North Carolina Pumpkin Patches

Find farms for pumpkin picking near Charlotte, Raleigh-Durham, Wilmington, Asheville, Greensboro and Winston-Salem on our list of North Carolina “pumpkin patches near me”.  Most open the middle of September and run throughout October. Many have festival events, kids activities, hayrides, corn mazes, food concessions, games, and more.  At night several have haunted Halloween activities. Last Major Update:

Aw Shucks! - Monroe, NC
Aw Shucks Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch is open from the middle of September until about November 15th. 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. It is located at 3718 Plyler Mill Rd., Monroe, NC 28112. This is about 30 miles southeast of Charlotte.

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. They have Apple Pickin’ tours conducted in September and Pumpkin Pickin’ Tours in October. They feature lots of school tours and host wedding onsite. Enjoy the haunted trail of “Scarrigan Farms” on select October nights as well. The address is 1261 Oak Ridge Farm Hwy, Mooresville, NC 28115. It is about 32 miles north of downtown Charlotte.

Clayton Fear Farms Daytime - Clayton, NC
This is a Boyette Family Farms attraction. They have their in their field pumpkins, corn maze, picnic shelter, and playground. They are open weekends in October. At night they open their haunted scream park most nights in October. The address is 1620 Loop Road, Clayton, NC. It is about 17 miles southeast of Raleigh.

Devine Farms - Newton, NC
The 133 acre farm is open weekends in October. They feature a corn maze, pumpkins, food, music, kids maze, and contests. The address is 2675 St. James Church Rd., Newton, NC 28658. It is located 40 miles northwest of Charlotte.

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 15 acre corn maze, pumpkin picking, hayrides and other fall fun. The address is 1632 Pickett Road, Sanford, NC 27332. It is 51 miles southwest of Raleigh.

Harvest Farm - Valle Crucis, NC
Ride the hayride, pick your own pumpkins and have fun in the corn maze. The farm opens around the middle of September and every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through October. The address s 3287 NC 194, Valle Crucis, NC 28691. It is about 85 miles northeast of Ashville.

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. They feature farm fun starting in April. They are open every day this fall. Their fall harvest festival will start the middle of September this year. It is located at 703 Tarboro Rd, Youngsville, NC 27596. It is 24 miles northeast of Raleigh.

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 hayrides, farm animals and pony rides (weekends). They are open everyday in October for pumpkins.

Johnny Wilson Farm - Granite Falls, NC
The farm features a 3 acre corn maze, apple orchard, tram ride, bounce house, farm animals and of course a pumpkin patch. The address is 2547 Dry Ponds Rd., Granite Falls, NC. It is about 68 miles northwest of Charlotte.

Maize Adventure - High Point, NC
They may be one of the best farm parks in the country. It has a corn maze, pumpkin patch, zip line, rodeo, a midway of shops and food concessions, cow train, duck races, and pumpkin house. The maze starts in very early September.  They host parties, weddings, and corporate events also. The address is 1615 Kersey Valley Road, High Point, NC 27263. It is about 27 miles southeast of Winston-Salem.

Mike’s Farm - Beulaville, NC
They feature hayrides, pick your own pumpkins, fall activities, Christmas events, parties, a banquet and wedding barn, gift shop, bakery, restaurant and so much more. The address is 1600 Haw Branch Road, Beulaville, NC. It is about 16 miles west of Jacksonville, NC.

New River Corn Maze - Boone, NC
It features both a 5 acre corn maze and wonderful pumpkin patch. It is open weekends from Labor Day weekend through Halloween. The address is Laurel Gap Ridge Road, Boone, NC. It is about 85 miles northeast of Ashville.

Perry’s Berry’s - Morganton, NC
A pick your own farm for berries and pumpkins. They are open for pumpkins all of October. They also have a hay maze, play town, rabbits, chickens, hayride and more. The address is 1136 Browning View Rd., Morganton, NC 28655. It is located about 80 miles northwest of Charlotte.

Red Wolf Farm - Maiden, NC
A 54 acre family farm with corn maze open weekends in October. They feature pick your own pumpkins, farm animals, trails, face painting, blacksmith and pirate ship. The address is 1900 HW Farm Rd, Maiden, NC. It is about 40 miles northwest of Charlotte.

Shelby Corn Maze - Shelby, NC
Pick your own pumpkins, get lost in a corn maze, ride the cow train with hayrides, apple launcher, shooting gallery, and more. They open around the middle of September. In October at night they also have a haunted event.  They are located at 120 Broadway Dr., Shelby, NC 28152. It is about 53 miles west of Charlotte.

Sky Top Orchard - Zirconia, NC
Start pumpkin picking in late September. They feature u-pick apples starting August 1st. They have 22 varieties of apples, plus apple cider, donuts, and more. The address is 1193 Pinnacle Mountain Road, Zirconia, NC. It is about 34 miles south of Ashville. A 60 acre orchard owned by David and Lindsey Butler which was planted in the 1960s by Everette Butler, David’s father. Pick your own apples and pumpkins in season. They grow more than 20 varieties of apples.Enjoy a tractor pulled wagon ride, large playground for kids, free apple & cider tastings, and the nature trail with bamboo “forest” and orchard ponds. Try their apple cider donuts, cider slushes and apple cider. Visit the barnyard animal area with sheep, goats, chickens and more. They do not accept debit or credit cards.

Smith’s Nursery - Benson, NC
This is a family owned nursery with spring, summer, and fall activities. In the fall they feature pick your own pumpkins, hayrides, hiking trails, fishing, and garden center. The address is 443 Sanders Road, Benson, NC 27504. It is located 20 miles south of Raleigh.

The Vollmer Farms - Bunn, NC
Vollmer Farms can be described as a farm playground.  In the fall they feature a Kooky corn maze, pumpkins, movies, pick your own berries.  They even have festivals and live music.  The address is 677 NC Hwy 98 E, Bunn, NC 27508.

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North Carolina Pumpkin Farms. Image {jim brickett}


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