‘Jungle’ theme introduced for this 12 months’s top notch Godfrey Corn Maze
Village works to tackle dip in attendance
posted 6:10 pm CDT, Wednesday, July 4, 2018
This year’s excellent Godfrey Corn Maze can have a jungle theme. The theme, “Welcome to the Jungle: We celebrate & video games,” turned into unveiled at Wednesday’s July 4 get together in Glazebrook Park.
This yr’s first-rate Godfrey Corn Maze may have a daftar poker jungle theme. The theme, “Welcome to the Jungle: We have a good time & video games,” turned into unveiled at Wednesday’s July 4 occasion in Glazebrook Park.
‘Jungle’ theme introduced for this yr’s super Godfrey Corn Maze
GODFREY — It’s a jungle available… within the cornfield.
The theme for this yr’s top notch Godfrey Corn Maze can be, “Welcome to the Jungle: We have a good time & games.”
The maze theme and design was unveiled Wednesday on the family fun Fest at Glazebrook Park. The design has already been cut into the corn. It comprises a monkey, rhinoceros, elephant and bird, along with a pair of cube.
The theme is in accordance with the 2017 movie “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.”
“I suppose our design is going to knock it out of the park this year,” stated Parks and exercise Director Todd Strubhart.
He observed attendance finally yr’s maze become down “a bit bit,” in most cases because the closure of Stamper Lane between the park and Godfrey street led to a long detour.
“When that changed into closed down that created a little little bit of confusion,” he talked about. “With Stamper Lane being broad commence we’d like to consider the crowds will come back up to what it became in the past.”
Strubhart additionally said the village is making an attempt to “expand our horizon” with marketing for the maze.
“for those who can get them in to the village you get extra tax dollars coming in,” he pointed out. “occasionally when you have a household come through they find that Godfrey is a nice place, and that they think about relocating.”
other points of interest consist of the cow educate, hay wagon and jumping pillow for an further $2 per person; and the corn crib and slide, that are free.
The can charge is $6 for adults 12 and up, $four for toddlers 6-11 and youngsters under five are free. Tickets may be offered unless one-half hour before closing.
there’s also a discounted combo, which contains unlimited maze entrance that day, and one ticket every for the cow coach, hay wagon and jumping pillow. The charge is $11 for adults and $9 for little ones 6-11.
The maze is begin 6-10 p.m. Fridays, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturdays and 1 p.m. to nightfall Sundays, Aug. 31 via Oct. 28. Flashlights are required for after-darkish hours.
The park is determined at 1401 Stamper Lane, Godfrey.
For more information, visit the Village of Godfrey web page at .godfreyil, or facebook at Village of Godfrey Parks and endeavor department.
attain reporter Scott Cousins at 618-208-6447.