It all starts with the pumpkin spice latte, then the turning of the leaves, and before we know it, our weeks are spent dreaming of pumpkin patches and our weekends are spent hunting for them.
Look no further!
Here’s a list of pumpkin patches near Indianapolis to get you started this season!
This Mooresville orchard features a U-Pick pumpkin patch opening the last week of September, apple picking, hayrides, and more! Hayrides are offered on October weekends and during School Fall Break. All children’s activities are free including the playground, over-sized straw pile and tree cutout perfect for photos. And don’t miss October Fest, October 3-4!
Dates: Begins the last weekend in September
Hours: Daily, 8:00am – 8:00pm
Address: 369 East Greencastle Road, Mooresville
Enjoy a scenic hayride through the farm and pick your own pumpkin from the 15-acre patch perfect for carving. Plus, bring your pooch to the orchard for Dog Daze at the Maze, October 17-28, and celebrate Halloweekend with spooky and family-friendly farm activities, October 24-25!
Dates: Weekends from Mid-September thru October
Hours: Monday – Saturday, 9:00am – 6:00pm; Sunday, 12:00-7:00pm
Address: 2304 East Main Street, Danville
Opening day for fall fun at Kelsay Farms is September 25! Open every weekend through October 25 (with extended fall break hours October 12-16), explore the 7-acre corn maze, bale mountain, rope maze, farm equipment, corn hole, and more. General admission is $10 and includes all activities, pumpkins are an additional cost.
Dates: Weekends, Sept 25-Oct. 25; Everyday Oct. 12-16
Hours: Friday, 6:00 – 10:00pm; Saturday, 12:00 – 10:00pm; Sunday, 12:00 – 6:00pm
Address: 6848 N. County Road 250 E, Whiteland
Two locations? Double the fun! Admission to each of these includes access to the corn maze, pumpkin patch, treehouse village, jumping pillow, hayrides, pony rides, zip lines, petting zoo, food, and more. The full-size trains at both locations are a must-see!
Dates: 2020 TBD
Hours: 2020 TBD
Address: 1611 N. Meridian Rd, Greenfield and/or 3145 Killion Mill Road, Loogootee
The 73-acre farm is full of wide open space where families can connect and enjoy relaxed farm fun activities like pumpkin picking, hayrides, corn mazes, jumping pillow, gem mine, visiting with barnyard friends and autumn treats in the farm store. Don’t forget about the Haunted Loft!
Address: 1115 E 1000 N, Fortville
This U-Pick pumpkin patch is open daily, typically opening the last weekend of September through early November. Exact dates coming soon. Hop on the tractor wagon for an enjoyable ride to and from the pumpkin patch.
The fun at Russell Farms includes a pumpkin patch, corn mazes, farm exhibits, country store, and snack shack. Also included in gate admission is a mini-golf course, hayrides, petting zoo, pedal tractors, play area, and more.
Dates: September 26th through October 31st
Hours: Weekdays – 10 am-6 pm; Weekends – 12-4 pm
Address: 12290 E. 191st Street, Noblesville
*Unconfirmed for 2020
Enjoy a fun-filled family weekend at Smith Family Farms with pumpkins, a full playground for the kids to enjoy, petting zoo with donkeys, cows, goats, rabbits, pony rides, hayrides, and a corn maze.
Hours: Saturday & Sunday, 11:00am – 5:00pm (October only)
Address: 7055 W. 675 S., Pendleton
Find everything you need at Spencer Farm from corn stalks and straw bales to freshly-made caramel apples. Bonus: No entrance fees, no parking fees ever!
Hours: See website for specific times
Address: 7177 East 161st Street, Noblesville
Stuckey Farm is celebrating 50 years! Join in on the celebrations during their annual Harvest Festival, running each Saturday and Sunday from September 12 – October 25. Each weekend will have a special theme and lots of fall fun, including an 8-acre corn maze, 60-foot slide, pig races, pumpkin picking, and more!
Hours: Monday – Friday: 9:00am – 6:00pm; Saturday: 9:00am – 5:00pm; Sunday: 1:00 – 5:00pm
Address: 19975 Hamilton Boone Rd, Sheridan
Bring your whole family to the 20-acre pumpkin patch located just east of Indianapolis. Patches will be open for picking September 26-Oct. 31. Capacity will be limited. Tractor Town tickets will be sold on-site for timed entry throughout the day. Cost $5/child for Tractor Town $5/child for Corn Maze.
Phone: (317) 326-2278
Dates: Sept 26-Oct 31. Timed reservation required on weekends.
Hours: Monday – Saturday, 9:00am – 7:00pm; Closed Sunday
Address: 5717 N 300 W, Greenfield
Fall Harvest Festival includes hayrides to the pumpkin patch, watch Tyranni T Dinosaur – the pumpkin-eating dinosaur, corn maze, straw bale maze, combine slide and more.
Phone: Indianapolis, 317-356-6995; Greenwood, 317-888-4189
Dates/Hours: 2020 TBD
Address: 7010 E Raymond Street, Indianapolis and/or 1100 N Ind. 37, Greenwood