Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Augusta and surrounding counties of Maine? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of those in Augusta and surrounding counties of Maine, 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 March 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
- Apple Ridge Farms -Pick your own apples, many varieties. The
Perkins Ridge Road, Auburn, Maine. Phone: 207-777-1696, Fax
Email [email protected] Very large apple orchards. kids will also love our farm animals. Open for ready-picked cranberries in the fall. September 1 to end of season. Handicapped Accessible.
- Berry Fruit Farm - strawberries, raspberries, cherries, peaches, apples, pumpkins,
and mixed vegetables
361 Crash Road, Livermore, ME 04253. Phone: 207 897 4767. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Seasonally, see their website. Berry Fruit Farm combines homemade and homegrown products for a fun and wholesome customer experience. In our U-Pick
fields you will find strawberries, raspberries, cherries, peaches, apples, pumpkins, and mixed vegetables. Our retail store is open year around with a
full time bakery staff making daily breads, pastry, and menu items in Livermore Falls. At Christmas, a classic Christmas “from the land where
Christmas trees grow.” This year pick up your Christmas tree and Berry Fruit Farm products that will make your season bright. Berry Fruit Farm offers
the finest quality U-Pick and Retail.
Click here for a link to our Facebook page. (ADDED: October 20, 2020, JBS)
Boothby's Orchard - pumpkins, Pick-your-own apples,
pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, wagon rides, prepicked
produce, restrooms, picnic area, school tours
366 Boothby Road Rt 108 East, Livermore, ME 04253. Phone: 207-754-3500.
Fax: 207-783-4994. Email:
[email protected]. Directions: Directions From Auburn: Go north
on route 4 for about 25 miles. In Livermore turn right onto 108 east
(not left onto 108 west towards Rumford). After turning right onto 108
east travel 1.5 miles Orchard on your left. From Farmingtion: Drive
south on route 4 about 25 miles past Livermore Falls. In Livermore turn
left onto 108 east drive about 1.5 miles orchard on your left. Or go
past Norlands living History Institute until you meet 108 east and turn
left Orchard on left about a half mile. And for a map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in September, October. Open:
Weekends and Holidays 11 am to 5 pm Payment: Cash, Check. HONEY
CRISP, Mcintosh, Cortland, Gala, Jonna Gold, Handicapped accessible
picking, flat grounds, handicapped restrooms; espalier growing system -
apples low to the ground and easy to pick; Storytelling; Beautiful
views, spacious grounds with pond and abundant wildlife. Apples
hand-picked and shipped nationwide. (UPDATED: October 1, 2018, JBS)
- Gagnon Family Orchard - pumpkins,
Pick-your-own apples, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch-
already gathered from the field, Fall festival, straw or hay bale
maze, child-sized haybale maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, wagon rides,
haunted house, haunted rides, haunted trail, Cider mill with fresh apple cider made on the premises, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand,
restrooms, picnic area, face painting, birthday parties, weddings and
wedding parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
75 Saunders Road, Greene, ME 04236. Phone: 207-576-0541. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Fridays 11 am to 5:30 pm Saturdays and Sundays 9 am to 5 pm October 1 to Thanksgiving.
Directions: 75 Saunders Road Greene Maine 04236. Off of route 202/Main
Street in Greene Maine. 3 Miles past Mardens take a left on Saunders
road. Also a half mile from the Lewiston town line Welcome to Greene
sign from Lewiston.
Click here for a map and directions. Easter Egg Hunt Saturday
April 3 11 am to 3 pm Hot Apple Cider Donuts and Frozen Fresh Apple
cider Sundays ONLY 10:30 am to 1:30 pm April 1 to September 1 Store Open
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday September 1 through Thanksgiving Haunted
Hayrides and Dayrides Friday, Saturday, and Sundays starting October 1
to Halloween. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard.
Harvest Hill Farms - pumpkin patch, corn maze, bounce house, hayrides, jumping pillow, concessions/snacks, corn cannon, birthday parties, farm
market, free range beef, free range chicken
840 Bakerstown Road, Poland, ME 04256. Phone: 207-998-3259. Email:
[email protected]. Open: June 27, 8 am to 7 pm, daily. Directions: Rte 11,.. Handicapped Accessible. Restrooms Available. Bus
parking. Pumpkin Land is Maine's largest Fall “Agritainment Venue”. We have designed it for the young and the young at heart. The theme is, of course,
Pumpkins. However there is a plethora of Halloween themed activities, rides, inflatable bounce houses, wagon rides to the pumpkin patch and much, much
more for families with small children to enjoy during their visit. (ADDED: June 08, 2010, JBS) (UPDATED: October 18, 2012, by a visitor)
Ricker Hill Orchards -
pumpkins, pyo apples, petting zoo, corn box,
Rte 117, Turner, ME. Phone: 207-225-3455 Toll free: 877-501-3640. Fax
See PYO listings for Apple Ridge in Auburn, Ricker Hill in Turner, and Moulton's in Standish. Auburn
10-5, Standish 10-6, Turner 10-6.
We feature many activities at our farm including pick your own apples,
a corn maze, disc golf, and more... Our farm stand is full of
wonderful apples and cranberries. School Tours & Bus Tours are always
welcomed at our farm. We hope to see you here. (UPDATED: October 1,
Ben and Molly's Spooky Pumpkin Patch - pumpkins for sale in
the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field where they
grow, pumpkin patch- harvested and laid out on the ground or lawn,
424 Hanson Road, South China, ME 04358. Phone: (207) 877-5487. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Ben and Molly's Spooky
Pumpkin Patch Monday to Sunday from 7 am to 8 pm, September 1 to
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking
Click here for updates. Directions: From Route #3, turn on to the
Hanson Road, drive 2.25 miles, go around a 90 degree curve, Farm is on
the left. From Route #9/202/Lakeview Drive, turn on to the Cross Road,
turn left on to the Hanson Road, 25 miles, go around a 90 degree
curve, Farm is on the left.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit
cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover.
Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: December 03, 2017) (UPDATED: March 19, 2017)
- Chick's Apple and Berry Farm - pumpkins, Pick-your-own apples,
sorgum maze, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin
patch-pick in the field where they grow, Cider mill with fresh apple cider made on the premises
571 Main Street, Monmouth, ME 04259. Phone: (207)
441-6250. Email: [email protected].
Open: Please call for opening dates and times. Directions: Click
here for a map and directions. Raspberries, July and September Blueberries, July, August and September Apples, September, October and November.
Payment: Cash, Check. Please call for opening dates.
Sorghum Maze. (UPDATED: August 06, 2021)
- Field of Greens - Pick your own vegetables and fall storage crops.
PO Box 17, Albion, ME. Phone: 207-437-2993. Bus parking.
- French's Market Gardens - vegetables
Route 32, South China, ME. Phone: 207-445-2722. Open: May 15 through November 15. Fresh
vegetables grown and sold on premises or pick them yourself. Seedlings available May 15 - July 15. Some quantity discounts for bulk purchase of
high-yield crops. Directions: three quarters miles north of Route 3.
Lakeside Orchards and Farm Market
- apples, Peas, Blueberries, and Pumpkins
318 Readfield Rd,
Manchester, ME 04531. Phone number: 207-622-2479. Email:
[email protected] Open:
daily, 8 am to 6 pm. PYO on Saturday & Sunday: 10 am to 6 pm. We
specialize in Pick-Your-Own Apples, but we also provide opportunities
to Pick-Your-Own Peas, Blueberries, and Pumpkins. We are currently
expanding our acreage of several crops that will enhance our
Pick-Your-Own offerings for many years to come. Farm market: We sell
a wide variety of fruits and vegetables throughout the year. Our
primary crop is apples, but we also produce large amounts of
blueberries, pumpkins, salad greens, and other vegetables. Also in our
market you will find many food and non-food items produced in Maine,
often by small-scale family-owned businesses. We are open year-round,
and our offerings of fruits, vegetables, and other products change
with each exciting season. Pick your own apples in season. Varieties
include Paula Reds, McIntosh, Cortlands, Spartans, Mutsus, Macouns,
Red and Golden Delicious. Tractor rides on weekends.
Click here for a link to our Facebook page. (UPDATED:
October 1, 2018, JBS)
Lemieux's Orchard - apples, pumpkins, corn maze, hay rides
Priest Hill Road, North Vassalboro, ME. Phone: 207-923-3518. Fax. 207-873-4534.
Open: September and October, 10 am to 5 pm. Enjoy a fun day at the orchard picking all the apples you want. Apples also available at farmstand until
June. They offer hay rides in the fall, featuring their pair of black Persherons, and snow sleigh rides in winter.
- Moulton Farms - pumpkins, Choose your own Christmas tree
End of Moulton Road, Pittston, ME. Phone: 207-582-2515. Fax.
[email protected] Pick your own quality pumpkins in the fall. Also quality hardwood lumber and carving wood for sale. Choose your own Christmas tree in November or December.
Stevenson's Strawberries - strawberries, pumpkins,
Berry Road and Tucker Road, Wayne, ME. Phone:
207-685-3532. Fax. 207-685-4164. Email:
[email protected]. Open: end of June - mid-July, 7
am to 8 pm, daily. Fifteen acres of beautiful strawberries to pick
from! Peas available during strawberry season. Children supervised by
an adult are welcome. Restrooms available.
At Stevenson's you can pick your own strawberries and fresh fruit.
Strawberries have been our business since 1974. We are handicap
accessible and have bathrooms available. PYO pumpkins from the end of
September through the end of October, weekends only!.
Waterville Harvest Fest
- Hay rides, the 2nd Annual
Jorgensen's 5K Foot Race, family pumpkin carving, live music, farmers'
Castonguay Square, Waterville, ME. Open: October 22, 2005. Free and
open to the public.
York Village Harvestfest -
York, ME. Open: October 14-16, 2005. Including live bands, an ox roast, bean whole
beans and crafters from across the country.
- Hardy Farms Apple Orchard - Pick your own apples; squash and pumpkins also available.
Church Street, Hope, ME. Phone: 207-763-3262. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Thursday, Friday and Saturday in
September and October, 8:30 AM until 4:30 PM; be sure to call before you
go. Directions: one half mile from Route 105.Look for ads in local
here for a link to the Facebook page. (UPDATED: October 1, 2018,
Miller Farm - pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick
in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field,
tractor-pulled hay rides, gift shop, school tours
35 Miller Farm, Rockport, ME 04856. Phone: 207-236-8009 Open: 10 am to 5 pm Payment: Cash, Check.
Sweet Season Farm - blueberries, raspberries (red),
raspberries (yellow), raspberries (black), gift shop, restrooms,
77 Liberty Road, Washington, ME 04574. Phone:
[email protected]. Open: Hours vary by season; Please call.
Directions: From Route 17 take Route 220 through Washington Village.
Heading North on Route220 (Liberty Rd.), farm is located on the right
after the Village Church. For a map to our farm,
click here. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover.
Crops are usually available in June, July, August, September, October.
Raspberries: beginning late June Blueberries: beginning early July.
- Sweet Season Farm - pumpkin patch-pick in
the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, prepicked
produce, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area
77 Liberty Road, Washington, ME 04574. Phone: (207)845-3028 Directions:
From Rte. 17 take Rte. 220 through Washington Village. Heading North on
Rte.220 (Liberty Rd.), farm is located on the right after the Village
Church. And for a map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in June, July, August,
September, October. Open: call for current picking hours and conditions
(207)845-3028. Strawberries: beginning mid June Raspberries:
beginning late June Blueberries: beginning early July Pumpkins: late
September Payment: Cash, only.
Clark's Cove Farm & Inn - pumpkin patch- already gathered from
the field, tractor-pulled hay rides, Pick-your-own apples, Cider mill with fresh apple cider made on the premises, prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and
refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, weddings and
wedding parties, school tours
107 Ridge Road, Walpole, ME 04573. Phone: 207-563-8704. Fax: 207-563-6535.
[email protected]. Directions: Business rte 1 in Damariscotta to
Rte 129 south for 4.5 miles. Right on Ridge Road. 1/2 mile on right. And for
a map to our farm,
Click here. Crops are usually available in September, October. Open:
Monday to Sunday, 10 am to 6 pm. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard.
County Fair Farm - apples, pumpkins and flowers,
Jefferson, ME. Phone: 207-549-3536. Fax 207-549-4717. Email: [email protected] Open:
10 am to 6 pm daily June through November. We offer our own fresh produce, farm-raised meats, and maple syrup, as well as Maine products and more. We
have a corn maze and offer pick-your-own apples and pumpkins with wagon rides in the fall. When the farm stand closes for the season, you can call us
and leave a message to make an appointment to buy meat or maple syrup. Pick your own apples, pumpkins and flowers at our pondside garden. Fresh and beautiful. Weekend wagon rides to the
Orchard, and pumpkin patch in season. Apples; September to mid-October,
- Rocky Ridge Orchard and Bakery - apples, pumpkins
Bowdoin, ME. Phone: 207-666-5786. Email [email protected] Open:
September and October, 7 days a week, 8 am to 7 pm. Directions: Route 201 between 125 and 138 intersections; Exit 25 off I95. Macs, Cortlands, Smoothie Goldens, Idared, Redfree and Empire are available. A country store with bakery, sandwiches, locally produced goods, and our own freshly pressed apples for cider. Pick your own pumpkins too. Handicapped
Accessible. Restroom available.
Bus parking. Located about 6 miles north of Mt. Ararat High School on Route 201. Our location is handicapped accessible and has something for everyone.
Starting right after Labor Day through October 31st, we invite you to come pick our many varieties of apples off the tree or already bagged in the
store. We also have a great selection of pumpkins, squash, gourds, cornstalks, and hay. Homemade breads and pastries, including whoopie pies, donuts,
bismarks, and pies (apple, of course; strawberry–rhubarb and blueberry are other favorites!) Deli sandwiches on homemade bread. Toot's Ice Cream.
Smiling Hill Farm milk. Maine made products and produce, including Maine honey and maple syrup and our own handmade soaps and hand cream. Antiques.
Morse's Sauerkraut and Pickles. (UPDATED: September 1, 2021, JBS)
Great Maine Apple Day and Fall Harvest Festival -
hayrides, farm tours, fun
Exhibition Hall at MOFGA's Common Ground, Unity, Maine. Open: Late October , 12 pm to 4 pm. Join us outside at MOFGA for a day of celebration and
community. Take a guided tour of the orchards or attend a workshop, participate in cider pressing or trade perennial plants at our plant swap. Come see
educational displays about fruit trees or bring your own ‘mystery’ apples to our Apple Identification team. There’s also something fun for kids of all
ages: apple art, a scavenger hunt around the grounds, and play-testing of a augmented reality app, The Station, that lets you follow a quest through the
orchards! (Learn more about it here.) There will also be snacks, apples and cider for sale, and we will be sampling MOFGA-grown heritage apple
Celebrate autumn and the fall apple harvest. Events include apple pie
contest, free apple samples, display of antique apple varieties, music,
children's contests and a cider dunk tank.
- North Branch Farm - pumpkins for sale in the shop or
122 Stream Rd, Monroe, ME 04951. Phone: 207-525-3323.
Alternate Phone: 207-323-8628. Email:
[email protected]. Open: July through September,
Saturdays from 8 am to 11 am and Tuesdays from 4 pm to 7 pm. Directions:
For a map to our farm,
click here. Payment: Cash, Check.
Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: August 05, 2016)
- Schartner Farms - strawberries, apples, hayrides
Right on Route 220, Thorndike, ME. Phone: 207-568-3668. Fax
[email protected] PYO strawberries open early. Managed fields, weed-free beds. Picnic tables in shade. PYO apples on weekends after Labor Day. Closed Mondays. Weekend hayrides with horses. Many more surprises.
Weekends after Labor Day, 10 am to 5 pm. Closed Mondays. Weekend hayrides with horses 11 am to 3 pm. Restroom
available. Bus parking.
- Village Green Organic Produce - Assortment of pumpkins and other
Greens Corner & Myrick Road, 1 mile South of Rte 202/9 (Barn and fields are on Myrick Road.),
Troy, ME. Phone: 207-948-5724. Call for more information on availability and quantity.
June through October. Handicapped Accessible. Restroom available.