Find a local pumpkin patch

Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other Halloween activities in Northwestern Kansas?  Scroll down this page and you will see the all of thoses in Northwestern 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

Click on Resources above, if you need a county map

Cheyenne County

Decatur County

Gove County

Logan County

  • Corn Maze at the Buffalo Bill Cultural Center - corn maze, gift shop, restrooms, picnic area, picnic area (bring your own food), birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, group reservations
    3083 Us highway 83, Oakley, KS 67748. Phone: 7856711000. Fax: 7856711244. Email: Open: Dawn till Dusk; September 15 to October 31. Directions: Just west of the intersection of Highway 83 and 2nd street. Click here for a map and directions. Oakley Corn Festival is Saturday October 10th from 8am to 4pm. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. Oakley Corn Festival takes place the second Saturday of October. It features the Kansas State Cornhusking Contest commemorating the era of national cornhusking contests with horse drawn wagons and competitive hand husking. Other activities: antique tractor display, antique engines, food vendors, Corn Cob Toss, Pumpkin Decorating, Rural-Life demonstrations, Corn money dig. as well as the Girls Day Out a fair that hosts over 100 different sales vendors. (ADDED: September 18, 2015)

Rawlins County

Sheridan County

Sherman County

  • Cole Family Farms - Corn maze (day, night & haunted), corn box, mini hay maze, pumpkin patch, pumpkins, corn stalks (for decoration)
    1200 E 8th, Goodland, KS, 67735. Phone: 785-899-2132. Email us at: New Hours for Fall 2006 EVERY SATURDAY - Open 3 - 10 pm to bring your flashlights! Sundays, 3-dark September 16 through October 29. (Haunted hours to follow) Rates are $8.00 for 13 and up $6.00 for 12 and under. 5 and under are free. Season Passes Available: $40 for 13 and up $30 for 12 and under (Season passes will not be good for the Haunted Maze, and will be non-refundable, and non-transferable.) 

Thomas County

Wallace County

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