Find a local pumpkin patch

Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other Halloween activities in Huntsville and northern Alabama?  Scroll down this page and you will see the all of thoses in Huntsville and northern Alabama, 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 corn 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!

And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the information, please let me know!   If you are looking for pumpkin weigh-offs and the US and world's largest pumpkins, see this page! Want to do a fundraiser selling pumpkins? See this page!

Finally, my boys are in Boy Scouts and raising money for their troop and their trips and activitites, so if you are looking for popcorn (many types), coffee or to donate to both the Socuts and U.S. miltary troops, click here and help the scouts!

Updates for December 2016

Although most pumpkin patches  and corn mazes are now closed,  it is time to tag your Christmas tree at a local Christmas tree farm (and enjoy a bonfire, smore, hot chocolate and free hayrides, and often Santa visits! And next Spring, you'll want to take your children to a free Easter egg hunt - see our companion website to find a local Easter Egg hunt. In the meantime, you may find a local zombie event or Zombie Paintball!.

The world's best pumpkin pie recipe is here, and the pie crust recipe is here! And we have home canning, preserving, drying and freezing directions. You can access recipes and other resources from the drop down menus at the top of the page or the site search. 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

Cherokee County

Colbert County

  • Down on the Farm - corn maze, pumpkins, cow train, hayrides, farm animals, Christmas trees
    2257 Heaton Road, Rainsville, AL 36986. Phone: 256-638-6200. Open: September 11th through October, Tuesday - Thursday 4:00 to 8:00 pm; Friday 4:00 to 9:00 pm; Saturday 10:00 am to 9:00 pm and Sunday 10:00 to 6:00 pm. (ADDED: September 30, 2009, suggested by a visitor)
  • Isbell's Pumpkin Farm - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, cow train rides, corn maze, straw or hay bale maze, wagon rides, Jumping pillow, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, Inflatables/bounce house, Jumping pillow, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    2998 Aycock Cemetery Road, Leighton, AL 35646. Phone: 256-810-5087. Alternate Phone: 256-412-3046. Email: Isbellspumpkinfarm@gmail.com. Open: September 21 pm to October 31; Monday to Friday 8:30 to 2::00 ( group reservations only) 3:00 to 6:00 (open to the public; Saturday 10:00 to 6:00 (public ) and Sundays 1:00 to 5:00 (public). Directions: Traveling from Moulton ,AL travel West on Highway 157/ alternate 72 , turn left on Gargis Lane beside Whitesell Packing Plant ,( or from Muscle Shoals ) travel through 4- Way stop and continue straight on LaGrange Road about 5 miles, turn right onto Aycock Cemetery Road and farm is located on the left about 1.5 miles . From Russellville take Highway 48 past Tharptown school , continue about 4 miles to highway 87 and turn left , travel about two miles and farm is on right. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. Notes: Hay bales, gourds , pumpkins , and chrysanthemums for fall decoration available,; corn crawl, playground, farm education with milk cow. (ADDED: July 26, 2013)
  • Talleys Farm - pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, prepicked produce, school tours
    460 County Road 129, Crossville, AL 35962. Phone: 256-303-8888. Directions: Located 1 mile off highway 75 between Albertville and Geraldine. And for a map to our farm, click here. Crops are usually available in April through October. Open: Monday through Saturday, 7am to 7pm. Strawberries April 15 to June 5 Pumpkins September 25 to October 31 Tomatoes August 1 to October 31. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: June 27, 2008)

Franklin County

Jackson County

  • Crow Creek Pumpkin Patch - pumpkins, strawberries, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, corn maze, haunted corn maze, prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, tractor-pulled hay rides, petting zoo
    52 County Rd. 56, Stevenson, AL 35772. Phone: 256-437-1044.  Open: I suspect they have closed, but have not been able to confirm it; their website is gone.Directions: From Stevenson, AL., follow AL Highway 117 north approximately 12 miles to Crow Creek Pumpkin Patch. Crops are usually available in May, October. Open: Monday to Friday, 8 am to 5 pm, Saturday 9 am to 5 pm, Sunday 10 am to 5 pm.  Strawberries: May 1 - May 31, Pumpkin Patch: October 1 - October 31, Haunted Hay Ride: October 22,25-29,31. Payment: Cash, Check. Notes: Crow Creek Pumpkin Patch features tractor drawn hay rides to the pumpkin field, petting zoo, corn maze, gift shop, concession stand, corn play bin, picnic area, etc. There is also a Haunted Hay Ride in the latter part of October. It features a 20 minute (approximately) ride through haunted fields, woods, and swamps. For specific times, dates, or to make group reservations, please visit our website. (UPDATED: July 14, 2016, JBS) (ADDED: January 06, 2012)

Lauderdale County

  • The Belue Place - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, cow train rides, corn cannon, tractor-pulled hay rides, farm market, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, face painting, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    1075 Cr 513, Lexington, AL 35648. Phone: 256-366-6277. Alternate Phone: 256-710-0665. Email: thebelueplace@gmail.com. Open: The Belue Place is open on Saturdays 9am until 5pm and Sunday 1pm until 5pm in October; And we are open on weekdays for field trips. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From Anderson Alabama, take cr 49, turn left on cr 513 3/4 miles on right. From Lexington, Alabama, take highway 64 4 miles turn right on cr 49, go 3/4 miles turn right on cr 513 3/4 miles on right. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. Notes: Toddler town will have a corn bin, hayloft jump, both on a smaller scale, and a giant sandbox. Payment: Cash, only. (ADDED: April 20, 2010) (UPDATED: October 12, 2012)
  • McGee Farm - Pumpkins, gourds, turnip, greens, garden, mums, all types of  fall decorations
    8211 Co Rd 7, Florence, AL 35633. (256) 764-5320. (256) 766-2725. Email: info@mcgeefarm.com. From Florence, take Chisholm Rd ( Hwy 17) N from Cox Creek Pkwy. About 8 miles to Zip City. Turn left on Co Rd 8 at sign. Follow signs, or see this page for more directions. Open: April-May, Call for Spring hours, September 30-October 31, Monday to Friday 3 pm-6pm, Saturday 10 am-6pm, Sunday 10 am-5pm, Spring- bedding, plants.  (ADDED: January 06, 2012)

Lawrence County

Limestone County

Madison County

  • The Field of Screams - corn maze, haunted corn maze, hayrides, corn cannon, cow train
    Hwy 72, Brownsboro, AL 35741.  Email: huntsvillemaze@yahoo.com. Directions: East of Huntsville on US HWY 72. Turn North onto Brownsboro Road, we are behind the Post Office. Open: September 11th, 2009 to Saturday, November 7th, 2009; Wednesday to Thursday from  5 PM to 9 PM, Fridays 11AM-11PM; Saturdays 11AM-11PM; Sundays 1PM-5PM; Closed on Monday and Tuesday. Payment: Cash, Check. Notes: Hay Rides are included in admission or 2 tickets per ride. This corn maze is filled with many activities for all ages. At night the maze turns into in Field of Scream. You have to watch your step around every corner and try to navigate your way with out screaming. At night time, they also have a small portion for children that is not haunted. In addition to the corn maze. they have several activities including: corn cannon, cornbox (similar to a sand box, but with corn kernels), PVC slides, Corn tunnel. (UPDATED: July 15, 2016, JBS) (ADDED: August 28, 2009, suggested by a visitor)
    Comments from a visitor on August 28, 2009: "I went last year and had an amazing time! I cannot wait to go this year. They also have camp sites available for an extra charge. This is a great Halloween family trip! "
  • Tate Farms Cotton Pickin' Pumpkins - pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, train rides, straw or hay bale maze, corn cannon, tractor-pulled hay rides, wagon rides, Honey from hives on the farm, prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, face painting, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    8414 A Moores Mill Road, Meridianville, AL 35759. Phone: 256-828-8288. Email: Info@tatefarmspumpkins.com. Directions: Crops are usually available in September, October. Open: Prebooked school tours Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 2:00 pm General Admission hours are Monday through Friday 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm and Saturdays 9:00 am to 6:00 pm; Closed on Sundays. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. 2009 Dates of operation are September 28 to October 31 . Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard. Notes: We grow our own Gourds, Heirloom Pumpkins, Cotton Bolls and Stalks, Wheat Straw. We sale Mums and Corn Shocks for fall decorating. (UPDATED: July 15, 2016, JBS) (UPDATED: August 30, 2009)
  • The Vision - tractor-pulled hay rides, picnic area, picnic area (bring your own food), farm animals, birthday parties, school tours, group reservations
    187 Oscar Webster Road SE, Hunstville, AL 35803. Phone: 256-713-8888. Email: trey@visionministry.org. Open: Hayrides and Bonfires: October 16 to November 7 Availability: Monday-Thursday 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm; Friday 6:00 pm to 10 pm; Saturday 10:00 am to 10:00 pm; Please RSVP by Calling the number above; Reservations are required. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. updates: Click here for updates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions.  The Vision is hosting hayrides and bonfires (complete with s’mores roasting). The Vision is nestled on 350 acres of beautiful woodland in South Huntsville, only 15 minutes from town. We provide the bonfire, s’mores, and hayride—all you have to do is bring your group! Build on this event by bringing out a guitar and singing around the campfire or playing team games on our activities field. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: October 01, 2015)

Marshall County

Morgan County

  • Backyard Barnyard Petting Zoo - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, child-sized haybale maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, wagon rides, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    1026 Brown Road, Danville, AL 35619. Phone: 256-502-9139. Email: ahlawrimore@live.com. Open: Saturdays 10 am to 4 pm for individuals Weekdays for large groups by appointment. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. (UPDATED: September 25, 2011) (ADDED: August 15, 2009)
  • Gullion Farms "Down on the Farm" - pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Horse Drawn Wagon Ride, Milking A Cow, Scare Crow Station, Gathering Eggs, Hay Slide, Hay Ride, Petting Zoo, Story Time, Pony Ride, Roping Station, Hay Jump, Hay Maze, Fishing Corn Jump, Pumpkin Patch
    701 Peck Hollow Road, Somerville, AL 35670. Phone: 256-778-7506. Email: tgullion@hughes.net. Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Milking A Cow, *Horse & Cart Ride, Roping , Hay Ride, Petting Zoo , Hay Slide , Fishing, Gathering Eggs, Corn jump , Scare Crow Station , *Pumpkins , Hay Jump, Hay Maze, Sling Shot Station , *Snacks and Sweet Shop, *Horse Ride , *Pony Ride , Horse Drawn Wagon Ride , Playground with Tire Swings , , * Not included in admission price. (UPDATED: July 15, 2016, JBS) (ADDED: January 06, 2012)
  • Vest U Pick It - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, Honey from hives on the farm, U-pick and already picked, farm market
    3181 Eva Road, Eva, AL 35621. Phone: 256-796-2070. Open: Available end of September Thursday October 31. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, SFMNP Vouchers. (UPDATED: July 15, 2016, JBS) (UPDATED: October 17, 2011)
  • Reeves Peach Farm - Strawberries, pumpkins, tomatoes
    447 Hwy 36E, Hartselle, AL 35640. Phone: (256) 773-9479. Hwy 36 East three quarters mile east of I-65 (exit 328), Open: April 1-October 31, Daily, 8 am-7 pm.  (UPDATED: July 15, 2016, JBS) (ADDED: January 06, 2012)
  • Smith Farms Corn Maze - pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, corn maze, haunted corn maze, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, school tours
    83 Smith Road, Hartselle, AL 35640. Phone: 256-286-0751. Email: smithfarmsmaze@aol.com. Open: Friday and Saturday night in October from 7 pm to 11 pm and every Thursday and Sunday from 7 pm to 10 pm . Directions: from Hartselle, Al-take highway 36 west to Newcut Road on left, Newcut Road to smith road on left. From Falkville, Al take highway 55 west by post office to Newcut Road on right at Massey. follow Newcut Road to third road on right Smith Road. And for a map to our farm, click here.  Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: October 25, 2008) (UPDATED: October 20, 2010)

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