First responders, military and their families get free admission to Harward Farm benefit event
Pumpkins, corn pits, hay rides, and other activities are available at Jaker's Jack-O-Lanterns in Springville. People enjoy the pumpkin patch, available through October, on Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016 in Springville. DOMINIC VALENTE, Daily Herald
Second-grade students learn about eggs, goats and pigs in a hands-on lesson at Harward Farms on Wednesday, March 30, 2016, in Springville. Students from around Utah County congregated to Harward Farms to learn about food, animals, nutrition and where our food comes from. DOMINIC VALENTE, Daily Herald
In honor of those serving as police officers, firefighters, first responders and military members, Harward Farms is hosting a benefit event Tuesday.
The Cuffs and Hoses event is set for Jaker’s Jack-O-Lanterns near 950 W. 400 South in Springville, according to a press release.
All active duty or veteran military, public safety employees and first responders and their families will receive free admission from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. with proof of service or occupation.
Community members are also invited to the event for $4 per person. All proceedings from the day’s pumpkin sales will be donated to Honoring Heroes Foundation, a nonprofit founded by the Utah Highway Patrol.
Special activities from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. include a chance to explore fire engines and police cruisers from local fire and police agencies.
The annual event will also feature a corn maze, hayride, petting zoo, corn pit, slides and a giant pumpkin patch.
Jaker’s Jack-O-Lanterns is open through Oct. 31 from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. except on Halloween when the park closes at 3 p.m.