The Kraay Family Farm celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Discovery of Insulin

2021 Maze Design

“We’re celebrating the discovery of insulin!” 2021 marks the 100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin, one of the most significant medical discoveries of the 20th century, by researchers Dr. Frederick Banting and Charles Best at the University of Toronto. “This year the corn maze features an insulin bottle with the years 1921-2021 written within a Canadian maple leaf. It … Read More

How to keep your Pumpkins happy from now until Halloween!

It’s PUMPKIN season! This is our favourite time of year here on the farm for many reasons but pumpkins in all their pumpkin-ness is certainly close to the top! Why do you pick them so early? In this part of Alberta we need to plant our pumpkins as early as we can in order to get a long enough growing … Read More

2020 Corn Maze Design

2020 Corn Maze

Celebrating #AlbertaCares Bringing fun and happiness to people has always been our reason for being. In 2020 we’re highlighting and celebrating the kindness we see in Albertans during these unprecedented times. The many acts of gratitude and kindness being shared with the #AlbertaCares hashtag across social media are inspiring and hope providing. This year, we’re making space to share some … Read More

Kraay Family Farm Celebrates 20 Years Of Farmtastic Fun In Central Alberta

Kraay Family Farm is proud to celebrate 20 years of growing memories – your memories and ours! The Kraay Family Farm is excited to announce that in honour of a milestone two decades of operation, the 2019 corn maze design honours and celebrates 20 years of family-friendly farm fun. The maze covers 15 acres of land and incorporates the Kraay … Read More

In the News: Kraay Family Farm Highlighted in Canadian Living

Head out to your local book store or news stand and pick up Canadian Living‘s October 2018 issue because our maze just became a little more famous! Canadian Living picked our corn maze to represent Alberta in their 13 Tips, Tricks and Ideas We Love this Month article, featured alongside other awesome mazes across Canada. So if fashion, beauty tips, and … Read More

Celebrating 45 Years of Canadian Rodeo

Kraay Family Farm is proud to commemorate the 45th anniversary of the Canadian Finals Rodeo with a celebratory maze In honour of the Canadian Finals Rodeo (CFR) inaugural appearance in Red Deer, the Kraay Family Farm is excited to announce that the 2018 corn maze design is CFR inspired. The maze covers over 15 acres and incorporates the Canadian Finals … Read More

10 Ways to Celebrate Fall in Central Alberta

Thanksgiving Weekend at Kraay Family Farm

10 Ways to Celebrate Fall in Central Alberta It’s definitely, officially Fall in Central Alberta—the morning air is as crisp as the corn stalks, the geese are honking their way South, and we’re wondering how best we can enjoy these last weeks of the season. As Anne of Green Gables says, “I’m so glad I live in a world where … Read More

Yes, you can still have campfires here at the farm.

Because our guests use our firepits for warming and cooking we will still be allowing fires in our firepits here: Here is the Fireban Notice from Lacombe County: Effective Immediately: Lacombe County has issued a Fire Ban for the County. No new fire permits will be issued, and existing permits are hereby cancelled. No burning barrels are permitted under this … Read More