Find a local pumpkin patch

Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other Halloween activities in Riley, Geary, Saline Counties and NorthCentral Kansas?  Scroll down this page and you will see the all of thoses in Riley, Geary, Saline Counties and NorthCentral Kansas, sorted by county. Some are farms, where you take a hay ride out into the field, others are elaborate farm stands with mountains of pumpkins and other activities and some are simple roadside stands.  Most have loads of pumpkins to choose from.  To really make it fun for  your kids, look for those that have the extra activities, like a corn maze, spook house, or hayride.  There is usually a small fee for the mazes (of course, the  more elaborate mazes tend to charge more. Hayrides are often free. ALWAYS call before you go to confirm the info, they don't always report changes to me!

And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the information, please let me know!   If you are looking for pumpkin weigh-offs and the US and world's largest pumpkins, see this page! Want to do a fundraiser selling pumpkins? See this page!

Finally, my boys are in Boy Scouts and raising money for their troop and their trips and activitites, so if you are looking for popcorn (many types), coffee or to donate to both the Socuts and U.S. miltary troops, click here and help the scouts!

Updates for April 2017

Although most pumpkin patches  and corn mazes are now closed,  it is time to tag your Christmas tree at a local Christmas tree farm (and enjoy a bonfire, smore, hot chocolate and free hayrides, and often Santa visits! And next Spring, you'll want to take your children to a free Easter egg hunt - see our companion website to find a local Easter Egg hunt. In the meantime, you may find a local zombie event or Zombie Paintball!.

The world's best pumpkin pie recipe is here, and the pie crust recipe is here! And we have home canning, preserving, drying and freezing directions. You can access recipes and other resources from the drop down menus at the top of the page or the site search. If you have any questions or suggestions, feel free to write me!

Pumpkin Patch Listings, by county

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Clay County

Cloud County

Dickinson County

Ellsworth County

  • Cain City Orchard - pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, school tours
    4 Miles East Of Claflin On highway 4, North On 3rd Road, Bushton, KS 67427. Phone: 620-562-3498. Email: caincity@yahoo.com. Open: Monday thru Friday l pm to 6 pm Saturdays 10-6 closed Sunday. Directions: 4 miles east of Claflin on highway 4 and 1/2 mile north on 3rd road. Crops are usually available in September, October. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. . (ADDED: September 12, 2008) (UPDATED: September 20, 2009)

Geary County

  • Munson Angus Farms - pumpkin patch,
    Liberty Hall Rd., Junction City, KS 66441. Phone: 785-238-8068. Email: cmun@jc.net. Open: every Saturday and Sunday during October from 2:00 pm to 5 pm. 2009 cost per child-ages 18 and under is $5.00 and this will include taking one pumpkin, making a smore, and beverage. Cost per adult is $7.00 and will also include taking one pumpkin, making a smore and a beverage. Schools and other groups: Monday -  Friday  the month of  October. Call to schedule your group's reservation. (minimum of 25 participants). They also offer horse-drawn carriage rides for many occasions.Services include tours, parades, party's, proms, weddings, and more.  (ADDED: October 06, 2009, suggested by a visitor)
    A visitor writes on October 06, 2009: "It is nice because it is close by. They have S'mores, horse carraige ride, corn maze "

Jewell County

Lincoln County

Mitchell County

  • Hoffer Produce - pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field,
    802 N Carlin, Beloit, KS 67420. Phone: 785-738-5078. Email: josephhoffer@hotmail.com. Directions: And for a map to our farm, click here. Crops are usually available in June, July, August, September, October. Open: 8am to 8pm Call for directions or questions. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: September 23, 2008)

Morris County

Ottawa County

  • Bohemian Hills Corn Maze - pumpkin patch-pick in the field, corn maze, haunted corn maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, school tours
    1963 N 15th Rd, Minneapolis , KS 67467. Phone: 785 392-2895. Email: Jdarrow@smokyvalley.org. Open: Saturday and Sunday from 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm from September 24 to October 30. Directions: 10 miles west of Minneapolis to Ada and 6 miles north And for a map to our farm, click here. Crops are usually available in October. Payment: Cash, only. (UPDATED: September 07, 2011)

Republic County

  • The Depot Market - pumpkins, mini-pumpkins, gourds, and squash, hay maze, Christmas trees, apple cider pressing
    1101 30 Rd. (HWY 36), Courtland, KS, 66939. Phone: 785-374-4255. Retail and wholesale pumpkins. Also pick-your-own apples,

Riley County

  • A & H Pumpkin Patch - pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, train rides, kiddie (mini) corn maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, farm market, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    1516 Collins Lane, Manhattan, KS 66502. Phone: 785-341-7794. Email: Andrea@aandhfarm.com. Open: We're open every weekend in October; Friday from 1 pm to 7 pm; Saturday from 10 am to 7 pm; Sundays from 11 am to 6 pm. Directions: From Fort Riley Blvd. turn south on Manhattan Avenue. Go 3/4 mile and turn right on Collins Lane. Go 1/4 and we'll be on your right. Just look for the huge white tent. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. We have lots of kids activities and you can pick your pumpkin from the patch it grew in. We also have nightly activities on Friday and Saturday nights from 7-10pm.  Included with admission is a hot dog, chips, drink, and s'mores.  We provide the bonfire, roasting sticks and the food.  All you have to do is cook it on the fire and enjoy.  You are welcome to bring flashlights and pick pumpkins in the dark! Hayrack rides will not be running during the night activities. Other activities may be open during this time for you to enjoy also. Come sit by the campfire and tell ghost stories to each other. Click here for our Facebook page.  (UPDATED: October 20, 2014, JBS) (UPDATED: October 20, 2011)  (ADDED: October 11, 2010)
  • Britt's Garden Acres - pumpkins, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, train rides, corn maze, haunted corn maze, kiddie (mini) corn maze, straw or hay bale maze, we also have pie pumpkins, tractor-pulled hay rides, haunted trail, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, restrooms, picnic area, inflatables/bounce house, jumping pillow, petting zoo, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, group reservations
    1000 S Scenic Dr, Manhattan, KS 66503. Phone: 7855391901. Email: brittsfarm@gmail.com. Open: March - April Monday to Saturday, 9 am to 5 pm; May - September Monday to Saturday, 9 am to 7 pm; Sunday, 12 noon to 6 pm; October Monday to Saturday, 9 am to 7 pm; Sunday, 10 am to 6 pm; November to December 24 Monday to Saturday, 9 am to 5 pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: The farm is approximately five miles west of Manhattan and two miles east of the Manhattan Regional Airport off Fort Riley Blvd. and Kimball Avenue.Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx, SFMNP Vouchers. Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: October 20, 2014) (UPDATED: September 29, 2012) (UPDATED: September 06, 2010)
  • Lazy T Ranch - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, train rides, straw or hay bale maze, child-sized haybale maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, Bounce house, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    2103 Zeandale Road, Manhattan, KS 66502. Phone: 785-844-0274. Alternate Phone: 785-539-7899. Fax: 785-537-9727. Email: chris@lazytranchadventures.com. Open: Friday from 5 pm to 10 pm, Saturday from 10 am to 10 pm, Sunday from 12 pm to 6pm  in October. Directions: Lazy T Ranch is located 2 miles east of Highway 177 (Zeandale Road) on the south side of the highway. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. . Pumpkin Patch, Pony Rides, Pumpkin Train, Hayrack Rides, Purple Powercat Train, Farm Animals Chuck, Wagon Barbeque, Native Prairie. 2014 prices: Only $7 per person age 3 & over; Family Pass-$35; Family Season Pass-$70. We are looking forward to a great Fall Festival - Open weekends from September 27 through the end of October! Groups, tours and events by appointment other times. New in 2015: 10 acre corn maze. (UPDATED: October 05, 2015) (UPDATED: October 03, 2012)  (ADDED: October 07, 2011)

Saline County

  • Sunny Side Pumpkin Patch - cucumbers, melons, corn maze, pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, straw or hay bale maze, child-sized haybale maze, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, horse-drawn hay rides, wagon rides
    11500 S Hopkins Rd, Assaria, KS 67416. Email us at: grantsfarm@sunnysidepatch.com. Directions: South of Salina on I 135 to Exit 82 (Assaria). Go two miles South on Hwy 81 to Lapsley. Turn left and go 2 miles East to Hopkins. Turn right and go one and three quarter miles south to our patch. And for a map to our farm, click here. Crops are usually available in October. Open: Saturday: 11 AM to 6 pm Sunday: 1 pm to 6 pm Night maze Friday and Saturday 6 - 9 pm Open every weekend in October Payment: Cash, Check.

Washington County

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