More Special Events

Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead is super fun every day of the season, but check out these events to make your visit extra special.


Safety Day

Saturday June 4, 2022 | 9:00am - 1:00 pm

FREE event! Join us at the Farmstead for a day all about safety. Hop aboard a fire truck and slide into a police cruiser or check out an ambulance. Safety Day provides families the opportunity to interact with members of emergency services, hospitals, and safety organizations. This event is sponsored by
June Bug Ball

Thursday June 23, 2022 | 1:00pm - 4:30pm

FREE event! Join us to celebrate National Pollinators Week as we learn about bugs and other garden friends. Connect with nature and discover the various habitats around us. Dress as your favorite bug, enjoy crafts, bug petting zoo, and a variety of activities and live entertainment. Note: Purchase of admission to the Farmstead is required until 2:00 p.m.
Celebrating the 4th at the Farm

Monday July 4, 2022 | 9:00am - Noon

FREE event! (regular admission fee applies). Families enjoy old-fashioned games, activities and participate in a bike parade.
Georgia's Chicken Run

Saturday July 30, 2022 | 7:30am - 10:00am

Check-in 7:30 a.m., Race Begins 8:30 a.m.  22nd annual fun run for all ages. Participants take home a goody bag, t-shirt and  magnificent medal. Chicken trophies awarded to the top three runners in each category.  (advanced registration required)
Movie Night

Saturday August 27, 2022 | 5:00pm - 10:30pm

Bring your blanket and join us on the lawn for an outdoor movie on the big screen.  Come early and enjoy the pre-movie festivities.   The movie will begin at dusk (approx. 8:30 p.m.). Movie title: TBD 
Moo-vie Night

Saturday September 17, 2022 | 5:00pm - 10:00pm

FREE event! Bring your chairs and blankets and enjoy a family-friendly movie on the lawn at the Farmstead! It's MOO-vie Night, as we celebrate all things dairy. Come meet local dairy farmers, and enjoy some dairy treats and fun activities while waiting for the moo-vie to start. The Undeniably Dairy Food Truck Experience will be onsite starting at 5 pm. The moo-vie will begin at dusk (approx. 8 pm).
Pumpkin Hollow

All month in October 2022 | Mon-Fri 10am - 3pm, Sat-Sun 10am - 4pm

Guests take a horse-drawn hayride through the woods. Play fall themed games,  activities, and of course pick a pumpkin to take home!

Night of the Living Farm

October 21-22 & 28-29 | 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m

The Farmstead gets transformed into a fun filled, yet eerily spooky place. An evening of fun featuring scary & non-scary activities and live entertainment.
Holiday Lights on Farmstead Lane

November 24 - January 9 | 5:00pm - 11:00pm

Join us for our free nightly light show synchronized to your favorite holiday and movie music. It’s on a continuous loop and is viewed from the warmth of your car in the Farmstead's main parking lot. 

Visit Us

13800 Switzer Rd.,
Overland Park, KS 66221
2022 season - April 1 - October 31, 2022
Admission: $3.00 per person
Free after 2 pm Mon-Thurs, except holidays

Always free for members of Friends of the Farmstead

Open 7 days a week during the season
Closes at Noon on July 4th