Annual October Pumpkin Patches invite families to enjoy seasonal time together under cool California autumn skies. Have a look at all of the places offering this unique brand of quality entertainment.
Most venues are open only thru October, check websites for details about ticketing and hours of operation.
In greater Los Angeles:
One of the biggest pumpkin fields in the LA region, this great place also includes horses, petting zoo, carnival games, straw labyrinth, face painters, and food booths. Beautiful backdrop for photos, pumpkins are well-priced, and admission is free.
Fall Harvest Festival with amusement rides and live entertainment is going on for the entire month of October; requires online ticket purchase for weekend; only at-the-gate admittance M-F. Special Animal Show, Harvester Slide, and Corn Maze are all there along with a sizable pick-your-own pumpkin patch.
Mr. Jack O’ Lanterns Pumpkins – multiple locations, including Torrance
wide selection of pumpkins available in different shapes, colors, and sizes. Each venue features a variety of games and activities, like pumpkin bowling, pumpkin decorating, viewing of farm animals, and more. Enjoy a full day of family entertainment.
Pa’s Pumpkin Patch - Long Beach
Offering a county fair type experience, there are rides, games, pony rides, petting zoo, and both fantastic pumpkins and harvest crops. Perfect location for family fall photos.
Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch – Culver City
Family-owned-and-operated fun venue offers pumpkin decorating, face painting, pony rides, slides, petting zoo, backdrops for fall photos. For over 30 years, Mr. Bones focuses on bringing the farm to the city.
Tina’s Pumpkin Patch – Sherman Oaks
At Westfield Shopping Plaza, additional fun on selected days like petting zoo, pony rides, train rides, and straw maze.
Fallstivities Pumpkin Patch – Los Cerritos Center Mall, Cerritos
Lots of great activities and photo opportunities for the whole family. Pick your own perfect pumpkin to take home. On Sunday, October 30 there is a special day of trick-or-treating fun.
In Orange County:
A great time for the whole family with train and hay rides, bouncy houses, face painters, pumpkin ring throws, tasty cuisine, and more.
Tanaka Farms Pumpkin Patch – Irvine
Choose your own pumpkin directly from the patch. Take a wagon ride and enjoy arts&crafts.
Forneris Farms – Mission Hills
Fall Harvest Festival brings entertainment and educational farm enrichment during this favorite season. Pumpkin patch and Farm Market, train rides, corn maze.
Pumpkin City’s Pumpkin Farm – Laguna Hills and Anaheim
Orange County’s premier Harvest Festival invites guests to meander through thousands of pumpkins in all shapes and sizes in a charming farm atmosphere. A host of amusement rides, game booths, and activities are all set under the canopy of the beautiful autumn sky.