Published by: Daisy Gregg
It is that amazing time of year, where the air is cooler and all you want to do is curl up on the couch with a hot beverage and relax. It also starts off the holiday season! Who doesn't love that! But in case you want to get off the couch and enjoy the cool air, here are some fabulous pumpkin patches to go see with family and friends.
Barton Hill Farms 1115 FM 969, Bastrop, TX
Dates and Times: September - 29, 30, October - 6, 7, 8, October - 13, 14, October - 20, 21, October - 27, 28, November - 3, 4 Saturdays: 10am - 7pm / Sundays & Oct. 8: 10am - 6pm
Come out to Barton Hill Farms and make memories with friends and family! Fun activities for all ages! From taking Fall photos and picking out your pumpkin in the pumpkin patch, to getting lost in the corn maze, jumping on the jumping pillow, playing human fooseball, corn hole, and more, you are sure to have a great day!
If you're looking for delicious food and cold drinks, check out the concession stand! We have Lavell's Lemonade, cold beer, frozen sangria, and other refreshing beverages.
Sweet Berry Farm 1801 FM 1980, Marble Falls, TX The Harvest of Fall Fun!
September 22nd thru November 4th.
Celebrate Harvest Season at the Sweet Berry Farm with all sorts of activities. You can stuff your own scarecrow, hop on the scarecrow Island Hayride or munch on grilled corn. Test your Texas knowledge at the famous 4-acre Texas-shaped Hayfield Maze.
Come out to enjoy pumpkin painting, scarecrow stuffing, face painting, horse rides, flower picking, sand art, a barrel train, berry bounce - Tons of activities for the whole family! No entry or parking fee. Just pay for your pumpkins, and any activities that you want to do!
Elgin Christmas Tree Farm 120 Natures Way, Elgin, TX
PUMPKIN FUN – October 5 through 31 (Everyday except Festival Days) $8 Admission (everyone 2-99). Activities Include: mazes, photo ops, animals, pumpkin decorating (with pumpkin purchase), train rides, hayride, playscape, picnic areas.
PUMPKIN FESTIVAL – 2nd and 3rd weekends in October. Admission: $8 (children 2-12), $10 (ages 13-99). Activities Include: mazes, animals, pumpkin painting (with pumpkin purchase), train rides, hayride, picnic areas, face painting, playscape, food available
Robinson Family Farm 3780 White Owl Ln, Temple, TX
Dates and Times: Saturday & Sunday Only - September 22nd until November 4th, 10am - 6pm. Admission: Home of the $10 Wristband, where you can enjoy all activities unlimited times with the exception of sand art, which is limited to 1 per wristband. Yes, we suggest the wristbands for adults as well...children under 2 are free with the purchase of an adult. We have a large selection of pumpkins and gourds and they are priced from $1 to $8.
With over twenty menu items at our food barn you'll be sure to find something to feed your hunger, all priced under $6 With a host of new activities and special events planned, this years Pumpkin Patch will be bigger and better than ever. Come spend the day making memories searching through our corn maze, riding the barrel train, taking a hay ride, bouncing on the pumpkin bounce pad, making sand art, shooting the cannons, playing games, and picking out that perfect fall pumpkin for your family.
The Jersey Barnyard 3117 TX-159, La Grange, TX
PUMPKIN PATCH...EVERY Saturday in October from 10:00 am -12:00 pm
This 100 year old, four generation farm is nestled in the rolling hills of south central Texas among many beautiful oak trees. Visit with the Frerichs family and learn what farming and agriculture is all about. Relax on our porch, pet the animals, watch the chickens roam the farm, have some ice cream and enjoy the countryside.
PUMPKIN PATCH...Last week of September through October. Large variety of Jack o' lanterns, specialty pumpkins, squash and gourds, decorative corn, corn stalks, ceramic pumpkins, fall decor, mums and fall bedding plants. Free Pumpkin painting with the purchase of a pumpkin.
The Jersey Barnyard is so excited to host the 2nd Annual The Great Pumpkin Run Texas in the great state of TEXAS!
0ur family and staff have been working incredibly hard to prepare for this event. Here is information on what we have planned for you on our family farm. It will be a busy day for us and a fun day for you. Bring your family and friends and have a DAY ON THE FARM!!
Schedule of Events & Fees
Please note that on Nov. 10, 2017 farm tours will NOT be our normal schedule due to the large number of participants and guests for The Great Pumpkin Run.
Farm Entrance Fee Non-5K Participant - $5 Includes entrance to the farm, hay maze, games, barnyard animals, access to The Great Pumpkin Run start & finish line, stick horse rodeo, pumpkin patch, hayrides - $5 Picturesque ride on our family farm. Available 9:00-6:00
Cow Milking - $5 Try your hand milking ability with one of our super sweet Jersey cows. Milking times posted between the hours of 9-6. Face Painting- $2-$10
7:00 a.m. Farm Food Booth – Coffee & Kolaches
9:00 – 6:00 Barnyard animals open for visiting
9:00-3:00 LIVE MUSIC -Taylor Melayne, Keith Hickle and The Back Porch Boys
9:00-2:00 Farmers Market, Local Artisans, Fund Raising/Bake Sale Booths
9:30-3:00 Food Booths Open
9:30-4:00 Rotary Club of LaGrange Craft Beer & Michelob Ultra Booth
10:00 Sack Races
10:30 Wheel barrow Races
11:00 Stick Horse Rodeo
11:30 Egg Toss
Crowe's Nest Farm 10300 Taylor Ln, Manor, TX
Fall Family Fun Days! Dates and Times TBD. Every October, Crowe's Nest Farm hosts Saturday Fall Festivals that are open to the general public. It's the most beautiful time of year to visit the farm and take part in all the regular group tour activities, plus experience many added attractions like raptor shows, snake shows, sheep shearing, corn shucking, apple cider making, live music, and lots of local vendors selling everything from fresh organic produce, eggs, honey, jam, bread, and hand-crafted gifts.
Evergreen Farms 242 Monkey Rd., Elgin, TX Pumpkin Hunt
Open every Saturday and Sunday in October. Saturdays 10 am-5 p.m. Sundays 1-5 pm. Admission and parking are Free. 20% discount to all active military and first responders.
These activities require a $2.50 ticket: Hunt, launcher, pumpkin races, train ride, golf, fishing pond, spinner, hop along ponies, and bounce house and the famous striker. Face painting: $2.50-$5.00, fire truck rides: $5.00, Unlimited runs through 2 mazes: $5.00
The Pumpkin Hunt is a family-friendly event where children of all ages can enjoy fall activities. All activities are ongoing throughout the day, allowing families to customize their experience at the farm. Pumpkins of all sizes will be available for purchase.
The premier event, the Pumpkin Hunt, includes a wagon ride into the Christmas tree fields where mini pumpkins are hidden in the trees. After the hunt, enjoy pumpkin decorating on the pavilion along with great concessions.
The Evergreen Farms authentic pumper fire truck will again be at the Pumpkin Hunt. The truck will stop on the ride and demonstrate how the hoses and pumps work as well as sounding the sirens along the way. Each child will receive a fire hat after the ride.
Thank you Austin Title for this great list!