Four Points Bulletin

Travels north, east, south, and west of our Oceanside home base.

Mellano Farm Stand is a 300 acre organic flower farm along the San Luis Rey River located in a rural agricultural area of Oceanside, where Oceanside meets Bonsall. The small farm stand sells some vegetables and semi-local eggs along with tickets for the tractor ride and corn maze. The corn maze is super small, the perfect size for a young preschooler. There are stations along the corn route with stamps, six stamps upon your exit earns a dumdum. The creaky tractor ride takes you around the property, revealing views not seen from the established public area. There are a few farm animals (chickens, pigs and goats) behind a few layers of fencing, giving you a peak but not an up close experience.

Although I was underwhelmed, A1 does want to return. We won’t be rushing back, but we have been wanting to get out here for a while, so we can now check this place off our list of things to do in Oceanside.

3 thoughts on “Mellano Farm Stand, Oceanside

  1. Denise says:

    What great photos, capturing A1’s glee. She looked very WHELMED! What fun. It’s nice to have fun close by. A “one & done” is still a “done”! Thanks for sharing.

  2. tagpipspearl says:

    Beautiful selection of pumpkins!

    1. They have quite the variety! I took a lot of pictures of pumpkins this year, but we didn’t carve one! Whoops. There is too much going on, I guess. Maybe next year.

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