The fall season will officially be here in less than a week, so it’s time to start planning you fall family fun weekends now. (In fact, several
fall festivals start this weekend.) Fortunately, Ohio is full of several pumpkin patches that feature pumpkins of all shapes and sizes, games and even some hay rides. The following are a few of our favorite pumpkin patches in Ohio that are simply picture perfect for a fall day.
1. Harvest Adventures (Bremen)
With hayrides on Saturdays and Sundays, a corn maze all week long and already picked pumpkins to choose from, you'll fulfill all of your autumn adventures here in just one place. Harvest Adventures is located at 1135 Locust Grove Rd. NE, Bremen, OH 43107.
2. Fulton Farms (Troy)
Choose an already picked pumpkin or take a hayride out to the field to pick your own. Fulton Farms is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday - Thursday and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday - Sunday. It is located at 2393 State Rt. 202, Troy, OH 45373.
3. Johnston Fruit Farms (Swanton)
Visit this local apple orchard, (which features pick-your-own pumpkins and apples), Monday-Saturday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m and on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Johnston Fruit Farms is located at 2790 Airport Hwy., Swanton, OH 43558.
4. Honey Haven Farm (Ashland)
Pick your own pumpkin on Fridays (3 p.m. - 7 p.m.), Saturdays (10 a.m.-7 p.m.) and Sundays (12 p.m.-6 p.m.) at this family farm, greenhouse and market from September 24 to October 30. Honey Haven Farm is located at 1327 County Rd. 1475, Ashland, OH 44805.
5. Lincoln Ridge Farms (Convoy)
During the October weekends, this family farm features a Fall Mums and Pumpkin Festival, complete with hayrides and pumpkins you pick right from the field. Lincoln Ridge Farms is located at 6588 Pollock Rd., Convoy, OH 45832.
6. Simmons Farms (Bethel)
After you've picked your own pumpkin at this family owned and operated farm, try your hand at pumpkin chunking with their trebuchet. Simmons Farms is located at 3020 Schaller Rd., Bethel, OH 45106.
7. Renick's Family Market (Ashville)
For the perfect pumpkin, visit this family farm market and pick your own. Renick's Family Market is open Monday - Sunday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and is located at 14080 U.S. Hwy. 23, Ashville, OH 43103.
8. Libby's Pumpkin Patch (Albany)
Within the rolling hills of Meigs County, you'll find this fun-filled pick-your-own pumpkin patch. It's open every Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m., starting September 24. Libby's Pumpkin Patch is located at 41251 State Farm Rd., Albany, OH 45710.
9. Patterson Fruit Farm (Chesterland)
Open daily from September 17 through October 30, this fruit farm features a fun fest complete with pumpkin painting, hay rides, pony rides and more. Admission is $5 per person on weekdays and $8 per person on weekends. It is located at 11414 Caves Rd., Chesterland, OH 44026.
10. Young's Jersey Dairy (Yellow Springs)
Pick your own pumpkins at this favorite family fun destination starts this Saturday (September 17) from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Young's Jersey Dairy is located at 6880 Springfield Xenia Rd., Yellow Springs, OH 45387.
11. Ramseyer Farms (Wooster)
This family owned and operated farm in Wayne County features pre-picked pumpkins, u-pick pumpkins, corn mazes, hayrides and more. It's open Tuesday - Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and on Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Ramseyer Farms is located at 4000 Ramseyer Lane, Wooster, OH 44691.
12. Way Farms (Waverly)
Pick your own pumpkins at Way Farms in Pike County from September 17 - October 30 on weekdays from 4 p.m. -7 p.m., Saturdays from 12 p.m. -7 p.m. and on Sundays from 12 p.m. -5 p.m. It is located at 403 East Emmitt Ave., Waverly, OH 45690.
Have you ever been to any of these? Where is your favorite pumpkin patch in Ohio? Let us know!