Holidays at Center Grove Orchard

Holidays at Center Grove Orchard


Center Grove Orchard is one of my favorite places to visit during the Fall, so when I heard they had some fun Holiday events this year I was pretty excited.  Here’s a few of them:

Brunch with Santa & Rudolph

  • Join us for a festive holiday brunch! All brunches include: Visits with Santa and Rudolph, Letters to Santa and Coloring Contest.
  • Saturdays from 9am to Noon
  • Sundays from 11 am to 2pm
  • Cost is $7.95 ages 3 and older; $5.95 for 2 and younger
  • No RSVP needed. Purchase your “ticket” online here, or at the event
  • Dates, menu and special activity:
    • Nov. 29 & 30 – Winter Wonderland
      Plain or chocolate chip pancakes and sausage, pancake toppings bar and Christmas tree craft
    • Dec. 6, 7, 13 & 14 – Horse Drawn Wagon Rides (subject to weather conditions)
      Pancakes, sausage, milk, juice and cookie decorating
    • Dec. 20 & 21 – Old Fashion Christmas
      Baked French toast with CGO apple sauce and paint your own wooden ornament

Children’s Craft Days

  • Great outing and fun with your kids! Children make and take a Christmas craft, enjoy a sweet treat and cup of cider, participate in a scavenger hunt in the Store and Christmas storytime.
  • Wednesdays, December 3, 10, & 17
  • 10am
  • $4.95 per child
  • Stay for lunch in our new Hay Cafe!

Ladies’ Night

  • Fun night with friends to relax in a quaint holiday atmosphere! Sample delicious ideas for holiday appetizers, soup, bread, dessert and beverage. Make and take a fun Pinterest craft. Drawing for a gift basket!
  • December 10, 11, 17, & 18
  • 6 to 8pm
  • $10.95 per person
  • RSVP required – register and pay online here. Online reservations/payments only.

Thomas Brogan

Thomas Brogan, a native of Des Moines, was the original founder of Des Moines Parent and is a father to an 8 & 10-year-old. In his free time, he likes to explore nature, try new local restaurants and enjoy life as best as he can. Check out more of Thomas at www.broganlist.com.

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