Another year has gone by and Fall has arrived again so that means we are gearing up for the 2022 Pumpkin patch season! This is always a beautiful time of the year. Kids go back to school, the air is a little cooler and more refreshing. The leaves start to change into beautiful shades of red, orange, brown, and yellow and the fall fairs, corn mazes , apple orchards and pumpkin patches. Being in the agriculture-rich Greater Vancouver area that means there is no shortage of pumpkin patches and apple orchards and fall fun!
Listed by Location, in alphabetical order
Updated: September 21, 2022
Chilliwack Corn Maze & Pumpkin Farm/Greendale Arcres
41905 Yale Road West, Chilliwack
Corn Maze opened August 13th!
Chilliwack Corn Maze has lots to keep you and your little ones busy! From a 12 acre corn maze, hay maze, pumpkin patch, petal cars, kids tractors, jumping pillow, playground, merry go round, duck races, farm animals, tractor rides a fire pit and more… This year the maze is in the shape of T-Rex. There is a food hut on site. Rates: $16 per person if pre-booked, otherwise $18 at the door. 75+ and 2 yrs and under – Free. Pets – Free (friendly pets are welcome on a leash). They offer a Thursday family night from 2-6pm admission is $12 at the door. Live music by local artists starting Sept 1 from 5-7pm. ** group rates are available.
Note: Summer hours are in effect until September long weekend then fall hours take effect. Check website for hours as the season progresses.
Tickets are available online and onsite, online tickets are not required at this time
Peteys Pumpkin Patch
9423 Gibson Rd, Chilliwack
Note: 2022 opening date has not yet been announced.
Train rides, 4 pumpkin patches, interactive games and a petting zoo. Admission is $10 or $8 with non-perishable food donation per person (kids under 2 are free). Family pass (2 adults and 2 children $30 or $28 with food donation) Walk up tickets available if they have not reached capacity, otherwise reserve your time slot on line. Check their website for updated hours and to purchase tickets.
790 McKenzie Road, Abbotsford
There is always something happening at Maan Farms. From the backyard barnyard to corn mazes, goat yoga, estate winery, seasonal strawberries and sunflowers you can always find an event happening on site. The Fall festival starts September 17th. Tickets will be released soon. Don’t forget to pick up a Double Pumpkin Spice Cream ice-cream while you are there this fall! Purchase your tickets online in advance to save money.
For the month of September, Maan Farms is doing “Picnic in the petals” . Enjoy a picnic in the sunflowers at your own reserved table. Slots are 90 min in length and children are $30 (chicken strips and fries and slushy) and adults range from $43 to $52 depending on which meal option is chosen. (Tandori chicken and fries, charcuterie boxes and wine or other drink)
At night you can enjoy several activities designed for adults and older kids, the Haunted forest, the scariest corn maze in Canada and Pitch Black. 3 experiences that I have yet to try! Your night time tickets gets you access to all 3 experiences. Purchase tickets in advance online for a discount.
Taves Family Farm/Apple Barn
333 Gladwin Road, Abbotsford
Another great all-round family fun spot is Taves Family Farm. Kids can play in the “Farmville” area (petting barn, pedal carts, jumping pillow and enjoy the goats all around the farm. They offer seasonal strawberry, plum, goji berries and apple u-pick . Stroll through the pumpkin patch and apple orchard, go for a hay ride and enjoy some non-alcoholic apple cider. An estate cidery is on site as well – enjoy a cider while the kids play with the goats ! As of September 1, they are open 7 days a week 9-6pm. You can even book a seasons pass. Book your tickets in advance.
Review: My husband and I were given the opportunity to check out the sunflower patch and cidery at Taves this August for their Sip and Stroll event.
The sunflowers were towering over us in the patch, there were lots of great photo opportunities. The patch is smaller then some of the others, but it was nice and quiet with beautiful flowers in a ray of colors. Check out their website for sip and stroll event nights (Thurs to Sun).
88 McCallum Road, Abbotsford
Opened August 22!
Willowview has always been a go -to fall event for us. The great thing is they are FREE admission. You can walk around the farm, visit the petting barn, stroll thru the pumpkin patch and apple orchard, enjoy a hot apple cider or cool apple slushy! Bring a picnic and park yourself on one of many picnic tables. August Hours: Open Tuesday – Saturday 9-5:30 Closed Sunday and Monday No dogs on the farm please, parking lot only.
Review: We always make a stop to check out Willowview every year. We always have to get our annual picture in the big red chair! This year the petting zoo is not open and there are no hay rides due to covid. They do have some goats out in the field to feed though. We picked apples and plums in the orchard and used them for Thanksgiving pies. Getting an apple cider slushie is a tradition for us, and they never disappoint. There was less to do there this year, but we still had fun for an hour and I always love checking out the goodies in the store.
24990-84 Ave. Langley
Opening date is September 24th 2022 and runs through to Oct 31. Open daily 9-6pm. Tickets will be released mid-September.
8796 240 Street, (Rawlison Cres.) Langley, BC
Safarmi Stroll and Corn Maze . September 4,5,10,11 & 18 11am-3pm. * more dates TBA
Safarmi is a walk-thru of the farm to visit 200+ animals, feed the animals, enjoy a hay ride and see the milking robot milk the cows. You can enjoy the easy to moderate 3 acre corn maze
Opening October 1! 25 different varieties of Pumpkins and Gourds for your Personal Porch Pumpkin Picking Pleasure! Come for the hayrides, animals and corn maze and pumpkins! SaFarmi stroll has over 200 animals to see. Hours: Weekends, including Thanksgiving Day, 10 – 5
Weekdays, 2 – 5, Closed October 3-6, 11-13 and 17-24. Rain or Shine
Rates: Adult Admission – $12 + Gst, Children/Seniors Admission – $10 + Gst Under 2 years old are FREE
The Loft Country Farms
2640 248th Street, Langley BC
The Loft Country farms has been operating for over 2 decades. They are open for the month of October. Known for it’s kidscamps and Loft Country Christmas they are now open for the fall. Experience the pumpkin patch, petting zoo, Old West Town (pan for gems) , wagon rides, Playground with Jumbo Jumpy Pillow, horse drawn carriage rides and live entertainment! Save by purchasing tickets online: General Admission (Ages 3 and Up) – $13.50, Family Admission (2 parents and their children) – $54, Seasons Pass – $27 per person or $108 for a family seasons pass. Tickets purchased at the door are $14.50 for ages 3 and up and $58 for a family admission (2 parents and their children).
Open 10-5pm (Thurs to Sunday) including Thanksgiving Monday.
Hazelmere Pumpkin Patch
18507 20 Ave, Surrey
Opening weekend is September 24/25th! They are open weekends 10-5pm and weekdays starting October 5th from 2pm to 5pm. Visit the Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze, Play areas, Animal interaction Areas, wagon ride and the great displays for fall photography! Admission $7.50 per person aged 2 and up on weekdays and $10 per person aged 2 and up on weekends. ( pumpkins cost extra). Drop-ins are welcome. No need to pre-purchase tickets.
8390 172 Street, Surrey
Every October 1st, Rondriso Farms Pumpkin Patch opens for the season. Enjoy a hayride ($3 per person) down to our pumpkin fields and pick out your own pumpkin, or choose from an assortment of already-picked pumpkins. Entrance to the pumpkin patch is $6 per person aged 2 and up.
Hay wagon rides go from 10:00-6:00 on weekends, holidays and professional days. Hayrides are available on weekdays from 3:00-6:00 throughout the month of October.
They have mini-pumpkins, gourds, cornstalks and hay bales available for sale at the farm stand. Don’t forget your winter veggies from their general store! Finish off your day with a visit to our cows and chickens.
Surrey Corn Maze (Bose Family Corn Maze)
64th Avenue & 156th Street, Surrey
CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Port Kells Nursery
18730 88 Ave W, Surrey
Pumpkin patch opens October 1 and runs everyday until Oct 31. Open 9am -6pm. In past years they have had a Halloween scarecrow contest display located outside throughout the nursery with a pumpkin display in the middle of the nursery. Admission is FREE. There is a pumpkin display, outdoor play area, animal attractions (pig pen, chicken coop), indoor sand area and a cedar maze. Face painting is back for 2022!
Hales End Farms
14370 Hale Road Pitt Meadows
CLOSED FOR 2022
Hales End is more than just sunflowers, they offer fresh berries, blueberry milk bars from Soft Peaks Ice-cream, corn maze, pumpkins and they even rent bikes and stand up paddle boards for you to go out on the Alouette river, right from their backyard. They are located on the Pitt Meadows Dyke. Hale Ends Farms is open Tuesday to Sunday from 11-7pm
Deep Roots Family Farm
22673 132 Ave, Maple Ridge
No current opening date listed
Rates: Children 2 and under are free. Children and adults $8, Seniors $6. Wagon rides are included with admission. Come see the pumpkin patch, “Chickens, Turkeys, Ducks and Bees (oh my!)” take in a wagon ride, campfire pit, photobook and photo swing.
Harris Pumpkin Patch
24227 Dewdney Trunk Rd, Maple Ridge
CLOSED FOR 2022
The Harris Pumpkin Patch has been serving the Maple Ridge community for over 30 years and the current mastermind of the patch Steve Harris works tirelessly to improve the crop year after year. It starts in the late spring when Steve decides which types to plant and starts planning out the rows. Fast forward to Autumn and the first week after Thanksgiving when we open up for families to come get their boots dirty and find the best pumpkin for them.
Laity Pumpkin Patch (North & South)
21145 128th Ave, Maple Ridge (North)
12725 Laity Street (South)
Opening date: September 30, 2022
Laity (North) is recommended for kids 6 and under and is under. It includes a farmer play center, corn maze, farm animals, hay wagon rides, pan for gold , obtacle course and then Wander through the woods past the fairy tales, zoo animals, dinosaurs, gnome forest, western town and over the bridge past the knights in armour,
Laity (South) is recommended for kids over the age of 4. There is a pumpkin cannon, Pumpkin town, farmer obstacle course, farm animals, corn maze, families game area, garden glow, a race maze and a right turn only maze.
Opening for the season, September 30, Check out their website for up to date hours of operation. Dogs are not allowed on the farm.
The Laity Pumpkin Patch has been a family run agri-tourism business for over 30 years. Every October they have visitors from all over the Lower Mainland come to the patch to find the “perfect pumpkin.” Their original 18 acre farm is ideally located in central Maple Ridge and is within an hour’s drive from anywhere in the Lower Mainland. In 2017, they expanded the business to a second location on 20 acres across the street from our original location. Both locations will continue to be owned and operated by members of the Laity family.
In addition to picking a pumpkin, we have many other attractions on our farm which will keep your family entertained for hours.
Rates: Weekend Rate – $12.00 each (age 3 and up) Weekday Rate – $9.00 each Children 2 and under are free. Admission includes all attractions.
Meadows Family Farm
24331 Dewdney Trunk Road, Maple Ridge
Opening date: October 1,2022
A 6 acre hobby farm, with a petting area, wagon hay rides, corn pit, jumping pillow, pumpkin patch display, bouncy castles, train rieds, crafts, games and more! There is a playground area with some covered picnic tables. It is know for being a quieter farm, great for babies and toddlers. Open weekdays 10-5pm and weekends 9-5pm. Ratres are $12 per person, $8 for seniors and under 3 years old are free. Tickets MUST be puchased in advance on weekends. Drop-in in welcome during the week.
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Richmond Country Farms
12900 Steveston Hwy, Richmond
Open Oct 1 to 31st, 2022. Weedays 9-4pm and weekends 10am-4pm. Tickets are available at the door. Going to the pumpkin patch before October 15th will save you 20% if you purchase before October 15. Weekdays: $12 online and at the door/ $15 regular Weekends and Holidays: $15 online and at the door/ $18 regular. Children under the Age of 3 (2 and under): Free. Each (1) ticket includes entry, wagon ride and 1 pumpkin per person.
Note: The weekend train farm tour is not included in the ticket price.
Pumpkin pickers ride hay wagons past the duck ponds and waterfalls to the fields. The farm is ornamented with corn stocks, sunflowers, whimsical decorations, and almost authentic buildings relocated from Transylvania.
Prior to the Pumpkin Hunt, anyone can visit the animal viewing area to see our farm animals. We remind all Pumpkin Pickers not to touch or feed any of our farm animals. We offer a fresh BC-grown Spartan apple as a snack at the conclusion. And if you enjoy wine, visit our Estate Winery, Country Vines Winery, located at the East End of the parking lot.
Southland Heritage Farm
6767 Balaclava St, Vancouver
Open for the month of October. 3:30 pm to 630pm Weekdays 9am to 5pm Weekends. Thanksgiving Monday 930-630. Children under 2 are free. Admission includes one pumpkin.
Explore a magical farming oasis in the city. Relax, hang out. Meet the goats, sheep, chickens and horses. Pick a pumpkin from our Old Apple Orchard and sit by the campfire. Pre-purchasing tickets is recommended
405 Seymour River Pl, North Vancouver
If you’re looking for a children’s farm for a family day out, this is the place to visit. Families can come picnic and play together under our covered picnic areas, children can visit farm friends, meet the farm hands, go for a ride or feed the animals.
Maplewood Farm is open all year-round from 10am to 4pm. From March to October, they are open 7 days a week. From November to February they are open 6 days a week (closed on Mondays). We are also open during all statutory holidays with the exception of Christmas day. Rates: Adults $9, Children 19m-16 yrs $5.30, Seniors $5.30 Children 18 months and under Free.
Emma Lea Farms
2727 Westham Island Road, Ladner BC
Their ice cream shop is open daily 9am-5pm.
Our Pumpkin Patch is open Thursday-Sunday from 9am-5pm for the month of October. Bring the family out for what is sure to be a super fun day!
Join them for Fall at the Farm! The Pumpkin Patch opens for the month of October. They offer a wide variety of pumpkins and gourds to choose from. Bring the family out to hunt for the perfect pumpkin, or choose from one already harvested for you!
Be sure to explore our “Oat Maze” and find our hilarious jokes scattered throughout the field. Finish up by grabbing a hot apple cider from The Ice Cream Shoppe and warm up around the fire. It’s the perfect Fall activity!
Westham Island Herb Farm
4690 Kirkland Rd, Delta
Formerly: Ellis Farm”, established in 1916.
Leave your troubles behind and walk through the garden to see how farm produce is grown and cared for. The colorful flower and herb gardens are a sight to see! Purchase preserves, fresh cut flowers, bedding plants, beautifully planted flower baskets and other products right from my country shops.
The afrm is open to the public from the first Saturday in May to October 31. Daily from 10am to 5pm and offers an ever changing smorgasbord of goodies. Bring your mother out for Mother’s Day, the family out for berry picking or your school class out for a visit to the pumpkin patch. Be sure to attend our “Day at the Farm” in September to learn about the importance of local farmland and the products it provides.
9832 Ladner Trunk Rd, Delta
Offering Succulent pumpkin workshops 11-12pm October 1 & 8th. Cost is $25 per person.
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