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Wiard's Cider Mill and Apple Orchard was founded in Michigan by George Wiard in 1837. Visitors can enjoy u-pick apples, u-pick pumpkin patch, drink delicious cider, roam through a corn maze, climb on a hayride, or reserve a field trip, Wiard’s is the orchard for you. Wiard's is one of the most popular things to do in the Ann Arbor area – we are located in Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County, Michigan outside Metro Detroit.

Wiard’s Country Fair agri-entertainment park is fun for all: orchards, cider mill, u-pick apples, corn maze, u-pick pumpkin patch, apple cannon, giant inflatables, pony rides, Old West hayrides, petting farm, miniature golf, Straw Mountain, Haunted Barn, multiple children’s play areas, hot food and much more.

Visit our Country Store and Bakery featuring Michigan cider mill, donuts, fresh baked pies, jams, jellies, honey and apple salsas.

Wiard’s “Night Terrors,” the premier Haunted thrill park in Michigan, featuring 6 attractions for one low admission: the Haunted Barn, The Asylum, Splattertown, The Mindshaft, Hayrides of the Lost, and Alien Caged Clowns.

Wiard’s host corporate picnics, field trips, birthday parties, and family reunions.

Seven generations of the Wiard family have served Metro Detroit for over 181 years. Today the apple orchard and cider
mill near Ann Arbor covers nearly 100 acres, with many diversified operations. These include the Cider Mill, Country Store,
u-pick apples and u-pick pumpkin patch, Country Fair, Corn Maze, Field trips, corporate picnics, school trips, birthday parties, evening hayrides and Night Terrors. The greatest value and maximum scare in haunted house entertainment is in the month of October. Call (734) 390-9211 for additional details.

News & Updates

Lately I’ve Been Thinking


Hello Friends!

Enjoy the next few weeks of summer!  It is hard to believe that the apple season is right around the corner!  Well, if you worked here at Wiard’s Orchards in Ypsilanti, MI, you would not have a hard time believing it….because we are busy with a capital B.  The entire Wiard’s staff is preparing for the fall season, the opening of Wiard’s Country Fair and you, our guests.  Leon is prepping the pumpkin carts, Mike is working on the hayride trail, Erica is painting everything she sees, Travis is waterproofing the world, Richard and Caleb are multitasking as fast as they can, our office staff is busy booking birthday parties and field trips.  Busyness prevails this month at Wiard’s, for sure.

September 8 is opening day for the 2018 Wiard’s Country Fair and together we will be sure that there are apples for you to pick, the wagons ready for those wagon rides through Valley View Western Town, yummy donuts and amazing cider are ready for guests to purchase and take home, and all the fun that you have grown to expect from Wiard’s is ready to be had.  We are SO looking forward to serving you, our community, for the 181st year!

So, bye until September – time to quit writing and get back to the busyness!

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5565 Merritt Rd,
Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197