Field Trips

Your school will have fun and enjoy the day safely at Beggs Family Farm


Good people are hard to find, unless you're at our farm - we're everywhere!


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Beggs Family Farm - Sikeston, MO

Beggs Family Farm is part of Beggs Melon Company, Inc., a real working farm that has been in business since 1895. We are proud of our farming roots and want to share the farming experience. Beggs Family Farm offers opportunities to observe a working farm at our school field trips and our seasonal festivals.

Seasonal Festivals

Bring your group or whole family out for one our Fall Harvest Festival. See a working farm, get lost in the The MAZE© a themed cornfield maze , relax on a wagon ride, interact with the farm animals, pick your own pumpkin right from the patch, eat delicious home-made fudge, and stock up on all your seasonal supplies.

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Pricing is $16.95/person plus tax for ages 24 months (this means if they are 2 they pay) and up. Special online pricing $13.49 per person pre-purchase tickets.  Pumpkins are a separate charge of 35 cents per pound plus tax. Cash, credit card or checks accepted. ATM on site.


All days are weather permitting! October 2- 31, 2021

Fridays 9 am - 4 pm
(during the week wagon rides are limited and on a set schedule due to attendance and some activities are not offered, ex. Boo Barn and Cow Train)

Saturday check calendar hours vary 10 am - 6 pm.
(some activites stop prior to dusk and we are a REAL farm with very few lights) 

Sunday 10 am - 6 pm


What is there to do at Beggs Family Farm?

Our family farm offers over 30 activities and a themed 10 acre corn maze.  Check out some pictures of our activities.

When is Beggs Family Farm open?

Our farm hours and dates can be found on our calendar.  

Is there an admission to get into Beggs Family Farm?

Pricing  is $16.95 plus tax at the gate but online tickets can be purchased for $13.49 plus tax, per person age 24 months and up.  Children who have NOT YET had their 2nd birthday are free.  

What is included with  admission to Beggs Family Farm?

All activities are included with your paid admission except activities which are optional.  These activities and approximate cost are listed below:   The Hellvator $2/person (a five minute escape room)  minimum of 2 people and maximum of 8 per experienc, paintball arcade $1-$8, animal feed 25 cents, lazer arcade $1/game, gemstone sluicing $6-$20, camel or pony rides from an outside vendor $5(not available on all dates),  pumpkins 35 cents/pound, any food or purchase from concessions and gift shop. New for 2021 Apple Blasters $5-$20.

What if I don't plan on doing any activities, do I still have to pay admission:

Beggs Family Farm is an admission based farm.  We have activities for all ages and activity levels.  We promise that you will have a great time, and that there is plenty to do while making memories.

Where is Beggs Family Farm located?

We are located 10 minutes north of Sikeston, MO.    Get directions

Can my family bring our dog or pet to Beggs Family Farm?

Sorry, no dogs during our Harvest Festival.

Do you offer discounts?

We offer pre sale tickets online and flash sales.  We offer discounts for active duty and retired military personnel and their immediate family with ID.  We also offer discounts for seniors, youth groups and a scout day.

Are there group rates?

We offer group rates, corporate rates and days, as well as discounts for churches, youth groups, scouts, sorority/fraternity and colleges.  Pre-registration is required if you require private activities such as wagon rides, bonfire and or food.

Do you have pumpkins?

Yes!  We are a pumpkin farm.  We have pumpkins of all shapes, sizes, varieties and colors .  We also offer a variety of gourds and squash .

Do you offer parties at Beggs Family Farm?

We can host your event.  We offer group packages, as well as reserved tables for family reunions, church groups, and gatherings.  We can also custom design a group package to meet your needs, some of which include food and beverages.  Contact for details, and check out our group reservation.  

Are there restrooms?

Yes, we offer restrooms (not port-a-potties) in three areas of our farm.  All restrooms have running water, changing tables, and are handicap accessible.

Is there any food or drink for sale at the farm?

We offer several locations on the farm to purchase food and drinks.  The farm serves cheeseburgers, barbecue, hot dogs, chicken, fries, pizza, funnel cakes, fudge and more.  View our food page for a list and approximate cost.

Can outside food or drink be brought into the farm?

We do not allow outside food or drinks to be brought into the farm.  The only exclusions to this rule is for school field trips, group packages with a bonfire and persons with dietary restrictions.   We do not allow outside alcohol to be brought on the farm.  

Once in the farm, can we return to our car and still be admitted back in?

Yes, we use a colored wristband system for admission.  Once in the farm you may leave and return as many times as needed on the day of your visit as long as you are wearing your wristband.

What type of payment does Beggs Family Farm accept?

We take cash, checks(with ID), Mastercard, Visa, debit card, and have an ATM on site.


Last admission sold one hour prior to closing., but this will not give you sufficient time to do all activities.  We suggest 3-4 hours to enjoy all the farm has to offer.

No pets allowed.

No outside food allowed.

5 Minutes Before It Drops!

How fast can you escape the Hellvator?

This is a 5 minute escape room in an elevator that slowly drops as you attempt to break the code to escape before it drops! Do you have what it takes? Reservations are required so make yours today!

Calendar Of Events

October 2

10 am - 6 pm

$16.95 plus tax at the gate buy online for $13.49 per person

Event:   Farmer Don's birthday.  Persons' with a April birthday get in free.  Must show proof via driver's license or birth certificate for child under 16.
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October 3

10 am - 6 pm

$16.95 plus tax at the gate buy online for $13.49 per person

Event:  Farmer Don's birthday.  Persons' with a April birthday get in free.  Must show proof via driver's license or birth certificate for child under 16.
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October 8

9 am - 4 pm

$14.95 plus tax at the gate buy online for $13.49 per person

Closed attractions: cow train, boo barn.  Limited wagon rides (see schedule at admissions) 
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