This page provides a
detailed list of Fresno-Monterey area of California's pumpkin patches, corn mazes, hay rides
and other Halloween farm stuff!! Click here to see the listings of pumpkin patches, corn mazes and farms in Fresno-Monterey area of California or just scroll down the
page! 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. All should 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 all information, they don't always report changes to me!
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On our Pick-your-own website, we also have pages with our own
instructions on canning, freezing and drying many other fruits and
vegetables, such as how to make jam, apple
butter, applesauce, spaghetti
sauce, salsa, pickles,
ketchup or freezing
corn (these links open new pages, just close them to return here). Be sure to come back at Christmas if you are looking
for a cut-your-own Christmas tree farm!
Look at the bottom of the page for links to resources on home canning, picking
tips, recipes, etc..
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more to add and feedback about any patch, stand or farm you have visited, so write me using the Feedback
form! And if you have
a farm and want to add it or correct the information, please click on Add My Farm!
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Remember: ALWAYS call (or follow the link to the farm's own website, if the name
is a blue link) to confirm the information before you go! They may close,
run out or change events, times, etc. without notifying me!
- Ens' Vintage Estate - pumpkins, pumpkin
patch-pick in the field, horse-drawn hay rides, restrooms, farm
Herndon Avenue near Hwy 99, Fresno , CA 93723. Phone: (559)
firstname.lastname@example.org. Directions: Please call And for a map to
click here. Crops are usually available in May, June, July,
August, September, October, November. Open: By appointment. You can
contact us by phone either at the barn (559) 269-3143 or (559)
275-2912 Pumpkin picking, all varieties, colors and sizes and
HORSE-DRAWN WAGON RIDES Oct/Nov only, weekends by appointment.
Beautiful wagon holds 12, circles farm, see the San Joaquin River
meet our Giant English Shires (fee for excursion) Payment: Cash,
only. BROWN EGGS available year round. POMEGRANATES, Dried luffa
sponges, Blue Lake green beans, Okra, Brussels sprouts Farm friendly
Llamas! Tours for Home Schoolers available w/picnic area.
Farmer Hobb's Pumpkin Grove - pumpkin patch- already
gathered from the field, corn maze, child-sized haybale maze,
tractor-pulled hay rides, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand,
restrooms, picnic area, face painting, birthday parties, school
14265 E. Goodfellow Avenue, Sanger, CA 93657. Phone: 559-875-8150.
email@example.com. Directions: Take Central 1 mile East of
Academy or Goodfellow 4 miles West of Reed.
Click here for a map and directions. Crops are usually available
in October. Open: for school tours through out October; Open to all
the last two weekends of October - 18 and 19, 25 and 26 from 11:00
am till 5:00 pm.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Payment:
Cash, Visa/MasterCard. Weekend Pumpkin Patch and Weekday School
Tours include The Funfilled Forest and Corn Maze, Hayrides, Straw
Bale Maze and Corn Kernel Pit, the Pumpkin Patch, the Picnic Play
Area and fun with the many characters that live at Pumpkin Grove.
There's also good food, a bootique, games and music on weekends plus
a wide variety of pumpkins, corn stalks, gourds and Indian corn to
decorate your home. (ADDED: September 03, 2008)
Hillcrest Christmas Tree and Pumpkin Patch - pumpkin
patch- already gathered from the field, train rides, corn maze,
tractor-pulled hay rides, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms,
picnic area, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school
Reed And Adams, Reedley, CA 93654. Phone: 559-638-2762.
Alternate Phone: 559-917-6774. Fax: 559-638-2762. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Seasonal weekends from 10 am to 5
pm. Directions: Reed and Adams, 2 miles north of Reedley College on
Reed. Pumpkin Patch - last three weekends in October Christmas Tree
Season - opens the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Payment: Cash,
Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Blossom Trail Train open first
3 weekends in March, with the last weekend being "Railfest" with
trains from all over the west. Also call about "Pajama Christmas",
our Christmas night event, the weekend before Christmas, with
cookies, hot cocoa, steamy train rides, Santa and live music around
the fire. (ADDED: July 15, 2010)
Lucky H Ranch Pumpkin Patch & Christmas Tree Farm -
pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered
from the field, Fall festival, corn maze, straw or hay bale maze,
child-sized haybale maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, wagon rides,
snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals,
birthday parties, school tours, events at your location (call for
10222 East Clarkson Avenue, Kingsburg, CA 93631. Phone:
email@example.com. Open: October 1 to October 31 Group
Tours and Field Trips: Monday to Friday, from 9am to 1pm Open to the
public: Wednesday to Friday, from 3pm to 7pm Weekends: Saturday to
Sunday, from 10am to 7pm Wagon Rides and Food on weekends only in
the month of October; November 1 to November 21 Open to the public:
Wednesday to Friday, from 3pm to 7pm Weekends: Saturday to Sunday,
from 10am to 7pm. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Straw
Bale Pyramid, Lots of Photography Opportunities, Farm Fresh Eggs
(Special Order Only), Pumpkins, Gourds, Indian Corn, Sunflowers,
Mums, Straw Bales, Corn Stalks,. (ADDED: August 01, 2010)
A visitor writes on November 18, 2009: "I loved it. It is the
most family friendly experience around."
Pumpkin King Farms - pumpkins, winter squash, U-pick and
already picked, farm market, concessions / refreshment stand,
porta-potties, picnic area, face painting, Bounce house, pony rides,
birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
W. Shaw, Fresno, CA 93704. Phone: 559 240 5516. Alternate Phone: 559
658 2006. Fax: 559 658 2006. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: October 1 thru 31 7 days a week from
9 am to 9 pm.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions:
100 W. Shaw Ave, Fresno, CA 93704 Were located on the North West
corner of W. Shaw and N. Blackstone in Fresno, CA Just one block
west of California Highway 41 at the Shaw Avenue exit.
Click here for a map and directions. October 1 thru 31st.
Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard.
Click here for our Facebook page. Great Pumpkin Blood Drive
Saturday October 20 and Sunday October 21, 2012 from 9 am to 4 pm.
(UPDATED: August 05, 2012)
The Raven's Gate Haunted Attraction - pumpkin patch-
already gathered from the field, Fall festival, child-sized haybale
maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, haunted house, haunted rides,
haunted trail, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand,
porta-potties, picnic area, birthday parties, weddings and wedding
parties, school tours
14295 East Adams Avenue, Parlier, CA 93648.
Phone: 559-343-DARK. Email:
info@TheRavensGate.com. Open: October Wednesday through Sunday
from 6 pm to 10 pm; Attractions begin at dusk; Friday and Saturday
open until midnight; See website for more details about hours and
days of the week; Open Halloween.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions:
From highway 99 going south: Take the Adams Avenue exit east. From
highway 99 going north: Take the Manning exit east. Left on Academy,
right on Adams Avenue. We are located on Adams Avenue between
Academy and Newmark.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards,
Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx.
Click here for our Facebook page. We have the Central Valley's
only non-scary Trick-or-Treat forest for children 8 years old and
under. Children will feel free to knock on doors for candy treats
and enjoy a fall experience without any fears or scares of
Halloween. The magical forest is inhabited by kind fairies and
beautiful princesses, happy witches and scarecrows. Each child's
journey ends in a happy pumpkin patch dressed merrily in a fantastic
fall display. (ADDED: September 07, 2012)
Satterstrom's Tree Farm
moved to Oregon - see their
- pumpkin patch, hayrides, haunted
house, haunted forest, haunted hayrides
41255 Road 40, Reedley, CA 93654-9140.
A Single Palm Pumpkin Farm - pumpkin patch-pick in the
field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, corn maze,
straw or hay bale maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, gift shop,
restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and
wedding parties, school tours, events at your location (call for
10635 W. Barstow Avenue, Fresno, CA 93723. Phone:
email@example.com. Open: Monday to Friday, from 9 am to 6
pm; Saturday and Sunday, from 8 am to 6 pm. Directions: 5 miles west
of 99 on Shaw - North on Dower (one street past Dickenson), left on
Barstow - Look for the 150ft tall palm tree! (4 miles west of the
Island Water Park).
Click here for a map and directions.
We are a 7 acre pumpkin farm with 1000's of pumpkins in the field. We
only charge for the pumpkins! $5 any pumpkin includes: Entrance,
Parking, Corn Maze, Barn Hay Maze, Tractor Pulled Hay Rides, 7ft;
Giant Pumpkin (for pics), Animals and Family Fun.
Check. (UPDATED: September 03, 2010)
Sumner Peck Ranch Farm, Fruit Stand, and Winery -
Minimizes chemical and pesticide use,
pumpkins, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin
patch-pick in the field, Honey from hives on the farm, gift shop,
concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area
Lone Oak Ave, Sanger, CA 93657. Phone: 5597089317. Alternate Phone:
5598223301. Fax: 5598222027. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: 7 days a week Markets: 8 am
to 6 Pick Your Own: Please call for hours 559 am to 708 am to 9317.
Click here for a map and directions. We minimize use of
pesticides and other chemicals. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards,
Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: May 19, 2011)
Harvest Hollow Ranch - pumpkin patch-pick in the field,
pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, corn
maze, haunted corn maze, corn cannon, tractor-pulled hay rides, snacks
and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, face painting, Bouncy
castle or moon bounce, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours,
events at your location (call for info)
South 21st Off W.
Grangeville Blvd., Lemoore, CA 93245. Phone: 559-210-2114. Email:
email@example.com. Open: Pumpkin Patch hours: Daily
12 pm to 6 pm Corn Maze hours: Thursday to Sunday 12 pm to 6 pm
Haunted Corn Trail hours: Friday and Saturday 7 pm to 10 pm Halloween
week Thursday October 28 to Sunday October 31 Field Trips: 9 am to
Noon Older groups are welcome to rent the corn maze at night for a
moonlight/flashlight corn maze adventure (separate from the Haunted
Trail) See our webpage for all hours of operation.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Pumpkin
Click here for updates. Directions: West on W. Grangeville Blvd.
from Highway 41 South on 21st from W. Grangeville Blvd.
Click here for a map and directions. Pumpkin Patch is open daily
from Noon to 6 pm with a vast variety of pumpkins, gourds, squash,
Indian corn, "pop" corn, and other festive merchandise; Also, try out
our pumpkin launching cannon!! Corn Maze is open to public Thursday
through Sunday Noon to 6 pm and open for field trips from 9 am to Noon
during the week; Hayrides run during the same hours as corn maze;
Haunted Corn Trail is open Friday and Saturday 7pm to 10pm and open
the week of Halloween from Thursday, October 28th through Sunday,
October 31st from 7pm to 10pm; Our local high school drama department
is acting as our "ghouls" this year! Please see our website for more
details or contact April Groefsema for more details!! We offer
Military, School, and Senior discounts!! Come and see us this Fall!.
Payment: Cash, only.
Click here for our Facebook page. Come shoot our Pumpkin Launching
Cannon and celebrate Halloween with us for our big bash!. (ADDED:
August 30, 2010)
Lady Liberty Maze at Cobb Christmas Tree Farm - pumpkin patch, corn maze and more
8805 North Highway 41, Fresno, California. Phone: 559-439-0606.
firstname.lastname@example.org. Bring your family and friends and try to navigate your way through
the 2 ˝ miles of twists, turns and dead end trails. Our 6 acre maze
of 10 ft tall corn may "corn-fuse" you, but getting lost is part of
finding fun! Bring a flashlight for a unique night time challenge.
After you conquer the maze, visit our friends in the Animal Farm or
go for a leisurely wagon ride around the beautiful and historic Cobb
Ranch. Pumpkins, gourds, corn stalk and straw bales are also
available to give your home or office the spirit of the season!
Click here for coupons and opening hours!
A visitor writes
on August 15, 2009: "This is the same as the Cobb Ranch listing.
The maze changes each year...it is a corn maze but always cut to
make a picture when viewed from above. During the winter months Cobb
Ranch is a Christmas tree farm and during October it is a pumpkin
patch. There is also a "Pizza Farm" but I am not sure when this
is open. "
The Nunes Family Pumpkin Patch - pumpkin patch- already
gathered from the field, corn maze, straw or hay bale maze, snacks
and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, school tours
Avenue 25, Chowchilla, CA 93610. Phone: 559-665-7741. Fax:
email@example.com. Open: Tuesday to Sunday from 1 pm to
Sundown; Field trips are scheduled from 8 am to 12 pm. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only.
(ADDED: September 05, 2010)
Raisn Hell Ranch Haunted Cornfield - Fall festival, corn
maze, haunted corn maze, haunted trail,
7451 Road 32 - highway
99 At Avenue 7, Madera , CA 93637. Phone: 559-416-1400. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Monday to Thurs:7:00 pm to
10:00 pm, Friday to Saturday:7:00 pm to 11:00 pm, Sunday 7:00 pm to
10:00 pm. Directions: From the North Highway 99 to Avenue 7 West on
Avenue 7 to Road 32 (1/2 mile) North on Road 32 (1/4 mile) Enter
parking lot on East side of the road.
Click here for a map and directions. Raisn Hell Ranch Haunted
Cornfield: October 15 to October 31. Payment: Cash, only.
Click here for our Facebook page. Raisin Hell Ranch was said to
be the favorite new haunted attraction in the Fresno area in 2008.
Now with new scares, more actors and a demented Creative Team, the
2010 Raisin Hell Ranch is sure to be the best haunted attraction in
the Valley! Three terrifying attractions await thrill seekers and
Halloween enthusiasts are sure to get the scare of a lifetime.
(ADDED: October 03, 2010)
Sumner Peck Ranch Fruit Stands and Farms -
Minimizes chemical and pesticide use,
pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Honey from hives on
14860 Highway 41, Madera, CA 93636. Phone: 559-822-3301.
Alternate Phone: 559-355-8669. Email:
email@example.com. Open: 7 days a weeks from 7 am to 7 pm.
Click here for a map and directions. We minimize use of
pesticides and other chemicals. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards,
Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. We no longer have the availability
to do a you pick service however our produce is just as farm fresh
as ever. (UPDATED: November 29, 2009) (UPDATED: October 15, 2012)
- Pumpkin Patch - pumpkins, child-sized
haybale maze, parking provide free, snacks and refreshment stand,
restrooms, pony rides
4808 Highway 140, Mariposa, CA 95338. Phone: 209 7427599.
Directions: Hosted by Longview Stables;1 Mile from downtown
Mariposa,4808,Hwy 140,(Directly behind Spring Hill School)Tel; 209
7427599. And for a map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in October. Open:
October 17th to 30 Thursday, 9am till Dusk. Payment: Cash, Check.
Unicorn rides, free hot cocoa and kids straw bale maze. Name the
miniature foal and win a free horseback riding lesson. (ADDED:
October 07, 2008)
Bear Creek Pumpkin Patch at Fox Creek Ranch - pumpkin
patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the
field, corn maze, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms,
picnic area, school tours
Plainsburg Road And Baxter Avenue, Le
Grand, CA 95333. Phone: (209) 769-2505. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: daily from October 1
through October 31 from 9 am to 6 pm. Directions: Take Highway 99 to
Merced, head east on Highway 140 towards Yosemite, turn right on
Plainsburg Road near Planada. After 3 miles turn left on Baxters
Avenue. Follow signs short distance to Bear Creek Pumpkin Patch at Fox
Creek Ranch. Open daily from October 1 through October 31 from 9 am to
6 pm. Payment: Cash, only. Heirloom pumpkins, corn stalks. (ADDED:
September 20, 2009)
- hayrides, haunted field,
964 Gillette Avenue, Merced, CA 95341 .
Phone: ?. Email:
Click here for their contact form. Open: Last two weeks of October, doors open at 7
pm. Directions: Take Highway 99 to Le Grand Road, exit and follow the
signs. about 20 minutes south east from Merced and about 45 minutes
north of Fresno. Directions can be printed off the Google powered map
on their website. Payment: cash, credit cards. Two horrifying
attractions set in the heart of Merced County’s farmland will have you
begging for mercy. Experience sheer terror in the clutches of Barnyard
Slaughter, an up-close, super intense scare not intended for the feint
of heart that includes mine shafts, cemeteries, and non-stop action.
Or step onto Frightmare Express, our haunted hayride through 10 acres
of zombie-ridden corn that will have you screaming out loud. We also
offer a very family-friendly atmosphere complete with hayrides that
are not haunted and plenty of seating around warm fires where a cup of
our famous homemade cocoa and other assorted homemade treats are best
enjoyed. (Suggested by a visitor, ADDED: October 21, 2011)
A visitor writes on October 21, 2011: "Havent been there but
see their sign on the highway. Have a good website detailing about
- The Barnyard Shopping Village - trick or treating on
Carmel, CA. Call 831-624-8886. SAFETY FIRST!
Date: Sunday, October 31st,
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm.
Please join us in a fun environment of safe and free trick or
treating at our wonderful Barnyard. Costume contests & prizes (most
original, scariest, theme family). Clown entertainment. Face
painting or just add some paint to your costume.
Cardinale Pumpkin Patch - Pumpkin Patch
Monterey County Fairgrounds, Casa Verde and Fairground Rd., Monterey, CA. Phone: (831)373-2871 or (831)632-4100.
Open: October 1-31, 2007, Mon.-Fri. 11 am-6 pm; Sat.-Sun. 11 am-7pm.
No admission charge.
- Earthbound Farm's Farm Stand - corn maze, pumpkins,
7250 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel, CA 93923. Phone: 831-625-6219.
Directions: 3 and a half miles east of Highway 1. Open: year round,
from 8am to 6:30pm Monday thru Saturday; 9am to 6pm on Sundays.
Harvest Festival: free admission. Celebrate the bounty of the season
with an action-packed day on the farm—fun for the whole family! Farm
tours, cooking demonstrations, games and contests are just the
beginning. Take a hay ride, get lost in the Corn Maze, listen to
spooky stories in the tipi, and rush to win the pumpkin scramble and
pumpkin stacking competitions. 11am – 3pm. (10/15).
Ghost Trolley of Old Monterey -
527 Hartnell St., Monterey, CA. Open: Aug. 28-October 31, 2007, 8:30 pm-10 pm. Phone: 831-624-1700.
Admission: $28; kids 2-12 years $9.
Here's your chance to relive the fantastic tales of Old Monterey.
The tour begins at one of Monterey's most notoriously haunted buildings, the
Stokes Adobe. Soon you will be winding in and out of the path of history in the
Ghost Trolley of Old Monterey, visiting locations of recent and historical
sightings. Along the way, you will visit the oldest church in California,
Monterey's historic cemetery, and old legendary adobes to relive the stories of
their inhabitants. If they have less than six people for a tour, they may do a
walking tour. Advance reservations suggested. No kids under five years.
- Do you know of any other pumpkin patches, corn mazes,
or other special Halloween events in this county? Please tell me about them -
here to write to me!
San Benito County
Swank Farms - pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field,
pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, corn maze, haunted corn
maze, corn cannon, prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment
stand, restrooms, picnic area, petting zoo
2600 San Felipe Road (Seasonal) September 23 - October 31, Hollister, CA 95023.
Phone: 831-637-4704. Fax: 831-636-6774. Email us at:
Directions: 1 mile south on San Felipe Road off of Highway 156 We are
located on the north side of the Hollister Airport
Click here for a map to our farm. Crops are usually available in
September, October. Open: Monday to Thursday 10 am to 6 pm (Haunted
Ranch CLOSED) Friday and Saturday 10 am to midnight (Haunted Ranch opens
at 7 pm) Sunday 10 am to 10 pm (Haunted Ranch opens at 7 pm) Our Corn
Maze, Pumpkin Patch, Haunted Ranch and Kiddy Corral are open September
23rd to October 31st. Payment: Cash, Check. Our home ranch located at
600 Aquistapace Road, Hollister, CA is a year round operation. Although
we do farmers markets all year, our season starts off in May with
cherries. We grow six different varieties. We also grow a large variety
of fruits and vegetables, heirloom tomatoes, sweet corn, green beans and
much more. We end our season in November with ornamentals.
- Schott's Pumpkin Patch - Pumpkins, Indian Corn, petting
zoo, hay maze, hay ride and more.
22660 Ave. 192, Strathmore, CA, 93267. Phone: ??. Email:
email@example.com. Directions: Located on Hwy. 65. 5 miles
north of Porterville. From Hwy 99 at Tulare: east on Hwy 137 to
Lindsay, then south 5 miles. From Barkersfield: north on Hwy 99 to
Hwy 65(Sequoia) turn off, then approx 50 miles. Open: October-daily
9am-6pm. Host school field trips (preschool through 2nd grade),
student science center, historical exhibit of local Native Americans
(Yokuts), exhibit of varieties of squash and pumpkins.
Vossler Farms - corn maze, pumpkin patch, snacks and
refreshment stand, picnic area, snacks and refreshment stand, picnic
area, picnic area, school tours
South Mooney Blvd. and Avenue 266, Visalia, CA. Open: See their website for for hours and availability.
Directions: See their website for directions. Payment: .
See this page for
coupons. (Suggested by a visitor, ADDED: July 28, 2010)
Events and related links:
|Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off - From 10 am to 1 pm,
Ukiah Safeway on South State Street. Come see the giant pumpkins!
Food, Music & Fun!!! Call the City Parks and Recreation Department
for more information or to find out how to enter your pumpkin at
|Ukiah Country PumpkinFest
- The Annual Harvest
Street Festival boasts a parade along State Street at 11:00 am on
Saturday and a Fiddle Contest Sunday. Enjoy the continuous live
entertainment, children's carnival, Scarecrow City, arts & crafts
and food booths all weekend in downtown on School Street and in Alex
R. Thomas Plaza. 10 am to 5pm Saturday, 11am- 4pm Sunday. Admission is
|Hopland Fall Passport - Join the Hopland wineries
this weekend and be sure to get your passport stamped at Brutocao
Cellars! Fun, food, and wine for a minimal charge. Sign up to stomp
grapes and win a t-shirt! Info & RSVP (800) 433-3689 $25.00.
|May through Oct
||Orchard Plaza Farmer's Market:
May-October - every Saturday from 8:30am to 12noon at the Orchard
Plaza in downtown Ukiah. Shop for locally grown fruits, vegetables and
other products from the land such as honey, eggs, jams, wool, lavender
and much more. Meet a friend, listen to music, watch a cooking
demonstration and get some fresh air. Local artists display their work
at this social event. Call Lee Rossavick at 707-743-1342 or visit