Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Northern Rhode Island? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of thoses in Northern Rhode Island, 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 July 2017
Although most pumpkin patches and corn mazes are now closed, it
is time to tag your 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. In the
meantime, you may find 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 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
Morris Farm - corn maze, pumpkin
2779 Warwick Avenue, Warwick, RI 02889. Phone: (401)
738-1036. We grow vegetables, have tractor rides, run greenhouses
and care for cows, chickens and horses. Visitors are welcome to
walk around the farm and see the animals. Walking tours of
farm, tractor trailer rides and discussion of methods to
organically control weeds and pests. Group planting tours in the
spring and pumpkin picking in the fall. Birthday parties with
horse rides and trailer rides to visit the cows. Corn Maze with
scavenger hunt. Farm fresh vegetables in-season, sweet corn,
summer squash, cucumbers, peppers, eggplant, beans. (UPDATED:
October 07, 2013, from their website)
writes on April 25, 2009: "Great people to visit. They have
some of the freshest corn and various veggies's around. The corn
maze is always well done. They carry a great variety of perennial
plants." (ADDED: April 25, 2009, suggested by a visitor)
Roger Williams Park Zoo Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular - Spooky Zoo
Avenue, Providence, RI 02907. Phone: 401 941-4998. Email:
Open: shows running nightly from October 2nd through
November 2nd; Admission opens at 6pm; pumpkin trail opens at dusk;
Last admission Sunday - Friday at 10pm; Trail Closes at 11pm;
Last admission on Saturdays at 11pm; Trail Closes at 12am.. This highly anticipated annual event, created by the
artists and craftsmen of Passion for Pumpkins, features a
breathtaking display of 5,000 illuminated jack-o-lanterns, with over
125 of them artistically carved and displayed in scenes to play out
the annual theme. The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular has become one of
the region’s most enchanting fall traditions, with over 100,000
people attending each of the last four years. The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is open rain or shine,
however, in cases of severe weather or weather-related technical
difficulties the show might close early. Please check our website,
Facebook and Twitter pages for frequent updates. Spooky Zoo on October 25 & 26, 2014
from 10 am - 3 pm: Kids 12 and under who come dressed in
costume get half-priced admission! Spooky Zoo is
back, offering daytime outdoor autumn activities for the whole
family! Come trick-or-treat with us, plus enjoy a packed schedule of
other seasonal activities, including music and seasonal
entertainment, costumed characters, a magician, games, creepy crawly
animal encounters, pumpkin treats for the animals and more! On October 25 & 26, 2014
activities are free with Zoo admission and all children (12 and
under) dressed in costume get in for half price! (ADDED: October 09,
2014, from their website)
Frerichs Farms - pumpkin patch (gathered from the
43 Kinnicutt Ave, Warren, RI 02885. Phone:
DBFFarm@aol.com. Open: Tuesday - Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m..
They have a Pumpkin-Palooza, pumpkin weigh-off (see their
website) . Frerichs has hosted the
Southern New England Giant Pumpkin Grower’s Annual Weigh-off on Columbus Day
Weekend. Thousands of people come to see the pumpkins and enjoy the festivities.
to see pictures from last year’s weigh-off. On certain October weekend evenings (October 17-18 & 24-25)
the farm hosts BYOF (bring your own flashlight ) nights. Come see our spooky
farm under the cover of darkness. Appropriate for all children.
Starting Sept 12 and continuing through Oct 31, our Pumpkin Coach ride is
running, our Western Town is open, and our pumpkin patch, make-your own
scarecrow factories are up and going during our
Pumpkin Palooza! Fall is definitely the time for kids at the farm!
to see pictures. Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off on Saturday October 12, 2013; Free
Admission; Parking is $5 ; Pumpkins arrive at 9:30 am. Pumpkin
drop at 11:30 am. Weigh-off starts at 12 pm (ADDED: October 06, 2009, suggested by a visitor)
(UPDATED: October 07, 2013, from their website)
A visitor writes on October 06, 2009: "This is a
wonderful family-owned farm"
Adam's Farm - pumpkins, pumpkin patch- already
gathered from the field, corn maze, Hay rides, child-sized haybale maze, prepicked
produce, picnic area, petting zoo
140 Sumner Brown Road corner of Sumner Brown Rd & Burntswamp Rd,
Cumberland, RI 02864. Phone: 401-333-1845. Email:
email@example.com. Directions: From Cumberland RI, Rt 114 to
Reservoir Road, From Rt 121 take
Sumnerbrown Road and follow the pumpkin signs. From MA take Route 1A to Wapum
Corner (Wretham) turn left onto 121 S. follow approximately 3 miles then just
follow the pumpkin signs. And for a map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in September, October. Open: September 10th to October 31st Monday to Friday, 10 AM to 5 PM,
Saturday and Sunday, 9 AM to 6 pm. Payment: Cash, Check. We have, Pumpkins,
Apples, candy and caramel apples, corn stalks, hay, mums and much much more,
everything you need to decorate for the fall. We now have Hayrides!!!!
Weekends noon til 4pm.
Barden Family Orchard - Pick-your-own apples, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, prepicked
produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand
56 Elmdale Road, North Scituate, RI 02857. Phone: 401-934-1413. Fax: same.
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Monday through Friday from 9 am to 6 pm,
Saturday and Sunday from 9 am to 5 pm; November hours open daily from 10 am
to 4 pm. Directions: 20 minutes west of Providence Route 6
west into Scituate, right on Route 116 north, left on Pole Bridge Road, Go
to end and Take a right. We are on the right And for a map to our farm,
click here. Apples August 1- mid November Peaches September
10-October 5 Raspberries August and September Plums August 20 Pumpkins
September 10-October Payment: Cash, Check.
Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: September 08, 2013)
Confreda Greenhouses & Farms - pumpkin patch-pick in the
field, corn maze, haunted corn maze, tractor-pulled hay rides,
prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand,
restrooms, picnic area, school tours
2150 Scituate Avenue, Hope, RI 02831. Phone: 401-827-5000. Fax:
email@example.com. Directions: Rte 295 South or North to Rte 37
West. Follow 37 West to end. Turn right onto Natick Avenue. Follow
to your first light. Turn left onto Scituate Avenue for 4 miles. And
for a map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in April, May, June,
July, August, September, October, November, December. Open: 7 days a
week. Call for hours. Hayrides, Pumpkin Picking and Farm Tours:
Mid-September thru October. Haunted Hayride and Corn Maze: Weekends in
October. Christmas Tress: Thanksgiving Weekend thru Christmas Eve.
Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Farmer's
Market features home grown vegetables plus a bakery, ice cream shop
and playground. Garden Center features home grown bedding plants,
hangers, shrubs, statuary, custom planting. (UPDATED: October 07,
2013, from their website)
Cucumber Hill Farm - pumpkins, pumpkins for sale in the
shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch-
already gathered from the field, corn maze, straw or hay bale maze,
tractor-pulled hay rides, porta-potties, picnic area (bring your own
food), pony rides, birthday parties
39 Cucumber Hill Road,
Foster, RI 02825. Phone: 401-397-7500. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Weekends starting September 24
through October 30;Saturday hours 10am until 10pm with last flash
light maze entry at 9pm; Sundays 10am to 6pm; Open, Monday, Columbus
Day, October 10 from 10am to 6pm; Also open for flash light maze,
Sunday night October 9 until 10pm.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions:
Conveniently located near the RI / CT line between Route 6
(Danielson Pike)and Route 14 (Plainfield Pike).
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards,
Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx.
Click here for our Facebook page
for latest updates and lots of pictures. (UPDATED: September 21,
(UPDATED: September 14, 2015) (UPDATED: September 15, 2014)
(UPDATED: September 03, 2013)
(UPDATED: September 07, 2012) (UPDATED: September 06, 2012) (UPDATED: September 14, 2011)
(ADDED: October 13, 2009)
A visitor writes on October 06,
2012: "My family and I went to Cucumber Hill Farm tonight for
their Moonlight corn maze with flashlights and it was AWESOME!!!!!
Everyone there was so friendly we got a hayride out to the cornmaze
had fun trying to find all the Ocean fact punchouts discovered the
pirate chest and had hot chocolate after finding our way out!!!!
Highly recommend for all ages!!!!"
Dame Farm and Orchards - pumpkin patch, corn maze,
Pick-Your-Own Apples (or pre-picked) at our Farm Stand, Weekend
Walk-in Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides (Call for Times)
94 Brown Avenue,
Johnston, RI 02919. Phone: 401-949-3657. Email:
Darl.Dame@Verizon.net. Open: 9:30am to 5:00pm, 7 days a week.
Directions: See their website for directions. Payment: . All Fresh
grown fruits and vegetables, they have a corn maze, pick-your-own
apples, strawberries, etc. (ADDED: September 16, 2010, suggested by a visitor) (UPDATED: October 07, 2013, from their website)
A visitor writes on September 16, 2010: "Very
friendly, great selection, very fresh fruits and vegetables, family
Elwood Orchard - pumpkins, apples, pears
58 Snake Hill
Road, N. Scituate, RI 02857. Phone: 401-949-0390. Email:
email@example.com. And for a
map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in September, October. Open:
weekends and holidays 9 to 5 Third weekend in August through October.
Payment: Cash, Check. (UPDATED: September 27, 2010) (UPDATED: October
07, 2013, from their website)
Henry Steere Orchard
- pumpkins, Pick-your-own apples, pumpkin patch-pick in the field,
pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, tractor-pulled hay
150 Austin Avenue, Greenville, RI 02828. Phone: 401-949-1456.
Directions: take exit 7b (Greenville rt44) off of 295. Follow Rt44
west through Greenville. Take a right on Austin Avenue (right after
the Greenville Fire station) We are 1.5 miles up Austin Avenue. And
for a map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in August, September,
October, November. Open: Every Day 9am to 5pm. Payment: Cash,
Visa/MasterCard. Apple Fest Is in October.. Live Music.. Baked goods..
much more.. (UPDATED: October 07, 2013, from their website)
Click here for our Facebook page (UPDATED: May 09, 2011)
- pumpkins, pick your own apples, hayrides
86 Windsor Ave. Johnston,
RI . Phone: 401-949-2940. Open: selected months (part year) so call first, In season, open every
day, 10 am to 5 pm. Apples and peaches.
Pick-your-own orchard opens
on weekends in September and October. We are open weekdays by
appointment for school trips and other groups.
- Contact us for
available dates and times.
here for directions
and a table of apple ripening times. We
plan to open Labor Day weekend in 2013.
hayrides through the
pick-your-own orchard are scheduled on selected weekends in
September and October. The ride passes through the orchard and by
the pumpkin patch. Click
here to see the Fall
2013 Hayride Schedule. (UPDATED: October 07, 2013, from their
Pezza Farms - pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin
patch- already gathered from the field, tractor-pulled hay rides, wagon
rides, prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand,
restrooms, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
Primrose Valley Gardens - pumpkins for sale in the shop
or farmstand, Fall festival, gift shop
2279 Plainfield Pike, Johnston, RI 02919. Phone: (401)943-2707. Fax:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Directions: Please see our website for directions.
Click here for a map and directions. Updates:
Click here for updates. Crops are usually available in March, April,
May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December. Open: See
our website for current hours.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Our hayrides take
place Saturdays and Sundays through the month of October from 1 pm to 4:30,
our make your own scarecrow takes place in a covered greenhouse 9:30 -4:30
daily; Come visit us for a family fun filled day. Payment: Cash,
Visa/MasterCard. Our family owned farm offers something for every season.
Our greenhouses are overflowing with hundreds of varieties of annuals,
perennials and vegetable plants. The fall is family fun with hayrides,
love-a-bunny, scarecrow making and picking out the perfect pumpkin and fall
decorations. In the winter we offer custom made wreaths and boxwood trees to
poinsettias, houseplants, garlands, trees, wreaths of all sizes and there is
always something in the gift shop. Our animals are always here anxious for
visitors. (ADDED: October 05, 2008)
1184 Providence Pike,
North Smithfield, RI 02896. Phone: 401-597-5797. Email:
email@example.com. Open: Monday - Saturday: 10 am to
5 Sunday: 10 am to 3. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Farmer's Day - October 20,
2012 pm to a cross between a harvest festival and a farmer's market!
Join us for a family-friendly day of live music, free food, a
petting zoo, and much more!!. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards,
Visa/MasterCard. We follow
organic practices, but are not seeking certification. In the spring and summer
we have a wide variety of perennials, annuals, trees and shrubs. We have hanging
plants, seeds, and bulbs. We offer mulch delivery and landscaping services. In
the fall we offer pumpkins, mums, corn stalks and hay bales.
Click here for our Facebook page. We
offer free delivery of Christmas trees to North Smithfield, RI! (UPDATED: October 09, 2012)
Salisbury Farm - pumpkins, pumpkins for sale in the shop
or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, train rides, corn
maze, straw or hay bale maze, we also have pie pumpkins,
tractor-pulled hay rides, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs
Plainfield, Pike Route 14, Johnston, RI 02919. Phone: 401-942-9741.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Pumpkin
Click here for updates. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Corn Maze open September 1
to Halloween. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, WIC Vouchers,
SFMNP Vouchers. (UPDATED: October 07, 2012)
- Pick your own apples
Gleaner Chapel Road, North Scituate, RI . Phone: 401-934-1900.
Open Daily - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on
weekdays; 9:00 am to 6 pm on weekends. Click here for