Guide to Pumpkin Patches + Farms
The leaves are changing… It must be time to visit a pumpkin patch or farm!
Fortunately, Colorado Springs has loads of them. Every size, geared toward every age, in every corner of the region. (And a more within an hour’s drive.) Just good, wholesome, pumpkin patch fun.
And, if those pumpkins have you thinking about Halloween…
PUMPKIN PATCHES & FARMS
They are open 7 days a week starting Sept 18th through Oct 31st. See their website for the times they are open on specific days.
18065 Saddlewood Road, Monument, CO 80132
Mid-Season Admission Prices: Adults $TBD, Kids $TBD, kids 3 and under are free. Military, First Responder, and Senior Tickets are $10. Season Passes are $TBD and include unlimited admission, a free drink, pony rides and face painting.
School and Scout groups are $8 per person. Birthday and Group rate for groups of 15 or more people is $TBD per person and includes a pumpkin. Additional Fees for: Concessions, Face Painting*, Pony Rides*, and pumpkins. Pumpkins are sold in size categories, ranging from $2.50-$12. *Activities available on select days only. Admission is discounted when not mid-season.
Included with the price of admission: 80 ft Straw Slides for children big and small, Large Straw Bale Pyramid, Mini Straw Maze for kids, Steer Head Roping, Duck Races, Gourd Launching, Kids’ Corn Box, Wagon (tractor “hay”) rides for all, Restored 1940s and 1950s Tractors, 30 foot jumping pillow, Large Outdoor Games (Jenga, Checkers, 4-Way Checkers, Tic-Tac-Toe), Tube Swings, and Farm Animals petting area – pony, alpaca, llama, calf, goat, sheep, chickens, duck, geese, turkey and a faux milking cow!
Open Weekends Sept 17 through Oct 31.
Hours are: Fridays – Sundays 10 AM-5 PM (end times are for the last ticket sold, event closes one hour later)
Located at: 8500 W. Deer Creek Canyon Road, Littleton, CO 80128
Admission: Non-Member Pricing: adult $15, Adult Member/Senior/Student/Military/Child (3-12) $13, Child Member $10, 2 & Under: free. Oct 8-10, you must also purchase a ticket to the Pumpkin Festival to gain entry to the Corn Maze.
Corn Maze admission includes: entrance to the 7 Acre Maze, mini maze (for 10 & under), barrel train ride (12 & Under). Escape Room tickets available for an additional fee (10:30 AM -5:30 PM). To save costs, printed maps will not be available at the maze.
Open Thursday-Sunday 9 AM – 4:30 PM
Located at: 1190 1st Street, Penrose, CO 81240
A u-pick farm, they charge no admission, offer free hayrides and charge by the pound ($0.75 per pound for pumpkins). They are a u-pick farm, but unfortunately don’t have apples this season. You can buy them for $2.25 per pound in their store, however. They also have Local Raw unpasteurized honey and roasted chilis.
Long Neck Pumpkin Farm will be open (reservations only, no walk ups) for the 2021 season. Ticket registration is open. All guests must reserve an online ticket prior to arrival.
Location: 7595 California Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80923
Hours: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM for three sessions daily every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Sept. 24- October 31.
There are two new areas to explore and a renovated Farmer’s Market (with new food offerings, updated branded apparel & swag, a fall-themed book written by Mrs. Longenecker, and more available to purchase) on the Farm this year! Please visit our activities page HERE for the updated list of activities you can expect during your visit!
- Admission – $13 per person thru Oct. 3; $15 per person after that date; 24 months and younger are free
- Pumpkins – $7/each
- Heritage Pumpkins – $10/each
- Straw Bales – $10
- Corn Stalk Bundles – $10
Open from Labor day through mid-November, 9 AM-6 PM daily
Located at: 13912 CR 19, Platteville, CO 80651 (970) 785-6133
Admission: adults age 14 & up: $25 per person; Children ages 4-14: $15 per person, 4 and under are free; Groups of 10 or more are $20 per person. Wagon sale: load a wagon full of pumpkins, gourds and winter squash plus whatever goodies are available that day for $40.
Activities: hay ride through 180 acres to pick your own produce, petting zoo, corn maze, tour of ‘Antique Alley’, peddle tractors, hay pyramid, and lots of other cool activities.
Open August 30-October 31, Thursday through Monday: 9:30 AM – 5 PM
Located at: 935 Third Street, Penrose, CO 81240 (719) 372-6283
Third Street Apples is a working u-pick farm. They have many varieties of apples, and pumpkins starting in September. Pumpkins are $0.75 per pound. They have no apple crop this fall (2021), but they will be open for the season August 28th, the store will be stocked with various farm items starting September 10th. They accept all credit cards, cash and checks.
Open September 18 – October 31st, Every day: 9 AM – 5 PM.
Located at: 24024 State Highway 94, Calhan, Colorado 80808 (719) 244-7252
Admission is $12 per person. Military Appreciation Weekend is Sept 27 – Oct 3, military ID gets $2 off admission per person in the group. Pumpkins are $5. They accept cash or credit cards.
They celebrate fall with their Fall Fest, where you can pick pumpkins out of the field, or enjoy the corn bins, barrel train rides, corn hole, hay pyramid, duck races, hay wagon rides, play horse shoes, tire swings, jumping pillow, the petting zoo, a small hay maze, a hay slide, little tyke pedal kart track, pedal karts for adults, or pony rides (for an additional $5).
The You-Pick Pumpkin Patch & Craft Fair will be open Saturdays in October (except Oct 9 due to a private event) from 10AM – 2PM.
Located at: 5210 S. Hwy 85
Admission is $5 per person for general admission plus $12 for each pumpkin. Kids 8 and under have free admission! They request that you purchase tickets in advance.
There will be concessions, a craft fair, the Farm Store and endless opportunities for photos!
Open Sept 22-Oct 31, Mostly as follows: Sun 9-10; Mon & Wed 10-6; Thur 10-10; Fri 10 AM – 11 PM; Sat 9 AM – 11 PM. Check their website for a calendar with times for each day.
The pumpkin patch closes at dusk, with the last wagon ride out being at 5:30. The pumpkins are not included in the price of admission and vary in price.
Located at: 6728 County Road 3 ¼, Erie, Co 80516 (303) 828-5210
Pricing: Mon-Thurs $15, Fri-Sun $23, Under 3 free. See their website for details
They also have tickets available for Terror In The Corn and Zombie Paintball. Tickets for Terror in the Corn are Thursday or Sunday: $30, Quick Pass $45; Firday or Saturday: $33, Quick Pass $48. Zombie Paintball tickets on Thursday or Sunday are $25, Quick Pass $40; Friday or Saturday $27, Quick Pass $42. Terror in the Corn and Zombie Paintball tickets include Fall Festival tickets. Terror in the Corn and Zombie Paintball are open Thursday – Sunday nights beginning Sept 24th, admission begins at 7 PM.
Open weekends from Sept 18th to Oct 31st.
Friday & Saturday 10 AM – 9 PM (last admission 8 PM), Sunday 10 AM – 6 PM (Last admission 5:30 PM). Open Monday through Thursday and later on weekends by appointment for groups of 15 or more.
1649 Poplar Ave., Canon City, CO 81212 (719) 821-9133
Admission is $13 per person, Kids under 5 are free. A season pass is available for $33 and does include one pumpkin and unlimited visits during 2021. Oct 29-31 Military with ID get $2 off per person. Diana’s does accept credit cards.
They have a pumpkin patch, corn bin, hay slide and duck races. Each year they create a new pattern to their corn maze. October 2nd and 3rd they will have a Fall Festival where they will have available old fashioned games, such as: sack races, three-legged races, corn toss, duck races and a face painter available on site. They are a working farm and ask that you please follow the parking signs and be respectful of their neighbors when parking and using the farm.