Five perfect pumpkin patches

Heading out to a pumpkin patch is a fall family tradition. To get a true farm experience, you’ll need to get in the car, but it’s well worth the ride. So round up your littlest pumpkins (in rubber boots of course) and head to a pumpkin patch (or festival). While you’re there, wander through the corn maze, pick up some apples, take in a hayride, hang out with the farm animals, or blow of steam jumping on hay bales!

Our favourite Pumpkin Patches

Andrews Scenic Acres

Take a tractor ride out to the fields and pick-you-own pumpkins, squash and gourds. Check out the haunted forest, straw mountain jump and cornfield walk and bunnies!

9365 10 Side Road, Milton, 905-878-5807

Brooks Farms

Pick-your-own pumpkins and the annual Fall Festival are a go at Brook’s Farm. The farm’s harvest celebrations are packed with fun seasonal activities for kids, including a pumpkin cannon show, farm animals, pig races, a corn maze, apples, sing-alongs. Don’t miss: Halloween at the Farm: October 28 – 29 and the Pumpkin Smash Weekend: November 4 – 5!

122 Ashworth Road, Mount Albert, 905-473-3920

Downeys Farm

This picturesque farm’s annual pumpkin fest features thousands of pumpkins and tons of family fun. Think unlimited wagon rides, a Boo Barn, farm animals (calves, llama, sheep, rabbits, and goats), live entertainment, a straw jump, a HUGE corn maze, duck races, jumping pillows, a goat mountain slide and more! PS: Check out their Instagram feed!

13682 Heart Lake Road, North of Brampton

Forsythe Family Farms

This Uxbridge farm runs their annual Harvest Festival from Thanksgiving weekend until Halloween and their pick-your-own pumpkins come in many varieties including: Fairtytale white pumpkins, Munchkins, Jack-Be-Littles, and traditional pumpkins. Highlights include a barnyard adventure playground, an animal cuddle station, a 2-acre corn maze, mini train and tractor, and more!

Cragg Road, Uxbridge, ON – 905-887-1087

Pingles Farm Market

Known for their expansive corn maze, you can also pick up the perfect pumpkin here. Free wagon ride to their pumpkin patch where you can select your jack-o-lantern. Then take the kids through 8-acre Pirate’s Corn Maze. Cap off your visit with the barnyard animals and sandbox. And thumbs up on the pies!

1805 Taunton Road East, Hampton


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