Looking for a local pumpkin patch, maize maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Yorkshire, England? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of thoses in Yorkshire, England, 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.
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Pumpkin Patch Listings, by county
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- The Pumpkin Patch Produce - pumpkins for sale
in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field,
Homeland Farm, Catfoss Road, Bewholme, Driffield, YO25 8DX. Phone: 078-903-46717. Open:
Monday to Friday, from 8 am to 7 pm;Saturday and Sunday,
from 9 am to 5 pm,September 24 to October 31. Directions: On the A165
Brandesburton to Bridlington turn right onto Catfoss Road,follow the road
for two and a half miles find us on the right side. Payment: Cash, only. We
have a large varity of pumpkins in all shapes and sizes. (UPDATED: September
- Birchfield Family
Dairies - maize / corn maze, dairy ice cream, PYO strawberries,
Oakmount House, Birchfield Farm, Summerbridge, Harrogate HG3 4JS. Phone: 01423 781792.
Alternate phone: 07763 191458. Email:
Open: from 3rd October - 31st October.; 10 am to 5 pm daily. Pumpkin Festival on the farm - Join us this autumn
here at Birchfield for our fabulous pumpkin festival! This year our pumpkin festival maybe a little different. We will be following government guidelines
and closely watching any changes through September-October. Visit our Pumpkin patch where we grow 6 acres of pumpkins in many different colours and
varieties. Grab a wheel barrow and head to the patch to choose your perfect pumpkin! Make sure your wear your wellies or boots as you will pick
the from the field and it can get muddy! The carving barn -This is where the creativity begins! Whether it’s spooky, scary or happy you can let your
imagination run wild. Leave the mess with us, feed the slimy insides of your pumpkin to the hungry pigs in the farm yard. Walk through the spooky maze,
Woodland walk and den building area, Outdoor animal pens, They also Ice Cream Parlour, Tea Rooms, Maize Maze, Strawberry Picking,
Hog Roasts. (UPDATED: 16 October 2020 JBS)
The Balloon Tree Farm Shop & Cafe - pumpkins (brought in from the field), blackberries, blueberries, currants (red and black), gooseberries, pumpkins, raspberries (red), rhubarb,
strawberries, Local honey from within 50 miles, Fresh eggs, U-pick and already picked, farm market, gift shop, bakery, picnic area
Stamford Bridge Road
Gate Helmsley, York, YO41 1NB. Phone: 01759 373023. Email:
[email protected]. Open:
every day of the week; Farm Shop from 9 am until 5;30 pm in the Summer (5 pm close in the Winter); Cafe open from 9 am until 5 pm in the Summer (4;30 pm in
the Winter); Please call or visit our website to confirm opening times. Directions: Find us on the A166 traveling east of York in the direction of
Bridlington. We are on the left hand side of the main road between Gate Helmsley and Stamford Bridge.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, All credit cards, AndroidPay, ApplePay. We have been growing soft fruit for over 20
years; The season runs from beginning of June to end of August, depending on the crop; We have lots of other homegrown superfresh vegetables too. Payment:
Cash, Cheque, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. This multi award winning farmshop and cafe is a great day out for the whole family. It specialises in ‘superfresh’
homegrown fruit & vegetables and rare breed meats. ‘Superfresh’ means picked from the fields and sold within hours/minutes cutting out the food miles. Both
shop and cafe offer the finest homemade food including quiches, scones, soups and seasonal dishes. The cafe sweets trolley comes highly recommended offering
various award winning cakes and puddings. Landscaped cafe garden, children's play area and animal corner. PYO.
availability (always phone before you go to check availability).
PYO Strawberries & Ready Picked Ready Early-Mid May & end of August
Raspberries Ready Mid-late June & end of August.
PYO Gooseberries Ready Early-Mid June & Early July.
PYO Currants (Red, Black & White) Ready Mid
June & Mid July.
PYO Peas Ready Mid June & end of July.
PYO Broad Beans Ready Mid June & end of July.
PYO Blueberries Ready Mid-Late July & Mid
PYO Plums Ready Beg August & end of August.
PYO Blackberries Ready Beg Sep - End Sep.
PYO Pumpkins Ready for Halloween.
Click here for our Facebook page.
Click here for our Instagram page.
(UPDATED: September 03, 2023) (UPDATED: April 18, 2019, JBS) (UPDATED: July 21, 2009)
Maize Maze - Maize maze (corn maze), farm animals, go-karts, inflatables,
and much more
Northern roundabout (A19), Easingwold
bypass, Easingwold YO61 3NG. Phone: 07974 090323. Open: 10 am until last
entry at 4.30 pm, from July 20th until Saturday 5th September 2015. Payment:
cash or cheque. Directions: Google Map for YO61 3NG. Free Attractions : The
following excellent activities are included in your entry fee: Car park,
Football golf (9 holes), Giant inflatable slide, Go-Karts, Football,
Swingball, Large sandpit & outdoor games & toys, Inflatable fun zone, Magic
Mondays. Our fabulous Animal Pen is a great place for children to come face
to snout with some traditional and exotic friends from around a farmyard.
Our 4 legged friends and includes: Ginger the pig - famous diamond
thief!Goats, Rheas, Pigs (watch out for Ginger!), Chickens & Ducklings,
Sheep, Guinea Pigs, Rabbits.
Lodge Cottage Farm Shop - pumpkins (brought in from the
Crockey Hill, York, NC YO19 4SJ. Phone: 01904 656171. Open: 7 days
a week 12 months a year 9 am to 6 pm; Monday to Saturday sunday 10 am
till 5 pm. Directions: See their website for directions. Payment: Cash,
visitor writes on October 25, 2011: "great food great prices great pies!
Their produce is from local York-grown farms. They sell award winning Pork
Pies, Award winning Masham Sausages they always have seasonal items like
strawberrys, pumpkins, plants, Christmas tress and logs its great prices and
giving local suport to other farms"
Piglets Adventure Farm - Pumpkin patch, maize maze
The Farmer's Cart, Towthorpe
Grange, Towthorpe Moor Lane YO32 9ST. Phone: 01904 499183. Email:
Indoor, Outdoor & Animal Fun! Fantastic family day out nr York. Piglets Adventure Farm is a fun filled family day out! With hands-on animal fun, lots of
action packed adventure play and home to Truffles the pig. Come along to Piglets lots of fun to be had. Things to see and do: Animal Petting Barn, Animal
Farm Trail, Bouncing Pillows, Crazy Farm Golf, Olympigs Obstacle Course, Ride-on-Tractors, Tractor and Trailor Rides, Maize Maze (seasonal), Build 'n Play
Sand Pit, Barrel Train Ride, Pedal Go-Carts, Nature Trail, Truffles Trough Cafe, Kiddie-bine, Farmyard Playground. (ADDED: 16 October 2020, JBS)
Spilmans pick your own pumpkins - Uses
integrated pest management practices, pumpkins for sale in the
shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field where they grow, straw or
hay bale maze, child-sized haybale maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, haunted
house, farm market, concessions or refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area,
face painting, farm animals, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
Church Farm, Sessay, Thirsk,YO7 3NB. Phone: 01845 501 623. Phone: 07973746040. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Select dates in October, must be booked in advance, from 8 am to 5
Click here for a map and directions. We use integrated pest management
practices. Payment: Cash, Cheque, credit cards.
Click here for our Facebook page.
WE HAVE A TAKEAWAY FOOD COURT WITH COVERED SEATING AVAILABLE DURING OCTOBER. Homemade Wood fired Pizzas - accepts cash or card Hog Roast *Half Term only -
accepts cash or card. Kiosk serving hot & cold drinks, cakes, sandwiches, local pies and sausage rolls, hot soups and jacket potatoes - accept cash or card.
Breakfast Van serving bacon sausage baps- cash only.
(UPDATED: (UPDATED: 9 October 2020 JBS)
- Stockeld Park - pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field where they grow, concessions or refreshment stand,
The Adventure Park, Stockeld Park,Wetherby, LS22 4AN. Phone: 01937 586333. Email:
Open: 24 October to 1 November, Last entry 4.30 pm. Thousands of pumpkins to be picked! Soak up the magic of Halloween this autumn half term! We’ve got
thousands of pumpkins in our meadow ready to be picked! That’s not even the big news! The BIG news is that every child with a paid for ticket will get to
choose their pumpkin for FREE! Grab a wheelbarrow and get hunting for your perfect pumpkin! Extra pumpkins are available to purchase. Only £2.50 for any
size! (ADDED: 16 October 2020, JBS)
- Thornton Hall Country Park - pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field where
they grow, animals
Thornton-in-Craven, near Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 3TS. Phone: 01282 841148. Open: 10th October until the 31st. Spooky
shows, pumpkin picking in our petrifying patch and so much more. Pumpkin Picking BUY TICKETS NOW. Grab your mini wheelbarrow and join us to see our
giant spider; Fred Web, and our spooky characters in our enchanted pumpkin patch. After picking your pumpkin, wash off your wellies in our fun wellie wash,
and head over to our show area for spooky demonstrations and shows. Our animal barn will be open so you can meet all our friendly animals: all included with
your pumpkin picking ticket. This Halloween, the gates to Thornton Fear Fields opens to the public for 10 nights of Halloween horror and thrills. They
have hands on animal encounters on our traditional working farm here at Thornton Hall Country Park. Climb on board our Safari Ride and take a trip up to our
Deer Park then enjoy some delicious food in our onsite diner while the little ones burn off the remainder of their energy in our huge fun filled Play Barn…
a fun filled, informative family day out, RAIN OR SHINE! (ADDED: 16 October 2020, JBS)
- Maize maze (corn maze), Halloween events, haunted maze
Elvington Lane (B1228), York YO19 5LT. Phone: 01904 607341.
Open: From Saturday July 11th York Maze opens. Be the first to solve this
year's a-mazing design; and then for October half term, come again. The
giant maize maze has been harvested but we have a host of Halloween
activities for young sprites and ghouls. York Maze is not just the largest
maze in the UK it's an award winning fun filled, day out in the country.
With over 20 different rides, attractions and shows to enjoy York Maze
offers an amazing fun-filled full family day out. Hallowscream is back, bigger and badder than ever and one thing we can guarantee is that after not
getting his twisted kicks in 2020 our beloved Corny will be looking forward to seeing you all even more - you have been warned!!! Hallowtween is
our frighteningly fun event aimed at families with children aged 10-15 who are too old for trick or treating, but too young for Hallowscream. (ADDED: July 13, 2015,
Yorkshire Pumpkins - 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, child-sized haybale maze, concessions or refreshment stand, restrooms
Lodge Farm Cundall, York, YO612RN. Phone:
[email protected]. Open: from 20th October to 31st October every day 10 am to 4 pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Yorkshire
Pumpkins is just to the east of the village of Cundall - if coming from the
A1 or A168 via Asenby you'll see Yorkshire Pumpkins on your left just before
the village. If coming from Boroughbridge you'll see us on your right just
after the school.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards,
Click here for our Facebook page. Bring the whole family to enjoy the
fun at our pumpkin patch at Cundall near Thirsk - just 6 mins from the A1
and 3 mins from the A168! As well as thousands of pumpkins we have a range
of indoor and outdoor activities - from soft play for the tinies up to a
bale mountain for the bigger kids we've got lots planned so you can all
enjoy your time whatever the weather! There will be a fee to purchase a
wristband for the areas so parents only pay once. Homemade food and fresh
coffee will be available to purchase as well as kids lunch boxes. (ADDED:
October 12, 2018)
Boston Park Farm
- cornfield maze
South Yorkshire, UK. Phone: 01302 844818. Email:
[email protected]. Open: The
Maize Maze opens from the middle of July to the end of October each year, from 10:30 am, with last entry 5 pm. Evening visits are by special arrangement;The
Maize Maze opens from the middle of July to the end of October each year. Directions:
on the A614 between Blaxton and Hatfield Woodhouse. Our maize Maze has been open every year since 2000 and the pattern is always something farm related. The
maize is ideal for older children but it is still accessible with a pushchair too. Come along and explore the miles of pathways to find hidden flags
throughout the maze. Also lost in the maze is Maize Maize, she doesn’t have a flag so is a little harder to find! If you find all five then you win a
lollipop Farm park with animal trail, indoor soft play and outdoor play areas including a café serving lunches, hot drinks, cakes and icecream. Fairy Day at Boston Park. Opening Daily was from 16th July
Cannon Hall Farm - farmshop, pumpkins, maze, pumpkin patch-pick in the field where they
Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4AT. Phone: 01226 792746. Email:
[email protected]. Open:
.Don’t forget all tickets have to be prebooked online! Online booking fees apply. Join us this Halloween half term for a fabulous, family-friendly day
of Pumpkin Picking at Cannon Hall Farm. Our farm is stunning in Autumn, with our animal foot safari providing a closer-than-ever peek of our most
famous animals and our field of fame (former sheep racing arena) celebrating those who have made most of an impact over the last six months. Come and see
all the farm favourites like Millie and Primrose the pesky goat kids, plus Helen our hand-reared Alpaca, Ozzie Horseborne and Pony Hadley and our new
Highland Calves Bonnie and Dougal. Cannon Hall Farm is a large, family run farm attraction. Sitting in the rolling Pennine foothills, it is home to
hundreds of animals, waiting to welcome you to a world of animal magic. The farm features one of the biggest and best adventure playgrounds in the north of
England and the largest tube maze in Europe. The farm shop is famous for home produced beef, pork, lamb and a huge variety of sausages. Our on site bakery
produces award winning pies and delicious artisan bread every morning. The tearoom serves delicious home cooked food.
The Maize Maze at Cawthorne -
Jowett House Farm, Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4AT. Phone: 01226 791855. Email:
[email protected]. Open: check
website for dates (usually open during August). Have fun with the quiz
whilst solving yet another unique puzzle. Our team of Maze Masters will
watch over you from the gallery bridges; there to help if required. Enjoy
the village fete atmosphere in the fun field; we have pedal go-karts,
hoppers and bales alongside traditional and themed games/puzzles. Water for
water pistols when it is hot, let the children play the old fashioned way!!
There is a “real charcoal BBQ” offering burgers made from our own beef along
with hot and cold drinks. Take the ever popular vintage tractor ride to our
working dairy farm; find out more out about our cows and see the calves.
Finish your day with our own farm-made “Maizie Moo Real Dairy Ice-Cream.”
You will take home, tired happy children, after a healthy day out in the
Edge Christmas Tree Farm - Pumpkins,
Farm, Woolley Edge, Wakefield,WF4 2LQ UK. Open: from late
November through Christmas, MONDAY TO FRIDAY 9 AM to 7:30 PM;
SATURDAY & SUNDAY 9 AM to 6 PM. . Directions: Follow the signs for
Farm Xmas Trees from M1 roundabout or A61. Alternatively enter
WF4 2LQ into your Sat Nav. Phone: +44 1924 83034. We invite you
all to visit us this Halloween, if you are lucky you might get to
see a ghosty or ghouly or two in our Witch Way trail. Why not try
and play a trick, bob for apples, get your face painted in a
frighteningly spooky way. You dont just get to carve your
included pumpkin, you can go pick your very own from the PUMPKIN
PATCH, we also have magical ones your MONSTERS will love to see
sing. Listen to the kids scream with laughter in the "NOT" SO
SCARY MAZE and if your little monster gets hungry don't worry
each one gets a snack & drink too!. All this for a one off price
and you adults are completely FREE. (ADDED: September 14,
Corn Maze and PYO -
pumpkin patch, maize maze, corn maze,
Jumping Pillow, mini wagon ride, haybale mountain, tyre mountain,
inflatables, pedal carts, PYO strawberries,
Ravensknowle Farm, Pontefract Road,
Purston Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 5AF. Phone 01977 600200.
[email protected]. Open:
Pumpkin festival From 7th October to 29th October 2017 From 10 am till 4 pm and from 18th July; Farm
Shop & Moo Cafe Open 7 Days A Week; Strawberry PYO Open daily 9 am until 4 pm. The Fun Park is 10 acres in size which is massive (you
could fit 8 full size football pitches or 2700 cars in 10 acres)
. The Corn Café provides proper coffee the same as we are
famous for in MOO Café. The menu includes freshly cooked burgers,
hot dogs, sandwiches, popcorn, scones with clotted cream and
homemade jam. Alternatively the wrist band you get at admissions
will allow you to wander over to MOO Café and have lunch, see the
animals (in the small open farm) and pop back into the Maze and
fun park later, with no hassle. See we've thought of most things!
We also have the ice cream van, with Birchfield Dairies Homemade
Jersey ice cream. Pumpkin Festival: ; No Admission Charge - Sensible Footware
See this page for more information.
Horsforth Pick Your Own - pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick
in the field where they grow, concessions or refreshment stand,
West End Lane Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 5ES. Phone:
[email protected]. Open: During the pumpkin picking season Monday to Sunday 10 am to 5 pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking
Click here for updates. Directions: Please see web site for
more details www.kemps.farm.
Click here for a map and directions. Strawberry season is
generally mid June to late July early August Raspberry season is
generally mid July to mid August Pumpkin season is generally mid
October to 31st October. Payment: Cash, Debit cards,
Click here for our Facebook page. A family farm with a pick your own in Horsforth growing strawberries & raspberries in
Summer, pumpkins in Autumn & providing Christmas trees and home grown free range bronze turkeys. We also sell our own jam,
rapeseed oil and beef Tractor and trailer rides are available at
On site parking - please follow directions. COVID safety measures in place
including one way system, sanister, screens etc A 2m distance must be adhered to at all times, masks may be needed for certain activities.
Online booking only, maximum of 6 tickets per booking from the same household as per local
No ticket, no
Wheelbarrows available to hire FOC to carry your pumpkins.
Wellies and sensible outdoor clothing recommended - the site is all outdoors,
and in fields.
Contactless is preferred but cash accepted.
Pumpkin carving kits available to purchase.
Sorry no toilet facilities.
Sorry no dogs, to keep social distancing simple & family groups together at all times.
(ADDED: July 08, 2019)
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