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The farm will be open for the 2024 season starting May 1st 
Monday-Friday  10 - 2 
Saturday and Sunday 10 -3
Admission: $10 per person 1 year & up. Pony rides $8  


Michigan's Original Pony Parties & Mobile Petting Farm

We offer parties 364 days a year, Spring, Summer, Fall & Winter!!

Looking for the Best Pony Party & Mobile Petting Farm In Michigan? 

Look no further, You have found us!


Carousel Acres specializes in Mobile Petting Farm/Petting Zoo, Pony Rides/Pony Parties that are wonderful for Birthdays, School and Community Events, Family Reunions, Company Picnics and more. Carousel Acres is available all year for your special events. Have your party here or let us bring the farm to you.

If you are on our schedule you can be sure that we will be at your event. Carousel Acres has been in business since 1993 and over the years we have built a loyal client base due to our reliability and follow through to make your day as special and stress free as possible. Our animals are clean, well cared for, very social as many of them were bottle raised here on the farm. Carousel Acres will not for any reason cancel your pony party, petting farm or any event...guaranteed. We have had the privilege of watching children experience the best party year after year because
our reputation speaks for itself.


We are USDA licensed and insured

The USDA has changed their laws in regards to petting farms, you no longer have to be licensed. However, Carousel Acres will continue to be USDA licensed. The USDA inspects our farm to insure that the animals have food, water, shelter, have veterinary care and are well maintained.** 
Carousel Acres carries $1 million liability insurance policy 
through Lloyds of London.
Petting farms are not required to carry liability insurance that is their choice and you as a consumer to decide the necessity.  
Please see the Michigan Equine Act 


Established in 1993, Carousel Acres has provided some amazing corporations with our services including our pony parties & mobile petting farm, Santa and live Reindeer etc... Some of these corporations include Detroit Red Wings,
 Detroit Lions, Shrine Circus and so many more.

Carousel Acres is family owned and operated from MICHIGAN.  
All of our animals are located on our farm in South Lyon.  
When you book Carousel Acres you get Carousel Acres

Please read the following before visiting the farm.

When visiting the farm, please pull all the way to the back behind the horse pasture to your left and park along the back fence. From there you can walk to the picnic/playground area and an employee will be with you (please note the farm is VERY busy so we may be a few minutes). Please keep in mind, if it has been raining, wear rain boots. Wear sunscreen, bring your camera and have fun!

*Dogs are not allowed*

**Please note we only accept cash or check.**


We offer our full mobile service 364 days a year in 
Michigan and Northern Ohio.

Cost to visit farm during open hours:

$9.00 per person and pony rides are an additional

$7.00 each **Please note Pony Rides are only available on weekends**

Carousel Acres is great for field trips, birthday parties, 
and just plain good fun!

*Prices subject to change*

*While we strive to bring every animal listed to mobile events, circumstances do change as these are animals. Therefore Carousel Acres is not responsible and payment will not be adjusted for lack of certain animals to your event. It will be our judgement call for safety of your guests and the animals*

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