Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Northeast North Dakota? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of those in Northeast North Dakota, 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
Grand Forks County
- Nelson's Pumpkin Patch - pumpkin patch, corn maze,
2448 20th Avenue N.E., Emerado, ND 58228. Phone:
[email protected] . Open: September 25 to October 31,
Weekdays: 3-6 pm; Weekends: 11 am to 6 pm, Call for special
appointments. No Pets Please. Directions: While traveling on U.S.
Highway 2, take the GFAFB Exit; Go 1-1/4 miles north; 1/4 mile east;
Look for the Big Pumpkin!See their website for more directions.
Payment: See Website. We will be offering hayrides out to the pumpkin patch on weekends.
Weekdays by appointment only! We also offer a campfire for your group event for $35.00.
visitor writes on November 27, 2010: "We have gone every year
since we found it. It is very fun and has a good variety of
activities for kids. There are "porta-potty" restrooms. Easy
location to find. Pumpkins are pricy. Very fun for the family."
- Crocus View Pumpkin Patch - corn maze, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fresh eggs, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties,
petting zoo, birthday parties, school tours
6931 88th Street
NE, Rocklake, ND 58365. Phone: 701-303-0143. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Every Sunday in October from
1pm to 5pm; Possible September Hours; Birthday parties and other
times by request. Directions: It is 2 miles east of the highway
281 / highway 66 junction north of Cando. If you are coming from
the west there is a “Crocus” sign at the turn to go north. It is
4 miles north on the Crocus Road and then a left turn. There are
signs on Highway 66 and on the Crocus Road. Maps are also on
Facebook (Crocus View & Moore Farms) if you need.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. We
sell pumpkins, corn, other garden produce, farm fresh eggs, baked
goods, cider and other items. There are a lot of activities, such
as bale climbs, tire activities, bean bag toss, photo booths, and
other activities we hope to get finished by fall! Please join us
for an rural, outdoor, fall afternoon!.