2017 Family Events at Natural Valley Ranch


Covering approximately 78 acres in scenic Hendricks County, Indiana, Natural Valley Ranch is convenient to Brownsburg, Avon, Plainfield, Danville and Indianapolis.

 

 


Bountiful Babies at the Ranch • Sunday, April 22 • 2–4 p.m.
$5 per person in advance / $7 day of event ages 1 year and up

Back by Popular Demand! Little buckaroos ages 1–8 and their families are invited to celebrate Spring with all of our baby animals at the ranch. The activities for the afternoon will include: making a goat snack and feeding the goats, learning about the parts of a horse, crafts, face painting, pony rides and a petting zoo. The petting zoo will include baby chicks, baby ducks, miniature horses, goats, baby bunnies and kittens! There will also be a photo booth where kids can get their picture taken with a baby animal. In the event of inclement weather, Bountiful Babies will be held indoors in our special event venue, Outpost Country Occasions, and our barn.
Guests are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to donate to a local food pantry.

Save time and money by pre-registering for the event! CLICK HERE to register today.


Cookies & Cocoa • Saturday, December 2 Santa reads a Christmas story to children at our Cookies and Cocoa event
Choice of times... 10 a.m. – noon OR 1 – 3 p.m.
$10 per adult/$5 per child • PRE-PAY REQUIRED

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Back by Popular Demand! Youngsters will enjoy a wintertime visit to the ranch. Cookies and Cocoa will include photos with Santa Claus by the fire, holiday snacks, storytime with Santa, Mrs. Claus or an Elf, and a craft along with the opportunity to visit the petting zoo.

Guests are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to donate to a local food pantry.


Candy Cane Hunt • Saturday, December 9
Choice of times... 10 – 11:30 a.m. OR 1 – 2:30 p.m.
$5 per person in advance/ $7 per person at the door (children under 2 years are free)

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Back by Popular Demand! Santa seems to have dropped some candy canes when he was here for Cookies & Cocoa. Come out for the great Candy Cane Hunt! Visit with Santa Claus, time to visit the animals at the petting zoo and enjoy a snack from the popcorn bar.

Guests are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to donate to a local food pantry.


Build a Holiday Gingerbread House
December 16 •10 a.m.-noon OR 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Limit: 40 people
Cost: $10 per person • PRE-PAY REQUIRED

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BRAND NEW FOR 2017: Bring your little chefs and enjoy family-time and gingerbread fun at our new Gingerbread House Workshop. You and your little chefs will love the endless decorating options as you work together to design and decorate your very own gingerbread house masterpiece — make it magical, make it fun, either way it will be unique. Enjoy some holiday tunes while experiencing quality family time. Celebrate the season by inviting friends to join you for this creative workshop!

Have fun with icing, colorful sprinkles, sparkly decorations, and glittery sugars. Your gingerbread house made of graham crackers will come alive with candies, gumdrops, peppermints, sprinkles and more!

Includes: pony ride and animal encounter area (this part is outdoors so dress appropriately).

Guests are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to donate to a local pantry.


Family-friendly and family fun . . .  you will discover the difference that family makes when you discover Natural Valley Ranch!