Don’t miss the chance to see more than 50 acres of breathtaking Giant Tecolote Ranunculus flowers bloom and transform the landscape into a solid expanse of dazzling color. The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch is the only working ranunculus farm in the world that allows kids to play and adults to linger among a sea of extraordinary blooms. This sanctuary of natural beauty offers a host of family-friendly activities and events including an open-air wagon ride through the fields via an antique tractor, a walk through the fragrant sweet pea maze, a Bluegrass Day, and Red Hat Ladies’ Day and Style Show.
Take yourself out of the ordinary and spend a few hours in one of nature’s wonders. This 50 acres of extraordinary color is in bloom on a hillside overlooking the Pacific Ocean and offers a special nursery, garden, and gift shop by Armstrong Garden Centers in addition to festivals throughout the season.
The flowers are in bloom for approximately six to eight weeks each year – from early March through early May. This annual burst of color is one of nature’s ways of announcing the arrival of Spring.
Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch is located at 5704 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad. Admission is $12.00 for Adults, $11.00 for Seniors 60+, $6.00 for Children 3-10, Children 2 and under are free. Season passes are also available: $25.00 for Adults, $20.00 for Seniors 60+, $14.00 for Children 3-10. Wagon rides are $5.00 for Adults, $3.00 for Children 3-10.
For the protection of the flowers and for the health and safety of your pet, pets are not permitted. It is an alcohol and tobacco free environment. Smoking and alcoholic beverages are not permitted onsite. Parking is free. The ranch does not provide wheelchairs and strollers.