, and sheep. Feel how soft a bunny is, and don’t forget to take some photos!
To book your Fall Picnic Birthday, please fill out the below form and hit “Submit”!
Rain Check Policy
We understand that Alberta weather can be unpredictable! Please see our rain check policy below:
Before 10:00AM the date of your Fall Picnic Birthday
- call 780.921.2272 to re-book and we’ll be happy to arrange another date for your birthday party
- call 780.921.2272 to arrange for curbside pickup of your picnic boxes and take-home activities
After 10:00AM the date of your picnic
- call 780.921.2272 to arrange for curbside pickup of your food and take-home activities
- call 780.921.2272 to move your birthday time later in the day
There are no refunds for birthdays. No-shows will not be refunded.
Covid-19 Cancellation Policy
If any of your guests show symptoms of covid-19 or are not feeling well, please ask them to stay at home! We’re happy to send you home with their take-home activities and picnic boxes.