Looking for a local pumpkin patch, maize maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Northeast England (Durham and Northumberland)? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of thoses in Northeast England (Durham and Northumberland), 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 maize
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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Updates for November 2020
Most pumpkin patches and maize mazes usually open by late August, some
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Pumpkin Patch Listings, by county
Click on Resources above, if you need a county map
- Adventure Valley - pumpkins
Union Hall Farm, Brasside, Durham, DH1 5SG. Phone: 0191 386 8291. Email:
[email protected]. Open: 17 and 18 October and 24 October to 1 November. FREE PUMPKIN WITH
ENTRY for every full paying child aged 2 and over. Treat the kids to an amazing autumn adventure!. Open: 17 and 18 October and 24 October to 1 November. FREE PUMPKIN WITH
ENTRY for every full paying child aged 2 and over. Treat the kids to an amazing autumn adventure! Head over to the Pumpkin Barn and
collect your pumpkin from our Pumpkin Patch, get creative with Pumpkin Carving (until 31st October), enjoy smashing fun with our Corn Cob
Catapult, watch daily shows, and much more! Plus, on 1st November, make sure you return for ‘Smashing Pumpkins’! With 6 huge play
zones to discover, farmyard fun and masses of indoor and outdoor fun, Adventure Valley is easily the North East’s biggest family adventure park.
Halloween - Children's events
Crook Hall &
Gardens, Frankland Lane, Sidegate, Durham, DH1 5SZ. Phone:
0191 384 8028. Email: [email protected].
Open: See their website, last year, they said, We will be holding Halloween
events for children on the 30th & 31st
October from 11am - 3pm and our Grown up Halloween evening will
be on the 31st October from 6.30pm - 8.30pm.
Pre-booking is essential for both events.
East Grange PYO pumpkins - pumpkin patch-pick in the
field where they grow,
East Grange Farm High Shincliffe,
Durham, DH1 2TB. Phone: 01913842718. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Hours vary, please see our
website or Facebook page for current opening days and hours.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates.
. Payment: Cash, Debit
Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: September 30, 2019)
Alnwick Garden Pumpkin Carving and Pumpkin Parade -
events and activities
The Alnwick Garden, Denwick Lane, Alnwick,
Northumberland NE66 1YU. Phone: 01665 511350. Email:
[email protected]. Open: from Monday 26/10/2015 to Saturday
31/10/2015. With the help of our resident witches, scoop and carve your own
Halloween pumpkin friend to guide and protect you on the scariest night of
the year. They also have a
When you carve one of our pumpkins with our Budding Artists Team, you will
receive a free ticket into The Garden for the 31st October from 5:30pm
onwards, to join in with our pumpkin parade at 6.00pm. If you have your own
pumpkin, you can also bring it along and join in the fun!
Fruit Farm - pumpkins, squash
Corbridge, Phone: 01434
16m W of
. N side of Styford rndbt
- Jn of A68/A69 - 2 miles E of Corbridge.
Halloween at Brocksbushes is on Saturday 24th October to Saturday 31st
October. Back by popular demand, the field of screams!!!! Get your
pumpkins at the farm shop includes speciality & locally produced foods, plus
soups and gourmet ready meals (fresh & frozen) made on the farm. Tea
room with paved terrace opened 1995. . Farm shop: Orchard
fruits, soft fruits, fresh & frozen vegetables, speciality vegetables,
fresh herbs, cheese, dairy produce, free range eggs, farm-produced meat,
poultry, fresh fish, locally baked bread, preserves, cakes, pastries, honey,
fruit juices. Facilities: Ample parking, children's play area, picnic area,
tea room, plants & shrubs for sale, easy access for disabled, toilets,
facilities for disabled. Tea room open all year. Home made frozen meals,
logs and kindling sticks and garden furniture also available. so,
raspberries, blackcurrants, redcurrants.
- Fishwick Mains Adventure Mega
Maze - UPDATE for 2019, Their website is gone (since 2015); and there's nothing current
about them on the internet, so I assume they have closed. If you have any
information to the contrary,
please write me.
Berwick upon Tweed, TD15 1XQ, Scotland, Phone: 01289 386317. Closes early in
the Fall. Their website is down in 2015, so the maze may have been
discontinued. Call before you go!