Camp Fontanelle's annual Search For Treats is a sweet event Sunday October 21st and October 28th from 2 pm to 4 pm where maze goers can also gather some sweet treats to sustain them as they solve the short maze. With nice weather over 1,000 people will enjoy this day. 40 churches or other organizations are invited to bring candy and set up shop in designated spots in the maze. Representatives will also often be in costume or seen sitting on a comfy chair.
Other activities enjoyed this day include: puppet shows, zip lines, laser tag, jumping pillow, bounce house, hay rides, concessions, campfires, petting barn, lawn games, lawnmower train, cow roping, trikes for tykes, hiking, modern restroom facility, and free will donation pumpkins where you can pick your own out of our 3 acre patch or donate for a prepicked pumpkin. Come join in the fun!
On Sunday October 21 Marines will be at Camp Fontanelle to receive Toys For Tots from 2 pm to 4 pm. For each new toy valued $5 or more you will receive one free admission to the corn maze. Cash or check preferred. The pumpkin patch and corn maze is open the 3rd Sunday in September through 1st Sunday in November. Maze and activities are open to the public on weekends during maze season. Groups can make reservations outside of regular hours.
Sunday, October 28, a representative from the Simon Says: Live a Better Life Foundation will be on hand collecting toys for the monthly birthday parties they hold at the Open Door Mission for the child residents. They will also accept cash and checks to help with this mission activity.