Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Open Day / Weekend & Seasonal Days & Hours = 2015 Maize Maze - "Go Hog Wild In the Maze!"

Maize Maze OPENING Day and Weekend!
    The theme is “GO HOG WILD IN THE MAZE” and will promote and tell the story of the hog and it’s importance to agriculture since farming was started by our ancestors in the 1800”s.

Date:

Friday, July 31, 2015
Saturday, August 1
Sunday, August 2

Time:

1 - 5 PM

Location:    
Maize Maze - Across from the Gilbertson Nature Center located at 22580 A Ave., Elgin, Iowa 52141.

Go out of Elgin, Iowa on County Road B64 or Agate Road like you are going to Gunder, Iowa, turn left onto A Ave. and the Maize Maze will be on your left as you go around the corner.  Follow the road until you find the maize maze parking area entrance or park in the Gilbertson Nature Center parking lot which is on the right side of the road across from the maize maze.

Fun Event happening on the opening weekend only!
    Free ice cream, donated by Clayton County dairy promotion board will be available Saturday, August 1st and Sunday, August 2.

Maize Maze Open for the Season Information:
 
Date open for August:
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Time:
1 - 5 PM

Additional Dates and Times Open for the season:
First Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of September and on
Monday, September 7, Labor Day
1 - 5 PM

Starting September 12 & 13 the maze will be open on Saturday and Sunday till Halloween.
1 - 5 PM

Haunted Halloween Maize Maze TBA.

The Maize Maze can always be open by Appointment.  Just call 563-419-1133.

Cost:
Free for children age 4 and under:
Age 5 to 11- $5.
Age 12 and over cost is $7.

Groups any time, day or night BY APPOINTMENT.
CALL 563-419-1133.
NOTICE EMAIL CHANGE- swenson.lagracia@gmail.com

The maze was designed by mazemaster Laverne Swenson
Maze address is 22580 A.Ave.Elgin, Iowa.

At the Gilbertson center is also a fishing pond, 5 miles of hiking and horse riding trails, a nature center and farm tool museum, a camp ground and Turkey river access.

Web site : www.iowamaizemaze.org

Additional Informational Contacts:
Gilbertson Nature Center  563-426-5740  gncfccb@alpinecom.net