Jackson's Orchard & Nursery

At a Glance

We are currently Closed for the Season | Opening April 2023

Welcome. The Jackson family has offered good food and great memories to our visitors for over 50 years now. Come See Us! mid-April to mid-November. In-season fruits | vegetables | spring plants | & more!

Concessions | Closed for the Season

Our Concession Stand is currently closed. It opens around July 4th with lots of those apple & peach lovin’ goodies that have folks coming back again and again.

Apple & Peach Varieties List

When Can I Get My Favorite Variety?

Now, we can’t control the weather but here are the approximate dates for this season.

Click here to download pdf: 2022 JO Varieties List


Are you open during the week? What are your hours? What does it cost to get it? May I bring my pet? Here are answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.

Playground | Closed

The Jackson’s Orchard playground is closed for the season. In-season it is open during our regular business hours to ages 4-21 at a cost of $3 for the entire day. No charge for ages 3 & under (as well as accompanying adults).

Birthday Parties

We will proudly host your birthday party (weather permitting) anytime we are open – April through October. However special party arrangements need to be made during our busy Pumpkin Festival weekends.

2022 Activities

Peach Tastin’ Days – July 22 & July 23
Pick Your Own Sunflowers – Late Summer
Apple Festival – Labor Day Weekend
Pumpkin Festival – Beginning Sat, Sept 24 & Sun, Sept 25 then every weekend through the end of Oct. Oct 1 & 2, Oct 8 & 9, Oct 15 & 16 and Oct 22 & 23
Closing for the 2022 Season – Sat., Nov 19

Group Outings

Host your next group (church, work, social) outing down on the farm . . . Jackson’s Orchard! In-season, we will work with you to design an event that creates wonderful memories for your group.

School & Group Tours

Our tours are designed to inform and educate all ages. We welcome senior groups, preschool classes, home-school groups and both public and private school children. In-season tours can only be booked by phone 270.781.5303. The school tour calendar fills up quickly so book your school tour today!

Kentucky Proud

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Product List


FREE Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop

Join us for this free annual workshop given by Jackson’s Orchard owner, Bill Jackson | each year on the first Saturday in March given right here at Jackson’s Orchard. Dress for the weather. The 2022 seminar was held on Saturday, March 5 at 9am. Pruning is an important practice needed[…]

March 1966, The Beginning of Jackson’s Orchard

In January of 1966 Bill Jackson, the FMC Agricultural Chemicals salesman, was making a call on Ed Hudgens, the 89 year-old orchard owner; when Hudgens said something along these lines “instead of selling me chemicals why don’t you just buy this farm ’cause I’m way past needing to retire.” That sparked[…]

Opening for the season | April 2023

Jackson’s Orchard will open for the 2023 Season in April 2023. Now you can have orchard quality plants for your home and garden! Proudly in business for over 50 years, we open with a greenhouse full of beautiful annuals, blooming geraniums & accent plants, perennials, ferns, bedding plants, herbs, rose[…]

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Farmer’s Markets

  • Markets are over for this season

    We appreciate all of your support! Weather willing we plan to have peaches at markets in July of 2022.

    Markets Are Over For This Season – 2020

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