Fall adventure in Starlight, Indiana

North America

Instead of sitting at home this fall, why not take advantage of the multitude of things to do in Starlight, Indiana. Just a short drive from Louisville, Kentucky, Starlight offers an amazing country atmosphere as well as a perfect excuse to get out of the house for your very own fall adventure. The Starlight Visitors Association is offering a special offer for those that are ready to escape the summer heat. The “Passport to Starlight” gives people the opportunity to experience all the things that the countryside has to offer, with or without the kids.

The adult “Passport to Starlight” includes admission to The Forest Discovery Center, a meal and a ticket for a ‘Barnyard Activity’ at Joe Huber’s Family Farm and Restaurant, and a wine tasting, tour, and souvenir glass at Huber’s Orchard and Winery.

The children’s passport includes admission to The Forest Discovery Center, a meal and a ticket for a ‘Barnyard Activity’ at Joe Huber’s Family Farm and Restaurant, and admission to the Children’s Farm Park plus a specialty ice cream cone and specially-designed Starlight souvenir at Huber’s Orchard and Winery.


The Forest Discovery Center in Starlight features an indoor forest a 1,000 square foot mural created from small wood inlays, discover the role that the forest plays in our daily lives and celebrate this ever renewable resource. The Forest Discovery Center hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Forest Discovery Center is closed on Sundays and holidays. For more information or to plan a field trip or conference event, visit The Forest Discovery website at www.forestcenter.com.

Joe Huber’s Family Farm and Restaurant is a landmark in the Starlight area. Now in its 7th generation of operation, the Huber Farm and Restaurant is sure to satisfy the cravings of any individual. With a menu filled with home cooked selections like country fried chicken, honey ham and Huber’s famous fried biscuits and apple butter, visitors are sure to leave with a full stomach.

Before sitting down to enjoy your meal, make sure to visit the farmer’s market or take a wagon ride through the fields to pick your own fresh vegetables. Before ending your Huber’s Farm and Restaurant experience, don’t forget to check out what’s on the calendar for Barnyard Fun. The experience is sure to leave visitors feeling as if they have had a fun filled fall adventure in a wholesome family atmosphere. Joe Huber’s Family Farm and Restaurant hours of operation, menu, and Barnyard calendar of events can be found on their website www.joehubers.com.

Huber’s Orchard and Winery in Starlight is always the perfect choice when planning a fall adventure outdoors or in. With an orchard full of fresh fruits, there’s never a dull moment in orchard land. Through mid-September, visitors can have the opportunity to select from more than 50 acres of fresh peaches, along with nectarines and white peaches. Don’t forget apple picking time! Fall is the perfect season for picking fresh apples right from the tree. If picking isn’t your idea of fun, don’t worry the Huber’s Orchard and Winery marketplace has a wide selection of fresh produce to select from, as well as fresh baked goods and candy too!

The fun doesn’t stop there! Huber’s Orchard and Winery also offers a delicious lunch menu at the Starlight CafĂ©, as well as fun with the kids at the Children’s Farm Park which offers the new ‘Mountain Slide’ and over 300 animals for your family to enjoy.

For more information, hours of operation, or help in planning your trip to Huber’s Orchard and Winery, visit their website at www.huberwinery.com.

By purchasing your “Passport to Starlight” you automatically gain access to all of these great fall adventures for one ticket price. It’s the perfect way to get a taste of the country for an entire family, or all alone. Whichever you choose, there’s no way to be disappointed by the breathtaking scenery, the great food, and the endless list of things to do on this fantastic fall adventure!
The “Passport to Starlight” is available for $25 for adults and $18 for children. To purchase your own “Passport to Starlight” or for more information call 1-888-41-VISIT.