Nothing gets you in the fall spirit more than a visit to the pumpkin patch. Whether you are looking for the perfect spot for family photos or you just want to hand pick the best pumpkin for your front porch, you are sure to find a patch that suits you in this handy list of some of the best pumpkin patches in and around Austin, TX.
Barton Hill Farms
Every weekend from September 23 to November 5, 2017. The farm features a corn maze where the kids can get lost in a 5 acre corn maze, play in a frontier fort or climb on the giant shipwrecked sandbox. They also have a giant jumping pillow and a barrel train ride for the little kids. Enjoy live music, farm animals and of course pumpkins too! Concessions are sold onsite.
Elgin Christmas Tree Farm
Pumpkin Festival on the farm will take place October 14, 15, 22 and 23, 2017. Admission is $7 for kids ages 2-12 and $9 for 13 and up. Parents can enjoy live music while the kids are busy decorating pumpkins, competing in rubber duck races and playing on the playground. Also enjoy hayrides, farm animals, a corn maze and hay jump.
Sweet Berry Farm
Marble Falls, TX
This farm is open from September 23 to November 8, 2017 for fall fun. Closed on Wednesdays. There is no admission cost, you only pay for the activities you wish to participate or just buy a pumpkin. Activities include hay ride, a corn maze, train ride, horse rides, sand art, stuff a scarecrow, face painting and giant jumping pillows. You can also enjoy some home made treats, like ice cream, and buy fresh produce.
Open every Saturday and Sunday in October, Saturdays 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays 1-5 p.m. Pumpkins of all sizes will be available for purchase. The premier event, the Pumpkin Hunt, includes a wagon ride into the Christmas tree fields where mini pumpkins are hidden in the trees. After the Hunt, enjoy pumpkin decorating on the pavilion along with great concessions at the concessions stand and other activities and games. The Evergreen Farms authentic pumper fire truck will again be at the Pumpkin Hunt. The truck will stop on the ride and demonstrate how the hoses and pumps work as well as sounding the sirens along the way. Each child will receive a fire hat after the ride. Admission and Parking are Free
These activities require a $2.50 ticket: Hunt, Launcher, Maze, Pumpkin Races, Train Ride, Golf, Fishing Pond, Spinner, Hop Along Ponies, and Bounce House Face Painting: $2.50-$5.00 Fire Truck Rides: $5.00
The Jersey Barnyard
Last week of September through October. Get your fall on here! Jack o’ lanterns, specialty pumpkins, squash, gourds, decorative corn, corn stalks, ceramic pumpkins, fall decor, mums and fall bedding plants. Free Pumpkin painting with the purchase of a pumpkin. Enjoy Farm Tours, Grade A Raw Jersey milk from 100% grass-fed Jersey cows, Organic Chicken, Pastured Chicken Eggs, Pastured Pork.
Robinson Family Farm
This lovely family owned and operated pumpkin patch is located in the heart of Central Texas. They are open every weekend from September 23rd through October 29th. Come and start your family tradition and start growing memories. Activities include a Pumpkin Patch, Hayrides, Corn and Hay Maze, Kiddie Train and Free Games/Activities. You can purchase individual tickets for the activities you want to enjoy or get a wristband for unlimited fun.
Crowe’s Nest Farm
Come out and enjoy Fall Family Days each Saturday in October from 11AM to 5PM! There will be lots of local vendors selling everything from fresh organic eggs, honey, jam and bread to a variety of hand made crafts. There will also be special events like a raptor show, cow milking demo, snake show, potato cannon booth and much more. Admission is $9 for adults and $7 for kids age 3-12. 2 and under are free.
Texas Big Worm Pumpkin Patch
Free Admission! Come on out and bring the family to pick your own holiday pumpkin. Hay ride, pumpkin painting, animals and more.
Pumpkin Patch at Tarrytown United Methodist Church
For over 30 years, Austin has come to the Pumpkin Patch at Tarrytown United Methodist Church to celebrate the end of summer and pick out pumpkins with friends and family. The Pumpkin Patch is open through October 31 or until all of the pumpkins are gone. Sometimes have to close due to weather or lack of pumpkins, so feel free to contact the TUMC church office (512-472-3111) before your visit.
Bethany United Methodist Church
Pumpkins of All Sizes. Large Variety of Fall Decorations!. Mini Pumpkins and Pie Pumpkins. Enter from Anderson Mill Road at the Main Entrance and the patch is located next to the portable buildings near the covered drop off.
Leander United Methodist Church
The Pumpkin Patch will be open October 16-31, 2017. HOURS: Sunday 12:00 – Dusk, Monday-Friday 2:00 pm – Dusk and Saturday 9:00 am – Dusk. Come out and pick a pumpkin in all shapes and sizes. Stickers, Scavenger Hunt, Activities, and Plenty of photo ops.
Halloween at the Twin Lakes YMCA
Cedar Park, TX
Community is welcome to attend this fun filled family event on October 21, 2017 from 3-8pm. participate in activities, a costume fashion show, concessions, vendors and of course a pumpkin patch. Admission is free.