Summer at Tuttles: Sweet Corn, Tomatoes, Festival Days, and more!

things to do in the summer

Summer at Tuttles is full of freshly harvested produce!   We pride ourselves on growing some of Indianapolis areas’ finest produce including Award Winning Indiana Sweet Corn, Tomatoes, and over 25 other types of veggies.  Visit us for one of our special events for lots of family fun!

Summer in Farm Store

Shop the Farm Store

 open all year

Our farm store is like visiting a farmers market that’s open all year.  We offer over 200 products made in Indiana, as well as, items from over a dozen local farms.  In addition our own apples, produce, cider, and goodies are available.

See Local Items We Sell

Eat in our Cafe & Sweet Shop

open all year

Orchard to table treats, lunches, sweets, and more.  We use what we grow and what you can find in our farm store to create a menu that is really farm fresh!  Our sweet shop offers treats and lunch that celebrates our produce and the seasons.

See the Menu
spring greenhouse tours with lunch

Experience our Greenhouses:

May & June

Our greenhouses have a large selection of home grown annual flowers, perennial flowers, vegetable plants, herb plants, and some of the largest hanging baskets you’ll find anywhere.  We can help you choose the right plants to succeed in your location!  Over 90% of plants are grown right here…which makes them some of the healthiest you will find!

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Enjoy Summer Produce:

We are known as the place for great, fresh produce in the summer.  We grow over 150 acres of fresh produce.

Today's Produce in Store
See What We Grow
Growing Practices

JUNE:

  • Indiana Strawberries (early June)
  • Tuttle’s Tomatoes (late June)
  • Tuttle’s Squash (late June)
  • Tuttle’s Green Beans (late June)
  • Tuttle’s Broccoli (early June)
  • Tuttle’s Cauliflower (mid-June)
  • Tuttle’s Cabbage (late June)
  • Sweet Cherries

JULY:

  • Tuttle’s Sweet Corn (mid July-September)
  • Tuttle’s Tomatoes (mid-June-October)
  • Tuttle’s Green Beans (late June-early August)
  • Tuttle’s Summer Squash & Zucchini
  • Tuttle’s Cucumbers & Pickling Cucumbers (late June-August)
  • Southern Peaches (late June-early September)
  • Indiana & Michigan Blueberries (early July-late August)
  • Red Potatoes
  • Tuttle’s Cantaloupe (late July-August)

AUGUST:

  • Tuttle’s Sweet Corn (mid July-September)
  • Tuttle’s Blackberries (mid-August)
  • Tuttle’s Tomatoes (mid-June-October)
  • Tuttle’s Green Beans (late June-early August)
  • Tuttle’s Summer Squash & Zucchini
  • Tuttle’s Cucumbers & Pickling Cucumbers (late June-August)
  • Southern Peaches (late June-early September)
  • Indiana & Michigan Blueberries (early July-late August)
  • Red Potatoes
  • Tuttle’s Cantaloupe (late July-August)
  • Tutttle’s Watermelon (August)

Check out our Tote Program:

Get weekly or monthly box of seasonal produce.

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Order Produce for Summer Canning & Freezing

We offer pre-order bushels of corn, green beans, tomatoes and more for summer canning and freezing needs.

Summer Events

  • June 8: Strawberry Festival Saturday

    Strawberry Saturday:  June 8, 2019
    {10am-5pm}
    IN FARM STORE:
    (FARM STORE IS OPEN 9-6, SAMPLES 10-5)

    Samples lots of strawberry products in the Farm Store including:

    Strawberry Preserves
    Strawberry Butter
    Strawberry Rhubarb Preserves
    Strawberry Poppyseed Dressing

    We will be sampling our take and […]

  • June 29: Produce on Parade

    Produce on Parade Saturday
    June 29
    Get ready for all your Fourth of July festivities with fresh produce and all sorts of yummy treats! It’s a day to celebrate our farmers and all we get to enjoy because of their hard work!

    Produce […]

  • Veggie Farm Encounter for Kids

    This summer we are offering classes for kids to learn about how their food grows and take a guided wagon ride out to the veggie growing areas. This class lasts one hour and is designed for kids ages 4-10yrs. […]

  • Preschool Strawberry Fun Class

    Want a fun outing for a preschool playdate?

    Tuttles is offering an fun learning opportunity for preschool aged kids and their parents around the strawberry theme.

    Experience includes:

    Designed for 2-5 year old children.Fun learning, craft, activity, and snack around strawberry theme.Lasts approximately […]

  • Preschool Butterfly Fun Class {late June}

    This class is an opportunity parents and kids ages 3-7 to enjoy learning about butterflies. It will include: learning about Monarch butterflies, a butterfly activity, and a snack. Class lasts approximately on hour.

    Dates are late June […]

  • July 27: Blueberry Day at Tuttles!

    A day to celebrate Blueberries in Indianapolis!!
    July 27, 2019
    Hours by area:

    Farm Store: 9 am- 6 pm
    Samples:  9am – 3pm
    Cafe: 9 am- 6 pm serving treats, 10 am- 6 pm serving meals.  All items while supplies last. 
    […]

  • Tart Cherry Pickup Days

    For those who pre-ordered tart cherries, they can be pickup up the following days:

    Wednesday, July 17 9am-6pmThursday, July 18 9am-NoonSaturday, July 20th 9am-6pm

    You must have a pre-order to pick up. There will be a limited amount (like 20 buckets) […]

  • Cherry Days @ Tuttles Continue July 15-July 19

    Cherry Days are continuing this week at Tuttles for those who missed out on cherry day Saturday. Here’s the scoop:

    – Cherry Pies (frozen take and bake) are on sale for $12 through Friday or while supplies last.- We still have […]

  • Freestone Peach Ordering/Pickup

    Now is the time to order and pick up your box of South Carolina Freestone Peaches. These are super nice peaches great for eating, baking, canning or freezing. Only $40 a half bushel (approx 24 lb) or $22 […]

  • August 10: Peach Saturday at Tuttles!

    Peach Fest Saturday at Tuttles
    + Peach Ice Cream
    Please check back for updates on activities!
    We’re celebrating peaches on Saturday, August 10 this year!
    Cafe Menu

    Peach Product Sampling in The Farm Store

    Peach Preserves and Butter
    Salsa- Peach, Peach Mango, Peach Habanero
    […]

  • Indianapolis Sunflower Trail

    Sunflower Trail at Tuttles
    {CLOSED FOR SEASON}
    Tuttle’s is very excited to be offering a sunflower trail again this year!

    The sunflower trail is about three acres of sunflowers…with a path for you to find your way through.

    DATES:

    The sunflowers typically bloom for approx […]

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