Connecticut is home to some incredible sunflower mazes and festivals that offer a unique and enchanting experience for visitors. These sunflower attractions combine the beauty of sunflowers with the excitement of getting lost in a maze, creating a memorable adventure for all.
In addition to the sunflower mazes and festivals, Connecticut is also known for its picturesque sunflower farms that offer scenic beauty and photo opportunities.
Whether you’re seeking adventure in a sunflower maze or simply want to bask in the beauty of blooming sunflowers, Connecticut’s sunflower festivals and farms offer an unforgettable experience. From getting lost in the twists and turns of a sunflower maze to supporting charitable causes while enjoying the radiant blooms, these events are perfect for nature lovers, photography enthusiasts, and anyone looking to embrace the magic of sunflowers in the charming state of Connecticut.
The Annual Buttonwood Farm Sunflower Festival is happening from July 22nd to July 30th. Immerse yourself in the beauty of over 14 acres of vibrant sunflowers. Buttonwood Farm dedicates their efforts to planting and harvesting approximately 300,000 sunflower blooms each year for your enjoyment. More importantly, this event aims to support the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Connecticut, a non-profit organization dedicated to fulfilling the wishes of children facing life-threatening medical conditions.
Farms like Buttonwood Farm have gained popularity for their vast sunflower fields, which attract visitors from near and far. These farms often host special events or open their fields for public viewing, allowing people to immerse themselves in the breathtaking sights of golden sunflowers stretching as far as the eye can see.
The Annual Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze is opening on July 29th and will run through the end of summer. The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the Sunflower Maze (105 South Street Middlefield, CT) at 9am. After the ribbon cutting ceremony, Clifford The Big Red Dog® will be at the Apple Barrel Farm Market from 10am-4pm for photo opportunities!
This annual event features sprawling fields of sunflowers arranged in a labyrinthine pattern. Visitors can wander through the maze, surrounded by towering sunflowers, and try to find their way out. It’s a delightful activity that appeals to both children and adults, offering a sense of adventure and discovery.
Immerse yourself in the unparalleled experience of The Farm’s Annual Sunflower Festival in Woodbury, Connecticut from August 3rd – 20th, 10 am to 6 pm daily.
Thursday-Sunday 10 am – 7 pm (last ticket entry is 6 pm). The last Entry to the Sunflower Field is 6 pm- the field remains open until 7 pm. Snack Barn and The Farmstand close at 6:45 pm.
The Annual Brown’s Harvest Sunflower Festival will be held the first three weekends in August (August 5th, 12th and 19th during normal hours (10 am to 5 pm). Pick sunflowers, take photos & explore the farm.