Autumn in Ohio wouldn’t be complete without a visit to a pumpkin farm. With beautiful sunny days ahead, now is the perfect time to head outside and enjoy those beautiful fall colors. The following are a few of our favorite pumpkin patches that are simply perfect for a fall day!
Lynd Fruit Farm
The Lynd Fruit Farm in Pataskala has provided pumpkin patch memories for families for generations and is one of the best in Central Ohio. Pick some apples from the orchard while you are there and stock up on fresh produce and homemade salsa from the farm market on-site.
Circle S Farms
One of the most well-known family farms in Central Ohio is Circle S Farms in Grove City, where every day in October is a fall fun day. Circle S Farms does pumpkin picking the old-fashioned way with a hayride to the field to select your perfect pumpkin, capped off with activities on the farm including a corn maze and fresh cider and donuts in the market.
Hidden Creek Farms
Hop in the wagon for a hayride to the pumpkin patch at Hidden Creek Farms in Sunbury and spend an afternoon enjoying the fall festival activities that continue through the end of October. Kids can enjoy the corn cannon, farm animals, the great pumpkin slide and pumpkin decorating. Be sure to grab a cup of fresh hot apple cider while you are there.
Pigeon Roost Farm
Fall is when Pigeon Roost Farm in Hebron shines with all things pumpkin. Most pumpkins are brought in from the field and displayed in a full array making it easy for young children to choose their favorite or stand by one bigger than they are for a picture. Pigeon Roost Farm hosts pumpkin festivals throughout October and has an entire Pumpkin Fun Center with a corn maze, play areas for kids, food and wagon rides.
Lehner’s Pumpkin Farm
It is easy to get lost in the moment and on the 50 acres of pumpkin fields at Lehner’s Pumpkin Farm in Delaware. Plan on spending the day at the farm to enjoy the dozens of other activities like a corn maze, farm animals and kid’s activities like small train rides and barnyard golf.