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.

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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
    (TIMES VARY BY ACTIVITY…PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR INFO.)
    IN FARM STORE:
    (FARM STORE IS OPEN 9-6, SAMPLES 10-5)

    Get your Indiana strawberries to take home.
    Samples lots of strawberry products in the Farm Store including:

    Strawberry Preserves
    Strawberry […]

  • June 29: Cherry Saturday at Tuttles

    Please check back for updates on cafe menu and activities!
    It’s a day to celebrate sweet cherries!  What’s a better way to celebrate 4th of July weekend than with a cherry pie.

    Cherry Product Sampling in the Farm Store

    Sequist Products- Jam, […]

  • 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 13: Blueberry Day at Tuttles!

    A day to celebrate Blueberries in Indianapolis!! (July 13, 2019)
    Please check back for updates on cafe menu and activities!

    What you can expect:

    Stock up on Blueberries. 
    We order some great blueberries from Northern Indiana/Michigan in 5lb boxes.   We offer our customers a […]

  • July 27: Peach Saturday at Tuttles!

    Peach Fest Saturday at Tuttles
    + Peach Ice Cream
    Please check back for updates on cafe menu and activities!
    We’re celebrating peaches on Saturday, July 27 this year!
    Peach Product Sampling in The Farm Store

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

  • Indianapolis Sunflower Trail

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

    The sunflower trail is about one an acre of sunflowers…with a path for you to find your way through.

    DATES:

    The sunflowers typically bloom […]

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