Find a local pumpkin patch here!

Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other Halloween activities in Southern Rhode Island? Scroll down this page and you will see the all of those in Southern Rhode Island, 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! Want to do a fundraiser selling pumpkins? See this page! There are affiliate links on this page. Read our disclosure policy to learn more.

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.

New! We just went live with our latest website, FunFactoryTours.com - As they name implies, you can find a fun factory tour, including chocolate, automobiles, historical forts and sites, famous buildings, active Federal facilities like dams, a mint, NASA, even fun geology: like fossils and volcanic areas They're fun, inexpensive and educational! And for road trips and camping, see RoadTrippingAndCamping.com

Updates for June 2024

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 pie crust recipe is here! And we have home 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 local 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 Find a a local farm market here

Pumpkin Patch Listings, by county

Click on Resources above, if you need a county map

Newport County

  • Escobar Farm Corn Maze - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, Fall festival, cow train / barrel train rides, corn maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, Trick-or-treating event, concessions or refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area (bring your own food), face painting, birthday parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    255 Middle Road, Portsmouth, RI 02841. Phone: 401-683-1444. Alternate Phone: 401-864-1064. Fax: 401-683-1444. Email: [email protected]. Open: Friday, August 22 pm to November 2; Open Monday to Saturday 10 am to dusk; Open Sundays 11 am to dusk; Open daily through Labor Day; After Labor Day open Fridays 3:30 am to dusk, Saturdays 10 am to dusk and Sundays 11 am to dusk; Open midweek for groups with reservations. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. August 22 to August 24 Military Appreciation Weekend; September 7 to Grandparents Day; September 28 to Harry Potter Day; September 27 Pumpkin Festival; October 25 to Halloween Costume Party. Payment: Cash, only.
  • Mellos Farm and Flower Center- pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fresh eggs, restrooms
    444 Boys's Lane, Portsmouth, RI 02871. Phone: 401-683-6262. Open: Fall hours ~ 9 am to 6 pm everyday. Directions: We are right off of Route 24. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Low prices, happy employees help and advise. Visit and you will not be disappointed! Pumpkins are 59 cents a pound in 2013.
  • Pachet Brook Tree Farm - Hayrides and Campfire Parties all year long, Pumpkin Hunt Hayrides in October, school trips, Gift shop, restrooms, Halloween Hayrides, Pumpkin Hunt Hayrides, Campfire Hayride Parties, Santa visits, School trips.
    4484 Main Road, Tiverton, RI 02878. Phone: 401-624-4872. Fax: 401-624-7248. Email: [email protected].. Directions: From Rte. 24 take Rte. 77S, 1 ½ miles after stop light at Tiverton Four Corners, turn left at Pachet Brook Tree Farm sign. Open: fall hayrides 9 am to dark; other activities, call.
    A visitor writes on October 19, 2013: "It is a 90 acre farm, same family has run it for over 100 years. They have a hay ride through their fields they decorate for Halloween. Not scary so good for the little ones too! Went for a birthday party with a hay ride and camp fire for smores. Kids had a great time. You can tag your tree beginning in November. We enjoyed everything. Bring your camera! "
  • Quonset View Farms - pumpkin patch-pick in the field, choose-and-cut Christmas trees; Pre-tagging is allowed, tree wrapping
    895 Middle Road, Portsmouth, RI 02871. Phone: 401-683-1254. Open: Tagging Christmas trees starting After Thanksgiving, open 7 days a week 8 am to dusk. Directions: Take Union Street from either Route 114 or Route 138 to Middle Road. Each tree is $50 no matter what size you pick. Included in the price was a 10lb bag of potatoes.
  • Sweet Berry Farm - pumpkins, Pick-your-own apples, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Honey from hives on the farm, prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    915 Mitchell's Lane, Middletown, RI 02842. Phone: 401-847-3912. Click here for a map and directions. Crops are usually available in June, July, August, September, October, November, December. Open: Daily Sunshine or showers, we're open 8 am to 7 pm, seven days a week, whatever the weather from mid April through October 31st 8:30 am to 6 pm November through December 31st. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Sweet Berry Farm is a full service specialty food market featuring fruits, vegetables, dairy, artisan cheeses, local grass-fed beef, quality poultry and meats, and farm grown flowers and bouquets. We have fresh baked goods, sandwiches, soups, pizzas and gourmet meals to go that you can enjoy in our self serve cafe. Don't miss our Food Events and Concert Series as well as our Art on the Farm program which showcases local artists.

Washington County

  • Carpenters Farm - corn maze, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, tractor-pulled hay rides, Turkeys (organic, not-hormone-fed), Honey from hives on the farm, Maple Syrup from trees on the farm, Fresh eggs
    522 Matunuck Beach Road, Wakefield, RI 02879. Phone: 401-783-8958. Email: [email protected]. Open: daily 9:00 to 6:00 Corn maze open daily Hay rides to the pumpkin patch weekends only. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Carpenter Farm will be staying open for the Holiday season; Fresh free range Turkeys, baked good (holiday pies & cookies)Christmas trees, wreaths, gift baskets, poinsettia. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard.
  • Clark Farms-Matunuck - pumpkin patch-pick in the field, corn maze, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, straw or hay bale maze, child-sized haybale maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, snacks and refreshment stand, picnic area, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    2984 Commodore Perry Highway (us Rte 1), Wakefield, RI 02879. Phone: 401-783-1331. Email: [email protected]. Open: 7 days a week from 9 am to 5 pm; "Flash - Light Nights" in the maze Fridays and Saturdays From September 17th through Halloween. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page.
  • Farmer's Daughter - Pumpkin patch, Pumpkins, gift shop, corn maze, pumpkin patch (pick in the field where they grow), pumpkins (in a market, stand or shop), Farm market, farm animals, group tours
    Route 138A, South Kingstown , RI 02879. Phone: 401-792-1340. Email: [email protected]. Open: from the last Saturday in September, then daily from 10 am to 4 pm, weather permitting. Directions: directions. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard . Petting zoo farm market, pumpkin patch, .Harvest Festival ‘Autumn Days’ will include modified activities so that everyone can safely social distance in and around our beautiful gardens and open space. Activities include our Corn Maize, Hayrides, Scavenger Hunt, Straw Bale Maze, Obstacle Course, amazing displays and more… (ADDED: October 16, 2020, Suggested by a visitor)
    A visitor writes on October 16, 2020: "It's a lot of fun!! "
  • Festival Farm - pumpkins, tractor-pulled hayrides, farm market, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties
    2 Canonchet Road corner of rte. 3 & Canonchet Rd., Hope Valley , RI 02832. Phone: 401-742- 5575. Alternate Phone: 401-207-2857. Email: [email protected]. Directions: Right off I-95 Exit 2. On route 3 at Canonchet Road. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Tractor drawn hayrides.
  • The Foster Farm of Ashaway - pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, corn maze, restrooms, farm animals, events at your location (call for info)
    216 Ashaway Rd, Ashaway , RI 02808. Phone: 401-644-5382. Email: [email protected]. Open: Weekends in October, Saturdays 12 pm till 10 pm and Sundays 12 pm till dark; our last day for this season will be Saturday October 30 Thursday, we will be open till 10 pm. Directions: From 95 north or south take exit 1. Follow RT. 3 South to RT 216 on your left. (approximately 2 miles) Follow RT. 216 1.9 miles to Foster Farm on your Right hand side directly across from Tomaquag Road. Corn maze opens September 25th 2010 and runs through October 30th 2010; We will be open every Saturday and Sunday 12 pm to dark; In October join us on Saturday nights from dark till 10 pm for out flashlight maze; Don't forget your flashlight! Day time Maze; Adults $6;00 Children 4 pm to 6 years old $4;00 3 and under Free; Saturday night maze All patrons $8;00 (excludes group events;). Payment: Cash, Check. Boy Scout Troops, Youth Groups/ Church Groups Please call ahead. We have small fire pit available for group outings.

  • A visitor writes on November 03, 2010: "Just wanted to let all know that our cub scout den took a trip to Foster Farm and had a fantastic time! The boys and their siblings had a great time trying to find all the clues to solve the puzzle while running around the corn maze. We parents had fun too! Farmer Mike had a couple of fire pits started for us, so we could roast marshmallows and make s'mores. I have to say that we got a lot of bang for our buck and it is great to have found a place that you can take your kids and not go broke! Thanks Farmer Mike. Ashaway Pack 1 Cub Scouts"
  • Highland Farm - pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, tractor-pulled hay rides, haunted house, haunted rides, haunted trail, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, birthday parties
    4235 Tower Hill Road / US Route 1, Wakefield, RI 02879. Phone: (401) 792-8188. Open: Weekends in October, 7 pm to 10 pm. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Delamorte's Haunted Hayride and The Forest Of Fear; Each attraction is changed for the new season for a whole new experience. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page.
  • Manfredi Farms - corn maze, pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, tractor-pulled hay rides, Fresh eggs, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, picnic area, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    77 Dunn's Corners Road, Westerly, RI 02891. Phone: 401 322 0027. Email: [email protected]. Open: September 10th to October 31st, Monday to Sunday, from 9:30 am to 6:30 pm. Directions: Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard.
  • Riverside Farm - pumpkins, Christmas trees- you choose and we cut, Precut Christmas trees, Christmas wreaths and boughs, trees bagged, trees tied, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, corn maze, haunted corn maze, snacks and refreshment stand, picnic area, tractor-pulled hay rides
    80 Burdickville Road, Charlestown, RI 02813. Phone: 401-364-7599. Email us at: [email protected]. Directions: 95 North or South -- take Exit #2, Take Woodville Alton Road towards Chariho. Follow Woodville Alton Road to the end. Turn left on to Collins Road, and Right on to Route 91 follow for approximately 2 miles. Watch for our signs to direct you to our farm. And for a map to our farm, click here. Crops are usually available in September, October, November, December. Open: Weekends during the season. Fall season weekends 11:00 to 6 pm, corn maze has some evening nights, check web site for more information. Winter season: weekends 10 am to 4:00 Other times by appointment only. Payment: Cash, Check. Paintball field available by reservation only minimum of 20 players. call for further details.
    Christmas tree varieties:
    You Choose and We cut varieties: Balsam Fir, Blue Spruce, Canaan Fir, Colorado Blue Spruce, Douglas Fir, Eastern White Pine, Norway Spruce, Scotch Pine, White Pine, White Spruce.
  • Schartner Farms - Fresh fruit and veg,pies, cookies, huge floral section with a few green houses. In the winter they offer Christmas trees.
    1 Arnold Place, Exter, RI 02822. Phone: 401-294-2044.Open: Daily, 8am to dusk, year round. Also, prepicked sweet corn, nursery stock, mixed fruits & vegetable plants, herbs, trees, shrubs. Payment: Cash, credit cards. Click here for a link to our Facebook page. Note that their Facebook page says "closed permanently" when they are actually closed temporarily until the next year's season. The quality of produce at our Farm Stand is second to none. We feature local in season produce and much of what we offer is grown right here on the farm. Seasonal vegetables, such as asparagus, corn, green beans, squash are piled high for your pleasure and convenience. When in season, you can pick your own strawberries and blueberries, a great way to spend some time with your family. (UPDATED: September 27, 2023, JBS)
  • Spring Hill Sugar House - pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, Fall festival, corn maze, straw or hay bale maze, Maple Syrup from trees on the farm, Cider mill with fresh apple cider made on the premises, farm animals
    522 Gardner Road, Richmond, RI 02892. Phone: 401-788-7431. Open: September 20, 2014 to Halloween, Monday to Friday from 12 pm to 5 pm, Saturday, Sunday and Holidays from 10 am to 5 pm. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. September 18 to October 31st 7 days 10 am -5 Pm for Apple Cider, Pick Your Own corn maze, pumpkins, Apples, Gourds and Much more; Open Weekends in March for Maple Syrup Demonstrations 11 am -4 pm. Payment: Cash, Check.


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