Wiard’s Orchards & Country Fair


5565 Merritt Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Michigan / Washtenaw

Wiard’s Cider Mill and Apple Orchard was founded in Michigan by George Wiard in 1837. We are the oldest continually owned, and operated family-business in Michigan. Today, there are 3 generations of the Wiard family actively working in the operation with the 8th, and 9th generation in tow; eating apples, visiting with staff and enjoying the farm. Currently the apple orchard and cider mill cover nearly 100 acres with many diversified operations, including the Cider Mill, Country Store, u-pick apples and pumpkins, Country Fair, corn maze, field trips, company picnics, school trips, birthday parties, evening hayrides, Night Terrors and much more!

Our Country Store is a blast from the past!
Featuring a family museum spanning over 180 years of history!

We've also got Fresh pressed cider, homemade donuts from scratch that you can get hot off the line, Grandma Wiard's old-fashioned pies, Hand dipped caramel apples, Fresh made apple dumplings, Homemade apple fritters, tons of old-fashioned candy, and toys, lots of fall themed decor, and nick nacks. You're bound to find something for everyone when you're spending your day with us!

Our Country Fair includes over 30 attractions all for one admission price!
Animal petting farm, Fire engine rides, Tractor drawn wagon rides, Karaoke, The Mindshaft Haunted Attraction, Miniature golf course, Paintball Arena, Apple Cannon, Corn-maze, inflatables for kids to play on, Food vendor on site, and so much more!

Night Terrors is Michigan's Premier Haunted Thrill Park!
We offer 5 different themed Haunted Attractions spanning almost 100 acres.
The Wiard Asylum, The Ultimate Haunted Barn, The Spine Tingling Mindshaft, Alien Caged Clowns, and The Hayride Of The Lost!

We also offer line entertainment, karaoke, community bon fires, and our store is open all night long, so you can get fresh baked goodies all night long!


  • Doughnuts
  • Pies
  • Apples
  • Cider