Monthly Archives: November 2016

Seize one last weekend of fun! | October 27, 2016

Final chance for corn maze, cow train, wagon rides and more… It’s hard to believe (wasn’t it JUST August and our opening?!), but we’re up to our last weekend of the season… and it looks like it is going to turn out to be a beautiful one. We hope you’ll join us for a farewellContinue Reading

What’s a N.O.B.? | October 7, 2016

If you’ve been out to visit us at all this season, you may have noticed a big addition to our orchard and market area… we’re calling it the New Old Barn (a.k.a., the N.O.B.). It went up last fall, but we’ve since completed work on the outside, so it looks a bit different than before.Continue Reading

Smile and say, “Apples!” | September 16, 2016

Capturing your orchard experience Here’s a great excuse to gather together family (or friends!) and spend some quality time enjoying this beautiful season in West Michigan: this Saturday is our Free Family Photo Day out at the orchard. We hired the photographer; we’ll provide a beautiful scenic backdrop; all you have to do is smile!Continue Reading

Fun in Full Swing | Schwallier’s Country Basket News | September 8, 2016

Now Open Weekdays and Weekends With Labor Day behind us (and we hope you all had a good one!), we are full force into our fall schedule. We’re now open Mon-Fri 7am-6pm; Sat 9am-6pm; Sun 11am-6pm. Read on to find out more about all the fun we have in store for you. Cow Train andContinue Reading

The Barnyard is in Full swing | Schwallier’s Country Basket News | August 29, 2016

Come visit our rabbits, kittens, goats and chickens! Many of you have asked, and we are happy to let you know that our animals are now back in our farm animal barn area. We have soft, sweet bunnies, curious little kittens and friendly goats. About six of our goats are pregnant as well, so weContinue Reading

Let the Season Begin! | Schwallier’s Country Basket News | August 21, 2016

It’s beginning to look at lot like… market season! We will be opening our doors for the first time this year on Monday, August 22. All of the old favorites—fresh donuts, juicy raspberries, delicious apples, cuddly animals—are on tap, as well as fresh fun for this fall. To kick things off, our raspberry patch isContinue Reading