2018 Calendar

February 2019

February 8th – Valentine’s Sweetheart Show 

Bring your Sweetheart out for an evening of good old fashioned cooking followed by a special Valentine’s performance by Gaylon Pope & SweetWater. Doors open at 6:00 & dinner starts at 6:30. The cost is $35.00 per adult. Pre-Registration required. Now booking!

April 2019

Mid-Late April: Strawberry Picking! Strawberry season in eastern NC usually runs from mid-late April through the month of May depending on weather and conditions. Check back for specific opening dates for the season!

April 20th- Annual Easter On The Farm! Come out for Easter on the Farm! Easter Egg Hunts begin at 10:00 am. Includes hayride, egg hunt, goody bags, and a hot dog lunch. Event is held rain or shine and pre-registration is required. Registration will begin early February. Cost is $10.00 per person (child or adult)

July 2019

 July 6th- God and Country Patriotic Show

If you love our country as much as we do, then this show is for you! Gaylon Pope & Sweetwater will once again host our stage for a tribute to God and this great country! Bring your family and friends for a memorable evening with great classics and our all you can eat country buffet style menu which will be served prior to the show. Tickets are $35.00 per person. Doors open at 6:00 with dinner starting at 6:30. Reservations are required. Booking now!



August 2019

August 1st: Christmas Booking Begins! Booking for all Christmas events will begin at 9:00. This includes the Ho Ho Christmas Show, Supper With Santa, and Sunday-Wednesday night restaurant and hayride reservations. The Ho Ho Christmas Show and Supper With Santa can be booked online this year via our website! Call 910-324-3422 ext. 34 or 35 for restaurant reservations.

September 2019

September 14th- Fall Gospel Variety Show

The weather is cooling down and Mike’s Farm offers a perfect way to bring in the Fall weather with the Fall Variety Dinner Show presented by Gaylon Pope & Sweetwater. Fall back in love with your sweetheart and the smooth sounds of gospel music mixed with a variety of other hits. Plan on enjoying our buffet style, down home cooking while you are serenaded by the sweet sounds of the band. Tickets are $35.00 per person. Doors open at 6:00 with dinner starting at 6:30. Reservations are required. Booking now!

September 28th- Antique Tractor Show & NCPB Grand Opening!

We are excited to announce the Grand Opening of our North Carolina Products Barn! A specialty store where everything is made right here in the Tarheel State. From clothing and pottery to coffee and specialty foods there is sure to be something for everyone. For the grand opening we will have a vendor showcase with lots of local vendors with samples of their products.

Everyone is welcome to bring antique tractors and equipment to show with no entrance fee for the tractor show. There will be prizes, tractor games, concessions, entertainment, and a parade around the farm to end the show.

The first pumpkin patch hayrides of the season will also begin at 10:00!

Event will run from 10:00-until with the restaurant opening early at 2:00.


Fall Pumpkin Patch Hayrides

Running Tuesdays-Saturdays during the month of October. Tuesday & Wednesday hayrides run from 1:00-5:00, Thursday-Friday from 1:00-dark, and Saturday from 10:00-dark. Cost is $2.00 for ages 3 and older. Pumpkins are $0.69 per pounds with a $3 minimum.


Fall Educational School Tours

Wednesdays-Fridays during the month of October beginning at 9:00 am. Tour includes guided hayride, pumpkin picking, gardening & apple cider demonstration, and magic show. Cost is $10 per student. Reservations are required.


Haunted Hayride & Carnival

Hosted by Back Swamp & Fountaintown Fire Department. Check back for 2019 dates!




Thanksgiving Day, November 22: Festival of Lights Hayride Begins! Our Festival of Lights Hayride begins and will run nightly, weather permitting, until December 23rd. Tickets go on sale at 5:00 with the first hayride going out at 6:00. Tickets will be sold until 9:00. The restaurant will be closed but the Gift Shop and Bakery will be open from 3:00-9:00. Come help us kick off the Holiday Season!

Friday, November 23: The Friday after Thanksgiving our Christmas Tree lot will open at 10:00. We offer a selection of pre-cut Fraser Firs brought in from the mountains of North Carolina!


We offer a variety of Christmas events including, the Ho Ho Christmas Dinner Show, Supper with Santa, and restaurant and hayride packages. Go to our Christmas Events tab for a full list of events and pricing!  Booking for all Christmas events begins August 1st.


Planning a special event such as a birthday party, anniversary, or wedding? We can help! We offer multiple venue locations from casual to formal and can accomodate small and large parties. Contact us TODAY to book your event!