Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire in England? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of thoses in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire in England, 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 March 2017
Although most pumpkin patches and corn mazes are now closed, it
is time to tag your 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. In the
meantime, you may find 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 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
Peterley Manor Farm - pumpkins, PYO Apples, plums, cherries,
red and blackcurrants, raspberries, beetroot, broad beans, French beans, mange-tout, peas, runner
Peterley Lane, Prestwood, Great Missenden. Phone: 01494
firstname.lastname@example.org. Directions: A4128 High Wycombe/Grt Missenden rd. Turn right before
Prestwood signed Little Missenden/Amersham. Family run farm shop & PYO. Xmas
trees grown on the farm. The farm shop has orchard fruits, soft fruits,
vegetables, free range eggs, preserves, honey, pure fruit juices.
Facilities: Ample parking, picnic area, plants and shrubs for sale. Pumpkins
in October in the farmshop. (UPDATED: July 15, 2015, JBS)
- cornfield maze, pyo Apples, plums, blackcurrants, redcurrants,
raspberries, broad beans, courgettes, French beans, runner beans, spinach,
KMillets Maize Maze, Millets Farm Centre, Kingston Road, Frilford, Nr
Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX13 5HB. Phone: 07826132416.
email@example.com.. Open: mid-July to mid September; daily
from 9:30am to 6pm (last entry 4:30pm). Come and get lost in our 19th Maize
Maze. Our maze is hastily growing as fast as it can to create the imagery
for our theme this year! As in previous years, lots of family fun and games
to play in and around our maze. This year, as part of understanding more
about life during WWII, our games will cover code breaking, learning
semaphore, medal hunt, "aces high" game, taking part in our "keep our
country fit" training zone, ration game, and many more.........plus usual
bouncy castle and trampolines, as well as three actual real life Military
vehicles including a TANK, "popeye" 1940's Willy Jeep and a Dodge hospital
truck that was actually there in WWII. Torchlight dates will be Saturday 5th
& 12th September - open from 7pm till 10pm (last entry at 8.30pm) (toilets
are on site and at the entrance of the kiosk for the maze will be a
dedicated catering unit offering hot and cold beverages and light snacks
with table, chairs and shade!) Also near the entrance will be our famous
Victorian carousel. Go-Karts,
Millets Bouncy Castle, Pedal Tractors, Farmyard Frisbee Golf, Woodland
Walkway of Illusions. Plus our construction corner (giant building blocks),
bouncing farmyard, sand pit, bowling lane, kick-a-ball goal challenge,
trampolines and giant connect 4! All found in the courtyard area of the Maze
grounds.Millets Farm has over 50 acres of crops exclusively for
pick-your-own harvesting. A choice of over 30 different fruits and
vegetables can be picked throughout the warmer months and many
new varieties of certain crops mean that they are available for a greatly
Pick your own, meet farmyard animals, buy plants and have a go at the jungle
maze. The Pick Your Own fields are open daily from 9am to 5.30pm.
NOTE: I've visited this farm several
times, and found them to be well-organised, neat, and clean! They also have
a very extensive garden centre. Blake
(UPDATED: July 15, 2015, JBS)
(UPDATED: October 25, 2013, from their website)
Croft Farm - PYO: pumpkins, loganberries, raspberries,
black/redcurrants, broad beans, mange-tout, peas, sugar-snap
peas, potatoes. Christmas
free-range turkeys & geese a speciality
RRadley, Abingdon. Phone: 01235 520094. Directions: From S:A4183 Abingdon north to Radley. Keep on
peripheral rd - farm on R. From N: leave A34 at first Abingdon North exit. L
to roundabout & L into 12 Acre Dr - farm 400yds on Left. Farm shop open May-August.
(UPDATED: July 13, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: November 04, 2013, from their website)
Farm - PYO pumpkins,
Stanton St John, Oxford. Phone: 01865 351677. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Directions: Off B4027 Islip/ Wheatley
rd on outskirts of Stanton St.John. From Oxford A40 Headington roundabout take N
dir signed Stanton St. John 2miles. Follow farm signs after 0.75m. Ready picked available.
We stock an array of locally produced fruit and vegetables as well as
free range poultry and locally made preserves and ice cream. (UPDATED: 03 April 2016, JBS)
Old Farm Shop - PYO: raspberries, broad beans, pumpkins, runner
beans, spinach, sweetcorn
Milton Hill, Harwell, Abingdon. Phone: 01235 831247. Email:
delivery of local orders. Open: MONDAY to SATURDAY 8.30am - 6pm; SUNDAY
8.30am - 5.30pm; OPEN BANK HOLIDAYS. We are a family-run business, producing
good quality fruit & vegetables, excellent free-range eggs and great meat.
We opened our shop in 1 January 2000 and have grown each year. Our season
start with asparagus in April/May. We grow root and topsoil vegetables with
a variety of salad. Vegetables include; beetroot, carrots, potatoes (early
and maincrop), cauliflowers, cabbage, marrows and pumpkins. We grow soft
fruit with a PYO site and these include, strawberries, raspberries, red,
white and blackcurrants, tayberries, jostenberrys, blackberries and green
and red gooseberries. We also grow our own apple, pears, plums, greengages,
damsons & apricots. In our shop we sell all our produce including homemade
cakes with our free range eggs all made daily, jams, chutneys and pickles
all made by us with our own produce. We lamb in April – keep and eye on our
website, so you can some along and see the lambs, and maybe have a cuddle.
You can feed the chickens any time of the year, we sell food in the shop for
them. Bring the family along to visit a variety of farmyard animals.
Christmas is a busy time of year, so why not take some of the stress away by
ordering mince pies, sausage rolls and award-winning pickled onions and
shallots, your turkey, beef and all your fruit and vegetables. And just to
let you know about our free-range eggs, come along and see the chickens
freely wandering around, and then purchase some award-winning eggs with a
taste that will make you want to return for more. (UPDATED: July 15, 2015,