Pick the perfect pumpkin at a pumpkin patch this fall!
Best way to get into the fall spirit is to take your family to pick the perfect pumpkin! Pumpkin patches in Arizona are few and far between but are packed with so much more than pumpkins and make it a great family activity. Whether you’re a veteran or new to pumpkin picking, you’ll find something to fit your family in this list of places in and around the East Valley.
MOTHER NATURE’S FARM
When: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily, Oct. 1-31st, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily Oct. 31 through Nov. 4
Where: 1663 E. Baseline Road, Gilbert 85233
Cost: $10 per child 1 and older, $5 per adult; prices for pumpkins vary
When: October 2nd- November 5th; M- TH 9am-9pm; F-SAT 9am-10pm; SUN 10am-6pm
Where: 2011 S. Power Road, Mesa 85212
Cost: $9 per person (2 & younger FREE)
When: October 5th-29th Thursday -Sunday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: 24810 S. Rittenhouse Road, Queen Creek
Cost: $20 per person at the gate (2 & younger FREE)
When: 9am-6pm Friday-Sunday; Closed on Monday-Thursday October 7th-30th
Where: 19601 W Broadway Road Buckeye, 85326
Cost: General admission $9; Weekend admission $10
When: October 1- November 5/Tuesday – Thursday: 12:00 noon – 8:00 p.m./Friday: 12:00 noon – 11:00 p.m./Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m./Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Where: 5726 N. 75th Ave., Glendale
Cost: Admission is $12 per person, free for children 1 and younger
When: October 1-31 Wednesday -Monday Closed Tuesday 9am-6pm
Where: 26540 N Scottsdale Rd Scottsdale, 85255
Cost: Monday-Friday $10; Saturday & Sunday $12 (1year & younger FREE)
OUT OF TOWN
Heading out of town for a weekend to enjoy actual fall temps? While you’re there why don’t you check out one of these cute places for pumpkin picking.
North of the Valley
When: Monday-Friday 1pm-6pm; Saturday 10am-6pm; Closed Sunday
Where: 381 South, 1st St E, Snowflake, AZ 85937
Cost: Pumpkins .35 cent a pound
When: October 1-31 8am-6pm Daily
Where: 12325 I-17 N. Exit 328 Frontage Rd. Flagstaff, AZ 86005
Cost: M-F: $12, Sat: $16.00, Sun: $16.00 (Kids Ages 2 and under FREE)
When: September 29th- October 29th: Friday noon-9pm, Saturday 9am-9pm, Sunday 9am-pm
Where: 12907 E. State Rt. 169 Dewey, Arizona 86327
Cost: General Admission $15 (2 & under FREE)
South of the Valley
When: Open Daily 9am – 5:30pm
Where: 6405 W Williams Rd Willcox, AZ 85643
Cost: FREE to enter ($4 hayride to pumpkins is available) prices of pumpkins vary by size $3-$25
When: Saturdays & Sundays the last 4 weekends in October, 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29 10am-5pm
Where: 17000 W. Ajo Highway Tucson, 85735
Cost: $12 general admission Pumpkins are 50 cents per pound