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

Click on Resources above, if you need a county map

Cardiff

Clwyd (Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Wrexham)

  • Bellis Country Market - pumpkins, Maize maze in August, PYO: Strawberries, Raspberries, Gooseberries, Tayberries, Loganberries, Redcurrants, Blackcurrants, Rhubarb, Peas and Beans,
    Wrexham Road, Farm Holt near Wrexham, Clywd. Phone: 01829 270304. Email: info@bellisbrothers.co.uk. Open: Monday to Thursday 09:00 to 17:00; Friday and Saturday 09:00 to 17:30; Sunday 10:00 to 16:00. Fruit and vegetables from a family farm. Other locally produce foods and bakery. The farm shop has the same selection as the PYO,  including broad beans, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, courgettes, marrow, onions, peas, potatoes, pumpkin, asparagus. Cheese milk, cream, free range eggs, pure fruit juice, locally baked bread, cakes, pies, frozen veg, preserves, honey, candles. Facilities: Ample parking, children's play area, scenic walks, garden centre, tea room, easy access for disabled, toilets, disabled facilities. Crops available through the season: Strawberries, Raspberries, Gooseberries, Tayberries, Loganberries, Redcurrants, Blackcurrants, Rhubarb, Peas and Beans. We also grow a huge field full of fruit in time for spooky Halloween Pick Your Own pumpkins.  We started Pick Your Own Strawberries here in Holt in 1967 and since then many more crops have been made available. Ever since Charles Bellis planted his first strawberry plant ‘Black Prince’ here in 1860 we have been crazy about strawberries and it is not just Pick Your Own that is strawberry related at Bellis’! Maize Maze open in August daily from 10 am to 4 pm. The Maze is suitable for Children aged 12 years and under. In 2018, prices are Adults £1.50; Children £1.50 and Under 3’s FREE. Click here for a link to our Facebook page.   (UPDATED: 21 May 2019, JBS) 

Dyfed (Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire)

  • Brooksgrove Farm - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field,
    Brooksgrove Lane, Haverfordwest, SA61 1XR. Phone: 07854212945. Email: enquiries@brooksgrove.co.uk. Open: We are open seasonally, Please check our website for opening times. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. Our Pumpkin Patch first opened in 2012 and has grown bigger each year. It’s great fun for everyone with literally thousands of pumpkins to choose from. There’s big ones, little ones, orange ones and white ones all grown here at Brooksgrove Farm - it’s quite a spectacle. At Brooksgrove Farm we also run a Daffodils by Post service giving you the chance to send a unique gift of our Pembrokeshire Daffodils to someone special. Take a look at our website for more information. (UPDATED: August 23, 2018, JBS)  (ADDED: February 09, 2016)
  • Heatherton Country Sports Park - hedge maze
    Heatherton Country Sports Park, St Florence, near Tenby, South Wales, Phone: 01646 651025. Email: the_fox@heatherton.co.uk. Open: from Friday 17th July at 10:30am; Last entry to Maze 5pm. The maze is made up of over 5,500 small beech trees. The combination of trees and fences divide up the pathways making it difficult for its challengers to conquer. A number of questions are scattered around the maze, which give clues as to which direction or pathway you should take. Come and challenge yourself and family in our new Maze this Summer. Duration - 30/45 minutes. Heatherton is a free admission attraction, providing a pay when you play facility, allowing customers to choose what they want to partake in before purchasing tickets. Anyone who then does not wish to participate can spectate with no extra cost, but it is guaranteed that once you witness the extensive range of activities on offer, it will be difficult to resist!!
  • Pembrokeshire pumkins - pumpkins, spooky trail, firepit
    Trefaes Ganol Glanrhyd , Moylegrove , SA43 3PF. Phone: 07870-870818. Email: rachelm123@me.com. Open: See website. Picking updates: Click here for updates. Directions: SA43 3PF. Click here for a map and directions. See website for opening days. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. Not only do we have a pumpkin patch, in our flower meadow we have created a SPOOKY TRAIL – Children can runaround, play hide and seek among the spooky hay-bales, and visit the wooded area for a Halloween experience. Weather permitting marshmallows and popcorn can be enjoyed around the firepit. BRING WELLIES – it can be muddy! We can provide wheelbarrows and trugs for the pumpkins but you may need something to put them on in the car.  There’s plenty of parking for cars and broomsticks in the field above the Pumpkin patch. Due to the current Covid situation it will be a great help if you are able to let us know which day you’d like to visit and and the approximate time, this will help us ensure you have a safe pumkin picking experience.(ADDED: September 11, 2020)

Gwent (Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Monmouthshire, Newport, Torfaen)

  • Clearwell Farm - Uses natural growing practices, 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, corn maze, haunted corn maze, kiddie (mini) corn maze, we also have pie pumpkins, Fall festival, Cider mill (fresh apple cider made on the premises), gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, picnic area (bring your own food)
    Clearwell Farm Michaelston-y-fedw, Cardiff, CF3 6XT. Phone: 07747002467. Email: david@clearwellfarm.co.uk. Open: From mid October to 6. Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: We are easily found by using CF3 6XT or NP10 8RW postcodes We can be found in Google maps. Click here for a map and directions. Maize maze August to mid September Pumpkins 2nd half of October Christmas trees late November to late December. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, ApplePay, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. We have a great fun 5 acre maize maze , light refreshments and some socially distanced fun with occasional visits other entertainment - see Facebook for details. In October there are various Halloween events centred around the thousands of pumpkins and unusual gourds, large and small. Christmas is a wonderful family tradition for many families , choose a tree from thousands in our forest , it will then be cut and netted by our forest elves. Have a snack whilst listening to the magic singing reindeer- you may even see Santa. (ADDED: August 05, 2020)

Gwynedd 

  • Abersoch Maize Maze - cornfield maze
    Cim Farm, Abersoch, Pwllheli, Gwynedd, Wales. Phone: 07967 050170. Open: It looks like this one closed down a few years ago, but I can'tconfirm that. Check website for dates (usually open during August).

Mid Glamorgan (Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taf)

Powys

  • Cantref Adventure Farm - Maize maze, Fall festival, tractor-pulled hay rides, jumping pillows, haunted house, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, pony rides, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    Upper Cantref Farm Cantref, Brecon, LD3 8LR. Phone: 01874 665223. Email: info@cantref.com. Open: Maze during the month of August, Halloween acticities in late October; Saturday 24th October - Sunday 1st November 10:30 am to 5:30 & Thursday 29 Thursday, Friday 30 Thursday, Saturday 31st October from 5;30p;m. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking updates: Click here for updates. Directions: From Brecon, take the A40 towards Abergavenny and take the first left turning and follow the brown horseshoe tourism signs. Click here for a map and directions. Our giant Maize Maze is a living growing maze. A gigantic 5 acres of a–MAZE-ing fun for the whole family. October half term, we promise it will be more fun than ever before!!
    Halloween Bingo, Snap, Arts & Crafts, Skeleton building & Much More!!! Bring out your spooky ideas and get creative at Cantref Adventure Farm's Halloween Party!
    We're having a Fancy Dress Competition so find your scariest costumes and give us a fright!!! Also there's a Spooky Prize for every paying child who enters our Frighfully Fun Treasure Hunt! so get your thinking caps on & follow the clues around the farm! Our Halloween Boo Barn is open & Mr Ev's will be Spooktacular in his Halloween Show!! The popular event of Pumpkin Launching is back too so why not enter the competition & see if you can beat your brothers & sisters, mums & dads or your grandparents!! Step on our Halloween Tractor & Trailer Ride and see if you can see anything Spooky??!!Fun By Day - Facilities include Boo Barn, Scary Castle, Pumpkin Launching, Pumpkin Carving and the Mr Ev's Halloween Show; Scary By Night - Facilities include Fright Night Show, Scary Castle, Haunted Tractor and Trailer Ride and Pumpkin Launching. Payment: Cash, Cheque, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Award Winning All Weather Farm Attraction Live Shows every half hour throughout the day.

South Glamorgan (Cardiff, Vale of Glamorgan)

  • Clearwell Christmas tree farm - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- harvested and laid out on the ground or lawn, Cider mill (fresh apple cider made on the premises)
    Clearwell Farm Michaelston-y-fedw, Cardiff, CF3 6XT. Phone: 07974 474190. Email: christmas@clearwellfarm.co.uk. Open: Limited opening times 2019 Sunday 20th October 21st - 24th October CLOSED Friday; 25th October until 31st October Open Opening time strictly12;00 midday until 5pm last am;ssion 4;30pm Bad weather May force closure - phone 07974474190. Directions: Signed from A48 Castleton and from Bassaleg Use Satnav CF3 6XT or NP10 8RR. Click here for a map and directions. Pumpkin patch at Clearwell Christmas Tree Farm Family fun to pick your own locally grown pumpkin from among our enchanted Christmas tree forest.  As Haloween approaches day by day , Our Pumpkins in their forest lay; Good scarecrows guard the way, And keep the evil witches at ba.  Come to Clearwell farm and find your pumpkin today. You May get wet and muddy bring wellies and outdoor clothes, but that's the fu. Very bad weather May cause closure , check facebook page. No entry charge , pumpkins from £1 Minimum Card payment £10. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. (ADDED: October 16, 2019)
  • Hendrewennol Fruit Garden - UPDATE for 2019: They are permanently closed
    Bonvilston, Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan CF5 6TS.  Click here for our Facebook pageThe owner writes on May 20, 2019: "We have had an enquiry via your website which has prompted me to advise you that Hendrewennol PYO Fruit Farm has very sadly had to close. The farm house and land has been sold and is now a private residence." (UPDATED: May 14, 2019, JBS)  (ADDED: September 21, 2013)

West Glamorgan (Neath Port Talbot, Swansea)

  • Penyfodau Fawr Farm - 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, Fresh eggs, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties
    Swansea, Swansea , Sa4 4ln. Phone: 01792 892845. Email: Id.jones2006@hotmail.co.uk. Open: October 11th till Halloween 9 till 4:45 everyday. Directions: Just off days roundabout in garngoch. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. (ADDED: September 29, 2019)

 

 

 

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