Orchard Activities & Events

MN Apple Orchards

Pleasant Valley Orchard Season Highlights

2020 Fall Apple Orchard Season

The orchard is open Thursday, Friday’s and Saturdays in November, except for Thanksgiving weekend and the first weekend in December.  HOURS: 10 am to 5 pm.

This page includes important information about planning your trip to the orchard this fall. We’re excited to let you know we’ve added onto our Appleshed and that will give us more space as you shop.

We’re pleased to offer most of what you enjoy about your trip to Pleasant Valley Orchard. We’ve never had a lot of bells and whistles here, and this year we may have less.

Our goal this fall is to provide you with a fun fall experience, amazing apples and bakery, while keeping you, your family, our staff and our family safe.

  • We have extra hand-washing stations available outside
  • Masks are required in the Appleshed and on hayrides.
  • Please have a designated shopper to minimize large groups in the Appleshed.
  • Our Express Window is open on those busy fall weekends.
  • Please practice social distancing with others outside of your party
  • Please do not come to the orchard if you or anyone else in your party is not feeling well
  • Please closely supervise children
  • Follow directions and signs while at the orchard
  • Please do not pick apples outside of designated picking times (Saturdays and Sundays)
  • Do not feed our animals, apples or anything else.
  • Please practice patience


For all the tastes and colors of fall, there is no better place than an apple orchard! And Pleasant Valley Orchard offers that and more! Fresh, tree-ripened apples to delight your taste buds, hand-dipped caramel apples full of gooey goodness and beautiful pumpkins are a fall-lovers delight! We offer a low-key family atmosphere, with just the right elements.

You will find your favorite Minnesota Grown apples, Pleasant Valley Apple Pie, caramel apples, apple turnovers, apple brats, fresh apple cider, a HUGE assortment of pumpkins, gourmet foods, fall, farmhouse and Christmas decor and gift items.

We invite you to enjoy our scenic location during regular business hours.

November at the Orchard. We’ve extended our season this year! Last day of the regular season is November 1st. We will be open the first three weekends in November, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays  the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving. We’ll have a good supply of apples, discounts on apple seconds, bakery, gourmet foods and fun Christmas decor and gifts. Its the perfect time to stock up on apples and pies for the Thanksgiving Holidays. November Hours: 10 am to 5:00 pm.

Christmas Sale – December 3, 4 & 5. Celebrate Christmas all around! Unique, one-of-a kind items, sales on gourmet foods and of course our yummy pies and caramel apples! Great hostess gifts and last chance to stock up on your favorite apples and treats! Hours 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

No reservations are required for our activities, but if you have a large group or would like to plan a group event, please let us know.  We do not do weddings.

Picnic Area Guidelines

We love it that our customers enjoy the beautiful view from behind our barns, we do too! However, to ensure that our picnic area is available to all of our customers, we ask groups to limit their use of picnic tables to 30 minutes on weekends.

If you wish to hold a family event or get-together with friends please contact us ahead of time, email info@pleasantvalleyorchard.com.
Thank you.