Special Events

Walk Through the Lights

Starting November 26

Join us on weekends in December for an indoor Christmas light display. Walk through our transformed greenhouse and get lost in a magical Christmas wonderland! There will be several greenhouses decorated, each with their own theme. You don’t want to miss out on this unique Christmas tradition. There’s nothing like it in the area!

Visit Santa

Starting December 1

It’s SANTA…and he’s at the farm! Visit with the real Santa Claus at Gull Meadow Farms this December. We’ve created a beautiful display of Christmas decor as you wait in line to see Santa. Pre-purchase your date/time to see Santa this year to help us keep guests spaced out and the wait for Santa much quicker. You are welcome to take your own photos or feel free to ask a friendly staff member and Santa’s helper to snap a family pic with Santa if you would like.

Art Fair

2023 Date TBD

We are excited to host the Richland Art Fair for the 2nd year in a row here at Gull Meadow Farms. This is a fundraiser for the Gull Lake Area Community Volunteers, who help local families in need by providing children with coats and snow pants in the fall, and food, toiletries, clothing and a toy in December. More than 600 people received assistance last year. Shop for beautiful handmade items and support a great cause! Entrance is FREE and there is plenty of onsite parking. Juried artists from all over Michigan will display their artwork and fine crafts for sale. From jewelry to pottery, paintings to metal work and home decor items, there will be something for everyone in every price range. If you want to enjoy activities at the farm, we will be offering a discounted admission to do so.

Sunflower Days

2023 Dates TBD

Come walk through our five acre field of brilliantly colored sunflowers during our 4th annual Sunflower Days at Gull Meadow Farms. On these special weekends in August, you will be able to enjoy the beautiful sunflower fields. With more than two dozen different varieties of sunflowers, this is an event you do NOT want to miss! *These dates are crop dependent.

Kalamazoo Balloon Fest

2023 Dates TBD

Join us on August 26th, 27th, and 28th for the 9th Annual Kalamazoo Balloon Fest. You don’t want to miss the breathtaking display of balloons taking to the skies. The best part? This is a FREE event! Gull Meadow Farms will be offering a discounted admission of $11/person if you choose to enjoy activities while at the farm.

Taste of Gull Meadow Farms

September 10-11, 2022

Back again after a short time off is our Taste of Gull Meadow Farms! Stop by the tent located in our Pumpkin Corral area and sample a variety of products we offer in the market. These products will also be available to purchase.

Corn Maze

Come spend the day getting lost in our six-acre corn maze! Test your navigational skills and see who can make it out of the maze first. Or just enjoy a leisurely walk with friends and family while enjoying the twist and turns of the corn maze.

Grandparents Weekend Touch-a-Tractor

September 10-11, 2022

A family favorite each Fall! You and your family will be able to discover and play on a variety of real tractors. If you wish to participate in our family activities, regular admission will apply. Take advantage of Grandparents weekend at the farm too! Grandparents may enter for FREE to activity areas with a paid child admission.

Princess & Superhero Weekend

September 17-18, 2022

Back for the 2022 season is one of our favorite events, Princess/Superhero weekend. Come to the farm and enjoy visiting with your favorite Princesses and Superheroes Princess/Superheroes will be available in our Activity areas so an admission ticket is required to enter.

All-Star Stunt Dogs

September 23, 24, 25, 30 & October 1, 2

America’s favorite stunt dogs are back in action at the Gull Meadow Farms! This must see show will entertain people of all ages. From back flips, handstands, big air stunts, to amazing tricks; these “All-Star Stunt Dogs” are thrilling the nation! You may even recognize the stars from Good Morning America, the Ellen DeGeneres Show, Oprah Winfrey show, Queen Latifah Show, NatGeo Wild, Animal Planet, Disney Plus, the Rose Parade, or from commercials.

Giant Pumpkin Drop & Candy Cannon

October 29th, 2022

We will have a large crane here to drop the biggest pumpkins we can find from nearly 100 feet. You don’t want to miss it! We’ll also be using our Pumpkin Cannon to launch our tons of candy to our guests in the Back Forty.