Top Spots: Best pumpkin patches in Central Ohio

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CENTRAL OHIO (WCMH) — Pumpkin season is in full swing and Halloween is just around the corner. If you can’t decide which pumpkin patch to visit this year, you’re in luck! We asked NBC4 viewers what their favorite Central Ohio pumpkin patches are, and here’s what they said:

Leeds Farm

Leeds Farm boasts 20 acres of pumpkins gourds and squash, all harvested and ready for you and your family to pick up. The farm also grows blue pumpkins, white pumpkins, mini pumpkins and the Fairytale pumpkin, giving you a huge selection to choose from. Plus, there are a ton of activities to take part in, from zip lining to hayrides and everything in between.

Lynd Fruit Farm

Lynd’s is more well-known for their amazing apple selection, but they have a ton of pumpkins and fall fun just waiting for you. Unfortunately, the U-Pick pumpkin patch is closed because they have already sold out, but you can pick out the perfect pumpkin at their market on Morse Road in Pataskala!

READ MORE: Best apple orchards in Central Ohio

Pigeon Roost Farm

Located in Hebron, Pigeon Roost Farm hosts PumpkinFest every day from mid-September to Halloween. There are giant slides, challenging mazes, wagon rides and much more. Don’t forget to pick your favorite pumpkin from the patch!

Freeman’s Farm

Every weekend from late September to the end of October, Freeman’s Farm treats guests to great fall festivities, including hayrides, a petting zoo, apple butter making, scarecrow making and so much more! Plus, you can grab a gorgeous pumpkin at the market to take home.

Lehner’s Pumpkin Farm

With more than 30 activities open on the weekend, you’re guaranteed to make great family memories and wear the kids out. Don’t feel like going on the weekend? Enjoy a discounted wristband price on weeknights! There are fewer activities, but you’ll still have tons of fun.

READ MORE: Where to get Central Ohio’s best pumpkin-flavored treats

Circle S Farms

Open every day from the end of September until Halloween, Circle S Farms are the place to be if you’re looking for hayrides, pumpkin picking, fall baked goods and apple cider! Check out their Fall Fun Days Harvest Festival or book a group farm tour. You won’t regret it!

Honey Haven Farm

Looking for a leisurely afternoon? Head over to Honey Haven Farm! You can take a horse-drawn wagon to the pumpkin field, conquer the corn maze and check out the country store, which has a huge selection of fall produce, local honey and other local artisanal work. Plus, they have free admission and free parking.

Renick’s Family Market

Looking for the best of both the outdoors and the indoors this fall? Check out Renick’s Family market! They have a huge pumpkin patch, a wide selection of baked goods and produce and you can even eat at the café!

Hidden Creek Farms

Head over to Sunbury’s premier farmer’s market this fall and take in everything you love about the season. You can pick your ow pumpkins, grab fall decorations, take a hayride, conquer the great pumpkin slide and straw maze and fill up on fresh fall favorites like caramel apples, apple cider and so much more!

Circleville Pumpkin Show

Okay, okay, so it’s not technically a pumpkin patch, but it is the most famous pumpkin festival in Ohio (and quite possibly the world). Fill up on pumpkin donuts from Lindsay’s, check out the giant pumpkins, ride the rides and make the most out of fall! The Circleville Pumpkin Show begins Wednesday, Oct. 19 and runs through Saturday, Oct. 22.

 

 

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