Family sitting in wagon

Special Events and Shows!

For more than 25 years, Summers Farm has become the destination for fall fun in Frederick County, Maryland. With over 45+ fun activities, the farm is the perfect destination for family fun, corporate outings, field trips, Scout outings, and more! 

Plan your visit with these special events and shows on select dates! 

2021 Entertainment Schedule


Friday & Saturday Nights

October 1 & 2, 8 & 9, 15 & 16, 22 & 23
Fireworks start at approximately 7:30pm
Pig Races

Pig Races


Saturday & Sunday
11:30am, 2:00pm, 5:00pm
Farmer Milking a Cow

Cow Milking Demonstration

Saturdays & Sundays

3:30pm at the Pig Race Building
Meet Suri, our resident cow
Clown with a Variety of Props

Mr. Brown the Clown

September 25 & 26

Showtimes 1:30pm and 4:00pm

October 23 & 24

Showtimes 1:30pm and 4:00pm
Illusionist with Burning Wallet

Tim Hall

October 2 & 3

Showtimes 1:30pm and 4:00pm

October 16 & 17

Showtimes 1:30pm and 4:00pm
Woman and Man with Children's Instruments

Mr. Jon & Friends

October 9 & 10

Showtimes 1:30pm and 4:00pm
Special Weekend Events
American Flag in a Corn Field

Heros Weekend

September 18 & 19

In appreciation of the heroes who sacrifice so much for our country, active-duty members and veterans of the United States Armed Forces, First Responders (firefighters, EMT’s, police) and essential workers will receive FREE admission with valid identification. Immediate family members are admitted at half price. Throughout the remainder of the season, we are proud to offer these heroes and their families a 10 % discount on tickets.
Apple on Books with Pencils

Teachers Appreciation Weekend

September 18 & 19

Teachers are heroes too! And to show our appreciation, teachers/educators and 1 guest will receive FREE admission with their school or educator identification.
Dried Lavender

Grandparents Weekend

September 25 & 26

We are happy to offer FREE admission to any grandparent. Simply visit Summers Farm with your grandchild and let our cashiers know that you are a proud grandparent!
Tent and Campers Around a Fire

Scout Weekend

September 25 & 26

Gather your troops! Join us for a weekend of farm festival fun with our Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts. Wear your scout uniform, shirt, sash or pin and receive a complimentary participation patch. This weekend only, one scout leader admitted FREE for every 10 paid admissions.
Sensory Friendly Hours

Sensory Friendly Hours

Sunday, September 26
8 am – 10 am

Our farm is open exclusively for guest on the Autism Spectrum or with sensory sensitivities. All activities will be open except the apple blaster and pumpkin train. Donuts and coffee will be available for sale at the Cookies & Donuts building.
Two Boys Sitting on a Pumpkin

Maryland Pumpkin Festival

October 2 & 3
10 am – 5 pm

Pumpkin Carving  12 – 4 pm 
While thousands come to experience Summers Farm’s annual offerings, this is the weekend that celebrates so much more! The Maryland Pumpkin Festival honors all things pumpkin with a variety of special events including pumpkin carving demonstrations, pumpkin hunt, pumpkin painting, egg hunt, delicious pumpkin donuts and more!