Rekindle the nostalgia of fall with a visit to a pumpkin patch. Delight in the fall foliage and smell of spiced apple cider while picking a pumpkin and tasting seasonal fall treats. All around the area are local pumpkin patches with activities for the whole family. Here are just a few:
Germantown, MD. Open Sat and Sun from 10 AM to 5 PM.
Pick a pumpkin, take a hayride, and explore a hay maze. Enjoy crafts, food, and family activities.
Clark’s Elioak Farm
Ellicott City, MD. Open Tue-Fri from 10 AM to 5 PM and Sat-Sun from 10 AM to 5:30 PM.
Enjoy the petting farm, a pumpkin patch, hayrides, pony rides and storybook characters from the Enchanted Forest.
Centreville, VA. Open daily.
One of the largest fall festivals in Virginia. Activities include unlimited hayrides, giant slides, rope swings, farm animal feeding, a pumpkin patch, live entertainment and much more. Open daily until Nov. 4th.
Leesburg, VA. Open daily from 9:30 AM to 6 PM.
The farm play area includes giant hill slides, a hay maze, unlimited hayrides, straw mountains, miniature pumpkin village, spider web crawl, pirate play ship and much more.