Locate “pumpkin patches near me” in New York and throughout Western New York, Long Island, Hudson Valley and near all the big cities. Find pumpkins in New York City, Albany, Syracuse, Binghamton, Rochester and Buffalo on our list of New York pick your own farms. Enjoy a day on the farm with your friends and family, take a hayride out to the pumpkin patch, and pick out the perfect pumpkin to carve up. Indulge in the rest of the fall fun offered by your local farmer and end the day with a photograph to remember it forever. Last Major Update:
Support your local farmer this October and pick your own at one of these farms.
Abbott Farms - Baldwinsville, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins, as well as other produce throughout the season, which is also available at the Country Store. They also stock local and NYS products such as cheese, jams and jellies, honey and maple syrups, and more, as well as baked items such as pie, and sweet apple cider. They also have a winery and cidery on site featuring hard ciders.
Abbott Farms - Baldwinsville, NY
Pumpkin patch prices are based on size. Corn maze is open August through October. Flashlight maze on Friday nights in October. Pick your own apples and enjoy the apple cider from their cider press. They have a variety of apples ready for picking in September and October. Wagon rides, bounce house and apple cannon are also available on the farm. Country Store sells bakery items, fudge, ice cream and other items. Fall festival admission is $7 per person for ages 3 and up with a group discount available. Parking is free. Abbott Farms is a family favorite place with over 12940 Facebook likes. The address is 3275 Cold Springs Road, Baldwinsville, NY 13027. It is located about 11 miles northwest of Syracuse.
Abers Acres - Kennedy, NY
This Certified Organic family farm offers pick your own produce including berries. They offer some produce in the market that has been grown on the farm, including pumpkins, as well as local produce, including apples. They also offer pre-cut and cut your own Christmas trees beginning the day after Thanksgiving. They also sell locally made maple syrup, honey, jams and preserves made with their fruit, as well as baked goods made locally from their berries.
Apple Bin Farm Market - Ulster Park, NY
Pick your own apples. They also have pumpkins and Christmas trees, in addition to other produce. They are popular with the local community for their breakfast sandwiches, as well as offering apple and pear cider and fresh cider donuts, plus other baked goods. They also have local honey and maple syrup, locally made coffee, preserves, gifts, and more.
Apple Dave’s Orchards - Warwick, NY
Pick your own apples from a dozen varieties beginning around Labor Day. Pick your pumpkins from their patch in October. They also have live music and a distillery serving local beers and cocktails. There are children’s activities including wagon rides and puppet shows. Their farm store offers old fashioned apple cider, fresh cider donuts and pies, honey, jams and jellies, flowers, local produce, and more.
Apple Ridge Orchards - Warwick, NY
Pick your own apples beginning early September, and pick your pumpkins beginning mid-September! They also offer pick your own peaches. They offer more than 20 varieties of apples, plus tractor-pulled hay rides, farm animals, corn maze, honey bee observation hives, and more. They make their own fresh pressed apple cider, fresh baked cider donuts, plus apple butter, preserves and more. It is located at 101 Jessup Road, Warwick, NY 10990. It is located about 50 miles southwest of Poughkeepsie.
Baker Farm Market & U-Pick - Ransomville, NY
Pick your own apples in several varieties. You can select white or orange pumpkins of various sizes, either precut in the store or out of the patch. They also sell fresh pressed apple cider by the gallon, mums, and vegetables.
Barton Orchards - Poughquag, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins. They also have a corn maze and a treetop adventure. Enjoy apple cider, cider donuts and pie, and other treats, plus a full concession stand.
Becker Farms - Gasport, NY
This fifth generation family farm offers pick your own apples (beginning the end of August) and pumpkins (beginning the end of September) along with berries and other fruits. They offer prepicked produce in their store, as well as fresh and frozen pies and other baked goods, apple cider, homemade fudge and jam, and other goodies. They also have a winery and brewery onsite offering tastings and tours, as well as sales of wines, beers, and hard ciders. For Halloween, hey have also offered a haunted hayride on the weekends preceding the holiday.
Behling Orchard - Mexico, NY
Pick your own apples from September through October, and pumpkins in mid-September. They also have apple cider made on an old-fashioned press, fresh cider donuts and pie, and many other treats, as well as seasonal produce and local goods. The activity area includes a corn maze and zombie paintball.
Bellinger’s Orchard - Fultonville, NY
The Winnie/Bellinger family farm, established in 1803, has had an orchard since 1930, and now offers over 30 varieties of apples available for picking. They have pumpkins and other gourds available in late September. Enjoy apple cider, fresh cider donuts (available individually, by the half dozen or dozen), jams and jellies, local honey and maple syrup, and more. Take a hayride through the apple orchard and pumpkin patch on weekends, and try not to get lost in the corn maze or the children’s hay maze.
Bellvale Farms - Warwick, NY
Taste some of the finest ice cream around. A dairy farm with creamery and pumpkin patch (weekends in October). It is located at 1390 Route 17A, Warwick, NY.
Benners Farm - East Setauket, NY
Limited opening during the virus beginning in late September. They feature pumpkin picking, hayrides, live music, and cider making. This 15 acre private farm has many weekend festivals throughout the summer and fall. It is located at 56 Gnarled Hollow Rd., E Setauket, NY. It is about 50 miles east of Queens.
Blackman Homestead Farm - Lockport, NY
More than 15 varieties of apples you can pick yourself. They also sell fresh pressed cider, hard cider, pumpkins and other gourds, local preserves and more. The farm was established in 1852 and is now run by the sixth generation of the Blackman family.
Boehm Farm - Climax, NY
Pick your own apples from almost 20 varieties, plus pick your own pumpkin from the patch. They also have other produce available for you pick throughout the seaosn. The farm stand offers up fresh cider donuts, pies, jams and jellies, local honey and maple syrup, and more.
Borella Farm - St. James, NY
A farm stand operating on Long Island for more than fifty years. Pick your own pumpkins and apples from their field, hay rides, corn maze, face painting and inflatable rides during their Fall Harvest Festival every Saturday and Sunday in October. It is located at 485 Edgewood Avenue, St. James, NY. It is 5 miles south of Stony Brook.
Bowman Orchards - Rexford, NY
Pick your own apples from August through October, and pumpkins in September and October.
Brightwaters Farm - Bay Shore, NY
Check out their Facebook coupons for discounts. A working farm run by the Quintal family with pumpkin picking, hayrides, farm animals and wooden playground. The address is 1624 Manatuck Blvd., Bay Shore, NY 11706. It is about 39 miles east of Queens.
Brooklyn Plantology - Brooklyn, NY
Stop by this fall from mid-September through October 31st for the Great Pumpkin Patch. The address is 26 Brooklyn Terminal Market, Brooklyn, New York. It is 9 miles southeast from Manhattan.
Burrell’s Navarino Orchard - Syracuse, NY
This third generation pick your own farm offers berries and apples (about 20 varieties beginning mid-August), and pumpkins in October. The country store offers seasonal produce, homemade goods including pies and fritters, apple cider, and local goodies too.
Chase Farms Market - Fairport, NY
Pick your own pumpkins starts the last weekend in September and lasts through October. They provide weekend wagon rides. Chase Farms Market is a small fruit farm located in Monroe County owned by Robert and John Chase. The address is 459 Pannell Rd., Fairport, NY 14450. It is about 17 miles southeast of Rochester.
Clarke’s Family Farm - Modena, NY
An organic pick your own apple farm, now run by the seventh generation. They offer 10 varieties of organic apples and 17 varieties of conventional apples available for picking throughout September and October each year. You can also pick your own pumpkins right off the vine. They also offer apple cider and cider donuts, made fresh, plus jams and jellies and more. They also have a corn maze for you to explore.
Concklin Orchards - Pomona, NY
An established farm since 1711. They have apple and pumpkin picking each fall. The address is 2 South Mountain Rd., Pomona, NY 10970. It is about 36 miles north of New York City.
Country Dreams Farm - Plattsburgh, NY
A working farm with fall fun for the whole family. Enjoy the pick your own pumpkin patch, corn maze, and hay rides. There is also a corn house and kids’ play area. Special Event: aMAZEing halloWINE. They also feature weddings, sleigh rides, and summer events. Their address is 260 Pellerin Road, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. It is about 104 miles north of Lake George, NY.
Critz Farms - Cazenovia, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins. During the weekends, they offer wagon rides to the orchard. They make hard cider year round, and fresh sweet cider throughout the fall. Take a turn at getting through their giant corn maze without getting lost. They also have an animal area with 25+ farm animals to visit. Beginning the day after Thanksgiving, come pick your own Christmas tree, or buy a precut tree, wreath, or garland. The gift shop offers Christmas ornaments as well as locally made products and gifts. The address is 3232 Rippleton Road, Cazenovia, NY 13035. It is located about 23 miles southeast of Syracuse.
Cunningham Family Farms - Swan Lake, NY
They feature family events, a pick your own pumpkin farm with a barnyard play area, hay ride, corn maze, and obstacle course. The address is 233 Hurd and Parks Road, Swan Lake, NY 12783. It is about 70 miles west of Poughkeepsie.
Dressel Farms - New Paltz, NY
Pick your own apples on weekends in September and October. Later in September, pick your own pumpkins begins. They also have other produce, such as PYO strawberries and pre-picked produce in the farm stand. They make their own apple cider on an antique press, with a fresh batch made throughout each week. In recent years, the family has expanded its operations with hard cider, under the Kettleborough Hard Cider label. Their farm stand has seasonally available produce, as well as homemade ice cream, honey and maple syrup. Later in the fall, they also have cider and cider donuts in the farm stand.
DuBois Farms - Highland, NY
David and Jolee DuBois purchased a 54 acre farm in 2002 to become first generation farmers. Their pick your own farm is open from mid-August until early November with picking of plums, tomatoes, apples, pears and pumpkins. They also have a 2 acre corn maze, farm animals, pony rides, farm market and bakery with delicious desserts including apple cider donuts and pies. They hold a variety of special events including Honey Crisp Hysteria Festival, the Apple Daze Festival and the Great Pumpkin Festival. The Tavern at Dubois offers local hard cider, wines and craft beers. They are expanding and have planted Christmas trees and more fruit trees and strawberries, something to look forward to in coming years.
Dykeman Farm - Pawling, NY
Pick your own pumpkin patch open weekends in October. Enjoy the hayride to the patch and kid’s play area for farm fun. Third generation farm family. The address is 31 Dykeman Lane, Pawling, NY. It is about 20 miles east of Poughkeepsie.
Elwood Pumpkin Farm - Huntington, NY
The most western pumpkin patch on Long Island. Pumpkin picking off the vine, hay rides and children’s corn maze. Open daily in season. You can also cut your own Christmas tree here. The address is 1500 E Jericho Turnpike, Huntington, NY. It is about 33 miles east of Queens.
Finks Country Farm - Wading River, NY
A family owned farm operated for more than fifty years by the Finks. U-pick pumpkins, a 7 acre corn maze, hayrides, kiddy train rides and farm stand. Their fall festival runs weekends and include a corn cannon, pony rides, pumpkin slingshot, pig races, and live music. The address is 6242 Middle Country Rd., Wading River, NY 11792. It is about 60 miles east of Queens.
Fishkill Farms - Hopewell Junction, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins, plus berries and other produce, with pre-picked produce available in the market. Mid-September through mid-October, they offer various Harvest Festival weekends, with live music, hayrides, donuts and cider. Their Cider Garden, open weekends through October, offers gorgeous views of the Catskills and glasses of hard cider.
Fix Bros Fruit Farm - Hudson, NY
Pick your own on this fifth generation family farm includes apples (13 varieties) and pumpkins, as well as cherries and peaches thorughout the year, and other produce prepicked in the farm store. They also have hayrides and fresh apple cider.
Fobare’s Fruits - Rensselaer Falls, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins. They also offer wagon rides, a corn maze, children’s activities including a playground, and the Apple Barn, which offers apple cider, baked goods such as cider donuts and pies, preserves and other prepared foods, ice cream, apple nachos, meals and other treats.
Fraleigh’s Rose Hill Farm - Red Hook, NY
It has pick your own apples and pumpkins. The address is 19 Rose Hill Farm, Red Hook, NY 12571. It is located 23 miles north of Poughkeepsie.
FW Schmitt Farms - Melville, NY
Their fall event kicks off in late September. Pick your own pumpkins on weekends. A 7 acre corn maze, hayrides, children’s daytime haunted mansion, playground, farm animals, slides, pony rides. The address is 26 Pinelawn Rd., Melville, NY 11747. It is located 28 miles east of Queens.
G&S Orchards - Walworth, NY
A 150 acre family fruit farm. They have seven varieties of apples available for picking starting in September. Another eight varieties are available for purchase. Pick your own and pre-picked pumpkins are available starting in mid-September. They only accept cash payments. Only 15 minutes from downtown Rochester.
Goodwin’s Orchard - Potsdam, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins.
Green Acre Fruit Farm - Rochester, NY
A u-pick family farm with pumpkins and a variety of apples and fruits. Twenty two varieties of apples are available starting in late August. Their address is 3460 Latta Road, Rochester, NY 14612. It is located about 13 miles northwest of downtown Rochester. They started allowing apple picking following a hail storm in 1970. Now they have twenty two varieties available starting in late August. Red raspberries are also available for picking in autumn.
Greenland Family Farms - Cutchogue, NY
Fall events include pumpkin picking, hayrides on weekends in October, hay bales, corn stalks, and hundreds of Halloween decorations. The farm is located at 17155 County Rd. 48, Cutchogue, NY. It is located about a 28 mile driving distance north of Southampton.
Greig Farm - Red Hook, NY
Pick your own apples, pumpkins, and more. You can feed the goats and visit the koi pond while visiting. They offer a craft market and an art gallery on site. They also have two accomodations to stay on the farm (one a studio, on a two bedroom house).
Greig Farm - Upper Red Hook, NY
Pick your own apples in September and pumpkins in October . The address is 223 Pitcher Lane, Upper Red Hook, NY. It is about 30 miles north of Poughkeepsie.
Grisamore Farms - Locke, NY
Pick your own apples from a dozen varieties beginning the end of August. Pumpkins are available for pick your own beginning in October. Cider is available at the end of September. There are hayrides every weekend in October. The farm store at this fifth generation family farm offers seasonal produce, local products, and other goodies.
Hank’s Pumpkintown - Watermill, NY
A number of children’s activities are available, including a playground and face painting. Pick your own apples from more than a dozen varieties over the season, on weekends only, and pumpkins are available 7 days a week, straight off the vine. You can also go through the corn maze, or take a hayride, tractor ride, or train ride through the corn maze as well. Hank’s Orchard offers hard ciders in several varieties, and the farm stand offers fresh cider donuts, hand-dipped caramel apples, apple cider and cider slushies, and more.
Harbes Family Farm - Mattituck, NY
Enjoy fun pumpkin picking off the vine, Robin Hood Corn Maze, apple picking, wagon rides and pedal carts. The address is 715 Sound Avenue, Mattituck, NY. It is 23 miles north of Southampton, NY.
Harbes Farm - Riverhead, NY
Pick from eight different varieties when ripe. There is also pumpkin picking and a corn maze that turns haunted on select nights starting in mid-October. Hay rides, pony rides, farm animals, pedal carts and other children’s activities are also available, and you can pick up cider donuts, roasted sweet corn, kettle corn, ice cream, and more treats. They also have a tasting room for their wines.
Harvest Moon Farm & Orchard - North Salem, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins. They also make hard cider. They do have some events throughout the year, and festival activities on some weekends, with activities including hayrides, farm animals, live music, and more.
Hurd Orchards - Holley, NY
A family owned fruit and flower farm in WNY between the Erie Canal and Lake Ontario. They grow more than forty nine varieties of apples including historic apples, experimental disease resistant apples, traditional apples and contemporary apples. Apple picking available in September and October. They also offer pumpkin picking throughout October and a variety of special events including teas and luncheons.
Hurd’s Family Farm - Modena, NY
Pick your own apples as summer winds into fall, and pick your own pumpkins as fall begins. In December, they have six different varieties of Christmas trees for you to select as well, mostly cut your own (with a limited amount of precut trees available). Fall activities include hayrides around the 120 acre apple orchard, 2 acre corn maze, giant slide and other kid’s activities, farm to table treats and nature trails. They have homemade apple and pumpkin pies, available by the slice or the whole pie, in the barn. They also have fresh cider donuts, apple cider and cider slushies, and sparkling cider.
Hurds Family Farm - Modena, NY
Spend an entire day at Hurds. They feature their party tents, campfires, walking trails, 120 acre apple orchard, corn maze, hayrides, cow train, and pumpkin patches. The address is 2187 State Route 32, Modena, NY 12548. It is about 13 miles west of Poughkeepsie.
Indian Ladder Farms - Altamount, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins, with pre-picked produce available at the farm market. The farm market also sells a variety of preserves, local honey and maple syrup, and other products. Under the Indian Ladder Farms Cidery & Brewery label, there is also beer and hard cider available at the Biergarten and Tasting Room on site.
Iron Kettle Farm - Candor, NY
We believe they have u-pick pumpkins in addition to the available pre-picked pumpkins. Enjoy a corn maze, pedal tractors, hay rides, spook barn, pumpkin sling shot, trike track, pedal tractor obstacle course, inflatable bounce house, miniature train, farm animals and more farm fun. Pumpkin donuts, candy apples and hot cider await you at the farm. Iron Kettle Farm has 15,314 Facebook likes. The address is 707 Owego Rd., Candor, NY 13743.
It’s About Thyme Farm - Olmstedville, NY
A 150 acre family farm located 45 minutes from Lake George. Pumpkin patch and apple orchard open daily from early September until late October. Weekends bring hay rides, scarecrow walks, “free” doughnuts and apple cider. The address is 32 Smith Road, Olmstedville, NY 12857. It is about 32 miles north of Lake George.
Jenkins-Lueken Orchards - New Paltz, NY
More than 10 varieties of apples available for pick your own from early September through October. The U-Pick Orchard is cash only, but the farm stand takes cards, so you can pre-pay for a bag there. The pumpkin patch is open weekends in the fall, with wheelbarrows available to cart your picks around. They also have prepicked produce, including apples and pumpkins, available in the farm market. They also have apple cider, and hard cider under their Yankee Folly Cidery label, as well as fresh cider donuts, pies, caramel apples, and more. Enjoy some of the best apples, a corn maze, and of course a pumpkin patch. The address is 69 Yankee Folly Rd., New Paltz, NY 12561. It is about 16 miles west of Poughkeepsie.
Kelder Farms - Kerhonkson, NY
Pick your own apples from August through October, and pumpkins in October. They also have other pick your own throughout the season. There are hayrides on the weekends in the fall. There are children’s activities including a petting farm, mini-golf, giant spider web, playground and more. Try not to get lost in the corn maze, and stop by the Farm Market and Ice Cream Barn for treats, fresh produce, local meat and eggs, and more. Find more pick your own, corn maze, petting zoo, farm market, pumpkins, greenhouse, mini golf, and fall fun. The address is 5755 Route 209, Kerhonkson, NY. It is about 25 miles west of Poughkeepsie.
Kelkenberg Farm of Akron - Akron, NY
Enjoy the horse drawn hayrides and pick your own pumpkins off the vine from a 3.5 acre section of their 15 acre pumpkin field. Also a five acre cornfield maze, self guided farm animal tour and kids’ pony rides. Pumpkin picking starts the last weekend in September and happens every weekend in October plus Columbus Day. A family owned and operated agritourism farm run by Andy and Marilyn Kelkenberg, and family, since 1981. It was previously owned by Andy’s grandparents. The address is 12607 Stage Rd., Akron, NY 14001. It is about 23 miles east of Buffalo.
Kelkenberg Farm of Clarence - Clarence Center, NY
A real livestock and horse farm that has been welcoming visitors for more than thirty years. It will open to the public around the middle of September. It will be open Friday through Sunday in October, plus Columbus Day. Admission is $10 and includes any pumpkin from the u-pick pumpkin patch, horse drawn hayride, farm tour, straw maze and pony ride for kids. The address is 9270 Wolcott Road, Clarence Center, NY 14032. It is about 25 miles northeast of Buffalo.
Kelly’s Fruit Farm - Hilton, NY
Pick your own apples from several varieties. They also cold press their apples into fresh cider, and make cider donuts, pie, and candy apples (and more) as well. The farm maintains hives to help with pollination and sells the honey. Later in September, come pick out pumpkins.
Kesicke Farm - Rhinebeck, NY
Enjoy pumpkin picking, corn maze, hay rides, hay maze and a balloon launcher. Fall activities start around the middle of September. Open every Saturday and Sunday this fall. The address is 221 Middle Road, Rhinebeck, NY 12572. It is located about 20 miles north of Poughkeepsie.
Lakeview Orchards - Melrose, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins, plus enjoy apple cider.
Late Bloomer Farm - Campbell Hall, NY
They feature u-pick pumpkins and lots of farm vegetables and greenhouses. Their address is 3100 Rt. 207, Campbell Hall, NY 10916. It is about 34 miles southwest of Poughkeepsie.
Lawrence Farm Orchards - Newburgh, NY
A family owned and operated working fruit and vegetable farm that has been allowing PYO for more than thirty years. A variety of apples are available for picking in September and October. Pumpkins and other fruits/vegetables may also be picked. Their farm stand offers apple cider, fresh cider donuts, pies, frozen cider, milkshakes, and more.
Lenny Bruno Farms - Manorville, NY
U-pick pumpkins on a family owned and operated vegetable farm. They are open 7 days a week during the fall. The address is 740 wading river road, Manorville, NY 11949. It is located about 59 miles east of Queens.
Lewin Farm - Calverton, NY
Pick your own produce including apples beginning in late August and pumpkins beginning in late September. The fields are cash only and there is an ATM in the farm store. The farm store also offers produce and local honey, roasted corn and other goodies. There is also a 5 acre corn maze with a different design each year. They also have several varieties of Christmas trees available in December, both for cut your own and pre-cut. They offer tractor rides out to the nursery fields. Opens this year in late September. Pick your own pumpkins in late September and October. Lewin Farm is an 1100 acre family owned and operated farm on Long Island with apple picking and a 5 acre corn maze as well. The address is 812 Sound Avenue, Calverton, NY 11933. It is 67 miles east of Queens. They do not accept credit cards at the u-pick stand.
Masker Orchards - Warwick, NY
Pick your own apples from 14 varieties growing on 200 acres. They also offer a family-friendly haunted house, apple maze, face painting, live music (most weekends) as well as a pumpkin patch (beginning mid-September), all located near the Family Fun Area near the red barns. The Snack Area is also in this area and offers pizza, hot dogs, ice cream, apple cider, fresh cider donuts, and apple pie. The Country Store sells jams and jellies, local honey and maple syrup, and more. Some of the original trees from Ora Masker’s first 1913 planting are still on site, and his long time tradition of family you-pick continues, with fun for the whole family.
May’s Farm - Wading River, NY
Find a perfect pumpkin in their pumpkin patch. Enjoy the tractor drawn hayrides and Amazing Corn Maze. Also they have pony rides, face painting and pumpkin decorating for kids on select weekends. They feature Halloween and Autumn decorations. The address is 6361 RT. 25A, Wading River, Long Island, NY. It is 65 miles east of Queens.
Maynard Farms & Orchards - Ulster Park, NY
Pick your own apples from over five varieties, weekends only. They also have pears and pumpkins available for pick your own, as well as peaches and raspberries in the market.
Mead Orchards - Tivoli, NY
A 180 acre fruit and vegetable farm. Pick your own pumpkins and apples on weekends in the fall. The address is 15 Scism Rd., Tivoli, NY. It is about 26 miles north of Poughkeepsie.
Meadeville Farm - Seneca Falls, NY
A working farm with more than 50 varieties of pumpkins in nearly every imaginable color. Buy a pumpkin, paint a pumpkin free. Other activities include haunted corn maze, bounce house, petting zoo, face painting, spooky sheet maze and bean bag toss. Pumpkin swirl brownies, pumpkin pie and other desserts made with local products. Open on weekends from the third weekend in September through Halloween. The address is 1863 Auburn Rd., Seneca Falls, NY 13148. It is about 38 miles west of Syracuse.
Meadow Brook Farm Market - Wappinger Falls, NY
In business for over 70 years this farm is open to the public every day. They grow apples, make apple cider, and have thousands of pumpkins for sale. The address is 29 Old Myers Corners Road, Wappinger Falls, NY 12590. It is located about 8 miles south of Poughkeepsie.
Meadows Apple Farm - Forestville, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins, They also sell apple cider and prepicked produce on site.
Middlefield Orchard - Cooperstown, NY
Pick your own apples from dwarf trees growing over 25 varieties between early August and late October, plus berries earlier in the year and pumpkins later in the fall. They also have a “Rent-a-Tree” program that gives you exclusive rights to the produce of a single tree for the year, giving you tons of apples to make your own treats throughout the season. They are closed Sunday but the orchard is open the rest of the week. They offer jams and jellies and other treats. They also have a corn maze, haywagon rides, and more activities.
Milk Pail - Water Mill, NY
A local staple that is family owned and operated. U-pick apple orchard and pumpkin field Friday through Sunday in September and October beginning Labor Day. More than 20 apple varieties available for picking – and they are grown on dwarf trees, making it easy to pick no matter your height. They have more than 60 different varieties of pumpkins and gourds. Their apple cider and donuts garner a lot of praise in reviews.
Minard Farms - Clintondale, NY
The farm is open weekends from late August through November 1st. They feature a snack bar, picnic area, apple cider, donuts, wagon rides, and lots of pumpkins, apples, peaches, strawberries and more fruit on about 100 acres of land. The address is 250 Hurds Road, Clintondale, NY 12515. It is about 9 miles west of Poughkeepsie.
Morgan’s Farm Market - Marion, NY
A multi-generation working family farm for more than 50 years. Pick your own apples available in October. They grow a wide variety of apples, but not all varieties are available for picking, the rest are available pre-picked in the market. There are also pick your own pumpkins available in October. Family fun day on the Saturday of Columbus day weekend includes tractor pulled wagon rides, pony rides, bin maze for kids, and Alpaca’s Maple Cotton Candy or Candy Apples. Located thirty minutes east of Rochester.
Murphy Orchards - Burt, NY
A former stop on the Underground Railroad, this farm offers pick-your-own options for each fruit and vegetable they grow, including apples (the earliest varieties begin in early August) and pumpkins (beginning early October). The gift shop in the barn is filled with jams and jellies, gift baskets, and more, and the barn also hosts an Underground Railroad museum.
North Star Orchards - Westmoreland, NY
Beginning in late September, take a wagon ride through the orchards and pick your own apples. Pumpkins are available beginning in late September, with wagon rides out to the pumpkin patch as well. They have fresh apple cider donuts, pies, cookies, and other baked goods, as well as apple cider and concord grape juice each fall. The farm market offers local honey and maple syrup, local jams and jellies, NYS cheeses, and more, as well as Christmas trees, garlands, and other decorations in December.
Ochs Orchard - Warwick, NY
Pick your own apples (beginning in early September) and pumpkins (mid-to-late September), and other produce throughout the season. at this fourth generation family farm. The farm market has prepicked farm and local produce as well as preserves, butters, honey, maple syrup, and local eggs. Beginning in late summer, they also have apple cider and fresh baked cider donuts available (although they recommend calling to check availability).
Ontario Orchards - Oswego, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins, plus take a spin through the corn maze or a ride on the hayride and enjoy cider and other treats. The address is 7735 State Route 104, Oswego, NY 13126. It is about 40 miles north of Syracuse.
Outhouse Orchards - North Salem, NY
Enjoy this northern Westchester Orchard starting in early September, when you can pre-pay for your apple bag and search the orchard for your favorite apples. PYO pumpkins, corn maze and hayrides also available at the orchard. Founded as a dairy farm in the late 1800s by their great grandfather, the family started growing crops in the 1900s.
Pawlowsky Family Farm - Great Valley, NY
Also known as Pumpkinville this 200 acre Western New York farm near Elcottville has 25 acres of fun for visitors. It includes a pick your own pumpkin patch, hayrides, 6 acre corn maze. Take a hayride around the farm. Other activities include gem mining, goat mountain, cow train and corn cannon. Get lost in the six acre corn maze and you might just find all of the hidden posts. Try their sweet and spiced apple cider from their 100+ year old antique cider mill built in 1898. Helicopter rides weather permitting on October weekends. The address is 4844 Sugartown Road, Great Valley, NY 14731. It is about 57 miles south of downtown Buffalo.
Pierson Bicentential Farm - Middletown, NY
A natural beef farm with u-pick pumpkins, corn maze, farm animals and fright nights.
Prospect Hill Orchard - Milton, NY
The apple orchard at Prospect Hill is about 15 acres of dwarf apple trees, with a picnic spot by the pond, offering about a dozen varieties of apples. They also offer pears and a pumpkin patch, so you can pick a gourd for decoration, jack o lanterns, or pie. Take a tractor pulled hayride around the orchard, or get a little lost in the corn maze. Use the old-fashioned cider press to make your own cider.
Queen’s Botanical Garden - Flushing, NY
Their one day Harvest Fest and Pumpkin Patch happens in the middle of October. It lets kids select and decorate a pumpkin. Kids can also plant seeds and get their face painted. For adults, there is barbecue, live music and workshops/tours. The address is 43-50 Main Street, Flushing, NY 11355. It is about 2 miles from downtown Queens.
Queen’s County Farm Museum - Floral Park, NY
They have a small field where you can pick pre-cut pumpkins. Other activities include hayrides, three acre corn maze and petting zoo. They also host an apple festival, children’s fall festival and haunted house on specific days. The farm is located at 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park, NY 11004. It is about 12 driving miles east of downtown Queens.
Rogers Family Orchard - Johnstown, NY
Pick your own apples, plus they have apple cider, cider donuts, pumpkins, a corn maze, hayride, and other fall fun.
Rose Hill Farm - Red Hook, NY
Rose Hill Farm was established in 1812, on land purchased by the original owner in 1798, and was the only fruit farm among the state’s ten Bicentennial Family Farms in 2001, six generations later. After transitioning to a pick-your-own apple farm about twenty years ago, other produce was added for the pick your own, including berries, peaches, and pumpkins. They also have cider donuts and pie, apple cider, farm fresh eggs and more.
Rulfs Orchard - Peru, NY
Pick your own berries, tomotoes, apples and pumpkins. On weekends, they run wagon rides out to the pumpkin patch. The farm store is open yearround and stocks apples, fresh apple cider, fresh cider donuts and pies, and their own honey, as well as locally made goodies. In December, they have precut Christmas trees, wreaths and more. They also offer a variety of children’s activities, including a petting zoo.
Samascott Orchards - Kinderhook, NY
In addition to fruits and vegetables of all sorts, you can pick your own apples (from July through November) and pumpkins (September and October). The Farm Stand offers fresh produce, homemade cider and cider donuts, local honey and maple syrup, and more. They make sweet cider in apple, pear, and apple-strawberry (seasonal) varieties. The Garden Market, which they bought in 2005, offers greenhouse grown produce, herbs, and flowers, but also offers a 7 acre corn maze with a different design each year.
Sand Flats Orchards - Fonda, NY
Pick your own or prepicked apples through September and October. They offer apple cider, cider donuts, pies, kettle corn and other treats. Pick up mums, pumpkins, and gourds at the farm stand as well. Take a tractor ride, try not to get lost in the corn maze, have a picnic, and see farm animals.
Schmitt Family Farms - Dix Hills, NY
CBS 2 New York declared it one of the 7 best places for pumpkin picking in NY, NJ and Connecticut. In addition to the pumpkin field, there are hayrides, a pumpkin bounce house, haunted maze, haunted house, and trike play area. They also have roasted corn and apple cider. The pumpkin patch is open everyday starting around the middle of September through October 31st. The address is 6 Bagatelle Road, Dix Hills, NY 11746. It is about 31 miles east of Queens.
Soons Orchard - New Hampton, NY
Five acres of apple trees. They have dwarf apple trees to make picking easier for kids and adults. Apples are generally available from Labor Day until sometime after Columbus Day, depending on supply, demand and weather. Pumpkins are available beginning in mid-September – there is a hay wagon ride out to the pumpkin patch. Fresh pressed apple cider is available starting in mid-September, with a tasting room available for their hard ciders. The farm market also has apple cider donuts, pies, pre-picked produce, locally made honey, preserves, and more. The u-pick orchard is a one minute drive from the store and pumpkin patch. Conveniently located between Goshen and Middletown about 65 miles northwest of NYC.
Stakey’s Pumpkin Farm - Aquebogue, NY
All 26 acres of pumpkin picking straight off the vine. All you can carry pumpkins. The farm has been selling pumpkins since 1976. Hayrides past the maze and around the patch. Kids’ Korner has face painting, bounce house and pony rides. Three acre cornfield maze with trivia game. Country Store has fall decorations and toys for kids. Stop by the Snack Shack for a meal or enjoy an ear of roasted corn. The address is 270 West Lane, Aquebogue, NY. It is about 18 miles east of Southampton, NY.
Stanton’s Feura Farm - Feura Bush, NY
On weekends in September and October, pick your own pumpkins and apples (15 varieties), plus take a spin through the hay and corn mazes, or a hayride. Enjoy a fresh apple cider donut, apple cider and other treats.
Stokoe Farms - Scottsville, NY
The pumpkin patch is open Saturdays and Sundays in October. Take a wagon ride to the patch where you can pick your pumpkins off the vine. Other activities include the corn maze, farm animals and straw fort with slide. The address is 656 South Road, Scottsville, NY 14546. It is about 19 miles southwest of Rochester.
Stuarts Farm - Granite Springs, NY
Pick your own pumpkins off the vine in October at this 200 acre Westchester County farm. It has been in the Stuart family since 1828. They also have nine varieties of apples for picking. The address is 62 Granite Springs Road, Granite Springs, NY 10527. It is about 47 miles north of downtown Manhattan, New York.
Suffolk County Farm - Yaphank, NY
The Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County hosts a Pumpkinfest in late September with wagon rides, corn maze, pumpkin picking and pumpkin decorating. They also hold an annual pumpkin catapult contest called the Pumpkin Fling Pumpkinfest runs early October and Pumpkin Fling happens in October. The address is 350 Yaphank Avenue, Yaphank, NY 11980. It is located 53 miles east of Queens.
Tantillos Farm - Gardiner, NY
An orchard and farm market with pick your own pumpkins, cherries, and apples. They also feature a bakery and ice cream stand. The address is 730 State Route 208, Gardiner, NY 12525. It is about 15 miles west of Poughkeepsie.
The Great Pumpkin Farm - Clarence, NY
Have fun with pre-picked pumpkins, horse drawn wagon rides, corn maze, amusement rides, petting zoo, hay maze and playground. Talent contests, photo contests and various other competitions like pumpkin decorating, pie eating and scarecrow making. Lots of special events on weekends like the Zombie Mud Run, Oinktoberfest BBQ Cookoff, Pumpkin Special Olympics and World Pumpkin Weigh Off. Special exotic animal zoo and pony rides available during select festival weekends. Open daily from around the middle of September through October 31st. During non-holiday weekdays, there is no admission charge. Admission for festival weekends is $8 per person. Attractions are priced individually. With more than 51,751 Facebook likes The Great Pumpkin Farm is one of the top New York fall attractions. The address is 11199 Main Street, Clarence, NY 14031. It is about 19 miles east of downtown Buffalo.
The Hollow - Syracuse, NY
Fifteen acres of pumpkin in their u-pick patch. Visit with the farm animals, get lost in the corn maze or take a wagon ride around the patch. Kids can jump on the hay mound, play in the corn bin or get free face painting on weekends. Open weekends in September and daily in October. The address is 3735 W. Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse, NY. It is about 7 miles southwest of downtown Syracuse.
Tucker Farms - Gabriels, NY
A family owned and operated potato farm with pumpkin patch and corn maze located 15 minutes from Saranac Lake and 20 minutes north of Lake Placid. Home of the Great Adirondack Corn Maze for more than 10 years. Wagon ride tours of the pumpkin patch. The address is 112 Hobart Road, Gabriels, NY. All new “America in Space” corn maze opens around the middle of August.
Wallkill View Farm Market - New Paltz, NY
They are open every day in October with a corn maze, pumpkin picking, hay bale tunnel, Halloween décor, and fall vegetables. They also have a bakery, garden center, and market onsite. On weekends they have a free hay ride, free apple cider, and pumpkin decorating. The address is 15 Route 299 West, New Paltz, NY 12561. It is about 13 miles west of Poughkeepsie.
Weed Orchards - Marlboro, NY
A fun farm with hayrides, petting zoo, picnic area, Pirates of the Hudson Corn Maze, weekend barbeque, hay maze, and weekend entertainment. They features lots of pick your own apples, pumpkins, and fruit. On weekends they special events like their Salsa Festival, Peach Festival, Fall Festival, Harvest Festival, Apple Festival, Pumpkin Festival, and Halloween Festival. Their address is 43 Mount Zion Road, Marlboro, NY 12542. It is about 12 miles southwest of Poughkeepsie.
Westwind Orchards - Accord, NY
Pick your own apples from eight varieties between September and October. They also have pears and pumpkins available in the fall, with berries available earlier in the season. The farmstand sells many farmmade items including honey, jams, maple syrups, and more, plus artisanal items, both local and from around the world. The also have italian food offerings, as well as hard cider, beer and wine.
Wheatfield Pumpkin Farm - Wheatfield, NY
Pumpkin patch opens in late September. Family fun pass admission for $6 includes regular hayride, mini-corn maze and play area. They also do haunted hayrides on weekends and the week of Halloween in late October. The address is 6920 Nash Rd., Wheatfield, NY 14120. It is just 18 miles north of Buffalo.
White Post Farm - Melville, NY
The animal farm is open 7 days a week this fall. A fifth generation family farm in Huntington since 1886. On weekends fall festival has precut pumpkins in their pumpkin patch, animal farm petting zoo, hayrides and kids bounce park. The address is 250 Old Country Road, Melville, NY. It is about 27 miles east of Queens.
Whittier Fruit Farm - Rochester, NY
A family owned and operated farm by the Russell family since 1974. Thirty-two varieties of PYO apples sold by the pound. No ladders necessary – they are easy to pick! Tractor and wagon rides take guests to the pumpkin patch on weekends in October. Both pick your own apples and pumpkins are sold by the pound, and are also available pre-picked in the farm market
Wickham Farm - Penfield, NY
What began as a roadside pumpkin patch in 1988 has grown, with the addition of a corn maze, a heated barn to serve as a store, apple orchard, barnyard fun area, and more. There are two corn mazes, one family sized and one giant corn maze (over 5 acres), both of which open in August. The apple orchard has 13 varieties over 5,000 trees, with availability between mid-August and late October. The purchase of an apple bag includes a hayride tour for every member of your party. The pumpkin patch features thousands of various orange pumpkins, which are available for a flat rate regardless of size. The store offers a variety of hot and cold food, fresh pressed apple cider, cider donuts (daily in the fall) and other baked goods, apples from the orchard, and more. The barnyard fun area is accessible for a flat rate, and offers fun for all ages, including an apple cannon, antique tractor, barrel horses, corn pit, combine slide, duck races, farm animals and bunnies, and more.
Wickham Fruit Farm - Cutchogue, NY
This bicentennial farm offers 300 acres, with pick your own apples, berries, peaches, pumpkins and more. They make fresh cider donuts from Monday through Saturday, and their cider is made on a 1902 cider press, the oldest on Long Island. They also sell farmmade pies, jams and other preserves, fudge, and other local goodies.
Wilkens Farm - Yorktown Heights, NY
This fruit and fir (Christmas Trees) farm has pick your own apples, corn maze and pumpkins in the fall. It is open daily from late August through the middle of December for farm harvest. The address is 1335 White Hill Road, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598. It is about 47 miles north of New York City.
Wilklow Orchards - Highland, NY
This sixth generation farm offers pick your own apples each fall, with 13 varieties available over the season, and pumpkin picking as well. There are hayrides out to the orchard as well. Enjoy fresh cider and cider donuts to complete the perfect day. They also have children’s activities, including a hay jump and a play area.
Wilklow Orchards - Highland, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins this fall. Also enjoy their wonderful bakery items. Their address is 341 Pancake Hollow Road, Highland, NY 12528. It is about 7 miles west of Poughkeepsie.
Windy Acres Farm - Calverton, NY
Take a tractor ride out to the apple orchards and pick your own, with pumpkins coming later in September. They have children’s activities, and a corn maze. You can also enjoy roasted corn, cider donuts and pies, and cider smoothies.
Windy Hill Orchard – West - Cassville, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins, plus enjoy apple cider, fresh cider donuts and other baked goods, and more.
Woodside Nursery and Garden Center - N Patchogue, NY
Enjoy their pumpkin picking, haunted tunnel, scarecrow making, balloon bounce, gold mining and face painting (weekends). The address is 134 E Woodside Avenue, N Patchogue, NY 11772. It is about 51 miles east of Queens.
Wright Family Farm - Warwick, NY
Fall fun starts in early September. They have pick your own pumpkins, a hayride, corn maze, and Christmas trees. They are generally open every day in October. Their address is 329 Kings Highway, Warwick, NY. It is about 60 miles north of New York City.
Yonder Fruit Farms - Valatie, NY
Pick your own apples and pumpkins (with other produce available throughout the year) plus mums and apple cider.
Liberty Ridge Farm – Schaghticoke, NY. A 100 acres of fall fun with 20 farm activities. Pumpkins can be picked from their patch or purchased pre-picked from the Farm Market. Find your way through the corn maze or right handed pumpkin maze. Some of the other activities available are the pumpkin cannon, pig races, cow train, jumping pillow and barnyard games. Fall season begins around the middle of September and runs until the second weekend in November 11. Special events are held every weekend. Closed on Mondays except Columbus Day and Veterans Day. Five haunted attractions including haunted house, haunted hayride and haunted corn maze. It is available every Friday and Saturday night in October and Sunday night before Columbus Day. Their address is 29 Bevis Road, Schaghticoke, NY. It is about 25 miles north of Albany.
Pick a Pumpkin Pumpkin Patch – Esperance, NY. A pick your own pumpkin patch run by the VanDerwerken family for more than 25 years. Featured are hayrides, corn maze, farm animals, cider donuts, pedal carts, pumpkin cannon, hay tunnel, frisbee golf and four story tree house. Cash or check only. Closed on Sundays. Special event: 5K/2K Mud Run. They are open daily and closed Sundays starting the last weekend in September through October 31st. The address is 2716 Creek Rd., Esperance, NY 12066. It is about 38 miles west of Albany.
Ellms Family Farm – Ballston Spa, NY. Fall Festival starts Saturday, September 19th at this Saratoga County farm. They have a wide variety of pumpkins of different sizes, shapes and colors in their pick your own patch. Try some of their fresh baked homemade apple cider donuts. The large corn maze takes approximately 90 minutes to complete and solve the interactive maze puzzle. Two small mazes are available that take 15-20 minutes to complete and are perfect for families with young kids. Moonlight maze available for one special weekend in mid-to-late October. Other available activities include the jumping pillow, slides, corn kernel box, cow wagon ride, tractor tire jump, sandbox, trolley rides, farm animals, pedal carts, corn cannon, tetherball and obstacle course, among other options. Evening Halloween hayrides on Friday and Saturday nights designed for kids of all ages, with a stop midway through for cider and donuts. The address is 448 Charlton Road, Ballston Spa, NY 12020. It is located 32 miles north of Albany.
Engelke Farm – Troy, NY. A family owned and operated fruit and vegetable farm with pick your own pumpkin patch, hayride, zip line, corn maze and haunted hayrides in the fall. The farm is located at 463 Garfield Rd, Troy, NY 12180. It is about 12 miles northeast of Albany.
Stoughton Farm – Newark Valley, NY