Apple Country Orchards and Farm was established in 1981 featuring pick-your-own apples, and is located 4 miles East of Idalou, Tx on Hwy 62. The Orchard features over 6000 apple and peach trees producing over 29 varieties of apples and 18 varieties of peaches on 25 acres. The Apple Orchard grows many other crops listed under our CSA heading (Community Supported Agriculture), sell produce and fruits at several area Certified Farmer’s Markets and also in our market at the Orchard. Our Certified Farmer’s Markets are open June through September and feature locally grown produce as well as produce from across Texas. Apple Country Orchards is open all year.
The orchard has many educational tours with hayrides, lady bug releasses and honey and bee demonstrations. The Orchard serves a buffet lunch daily at our country cafe and our bakery is open daily also. Browse through the gift store with unique gifts for your friends. Try their signature item, our German Apple cake and our delightful line of jams, jellies, butters, preserves and our “all fruit” jams which have no sugar. The apple butter is a customers’ favorite! Other products include our dried apples, raw honey, apple pies and turnovers, and apple cider. We also sell assorted fruit trees from our market. And we ship year ’round !!! Give us a call 806-892-2961.
The Orchard features multiple Festivals and fun events for the entire family during the year: our Apple Blossom Celebration in April, Apple Butter Festival in September, our Fuji Fest in October, our Pumpkins Fest October 8, Christmas Celebration in the Orchard in December. Our NEW CORN MAIZE will be open September – October. All our festivals benefit Meals on Wheels and other charities the Orchard supports.
They also have a wedding gazebo and waterfall/fountain patio area is a favorite for a romantic outdoor wedding. In the evening romantic lighting enhances any occasion. They also cater parties, receptions and dances at the Orchard.