October Half term means its time to check out those Pumpkins. Something the kids love to do and it feels very autumnal!
Lets not let Covid stop us doing what we would have done before! We have collated some of our favourite places to go for the best pumpkins in town! Let’s carve out some fun!
In case you are looking for some fun activities to do with your little ones, check out our half term scoop with Top 12 fun activities to do. Stay safe and have fun!
Garsons is an award-winning Garden Centre and Farm Shop with locations at Esher in Surrey and Titchfield in Hampshire. Garsons PYO Farm is now open you must have a farm pass to book.
You will need to choose a slot arrival time for the day you want to visit, and you may arrive up to one hour from the time booked.
The Willows Pumpkin Patch is a great activity for the children that is looked forward to every half term. The way that willows make the seasonal events so fun and creative is great value for money and a lovely experience for all ages. It runs from 17th October – 1st November with a free pumpkin for every child admission. The programme at Willows farm are filled with great festive activities to enjoy a full day out. There’s also a Pumpkin Hunt for you all to enjoy with a prize badge for all those taking part.
The pumpkin patch at Lewis of London is running from the 17th-31st of October. There will be a £10 voucher to be used in the fabulous ice cream shop for the best fancy dressed on the day.
Crockford Bridge farm occupies around 80 acres of green belt land in West Surrey
They are open from Friday 2nd October for sales of Farm grown pumpkins in their Pumpkin Market (10am – 5pm)
For those not wishing to pick from the fields or visit the fantastic Pumpkin Festival you can simply turn up and buy a pumpkin without booking from the outdoor Pumpkin Market.
From 17th October onwards there will be a much larger selections of pre-harvested Pumpkins and Squashes in the Pumpkin Market. Dress up in any way you want to get into the Halloween vibe. Prizes will be given to those best dressed to impress Their annual pumpkin festival will also be in visit website for more details
Stanhill Farm grow an abundance of pumpkins on the farm each year for Halloween, these are available from the pumpkin patch and the Farm shop. It is open from October 17th, but you must Pre-Book. You can grab a wheelbarrow and head down to the patch and choose your favourite pumpkins in, you can also get a fab photo in the orange array of the pumpkin patch.
Where-ever you decide to go, enjoy you day and have a really gourd time.
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