Exploration Acres

6042 Newcastle Road, Lafayette, IN 47905
At Exploration Acres, there is so much to do. Once you arrive you can warm-up with a quick run through our straw bale maze, then visit our 18-acre corn maze with over 8 miles of twists and turns (the largest corn maze in northwest Indiana!). You can test your skill at a pedal car race, fire a three-ear corn cannon salute, just dive into a mound of hay and more! Open Weekends, mid August to the end of October Closed weekdays for private reservations and group events. Facility Information: Barn Capacity: 250 with tables and chairs. The 4000 sq. ft. all wood, post and baean barn at Exploration Acres was built in 1928 and is a warm setting for an authentic farm wedding. It is available for weddings and receptions from April through mid August. The barn is not available for private weddings or parties, September through October, when the corn maze and pumpkin patch is open to the public. Each rental includes the use of folding tables and chairs for up to 200 people. NEW modern, climate controlled, restrooms are also included. They are conveniently located near the barn. Hayrides, fire pits, picnic tables, straw bales, oak barrels, the woods and country store may also be rented for an additional charge. During the corn maze season, September - October, the barn may be rented for maze related gatherings with paid admission to the corn maze. See website for pricing, photos, layouts, and more details.