Nothing screams Halloween like a big ole’ pumpkin. I love taking the kids out to the pumpkin patch. There are oodles of options in Vancouver and out through the Lower Mainland. Here are a some of our top picks for 2014.
Aldor Acres Pumpkin Patch (Langley)
Address: 24990 – 84th. Avenue, Langley BC
Phone: (604) 888-0788
Visit the farm animal displays, take a hayride and pick a pumpkin from the pumpkin patch at Aldor Acres. Don’t forget to visit on November 1st..all the unused pumpkins are given to the cows for the annual pumpkin patch stomp!
Westham Island Herb Farm (Delta)
Address: 4690 Kirkland Road, Delta BC
Phone: (604) 946-4393
Take a tour of this pretty farm and visit the donkeys, goats and their Scottish highland steer. Get a pint sized fright at the haunted house geared for little ones. Walk along the garden path to the u-pick pumpkin patch and see how veggies are grown. There are bushels of organically grown veggies for purchase on your way out including carrots, beets, potatoes, onions and more. A one stop shop for Thanksgiving dinner! Finish your visit off with a hot cup of cocoa and cookies.
Be sure to stop by the farm the last 10 days of October, you’ll find over 100 Jack O’ Laterns all lit up every night.
Richmond Country Farms (Richmond)
Address: 12900 Steveston Hwy, Richmond BC
Phone: (604) 274-0522
Sing-along hayrides, and a corn maze.
North Arm Farm (Pemberton)
Address: 1888 Sea to Sky Highway 99, Pemberton BC
Phone: (604) 894-5379
Join Tom and Jerry (the horses pulling the wagon) on a tour of the farm and head out to the Pumpkin Patch to pick out your own special Jack O’Lantern! 2$ per person for the ride. U-Pick pumpkins by the pound.
Laity Pumpkin Patch (Maple Ridge)
Address: 21145 128th Avenue, Maple Ridge BC
Phone: (604) 467-4302
A magical world of gnomes, fairies and dinosaurs is sure to delight little ones at Laity Pumpkin Patch. Stop by Frontier Town to visit the Pumpkin Family and then try your luck panning for gold. A petting zoo, corn maze and a tractor wagon ride are only a few of the attractions you’ll find at this pumpkin patch adventure.
Apple Barn Pumpkin Farm (Abbotsford)
Address: 333 Gladwin Rd, Abbotsford BC
Phone: (604) 853-3108
While venturing out to pick up a pumpkin, spend the day with kids and enjoy the Corn Quest Maze, Bunny Town, a Jumping Pillow, Bouncy Barn, Tractor Trail and more at the Taves Family Farm.
Hazelmere Pumpkin Patch (Surrey)
Address: 18507 20th Ave, Surrey BC
Phone: (604) 542-1202
Take a quick wagon ride to the pumpkin patch, navigate the mini corn maze, explore the 30foot play boat, and pet some fuzzy creatures at the Hazelmere Pumpkin Patch.
Southlands Farms (Vancouver)
Address: 6767 Balaclava Street, Vancouver BC
Phone: (604) 261-1295
Explore a magical farming oasis in the city. See the horses, pet the goats, and pick a pumpkin from the Old Apple Orchard at Southland Farms.
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