Funtober Pumpkin Patches

Minnesota Pumpkin Patches

Find pumpkin picking near Minneapolis, St. Paul, Saint Cloud and Rochester on our list of Minnesota pumpkin patches.

Minneapolis – St. Paul

Sever’s Corn Maze – Chaska, MN & Shakopee, MN
Three pick your own pumpkin patches, including one at the Sever’s corn maze. After you are done with the cornfield and fall farm activities, go pumpkin picking!
Three Locations: 1100 Canterbury Road, Shakopee, MN 55379
7410 Hwy 212 E., Chaska, MN
Hundertmark Rd. and Pioneer Trail, Chaska, MN

Lendt’s Pumpkin Patch – Wyoming, MN
Pick your own pumpkins for $4 per pumpkin from their 40+ acre field daily from late September through Halloween. They also sell prepicked pumpkins with some huge ones, though size and quantity vary each season. Hayrides are offered by reservation for $7 each. Two corn pits and an amusement area for kids. Face painting and concessions available on weekends. Cash and checks only. Find out what’s happening this fall at Lendt’s via Facebook.
Location: 6903 Wyoming Trail, Wyoming, Minnesota 55092

Pinehaven Farm – Wyoming, MN
A family owned and operated half century farm thirty minutes from the Twin Cities that opened to the public for agritainment in 1996. They plant 20 acres of pumpkins and other harvest produce. Enjoy the pumpkin picking and harvest festival this fall, and then stay for the haunted attractions. General admission is $5.95 to $7.95 per person. Trolley hay ride, pumpkin cannon, mini train ride, giant slide, farm antiques and trike track. Don’t forget to make a stop at Becky’s Sweets and Treats Shop. Special events include magic show and kid’s Halloween party. The Dead End Hayride includes haunted hayride, haunted trail and haunted cornfield. General admission to these activities is $14-19 per person.
Location: 28186 Kettle River Blvd, Wyoming, MN 55092

Peter’s Pumpkins – Shakopee, MN
A fruit and vegetable farm that lets you pick your pumpkins daily in October. Free hay rides and face painting on weekends. There is also a corn maze. They do not take credit cards.
Location: 12860 Old Brickyard Road, Shakopee, MN 55379

Tom’s Pumpkin Farm – Lindstrom, MN
This pumpkin farm, run by Tom and Teresa Rongitsch, lets you PYO pumpkins from their 15 acre field. There’s also a corn maze, face painting and farm market.
Location: 15281 Panola Drive, Lindstrom, MN 55045

Pleasant Valley Orchard – Shafer, Minnesota
A family owned orchard run by Jim Birkholz and Judy Erickson, as well as their children. Take a hayride to the patch on weekends in October and go pumpkin picking. Or choose your pumpkin from their pumpkin pile and pick apples instead. Other activities include farm animals, nature trail, picnic area and kid’s corral. Bakery and Gift Shop have caramel apples, apple pie and other items. The farm is open daily starting Labor Day weekend. The Orchard overlooks St. Croix Valley.
Location: 17325 Pleasant Valley Road, Shafer, Minnesota 55074

Bridgewater Produce Farm – Northfield, MN
Fall festival on weekends starting in late September with pick your own pumpkins and hay rides. There are also petting zoo, courtyard mazes and corn box. The Larsen family has been growing fresh fruits and vegetables for more than 50 years.

Apple Jack Orchards – Delano, MN
Pumpkin picking, corn maze and more located 30 minutes west of Minneapolis. Tractor pulled wagon rides tour the Orchard for $2 per ride. Seven acre cornfield maze is $4 per person with children 4 and under free. Animal park has farm animals like goats, pigs and chickens. Pony rides available for kids on weekends for $4 a ride through the woods trail. Cow train, corn pit, apple cannon and face painting also available. Kid’s play area includes haystack with slides, climbing tires, mini maze and more. Purchase items to take home at the Bakery, Apple Market and Gift Shop. Special events include Opening Weekend, Grandparents Weekend, Honeycrisp Fest, Giant Pumpkin Weigh-off, Corn Fest and Pumpkin Palooza.

Southern Minnesota

Tweite’s – Byron, MN
This family farm run by Tom and Colleen Tweite has been operating for more than 25 years. Stroll through the patch with a wheelbarrow to haul home your pumpkins this fall. There’s also a 12 acre corn maze and other farm activities. Find out what’s happening there recently via their Facebook page.
Location: 1821 Frontier Road SW, Byron, Minnesota 55920

Poppe Pumpkin Patch – Lakefield, MN
Take a tractor drawn hayride to the patch and select your own pumpkin. Also enjoy the tractor drawn hayrides, petting barn, two acre corn maze and miniature golf. Petting barn has a variety of animals, including a llama, cow, sheep, baby goats, chickens and more. Kids will also enjoy the barrel train rides, Storybook Land of cut-outs for photos, trike track, tractor sandbox and pumpkin painting (additional cost). Cost for ages 3 and up is $6.50. Full service cafe with homemade pumpkin pie.
Location: 46109 840th St., Lakefield, Minnesota 56150

Fargo, North Dakota Area

Buffalo River Pumpkin Patch – Glyndon, MN
Offering pumpkins to the Fargo-Moorhead area for more than ten years. Go pumpkin picking in their patch on weekends this fall. Horse drawn wagon rides pulled by their team of Percheron horses through the Not So Scary Forest. Petting zoo animal barn has pot belly pigs, goats, lambs and other animals. Also enjoy the straw maze, trike track, chalk house, barrel car rides and game area. Gate fee is $4 per person with children one year old and under free. Tickets are required for some attractions.
Location: 14447 Hwy. 10, Glyndon, MN 56547


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