This post is from 2012, check out all the fall fun with updated info for 2013 HERE.
It’s fall time and that means it’s pumpkin and hayride season! Here’s a listing of different events at local area farms and pumpkin patches. Don’t miss the fall fun! There’s plenty of affordable activities for the whole family.
Linvilla Orchard | linvilla.com
137 West Knowlton Road, Media, PA 19063
Pumpkinland Harvest Festival – Enjoy a hayride through the fields and see the colorful, changing leaves on the orchard trees. Pick as many apples as you can carry. Then run with the kids through the straw bale maze, fling apples using Linvilla’s giant slingshot, take a Hayride to the Witches House and stay warm toasting marshmallows by a crackling bonfire.
Cost: Harvest Hayrides $6, Train Rides $3, Pony Rides $6, Facepainting $6+, Straw Bale/Corn Maze $4 each/$6 both, Autumn Moon Hayrides $7, Hayrides to the Witches House $8
Shady Brook Farms | shadybrookfarm.com
31 Stony Hill Road, Morrisville, PA 19067
Fall Fest – Fall Fun is NOW In Season at Shady Brook Farm! Bring the family for a day of fun down on the Farm! Enjoy wagon rides, pick-your-own pumpkins (and apples on select days), GIANT corn maze, Inflatable attractions and lots more! ALL NEW for 2012! Come for the day, stay through the night!
Cost: $12 includes all activities
Merrymead Farm | merrymead.com
2222 Valley Forge Road, Lansdale, Pennsylvania 19446
Fall Harvest Day Weekends are held every Saturday and Sunday during the month of October. Enjoy Scenic Tractor Hayrides Around the Farm, Wagon Rides for Children, 700 Ft. cornstalk Tunnel, Children’s Games, Pumpkin Painting, Inflatable’s, Harvest Slinger, Farm Animals, 5 Acre Cornfield Maze and more. Public Weekday Hayrides are every week in October: Tuesday through Friday 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM and 4:00 PM
Cost: Tickets are $0.75 each. Family Special Pack: 30 Tickets for $20.00
Johnson’s Corner Farm | johnsonsfarm.com
133 Church Road, Medford, NJ 08055
Fall Festival Weekends include Live Music, Cornstalk Maze, Moon Bounce, Pumpkin Picking Hayrides, and our Food Tent, which serves up tasty selections from the grill. There is also gourd picking and apple picking when available. Our Harvest Gift Shop, Animal Farm, and Discovery Barnyard are also popular destinations on a beautiful Fall day.
Cost: Hayrides $3.50, Discovery Barnyard & Animal Farm $7.00 per child, $3.50 per adult or teenager, Moon bounce $3.50, Corn Maze: $3.50
Springdale Farms | springdalefarms.com
1638 Springdale Road, Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
Corn Maze – Ride the Rails to Springdale Station! Learn about trains, trains, trains in this railroad theme maze adventure. Throughout the pathways of our maze, you will find pictures, clues, and games to make this learning process FUN!
Cost: Adults (Age 13+) $10.00 Plus tax, Youths (Age 4-12) $8.50 Plus tax
Milky Way Farm | milkywayfarm.com
521 East Uwchlan Avenue, Chester Springs, PA 19425
Fall Harvest – On the October weekends, the farm is open from 10am-5pm, and free hayrides run continuously to take visitors to the pumpkin patch. An easy walking path is also available for those who choose to stroll to the patch. Weekend visitors enjoy our young farm animals, farm fresh ice cream and other products.
Cost: Hayrides are Free, Pay as you go
Indian Acres Tree Farm | indianacrestreefarm.com
111 Tuckerton Road, Medford, NJ 08055
Pumpkin Picking & Fall Fun – Come out to Indian Acres Farms this fall for Pumpkin Picking Wagon rides, Barrel Train Rides, Bouncy Playground, Hoppity Hop Race Track, Zip Line, Rock Climbing Wall, Giant Pillow Bounce, Live Music, Pony Rides, Face Painting and more!
Cost: Playground is free, Activities are $3.25-$4
Snipes Farm | snipesfarm.com
890 West Bridge Street, Morrisville, PA 19067
Fall Harvest weekends include the Land of Scarecrows, hayrides to the pick-your-own pumpkin patch and apple orchard, the five acre Corn Maze, the labyrinth walk, children’s wooden maze, Halloween Hollow playground, Ol’ Time Farm Museum, face painting, pumpkin painting and live barnyard animals. Enjoy live music on October weekend days.
Cost: General Admission $7 (includes the Land of Scarecrows, hayride, the labyrinth walk, children’s wooden maze, Halloween Hollow playground, live music, the Ol’ Time Farm Museum and live barnyard animals), Harvest Package $12.50 for adults, $10 for children 12 and under (Combines all activities included in the general admission plus entrance to the Corn Maze)
None Such Farm | nonesuchfarms.com
4493 York Road, Buckingham, PA 18912
Pumpkin Festival – Don’t miss the annual Pumpkin Festival on None Such Farm! The festival has been running for over 15 years. It has changed over the years, but one thing remains the same, it is still a fun day on the farm. The Pumpkin Festival runs weekends in October, 10 am to 4 pm. Pig roasts every weekend during the festival.
Sleepy Hollow | sleepyhollowpumpkinpatch.com
881 Highland Road, Newtown, PA 18940
Sleepy Hollow Pumpkin Patch – In addition to the pumpkin patch hayrides, there are lots of other activities for your family to enjoy. Kids can take a pony ride, or play on any of the inflatable attractions. Come try your hand panning for treasure, or see if you can hit your target with the corn cannon. Venture through the corn maze. The perfect place to spend an autumn afternoon!
Cost: Hayrides $2, Any Pumpkin $5, Hayride, Pumpkin & Corn Maze Deal $10
The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place | sesameplace.com
100 Sesame Road, Langhorne, PA 19047
The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular – Visit Sesame Place during its month long celebration of Halloween—The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular. On Saturday, September 29, 2012, Sesame Place will be transformed into a not-too-spooky Halloween haven featuring two themed mazes, a character hayride, three Halloween shows and everyone’s favorite Sesame Street friends dressed in their Halloween attire.