Best Pumpkin Patches in Austin
The arrival of fall indicates a few things: the leaves changing color and of course, lots of pumpkins. There is no better way to celebrate and enjoy fall than to go to local pumpkin patches and orchards! It’s a yearly occasion for many families. Finding that perfect item to decorate the porch, carve into a jack-o-lantern, or create into a delicious pumpkin pie is the task at hand. The pumpkin patch can become an excellent family tradition if it is not already. The lovely shades of orange that spread over the fields at a pumpkin patch are something to see. Make sure you bring the camera as there will be a lot of pictures to be taken. All those photos may just make the best Thanksgiving card for grandma and grandpa. Wondering where to find the most awesome pumpkin and to snap some nice fall family pictures? Here are some pumpkin patches throughout Austin that offer both pumpkins and a day of fun.
Barton Hill Farms Pumpkin Patch
1115 FM 969,
Bastrop, TX 78602
Join us as we celebrate 10 years of the Fall Festival, Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze and learn why we’ve been named the best pumpkin patch in Central Texas! Get lost in the 5-acre corn maze. Every weekend, you and the children may get lost in a 3.5-acre corn maze, bounce on huge jumping cushions, ride a barrel train, play games, listen to live music, see farm animals, eat refreshments, enjoy a tasting room, and, of course, pick Halloween pumpkins. Pick your favorite pumpkin. Catch live music in the Biergarten. Sip a frozen sangria or cold brew. Fire the apple cannons and hop on a hayride. We look forward to sharing the farm with you and your family! – bartonhillfarms.com
Buda United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch
767 Main St.
Buda, TX 78610
Open Daily from 10 am to 8 pm at the Gray’s Farm – 767 Main Street across from Willie’s Joint. Admission to our patch is FREE and we welcome all to come by and visit our patch. We have volunteers who work hard to decorate the patch and we encourage family photos. NO purchase is necessary. The pumpkins are on consignment, and the church is required to pay for the inventory that has been delivered. As a result, we are unable to provide discounts or make donations to other organizations. Everyone is welcome to come by and visit, even four-legged pals. The embellished patch makes an excellent backdrop for family photographs. Pets are welcome but must be leashed. Pumpkins are expected to be delivered Saturday 9/28 and 10/12 and the patch will remain open until 10/31 or until we run out of pumpkins. Just a reminder it is FREE for you and your entire family. – budaumc.org
Elgin Christmas Tree Farm Pumpkin Patch
120 Natures Way,
Elgin, TX 78621
Elgin Christmas Tree Farm was founded in 1984 as Natures Way Tree Farm by Bill and Kay Walton. In 2002, their eldest daughter, Twyla Nash and husband Marc Nash took over the farm. Best of Austin Crazy corn maze, super fun Rubber Duck Races, Pumpkin Photo Ops around our grounds, We have friendly Animals to visit, Choo choo Train Ride, fun Hayride, and of course, a kids Playscape Tree farming is a family operation with the Nash’s three kids coming home as much as possible to help out. – elginchristmastreefarm.com
Evergreen Farms Christmas Tree Pumpkin Patch
242 Monkey Rd.
Elgin, TX 78621
Pumpkins are available for purchase and photo opportunities. The premier event, the Pumpkin Hunt, includes a free wagon ride into the Christmas tree fields where mini pumpkins are hidden (one ticket gets you two mini pumpkins). You can purchase tickets for activities like; pumpkin hunting, pumpkin Launcher, train rides, spinner, fishing pond, bounce tracks, kid zip line, the famous striker. The tickets are $3 and can be bought at the gift shop on site. You must come see all of these – no other place in Austin has this many fun activities. FREE admission. Some activities are extra. – evergreen-farms.com
Leander United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch
107 SW Dr.
Leander, TX 78641
We will not be selling pumpkins in the Fall of 2021. We hope to be able to open the Pumpkin Patch up again in 2022. Activities included games, candy, cupcake walk, and a bounce house. We have pumpkins of all sizes to choose from. Great opportunity for photos for the entire family. Sat Oct 21 is Movie night. On Oct 28th there will be FREE admission. There will be fun for the entire family that will include; food, prizes, face painting, bounce house, family portraits and drinks. October 31 join them for the FREE fall Fest. Bounce house, games, trunk-or-treat, popcorn, snow cones, a cupcake walk, and of course candy!- leanderumc.org
South Texas Maize Pumpkin Patch
Hondo, TX 78861
Climb up and slide down the Matter Corn — it’s the tallest “mountain” in Medina County! Our nostalgic Farm Hayrides are a classic, taking you on a tour in hay wagons pulled by tractors. You can hop-hop on the Corn Pop-Poppers. Swing with your little ones on our brand NEW Expression Swings! No, you’re not seeing double! We have two jumping pillows! Bigger than most houses! Come experience a family excursion with food and fun for everyone… in Hondo, Texas! In the heart of South Texas, not too far from Austin, only a short country drive from San Antonio. On weekends, there are 7 acres of corny fun grown in a different pattern each year. Wandering means having a good time! Hayride, MatterCorn Slide Slope, barrel train, Cowboy Ken’s Kiddie Korral, Hay Bale Jump, Colin’s Cluckers, Expression Swings, and limitless bouncing on two Corn Pop-Poppers! Concessions may be limited on weekdays and on field trips. The Gift Shop will be closed most days- graff7aranch.com
Sweet Eats Fall Festival Pumpkin Patch
14400 E. State Highway 29
Georgetown, TX. 78626
Our 2 acre Texas-sized pumpkin field is stocked with over 40 distinct types of pick-your-own pumpkins. Explosions (Friday and Saturday night at dusk in OCTOBER ONLY). 4.5 Acres of Taylor Rodeo themed corn maze paired with our GIANT 2 acre Texas sized pumpkin patch filled with over 40 different varieties of pumpkins, fireworks, wagon rides, mutton busting ($25), food trucks, live music and over 30 different activities that are included with your general admission ticket. Click here to view all activities available – sweeteats.com
Sweet Berry Farms Pumpkin Patch
Marble Falls, TX 78654
Yee Haw! We are now open with Goats to feed, Pick Your Own Flowers (Zinnias), the Texas Maze, the Barnyard Maze, the Sweet Berry Express Barrel Train, the infamous Scarecrow Island Hayride, Paint a Pumpkin, Standard, Candy Corn Kid Maze, Pony Rides (Fri, Sat, Sun), Stuff a Scarecrow, the Berry Bounce and of course …… pumpkins galore! There is NO parking or admission fee here. Come on out, enjoy the Farm and if you wish to participate in an activity, purchase a ticket at one of the many registers where you can also get the Ice Cream, Popsicles and buy pumpkins. So folks can spend a little or a lot – it is your choice. – sweetberryfarm.com
The Jersey Barnyard
La Grange, TX 78945
Make pumpkin picking a family memory full of fun farm experiences. PUMPKIN PATCH…Last week of September through October. They will have a full variety of Fall Haloweend items to purchase; jack o’ lanterns, gourds, ceramic pumpkins, specialty pumpkins, squash, fall decor, mums, fall bedding plants, decorative corn, corn stalks Call to check on the delivery date. EVERY Saturday in October from 10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. Free Pumpkin painting with the purchase of a pumpkin. Every Saturday: Grade A Farm Tours Raw Jersey milk from grass-fed Jersey cows, Grass Fed & Finished Beef, Organic Pastured Chicken, Pastured Chicken Eggs, Pastured Pork. Check for holiday schedule. – texasjersey.com
The Robinson Family Patch
3780 White Owl Ln.
Temple, TX 76501
Join us for the Fall Festival on the Farm, where traditions and memories are formed! Whether you’re searching for a fun day out with the family or a unique location to hang out with your pals, there’s something for everyone on the farm! Come hungry since we’ve prepared some delectable goodies for you! Sept. 18th-Oct. 31st Sat-Sun 10AM-6pm Pumpkin Patch Admission, Pumpkin Barn Photo Op, Herding Show (Sundays in October at 12 & 1:30pm), Chainsaw Wood Carver (Saturdays in October), Pumpkin Carver (Saturday, Oct.16th from 12pm-4pm), Live Music, Hayride, Corn Maze, Farm Animals, Barrel Train, Bounce Pad, Playground Area, Corn Cannons, 1 Turn at Pumpkin Sand Art, 20 + pumpkins- therobinsonfamilyfarm.com