Pumpkin Hollow 2018

Join Us for the 20th Annual Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead Join us for the 20th annual Pumpkin Hollow, consistently rated as one of the top five pumpkin patches in the area. All inclusive in the ticket price, a horse-drawn wagon ride will take you to and from the patch, children can hop aboard the Pumpkin … Read More

News from the Farmstead – May e-Newsletter

Join Friends of the Farmstead and be in the know about all upcoming activities and happenings at Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead. Here’s the May issue of the Friends of the Farmstead e-Newsletter to keep you informed. Learn about the upcoming summer fun and why it’s always “Derby Day” at the Farm!   Read the May … Read More

Deanna Rose Farmstead: Ready the goats, here come the kids

From The Kansas City Star, April 1, 2017 BY DONALD BRADLEY Anytime you can take your children to bottle-feed two baby goats named Neville Longbottom and Albus Dumbledore, that’s a trip you pretty much have to make, right? Well, yeah, and it’s that time of year again. The goats are part of the 60 … Read More

Friends of the Farmstead – March e-Newsletter

Join Friends of Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead and be in the know about all upcoming activities and happenings at the Farmstead! Here’s the March issue of the Friends of the Farmstead e-Newsletter celebrating the opening of the 39th season. It’s going to be another great year of having fun and building memories at Deanna Rose … Read More

39 Seasons of Making Memories at Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead

It’s an honor to serve as Chairperson of Friends of the Farmstead this year – the 39th season of Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead! The memories that are made each year by our guests at the Farmstead are priceless; and people of every generation have a story to tell after visiting the Farmstead. The Farmstead truly brings … Read More

Happy New Year from The Arts & Rec Foundation

2017 is going to be a busy year doing what we have been doing for over 20 years – enhancing great places to visit (the Arboretum and Deanna Rose, of course!) and creating memorable experiences for the whole family. Volunteers and staff are already at work on the 2017 versions of our signature annual events … Read More