South Texas Maize opens this weekend in Hondo, TX

If you’re like us, you’ve probably been waiting all year to (re)visit and explore these eight acres of corny fun.

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Check out the eight-acre “maize” during the day + night.

Photo by @destinycfuentes

Fall is in full swing at Graff 7A Ranch. We’ve got all the deets to help you have the most a-maize-ing experience this year.

It’s corn 🌽
We can’t imagine a more beautiful thing. Think: a new maze layout with thousands of feet of passages to explore. This year, the ranch’s maze design celebrates D’Hanis High School baseball and softball teams on their recent state championship wins.

What’s new?
Graff 7A Ranch is adding some new attractions to its lineup this year. Here are a few that have been listed online.

  • Gaga Ball Pit — Not like the “ra rah-ah-ah-ah” kind. Gaga Ball is a fast-paced, high-energy sport played in an octagonal pit.
  • Tether Ball — Channel your inner Napoleon Dynamite with this popular schoolyard game.
  • Zippity DooDah — Thrill seekers can look forward to new ziplines on the ranch grounds.
  • Zinnia Field — Pick + take pictures in a field of colorful flowers.

New U-pick activities, food, and campfire rentals are subject to additional fees. Check out what’s included with admission.


Have a gourd ol’ time at Hondo, TX this fall.

Photo by @theboylsonfam

Coming up 🔜
Before jumping in the car with all your friends + family, here are a few things to keep in mind.

  • The ranch’s pumpkin patch opens on Sat., Oct. 1, lasting through the end of the month.
  • Upcoming special events and promotions like Heroes Weekends, Dia de Los Muertos, and the Antique Tractor Pull are listed online.
  • The Dance Barn’s live music lineup has been announced with plenty of local musicians on the roster.

Graff 7A Ranch is going cashless this year. Make sure to buy your tickets ahead of time to ensure availability before making the ~40-minute drive.

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