With Autumn right around the corner, most Americans are getting ready to celebrate the upcoming holidays, including Halloween and Thanksgiving. Nothing will put you in the fall spirit quite like a pumpkin! If you live in Delaware, you have plenty of options when it comes to pumpkin patches. That’s why we’ve made a list of the 10 best pumpkin patches in Delaware!
Keep reading to discover the best pumpkin patches in the great state of Delaware!
1. Filasky’s Produce
Our first pick for the best pumpkin patches in Delaware is Filasky’s Produce. Filasky’s Produce is a great stop for those who want a real farm pumpkin but don’t have time to spend the day at a farm. Located in Middletown they fill up a big wagon with fall essentials like various squash and gourds in addition to pumpkins. Filasky’s opens early for those with busy schedules. This is not just your average produce shop. Here you can take part in farm to table food, hayrides, and farm fresh ice cream.
2. Arasapha Farm’s
Glen Mills, Pennsylvania
Another farm perfect for a fall family day is Arasapha Farms. Though it’s not strictly in Delaware, it’s a short drive away! If a pumpkin is all you are looking for, enjoy a hayride to the pumpkin patch. They really have an endless amount of family activities here. For little kids visit the petting zoo, variety of bounce houses, or take a train ride. Anyone will enjoy the gem mining experience, hay and corn mazes, and pedal carts. There is something for everyone, which is why it’s made my list of best pumpkin patches in Delaware!
3. Ramsey’s Farm
While Wilmington offers an urban setting don’t miss the autumn beauty that seeps out of the rural scenery at Ramsey’s Farm, which is third on our list of pumpkin patches in Delaware. They are perfectly placed to capture the idyllic country atmosphere with the urban convenience of being close to the city.
Ramsey’s is located at 330 Ramsey Road and their events calendar is packed full with a wide variety of day and night activities to suit people of all ages. You can enjoy the many acres of wide spaced greenery, take a chance at the ingeniously crafted corn mazes or pick from over 20,000 pumpkin and squash options. They offer everything from tours to bonfires but check their website because their hours fluctuate.
4. Coleman’s Christmas Tree Farm
While Coleman’s Christmas Tree Farm offers exactly what the name suggests, don’t miss out on their great pumpkin patch and the opportunity to take a selfie with the wonderful landscape and in their famous painted teepee. They often offer free hayrides on weekends, too!
5. Wicked R Western Productions
Camden Wyoming, Delaware
Wicked R Western Productions is designed for a quintessential fall experience. They have kid friendly things like pony rides and a petting zoo. Older kids and families will enjoy the more scary attractions like Wicked Woods. And of course you can get your pumpkins as well.
6. Farmer Girl Exotic Gardens
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
Not your traditional pumpkin patch in Delaware, Farmer Girl Exotic Gardens is a must-visit seaside pumpkin patch that has great deals on pumpkins as well as seasonal decor. Run by a true farmer’s daughter the owner of this seaside pumpkin shanty keeps things chic without extreme prices.
7. Loblolly Acres
This very family favorite of Delaware pumpkin patches includes a corn maze and petting zoo. Located near Woodside, Loblolly Acres is a great choice for a day adventure and requires some back road driving. The drive is definitely worth it as there is a lot to do here. You can explore the nature trails, play area, and stop by the cafe for a treat. It is open 7 days a week and a great family destination.
8. Mr. Pepper’s Pumpkin Patch
Next on my list of pumpkin patches in Delaware is Mr. Pepper’s Pumpkin Patch, which is anything but a typical pumpkin farm stand. They offer the typical hayride experience at $2 per person but that’s not all! There is also a beehive and great barbecue food!
9. Fifer Orchards
Camden Wyoming, Delaware
You can’t list the best pumpkin patches in Delaware without mentioning Fifer Orchards. This Camden-Wyoming farm is family-owned/operated and has a lot to offer during the fall season for both kids and adults. With a six acre corn maze, fun carnival games, sliding boards made of straw and pumpkin painting opportunities, this is one pumpkin patch you don’t want to miss.
They also offer additional perks, which differ depending on the day you visit, including live concerts, train rides, a moon bounce and a variety of delectable fall treats like squash and apple cider. As far as the pumpkins go, you can pick whichever one catches your (or your kids’) eye.
10. T.S. Smith & Sons
Last on our list of the best Delaware pumpkin patches is T.S. Smith and Son’s. T.S. Smith and Son’s is located in Bridgeville, Delaware. This farm is huge with its 800 acres and a great place for a wedding or family reunion. It is the oldest facility in the region offering apples, peaches, and nectarines. They also have a great selection of various pumpkin varieties.
Visit Some of The Best Pumpkin Patches in Delaware!
The fall season only comes once a year, so get out there and enjoy some (or all!) of the locations on this list of the best pumpkin patches in Delaware. Make a day of it and bring the entire family along; just remember to save some space in the car for the pumpkins!
Remember, though, to always give the pumpkin patches a call for their most up-to-date information and visiting hours.
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