Time & Location
Oct 18, 2022, 9:45 AM – 3:00 PM
The Oil Ranch, 23501 Macedonia Rd, Hockley, TX 77447, USA
About the Event
Coordinator: Sandy Beatty
Ages: all ages
2yrs old & under: FREE
3 yrs & up: $9
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For comments or questions, please use this forum: https://www.thehomeschoolcouncil.org/forum/the-oil-ranch
Please join us for a fun filled field trip at The Oil Ranch! Some of the activities offered:
- Dairy Barn Exhibit - Milk Daisy the Cow and learn about the process of milk from the ranch to the kitchen table.
- Animal Barn – Experience the ranch’s baby animals in the large animal barn.
- Petting Zoo – See, touch, smell, and hear farm animals up close and personal.
- Beef Exhibit – Take a hay ride to the pasture to hand-feed and pet cattle.
- Experienced ranch hands will explain aspects of the beef industry.
- Hay Barn
- Frontier Village
- Hay Ride
- Train Ride
- and more!
TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.
The following activities have an extra cost:
NOTE: If you'd like to buy tickets for the activities with extra cost, you may pay through CHC or pay at the venue for those. If you're not sure what your kids will want, wait until you get to the venue to buy tickets for those activities.
- Mining: $3 per scoop, or $6 for red bag, and $8 for yellow bag.
- Paint Ball: $5 for 50 balls
- Paddle Boats $10 per ride for 4 people. There must be at least one adult on each Paddle Boat ride.
During October the farm will have their annual Pumpkin Patch. Each child age 12 and under (with paid admission), will get to pick a FREE pumpkin from their Pumpkin Patch to take home with them. This pumpkin doesn’t cost extra, this is rthe farm's gift to the children. Be sure they don't forget to pick out their pumpkin on the way back to the bcar, at the end of the day.
You may bring you lunch or buy it from their General Store. They sell burgers, hot dogs, chips, etc.
Please note: They do not allow outside animals or pets at the Oil Ranch.
Fun at the ranch
Admission:Child: 3 yr old & up
Mining $3 per scoop
Mining $6 for red bag
Mining $8 for yellow bag
Paint Ball ($5 for 50 balls)
Paddle boat $10 for 4 people
$10 per ride for four people)