Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in East Central Ontario? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of those in East Central Ontario, 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!
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New for this year, see our Top Ten list of best pumpkins to make pumpkin pies and for
baking and cooking. Also, our Master List of 100 Varieties of Pumpkins for
every purpose. Then see this page for our easy pumpkin pie from a real pumpkin recipe.
Updates for May 2023
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. If you are looking for pick your own apples with
pumpkins and often also fun activities, see this page.
NOTE: Many farms went out of business in the past 2 years and others are dropping their websites and switching to Facebook pages thus breaking all links to them. If a link is broken
please click the "click here to report a broken link or blank page" so we can find the replacement link! Thanks!
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
Frontenac (Kingston, Inverary)
Fruition Berry Farm - beans, peas, pumpkins, raspberries, strawberries, corn maze, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, prepicked produce, picnic area, wagon rides
3208 Hughes Road, Kingston, ON K7L4V3. Phone: 613-548-3378. Email us at:
Open: We are open every Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm until the end of
October; We will also be OPEN ON THANKSGIVING MONDAY FROM 10 am to 4 PM; Groups
may book an appointment during the week! Directions: From 401 exit Hwy 15 (Kingston exit #623) Travel North on hwy 15 approx 5km. Turn left onto Hughes Road. Travel 2km, berry farm is on the left. We are open June, July, September, October. Corn maze and pumpkin patch September 1st until October 31st. Frontenac County. Payment: Interac and Cash.
- Glocca Morra Farms - pumpkins for sale in the
shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already
gathered from the field, we also have pie pumpkins, horse-drawn hay rides,
Fresh eggs, school tours
1623 highway 15, Kingston, ON K7L 5H6. Phone:
613 547 3101. Email:
[email protected]. Open: September and October open 10 am to
dusk! Wagon rides on weekends only. Directions: Glocca Morra Farms is
located just south of the 401 at exit 623/Hwy 15, When traveling south our
Big Red Barn is on the right side of the road and our Greenhouse and farm
stand along with our home is directly across on the left. Payment: Cash,
only. Our greenhouse is open at the end of April!.
- Waddell Apples - Uses integrated
pest management practices, Pick-your-own apples, pumpkins for
sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin
patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, Cider mill with fresh apple cider made on the premises, gift shop, porta-potties, picnic area,
school tours, group reservations
1345 Washburn Road, Kingston, ON K0H
2N0. Phone: 613-546-1690. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Seven days a week from 10 am to 6 pm,
early August to end October; Store May stay open into November depending on
crop - please check our website for details. Directions: Take highway 401 to
#15 north (Exit 623). Drive 10 minutes north, just past Joyceville. Turn
left at Washburn Road (Lower Brewers Locks). Waddell Apples is the first
driveway on the left (if you get to the lockstation, you've gone too far!)
GPS coordinates: (44.397977,-76.322823).
Click here for a map and directions. We use integrated pest management
practices. Payment: Cash, Debit cards.
Click here for our Facebook page.
Hastings (Bancroft, Belleville, Madoc, Trenton)
Lennox and Addington (Greater Napanee, Odessa)
Prince Edward (Picton)
- Campbell Orchards - apples, corn maze, wagon rides, corn maze, strawberries, farm
1633 County Road 3, Carrying Place, ON K0K 1L0. Phone: 613-962-3751. Email:
Open: see their website; year round, but hours vary by season. Campbell Orchards Facebook page. We have 25 different varieties of Pears and Apples to try! Visit us year round! Campbell's Orchards has 25 different Apple and Pear
varieties to choose from. Such as: Paula Red, Zestar!, Ginger Gold, MacIntosh, Liberty, Empire, Cortland, Royal Gala, Snow Sweet, Ambrosia, Spy,
Honey Crisp and lots more!! Come in to discover Kawartha Dairy Ice Cream (in the summer time), Maple Dale Cheese, Fresh Curds, Local Honey,
Maple Syrup, Our Jams and Preserves, Fresh Baking, frozen fruits and vegetables and sparkling cider. We specialize in very unique and
personalized gift baskets that are made to order or many are ready to go. In the Fall we have a corn maze and wagon rides. Payment, cash, cheque,
debit cards and credit cards. Dogs are welcome as long as they are on a leash and not in the store. (ADDED: April 5, 2021 JBS)
Sunflower Fields Ice Cream Shoppe - corn maze,
haunted corn maze, concessions or refreshment stand, restrooms
886 County Road #10, Picton, ON K0K 2T0. Phone: 613-848-3030.
[email protected]. Open: Fridays 2 pm to 7 pm Saturdays 12 pm
to 5 pm Sundays 12 pm to 5 pm For the month of September.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates.
Directions: From Picton, head south on County road #10 for 5km
towards Cherry Valley. For a map to our farm,
click here. Corn maze is open Fridays 2 pm to 6 pm, Saturdays
and Sundays 12 pm to 5 pm. Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard.
(ADDED: August 30, 2016)