Come on down, Y'all!

There’s always something fun happening at Darnell Farms. Locals and visitors alike enjoy our breathtaking views and vast open spaces, perfect for any event or celebration of any size. Come for a quiet stroll or a grand farm-style wedding. Darnell Farms can make your event “farm fresh.”

Upcoming Events

Local Folk Thursdays

Authentic Hayride & Pumpkin Patch

Opening Sept. 15, 2018 – Nov. 4, 2018

Come to the prettiest, most authentic pumpkin patch in the Smoky Mountains. An affordable excursion for the whole family, complete with your very own pumpkin picked right out of the field. Meet amazing hayride drivers (who are the actual farmers) and experience the beautiful scenery of the place we call home.

$8 per person, includes any size pumpkin.
Children under 3 are free to ride the hayride, and paying parents are welcome to give them their pumpkin.

Additional pumpkins from the pumpkin patch are $4.

Movie Nights on the Farm

Join us on Saturday nights for our 2018 fall movie series! Movies begin at 8pm. Concessions available for purchase in the produce stand.

Sept. 22 | Back to the Future

Sept. 29 | The Goonies

Oct. 20 | Coco

Check back for an updated movie schedule!

Annual Plow Day & Harvest Festival

October 20, 2018 | 10am – until

Fall is the most wonderful time of the year, filled with the aroma of fresh apple cider, pumpkin everything, and the wonderful autumn colors that make the mountains such a wonderous vision. Come out and celebrate mountain heritage, crafts, music, as well as all the bountiful harvest Items that Fall brings. Enjoy a hayride for you and the family through our farm, while getting to go out in a real pumpkin patch and bring home the perfect Jack-O-Lantern. Get lost in our very own Sunflower Maze. Stock up on all our homegrown fall decorations, and choose from 25 different varieties of pumpkins, gourds, and decorative squash. Hope to see you all there, folks.

We look forward to meeting you!


Monday-Saturday: 8-7  Sunday: 9-6


Our Farm

2300 Governors Island Rd, Bryson City, NC 28713

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