Here at Cincy Weekend, we're all about the experience. And when it comes to finding the perfect pumpkin, we think it should be done with your friends or family at a nice little farm on the outskirts of the Tri-State. With that in mind, here are 15 pumpkin patches in Cincinnati with fall festivals.
Brown's Family Farm Market
“Brown’s Family Farm Market in Hamilton, Ohio is open from late April through October 31 every year, 7 days a week. Each year in the fall Brown’s family activities include a pumpkin patch, hayrides, a corn maze, straw maze, farm animals, picnic area, play area and photo opportunities.”
Where: 11620 Hamilton Cleves Rd., Hamilton.
Burger Farm & Garden Center
“Burger Farm & Garden Center hosts one of the largest fall festivals on weekends in October with pumpkins, corn stalks, mums, gourds, apple cider, animated pumpkin land characters, hay, pony and amusement rides, games, food, music, farm animals, crafters and more.”
Fall Festival – Every weekend from September 28th to October 28th, 10am to 6pm
Where: 7849 Main St. (Route 32), Newtown
Hidden Valley Orchards
“For over sixty years Hidden Valley Orchards has offered homegrown fruits, vegetables and seasonal U-Pick crops and fun activities in Lebanon, Ohio. Hidden Valley Orchards has set its sights on becoming your choice for an authentic farm experience and we look forward to your visit.”
In addition to the traditional fall offerings, HVO also has a taproom (with their own hard craft cider on tap!), live music, and events that include: Hops & Hayrides, Apple Cider Fest Weekend, HVO Pumpkin Festival, and the Harvest Happenings Festival. I’m speechless…
Fall activities (hayride, pumpkin patch, barnyard + more) every weekend in September and October.
Where: 5474 North State Route 48, Lebanon
Iron's Fruit Farm Pumpkins and Hayrides
“During the last weekend in September and all October weekends, hayrides for pumpkins run between 11:00am & 5:00pm. Our side-railed, tractor-driven wagons take you to our pumpkin patch where you can pick the perfect pumpkin. Then just board the next wagon that comes in (usually every 15 minutes) and bring your pumpkin back to be weighed. The wagon ride is FREE – you just pay for the pumpkin by-the-pound!”
Where: 1640 Stubbs Mill Rd., Lebanon
Niederman Family Farm
“Take a walk over to the pumpkin paradise where you can pick out your favorite pumpkin. Hundreds to choose from, big or small, flat or tall, or even green! We have them all. The pumpkins are priced by the lb. Pick out your favorite!!”
Fall Festival – September 21 through October 28
Where: 5110 Lesourdsville West Chester Rd., Liberty Township
“Our Fall Festival features our huge corn maze with a kid-friendly treasure hunt, 2 interactive playgrounds, and our horse and tractor drawn hayrides through the scenic country-side that is Shaw Farms. If you haven’t visited the farm for our a-maze-ing Fall Festival then you are long overdue! Gather up the kids for a new family tradition full of plump, orange pumpkins, apples, and exciting fall fun!”
Fall Festival – All October Long
Where: 1737 Ohio 131, Milford
“We raise crops we enjoy growing with our children and genuinely hope others enjoy their moments picking with their loved ones too. We offer the sale of pumpkins (September-November), hay, apples, eggs (all year). Don’t forget to stop by after the Thanksgiving season to try your hand at Pumpkin Chunking with our trebuchet!”
Where: 3020 Schaller Road, Bethel
Windmill Farm Market
“Our famous adventure hayride contains all the best parts of autumn. It includes educational information about how pumpkins survive and grow, views of our animals, and much more. The 30 minute trip takes you up and down hills, through the mud, and back to the pumpkin patch. The hayride trail is decorated for younger children but is surely to be enjoyed by people of all ages!”
Hayrides begin September 21st and through October 27th.
Where: 1454 East State Route 73, Springboro
“Our farm will be open on every Saturday and Sunday during October from 11am until 7pm. Admission is $10 for adults and children ages 3 and up. We have a $2 senior discount. Your admission price includes our Hayride to feed the cows, the Petting Zoo, the Labyrinth and a tour of our Log Cabin.”
Open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in October, 11 am – 7 pm.
Where: 10259 Tadpole Ln., Union, KY
“A Hayride to the back of our farm. Includes: Picnic Shelters, bonfires, games, The Great Pumpkin Express Rides, 5 acre Corn Maze, Kinman’s Carnival Tent, Live Bands, & a NEW Game area(also a tricycle ride for the little ones)! In this area you can also try Lazer Tag and Kinman’s Grill (Come Hungry!)Spend as many hours of fun as you would like! A hayride will return you to the front of the Farm when you’re ready! This also includes all of the fun in the front of the farm and the Barn Animals!”
Fall Festival – September 21st to October 28th.
Where: 4175 Burlington Pike, Burlington, KY
“At Neltner’s Farm, autumn is the time for harvest and celebration, and we invite your family to join ours for the annual fall festival. There’s something for every member of your family: horse-drawn wagon rides, model train display, an expansive corn maze, our pick-your-own pumpkin patch, petting zoo, pony rides, homemade food and ice cream, farm shop, crafters, pottery, face-painting, seasonal apples, folk art, live music, a wonderful variety of demonstrations and a barrel train!”
Fall Festivals – Every weekend from September 28th through October 27th
Where: 6922 Four Mile Rd, Melbourne, KY
“Families and small groups will delight in Sunrock Farm’s Pumpkin Patch Tour during the month of October. Experience a two hour hands-on guided tour. As part of your farm tour, climb aboard the hay wagon for a hayride out to the pumpkin field to choose that special pumpkin. Families have the opportunity to: Milk a goat, gather eggs, hold chicks & bunnies, hands-on time with cows, horses, sheep and goats, visit alpaca and emu, enjoy a hayride to the pumpkin patch, free apple cider and cookies on weekends at the farm store.”
Pumpkin patch tours are during the month of October.
Reservations are required.
Where: 103 Gibson Ln., Wilder, KY
“Family owned, Wendel Farms offers fun fall activities for the entire family including their corn maze, straw maze, pumpkins, petting farm, free hayride and much more!”
All fall activities open September 8th through October 31st.
Where: 8134 N. State Line Road, Brookville, IN
“Schappacher Farms is a family owned operation on 50 acres in Wilmington, Ohio. We provide pick your own pumpkins, free hayrides, corn maze, thanksgiving turkeys, group tours and more!”
Fall Activities – Every weekend from September 21st to October 28th, 10AM to 6PM
Where: 3068 W. State Route 73 Wilmington, OH