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JMB Fall Family Day

Jacksonville Moms Blog is excited to host a Fall Family Day at Congaree and Penn! JMB readers and their families are invited to join us Saturday, October 14 from 10 AM – 3 PM at Congaree and Penn to enjoy the perfect family day out with Jacksonville Moms Blog. Families can explore the farm by foot or by bike, take educational farm tours and enjoy the property, including hayrides! Admission is $10 per car and can be purchased at the farm the day of the event by cash or credit card. Enjoy activities including Tin Can Photo Lounge, sampling by Wicked Barley Brewing Company – Jacksonville, FL, local vendors and family-friendly activities for all ages like Creative Grain Studio. All Congaree and Penn products will be available for sale including a few in-house chef-made dishes and kid friendly snacks. Pumpkins will also be available to purchase. Furry friends are welcome but must stay on leash at all times. We are excited to share the farm with the Jacksonville Moms Blog community!

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Conner’s A-Maize-Ing Acres

Maze Daze Season is open to the general public this year from October 7 – November 04. Conner’s is a working family farm and has tons of fun activities for the kids including a Corn Maze, Pumpkin Patch, wagon rides across the creek to visit the cows and their baby calves, Ellis and Eddie’s animal barn, Lottie Bell’s General Store, two corn pools, volleyball, tumble bug roller, play fort, tractor themed see/saws, spider web for climbing, 20 car cow/horse train, and much more!

 

 

 

Days and Hours of Operation:

Tuesdays – Fridays 10am to 2pm by reservation only

Saturdays (Daytime) – 10am to 6pm

Sunday and Mondays – Closed

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Amazing Grace Crop Maze

Amazing Grace Crop Maze is open to the public Fridays and Saturdays during the season. Attractions include corn crib, corn hole, cow train, duck races, hay ride, mini hay bale maze, pumpkin patch, Lou Lou’s Country Store, iFarm Experience and Rat Rollers.

Open to the public:  Fridays and Saturdays only from October 6th through October 28th

Fridays: 5pm – 10pm (last tickets sold at 9pm) Saturdays: 10am – 10pm (last tickets sold at 9pm) 

 

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Cowart Ranch and Farm-Maze Dayz Corn Maze

Cowart Ranch is a family owned and operated farm. Coming from a family of farmers and ranchers, Chuck and Peggy Cowart started The Blueberry Strand in 1986. Twenty-six years later, Brittany talked them into putting this great idea of a fall FARM festival and maze to life, namely <MAZE DAYZ>. Enjoy a 6-acre crop maze to get lost in, hay rides, farm animals, and many other activities and vendors. As long as the weather holds out there will be pumpkins, gourds, winter squash and flowers for sale locally. In other words, we’re going to have a farm-tastic fall!

 

 

Our fall event “Maze Dayz” is on the weekends for the dates of Septeber 30th-October 31th. Admission: $10, Three and under are free. 

Hours of operation:

FRIDAY: 5pm-10pm, 

SATURDAY: 10am-9pm, 

SUNDAY: 11am-7pm

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Fall Events 2017 SAMB

Halloween and Fall Fun in St. Augustine

Happy Fall Y’all! It’s that time of year again where we break out the boots, grab your favorite scarf, a pumpkin latte, and our favorite princess costume. Fall doesn’t officially begin until September 22nd, but if you’ve walked in Hobby Lobby you know it’s already here. From pumpkin patches, mazes and farms and even adult […]

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River of Life United Methodist Church Fall Festival

Join us for our Free Family Festival. We offer complimentary Hot Dogs, Chips, Drinks, Cotton Candy, Snow Cones, Popcorn, Hay Rides, Pony Rides (11-1:45pm), Train Rides (12-3pm), 2 Bouncy Houses, Face Painting, Balloon Art, local Entertainment and of course Pumpkins! Parking is at the Julington Creek Elementary School where you can take a hay ride or a golf cart to the festival. Handicapped parking is always in the Church parking lot.

River’s of Life Fall Festival takes place on October 22 11am-4pm

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JMB Pumpkin Playdate at Shepard of the Woods

We are so excited about our 3rd Annual Pumpkin Playdate event series, and our second event in this year’s series will take place on Thursday, October 20 from 4-7pm at Shepherd of the Woods Lutheran Church. Shepherd of the Woods is an ideal location with acres of picturesque space, a children’s maze, hayrides around a beautiful lake and of course, pumpkins of all shapes and sizes!

Photo Shoot With Kate+Brandon Photography

This charming pumpkin patch is an ideal location for a Fall-inspired photo shoot with one of Jacksonville’s premier family photographers. Kate+Brandon Photography will offer mini photo sessions during this event. Photography tickets will be sold for $15 each, securing you a time slot between 4-7 pm. These are quick sessions, and you will receive one digital image via email. There are only 27 spaces available, and we sold out quickly last year! Sign-up for a time slot below.

Activities Presented by Local Businesses

Check out our awesome vendors who will provide fun crafts and activities for your children to explore while you have a chance to learn more about some amazing local businesses!

Tugboat Cartographics & Geo Club, the first after school club for geographic education, will join us with a fun experiment and global pumpkin craft – perfect for little explorers to take home!

Everbalance Yoga Barre Pilates provides classes customized for your specific fitness goals including yoga, barre and pilates. There are many options for the beginner to the advanced practitioner, and with classes such as Barre Bootcamp, Cardio Reformer pilates and MindBody Yoga, Everbalance is an experience not to be missed!

Pampered Chef is the premier direct seller of high-quality kitchen tools. Jennifer Beamer’s mission is to help people use their unique products to prepare simple and delicious recipes while sharing tips and techniques to make everyday cooking easier and faster. At the Pumpkin Patch she will have two Making Butter with Beamer sessions!
4:30-Making Butter with Beamer
5:30-Making Butter with Beamer
Each child will get a turn churning butter with our new kitchen too, and then they will get to taste test all their hard work on a homemade pumpkin muffin!

Backyard Pops will join us with their fresh, healthy, delicious pops! Featuring Fall flavors such as Concord Grape, Pumpkin Spice and Apple Cinnamon as well as fan favorites Chocolate Sea Salt, Oreo Cheesecake and Strawberry, they will be offering their pops at a special rate of 2 for $5.00!

Jax Stroller Strength is an outside boot camp style workout that lets moms workout with their kids while giving them a chance to connect with other mothers. Their annual Fall Challenge, which provides an amazing opportunity to achieve your goals with a team of mothers, kicks off on October 3 and runs through November 18. Classes are offered every day of the week at Jax Beach, Mandarin, Intracoastal, Ortega and Nocatee location. They will have their famous “Wheel of Exercise” at this play date, which is always a big hit with the kids!

Whole Foods Market is a unique store dedicated to bringing you healthy, high-quality food and products at a value conscious price. The Jacksonville location offers so many fun children’s activities, including music classes and craft time. Whole Foods Market is excited to provide healthy snacks for this event.

We hope you will join us for this fun-filled afternoon!

If the weather is not cooperating, we will send out notification on Facebook and email for those who are signed up for a photo. If you plan on attending for the playdate or photo session, please RSVP to our Facebook Event to stay up to date!

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JMB Pumpkin Playdate at Isle of Faith

We are so excited about our 3rd Annual Pumpkin Playdate event series, and this year our first event will take place on Wednesday, October 12 from 2:30-5:30pm at Isle of Faith United Methodist Church! The Isle of Faith pumpkin patch is the perfect place to play with fun hay mazes, giant spiders that the kids can fly, lots of climbing structures and of course the many pumpkins of all shapes and sizes for the kids to see! Isle of Faith also offers a snack bar with yummy treats for sale.

The pumpkin patch is an ideal setting for a Fall-inspired mini photo session with one of Jacksonville’s premier natural light, child and family photographers, Carrie Adams Photography tickets will be sold for $15 each, securing you a time slot between 2:30-5:30 pm. These are quick sessions, and you will receive one digital image via email. There are limited spaces available, and we sold out quickly last year! Sign-up for a time slot below. If you choose not to do a photo session, you are still welcome to attend and enjoy the pumpkin patch at activities with JMB vendors.

Photo Shoot With Carrie Adams Photography:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/jmb-pumpkin-playdate-isle-of-faith-tickets-27494924058

Activities Presented by Local Businesses

Check out our awesome vendors who will provide fun crafts and activities for your children to explore while you have a chance to learn more about some amazing local businesses!

Amazing Face Painting by Linda is a talented face painting artist who adds flair to birthday parties and other special events. Linda also specializes in prenatal belly painting and henna art.

Tugboat Geo Club, the first after school club for geographic education, will join us with a fun experiment and global pumpkin craft- perfect for little explorers to take home!

Jax Stroller Strength is an outside boot camp style workout that lets moms workout with their kids while giving them a chance to connect with other mothers. Their annual Fall Challenge, which provides an amazing opportunity to achieve your goals with a team of mothers, kicks off on October 3 and runs through November 18. Classes are offered every day of the week at Jax Beach, Mandarin, Intracoastal, Ortega and Nocatee location.

Yourself Expression is all about expressing yourself and letting your style shine through. Founded by a local teen, Shelby, in 2013, this unique jewelry line features 2000 items for interchangeable accessories, letting you create what you love to wear.

We hope you will join us for this fun-filled afternoon!

If the weather is not cooperating, we will send out notification on Facebook and email for those who are signed up for a photo. If you plan on attending for the playdate or photo session, please RSVP to our Facebook Event to stay up to date!
Disclaimers: ALL TICKET SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUNDS. In the event that you cannot attend the event we will do our best to assist you in finding another mom to exchange/give/or sell your ticket if the need arises and/or if time allows. Additionally, everyone that purchases a ticket will be subscribed to our email list (if they have not been already) in order to provide the most timely and up to date event info. Photos will be taken at the event and of attendees for use on the blog and on social media by Jacksonville Moms Blog and sponsors.

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