Your New Favorite Autumn Activity

Fall in love with our weekend crafting events

Fun for Everyone

Visit Enchanted Acres

Who says that learning can't be fun? Not the team at Enchanted Acres. Our quaint farm in Sheffield, IA, is the perfect place to learn about agriculture first-hand. You and your family, friends or community group can visit us to feed goats, pick pumpkins and create beautiful seasonal crafts.

Make Mom “Happy” in May

My mom says she really doesn’t need anything… or does she? While taking a walk recently, I was thinking about what I could give my mom this Mother’s Day. Then thought occurred to me, “Don’t just spend money. Spend time...

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Celebrate Earth Day in Fun Ways!

When a polluted river caught fire about 50 years ago, Americans were called to into action and vowed to take better care of our natural resources. We have been celebrating Earth Day annually on April 22 since 1970.  Why should YOU celebrate?...

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Food Brings Everyone to the Table

Who’s up for an Ice Cream Road Trip? I took one this week in celebration of spring.  During the first official week of spring, our nation recognizes the contributions of America's farmers, ranchers and agribusinesses. This...

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Each Day is Getting Warmer and Lighter… Hurray!

Although the temperatures were bitterly cold during the Polar Vortex, it also was beautiful. My friend Kristi Johnson captured these sundogs on January 28 in rural North Iowa. Who else breathed a sigh of relief when we turned the calendar from...

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“Community” is Our 2021 Word of the Year

Rather than set New Year’s Resolutions, each year I pick a word on which to focus. A couple of years ago I focused on “experience.” I am passionate about creating hands-on experiences, so families can create wonderful memories when...

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Bringing communities closer

Looking for your next autumn adventure? Enchanted Acres is the place to go! You can plan something special or join one of our scheduled events. Our friendly staff is always available to help you make plans. We're an ideal spot for:

  • Bridal showers
  • Baby showers
  • Birthday parties
  • Anniversary celebrations
  • Girl Scout troop badge work
  • Boy Scout troop badge work
  • Youth group outings
  • Senior citizens outings
  • 4-H club meetings
  • Gardening club meetings
  • Mothers club meetings
  • Scrapbooking retreats
  • Quilting retreats

Get registered today to create a unique pumpkin to take home this weekend!
Bows & Buttons is our featured craft of the weekend, with offerings both Saturday & Sunday at 3 PM!