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Jackson's Orchard

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Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Pumpkin Fest

Came here with my mom and nephew for pumpkin fest. Admission is free but they do nickel and dime... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2018
via mobile
Such a beautiful way to spend a day

I've been here a few times whether it be for the free concerts, apple picking, photography... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
Kt R
Saint Louis, Missouri
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“apple cider”(11 reviews)
“petting zoo”(11 reviews)
The Jackson family has offered good food and great memories to their visitors for 50 years. The Orchard is open mid-April to mid-November offering in-season fruits, vegetables and spring plants for your home and garden. Come see us! Our normal...more
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1280 Slim Island Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42101-7610
+1 270-781-5303
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Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Came here with my mom and nephew for pumpkin fest. Admission is free but they do nickel and dime you for the playground and any other activities. The snack bar has ok food (it’s overpriced as well). The lines were insanely long but as it...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2018

I've been here a few times whether it be for the free concerts, apple picking, photography assignments or star gazing. Every time I've gone, it's been so beautiful and relaxing. The events that are held here are a lot of fun. Also, the food is...More

Thank Kt R
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

We love this place and try to go every year. The staff are welcoming and friendly. The atmosphere is family friendly and there is so much to do! Can’t wait to go back again soon!

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Reviewed August 1, 2018

We visited on a whim after passing the sign on the main road and we were glad we did. They had many interesting packaged foods, like hazelnut syrup and horseradish mustard (both of which we bought), as well as lots of jarred pickled vegetables. We...More

Thank Andylucia
Reviewed November 4, 2017

Just get them early in their picking season. We've gotten some late in the season that were picked too green. Money wasted. Peaches are never cheap these days, so be prepared to spend some money.

4  Thank Sassygardner
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

We went On a Saturday so we knew there would lots of people and kids. They parking was easy as they had people directed us. We loved the sounds and smells of Autumn. The fees for everything seemed a little crazy but understandable seeing all...More

Thank Jfelt22
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Our son asked us did we want to go to the pumpkin patch. We said that we didn't have no small kids (he's 25) so why should we go. So glad we caved in and went!!! The ride is to the orchard is beautiful!!!! Of...More

1  Thank Melissa S
Reviewed October 7, 2017

We went for the fall pumpkin festival. Online I had ready that the hayride was $3 per person to the pumpkin patch and includes your pumpkin. Not true, it is $3 for ride (you are NOT allowed to walk to it) and then pumpkins are...More

2  Thank Tere K
Reviewed September 17, 2017

We had heard of the orchard but had never been there. There were apple orchards, peach trees and a pumpkin patch. They sell nursery and orchard items. We bought white pumpkins and a variety of bottled items plus apples. I am sure kids would have...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

We took a 7 and a 4 years old to the Orchard. The kids loved feeding the animals and the playground. They also enjoyed the tractor pulling hay ride to pick apples & getting pumpkins. We walked up through a corn field too. We purchased...More

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October 9, 2015|
Response from texaswillie | Reviewed this property |
Sorry---Can't answer that as I don't know.
August 9, 2015|
Response from Fadipadi | Reviewed this property |
No. The orchard are off limits due to possible allergies to the chemicals they use to spray the trees