Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Northeast Ottawa, Ontario? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of those in Northeast 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
Prescott and Russell (Alfred, Casselman, Clarence-Rockland,
Embrun, Hawkesbury, Van Kleek Hill)
Orchard - pumpkins, Apples, strawberries
R. R. # 4 , Crysler, ON, K0A 1R0. Phone: 613-448-3633. Fax: 613-448-3716. Email us at:
[email protected]. Open:
June, July, August, September, October. Our hours are: Mid-June to Mid-July
- 7 days a week from 7 am to 7 pm; Mid-August to mid-November - Monday
to Friday from 10 am to 6 pm; Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to
5 pm; During Spooky Wagon Ride open till 10 pm. Strawberries -
mid-June to mid-July; Apples - mid August to mid-October; Pumpkins -
mid-September to end of October; Gourds - mid-September to mid-October;
Coloured corn - mid-September to mid-October. Directions: From Ottawa take:
a.) Hwy 417 to Embrun/Vars exit (#88). Turn south (right). At first stop sign (8 km) turn left, go to second set of traffic lights (2 km) and turn right. Down road 8 km. Follow the signs.
b.) Hwy 31 south through Vernon to Morewood Road (county road 13) Turn left, travel through Morewood and 5 km outside Morewood at first bend in road turn north (left). First farm on the left. Follow the signs. Many varieties of gourds as well as colour corn. Visit our web site for different maps on how to find us from all locations
in eastern Ontario. We are also home to The Spooky Wagon Ride in October
starting Thanksgiving weekend. The Spooky Wagon Ride consists of the actual
ride through orchard and woods as well as The Fog Maze, The Spooky Village
(consisting of 6 houses), The Spooky House, the Kid's Spooky House, the
Crawl Maze, many other outdoor mazes, and on site canteen, eating areas and
stage entertainment. The Spooky Wagon Ride is the major fund raising event
for two local high schools.
Click here for the Spooky Wagon Ride. (UPDATED: September 05, 2016, JBS)
- Ferme l'Artisan
- apples, pumpkins
3932 concession 14, Fournier, On, K0B 1G0. Phone:
[email protected]. Open: Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to
18:00, from mid-August to late October. (ADDED: September 03, 2016, JBS)
- Geobern Farm - the James' - pumpkins,
Syrup from trees on the farm, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, school
R.R.#2 2634 Rosetta Rd., Lanark, ON K0G 1K0. Phone: 613-256-1585. Fax:
[email protected]. Directions: From Ottawa head West on 417 Exit at the
Almonte exit Hwy 49 Drive into the town of Almonte, and continue straight on
Wolf Grove Rd. (Cty Rd. 16). Drive for 16km and turn left onto Rosetta Rd. -
the farm is 1km on that Rd. (From Almonte you can follow the signs) And for
a map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in September, October. Open:
Saturday & Sunday 10-4 School tours during the week as scheduled the farm
opens in the middle of September and is open until Halloween, including
Thanksgiving Monday Payment: Cash, only. Free admission.
McGregor's Produce - pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin
patch- already gathered from the field, beans, beets, corn (sweet), cucumbers, onions, pumpkins, rhubarb, summer squash, winter squash, strawberries, tomatoes, other vegetables, prepicked produce, snacks and refreshment stand
3351 Lochwinnich Road, Braeside, ON K0A 1G0. Phone: 613-432-9726. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Monday to Thursday 8 am to 6 pm,
Friday, Saturday, Sunday 8 am to 5 pm. Directions:
In Renfrew County. From Renfrew or Pembroke-take highway 17 East to Lochwinnoch Rd #6, turn left and follow our signs for 12 kms. From Arnprior or Ottawa take county Rd #1-- Madawaska Blvd West which turn into (River road), out of Arnprior through Braeside and follow our signs for 12 kms. Take a beautiful drive in the Ottawa Valley and come visit us at the farm, we be glad to meet you! . We are open June, July, August, September, October. Phone our berry/produce hotline to get updates on picking conditions and produce in season. Strawberries- mid June to mid July, SweetCorn mid July to late September, Yellow and Green beans in mid July to September and Other veggies Mid July to late September. Fall decorations and pumpkin patch in Mid September and October Payment: Cash, only. We offer school tours for grades Jk/Sk to Grade 3 during the fall. Classes learn about the farm and the lifecycle of a pumpkin. We also have lots of fall decorations and strawbales for sale at this time of year, so come down for a visit.
- Ouimet Farms Adventure - corn maze, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, haunted corn maze, kiddie (mini)
corn maze, wagon rides, haunted house, concessions or refreshment stand,
porta-potties, picnic area, picnic area (bring your own food), jumping
pillow, ziplines, birthday parties, school tours, group reservations
Main Street West, Vankleek Hill, ON K0b1r0. Phone: 613 678-2255. Open:
August: Thursday to Sunday 11 am to 6 pm September and October : Saturday and
Sunday 11 am to 6 pm Close November 1st. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard,
Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: August 16, 2015)