I can’t remember ever being ready for the Pumpkin Patch this early in September, but with the beautiful, crisp fall weather we’re enjoying, my kids are ready to head to the closest pumpkin patch! Below is a listing of KC Kids Fun’s ever-popular Pumpkin Patch/Fruit Orchard listing for Kansas City-area residents to enjoy.
If I’ve overlooked your favorite pumpkin patch or orchard…please leave a comment and we’ll get it added. Also – if you operate one of these businesses and would like to purchase a Sponsored Listing (affording you prime, top-of-list placement along with a graphic) please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. It’s just that easy!
Carolyn’s Country Cousins Pumpkin Patch (Liberty, MO) Bring the family to our 50-acre U-pick pumpkin patch, open Sept. 19 – Oct. 31 (10am – 7pm). Activities are available for the whole family including:
trike path, petting farm, corn dig, train rides, Lil’ Farmer’s play yard, and much more! Weekends feature Uncle Lester’s pig races, live entertainment & delicious fall foods.
KC Pumpkin Patch
(Olathe, KS) Come visit us at our NEW location in Olathe at 13875 S. Gardner Rd! Conveniently located off 135th Street and Gardner Road, just west of K-7. You won’t believe your eyes when you see our new, improved pumpkin patch! We’ve brought back all of your favorite activities: Pumpkins Galore – Slide Mountain – Goat Walk – Zip Lines – Jumping Pillow – Outdoor Farm Games – Gourd Gun – Mazes to Explore – and more! Fall season- open 7 days a week! Sept 26- Oct 31, 2015.
Alldredge Orchards (Platte City) – apples, pumpkins, playground and more!
Carolyn’s Country Cousins (Liberty, MO) – pumpkin patch and educational farm, petting farm, corn dig, wagon rides, train rides and more.
Liberty Corn Maze (Liberty, MO) – nothing to pick, but four large corn mazes to run through for some autumn fun!
Looper Farms (Holt, MO – just north of Clay County on I-35) – u-pick pumpkin patch, hayrides, trainrides
Pumpkins, Etc. (Platte City, MO) – pumpkins, mums, haystacks and fall decor
Red Barn Farm (Weston, MO) – pumpkins, animals, hayrides and corn maze
Schweizer’s Orchard (St. Joseph, MO) – pick your own apples and pumpkins!
Faulkner’s Pumpkin Farm (Kansas City, MO – south of I-470) – a TON of family-friendly fun! Open October 1-31
Annual Pumpkin Patch for DeLaSalle School - Sat October 3, 2015, 10am-2pm, Brookside Park (56th St at Brookside Blvd, KCMO) features pumpkins, ponies, inflatables and music! Admission is free with donation suggested for pumpkins.
Pumpkin Patch at the Kansas City Zoo – Hoots and Howls features tons of Halloween fun, including a pumpkin patch
Eastern Jackson County, MO:
Sibley Orchards (Sibley, Jackson County, MO) – apples, pumpkins, hayrides & cider!
Cass County, MO (just south of KCMO):
The Berry Patch (just south of Leawood & Martin City) – u-pick blackberries available until the first hard fall freeze; u-pick blueberries still available (as of mid-Sept.)
Dunn’s Cider Mill (Belton, MO) – cider and donuts!
Johnson Farms (Belton, MO) – you pick pumpkins, playground, animals and more!
Shuck’s Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch (Pleasant Hill, MO) – HUGE cornfield maze, pumpkins and variety of activities
Johnson County, KS:
Blue Valley Recreation – Annual Family Fall Festival. Saturday 10/17/15, 1-4pm at the Rec Complex, fields 2-4, 9701 W. 137th St., OPKS. Ages 9 and under. Games, face painting, petting zoo, huge kites, horse-drawn hayrides, clowns, inflatables, & refreshments! First 500 registered receive a pumpkin and a treat bucket. $5; non residents: $6. Register by calling 913.685.6000 or online.
Deanna Rose Farmstead Pumpkin Hollow – horse-drawn hayride, hay slide, kids activities and pumpkins
Hickory Creek Ranch (Spring Hill, KS) – pumpkin patch, pony rides, haunted hayride and many more kids activities; weekends in October
KC Pumpkin Patch (Olathe, KS) – Pumpkins and tons of kids entertainment
Wagon Wheel Orchard
(Gardner, KS) – fall apples and pears. Be sure to check the picking report!
Miami County, KS (just south of Johnson County, KS):
Louisburg Cider Mill and Country Store (Louisburg, KS) – pumpkin patch, corn maze, cider, donuts and fun activities!
Powell Pumpkin Patch (Louisburg, KS) – you pick pumpkins, playground, hayrides, corn maze
Douglas County, KS (just west of Johnson County, KS):
Pendleton’s Country Market (Lawrence, KS) – pick your own pumpkins and more
Schaakes Pumpkin Patch (Lawrence, KS) – you pick pumpkins, hayrides, mazes, animals
Wyandotte County, KS:
Kerby Farm Pumpkin Patch (Bonner Springs, KS) – pumpkins, corn maze, tractor pull
Leavenworth County, KS:
Lamborn Farm (Leavenworth, KS) – pumpkins, local honey, and fall-themed activities throughout Fall Festival
Image courtesy of Carolyn’s Country Cousins Pumpkin Patch.