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 180 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
Happy 180th Anniversary to the State of Michigan and to Wiard’s Orchards. On January 26, 2017, the highest officials of our wonderful state gathered in the rotunda to celebrate the 180th anniversary of the state. They celebrated political style with lots of smiles and hand shakes.
Fall of 2017 we will be celebrating the 180th anniversary of Wiard’s Orchards. We will be celebrating fun style and you are invited! There will be apples, pumpkins, cider, donuts, family fun and 4 generations of the Wiard family to celebrate with. The sixth and seventh generations of the Wiard family are currently operating the business on Merritt Road in Ypsilanti. The eighth generation can often be found out and around enjoying all the same things that your children and grandchildren enjoy at Wiard’s. Phil Wiard also known as “Pete” comes by and helps us out as needed. For the celebration, maybe we can get him to come by and do some hand-shaking…just to sort of keep up with the politicians!