Frequently Asked Questions

We sure do. Our new permanent bathrooms have full plumbing and are deeply sanitized throughout each day.

Completely complimentary on weekdays. Fees apply on weekends and during special events. See our attractions page for details.

We are located at 333 Gladwin Road in Abbotsford, BC. For specific directions, please go to the Contact Us section.

When you reserve our Party Area. you sure can! Otherwise, concession foods must be purchased to dine in our regular picnic area.

Yes, please see the Party Area page for rates. No appointments are needed. Drop in anytime.

Yes! We have the classic carnival favourites like hotdogs and ice cream along with our very own freshly-roasted corn, baked potatoes, cold-pressed Apple Cider, and Apple Cider Slushies.

Please visit our Rates section. Please visit our attractions page for parking fee details.

Yes, you can bring your pets to certain parts of the farm only! Pets are allowed in the sunflower patch, pumpkin patch, corn maze, and on the hay ride. You can also bring pets to the picnic area at Taves Estate Cidery!

Service dogs are always allowed on the farm. Owners, must bring government certification. Dogs must be kept on leash at all times and must be cleaned up after.

Sorry, smoking isn’t allowed anywhere on the grounds.

Cash, Visa, Mastercard, and Interac (Debit).

We do, but due to Covid-19 restrictions our offering is modified for 2020.   See all the details here!

Be prepared to get dirty and have fun. We recommend boots and layers of clothing.

Please see this page. Note: We are open ALL Statutory Holidays and Pro-D Days including all of Thanksgiving Weekend.

Since it changes so often, please visit our U-Pick section for updated information on varieties and pricing.

In September, we offer it at the Applebarn, but our Jonagold orchard (open in October) is across the street at 270 Gladwin Road, Abbotsford, BC. But, please check out U-pick page for frequent updates!

For Country Store Items, a receipt must be provided and a full refund will be issued. However, please don’t open the items first or we can’t refund you.

Lots and lots. Please read about our apple varieties in the U Pick Section.

It’s a corn maze with a mystery component — so fun!

Children must weight 85 lbs or less.

On weekends beginning on September 5th, from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. Weather permitting. We make a call in the morning whether to cancel pony rides or not.

Please allow approximately 30-45 minutes for the maze.

Although we are not certified organic, we have chosen a sustainable method of agriculture called the Integrated Pest Management (IPM) approach, which uses the least harmful methods available to control continual attacks on our crops. At Taves Family Farms, we adhere to British Columbia and Canada’s requirements when applying agricultural chemicals and take great precautions to protect the land, our customers, staff and family. Watch this Video.

Yes, they are all non-gmo, which means that our fruits and vegetables are grown from non-genetically modified seeds.

The glass bottles are pasteurized, but the plastic containers are UV Treated. UV Treatment is an excellent alternative to heat pasteurization. It’s tree-to-bottle, cold-pressed goodness. Yum!

The .909 L and 1.89 L sizes are available at our Country Store, and at select retail locations across the Lower Mainland. See our Cider Page for details and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for updates!

Yes, we do! However, it is closed this season due to Covid-19.

Yes, we do! You are welcome to bring your own a well as they go quickly!

They run every single day. On the weekend, it’s full-time but on weekdays it’s between 10;30 am and 4:30 pm.

Please complete the form on our Donations page.

To find out wholesale prices, contact us at [email protected]