Find farms for pumpkin picking near Charlotte, Raleigh-Durham, Wilmington, Asheville, Greensboro and Winston-Salem on our list of North Carolina pumpkin patches.
Carrigan Farms – Mooresville, NC
A 130 acre fifth generation family owned farm run by Doug and Kelly Carrigan. Take a tractor-drawn hayride to pick your own pumpkin on weekends this fall. Enjoy the haunted trail of “Scarrigan Farms” on select October nights as well.
Location: 1261 Oak Ridge Farm Hwy, Mooresville, NC 28115
Hodges Farm – Charlotte, NC
A 180+ acre farm in Mecklenburg County northeast of Charlotte. They have a 10 acre u-pick pumpkin field as well as corn maze, hayrides, farm animals and pony rides (weekends).
Location: 3900 Rocky River Road, Charlotte NC 28215
Aw Shucks! – Monroe, NC
Take a hayride to the pumpkin patch and choose your own pumpkin from the field. They also have a corn maze, animal barn, children’s play area and haunted trail.
Location: 3718 Plyler Mill Rd., Monroe, NC 28112
Stingy Jack’s Pumpkin Patch, Pisgah Forest, NC
Hit up their Annual Fall Pumpkin Festival on weekends in October starting October 5, 2013. Enter the pumpkin carving contest, take an enchanted hayride, walk down a spooky trail, or try your hand at the ultimate pumpkin chunker.
Location: 350 Generation Pass, Pisgah Forest, NC (Mountains & Meadows Farm and Event Center at Turkey Pen)
Gross Farms – Sanford, NC
The Gross family has owned and farmed this land for over five generations. In the fall, they host farm visitors for a corn maze, pumpkin picking, hayrides and other fall fun.
Location: 1606 Pickett Road, Sanford, NC 27332
Hill Ridge Farms – Youngsville, NC
Take a hayride to the patch of pumpkins, visit with the farm animals, go for a train ride and try your hand at gem stone panning. Giant slide and kid’s playland also available. Their fall harvest festival will be on September 14, 2013 this year.
Location: 703 Tarboro Rd, Youngsville, NC 27596
This list unfortunately isn’t complete. We are still looking for more in North Carolina to add.