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The Best Pumpkin Patch in Every State, According to Yelp

The Best Pumpkin Patch in Every State, According to Yelp

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During the fall season, folks are looking for their seasonal spooky fix around every corner. And there’s no better way to get in the Halloween spirit than by going to a pumpkin patch. Next time you’re planning a fall day trip, head to the best pumpkin patch in your state based on Yelp rankings and reviews.

Each of these pumpkin patches is open for the 2020 season, though opening dates vary. Some have limited hours as well as new coronavirus safety requirements for guests like face masks and social distancing. South Dakota is not included in this list because it did not have a pumpkin patch on Yelp with a star rating.

Alabama: Griffin Farms (West Blocton)

Alabama: Griffin Farms (West Blocton)

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In the Yellowhammer State, the best pumpkin patch is Griffin Farms in West Blocton, where visitors can find a hayride, animal barn, corn maze and more.

Alaska: Pyrah's Pioneer Peak (Palmer)

Alaska: Pyrah's Pioneer Peak (Palmer)

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Alaska may be one of the coldest places in the world, but during fall, its residents are just as jazzed about pumpkin patches as any other state. According to Yelp, the state’s best pumpkin patch is Pyrah’s Pioneer Peak in Palmer, which is surrounded by majestic mountains.

Arizona: Marana Pumpkin Patch & Farm Festival (Marana)

Arizona: Marana Pumpkin Patch & Farm Festival (Marana)

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Home to one of the most incredible botanical gardens in America, Arizona has a lot to offer during the fall as well. This includes the state’s best pumpkin patch, Marana Pumpkin Patch & Farm Festival in Marana.

Arkansas: Farmland Adventures (Springdale)

Arkansas: Farmland Adventures (Springdale)

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In Springdale, residents can find Farmland Adventures, the state’s best pumpkin patch, according to Yelp. Once you pick out some pumpkins, make the trek over to Whitaker Point — it’s Arkansas’ most beautiful photo spot.

California: Venegas Family Farms (Ontario)

California: Venegas Family Farms (Ontario)

Nicole N./Yelp

There’s more to California than just its beautiful beaches. There’s also Venegas Family Farms in Ontario — it’s the state’s most incredible zero-waste pumpkin patch if you’re looking to be more sustainable with your fall festivities.

Colorado: Rock Creek Farm (Broomfield)

Colorado: Rock Creek Farm (Broomfield)

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Denver may be one of the best American towns to visit during autumn, but Broomfield, Colorado, has the state’s best pumpkin patch, according to Yelp. Rock Creek Farms has plenty of pumpkins as well as corn mazes, farms animals and more. But, be sure to check their website before visiting. As of September 2020, Rock Creek Farm is still deciding whether or not to open due to the coronavirus pandemic. 

Connecticut: Plasko’s Farm (Trumbull)

Connecticut: Plasko’s Farm (Trumbull)

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Not only is Connecticut home to some of the best pizza in the country, but it’s also a great place to visit during autumn. After grabbing a slice, head to Plasko’s Farm in Trumbull for all of your pumpkin picking needs.

Delaware: Parsons Farm Produce (Dagsboro)

Delaware: Parsons Farm Produce (Dagsboro)

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If you’ve been to Delaware during the summer, you’ve likely visited the state’s most iconic old-school boardwalk. But, during fall, the go-to spot is Parsons Farm Produce in Dagsboro, Delaware, according to Yelp.

Florida: The Little Farm (Miami)

Florida: The Little Farm (Miami)

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Florida may have some of the best beaches in the world, but that doesn’t mean the state shies away from spooky season. This year, visit Miami, home to the state's best pumpkin patch: The Little Farm.

Georgia: Randy's Pumpkin Patch (Lawrenceville)

Georgia: Randy's Pumpkin Patch (Lawrenceville)

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In between baking spooky Halloween desserts this fall, visit Randy’s Pumpkin Patch in Lawrenceville, Georgia. According to Yelp reviews, it’s the state’s best.

Hawaii: Waimanalo Country Farms (Waimanalo)

Hawaii: Waimanalo Country Farms (Waimanalo)

Bonnie H./Yelp

While Hawaii is known for its beautiful swimming and snorkeling beaches, there are plenty of fun things to do during fall as well. This year, visit Waimanalo Country Farms in Waimanalo. With scenic views, farm animals and more, it’s the state’s best pumpkin patch based on Yelp reviews.

Idaho: Jordan's Pumpkin Patch & Christmas Tree Lot (Meridian)

Idaho: Jordan's Pumpkin Patch & Christmas Tree Lot (Meridian)

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Idaho’s best pumpkin patch — Jordan's Pumpkin Patch & Christmas Tree Lot — is located in Meridian. But make sure you don’t arrive without a happy face — in Idaho, it’s against the law to be seen in public without a smile.

Illinois: Kroll's Fall Harvest Farm (Waukegan)

Illinois: Kroll's Fall Harvest Farm (Waukegan)

Jennifer H./Yelp

In between enjoying the comforting foods of fall, head over to Kroll’s Harvest Farm in Waukegan, Illinois, the state’s best pumpkin patch according to Yelp data.

Indiana: Tuttle Orchards (Greenfield)

Indiana: Tuttle Orchards (Greenfield)

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If you’re planning a day filled with fall foliage, make a stop in Greenfield, Indiana, home to Tuttle Orchards, the state’s best pumpkin patch, to pick produce and buy some homemade pumpkin treats.

Iowa: Geisler Farms (Bondurant)

Iowa: Geisler Farms (Bondurant)

Jason M./Yelp

It’s no secret that Iowa is known for its iconic state fair, but the Hawkeye State also has a great pumpkin patch: Geisler Farms in Bondurant.

Kansas: Powell Pumpkin Patch (Louisburg)

Kansas: Powell Pumpkin Patch (Louisburg)

Kristen L./Yelp

Fall is the time to enjoy iconic pies, comfort foods and more. But one of the best ways to celebrate the season is by picking apples and pumpkins. In Kansas, Powell Pumpkin Patch in Louisburg is the place to go, according to Yelp.

Kentucky: Mulberry Orchard (Shelbyville)

Kentucky: Mulberry Orchard (Shelbyville)

Leah M./Yelp

Don’t just visit Kentucky’s Mammoth Cave National Park — a place you didn’t know was haunted — this fall. You should also check out the state’s best pumpkin patch, Mulberry Orchard in Shelbyville.

Louisiana: Mrs. Heather's Strawberry Patch (Albany)

Louisiana: Mrs. Heather's Strawberry Patch (Albany)

Tricia S./Yelp

Louisiana isn’t just home to incredible Creole and Cajun food, the state also knows what it’s doing when it comes to spooky season. Check out its best pumpkin patch: Mrs. Heather's Strawberry Patch in Albany.

Maine: Wallingford's Fruit House (Auburn)

Maine: Wallingford's Fruit House (Auburn)

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If you’re planning a trip to Maine during fall, be sure to visit Wallingford’s fruit house in Auburn, the best pumpkin patch in the state, according to Yelp. And, if you have time during your trip, don’t miss Cadillac Mountain, one of the best sunrise spots in the world.

Maryland: Summer’s Farm (Frederick)

Maryland: Summer’s Farm (Frederick)

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Not only does Maryland have one of the coolest retro drive-in movie theaters in the country, but it’s also home to a great farm. According to Yelp, Summer’s Farm in Frederick is the state’s best pumpkin patch for family-friendly fall fun.

Massachusetts: Berlin Orchards (Berlin)

Massachusetts: Berlin Orchards (Berlin)

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One of the happiest states in America, Massachusetts is home to many great fall activities. The state's most notable pumpkin patch according to Yelp is Berlin Orchards in Berlin.

Michigan: Three Cedars Farm (Northville)

Michigan: Three Cedars Farm (Northville)

Padraic I./Yelp

Michigan is home to one of the most mysterious places in the world, but if that’s too spooky for you, check out the state’s best pumpkin patch, Three Cedars Farm in Northville, instead.

Minnesota: Waldoch Farm & Garden Center (Lino Lakes)

Minnesota: Waldoch Farm & Garden Center (Lino Lakes)

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In between watching scary movies and eating Halloween candy, get lost in the corn maze at Waldoch Farm & Garden Center in Lino Lakes, Minnesota’s most incredible pumpkin patch.

Mississippi: Lazy Acres (Chunky)

Mississippi: Lazy Acres (Chunky)

Sweet O./Yelp

During summer, Mississippi was all about grilling chicken, according to Google. But the state has moved on to fall, and residents are heading to the state’s most popular pumpkin patch, Lazy Acres in Chunky, Mississippi.

Missouri: Weston Red Barn Farm (Weston)

Missouri: Weston Red Barn Farm (Weston)

Susan F./Yelp

Not only is Missouri home to one of the most beautiful college campuses in the country, but it also offers incredible views from the state’s best pumpkin patch: Weston Red Barn Farm in Weston.

Montana: Sweet Pickins Pumpkin Patch (Kalispell)

Montana: Sweet Pickins Pumpkin Patch (Kalispell)

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Just as summer’s go-to activity is visiting your favorite ice cream shop, fall’s biggest event is heading to the pumpkin patch. In Montana, the No. 1 pick is Sweet Pickins Pumpkin Patch in Kalispell, where kids can feed rabbits, goats, cows and more.

Nebraska: Wenninghoff's (Omaha)

Nebraska: Wenninghoff's (Omaha)

Eliza H./Yelp

In Omaha, Nebraska, one of the most caring cities in America, you’ll find the state’s best pumpkin patch: Wenninghoff’s.

Nevada: Andelin Family Farm (Sparks)

Nevada: Andelin Family Farm (Sparks)

Cory P./Yelp

While many people are familiar with Las Vegas, there’s more to do in the state of Nevada than visit the popular city. During fall, Andelin Family Farm in Sparks is the place to be.

New Hampshire: Coppal House Farm (Lee)

New Hampshire: Coppal House Farm (Lee)

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Start the day off with homemade pumpkin coffee then head to Coppal House Farm in Lee, New Hampshire, the state’s best pumpkin patch.

New Jersey: Battleview Orchards (Freehold)

New Jersey: Battleview Orchards (Freehold)

Gigi A./Yelp

Freehold, New Jersey, is home to the largest indoor amusement park in the Northeast and the state’s best pumpkin patch: Battleview Orchards.

New Mexico: Galloping Grace Youth Ranch Pumpkin Patch (Rio Rancho)

New Mexico: Galloping Grace Youth Ranch Pumpkin Patch (Rio Rancho)

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If you’re looking for a fun outdoor activity for your kids, New Mexico’s best pumpkin patch is the way to go. Galloping Grace Youth Ranch Pumpkin Patch in Rio Rancho has farm animals, tractor races and more.

New York: Stakey's Pumpkin Farm (Riverhead)

New York: Stakey's Pumpkin Farm (Riverhead)

Josh G./Yelp 

If you ever want a break from the hustle and bustle of the city, check out Stakey’s Pumpkin Farm in Riverhead, New York. According to Yelp, it’s the state’s best pumpkin patch.

North Carolina: Spring Haven Farm (Chapel Hill)

North Carolina: Spring Haven Farm (Chapel Hill)

Rebecca F./Yelp

On top of being one of the most pet-friendly places in America, North Carolina also has the best pumpkin patch, and it’s packed with farm animals. According to Yelp, the best pumpkin patch in the state is Chapel Hill’s Spring Haven Farm.

North Dakota: Papa's Pumpkin Patch (Bismark)

North Dakota: Papa's Pumpkin Patch (Bismark)

Ryelv G./Yelp

The people of North Dakota are all about Papa's Pumpkin Patch in Bismarck. According to Yelp, it’s the Midwestern state’s best pumpkin patch.

Ohio: Berry's Blooms (Medina)

Ohio: Berry's Blooms (Medina)

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Ohio’s best pumpkin patch come fall is Berry’s Blooms, located in Medina.

Oklahoma: Parkhurst Pumpkin Patch (Arcadia)

Oklahoma: Parkhurst Pumpkin Patch (Arcadia)

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If you’re looking for a new hobby to learn this fall, try carving pumpkins. And if you’re in Oklahoma, be sure to get yours from Parkhurst Pumpkin Patch in Arcadia.

Oregon: Growers Outlet (Portland)

Oregon: Growers Outlet (Portland)

Jereesa A./Yelp

Home to great coffee and cool museums, Portland, Oregon, has it all — including Growers Outlet, the state’s best pumpkin patch, according to Yelp reviews and ratings.

Pennsylvania: Milky Way Farm (Chester Springs)

Pennsylvania: Milky Way Farm (Chester Springs)

Haru S./Yelp

Take a break from making all of those spooky Halloween dishes and head over to the pumpkin patch. If you’re in Pennsylvania, visit Milky Way Farm in Chester Springs, the state’s best pumpkin patch.

Rhode Island: Barden Orchards (North Scituate)

Rhode Island: Barden Orchards (North Scituate)

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Barden Orchards in North Scituate has a farmers market and offers activities like pick your own seasonal fruit.

South Carolina: Lever Farms (Pomaria)

South Carolina: Lever Farms (Pomaria)

Melanie M./Yelp

Lever Farms, located in Pomaria, is South Carolina’s best pumpkin patch. If you can’t make it due to inclement weather, consider these indoor activities to keep your kids entertained.

Tennessee: Flying Ghost Pumpkin Patch (Nashville)

Tennessee: Flying Ghost Pumpkin Patch (Nashville)

Cristina D./Yelp

Flying Ghost Pumpkin Patch in Nashville, Tennessee, is the best pumpkin patch in the state. But, despite its spooky name, it’s not haunted … that we know of.

Texas: Anderson Mill Pumpkin Patch at Anderson Terrace (Austin)

Texas: Anderson Mill Pumpkin Patch at Anderson Terrace (Austin)

S S./Yelp

After a long day at Texas’ best pumpkin patch — Anderson Mill Pumpkin Patch at Anderson Terrace in Austin — residents of the Lone Star State can warm up with cornbread, baked chicken and more of their favorite foods.

Utah: Garden Stop (Taylorsville)

Utah: Garden Stop (Taylorsville)

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Looking for a fun fall activity in Utah? Hike through some of the state's gorgeous national parks or visit its best pumpkin patch: Garden Stop in Taylorsville.

Vermont: Douglas Orchard & Cider Mill (Shoreham)

Vermont: Douglas Orchard & Cider Mill (Shoreham)

Sarah M./Yelp

If your kid has a fall birthday, what’s a better way to celebrate than by going to the pumpkin patch? If you’re in Vermont, be sure to bring them to the state’s best pumpkin patch: Douglas Orchard & Cider Mill in Shoreham.

Virginia: The Corn Maze in the Plains (The Plains)

Virginia: The Corn Maze in the Plains (The Plains)

Abegail A./Yelp

Don’t go to the grocery store to get your pumpkin. Head over to The Corn Maze in the Plains in The Plains, Virginia. According to Yelp ratings and reviews, it’s the state's best pumpkin patch.

Washington: Carpinito Brothers Pumpkin Patch (Kent)

Washington: Carpinito Brothers Pumpkin Patch (Kent)

Elyse S./Yelp

Washington’s best pumpkin patch is Carpinito Brothers Pumpkin Patch in Kent. After you pick and carve your pumpkin, be sure to save those seeds because they’re great for your health.

West Virginia: Orrs Farm Market (Martinsburg)

West Virginia: Orrs Farm Market (Martinsburg)

Leonard E./Yelp

Just like fair food screams summer, hot cider and pumpkin seeds are the essence of fall. West Virginians get their autumn fix at Orrs Farm Market in Martinsburg, the state’s best pumpkin patch.

Wisconsin: Pearce's Farm Stand (Walworth)

Wisconsin: Pearce's Farm Stand (Walworth)

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Not only is Wisconsin one of the greatest places in America to get apple pie, but it's also home to one of the country’s best pumpkin patches. Pearce's Farm Stand in Walworth has a maze, human hamster wheel and more fun fall activities.

Wyoming: Green Acres Corn Maze (Casper)

Wyoming: Green Acres Corn Maze (Casper)

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With a vast corn maze, apple cannons, pumpkin cart rides and more, it’s no surprise that Green Acres Corn Maze in Casper, Wyoming, is the state’s best pumpkin patch. But the fall fun doesn’t stop there — once you visit your state’s pumpkin patch, be sure to also check out some of the best apple orchards in America.

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