Sweet Season Farms

Sweet Season Farms Maze and Festival

Visitors can spend time navigating their way through an 8-acre corn maze, playing on over 20 types of fun farm themed activities, including a cow train, beeline zip line, corn popper jumping pillow, hayrides, barnyard ball, playground, just to name a few. Plenty of food on site including the farm bakery, fresh squeezed lemonade, homemade […]

Three Santa Rosa farms honored for environmental practices

Three Santa Rosa farms honored for environmental practices

Three Santa Rosa-based farmers and ranchers have been honored for their environmentally sound practices with a County Alliance for Responsible Environmental Stewardship (CARES) award. Recipients were Alan Edwards of Alan Edwards Farms, Tyler Brown of Brown Farms and Trent Mathews of Sweet Season Farms. The awards were handed out Sept. 6 at the Jay Civic […]

Top 5 Events This Week

Top 5 Events This Week

Pensacola Seafood Festival Sample a variety of mouth-watering seafood dishes and enjoy continuous entertainment at Seville Square, Fountain Park and waterfront Bartram Park in Historic Downtown Pensacola Sept. 29-Oct. 1. A children’s area is filled with activities for all ages. For additional information, visit fiestaoffiveflags.com. Corn Maze and Fall Fun Festival Visitors can spend time […]

Beaches to Woodlands returns early this year

Beaches to Woodlands returns early this year

Labor Day weekend marks the end of the traditional tourism peak season, and that can mean months of fewer visitors and lower profits known as the shoulder season. Bed tax collections, the money paid to the county by visitors for temporary lodging, tend to be lower. Despite July posting 32 percent bed tax growth, many […]

Fall festival wishes Great Pumpkin happy 50th

Fall festival wishes Great Pumpkin happy 50th

It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown has become a staple of fall tradition for families throughout the country, and this year the iconic movie turns 50 years old. To celebrate the anniversary, the Sweet Season Farms Corn Maze and Fall Fun Festival transformed their 8 acre corn field maze into a Charlie Brown themed adventure. […]

Beaches to Woodlands weekend fun

Beaches to Woodlands weekend fun

Monarch Madness Butterfly Festival Oct. 7–8 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Panhandle Butterfly House 8581 Navarre Pkwy in Navarre Watch as hundreds of monarch butterflies are released for their annual migration to Mexico and participate in tagging the butterflies for research. There will be science experiments as well as butterfly friendly plants for sale.   35th Annual […]

Sweet Season Farms Corn Maze and Fall Fun Festival

The maze honors the Pensacola Wahoos baseball team this year. The event gives families the opportunity to enjoy a day on a working Santa Rosa County Farm. Visitors can spend time navigating their way through an 8-acre corn maze, playing on 20 types of fun farm themed equipment including a playground, hayrides, cow train rides, […]

The Beaches to Woodlands Tour features 2 more great weekends of events

The Beaches to Woodlands Tour features 2 more great weekends of events

The fourth full weekend of the Beaches to Woodlands Tour of Santa Rosa County will feature ghostly adventures, haunted hayrides, three mazes, hikes, historical lectures, fabulous pottery at a kiln opening and more. The majority of events wrap up Halloween weekend. “The cooler weather is perfect to enjoy the outdoor events on tour – and […]

Milton corn maze honors Masters champ Bubba Watson

Milton corn maze honors Masters champ Bubba Watson

An effort aimed to increase local tourism during the offpeak season got a huge boost last week when golf superstar and Santa Rosa County native Bubba Watson retweeted a depiction of his likeness as it will appear in 2014 Sweet Season Farms corn maze in Milton. “I feel honored to be represented in such a big way in my hometown,” said Watson, who still has family […]