Looking for a local pumpkin patch, maize maze, hayride, gourds and other Halloween activities in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire in England?  Scroll down this page and you will see the all of thoses in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire in England, 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 maize 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!

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Updates for September 2020

Most pumpkin patches  and maize mazes usually open by late August, some earlier! Maize mazes usually open in July. You may also want to try the latest fun, Zombie Paintball, see this website!. The world's best pumpkin pie recipe is here. You will find a local Christmas tree farm on this page. If you have any questions or suggestions, feel free to write me!

Pumpkin Patch Listings, by county

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Buckinghamshire (Bucks)

  • Lillingstone Pumpkin Patch - Pumpkins, sunflowers
    Stockholt Farm, Lillingstone Dayrell,Buckingham, UK MK18 5AF. Open: see their Facebook page; they have no published a phone number or even email, so Facebook is the only way to reach them. Lillingstone Pick Your Own is Buckingham’s original pumpkin patch which opened it’s Farm gates for the first time in October 2018.  (ADDED: 31 August 2020 JBS)
  • Peterley Manor Farm - pumpkins, PYO Apples, plums, cherries, red and blackcurrants, raspberries,  beetroot, broad beans, French beans, mange-tout, peas, runner beans, spinach
    Peterley Lane, Prestwood, Great Missenden. Phone: 01494 863566. Email: hello@peterleymanorfarm.co.uk. Directions: A4128 High Wycombe/Grt Missenden rd. Turn right before Prestwood signed Little Missenden/Amersham. Family run farm shop & PYO. Xmas trees grown on the farm. The farm shop has orchard fruits, soft fruits, vegetables, free range eggs, preserves, honey, pure fruit juices. Facilities: Ample parking, picnic area, plants and shrubs for sale. Pumpkins in October in the farmshop. (UPDATED: October 07, 2017, JBS)


  • Millets Farm Centre -  cornfield maze, pyo Apples, plums, blackcurrants, redcurrants, raspberries,  broad beans, courgettes, French beans, runner beans, spinach, mange-tout, peas
    KMillets Maize Maze, Millets Farm Centre, Kingston Road, Frilford, Nr Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX13 5HB. Phone: 07826132416. Email: events@milletsfarmcentre.com.. Open: mid-July to mid September; daily from 9:30am to 6pm (last entry 4:30pm). Come and get lost in our 19th Maize Maze. Our maze is hastily growing as fast as it can to create the imagery for our theme this year! As in previous years, lots of family fun and games to play in and around our maze. This year, as part of understanding more about life during WWII, our games will cover code breaking, learning semaphore, medal hunt, "aces high" game, taking part in our "keep our country fit" training zone, ration game, and many more.........plus usual bouncy castle and trampolines, as well as three actual real life Military vehicles including a TANK, "popeye" 1940's Willy Jeep and a Dodge hospital truck that was actually there in WWII. Torchlight dates will be Saturday 5th & 12th September - open from 7pm till 10pm (last entry at 8.30pm) (toilets are on site and at the entrance of the kiosk for the maze will be a dedicated catering unit offering hot and cold beverages and light snacks with table, chairs and shade!) Also near the entrance will be our famous Victorian carousel. Go-Karts, Millets Bouncy Castle, Pedal Tractors, Farmyard Frisbee Golf, Woodland Walkway of Illusions. Plus our construction corner (giant building blocks), bouncing farmyard, sand pit, bowling lane, kick-a-ball goal challenge, trampolines and giant connect 4! All found in the courtyard area of the Maze grounds.Millets Farm has over 50 acres of crops exclusively for pick-your-own harvesting. A choice of over 30 different fruits and vegetables can be picked throughout the warmer months and many new varieties of certain crops mean that they are available for a greatly extended season. Pick your own, meet farmyard animals, buy plants and have a go at the jungle maze. The Pick Your Own fields are open daily from 9am to 5.30pm. NOTE: I've visited this farm several times, and found them to be well-organised, neat, and clean! They also have a very extensive garden centre. Blake
  • Peach Croft Farm - PYO: pumpkins, loganberries,  raspberries, black/redcurrants, broad beans, mange-tout, peas, sugar-snap peas, potatoes. Christmas free-range turkeys & geese a speciality
    RRadley, Abingdon. Phone: 01235 520094.  Directions: From S:A4183 Abingdon north to Radley. Keep on peripheral rd - farm on R. From N: leave A34 at first Abingdon North exit. L to roundabout & L into 12 Acre Dr - farm 400yds on Left.  Farm shop open May-August.
  • Rectory Farm - PYO pumpkins,
    Stanton St John, Oxford. Phone: 01865 351677. Email: rectoryfarmshop@farmline.com.  Directions: Off B4027 Islip/ Wheatley rd on outskirts of Stanton St.John. From Oxford A40 Headington roundabout take N dir signed Stanton St. John 2miles. Follow farm signs after 0.75m. Ready picked available. We stock an array of locally produced fruit and vegetables as well as free range poultry and locally made preserves and ice cream.  (UPDATED: 03 April 2016, JBS)
  • The Old Farm Shop - PYO: raspberries,  broad beans, pumpkins, runner beans, spinach, sweetcorn
    Milton Hill, Harwell, Abingdon. Phone: 01235 831247. Email: theoldfarmshop@aol.com.  Free delivery of local orders. Open: MONDAY to SATURDAY 8.30am - 6pm; SUNDAY 8.30am - 5.30pm; OPEN BANK HOLIDAYS. We are a family-run business, producing good quality fruit & vegetables, excellent free-range eggs and great meat. We opened our shop in 1 January 2000 and have grown each year. Our season start with asparagus in April/May. We grow root and topsoil vegetables with a variety of salad. Vegetables include; beetroot, carrots, potatoes (early and maincrop), cauliflowers, cabbage, marrows and pumpkins.  We grow soft fruit with a PYO site and these include, strawberries, raspberries, red, white and blackcurrants, tayberries, jostenberrys, blackberries and green and red gooseberries. We also grow our own apple, pears, plums, greengages, damsons & apricots. In our shop we sell all our produce including homemade cakes with our free range eggs all made daily, jams, chutneys and pickles all made by us with our own produce. We lamb in April - keep and eye on our website, so you can some along and see the lambs, and maybe have a cuddle. You can feed the chickens any time of the year, we sell food in the shop for them. Bring the family along to visit a variety of farmyard animals. Christmas is a busy time of year, so why not take some of the stress away by ordering mince pies, sausage rolls and award-winning pickled onions and shallots, your turkey, beef and all your fruit and vegetables. And just to let you know about our free-range eggs, come along and see the chickens freely wandering around, and then purchase some award-winning eggs with a taste that will make you want to return for more.