It’s that time of year again, so be sure to check out this list of some of the best pumpkin patches in the United States. Head to any of them for a great time, loads of pumpkins for carving and lots more. Of course, if you can’t make it to one of these, there are other epic pumpkin patches in the United States that are just as much fun. Your kids will love picking out the perfect jack-o-lantern pumpkin and you’ll love the chance to enjoy the cooler fall air and spend some quality time with your family.
1 Plumper Pumpkins, Portland, Oregon
This is one of the best pumpkin patches in the United States because it’s fun and offers stunning views of the surrounding area. You and your kids can grab your favorite pumpkin from sizes that range from tiny to gigantic. You can also enjoy a tractor ride and pet the animals as this place is a real working dairy farm. Sounds like fun, doesn’t it?
2 Johnson’s Corner Farm, Medford, New Jersey
There’s a lot to be had at this great pumpkin patch. Of course, there’s no shortage of pumpkins, but you can also take a hay ride or make your way through the corn maze. The kids are going to love that as much as you do. And if all that fun isn’t enough, make sure you bring your appetite for all the treats. That includes pumpkin ice cream and caramel apples. You can’t go wrong here!
3 Cool Patch Pumpkins, Dixon, California
If you find yourself at this pumpkin patch, you’ll be hard pressed to ever find a better one. Not only is it home to the World’s Largest Corn Maze, but after all that time winding your way through the stalks, you can hike out into the fields and pick your very own pumpkin or other gourd. At the end of pumpkin season, head back for some good old fashioned pumpkin crushing.
4 Pumpkin Hollow, Piggott, Arkansas
If you want some good family fun, this is the place for you. The farm that hosts this annual pumpkin patch is family-owned so you know it’s great for kids and adults alike. There is a grown-up corn maze as well as one for the kids. There are also pony rides, a chance to feed the animals, tiny tractors for riding, inflatables and hay rides. Older kids and adults can enjoy the Horror in the Hollow attraction.
5 The Great Pumpkin Farm, Clarence, New York
If you’re into pumpkin catapulting, this is the patch for you. In addition to all the expected features, like picking a pumpkin and a haunted house, the teens from surrounding high schools participate in a pumpkin catapult competition. It’s fun to watch, that’s for sure!
6 Peanuts Pumpkin Patch Express, Bryson City, North Carolina
It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown! You will not be able to get enough of this Peanuts-themed pumpkin patch. Your kids can listen to the famous story, go trick or treating and take home their very own pumpkin. They also get to meet Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the entire gang.
7 Anderson Farms, Erie, Colorado
Erie isn’t a huge town, but their pumpkin patch is unbeatable. In fact, it’s the largest pumpkin patch in all of Colorado. Every weekend the farm hosts a pumpkin carving competition and you can take home a pumpkin to carve at home any day of the week. All the brave ones can also check out the Terror in the Corn attraction.
What’s your favorite pumpkin patch? Tell us all about it so we can try and visit it one day. Have you ever been to any of the patches on this list?