Fall is here and the pumpkins are ready! Below is a list (and an interactive map!) of eight pumpkin patches in and around Boulder to visit this season. Each one has its own unique pumpkin assortment and fall festival activities! Scroll down for all the details.
Pumpkin Patches Near Boulder
Anderson Farms Fall Festival
Anderson Farms is hosting its annual Fall Festival, complete with a pumpkin patch, hayrides and so much more! Admission includes a ton of fun activities such as Colorado’s longest-running 30-acre corn maze, hayride to the pumpkin patch, pumpkin launching, mine cars, barrel train, farm animals, farm lights and so much more. New this year: giant jump pads and a combine “playground” with six slides! Click here for a full list of activities. For those who enjoy a fright, after dark Anderson Farms hosts Zombie Paintball Hunt, a unique paintball experience where you shoot zombies throughout the cornfield (but don’t worry, you won’t get shot!) while riding on a zombie wagon. Or check out Terror in the Corn, Anderson Farms’ haunted hayride, cornfield & ghost town experience. Pricing: Admission to Fall Festival – Monday – Thursday, $15, Friday, Saturday & Sunday $23. Kids 3 & Under are FREE. Tickets available here. More information and pricing for the Terror in the Corn and Zombie Paintball Hunt here. Anderson Farms is located at 6728 County Rd 3 1/4, Erie, CO 80516.
Bee Hugger Farm
The Bee Hugger Farm is known for its U Pick Sunflower Field and Pumpkins. Enjoy a decorated maze of sunflower fields, old tractors to climb, vintage campers and VW’s to explore and many more sweet surprises. The Bee Hugger Farm is a peaceful and magical place to come with your family. Pumpkins available beginning the first week of October. The Bee Hugger Farm is a happy place where you can visit with goats, peacocks, chickens, sheep, horses, mini horses and more! For a small fee, take a hay ride or a pony ride on the weekend! and there is a small fee Kids can climb tractors and adults can buy honey. The Bee Hugger is one of our family’s favorite pumpkin patches near Boulder. The farm is open to the public with no entry fee. Text for questions to 303.330.8277. Located at 12590 Ute Hwy, Longmont, CO 80504. For a complete list of places to visit farm animals near Boulder, click here.
Cottonwood Farms Pumpkin Patch & Fall Festival
Cottonwood Farm hosts a classic Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festival in East Boulder. The farm offers a pumpkin patch as well as fall produce for purchase. Explore the hand-cut corn maze, with narrow paths for a fun and personal experience. The farm also offers a straw bale maze, farm animals to view, and vintage farm equipment display! Don’t miss the hayride, available on Saturdays and Sundays for $5/person. The Pumpkin Patch & Fall Festival runs from September 21 – October 31, 2019. Open daily from 10 AM – 6 PM. Pricing: $5 Admission Daily. Children 5 & Under and Seniors 65+ always FREE. Buy tickets ahead of time here. Wagon Hayrides (Saturdays and Sundays) $5/person (Children 3 & under ride FREE with parents, 65+ ride free). Cottonwood Farm is located at the SW corner of Isabelle Road & Highway 287.
Miller Farms Fall Harvest Festival
Miller Farms hosts its annual Fall Harvest Festival every day throughout the fall season. Admission includes the farm’s petting zoo, harvest rides, corn maze and the Antique Alley, a collection of antique airplanes, trucks and tractors. Pick your own pumpkins and fall produce (fill a wagon for $35!). The farm offers snacks, drinks, and treats, and has dozens of covered picnic tables. Pack a lunch and spend a day at the farm! The Miller Farms Fall Harvest Festival runs from Labor Day to Mid-November. Open daily from 9 AM – 6 PM. Pricing: Harvest Ride $25/adult 14+, $15/kids 5 -12, 4 & Under are FREE. Fill a wagon with pupmkins, gourds and winter squash for $40. Miller Farms is located at 13912 Co Rd 19, Platteville, CO 80651.
Munson Farm Pumpkin Patch
Munson Farm is hosting its annual Pumpkin Patch at its farmstand in East Boulder. Activities include hayrides, a corn maze as well as a pumpkin patch. Munson Farm is known for its amazing selection of unique heirloom pumpkins including Cinderella pumpkins, pink pumpkins, and many more! The pumpkin patch runs through November 1. Open daily from 9 AM – 6:30 PM. Pricing: Free Admission. Hayride pricing TBD. Munson Farm is located at 7355 Valmont Rd, Boulder, CO 80301.
Rock Creek Farm U-Pick-Em Pumpkins and Corn Maze
Rock Creek Farm hosts its annual U-Pick-Em Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze in Broomfield. Admission includes access to family fun play area, hay bale maze, farm animals and comic foregrounds for photos. Tour the farm’s 120 acre pumpkin patch, with its beautiful mountain backdrop to find and pick your very own pumpkin. The farm also offers four different corn mazes ranging from .3 miles to 5 miles (pricing above). This is one of the largest u-pick-em pumpkin patches near Boulder. The Rock Creek Farm’s Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze runs through October 31. Open daily, 9 AM – 6:30 PM. Pricing: $7 per person, Kids 3 and under are free.. Corn Maze $7/Kids Ages 4-11, $10/Person 12 & Up, Kids under 4 are FREE. Pumpkins available for purchase. Rock Creek Farm is located at 2005 S 112th St, Broomfield, CO 80020.
Rocky Mountain Pumpkin Ranch
Rocky Mountain Pumpkin Ranch is hosting its annual October Pumpkin Carnival in Longmont. The weekend pumpkin carnival features a kids corner, pumpkin patch, food vendors as well as activities (prices vary) such as: pony rides, carousel rides, painting pumpkins, petting zoo, hay maze, bouncy castle and so much more! Weekdays, the pumpkin patch is open to the public, with self-guided activities available such as: pumpkin painting, inflatable obstacle course, hay maze, and viewing zoo. The October Pumpkin Carnival & Pumpkin Patch runs October 1 – October 31, 2019. Hours: Pumpkin Carnival every weekend, 9 AM – 6 PM, Pumpkin Patch & activities open weekdays, 9 AM – 5:30 PM. Pricing: Weekend activities are pay per activity, tickets $1/each (each activity varies from 1-5 tickets/child). Weekday self-guided tours & activities $8/child. Rocky Mountain Pumpkin Ranch is located at 9059 Ute Hwy, Longmont, CO 80503.
Seventh Generation Farm
The 7th Generation Farm is celebrating Fall with a pumpkin patch & fall activities in Louisville. Activities included in admission: hay bale maze, huge hay bale mountain for climbing, pumpkin smash games, pumpkin painting station, farm animals, hayrides and so much more! The farm also offers a short, kid-friendly corn maze, as well as a large adult maze that takes about 1 hour – 1.5 hours to walk through (prices listed above). Take a hayride to the farm’s pumpkin patch to find your perfect pumpkin! The Pumpkin Patch runs from October 1 – October 31. Hours: Friday 12 PM- 6 PM & Saturday 9 AM – 4 PM. Pricing: $5/person. Corn Maze pricing TBD. 7th Generation Farm is located at 100 S 96th Street, Louisville, CO 80027.
Loukonen Pumpkin Farms
A simple pumpkin patch in a beautiful location, Loukonen Farms offers several varieties of pumpkins and gourds. The patch is open 9 – 5 PM daily from the first Friday of October through Halloween. Loukonen Farms is located at 10558 N Foothills Highway, Longmont CO 80503.
3M Farms Pumpkin Patch
Hergenreder Farms in Longmont offers a pumpkin patch and corn maze, as well as other fun family-friendly fall activities. Free admission. Hergenreder Farms is located at 13332 Co Rd 5, Longmont, CO 80504.
Frequently Asked Questions: Pumpkin Patches Near Boulder
Where can I find a pumpkin patch near Boulder?
There are several great choices for pumpkin patches near Boulder:
- Munson Farms Pumpkin Patch in Boulder, CO
- Anderson Farms Fall Festival in Erie, CO
- The Bee Hugger Farm Pumpkin Patch in Longmont, CO
- Rocky Mountain Pumpkin Ranch in Longmont, CO
- 7th Generation Farm in Louisville, CO
- Rock Creek Farm in Broomfield, CO
- Cottonwood Farms in Lafayette, CO
- Miller Farms in Platteville, CO
- Loukonen Farm in Longmont, CO ( On Hwy 36 between Boulder and Lyons)
- 3M Farms in Erie, CO
- Hergenreder Farms in Longmont, CO
Is there a free pumpkin patch near Boulder?
The Bee Hugger Farm, Munson Farm, Loukonen Farm, Rocky Mountain Pumpkin Ranch and Hergenreder Farms offer free admission. Pumpkins and other fun activities are available for purchase.