Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Yorkshire, England? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of thoses in Yorkshire, 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 August 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
- The Pumpkin Patch Produce - pumpkins for sale
in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field,
Homeland Farm, Catfoss Road, Bewholme, Driffield, YO25 8DX. Phone: 078-903-46717. Open:
Monday to Friday, from 8am to 7pm;Saturday and Sunday,
from 9am to 5pm,September 24 to October 31. Directions: On the A165
Brandesburton to Bridlington turn right onto Catfoss Road,follow the road
for two and a half miles find us on the right side. Payment: Cash, only. We
have a large varity of pumpkins in all shapes and sizes. (UPDATED: September
- Birchfield Family
Dairies - maize / corn maze, dairy ice cream, PYO strawberries,
Summer Bridge, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG3 4JS, UK. Phone: 01423 781792.
Alternate phone: 07763 191458. Email:
Open: from July; 10 am to 5 pm daily. (ADDED: July 13, 2015, JBS)
Maize Maze - Maize maze (corn maze), farm animals, go-karts, inflatables,
and much more
Northern roundabout (A19), Easingwold
bypass, Easingwold YO61 3NG. Phone: 07974 090323. Open: 10am until last
entry at 4.30pm, from July 20th until Saturday 5th September 2015. Payment:
cash or cheque. Directions: Google Map for YO61 3NG. Free Attractions : The
following excellent activities are included in your entry fee: Car park,
Football golf (9 holes), Giant inflatable slide, Go-Karts, Football,
Swingball, Large sandpit & outdoor games & toys, Inflatable fun zone, Magic
Mondays. Our fabulous Animal Pen is a great place for children to come face
to snout with some traditional and exotic friends from around a farmyard.
Our 4 legged friends and includes: Ginger the pig - famous diamond
thief!Goats, Rheas, Pigs (watch out for Ginger!), Chickens & Ducklings,
Sheep, Guinea Pigs, Rabbits. (ADDED: July 13, 2015, JBS)
Lodge Cottage Farm Shop - pumpkins (brought in from the
Crockey Hill, York, NC YO19 4SJ. Phone: 01904 656171. Open: 7 days
a week 12 months a year 9:00 am to 6:00pm; Monday to Saturday sunday 10 am
till 5:00pm. Directions: See their website for directions. Payment: Cash,
Check . (ADDED: October 25, 2011, suggested by a visitor)
visitor writes on October 25, 2011: "great food great prices great pies!
Their produce is from local York-grown farms. They sell award winning Pork
Pies, Award winning Masham Sausages they always have seasonal items like
strawberrys, pumpkins, plants, christmes tress and logs its great prices and
giving local suport to other farms"
- Maize maze (corn maze)
Elvington Lane (B1228), York YO19 5LT. Phone: 01904 607341.
Open: From Saturday July 11th York Maze opens. Be the first to solve this
year's a-mazing design; and then for October half term, come again. The
giant maize maze has been harvested but we have a host of Halloween
activities for young sprites and ghouls. York Maze is not just the largest
maze in the UK it’s an award winning fun filled, day out in the country.
With over 20 different rides, attractions and shows to enjoy York Maze
offers an amazing fun-filled full family day out. (ADDED: July 13, 2015,
- Boston Park Farm
- cornfield maze
South Yorkshire, UK. Directions:
on the A614 between Blaxton and Hatfield Woodhouse. Open: The Maize Maze opens
from the middle of July to the end of October each year, from 10:30am, with
last entry 5pm. Evening visits are by special arrangement. For more information, see these pages:
How To Find Us,
August 28th is Fairy Day at Boston Park. Opening Daily was from 16th July
for Summer. (UPDATED: July 13, 2015, JBS)
The Maize Maze at Cawthorne -
Jowett House Farm, Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4AT. Phone: 01226 791855. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: check
website for dates (usually open during August). Have fun with the quiz
whilst solving yet another unique puzzle. Our team of Maze Masters will
watch over you from the gallery bridges; there to help if required. Enjoy
the village fete atmosphere in the fun field; we have pedal go-karts,
hoppers and bales alongside traditional and themed games/puzzles. Water for
water pistols when it is hot, let the children play the old fashioned way!!
There is a “real charcoal BBQ” offering burgers made from our own beef along
with hot and cold drinks. Take the ever popular vintage tractor ride to our
working dairy farm; find out more out about our cows and see the calves.
Finish your day with our own farm-made “Maizie Moo Real Dairy Ice-Cream.”
You will take home, tired happy children, after a healthy day out in the
countryside. (UPDATED: July 13, 2015, JBS)
Corn Maze and PYO - Maize maze (corn maze),
Jumping Pillow, mini wagon ride, haybale mountain, tyre mountain,
inflatables, pedal carts, PYO strawberries,
Ravensknowle Farm, Pontefract Road,
Purston Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 5AF. Phone 01977 600200.
email@example.com. Open: from 18th July 2015; Farm
Shop & Moo Cafe Open 7 Days A Week; Strawberry PYO Open daily 9am
until 4pm. The Fun Park is 10 acres in size which is massive (you
could fit 8 full size football pitches or 2700 cars in 10 acres)
7 Acres is the actual corn maze. The Maize grows to 8 ft tall.
The Corn Café provides proper coffee the same as we are
famous for in MOO Café. The menu includes freshly cooked burgers,
hot dogs, sandwiches, popcorn, scones with clotted cream and
homemade jam. Alternatively the wrist band you get at admissions
will allow you to wander over to MOO Café and have lunch, see the
animals (in the small open farm) and pop back into the Maze and
fun park later, with no hassle. See we’ve thought of most things!
We also have the ice cream van, with Birchfield Dairies Homemade
Jersey ice cream. Pumpkin Festival: 10:00 am until 4pm; 25th to
31st October; No Admission Charge - Sensible Footware
See this page for more information. (ADDED: July 13,