By the Kent Redding Group
AUSTIN, TX. – Fall is here and one of the best things to do in Austin Texas during the fall is to visit a pumpkin patch to get your pumpkins for Halloween or a harvest festival.
In this post we will share with you where all of the pumpkins are in the Austin Texas area:
Through Nov. 5
Although this farm may be a little outside of Austin, it is worth the drive. Known as one of the most scenic pumpkin patches in Texas, you can visit the small town of Bastrop and take home a stunning showpiece. In addition to pumpkin-picking, you can enjoy a 4-acre corn maze, yard games, live entertainment, and lots of other family fun. Tickets are $13 apiece.
115 FM 969, Bastrop; Daily 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Sept. 30-Oct. 31
This patch is very kid friendly, with paint available to decorate pumpkins. You can buy corn stalks, hay bales, and your favorite gourd to deck out your home in autumnal wares.
11505 Anderson Mill Road; Daily 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Sept. 30-Oct. 31
Round Rock is home to St. Richard’s, which holds one of the largest pumpkin patches in Texas. Attendance has grown in recent years, making this one of the best in town to find your perfect pumpkin. Visit on Oct. 29 for the 19th Great Pumpkin Festival, which includes live music, face painting, food trucks, pony rides and a petting zoo, bouncy houses, and so much more.
1420. E. Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock; Daily 12 p.m.-Dark
This pumpkin patch has kept Austinites coming back for more than 30 years. Close to campus, it’s great for students looking to add a jack-o-lantern to their dorm room. They are already open for business for the season, so early birds can go pick the best gourd now!
2601 Exposition Blvd.; Mon.-Fri. 2-7:30 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; Sun. 12-7:30 p.m.
The nursery is full of photo opportunities for your Instagram, and plenty of other plants available for purchase. Visit before Halloween to get your future jack-o-lantern.
12881 Pond Springs Road; Mon.-Sat. 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
If you don’t mind a 30-minute drive, head out to Elgin every Saturday and Sunday in October for the pumpkin patch at Evergreen Farms. The pumpkin hunt will feature a wagon ride through the farm’s Christmas tree fields. Admission and parking are free, but don’t forget cash for a few of the activities, including face painting and rides on a fire truck.
242 Monkey Road, Elgin; Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m.
With their fourth-annual patch, Austin Oaks is raising money for The Refuge, an organization that helps girls who are rescued from human trafficking. More than 1500 pumpkins will be available, so purchase a pumpkin and support a great cause at the same time.
4220 Monterey Oaks Blvd.; Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 5:30-9 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Sun. 12:15-1:30 p.m.
Celebrate fall at the 25th year of this famous pumpkin patch. The playground will be covered in pumpkins, making it an orange maze perfect for the kids.
2140 Allandale Road; Mon., Wed. Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Tues., Thurs. 2:30-7 p.m.; Sun. 12-7 p.m.
Last year’s inaugural pumpkin patch at UCC raised more than $4,000 for the church, and this year they’re back in business. Bring the kids for the Trunk or Treat event on Oct. 28 to see a movie in the patch and get treats from volunteers.
3500 W. Parmer Lane. Daily 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Don’t miss out on this one-day-only event. Head to John Simpson Park, where proceeds will raise money for Dell Children’s Medical Center.
3500 Steiner Ranch Blvd.; 10 a.m.-3 p.m
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