Book a Barnyard Party

Party with the animals at the area’s coolest barnyard!

Barnyard Parties – The Homestead Barnyard is closed for renovations. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Please check back for updates!
For any Barnyard Party inquiries please call Haley Lenderman at 443-607-1907 or Pamela Finlay at 443-607-1908.



When we reopen, we will have alpacas, pigs, baby goats, and more!

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 our reopening date thru November 10th.
We will be offering Fall Fest party packages September 21st & 22 thru October and including 28 & 29*

*During this time period the following policies apply:
There will be no exclusivity on jumping pillow.
Fall Festival event wristbands must be purchased for all party guests. Wristbands include parking, activities, rides & attractions and purchases must be made with final party payment – completed and paid in full by the Wednesday (for Saturday bookings) or Thursday (for Sunday bookings) prior to the event.
Homestead Gardens is not responsible for supervising guests. There will be crowds so please plan accordingly.

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.

Additional Information:

  • 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.