Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Central-Northeast Minnesota? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of those in Central-Northeast Minnesota, 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 September 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! And local farm markets are here
Pumpkin Patch Listings, by county
Click on Resources above, if you need a county map
Crow Wing County
- Boys-N-Berries - pumpkin patch-
harvested and laid out on the ground or lawn, we also have pie
pumpkins, Honey from hives on the farm, gift shop, farm animals
9925 Street Mathias Road, Brainerd, MN 56401. Phone: (218)
[email protected]. Open:
daily from 10 am till 5 pm, May
1st to October 31; other times by
appointment. Directions: From Brainerd, Mn drive south on
Business Highway 371. Turn left on County Road 21, drive 1/2
mile. from Little Falls take highway 371 north, exit to business
highway 371, drive two mile north, take a right at county road
21, drive 1/2 mile. our fire number is 9925, west side of the
road, white house, white fence. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit
cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Boys-N-Berries Facebook page. They say they have a
beautiful and wide selection of pumpkins, gourds, and squash. Not to forget straw bales, corn stalks, flowering mums, and more. (UPDATED: August 29, 2021.
- Double T Acres - pumpkin patch- harvested and laid out on the ground or lawn, mums,
gourds and ornamental corn
1822 Co Rd 29, Lake Shore, MN 56468. Phone: 218-568-5268. Email:
[email protected]. Open:
see their website or facebook page. They also offer fresh prepicked asparagus, strawberries, sunflowers and other flowers for sale. Their
Pumpkins, mums, gourds and ornamental corn are available in early Fall. The blueberry picking season ends in late August.They often still have
fresh picked strawberries from their greenhouse available thru the pumpkin season. Call them to place an order, usually ready in a day or two.
Pumpkin season will begin around mid-September. Pie cherries (aka, tart or sour cherries) are in July typically.
Double T Acres facebook page. (ADDED: August 31, 2023, JBS)
Knife Lake Farm, LLC. - pumpkins, pumpkins for sale
in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- harvested and laid out
on the ground or lawn, U-pick and already picked
Street, Mora, MN 55051. Phone: (320) 515-2097. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Sunday through Tuesday 10 to
5, Thursday 10 to 5; Saturday 10 to 6; Closed Wednesdays and
Click here for a map and directions. Pumpkins and Squash
start date is Saturday September 15;. Payment: Cash, Check.
Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: August 30, 2018)
Mille Lacs County
- Triple S Strawberry Farm - pumpkins, pumpkin
patch-pick in the field, already-picked produce, farm animals
7408 Imperial Road, Royalton, MN 56373. Phone: 320-584-8159.
[email protected]. Open: weekends on Saturday from 10 am
to 6 pm, Sunday from 12 pm to 6 pm. Directions: 3 miles north of Royalton High
School or take County Road 34 east from Highway 10 for 3 miles,
turn right onto County Road 27, travel 2 1/4 miles to the farm.
Watch for signs.
Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries: June 24 to
July 12 Pumpkins: late September through October. Payment: Cash,
Here are some of the most popular Halloween costumes for children this year. For more choices, see our Halloween costumes pages.
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