Tucked neatly into a road just off of Highway 441 in Micanopy is a patch of land that thrives in the fall. During October and November there is music, farm animals, and festival food.
Coon Hollo Farm has been a family-operated farm since 1941. Every year, it is open to the public, offering food, pony rides, archery, games, hayrides, and more.
The farm’s final weekend for the season is Nov. 3 to Nov. 5. Visitors are welcome from 4 p.m. to dusk this Friday, 10 a.m. to dusk on Saturday, and noon to dusk on Sunday.
Children jump from hay bale to hay bale on a peaceful afternoon at the farm. (Nicole Needles/WUFT News)
A sign at the entrance of Coon Hollo Farm proudly states that the farm has been family-owned and operated for 75 years. (Nicole Needles/WUFT News)
A little girl enjoys her ice cream as her parents take pictures of her with the treat. (Nicole Needles/WUFT News)
Bridget Barett takes a try at the lasso game on a day out with her friends. (Nicole Needles/WUFT News)
Tractor rides are constantly running around the picturesque setting. (Nicole Needles/WUFT News)
Anthony Gentry (left) enjoys a family day and slides down the slide with his older sister Camila Mendoza. (Nicole Needles/WUFT News)
Children enjoy ice cream on the back of a truck in the late afternoon sunlight. (Nicole Needles/WUFT News)
A child reaches out to pet one of the pigs involved in the hog races every day at the farm. (Nicole Needles/WUFT News)
A boy climbs on one of the many hay bales at Coon Hollo Farm. (Nicole Needles/WUFT News)