12 Best Pumpkin Patches in and near Westchester County 2021

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Are you thinking of going pumpkin picking this weekend? There are a lot of local pumpkin patches in Westchester County and nearby Fairfield County. Pumpkin picking is the perfect autumn activity. It’s a great way to spend the afternoon, pumpkin picking and doing Fall activities like hayrides, corn mazes and apple picking. You can find pumpkin patches at local apple orchards, farms and garden centers. Here are our favorite pumpkin patches in and near Westchester County.

Pumpkin Patches in Westchester County

Wilkens Fruit and Fir Farm 

Wilkens Fruit and Fir Farm is an apple orchard in Westchester County with a pumpkin patch. Wilken Fruit and Fir Farm is open Wednesday to Monday (closed on Tuesdays) from 10am to 4:30pm. You can get your pumpkin picking and apple picking done at the same place! On your way out, stop by the Bakery for their famous apple cider donuts. Wilkens Fruit and Fir Farm is a 30 minutes drive from Scarsdale, NY. Wilkens Fruit and Fir Farm is located at 1335 White Hill Road, Yorktown Heights, NY

Outhouse Orchards

Outhouse Orchards is an apple orchard with a pumpkin patch in Northern Westchester County. There is a wide selection of pumpkins and gourds at the pumpkin patch. You can also do your apple picking after your visit to the pumpkin patch. In order to minimize crowding on the weekends, Outhouse Orchards has implemented an online reservations system. There is a $12 reservation fee and you have a 3 hour window to go apple picking. After apple picking, head over to the corn maze for some fun (admissions fee). Outhouse Orchards is a 36 minute drive from Scarsdale, NY. Outhouse Orchard is located at 139 Hardscrabble Road, North Salem, NY.

Harvest Moon Farm and Orchard

Harvest Moon Farm and Orchard is another apple orchard in Westchester County with a pumpkin patch. You can go to Harvest Moon Farm and Orchard to do both your apple picking and pumpkin picking. In order to keep capacity low, you need to make online reservations for apple picking. There is an admission fee to go apple picking at Harvest Moon Farm and Orchard. Your ticket also includes admission to one of their bars where you can listen to live music while enjoying a glass of hard cider, BBQ lunch, burgers and apple cider donuts. It’s a great way to spend the afternoon. Harvest Moon Farm and Orchard is a 35 minutes drive from Scarsdale, NY. Harvest Moon Farm and Orchard is located at 130 Hardscrabble Road, North Salem, NY. 

Dykeman Farm

The pumpkin patch at Dykeman Farm is open for pumpkin picking! Choose from over 70 varieties of pumpkins at the pumpkin patch. During the weekends in September and October, there are free hayrides. The pumpkin patch is open for pumpkin picking daily from 10am to 5pm. Apple picking is also available but you have to make advanced reservations. On the way out, stop by the Farm stand for sweet corn and other farm fresh produce. Dykeman Farm is an hour drive from Westchester County, NY. Dykeman Farm is located at 31 Dykeman Lane, Pawling, NY.

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Pumpkin Patches in Fairfield County

Drive north, past the New York/Connecticut border and there are many Pumpkin Patches in Fairfield County.

Sam Bridges Nursery

Sam Bridges Nursery is a local Greenwich favorite for hayrides and pumpkin picking. The pumpkin patch at Sam Bridges Nursery is open for pumpkin picking Monday to Saturday from 8:30am to 4:45pm. Free hayrides to the pumpkin patch are available at Sam Bridges on Fridays 2pm to 4pm and Saturdays 10am to 4pm. Pumpkin painting and Build a Scarecrow Kits are available as take home kits. On your way out, get your mums and other Fall favorites for your Fall plantings. Sam Bridges Nursery Pumpkin Patch is 30 minutes from Westchester County. Sam Bridges Nursery is located at 437 North Street, Greenwich, CT.

St. John’s Lutheran Church Stamford

If you want to give back, a visit to the St. John’s Lutheran Church Pumpkin Patch in Stamford is a good place to go. The Pumpkin Patch is an annual mission activity at St. John’s Lutheran Church. A Navajo tribe and local charities receives the proceeds from the pumpkin patch. There is also food sold at the food tents to support the quilters of St. John’s who make quilts for Lutheran World Relief, a world-wide quilt distribution to those in need. The pumpkin patch at St. John’s Lutheran Church Stamford is open on Fridays from 3pm to 7pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 7pm. The pumpkins are arriving on October 2nd and if you want to help unload the pumpkins or sell pumpkins, you can sign up for a shift. St. John’s Lutheran Church Pumpkin Patch is 37 minutes from Westchester County. St. John’s Lutheran Church Pumpkin Patch is located at 884 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT.

Eden Farms

Eden Farms is a local Fairfield County favorite for pumpkin picking and hayrides. Get your pumpkins and mums at this local nursery in Stamford, CT. Every weekend in October, Eden Farms is home to hayrides, pony rides, haunted fields, hay mazes and face painting. The Fall events at Eden Farms run every weekend in October from 11am to 4pm. Eden Farms Pumpkin Patch is 35 minutes from Westchester County. Eden Farms is located at 947 Stillwater Road, Stamford, CT.

Old Greenwich School Pumpkin Patch

The Old Greenwich School Pumpkin Patch is an annual tradition and the largest fundraiser for the Old Greenwich School PTA. The Old Greenwich School Pumpkin Patch is a fall festival attracting local Greenwich families featuring games, food, live entertainment, inflatables and crafts. This year’s Old Greenwich pumpkin patch is on October 16, 2021 from 11am to 4pm. Old Greenwich School Pumpkin Patch is located at the Old Greenwich Elementary School- 285 Sound Beach Avenue, Old Greenwich, CT.

Jesse Lee Church Pumpkin Patch

If you are looking to give back, a visit to Jesse Lee Church Pumpkin Patch in Ridgefield, CT is a good place to get your pumpkins. Pumpkins purchased at Jesse Lee Church benefits the Navajo Nation community. The pumpkin patch at Jesse Lee Church will run from September 25, 2021 to October 31, 2021. On weekends the pumpkin patch is open from 10am to 6pm and on weekdays the pumpkin patch is open from 2pm to 6pm. If you are interested in volunteering to help run the Jesse Lee Church Pumpkin Patch, you can sign up to volunteer online. Jesse Lee Pumpkin Patch is 35 minutes from Westchester County, NY. Jesse Lee Pumpkin Patch is located at the Jesse Lee Memorial United Methodist Church- 207 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT.

Blue Jay Orchards

Blue Jay Orchards is open for pumpkin picking and apple picking everyday from 11am-5pm (weekdays) and 10am-5pm (weekends). Get your apples and pumpkins at Blue Jay Orchards! On your way out, stop by the bakery for fresh pies and their famous apple cider donuts. Blue Jay Orchards is an apple orchard in Fairfield County. Blue Jay Orchards is a 45 minutes drive from Westchester County (New York). Blue Jay Orchards is located at 125 Plumtrees Road, Bethel, CT.

Bishop’s Orchards

Bishop’s Orchards is open everyday for pumpkin picking and apple picking. Pumpkin patch is open for pumpkin picking from 9am to 6pm while apple picking hours are 10am to 5pm. After pumpkin picking, get lost in their corn maze and enjoy a cone from the Ice Cream stand. On your way out, don’t forget to pick up their famous pies and baked goods from their Farm Market. Bishop’s Orchards is also home to the Little Red Barn, which is open Thursday to Sunday for live music, food and drinks at the outside patio. There is also a winery at Bishop’s Orchard. Stop in for tastings of their award winning fruit wines and hard ciders. Bishop’s Orchard is located in the town of Guilford in New Haven County. Bishop’s Orchard is an hour and 30 minute drive from Westchester County (New York). Bishop’s Orchards is at 1355 Boston Post Road, Guilford, CT.

Lyman Orchards

Lyman Orchards is open everyday for pumpkin picking from 9am to 4:30pm. You can also go apple picking at Lyman Orchards. After apple picking, take a stroll in their corn maze with a twist- answer 1970s rock and roll trivia questions correctly to get out of the corn maze! There is an admission fee to enter the Lyman Orchards corn maze. If getting lost in a corn maze is not your thing, then try Lyman Orchard’s Apple Cannons. Test your aim and see how well you can fire their air-powered apple cannons. The Apple Cannons are available until October 31. Lyman Orchards is also home to Lyman Golf (book your tee time in advance). Before you head home, get your weekly food shopping done at the Apple Barrel Farm Market. Don’t expect a small country store, the Apple Barrel Farm market rivals large grocery stores in the area. Lyman Orchards is an hour and 30 minute drive from Westchester County. Lyman Orchards is located at 105 South Street, Middlefield, CT. 

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