It’s that time of year again! The weather is cooling down and fall is slowly moving in.
Fall is a great time of year to capture those adorable family insta pics at one of the many great pumpkin patches arounds the state. A trip to the pumpkin patch is also a great time for fun family bonding.
Whether you have plans for a short road trip out of town to enjoy the feeling of real fall weather, or just want to make plans to spend the day out at one of the many fun festive locations in the valley, we have compiled a list of everything you need to know about the best pumpkin patches in Arizona!
Rocker 7 Farm Patch
19601 W. Broadway Road, Buckeye
Pumpkin patch, crop maze, hayrides, sunflower field, petting zoo, jumping pillow, concessions and picnic area.
Hours vary; Friday-Sunday starting Oct. 6.
$8-$10; Free for children in diapers
Mortimer Family Farms
12907 E. State Route 169, Dewey
Games, farm activities, live entertainment, hayrides, barn dance and more during Pumpkin Festival each Friday-Sunday Sept. 28-Oct. 28.
$15.85; online discounts; free for ages 2 and younger.
Mother Nature’s Farm
1663 E. Baseline Road, Gilbert
Pumpkin decorating, air bounce, Alexander’s Adventure Maze, animals and hayrides. Open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. in October.
$10 children, $5 adults.
5726 N. 75th Ave., Glendale
Six-acre family corn maze, mini corn maze (for little ones), haunted corn maze, petting zoo, jumping pillow, hay pyramid, farm activities and play area.
Hours vary; Sept. 28-Nov. 4.
$12; free for ages 2 and younger.
4011 S. Power Road, Mesa
Seven-acre corn maze, mini golf, pumpkin patch, inflatables, petting zoo, mini zip line, barrel train ride, giant jump pad and more.
Hours vary; Oct. 1-Nov. 4.
$10; free for ages 2 and younger.
26540 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale
Hayrides, train rides, pedal cars, petting zoo, hay maze, Western games and panning for gold.
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Monday Sept. 29-Oct. 30. (closed Tuesdays).
Open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Halloween.
$10-$12; free for ages 1 and younger; additional cost for pony rides, mechanical bull and bounce house.
24810 S. Rittenhouse Road, Queen Creek
Hayrides, roller coaster, miniature golf, 10-acre corn maze, bonfires and marshmallow roasting, petting zoo, inflatables, rides, climbing wall, live entertainment and more during the Pumpkin & Chili Party every Thursday through Sunday in October.
$20; $15 tickets available at Fry’s; free for ages 1 and younger.
2081 W. Hardy Road, Willcox
Pick-your-own pumpkins, corn maze, hayrides, children’s play area. Fall Pumpkin Celebration each weekend Sept. 22-Oct. 28. Pumpkin pancakes, ice cream, pies and bread and homemade cider donuts for sale.
The Pumpkin Patch Train
233 N. Grand Canyon Blvd., Williams
Take a train ride on the Grand Canyon Railroad to a pumpkin patch every Saturday and Sunday in October. Includes a pumpkin to take home, haunted train car, refreshments, hay-bale maze and crafts.
Train departs at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
$26; $21 for ages 2-15.
Buckelew Farm will permanently close its pumpkin patch and pumpkin festival. Buckelew Farm will not be hosting its annual Pumpkin Festival this year. After 30 years, the farm announced on its website that its pumpkin patch is permanently closed.
Marana Pumpkin Patch & Farm Festival
Marana Pumpkin Patch offers 50 acres of family fun. Your admission ticket includes: Entry to the Farm Festival, Wagon Ride to the Pumpkin Patch, Tractor train ride, Free access to both corn mazes, which are 5 acres each, Access to the Straw Mountain and Kids Zone, Petting Zoo, Pig Races, Jumping Pillow, 1/4 scale diesel train, Peddle cart ride, Pumpkin Train Ride, Little Tractors, the 90′ Slide and the Mini Diggers. Additional festivities (for a fee) include pumpkin cannon ($1 per shot), zipline ($5), and pony rides ($5).
14901 N. Wentz Rd., Marana (~30 minutes NW of Downtown Tucson)
October 5-October 30
Monday through Thursday, 3:00pm-7:00pm; Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 9:00am-7:00pm
Admission to the Marana Pumpkin Patch & Farm Festival is $11(+tax)/person on Monday-Thursday, $13(+tax)/person on Friday, and $13-$15(+tax)/person on Saturday & Sunday. Kids 34″ and under get in free.
ADDIITONAL PUMPKIN PATCHES
Arizona Pumpkin Patch features thousands of hand-Picked pumpkins. The patches are open daily from 9am to 9pm until late Halloween Night. Arizona Pumpkin Patch has several locations throughout Arizona.
Opens: October 14th-31st
Hours: 7 days a week 9am-9pm
Chandler Blvd. & 50th St.
4805 E Chandler Blvd Phoenix, AZ 85048
Guadalupe Rd & Higley Rd.
3165 E Guadalupe Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85234
Chandler Blvd & Dobson Rd.
2240 W Chandler Blvd, Chandler, AZ 85244
Gilbert Rd. & Germman Rd.
19219 S Gilbert Rd, Chandler, AZ 85286
Higley Rd. & Pecos Rd.
2197 E. Pecos Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85207
Hunt Hwy. & Gary Rd.
6180 West Hunt Hwy Queen Creek, AZ 85142
400 South, AZ-92, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
Cortaro Rd. & the 10.
8328 CORTARO RD. MARANA, 85743