Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Columbia and surrounding counties in central South Carolina? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of those in Columbia and surrounding counties in central South 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.
Especially this year, due to Coronavirus, be
sure to click on the links (the blue, underlined name of the each festival) to
confirm this year's dates on the website for each festival. If they don't have a
website, call the phone number provided, but
ALWAYS CONFIRM THIS YEAR'S DATES AND TIMES BY EITHER VIEWING THEIR WEBSITE OR
And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the
information, please let me know!
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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 September 2020
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.
Keep in mind, many farms, pumpkin patches, corn mazes and Haunted Houses are trying to cope with rapidly changing state COVID requirements: ALWAYS
see their own website, Facebook page or call them before you go.
NOTE: Many of the farms are dropping their websites and switching to Facebook pages - but they don't tell
anyone, including search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo or us, or redirect their website, thus breaking all links to them. If a link is broken
please click the "click here to report a broken link or blank page" so we can find the replacement link! Thanks!
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
- St Bartholomew's Episcopal Church Pumpkin Patch - pumpkin
patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field,
concessions / refreshment stand
471 West Martintown Road, North Augusta,
SC 29841. Phone: 803-279-4622. Fax: 803-279-3355. Open: 3rd October - 30th
October 10;30am to 7pm to Monday to Saturday 1pm to 7pm to Sunday.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only.
Click here for our Facebook page. About 2,500 pumpkins. There are orange
and white pumpkins, flower and pumpkin centerpieces, gourds and Indian corn
for sale. The Navajo in New Mexico grow the pumpkins and ship them to the
church. They set the prices of the pumpkins according to size. Pumpkins
start at $1.50. Proceeds from the sale benefit the tribe and the North
- Hickory Hill Milk - corn maze, horse-drawn hay rides,
7 Hickory Hill Lane, Edgefield, SC 29824. Phone:
email@example.com. Open: See our website for current
Click here for a map and directions. The festivities will be
every Tuesday in October from 6pm to 8pm; Call for more
information. Payment: Cash, only. In 2013, Festivities run from
6:00pm until dark on October 8th, October 15th, October 22nd, and
We will have horse drawn hay rides, a corn
maze, farm tours, live music, barbecue, and of course our
- Antioch Baptist Church - pumpkin
3052 Taxahaw Road, Lancaster, SC 29720. Open: Oct 11,
2010 thru Oct 30, 2010 9am to 9pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday ,
Friday, and Saturday. 9am to 6pm on Wednesday. closed on
Sundays.. Directions: Call for directions. Payment: . restrooms
available, hay rides, inflatable for the kids, hotdogs, popcorn,
snow cones, nacho cheese, jellies, preserves and other bakery
items for sell. Crafts are also available.
writes on October 15, 2010: " Fall decorations and whole
lot of fun. And a lot of pumpkins starting as low as 50cents. All
proceeds go to help with purchase of the new church bus. Also
selling 5 pounds of sweet potatoes for 3 dollars. "
- Clinton Sease Farm - corn maze, straw or hay bale maze,
child-sized haybale maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, gift shop,
snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, farm animals, birthday
parties, school tours
404 Olde Farm Road, Lexington, SC 29072.
Phone: (803) 730-2863. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: September 20th-November 17th,
Friday 6 PM - 11 PM, Saturday 10 AM - 11 PM, Sunday 2 PM - 7 PM;
Columbus Day - 10 AM - 7 PM October 14th only, Flashlight Nights:
Flashlight Nights Friday and Saturday; BRING YOUR OWN
FLASHLIGHT and explore the maze in the dark, Last Ticket Sold: One
hour before closing ; Please see our website for current dates;`.
Click here for a map and directions. Our Corn Maze is open from
September through November on the weekends, please see our website
for exact dates of operation. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards,
Visa/MasterCard, Discover. We have an eight acre cornmaze and
nineteen other activities for all ages. Including a marshmallow
maze, tire maze, rope maze, fortune maze, mist maze, shuffleboard,
corn hole, four square, duck races, corn snake, tractor raceway, a
goat walk, and much more all for one admission price.
Second Wave Coffee & Books - pumpkins for sale in the
shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- harvested and laid out on the
ground or lawn, Fall festival, concessions / refreshment stand,
restrooms, picnic area, picnic area (bring your own food), birthday
parties, weddings and wedding parties, group reservations
South Lake Drive, Lexington, SC 29072. Phone: (803) 693-5746.
Alternate Phone: (706) 304-9494. Email:
email@example.com. Open: Monday 8 am to 7 pm Tuesday 8 am to
7 pm Wednesday 8 am to 7 pm Thursday 8 am to 7 pm Friday 8 am to 10
pm Saturday 8 am to 10 pm Sunday 9 am to 5 pm. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Pumpkin Patch beginning
October 11th to the 31st. Payment: Cash, Debit cards,
Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx.
Click here for our Facebook page. NEW EVENING HOURS! Pick your
pumpkin, games for kids, smore station, AND - special Pumpkin Bash
with coffee and drink specials for all ages!! We also serve beer and
wine!! As always - call ahead and we will stay open later for groups
and special events - :-). (ADDED: October 06, 2019)
- corn maze, hay rides, pumpkins
3086 Beaver Dam Creek Rd,
Newberry, SC 29108. Phone: 803-924-1759. Open: September -
October Friday 6-10 pm (Flashlights Only for the Maze after
Dark), Saturday 10 am -10 pm, Sunday 2-6 pm. Our fall activities
include a 7 acre corn maze, hay rides, goat viewing area, and
many other farm yard games for children of all ages to enjoy.
These activities include a huge corn box, pumpkin bowling,
pumpkin tic tac toe, pumpkin checkers, corn hole, ski ball,
volleyball area, mini hay maze, and several others. We have ten
picnic tables which are great for relaxing and/or enjoying a
packed lunch from home. We also enjoy hosting birthday parties,
youth groups or corporate gatherings during our fall season.
Our fall activities include a 7-acre corn maze, hay rides,
pumpkin patch, livestock viewing, along with many other
activities for kids of all ages. Week nights during our fall
season may be reserved/booked for groups. The farm may also be
reserved/booked for special events throughout the year upon
availability. Their Facebook page reports (July 26, 2019)
admission prices are $10 for Adults, $8 for Children/Students
3-18, Children 2 and Under are Free. Payment: cash or check.
Lever Farms - pumpkins for sale in the shop or
farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch-
already gathered from the field, Fall festival, kiddie (mini)
corn maze, wagon rides, farm market, porta-potties, farm animals,
birthday parties, school tours, group reservations
Highway 34, Pomaria, SC 29126. Phone: 803-321-5952. Email:
Levers@LeverFarms.com. Open: Every Saturday in October
10am to 5pm; Monday to Friday by appointment. Directions: From
I-26 take exit 74 onto SC highway 34. Turn East on SC highway 34
towards Winnsboro. Lever Farms is located 7.5 miles from I-26.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check.
Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: September 29,
- Hinnant Farm
- Strawberries, Blackberries, Blueberries, Peaches, Pumpkins
3 miles west of Eutawville on Hwy. 6. Phone: 803-492-3788.
8 AM-6 PM. Strawberries (Apr-Jun) Blackberries, Blueberries, Peaches
(Jun-Aug) U-Pick and We-Pick Sweet Corn & Other Vegetables
- Clemson Sandhill REC Fall Festival - Fall festival, haunted corn
maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, porta-potties,
900 Clemson Road,
Columbia, SC 29229. Phone: 803-699-3187. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: October 23rd to 25th and October 30th to
November 1, 2014; from 7pm through 10pm.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: in
northeast Richland County, across from the Village at Sandhill.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only.
- Columbia State Farmers Market - Harvested pumpkins, wholesale &
1001 Bluff Rd., Columbia, SC. Phone: 803-737-4664. Directions: across from
Williams-Brice Stadium. Open: Year round. Call for hours.
- Dorr Farms - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand,
pumpkin patch-pick in the field where they grow, pumpkin patch-
harvested and laid out on the ground or lawn, tractor-pulled hay
rides, Honey from hives on the farm, restrooms, picnic area (bring
your own food), school tours, group reservations
5225 Dorr Acres,
Gable, SC 29051. Phone: 803-495-2639. Email:
email@example.com. Open: October 1 to October 31 9am to 6pm.
Directions: 5225 Dorr Acres Road Gable SC 29051 378 East, Right onto
Brewington Road, 1.5 miles, right onto Congruity, go .7ths dirt road
on left. For a map to our farm,
click here. Strawberries April to June Blackberries June to July
Blueberries May to August. Payment: Cash, Check, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP
Vouchers. (UPDATED: January 28, 2017)
- Willard Farms -
Minimizes chemical and pesticide use,
corn maze, pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, tractor-pulled hay rides, wagon
rides, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic
area, face painting, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties,
school tours, events at your location (call for info)
Brick Church Road Highway 527, Gable, SC 29051. Phone: 803 938 2814.
Alternate Phone: 803 938 3188. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Monday through Saturday 8am to 7pm;
Sunday's will be closed until April; Sunday hours in April are
2pm to 6pm. Directions: to Willard Farms, From Florence, I-95 South
to exit 132. Right at stop sign onto highway 527. Farm is 1 mile on
left. From Columbia or Sumter, highway 378 east to intersection of
378 and 527. Turn right onto 527. Proceed 2 miles and farm is on
right. Click here for a map and directions.
Click here for a map and directions. We
minimize use of pesticides and other chemicals. Payment: Cash,
Check, SFMNP Vouchers. We will offer new things for our spring
strawberry season and fresh from our fields vegetables, and offer
Community Supported Agriculture(CSA) programs that will fit any
budget. Plan your strawberry trip to our farm and you definitely
will not be disappointed. We offer group packages and welcome
groups, schools, organizations. As a continuation of our delicious
strawberry tours, pumpkin patch and corn maze are offered in the
fall. Bon Fires, Weenie Roasts, Marshmellow Toasts still happening
here by appointment. Birthday Parties*, Corporate Parties, Weddings