Party with the animals at the area’s coolest barnyard!
We have alpacas, pigs, baby goats, and more!
Barnyard Parties – The Homestead Barnyard is available to rent for your next birthday party or celebration.
To make your party a total blast, the Homestead Barnyard has a 30′ x 50′ tented pavilion and our popular Jumping Pillow for your guests’ enjoyment. Choose from two different party packages. Bring your own party, or let us take care of the details from decorations to refreshment!
The Barnyard is available for parties from March 30th thru November 10th.
*During this time period the following policies apply:
Party Times Available:
Barnyard party rentals are for 2 hours. Maximum capacity of 120 guests. A $50 deposit is required at the time of booking. Final payment is due no later than 3 days prior to the event. In order for us to prepare for your party, please book at least 7 days prior to your event. Cancellation policy listed at the bottom of the page. Sorry, no alcohol is permitted on the property. Bathrooms are available in the Homestead Gardens store.
We will be offering Fall Fest party packages September 21st & 22 thru October 28 & 29
Fall Fest Birthday Party Packages!
Host your birthday party or event at Maryland’s biggest Fall Festival! Give you guests the ultimate Fall Fest experience complete with a jumping pillow, hay rides, corn maze, & more!
Party goers will have exclusive access to the Homestead Barnyard Party Pavilion, where they can enjoy the shade, food and cake before heading out to the fun! Party guests will have full access to the festival. Additionally, for you and your guests’ convenience, take advantage of reserved parking away from the crowds. Read below for all Fall Fest party policies prior to booking your event.
- Your facility fee grants you exclusive access to the barnyard tent. There is no exclusivity to general barnyard area or jumping pillow.
- $300 base facility fee is due at time of booking and will serve as your party deposit.
- The final headcount and remainder of your payment will be due no later than the Thursday prior to your event. Final cost will be calculated per person depending on the package you choose and covers the wristband and food/cake/decor for all-inclusive parties.
- There is a minimum of 15 guests (excluding the birthday child) for parties booked during Fall Fest.
- On the day of the party you will receive a Fall Fest wristband for each guest included in your final headcount. You will have the option of picking these up in advance as well.
- All party guests will be required to purchase a Fall Fest wristband. As such, it is crucial to have an accurate headcount. Additional guests not included in the original headcount will be required to purchase a wristband to gain entry to the facility.
Online booking available!
Reserve your party date and time with a $50 deposit. A Homestead Gardens representative will call you to discuss party details including guest count, package selection, add-ons and more to make your party a memorable one! Bookings must be done at least 7 days in advance.
To customize your child’s party AND for information on holding meetings, evening parties, graduations, anniversaries or other events and celebrations.
Please contact our Event Specialist Pam Finlay at 240-447-2378.
Please note: The barnyard may not be available on holidays or weekends during special events. Please call 410-798-5000 to inquire if a particular date is not available.
Package 1: Facility Only
Includes: parking, tented pavilion 30’x 50’; picnic & food tables;
Package 2: Barnyard Bash
Includes everything in package 1 PLUS: attendant on site to
Add-Ons: Food & Cake
NOTE: Pizzas are available with one topping.
- Full refund if you cancel 30 days or more prior to event
- 50% refund if you cancel 14-29 days prior to event
- No refund if you cancel less than 14 days prior to event
- Weather – rain or shine except in the event of thunderstorms, high winds and hurricane then a full refund