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Special Events

We host special events on weekends throughout our Fall Festival season at YesterLand Farm, showcasing our local community and providing wholesome family entertainment. Details of the events may change from time to time, so watch our Facebook page for any updates on activities or venues.

Hero’s Weekend | September 17-18

USA Flag2Opening Weekend for Fall fun and we are honoring our country’s professional teachers, fire fighters, law enforcement and members of the US military family (active & retired). All receive a FREE Farm Pass with a valid ID.  Their family (up to three additional members) will receive FREE Farm Passes, too! We will also have some extra special critters visiting from East Texas Gator Farm so don’t miss their super fun shows scheduled throughout the day.

Wild West Weekend | September 24-25

Comedy Gunfight Shows 
String Bean’s Blacksmith demonstration
Chuck Wagon Cooking Demonstrations throughout the day

Scouting Weekend | October 1-2

evScoutsA great weekend for all Scouts to come enjoy the great outdoors! This weekend we have HALF PRICE Campfire Sites. Reserve a campfire site and bring your S’mores and hotdog cooking goodies, if you like.Reserve one online now! Wear anything “scoutie” and receive a FREE patch in the Dixie Mercantile.

Nighttime Fireworks | Saturdays in October

sparklersEvery Saturday night in October, we’ll be presenting a super-spectacular fireworks show starting around 8:30pm. Bring a blanket and spread it under the stars to watch some really amazing and festive displays of pyrotechnics in the sky!

Davis’ Muttley Crew – Shows October 1-2; October 7-9; October 14-16

These rescue dogs perform athletic tricks and entertain folks all over the country. Heck, they were even on America’s Got Talent in 2010!

Doggie Days | October 7-8 

Includes three shows Saturday and two on Sunday by Davis’ Muttley Crew.
Bring your dog in costume and receive a coupon for a free Hot Dog.
Join in the Doggie Parades!

Costume Contests | October 29-30

evCreepyIt’s a family fun day of Halloween celebrations and trick-or-treating at the farm. Come in costume! We’ll have a costume contest at 4:00 pm, treat bags, jack-o-lantern carving demonstration and more.

Old Mexico Weekend | November 4-5

Mariachi players, Dancers, Pinatas

Pumpkin Smash-O-Rama | November 11-12

evSmashDon’t trash ’em, smash ’em! Come enjoy the 4th Annual Pumpkin Smash-O-Rama! See pumpkins dropped from high above or run over by a big Monster Truck! If you like, bring your pumpkin that day and smash it, pummel it, stomp it, throw it or roll it. Whether you choose to watch from afar or be a part of the show, it is sure to be a fun day for all. How about a game of pumpkin bowling, pumpkin hockey or pumpkin checkers?  Don’t miss the fun!  These games run throughout the day and are included in the cost of admission. Smash Event Schedule