Looking for a local pumpkin patch, maize maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in East Midlands, England? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of thoses in East Midlands, 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.
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Pumpkin Patch Listings, by county
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Mr Pumpkin - pumpkin patch-pick in the field where they grow,
corn maze, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, face
painting, inflatables/bounce house
Lime Farm Mansfield Road, Morley,
DE7 6JU. Phone: 07967362215. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Our opening hours for 2019 are: Saturday
/ Sunday 12/13 October Saturday / Sunday 19/20 October Then from
Thursday 24th October right through to Halloween on the 31st; We are
open 10am until 4pm each day. Directions: We are located on the A608
between Derby and Heanor, approximately 4 miles from the centre of
Derby. We are about 60 metres from Broomfield Hall on the opposite side
of the road.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards,
Click here for our Facebook page. Free entry and free car parking
You just pay for the pumpkins you pick which are priced depending upon
size, from Â£2 each. There is also a charge for other activities (for
example bouncy castle, face painting etc) We also have our Witches
Kitchen serving hot and cold food and drinks. (ADDED: July 08, 2019)
- The CLA Game Fair at Belvoir
Castle - Faire
Grantham, Leicestershire, Phone: 0870 126 1751. Open: Check website for dates
(usually open during August). It looks like they have discontinued the maize
maze but restarted the country fair.
Heather Cattows PYO Fruit Farm - pumpkins, Strawberries,
Raspberries, Gooseberries, Red, White and Black Currants,
Farm Shop, Cattows Farm, Swepstone Road, Heather, Leicestershire LE67 2RF.
Phone: (01530) 264200. Email:
email@example.com. Directions: On the main Measham to Heather
Road, 10 mins from M (A) 42. Also, prepicked Broad Beans, New Potatoes.
Asparagus cut to order April to June. Open: Daily during the season, Mid
June to August, 10am to 7pm. We now grow 10 acres of traditionally grown
strawberries (8 different varieties), 3 acres of raspberries along with
gooseberries, blackcurrants, redcurrants and blackberries. Broad beans and
sunflowers are also available for pick your own. Pumpkins are available for
pick your own from the beginning of October.n. A.k.a, Cattows Farm Shop.
(UPDATED: June 21, 2018, JBS)
- The Wistow Maze - cornfield
The Estate Office, Wistow Hall, near Great Glen, Leicestershire, LE8 0QF,
Phone: 07884 403889. Open: Check website for dates (usually open 10am - 6pm
daily (last admission 4.30pm) 7 days a week from a Saturday in mid
July through the first Sunday in September;(then weekends only until Sunday
20th September). Enjoy a great day out exploring one of the country's
largest maize mazes, set in 8 acres of living maize and sunflower crop. It's
great exercise for mind and body! Perfect for all ages, with staff/office
outings even more popular than school trips! Refreshments, ice creams and
gifts are available in the FUNYARD. Opposite the maze is the Wistow Rural
Centre with a cafe/bistro, Mediterranean deli, garden centre, model village
(with trains), art gallery and a large variety of other shops (click on WRC
link for more details). Toilets on site.
- Maze In Maize - Maize maze (corn maze), haunted corn maze, straw or hay bale
maze, child-sized haybale maze, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand,
restrooms, picnic area, birthday parties, school tours, events at your
location (call for info)
Sholtsgate Whaplode, Spalding, PE12 6T. Phone:
07774 764484. Fax: 01406 422351. Email:
Click here for a map and directions. Crops are usually available in
July, August, September, October. Open: See our website for current hours:
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Payment: Cash, only.
See this page
for special events. School visits and Corporate days, Starting in
September: Our famous NIGHT MAZE and BARBECUES events! - Corporate Night
Mazes catered for! Our public Night Mazes dates this year are: Saturday 3rd
and Saturday 10th October 2015 - 6.30pm till 10.30pm
- pumpkins, raspberries, strawberries, tayberries
A52 Chapel St Leonards,
Skegness, Lincolnshire, PE24 5UB. Phone: 07771 696001. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Directions: From Skegness take the A52
north towards Mablethorpe. We are situated approximately 1 mile
north of Ingoldmells just before reaching Chapel St Leonards. We are
open June, July, August. Our hours are: 7 Days a week, 9 am to 6
p.m. As well as PYO crops we always have ready picked fruit
available. We welcome orders for large quantities or special
occasions. In the farm shop we also sell our own grown new potatoes,
cauliflowers, cabbage, beetroot, carrots, peas, broad beans,
sweetcorn and salads and pumpkins (October time). Our farm shop will
be open from early June when we will have our first strawberries
available along with the new potatoes and fresh vegetables.
Raspberries and currants follow in early July. Our Sunday Car Boot
Sales start in June and if you want to come and stay at Willows Farm
we now have a small caravan site.
Overstone Grange Farm - Sunflowers, tulips, pumpkins
Overstone Grange Farm, Kettering Road, Northampton, NN3 7XA.
Open: see their Facebook page; they have no published a phone
number or even email, so Facebook is the only way to reach them.
Pick your own sunflowers (summer), pumpkins (October) and tulips
(Spring) on a family run farm near Moulton, Northants. Pumpkin
patch coming October. (ADDED: 31 August 2020 JBS)
Saxby's Cider and Grange Farm Pick Your
Own Pumpkins - pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field,
Grange Farm, Farndish,
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN29 7HJ. Phone: 01933 353666. Email:
email@example.com. Open: Monday, 28 October 2019 at 12 PM to 4 PM (possibly the 7 days leading
up to Halloween - check their Facebook page. Come and pick your own pumpkins on our farm at Saxby's
Cider one day in October. We’ll provide the wheelbarrows and buckets (or you can bring your own) and you
might want to bring the wellies and coats. FREE ENTRY. Pumpkins start from 50p. We have LOADS of
traditional carving pumpkins and LOADS of gorgeous ornamental ones. All shapes and sizes! Come to
Grange Farm in Farndish NN29 7HJ and use the farm entrance on the road between Farndish and Wollaston.
We’ll also be sampling and selling our amazing Saxby’s Cider Apple Juice. Afterwards you can pop into
the cider shop on the yard too. Payment: cash and credit cards.
- Maxeys Farm Shop - pumpkin patch-pick in the field
where they grow, train rides, haunted trail, gift shop,
concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, face
painting, inflatables/bounce house, birthday parties, school
tours, group reservations
Hockerton Road, Kirklington,
Nottinghamshire, NG22 8PB. Phone: 016368145<>66. Open: EVERY DAY
8;30am TO 6pm STARTS 7TH October 2017 UNTIL 31ST October 2017.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit
Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: August 04, 2017)
Nottinghamshire 'Pick Your Own' Pumpkins -
pumpkin patch-pick in the field where they grow, porta-potties
Haywood Oaks Lane, Blidworth, Nottingham, NG21 0PE. Phone:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Open daily from
early October; Times and date to be announced closer to the
time. Directions: Just off the A614.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit
Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: August 07, 2019)
- Saxby's Cider
Grange Farm, Farndish Wellingborough,
Northamptonshire NN29 7HJ. Phone: 01933 353666. Email:
Open: PYO pumpkin picking every day from 17th October to 31st
October - o choose your own pumpkins, you can come on Saturday
afternoon from 2pm to 5pm and Sunday afternoon from 12pm to 5pm
and pick your own. (October 26th and 27th) - Shop hours are
Monday to Saturday between 10 am and 2pm. HALLOWEEN PUMPKINS!!
We have grown some beautiful pumpkins on the farm this year. You
can buy them from our shop on the farm. Or if you’d like more of
an adventure . We have traditional carving pumpkins and some
gorgeous ornamental ones. All shapes and sizes!You bring your
wellies - we'll provide the wheelbarrows. We'll be selling our
cider and apple juice for you to take home too.
Click here for a link to our Facebook page. (ADDED: 31
August 2020 JBS)