Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Northeastern North Carolina? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of those in Northeastern North Carolina, 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 activities, so if you are looking for popcorn (many types), chocolate, coffee, k-cups or to donate to both the
Scouts and U.S. military troops,
click here and help the Boy Scouts!
Updates for February 2019
Most pumpkin patches and corn mazes usually open by mid September, some
earlier! You may also like a
local zombie event or Zombie Paintball!. The world's best
pumpkin pie recipe is here, and the
crust recipe is here! And we have
canning, preserving, drying and freezing directions. You can access many
pumpkin and other recipes and other resources from the drop down menus at the
top of the page or the site search.
After Halloween, find a Christmas tree at a
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. 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
- Winborne Bros Farm - Hay Rides, Corn, Gourds, HayBales,
Pumpkins, Sweet Potatoes, Tomatoes, Watermelon,
3443 Rocky Hock Road,
Edenton, NC 27932. Phone: (252) 221-4204. Directions: North of Edenton off Hwy
32, turn on Rocky Hock Road at Smalls Crossroads then go 2.2 miles.
Farm on right.
Sunday noon to 7 pm, Monday - Saturday 9 am-7 pm; July 4 thru October 31. Crop
Cantaloupe, Watermelon, Tomatoes & Butterbeans - July-August Sweet Potatoes,
Pumpkins, Indian Corn, Gourds & mini haybales - September-October. Hayrides
for school children
- Wrangler Farms - pumpkin patch- already gathered from
the field, Fall festival, horse-drawn hay rides, restrooms,
picnic area, face painting, pony rides
102 Young Rider Lane,
Grandy, NC 27939. Phone: 252 491-5090. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Only Saturday and Sunday
October 20 and 21, 2012 from 12 to 4 pm. Directions: From the
Outer Banks: Wrangler Farms is located about 10 miles from the
Wright Memorial Bridge across from the Cotton Gin. Turn left on
Betsy Dowdy Rd, right on Young Rider Lane. From Virginia: Take
Route 168 South then Route 158 South towards the Outer Banks
about 30 miles from the Virginia line. Go through Grandy. About a
1/4 mile past the Weeping Radish turn right on Betsy Dowdy Rd,
then right on Young Rider Lane.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only.
Click here for our Facebook page.
Haven Acres Farm - Minimizes
chemical and pesticide use, pumpkins for sale in the
shop or farmstand, we also have pie pumpkins, tractor-pulled hay
rides, Fall festival, Cider mill (fresh apple cider made on the
1027 Beech Springs Road, Hertford,
NC 27944. Phone: (252) 209-1954. Alternate Phone: (252)
[email protected]. Open: Seasonally we are open on
Tuesdays from 5pm to 9pm and Saturdays from 9am to 2pm.
Click here for a map and directions. We usually start having
our peaches the weekend after Fathers day and have them into
mid- to late August; Pumpkins and fall activities in October;.
We minimize use of pesticides and other chemicals. Payment:
Cash, Check. (ADDED: October 11, 2018)