Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Ottawa, Ontario? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of those in Ottawa, 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!
If you are looking for pumpkin weigh-offs and the US and world's largest pumpkins, see this page!
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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
Ottawa (Metro Ottawa)
Creek Garden Farm - pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, prepicked produce,
PYO vegetables, restrooms, picnic area, wagon rides
928 Oak Creek Rd., Carp, ON K0A 1L0. Phone: 613-836-2613. Email us at:
[email protected]. Directions:
the Directions & Map. Take Highway #417 to the Carp Rd. (Exit 144), go north about 1 km. to Richardson Side Rd, go right for about 1 km. to Oak Creek Rd. and go left about 2 km. to Acorn Creek Garden Farm at 928 Oak Creek Rd. Or follow the signs with the yellow oval at the top to Acorn Creek. . We are open May, June, July, August, September, October. Our hours are: Open Every Day 8 am to 8 pm Except between November 1 and May 1 we may not always be here.
Payment: Cash, only. We take debit (Interact) cards. Orders for prepicked produce can be placed by phone. MelonFest and Pepper Pow. Wow! festival is held every Labour Day Sunday and Monday from 10 am to 4:00 featuring 120 varieties of melons and over 100 peppers. The Farm Market also features Naturally Cindy's jams,
other fresh produce and much, much more. See our website for
Dekok Family Berry Farm - permanently closed
1070 March Road, Kanata, ON K2K1X7. Open: permanently closed. A visitor writes on October 29, 2022: "I was looking at the
list of pumpkin patches on your website. I saw that you were asking about Dekok Family Berry Farm. Just confirming that they have closed, and their farm is
going to be a housing development. :("
- Farmer Bob's Carp - Uses natural
growing practices, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the
3512 Old Almonte Road, Carp, ON K0A1L0. Phone: 613 256 4445.
[email protected]. Open: September 15 to October 30 8 am to 9 pm 7
days a week. Directions: from Ottawa, highway 17 west to highway 49 exit -
Almonte. Turn left. Travel 4.5 kilometers to Corkery Road. Turn left. Travel
4.1 kilometers to Old Almonte Road.We are at the corner of Old Almonte and
Click here for a map and directions. We use natural practices, but are
not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, only.
Click here for our Facebook page.
- Ferme Proulx Farm - Pumpkins, maple syrup, farm market, weddings, school tours,
1865 Chemin O'Toole, Cumberland, Ottawa, ON K4C 1N2.
Phone: 613-833-2417. Email: [email protected]. Open: From
September 20th to October 31 on Saturdays and Sundays and Thanksgiving Monday (Oct. 12th) Weekday time slots available, Available time slots: 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM, 10:45 AM to 12:45 PM, 1 PM to 3 PM, 3:15 PM to 5:15 PM. ANNUAL PUMPKIN FEST Our farm is transformed into a giant Halloween playground. Bring a picnic
and come join us for a ghostly gathering in a country setting, just a few minutes from Orleans and 30 minutes east of downtown Ottawa. The farm also
holds Birthdays, School Visits, Corporate Events, Weddings, Maple Fest, Berries & Veggies, Pumpkin Fest,
Click here for a link to our Facebook page. Online Store, Farm Store.
Strawberry Pick-Your-Own Season estimated opening date of mid-June to mid-July; During the season, we offer 10-13 varieties of strawberries, ranging in
colour from pinkish-red to bright red. Our strawberries are juicy and sweet, perfect for snacking, making jams, or as a healthy dessert. There is nothing
like the taste of Ontario strawberries!
Raspberry and blueberry Pick-Your-Own Season: mid-July until early August. We recommend that you contact us at
613-833-2417 for updates on picking conditionss
Maple Syrup: Short and sweet, sugar bush season is our favourite time of
year. Winters in Ottawa can be a little long, but we know that once the sugar shack fire is burning nice and hot, our favourite people and a new growing
season aren’t far behind. Our maple syrup sugaring season will begin in late February and ends in mid April. (ADDED: October 20, 2020, JBS)
- Maple Hill Corn Maze - corn maze, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, tractor-pulled hay rides,
Turkeys (organic, not-hormone-fed), Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh
eggs, porta-potties, picnic area, pony rides, farm animals, birthday
parties, school tours
200 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, OTHER K2H 8k6. Phone:
613-828-2987. Open: Pumpkin patch will open October 1.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: We are
located at the Southwest Corner of Moodie Rroad and the 417.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only.
Farm Market - pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, prepicked produce
9715a County Rd 2, Napanee, ON k7r3l1. Phone: 613-396-3596. Directions: We
are on county rd2(old highway2) just east of deseronto from the 401 take
exit 570, go south to deseronto, turn left watch for the signs. Open: summer
hours Monday to Saturday, 8 am to 8 pm, Sunday, 10:30 am to 5 pm. Payment:
Cash, only. cash/interac U-Pick Paste Tomatoes All produce Pre-picked Plus
Pickling Cucumbers, Sweet Corn, Squash, onions, Ontario fresh fruit, Apples,
peaches, grapes Halloween candle light pumpkin display.
- Saunders Farm Haunting Season - pumpkins for sale in the shop or
farmstand, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival,
haunted corn maze, child-sized haybale maze, we also have pie pumpkins,
tractor-pulled hay rides, wagon rides, Jumping pillow, haunted house,
haunted rides, haunted trail, farm market, gift shop, concessions or refreshment stand, porta-potties, restrooms, picnic area, Jumping pillow,
pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and
wedding parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
7893 Bleeks Rd, Munster, ON K0A3P0. Phone: 613-838-5440. Email:
[email protected]. Open: October 1 to 31 on Fridays from 6 pm to 10 pm; Saturdays from 10 am to 10 pm; Sundays from 10 am to 5 pm; Thanksgiving
Monday from 10 am to 5 pm.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Pumpkin updates:
Click here for updates. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. October 1 to 31. Payment: Cash,
Cheque, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard.
Click here for our Facebook page. Ottawa's newest and coolest place to
GET WET! , Maze Lookout Tower - 3 story climb and view the Mazes from the
above, Tractor driven wagon rides along our natural forest roadways,
Exceptional tree forts, safe and unique play structures, Century-old log
buildings amidst 25 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens, paved pathways
for easy walking, and open grassy areas for supervised activities, Indoor
washrooms; separate change rooms adjacent to Water Spray Zone, Supervised
free parking. The Haunted Hayride is designed for younger kids during the
daytime, but it can be a little scary for kids under 4yrs.
Ottawa (South Ottawa)
- Abby Hill Farms - pumpkins
1490 Bankfield Rd, Kars, ON K0A 2E0. Open 7 days a week, from 9 am to 6:30 pm. All types of fall Veggies. of pre-picked pumpkins, as well as seasonal vegetables, flowers, squash, Apples and fall decorations!
orders Available. 23 years of growing experience and a deep desire to grow the absolute best food is why all of our products taste so much better than the
competitions! The main Abby Hill Farms (often misspelled "Abbey Hill Farms"is located in Richmond but they have a satellite location at Bankfield and Prince
of Whales, just east of the 416. It has rows upon rows of pre-picked pumpkins, as well as seasonal vegetables, flowers and apples.
Apple Hill Fruit Farm - Pick-your-own apples, wagon rides, Cider mill with fresh apple cider made on the premises, restrooms, picnic area
3699 Jockvale Road, Ottawa, ON K2C3H2. Phone:
[email protected]. Open: Monday to Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From the
Corner of Prince of Wales and Jockvale go up the hill on Jockvale Road 1/2
kilometer up and to the right hand side across the road from the golf
course. Or from the corner of Greenbank and Jockvale road go up Jockvale 1
kilometer and to the left. Payment: Cash, only.
- Foster Family Farm - Uses
integrated pest management practices, pumpkin patch-pick in the
field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field,
Road, North Gower, ON K0A 2T0. Email:
[email protected]. Open: 10 am to 6 pm to Monday to Friday
9 am to 5 pm to Saturday Closed - Sunday. Directions: Please visit our
website for our market/roadside locations.
Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries: Middle June to early
July; Sweet Corn and vegetables: Middle of July to early September;
Pumpkins: October 1st to October 31. We use integrated pest management
practices. Payment: Cash, only.
- Log Cabin Orchard
- apples, pumpkins, hayrides, we also have pie pumpkins
6121 Cabin Road,
Osgoode, ON. Phone: 613-826-5081. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Monday to Friday from 9 am to 6 pm and
Saturday and Sunday from 9 am to dark. The Cabin, for which the property is
named, was the original homestead of Clarke Moses, an Irish immigrant who
settled the farm in the early 1800's. The Log Cabin orchard now serves as a
unique shop offering country gifts, baked goods, jams & jellies, home made
frozen meals, farm fresh apples and produce. In the Cabin you find a
wonderful little craft shop decked out with Christmas ideas, warm apple
cider on the cook stove and fresh out from the oven apple pies. Our One Acre
Pick your Own Pumpkin with Jack o Lanterns, Pie Pumpkins, Specialty Pumpkins
& Gourds. Free Parking, Free Wagon Hay Rides! The perfect spot for your Fall
Family Photos. Our farm shop is open daily all year long and No Admission
Fee makes the Log Cabin Apple Orchard a great way to spend the day picking
- Maple Hill Corn Maze - corn maze, tractor-pulled hay rides,
porta-potties, picnic area
200 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON K2H 8K6. Phone: 613-828-2987. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Friday from 5 pm to 10 pm; Saturday
from 10 am to 10 pm; Sunday from 12 noon to 8 pm.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: We are
located at Southwest corner of the intersetion of The Queen's Highway-#417
and Moodie Drive in Ottawa.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Come have fun
in our maze. Appropriate for all age groups. Go through the maze after dark
for a new and exciting experience. Flashlights required after dark so bring
your own or purchase one at the concession stand. Jump on a hayride or roast
marshmellows over a bon fire.
Farm - pumpkins and gourds, pumpkin patch, tractor-drawn wagon rides
to the field
6158 Rideau Valley Drive, Manotick, Ontario, K4M 1B3. Phone: (613) 692-2380.
Berry Farm and Market - pumpkins
3451 Richmond Road, Nepean, Ontario. Phone:
613-838-2129. Strawberries, Peas, Potato's, Bean, Raspberries, Sweet Corn, Tomatoes, Peppers,
Wild Blueberries, Cucumbers, Apples, Squash, and Pumpkins when in season.
Open 7 days a week mid-June to November
8 am to 8 pm. Click here for a map
Ottawa (West Ottawa)