The excitement of fall just keeps building! The cooler weather signifies the beginning of fall activities on Long Island. With most apple orchards now open, we now move into pumpkin picking season! Many farms also have corn mazes, hay rides, fall festivals, spooky nights and more!
Below are some of the best places for pumpkin picking! Make sure to check with each location before heading out in case of closures or changes to policy!
Elwood Pumpkin & Christmas Tree Farm
1500 Jericho Tpke., Huntington, NY
Opening weekend 9/18 & 9/19 1pm-5pm
Open weekends starting 9/25 10am-5pm
Open weekdays starting 10/1/21 10a-5pm
Pumpkins are priced by size.Have fun on the wagon ride around the farm. A fee is required. Covid 19 rules apply. There is a small corn maze suitable for children. A fee is required.
Fink’s Family Farm
6242 Middle Country Rd., Wading River
U-Pick pumpkins on the vine
Fall Festival- Weekends ONLY
September 11-October 31
Hayrides, corn maze, jump pillow, live music (12-4)
play areas, pony rides (10-5), & More!
F.W. Schmitt Family Farm of Melville
26 Pinelawn Rd, Melville
Sat & Sun 10am-5pm
Annual Festival September 18-October 31
$10 Admission fee includes: Hayride, Playground, Mini golf, photo ops
Additional offerings: Daytime/Nighttime Haunt ($), Pumpkin picking, farm stand, roasted corn stand, vegetable picking, sunflower picking…and more!
*Tickets will be available at the door only. No Reservations. Children under 16 months old are free. All other offerings will be available for an additional charge. Activities, prices dates and times are subject to change without notice.
*Pumpkins are an additional charge and NOT included with admission.
F.W. Schmitts on Bagatelle
6 Bagatelle Rd. Dix Hills
No admission fee to the farm
$5 admission fee to pumpkin patch
Hayrides ($), Animal train ride ($), duck races, roasted corn ($)
Gabrielsen’s Country Farm
200 Herricks Lane, Jamesport
Take a ride on our choo choo train, visit our pumpkin field, all while enjoying music at our farm. Check out fun facts in the restoration school house and stop by our old fashioned church. Don’t forget to try our absolutely amazing Roasted Corn and Fresh Squeezed Lemonade!
Don’t forget to pick your own pumpkins to take home! Stop by the farm stand for your fall plants, fresh produce and fall decorations. We carry a large selection of Hardy Mums, Montauk Daisies, and Ornamental cabbage and Kale. See our complete line of fall products here.
641 Victory Ave., Brookhaven
Open October 2nd for Pumpkin Picking
Hank’s Pumpkin Town
Open September 16th!
Hank’s Pumpkintown in Water Mill, NY has Pumpkin Picking, Apple Picking, Corn Mazes, Wagon Rides, Tractor Train Rides, Giant Slides, Games, Playgrounds and more. Our Market has Freshly Baked Pies, Cookies, Cupcakes, Candy Apples, Cider Donuts & much more. Be sure to visit the Corn Shed for the Best Roasted Corn too!
Harbes Farm and Orchard
September 25-26 Annual Pumpkin Harvest
10am-6pm715 Sound Avenue, Mattituck
U-Pick pumpkins open September 18th!
Harbes Farm- JAMESPORT
1223 Main Road
Jamesport NY 11947
Open now for Pumpkin Picking
Apple picking, maze, hayride
812 Sound Avenue
Open weekends and holidays 10am-4:30pm
U-Pick Pumpkins now open!
Corn Maze open weekends!
50 Horsemill Lane, Watermill
The pumpkin patches and apple orchards are in the same area so the general info is the same as the apple picking except pumpkins, gourds and squash are sold by the piece.
Rottkamp’s Fox Hollow Farm
2287 Sound Ave.
Stakey’s Pumpkin Farm
270 West Lane, Aquebogue
Opening September 18th!
Corn Maze, Hayrides, Scooby Doo Bounce House, Hand & Arm paining
The family owned pumpkin farm acreage started in 1976 with just over an acre and has grown into a spacious 26-acre field, where you can roam and pick from 18 varieties of pumpkins straight off the vine!
White Post Farm
Fall Farm Festival
250 Old Country Rd. Melville
U-pick starts September 18th
Now celebrating 30 years of Festival Fun! Enjoy your favorites such as Sing-A-Long Hayrides, Pumpkin Picking and Paint Your Own Pumpkins. Also enjoy five great shows including The Dominguez Poodles, The Pompeyo Dog Show, The Agri-Puppets, Kids Celebration Game Show, and the Magic of Jim McClenahan. Between the activities stop by one of our Fall Food stands for a delicious lunch!
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