Is your family ready for all the fall things? Nothing says autumn quite like loading up the car to head to your family’s favorite pumpkin patch in search of the perfect pumpkin to carve — We’ve put together a list of some of our favorite Denver pumpkin patches this fall.
6728 County Road 3 1/4, Erie, CO 80516 | September 20 – October 31
Running September 20 – October 31st, Anderson Farms has fun for the whole family, along with their great pumpkin patch! Other fun includes a corn maze, hayrides, pumpkin launching, and farm lights. For the older kids, stick around late for zombie paintball and haunted hayrides.
13785 Potomac Street, Brighton, CO 80601
Geared to ages 10 and under, this festival includes pinatas, hayrides, straw mazes, a swing band, and a bee hive/honey demo.
1535 N 75th Street, Boulder, CO 80303 | September 23 – October 31 (Monday – Friday)
This farm in Boulder features a corn maze, straw-bale maze, farm animals, farm-equipment on display. Hay rides also available!
11 Cavanaugh Road, Bennett, CO 80102 | October 1 – October 30 (Saturdays & Sundays)
Two corn mazes, a petting zoo, hayride, pumpkin patch, barrel cart rides, bounce castles, face painting, playground, entertainment and concessions.
13912 CR 19, Platteville, CO 80651 | September 4 – mid-November
This farm in Platteville is a great example to show the kids how a real working farm runs. Take a hayride through 180-acres of fields, where you can pick your own vegetables, as well as enjoy other activities, like a petting zoo and corn maze. Admission includes 5 bags of produce.
Valmont Road & N 75th Street, Boulder, CO 80301
Wander the huge pumpkin patch for FREE to pick your own, and pay by weight/size. Specializes in 10 varieties of heirloom pumpkins.
2001 South Chambers Road, Aurora, CO 80014 | October 1 – October 31
Straw maze, family tractor ride through the Tunnel of Terror (not too terrifying, in fact), kiddie train ride, three jumping castles (one just for tots 5 and under). Huge pumpkin patch – more than 100 tons in all shapes and sizes.
1230 S. Boise Avenue, Loveland, CO 80537 | September 30 – October 31
The established Loveland farm — family-owned since 1861 — is small, neat and to the point: Drive to the site, park your car, then grab a wheelbarrow and get to picking.
2005 South 112th Street, Broomfield, CO 80020 | September 30 – October 31
Located in Broomfield, Rock Creek Farms has tons of fall fun for families. Find your Halloween pumpkin and then explore all the other fun attractions, including a corn maze, petting zoo, and bounce castles.
7711 S. Parker Road Centennial, CO 80016
A community tradition for over 20 years! Aside from pumpkin picking, activities can include “walk on water” bubbles, balloon animals, pony rides, pumpkin-decorating and more.