Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Western South Carolina? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of those in Western South Carolina, 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.
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 December 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 Find a a local farm market here
Pumpkin Patch Listings, by county
Click on Resources above, if you need a county map
Denver Downs Farm - 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, corn maze, kiddie (mini) corn maze, pig races, cow train or barrel train rides, corn cannon, we also have pie
pumpkins, Fall festival, gift shop, concessions or refreshment stand, porta-potties, jumping pillow, farm animals, weddings and wedding parties,
school tours, events at your location (call for info)
1515 Denver Road, Anderson , SC 29625. Phone: (864) 556-3394. Email:
Open: September 23 to November 12; Thursday 1 pm to 5 pm, Friday 4 pm to 10 pm, Saturday 10 am to 10 pm, Sunday 10 am to 6 pm. Directions: From
Interstate 85, take exit 19B towards Clemson. Maze is 1 mile on left. Turn Left onto Denver Road and entrance is on left.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. W
Downs Farm is more than a Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch! We have live weekend entertainment, lots of friendly farm animals, and a few crackly bonfires
to enjoy! There are many fun-filled family activities for kids of all ages … and food to make your mouth water!.
Click here for our Facebook page.
Click here for our Instagram page.
(UPDATED: September 14, 2023)
- Golden Acres - pumpkins, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs,
concessions or refreshment stand, porta-potties, restrooms, picnic
area, picnic area (bring your own food), jumping pillow, farm
animals, birthday parties, school tours, group reservations
Strawberry Road, Anderson, SC 29626. Phone: 864-224-5441. Email:
[email protected]. Open: See our Facebook for current
Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries: Mid-April
through May Blueberries, Blackberries, Raspberries, Peaches, and
Nectarines: Late June through July Muscadines and Scuppernongs: Late
August through October Fall Fest opens Last weekend in September
through first weekend in November. Payment: Cash, Check,
Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Please call ahead for any
pre-picked berry orders, picking conditions, and event details.
(UPDATED: March 27, 2015)
- Rose Hill Plantation - pumpkins, winter squash,
strawberries, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, other vegetables, gift shop,
snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area
1910 Three Bridges Road, Easley, SC 29642. Phone: 864-306-0303. Email us at:
[email protected]. Directions: 85 to exit 40, go towards Easley,
third stoplight turn left onto Powdersville Main, road curves around and
forks, for right onto Three Bridges Road, go through some neighborhoods,
then more out in the country, go around a sharp curve, immediately take
second right and park beside greenhouse Crops are usually available in
January, February, March, April, June, July, August, September, October.
Open: Closed Sunday and Monday, Tuesday from 10 am to 2:30 pm (will be changing
soon), Wednesday from 10 am to 6 pm, Thursday from 10 am to 6 pm, Friday from 10 am to
5:30 pm, Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm. Hours will probably change during Summer
months. Strawberries: Jan - April, All others, June - October We follow
organic methods, but are not yet certified. Payment: Cash, Check,
- Autumn Farm
and Vineyard - corn maze, pumpkins, 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, we also have
pie pumpkins, tractor-pulled hay rides, Bounce house, haunted house, haunted
trail, concessions or refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area,
Inflatables/bounce house, birthday parties, school tours
Hwy, Gaffney, SC 29340. Phone: 864-491-2032. Alternate Phone: 864-425-6422.
[email protected]. Open:
UPDATE for 2021, Their website is gone and there's nothing else about them that is current on the internet - I presume they have closed. Does anyone
have current information, are they still offering pumpkins, corn maze or Fall activities or are even open? If so,
please write me.
Month of October on
Saturday and Sunday from 12 pm to 7 pm; and Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
evenings from 8 pm to 11 pm,
Thursday and Friday by appointment; We will be open on Halloween
(October 31st). Directions: Interstate 85 to exit 90, turn toward Gaffney,
got to Limestone Street (4th stop light) turn right got to Oneil Street
(stop light), turn left, take the next right highway 150 (Pacolet Hwy), Six
miles on the right, Look for the signs.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Autumn Farm
and Vineyard is fun for the whole family. We have games with prizes. We have
corn hole games and ring bouncers you can play for free. Groups over 10 get
special rates and deals, (please call ahead). Don't miss out on our night
time fun "Field of Scream" you can check us out at our website.
The Fun Farm
- A farm venue for events: host for birthday parties, school field trips,
reunions, church groups, Halloween themes in October, etc., gift
shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, tractor-pulled
104 Bear Ridge Road, Blacksburg, SC 29702. Phone: 864-839-1022. Email us at:
Directions: Hwy 29 to Blacksburg SC. Turn onto Charleston Street, and
continue 3 miles past Ed Browns Rodeo. Follow signs to the FUN FARM And for
a map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in September, October, November,
December. Open: Monday thru Saturday 9 am to 9 pm. Sundays 1 pm to 6 pm.
Year-round fun on the farm......Kids Fest Sept-October, and a spectacular
haunted attraction, The Fear Farm, every October.... Payment: Cash, only. We
have a huge barn filled with large inflatables such as a giant slide,
moonwalk, games and more. The Fear Farm opens in October with the Carolinas
premier haunted attraction. Call 839-1022 or 864-489-4182 for more info.
Lost Emerald / Tents And Signs
- permanently closed
2761 Overbrook Drive, Gaffney, SC 29341. UPDATE for 2021, Their website says they sold the farm, and it
is now closed to the public (apparently).
- Cotton Hills Farm - corn maze, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field,
pumpkin patch-pick in the field, Fall festival, child-sized haybale maze, we also have pie
pumpkins, tractor-pulled hay rides, porta-potties, restrooms, picnic
area, birthday parties
2575 Lowrys Hwy, Chester, SC 29706. Phone: 803-581-4545. Email:
[email protected]. Open: to the public each
Saturday in October with rides departing at 10:30, 1:30, and 3:30;
Tours depart continuously on our "BIG" day the second Saturday in
October; This day is Farm Fair and extra attractions and activities
go on that day at no extra cost. Pumpkin updates:
Click here for updates. Directions: Located on US 321 on the
York and Chester County line. From Rock Hill, take Cherry Road south
until it becomes US 322. Continue on US 322 until you reach
McConnells. Turn left on US 321 going south and we are 5 miles on
the right. From York or Gastonia, take US 321 going south. We are
five miles below McConnells on the right.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit
cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers.
Cotton Hills Farm is a real farm growing fresh produce as well as
traditional row crops such as cotton, wheat, and soybeans. We are a
family owned and operated farm and if you come to the farm there is
a good chance you will likely meet one of us. every Saturday in
October, with no reservations or minimum number of participants
Farm Tours generally last about an hour and half to
two hours and include activities such as the opportunity to find
your way through our 4 acre corn maze, visit our barnyard animals
and see our turn-of-the-century barns, and take a full tour of the
farm on a 40 minute wagon ride. These tours are great fun for
families as well as groups of all sizes. Weekly Tours depart and
return to The Market continuously from 10 AM to 3:30 PM every
Saturday in October. 4 acre Cotton maze with fun farm themed
jokes. Straw maze for our younger children. Visit with our barnyard animals. Take a 40 minute hayride through the farm. See how we make our
grits in the Mill House. Check-out the farm machinery we use daily. Enjoy live bluegrass music. Food Vendors will have food available for purchase.
Bounce House. Pumpkin Putt Putt. Pumpkin Ring Toss. Farm Bowling. Ball in a Basket Game. Farm Tic-Tac-Toe. Carvinal Bean Bag Toss. Horseshoes Game.
Farm Football Toss. Duck Pond Game
-Corn Pit Play Area. Tractor Play-set. Tractor Train Rides - Not included with admission - $1 And More!
- Fisher's in the Fall - pumpkins, wagon rides, farm animals,
picnic tables, school tours
650 Fisher Road, Greer, SC 29651. Phone: 864- 423-7809. Email:
[email protected]. Open: October 1 to
31; Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm; closed Sunday; weekdays by appointment only
for groups. They have picnic tables, restrooms. They have wagon rides,
unlimited time in the twisting tunnel maze, and as much time as you like
with our animals. Birthday parties, church groups, scouts, or any
group can reserve a time on Saturday, or just drop by for a lazy,
free-roaming day on the farm. Fishers celebrates fall October 1 - October 31.
During the week, school groups visit our farm, but Saturdays are for
families. Explore our maze, take a wagon ride and have fun.
- Holy Cross Episcopal Church Pumpkin Patch - pumpkin
patch- already gathered from the field, face painting
Trade Street, Simpsonville, SC 29681. Phone: 864-967-7470. Alternate
Phone: 864-420-8682. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Monday to Friday from 11 am to 8
pm; Saturday from 9 am to 8 pm and Sunday from 12 pm to 6 pm.
Directions: Our patch is located across from Vaughn's Country Store
in downtown Simpsonville, just one block from the Clock Tower.
Physical address is 109 W. Trade Street at Southeast Main Street.
Take I-385 South to Exit 31 (Highway 417/Laurens Road) and turn left
onto Main Street. Follow for approx 2-3 miles until you reach
downtown Simpsonville. Patch will be on your right adjacent to the
Click here for a map and directions. Pumpkin Patch is open
October 8 to 31. Payment: Cash, Check. Proceeds from the Holy Cross
Episcopal Church Pumpkin Patch support the Habitat for Humanity
Golden Strip Church Coalition and other local charities. We offer
face painting on Saturdays and a beautiful photo taking opportunity
in the patch. We carry pumpkins in all sizes as well as gourds and
May-Lan Tree Plantation
156 Cooley Bridge Road, Pelzer, SC 29669. UPDATE for 2021, Their website/Facebook page says they no longer offer Fall activities
- Mini Miracles Farm - farm permanently closed in January 2018
708 Old Rutherford Road, Taylors, SC 29687. UPDATE for 2021, Their Facebook page says they are permanently closed.
St. Giles Presbyterian Church Pumpkin Patch for Youth Missions
- , pumpkins (in a market, stand or shop)
1021 Hudson Road,
Greenville, SC 29615. Phone: 864-244-4887. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Daily September 30 through October
30; The patch is open seven days a week. Normal hours are daily from
10:30 am until 6:30 pm. Saturday hours are 8:30 am until 6:30 pm and
Sunday hours are noon until 6:30 pm. We will have extended hours
until 8:30 pm two nights on Friday 10/26 & Saturday 10/27.
Directions: See their website for directions.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check and
Venmo. We sell already picked pumpkins of many sizes as well as
gourds, minis and spookies. A photo-op board is available for the
kids. (ADDED: September 30, 2018, Suggested by a visitor)
The Peach Stand - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- harvested and laid out on the ground or lawn, we also
have pie pumpkins, gift shop, concessions or refreshment stand
2700 highway 72 W, Greenwood, SC 29646. Phone: (864) 992-1316. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Hours vary considerably; please see our website or Facebook page for current availability and hours.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash,
Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, SNAP Vouchers.
Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: February 12, 2021)
- Stewart Farms - corn maze, pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, haunted corn
maze, wagon rides, Honey from hives on the farm, gift shop, snacks and
refreshment stand, picnic area, petting zoo, birthday parties, school
6600 Highway 92, Enoree, SC 29335. Phone: 864-969-7270. Open: See
our website for current hours. Directions: From Greenville - Take I385 to
exit 16 highway 101 - Gray Court/Woodruff, turn left on 101 toward
Woodruff, approximately 4 miles turn right on Bramlett Church Road, approximately 4 miles to stop sign, turn left
on highway 92, farm 1/2 mile on right. >From Spartanburg - Take I26 to
highway 221 exit (at the new Dorman High), turn right toward Woodruff,
go through Woodruff and Enoree to Lanford, turn right on highway 92,
farm 2 miles on left. >From Columbia - Take I26 to I385 toward
Greenville, take highway 221 exit (at Wal-mart Distr. Center), turn
right toward Woodruff, go through Ora to Lanford, turn left on highway
92, farm 2 miles on left.
Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries: Mid April to the
End of May Blackberries and Summer Produce: Mid June to End of July
Pumpkins: Mid September to October 31st. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit
cards, Visa/MasterCard. Our pumpkin patch will be 20% bigger again this
year, as we keep running out of pumpkins!! Our 7 acre maze is back in its
original location with our new design to be revealed shortly. Our
greenhouse will be full of beautiful fall plants and the largest selection
of fall garden mums in the Upstate. As always, our peaceful wagon ride
will be looping the farm with Farmer Greg at the controls.
Little Cane Creek Farm - corn maze, pumpkin patch, hay
rides, picnic sites, spider web maze, hay mountain, concession
2480 N. Hwy 11 West Union SC 29696. Email
[email protected]. Open: September 21st to
November 2nd; Fridays: 6 PM to 10 PM, Saturdays: 10 AM to 10 PM,
Sundays: 2 PM to 7 PM, Weekdays: For School Groups
Directions: It is 1.8 North of West Union going toward Salem.
(Suggested by a visitor; ADDED: September 06, 2012, JBS)
A visitor writes on September 05, 2012: "Little Cane Creek
Farm is a new Corn Maze and pumpkin patch in Oconee County. They
have a 7 acre corn maze, pumpkin patch, hay rides, picnic sites,
spider web maze, hay mountain, concessions on site. They offer
group rates and special events. Like on Facebook
Louderbranch Farms & Greenhouses - pumpkins, pumpkins
for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- harvested and
laid out on the ground or lawn, we also have pie pumpkins,
Turkeys, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, restrooms,
244 Windy Hollow Road, Walhalla, SC 29691. Phone:
[email protected]. Open: Monday to Saturday,
from 9 am to 6 pm, April 1 to June 1 Fall hours to be determined.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check,
Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover.
Click here for our Facebook page. SC Certified and
Appalachian Grown. (ADDED: January 16, 2017)
Hunter Farms and Greenhouse - pumpkins, corn maze, hayrides, produce
607 Jameson Rd, Easley, SC 29640. Phone: 864-859-2978. Email:
Open: see their website.
Click here for a link to our Facebook page. The Fall Season will take place at our Wolf Creek location, just four miles from our home farm.
Being a brand new farm, there are many obstacles to overcome to get this event ready this fall. But we're giving it our best. We’ll have a maze,
hayrides, kiddie train rides, tons of games and activities, food, and much more to enjoy as a family.
Mile Creek Farm & Produce -
No pesticides are used,
pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, Fall festival,
child-sized haybale maze, Fresh eggs, farm animals, school tours
824 Mount Olivet Road, Six Mile, SC 29682. Phone: 864-723-4955.
Alternate Phone: 864-723-2600. Email:
[email protected]. Open:
on Facebook for current hours. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. We do not use pesticides on
the crops. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard.
- Ponderosier Pumpkin Farm - Pick your own & harvested
pumpkins & ornamental gourds
1455 Dacusville Hwy. (Rt. 135N), SC . Phone: 864-855-3567.
Directions: Go 2.7 miles north of Main St., past Baptist Medical
Center, on left next to little red house. Open: Beginning October 5,
Saturday, 10 am to 3 pm.
- Winslett's Produce - Pumpkins
505 Powdersville Road, Easley, SC. Phone: 864-855-1176.
Open September 24 - October 31,
8 am to 7 PM. Annual Pumpkin Sale
- Hughey Farms - pumpkins for sale in the shop or
farmstand, Honey from hives on the farm
9295 Asheville Hwy,
Boiling Springs , SC 29316. Phone: 864-814-2002. Email:
[email protected]. Open: 7 Days a week Monday Through Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards,
Visa/MasterCard, SFMNP Vouchers.
Click here for our Facebook page.
Wompus Woods Haunted Trail - tractor-pulled hay rides,
330 Parris Road, Cowpens, SC 29330. Phone: 864-680-4743. Email:
[email protected]. Directions: Exit 83 off I-85, turn
towards Cowpens Battlefield and follow the Signs.
Click here for a map and directions. Open:
call or see their website for current dates and hours; October to November
2nd (Too Good to END on Halloween!) Sunday
through Thursday from dusk until 11 pm; Friday and Saturday from dusk
until 2 am. Payment: Cash, only. Wompus Woods Haunted Trail has
always been known for having one of the longest and scariest haunted
walk trails in the southeast. Now, we are offering a Haunted Ride
through the woods. Come check us out.
- Black's Peaches - Strawberries, peaches,
tomatoes, sweet corn, apples
York, SC. Phone: 803-684-2333.
Picking strawberries mid-April to June.
Price not set. Thirty varieties of peaches; available June 1-October 1. Apples from
August through September. Fall pumpkin tours also available. Take-home
containers, restrooms, drinking water available. 8 am-6 pm, Mondays-Saturdays, 1-6
pm, Sundays. Directions: On S.C.
5, 3 miles west of York at intersection with Springlake Road. Look for signs.
Bush-N-Vine - pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field,
pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, Honey
from hives on the farm, restrooms, picnic area, school tours
Filbert Hwy, York, SC 29745. Phone: (803)684-2732. Email:
[email protected]. Open: March 1st to December 31st Monday to Friday 8 am to 5 pm, Saturday 8 am to 4:00 Closed Sunday;
Last corn maze ticket is sold 1 hour before closing time.
Click here for updates. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries April 20th-May
15th Peaches June 15th-August 15th Blueberries June 20th-July 15th.
Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, WIC Vouchers,
Click here for our Facebook page.
- Cherry Place Farm - Pumpkin Patch, Corn maze, Hayrides, Petting + Feeding the Animals, a Baby Pumpkin that can be Decorated, Barnyard
Activities, and Free Popcorn, Precut Christmas trees, Seasonal Field Trips
1922 Oakdale Rd. Rock Hill, SC 29730. Phone: (803) 207-5624. Open: on
the weekends only in October, Saturdays 10 am to 6 pm and Sundays 1-6 pm; then starting the day after Thanksgiving 10 am to dark and Saturdays from
10 am to dark, Sundays from 1 pm to dark. During the month of October we are open to the public on Saturdays and Sundays. The October festival is
a self-guided tour of our farm that features the two-acre cornmaze and pumpkin patch. This is family friendly and geared towards children, but all
ages will enjoy the activities. We are not requiring reservations at this time. Please check social media for the most recent updates.
Click here for a link to our Facebook page.
Payment: cash and credit cards. 2020 Admission is $8 per person (for everyone ages 2 and up). That includes the cornmaze, hayrides, feeding the
animals, a baby pumpkin, and popcorn. Carving sized pumpkins are available for purchase at $8 a piece. Since all activities are outdoors, we will
not be requiring masks, but we ask that you respect others and observe social distancing. After Thanksgiving we reopen selling fresh
Frasier Fir Christmas Trees and Wreaths. The trees are cut fresh in NC, brought to our farm, and displayed for you to pick out. We will trim, bale,
and load your tree. During the months of July + August we offer homegrown tomatoes at two roadside stands. Each stand is run off the honor
system. (ADDED: October 10, 2020, JBS)
Springs Farm - pumpkins, gourds, squash, restrooms,
835 Springfield Parkway, Fort Mill, SC 29716. Phone:
[email protected].. Open: September and October,
Thursday through Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm. Directions: From Charlotte:
Take I-77S Exit 88. Left at the the stop light. About 3 miles (Go
through 4 Stoplights) on Springfield Parkway. Market will be on the
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit
Click here for our Facebook page..
Springs Farm Market is open during the fall? Come out and see us
every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in October for tons of
homegrown pumpkins, apples, garden produce, and fresh made seasonal
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