Dakin's Rules for a
Safe Visit

  • NO Outside Food or Drinks Please
  • Children MUST be supervised by an accompanying adult
  • Please stay within designated public areas
  • No Alcoholic Beverages
  • No Pets
  • Shoes & Shirt Required - Closed toe shoes recommended
  • PLEASE, NO Climbing - Our trees are so inviting to climb, BUT unfortunately liability issues prohibit climbing
  • *Dakin Dairy Farms is a real working dairy with tractors and heavy equipment moving within the farming area. Check Website frequently for Events & Schedule changes

Farm Tours

  • General Public Tours

    Admission: $15 - Children under 2 yrs old FREE with an adult.
    What's Included:
    • Learn "Where Milk Comes From"
    • Watch Milk travel from cow to bottle
    • Take a Hayride deeper into the farm concluded with a pig race, bottle feeding a calf, butter making, and a cow train ride.
    • See More Information on our Farm Tours & Attractions Page
    Hours:

    Wednesday - Friday: 12:00 PM only.

    Saturday: 10:00 AM, 12:00 PM & 3:00 PM
    -These are General Public Tours, no reservations are necessary.

    Groups over 10 should call our Tour Director, (941) 322-2802 Ext. 308, to coordinate your Group Toup

  • Scheduled School Tours

    Admission: $10 - 1 Teacher per class FREE
    What's Included:
    • Learn "Where Milk Comes From"
    • Watch Milk travel from cow to bottle
    • Take a Hayride deeper into the farm concluded with a pig race, bottle feeding a calf, and butter making.
    • See More Information on our School Field Trips Page
    Hours:

    Monday - Friday: 10:00 AM - OR - call to schedule your desired time and date

    Saturday: Call to schedule your desired time

    "The Cow Book"
    A Written & Ready Curriculum

    *Dakin Dairy Farms offers a written and ready workbook called "The Cow Book" satisfying 32 of the Florida State S.T.E.M. requirements for social studies, science and math.

Visit Dakin Dairy Farms

  • Farm Market

    Admission: FREE
    What's Included:
    • Fresh Dakin Products
    • Cafe Featuring "Extreme Grilled Cheese Experience"
    • Gifts & Especially Selected Pickled Products
    • Innovative Products Pertaining to Body & Soul
    Open:

    Monday - Friday: ALL YEAR!

    Saturday's: OCTOBER - 1st Saturday in JUNE
    (Closed Sunday)

    Hours: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 5 Acre Courtyard/Play Area

    Admission: $6
    - included with Farm Tour, Hayride, Picnic or Maze Purchase
    What's Included:
    • 5 Acre Farm Fun Play area
    • Cow Train Rides (included on Farm Tour Days only)
    • Camp Fires
    • Sand Mountain
    • Dig for Fossils
    • Season Passes Available: $25 each 
    • See More Information on our Farm Tours & Attractions Page
    Open:

    Monday - Friday: ALL YEAR!

    Saturday's: OCTOBER - 1st Saturday in JUNE
    (Closed Sunday)

    Hours: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Hayride Only

    Admission: $9 - Included with Farm Tour Purchase
    What's Included:
    • Hayride Through Dakin Dairy Farm
    • Calf Feeding
    • Butter Making Experience
    • Cow Train Ride
    • 5 Acre Farm Fun Play area
    • Mooternity: If your timing is just right you might see a calf being born!
    • See More Information on our Farm Tours & Attractions Page
    Open:

    Wednesday - Saturday during season

    Hours: Wednesday - Friday: 1:00 PM
    Saturday: 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM

Birthday Parties

  • "All The Way" Birthday Party

    $15 - included with Farm Tour, Hayride, Picnic or Maze Purchase
    What's Included:
    • Learn "Where Milk Comes From"
    • Watch Milk travel from cow to bottle
    • Take a Hayride Deeper into the Farm Concluded with a Pig Race, Bottle Feeding a Calf, Butter Making, and a Cow Train Ride.
    • Cow Train Ride
    • 5 Acre "Farm Fun" Courtyard
    • Reserved Picnic Tables
    • See More Information on our
      Farm Tours & Attractions Page

    Party Platters Available for Purchase

  • "Deluxe" Birthday Party

    • $10.00 per guest, BIRTHDAY PERSON FREE
    • Hayride
    • Cow Train (see Train Schedule in Courtyard)
    • 5 Acre "Farm Fun" Courtyard
    • Reserved Picnic Tables
    • Party Platters Available for Purchase
  • "Just want to Play" Birthday Party

    • 5 Acre "Farm Fun" Courtyard Included with $6 per Person Picnic Purchase
    • NO Reserved Picnic Tables Bring Pinic Blankets OR
    • $25 per Reserved Picnic Table (seats 10-12)
    • All paid attractions may be purchased “ala-carte”

Seasonal Events

  • 6 Acre Corn Maze Adventure

    Admission: $9 - Add to Farm Tour or Hayride Only Ticket : $5
    Day & Night - 3 Ways to Play:
    • Seek & Find Games Winding thru 6 Acres of 7 ft. Tall Corn
    • Every group of 4 gets FREE keepsake Flashlight!!
    • 5 Acre Courtyard/Farm Fun Play area
    • See More Information on our 6 Acre Corn Maze page
    Open:

    TO BE DETERMINED DUE TO HORRENDOUS RAIN FALL THIS SUMMER

    Hours:

    TO BE DETERMINED DUE TO HORRENDOUS RAIN FALL THIS SUMMER

  • Resurection Easter Egg Hunt

    Revisit the events during Passover that led to the crucifixion and resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ by seeking and finding twelve hidden eggs that depict each recorded event. Each family will receive a sheet describing each event with a missing word that is discovered at each egg location. Once completed a FREE small soft serve ice cream may be redeemed at our Cafe.

    • Find ALL 12 eggs
    • Write what you found in each egg
    • Receive a FREE small ice cream
    • Plus all listed year round attractions
    • This is an addition to our 5 acre Courtyard/Play/Picnic area for the month of April. Come have a hot picnic under the oak hammock and have fun with the egg hunt. Why not add a strider balance bike for your child to use while hunting?

    Open: Begins the Saturday March 7 & Remains Open Monday thru Saturday until April 11
    Hours: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM