Picking out a pumpkin may be one of the most important decisions you make this fall. Will it be big, little, round, misshapen, candy corn orange, ghostly white … so many choices, so little time. With Halloween fast approaching, there’s no time to waste. Head to one of these charming pumpkin patches in Nevada and start picking!
1. Andelin Family Farm Pumpkin Patch – 8100 Pyramid Highway, Spanish Springs
Andelin Family Farm offers more than just a pumpkin patch. The admission cost of $7/person also gets you into the straw bale maze, petting zoo, cart fun track, duck race game and more. Visit the Farm Tuesday through Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
2. Gilcrease Orchard – 7800 N. Tenaya Way, Las Vegas
Find the perfect pumpkin at Gilcrease Orchard, which is open Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. through the end of October. The 60-acre orchard also has fruit trees and pick-your-own produce. Taste some fresh apple cider at the fruit stand!
3. Renner Farm – 2493 State Route 208, Smith
At Renner Farm, $5 gets you a hayride, a journey through the corn maze, time in the bounce house, and a medium-sized pumpkin. The $20 Family Pack gets you up to five pumpkins and many more activities. Visit every day from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m..
4. Corley Ranch Pumpkin Patch – 859 Highway 395 South, Gardnerville
Choose from thousands of pumpkins at the Corley Ranch Pumpkin Patch. Pet the farm animals, go on the hay slide, ride the hay wagon, play mini golf, explore the corn maze and more. Admission is $7.00. Open seven days a week from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
5. Ferrari Farms Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch – 4701 Mill St., Sparks
Right next to the Truckee River, Ferrari Farms offers a fun fall adventure. Ride the mechanical bull, play in the bounce house and take a hayride before you find your pumpkin. For more information about hours, call (775) 856-4962.
6. Lattin Farms Corn Maze and Fall Festival – 1955 McLean Road, Fallon
Don't miss the October Fall Festival at Lattin Farms in October! The festival includes the corn maze and pumpkin patch, along with plenty of tasty food and treats. Open every day from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
7. Moapa Valley Corn Maze – 1500 Lewis Ranch Rd., Moapa
There's tons to do at Moapa Valley Corn Maze, including a day maze, haunted maze, zombie paintball and more. The farm has about 2,400 pumpkins to choose from, for 50 cents per pound. Open Friday and Saturday from noon to 11:00 p.m.; Sunday from noon to 6:00 p.m..
8. Lazy P Adventure Farms – 8280 Grass Valley Road, Winnemucca
Lazy P Adventure Farms has a six-acre corn maze and pumpkin patch, plus hay rides and other activities. Open Saturday and Sunday; admission is $2.
9. McKee Ranch – 8982 Dean Martin Drive, Las Vegas
Whether you want a tiny pumpkin or a monster-sized one, there's a pumpkin for everyone at McKee Ranch. Pet the animals, run around on two playgrounds, visit the teepee and take a hayride. Bring some canned goods to donate to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission.
10. Toll House Pumpkin Patch – 12185 S Virginia Street, Reno
The Fall Harvest Festival at Toll House Pumpkin Patch offers tons of kids' rides; plan to spend an entire day at this fun fall venue. Sunday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m..
Now that you’ve picked your pumpkin, it’s time to get carving. Pumpkin seeds, we’re coming for you. Prepare to be roasted!
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