Free Hay Rides: Adults $12; Kids from 3 - 12 and Under $7; Kids 2 and under are free.
Come see our Amazing petting zoo/farm
The farm is over 150 years old, one of Florida's first farms & we have bought it back to life, With over 200 animals from ring tail lemurs, miniature horses, and sassy the worlds biggest pig, live alligators and even come feed our baby cows play with bunnies and with baby goats. Don't forget Monty our giant tortoise and so much more!!!!!! you wont believe.
Real cowboys wrangling cows
Learn so much about all these great animals on our 30 acre family farm a real Florida experience.
For sale fresh eggs from the farm fresh Tilapia from our fish farm homemade honey from our beehives
Best Fishing Ponds in the Cocoa Beach Area!
Fish our fresh water ponds
which are still stocked with a variety of fish. Discover a new catch in each pond. Bring your pole or use one of ours and find all different types of fish from Large Mouth Bass, Alligator Gar, Talapia and Tarpon!
And the best part?
You get access to all of our fishing ponds with your admission to our exotic petting zoo and farm!
Horses make a landscape look beautiful. -Alice Walker
Tours are available Monday through Saturday, from 9am-6pm. No reservation needed. Ages 10 and up.
Regardless of your experience level
our trail ride provides you with a small taste of what it was like to be a Florida Cowboy, and while you won't be herding cattle, you will be able to explore trails like nothing else outside of Florida. As you, your horse, your group, and your guide trot through the trail you'll pass pepper trees, pine, and saw palmettos. You'll weave your way through dry and wet lands, and have the opportunity to spot turtles, iguanas, osprey, squirrels, and even deer. Whether you've been riding for years or are just looking to try something new and exciting, this tour won't let you down. Our trail guides our experienced with beginners and seasoned riders and will make sure that everyone is safe and has a good time. For younger children or those just wanting a taste of what it feels like to be on a horse before committing to the trail ride, we offer a $5 horseback ride in which a guide will lead you up and back down a path. Kids absolutely love it and you'll have plenty of opportunities to take some great pictures of your little cowboy or cowgirl!
Rev up For
Heart Pounding Fun!
Our 150cc ATVs are perfect for everyone, beginners or those that grew up on 4 wheels. These machines are quick but handle well and will leave you with a lasting grin hours after you've finished.
Swamp Buggy Truck Rides
At Florida's Adventures in Paradise.
Join us for an exhilarating thrill ride through the woods, mud, and dirt!
Our truck is a one of a kind CUSTOM BUILT terra earth machine with 10 passenger seating capabilities, full bodied roll cages and exoskeletons.
This truck sits at over 13 feet tall with 72" tires!!
You and your group will experience an exciting lap around the property that will have your heart racing and leave you wanting to come back for more!
Adventures In Paradise provides a safe off road style adventure for ages 3 and up.
Climb in and hold on, this is one tour you don't want miss!
The Adventure Express
Your Jungle Train. All Aboard!
The Adventure Express!
The Adventure Express is the best way to take in all the sights our property has to offer. You'll enjoy a beautiful view of some of our fishing ponds as well as get a sneak peak of our petting zoo. This tour will not only impress train enthusiast but tractor admirers too as the "engine" is a 1942 Ford tractor.
Go Take a Hike! Enjoy One of the Most Secluded Attractions We Have to Offer.
What Will You Discover?
As part of the general admission price to our exotic petting zoo and farm you will be able to enjoy a mile long hiking trail. The trail is distanced from the other activities our park offers so that you will have no trouble listening to the peaceful ripple of the creek and the gentle call of the cardinal. You may encounter turtles, deer, raccoons, or even the great blue heron. You'll weave through pines, muscadine vines, hibiscus, and, of course, orange blossoms. Our Florida pine forest, is perhaps the best hidden hiking trail on the Space Coast.
Petting Zoo Wildlife Refuge
Enjoy a day of family fun; fish our ponds, hike our trails, and interact with our animals! You'll absolutely love it here, it's A Real American Adventure.
When was the last time you were able to hand feed a zebra or pet a camel?
Florida's Adventures In Paradise offers the largest interactive petting zoo around. From ring tailed lemurs to miniature horses, goats and cows, muntjac deer, iguanas, horses and pigs. You'll be able to pet, feed, even hold a wide range of animals. We are always bustling with newborns, some of which are adoptable (ask for more information on this in our tour center), and even have a functioning alligator farm, an homage to the farm's origin. You'll be able to enjoy a tour of our different exhibits by one of our friendly and knowledgeable farm hands which all starts with a good, old fashioned hay ride! You'll likely leave here with your hands dirty, but your hearts will be full!
Admission For Adults$12.00
Admission For Kids (3-12 years (2 And Under Free))$7.00
We are expanding Florida's Adventures In Paradise!
Our long awaited ATV tours are now open! We are currently looking to do a putt-putt golf course, and our zipline course will be coming in 2018! If you are searching for a cozy and affordable lodging solution during your stay in Florida's Space Coast, Florida's Adventures In Paradise has got you covered. Coming soon you will able to rent a cabin (with a/c, plumbing, a kitchen, television, and with room to sleep 6 people) right here on the farm! These secluded rentals will surpass your expectations and will be set at a price that won't hurt your wallet. Additionally, bringing packed lunches to the park will no longer be necessary (though, you'll still be more than welcome to do so) as the Swamp Gator Cafe will soon be opening to offer our guests delicious treats and meals! The biggest project we have undertaken in years, Barn Stall Winery & Wedding Barn, is on pace to open by the end of October! For information on these developments and many, many more, be sure to follow us on Facebook!
Exotic Petting Zoo and Farm
No. Simply walk in. Business hours are Monday through Friday from 9am-6pm. We do close for holidays and in the event of inclement weather.
Is there anywhere to get lunch?
Beginning June 3rd, 2017, Tom's Delectable Dogs & Catering will have a hot dog cart setup every Saturday (though his hours might vary from our own), and we offer some snacks and drinks inside our gift shop. We also have a picnic area overlooking a beautiful sunflower field that you and your family and friends are welcome to use. Outside food and drink is welcome. The Swamp Gator Cafe will be opening as a permanent fixture in the near future.
Am I able to bring in my own food to feed the animals with?
No. Our animals are on a strictly monitored diet and the food that is provided for them, including purchasable food for customers to feed them with, has been approved by our veterinarians.
Do you accept food donations?
We do. We are an animal rescue and sanctuary and every bit helps, we will have to get the food approved by our zookeepers before feeding, but most is usable in one way or another.
Do you offer field trip and birthday packages?
Yes, both! Contact us by phone or email for availability and pricing info.
Swamp Buggy Truck Rides
No. Bookings are done on a first come, first serve basis.
Who can ride?
The tour is for ages 3 and up, and is not recommended for anyone with back problems, motion sickness, or heart conditions.
When do the tours run?
Trips can vary based on foot traffic, weather conditions, and vehicle maintenance. It is strongly recommended that you call beforehand to check on that day's availability.
Will we get dirty?
There is a possibility. Conditions can vary based on recent weather patterns, but you can get muddy, dirty, and wet.
How long is the tour?
The Mud Monster Swamp Buggy Tour is designed as a thrill ride in a similar fashion to a roller coaster. You will go fast through turns and over bumps. Your stomach will drop and your heartbeat will rise. The ride consists of one lap around the property and due to the nature of the ride the times can vary.
No, we take customers out on a first come first serve basis. You are, however, more than welcome to phone ahead for the day's availability but keep in mind that it can always change.
16 and up.
No, our ATVs are 150cc and can only accommodate a single rider.
Do you need experience?
Not at all. Our ATVs are automatics and thus are great for beginners, but are quick enough to keep even the most advanced rider white knuckled.
Will you get dirty?
It's likely. Wear clothes that you're fine getting muddy.
How many riders can go at one time?
Horse Trail Rides
No, we take customers out on a first come, first serve basis. You are, however, more than welcome to phone ahead for that day's availability.
10 years and up. No exceptions.
The maximum weight our horses can carry on this particular trail is 300lbs.
Closed toed-shoes are required, and jeans or pants are strongly recommended.
What if I don't know how to ride?
No problem. This trail is perfect for beginners and seasoned riders alike.
How many riders can go on one trip?
We can take up to 5 riders (1 rider per horse) in a single trip.
How long is the trail ride?
45 minutes to an hour, including mounting and safety instructions.
What is the difference between a horse trail ride and a horseback ride?
The trail rides are a guided tour with each guest on their own horse and is for ages 10 and up whereas the horseback ride is a walk up and down a path in which the horse is lead by one of our farm hands. Great for kids and beginners!
As long as the child is able to sit up and hold on by themselves they can take part.
Can I ride with my child?
This is typically not allowed, however, you are more than welcome to walk the path with us.
Refund & Cash Only Policy
We are a cash only operation
We do, however, have an ATM on site. We have a no refund policy, though we do offer rain checks, credits, and exchanges.
Terms and Conditions
Operations and activities on our property fall under Florida's Agritourism Laws and Florida Equine Laws.
Warning: Under Florida law, an equine activity sponsor or equine professional
Under Florida law, an equine activity sponsor or equine professional is not liable for an injury to, or the death of, a participant in equine activities resulting from the inherent risks of equine activities.Under Florida law, an equine activity sponsor or equine professional is not liable for an injury to, or the death of, a participant in equine activities resulting from the inherent risks of equine activities.
Warning: Under Florida law, an agritourism operator
Under Florida law, an agritourism operator is not liable for injury or death of, or damage or loss to, a participant in an agritourism activity conducted at this agritourism location if such injury, death, damage, or loss results from the inherent risks of the agritourism activity. Inherent risks of agritourism activities include, among others, risks of injury inherent to land, equipment, and animals, as well as the potential for you to act in a negligent manner that may contribute to your injury, death, damage, or loss. You are assuming the risk of participating in this agritourism activity.Under Florida law, an agritourism operator is not liable for injury or death of, or damage or loss to, a participant in an agritourism activity conducted at this agritourism location if such injury, death, damage, or loss results from the inherent risks of the agritourism activity. Inherent risks of agritourism activities include, among others, risks of injury inherent to land, equipment, and animals, as well as the potential for you to act in a negligent manner that may contribute to your injury, death, damage, or loss. You are assuming the risk of participating in this agritourism activity.
We have a few tours coming in the very near future!
Keep visiting our website or follow us on Facebook to keep up to date.
If you are searching for the nature tours
(swim with dolphins, kayaking, etc.), they are now being ran by the company Dolphin Paradise Tours. Please visit them at dolphinparadisetours.com for bookings and further information.
Simply Put, Your Dream Wedding Venue
With over 3,000 square feet for toasting, dancing and dining, Barn Stall Winery and Wedding Barn offers a facility that stands out from others in Brevard County. The barn offers a powerful view of Florida pines that glow red with the setting sun, and overlooks an elegant field with tranquil ponds to the left and horse pastures to the right. The centerpiece to your outdoor wedding is the gorgeous gazebo with white string lights running along the aisle back to the barn, it's a location that your photographer will thank you for the opportunity to capture. Barn Stall Winery and Wedding Barn is here to make your special day the perfect day. From the rehearsal dinner to the wedding vows, we would be honored to be a part of your journey.
Contact us today to schedule a personalized tour of our beautiful wedding barn!
Barn Venue and Ceremony Center
Allows usage of both the reception barn and the outdoor ceremony field from 9am-10pm.
We offer seven varieties of Muscadine wines guaranteed to please even the most particular palate.
With this upgrade there is no worry where your guests will park. Your wedding will have a parking section in our first lot reserved just for your guests and an attendant on hand to keep the spaces organized.
This package upgrade will allow you to have a personal assistant. They can do everything from transport guests to and from the parking lot via hay wagon, to emptying trashcans as they begin to fill.
Bride Enters On Horseback
You can arrange to have the bride brought to the aisle via horseback.
Bride Enters On Horse Drawn Carriage
If you are looking to capture a more storybook entrance, this is the option for you. The bride will be delivered to the aisle on a horse drawn carriage. This package also allows for the bride and groom to be exit from the wedding barn and be transported to the parking lot via the carriage, decorated with a "just married" sign on the back.
No need to worry about assigning someone the task of cleaning up after the wedding reception is over. With this package, we'll take care of the mess!
Package allows usage of the venue for 5 hours on a date prior to your wedding.
Barn Stall Winery & Wedding Barn offers seven unique blends of Muscadine wines for your enjoyment. From our heavenly flavored blush to an enchanting dessert wine, we have a flavor that is perfect for anyone's palate. Our winery offers a unique experience in that you can pick the grapes of the very wines that you are drinking. Enjoy a spacious interior, 3,000 square feet with delicate lighting and a gorgeous chandelier, charming decorations, and music at a comfortable volume, or take advantage of our patio, overlooking two fire pits, a horse pasture, and offers a powerful view of the setting sun behind Florida pines.
About Our Wedding Venue
Barn Stall Winery and Wedding Barn, located in Merritt Island, Florida, offers a unique take on the outdoor barn wedding. Located on 36 acres of horse pastures, fresh water ponds, and towering pines, we have the perfect venue for hosting both your ceremony and reception. Built by hand in the summer of 2017, Barn Stall Winery and Wedding Barn offers a splendid ½ acre field, complete with a gazebo and chairs, for your ceremony and a 3,000-square foot barn, with a 12-foot-wide open breezeway, a 12'x48' upper loft, and a breathtaking 8'x10' chandelier guaranteed to draw the eye. Barn Stall Winery and Wedding Barn offers beer and wine packages featuring muscadine wines from grapes grown right here on our very own farm, nightly cabin rentals, and can even have the bride brought to the aisle in a horse drawn carriage.
About Our Winery
Barn Stall Winery & Wedding Barn offers a truly unique experience in Brevard County. With seven Muscadine Wines for you to try, you can pick the very grapes that are used in creating the wine that you are drinking. We offer a beautiful backdrop to keep you relaxed with pastures, ponds, trails, and an uninterrupted scenic view of natural Florida. Go for a horseback ride, enjoy our exotic petting zoo, or explore the property and hike our trails, we have something for everyone.
disclaimer:pricing and availability subject to change.
We are Adventures In Paradise! We welcome you to come see our 30 acres Wildlife refuge, exotic petting farm and fish camp. Our petting farm is full of amazing animals such as ring tailed lemurs, a camel and zebra, miniature horses, donkeys, goats, pigs, and so much more! You'll get to tour Alligator Alley, an homage to the property's alligator farm roots, and after that rent a fishing pole and go fishing in one of our many stocked ponds!