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Eckert’s Bonfire Hayrides

Bonfires will be available beginning Friday, September 13, 2013

Come on out to Eckert’s Orchards this fall for good-ole fun! Your group will love our evening hayrides through the orchards.

Millstadt Fun Farm Bonfire and Haunted Hayrides


  • Friday Night Bonfire Rental - $60
  • Saturday Night Bonfire Rental - $75
  • Available Sept. 13 through Oct. 26
  • Additional Night Offered: Sunday, October 13th - $60

You will be charged our regular farm admission ($10.00 per person 2yrs old and older), plus the bonfire site fee. Bonfire sites hold approximately 40 people. Larger groups may reserve multiple bonfire sites. You are welcome to bring your own food; however, alcohol is prohibited.

What’s Included

Haunted Hayrides will run continuously between 7pm and 10pm from a central boarding location. One ride is included with your paid admission and any additional rides are $5.00.

You will have a private campsite with bonfire, firewood, roasting sticks and relaxing straw bale seating surrounded by our beautiful apple orchard.

Other Nighttime Activities

Food can be purchased from our Barn & Grill. We serve hot dogs, brats and other country style specialties. You’ll find plenty of sweet treats in our bakery including apple pie and candy covered caramel apples. Kettle Korn and custard are available, too. And don't forget the marshmallows and hot dogs for roasting — bring them from home or order them from the farm! Our Country Store will be open for browsing. We feature Uncle Aubrey’s Workshop, Billy Bob’s Pig races, John Deerville and wagon train rides, Adventure Barn, Golden Goat Bridge, Fort Eckert, animal petting areas and the Mine Shaft Slide (fun for all ages)!


Eckert’s Millstad Fun Farm is 20 minutes from downtown St. Louis. Please ask for our Millstadt Farm Map with specific directions.

Group Information

All groups must arrive 15 minutes prior to your start time and check in at the Hayride counter. You will be given your individual bonfire site number. The farm will close promptly at 10:00 pm. Payment is due when booking your bonfire and is non-refundable.

To reserve your bonfire or fall hayride at our Millstadt Farm, call (618) 233-0513.

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