Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in East-Central Mississippi? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of those in East-Central Mississippi, 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 activities, so if you are looking for popcorn (many types), chocolate, coffee, k-cups or to donate to both the
Scouts and U.S. military troops,
click here and help the Boy Scouts!
Updates for October 2018
Most pumpkin patches and corn mazes usually open by mid September, some
earlier! You may also like a
local zombie event or Zombie Paintball!. The world's best
pumpkin pie recipe is here, and the
crust recipe is here! And we have
canning, preserving, drying and freezing directions. You can access many
pumpkin and other recipes and other resources from the drop down menus at the
top of the page or the site search.
After Halloween, find a Christmas tree at a
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. 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
- Country Pumpkins - dozens of varieties of
Road, Caledonia, MS 3974. Phone: (662) 356-6631.
Open: hours unknown, call first! Directions:
Click here for a map.
A visitor writes on October 19, 2010:
"Absolutely the best pumpkin patch I've been to in the MS or AL
area! Family friendly and a lot of activities to boot! And they
even have an outdoor cafe!
See my blog about my visit here"
- Lazy Acres Plantation, LLC - pumpkins for sale in the shop
or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, cow train rides, corn
maze, pig races, goat walk, we also have pie pumpkins, tractor-pulled
hay rides, Jumping pillow, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand,
restrooms, picnic area, face painting, Jumping pillow, farm animals,
weddings and wedding parties, school tours
596 Lazy Acres Road,
Chunky, MS 39323. Phone: 601-655-8264. Email:
[email protected]. Open: See our website for current
hours. Directions: From Interstate 20 take the Chunky exit (#121). Go
north 1 mile then turn left on Lazy Acres Road. Go 1 mile and the farm
will be on the right.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards,
Click here for our Facebook page. Lazy
Acres Christmas Tree Plantation and Pumpkin Patch is honored to have
grown the most award winning Christmas trees in Mississippi since 1980*.
We have provided beautiful Leyland cypress Christmas trees to the
Mississippi Governor's Mansion, State Capitol, and Agriculture Museum.
- Lazy U Farm - pumpkin patch-
already gathered from the field, corn maze, haunted corn maze,
tractor-pulled hay rides, concessions / refreshment stand,
porta-potties, picnic area, farm animals, birthday parties,
5572 Elon Road, Macon, MS 39341. Phone:
662-361-0237. Alternate Phone: 662-361-0045. Fax: 662-726-5742.
[email protected]. Open: Monday to Saturday 9 am to 6 pm
Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm. Directions: Located 2.6 miles off highway 45
in Macon, MS.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only.
Click here for our Facebook page.
- Greg's Produce Barn @Henry's Ranch (not a
PYO) - pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, and
prepicked produce, restrooms
2080 hwy 12 West, Starkville, MS
39759. Phone: (662) 324 1251. Fax: same. Email us at:
[email protected]. Directions: 5.5 miles west of Wal-mart on
Hwy 12 west, Starkville, Ms. (Longview) Open: Thursday 1200 noon
to 6 pm, Friday 9am to 6pm, Saturday, 9am to 4pm Payment: Cash,
Check. All produce items are farm fresh per season so call for
- Ford's farm pumpkin patch - pumpkins for sale in the
shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the
field, cow train / barrel train rides, corn maze, wagon rides,
gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic
area, picnic area (bring your own food), farm animals, birthday
parties, school tours, group reservations
3704 Scr 33,
Taylorsville, MS 39168. Phone: 601-725-4326. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Month of October, Monday to
Friday school groups reservations only; Saturday 10am to 5pm,
Sunday 1pm to 5pm, Friday - Sunday evenings bonfires by
reservations only. Directions: Approx. 20 miles north of Laurel
,Ms on Highway 15 north,.
Click here for a map and directions. Vegetables May-August,
Pumpkin Patch October, Easter Egg Hunt the week before Easter,
reservations only, birthday parties year round (weather
permitting);. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard,
Discover. Summer crops, squash, watermelons,cantaloupe, tomatoes,
okra, peppers, corn,and various other vegetables.