There's a special kind of feeling when summer officially turns into fall, and a visit to the pumpkin farm is a sure-fire way to get into the autumn spirit. There are more than a dozen pumpkin farms in the great Milwaukee area, offering pick-you-own pumpkins, corn mazes, tractor rides, and more. Tag us in your pumpkin farm adventures using #mkewithkids.
Apple Barn Orchard and Winery
W. 6384 Sugar Creek Rd., Elkhorn, WI
Walk the paths around the patch while enjoying the crisp fall weather with a radio flyer wagon in tow. Find a special pick-your-own pumpkins during Pumpkin Fest and other weekends.
Barthel Fruit Farm
12246 N. Farmdale Rd. (99W), Mequon, WI
Starting in early October they'll have already picked pumpkins and a pick your own pumpkin patch. They offer a variety of pumpkins including pink, white, multi-colored, edible, and more.
Basse's Taste of Country
3190 County Road Q
Colgate, WI 53017
(262) 628-2626 Visit Website
Basse's is one of the largest pumpkin farms in Wisconsin, with over 40+ fun fall activities for the whole family. Explore Happy Jacks Pumpkin Land at Basse’s Pumpkin Festival. Enjoy a hayride out to the pumpkin patch to pick-your-own perfect pumpkin, challenge yourself in the 8 acre corn maze (A-Maze-ing Cars!), and more. You can also purchase your fall decorations like indian corn, corn stalks, straw bales, small and giant pumpkins, squash, gourds, and more.
Bear Den Petting Zoo
6831 Big Bend Rd. (Hwy 164), Waterford, WI
Take a scenic hayride through the woods where you can see the beautiful leaves change colors, and then to the plentiful pumpkin patch where you can pick your very own pumpkin. Visit the animals, enjoy a hot apple cider or a hot cocoa, and a caramel apple with all your favorite toppings.
Borzynski’s Farm & Floral Market
11600 Washington Ave., Mt. Pleasant
Borzynski's Farm & Floral Market has a corn maze adventure, a children's play area with giant corn box and mini maze, hayrides, pumpkins, petting farm and make your own caramel apples.
Cedarburg Creek Farm
649 Hwy 60, Cedarburg, WI 53012
This family owned and operated business offers a pumpkin patch, kid's straw bale, a corn maze, and more. There is no admission fee, and they hay wagon rides are FREE.
Cozy Nook Farm
W30780 Summit Ave., Waukesha, WI
Choose from over 40 different varieties of pumpkins, gourds, squash, Indian Corn (both large and mini) and Broom Corn. Their pumpkins grow in all shades of orange plus the white (Cotton candy and Luminas), the big whites called Full Moons (50 pounds and larger), green Jaharradles, the tan New England Cheese and the bright red Cinderellas. The gourds come in all shapes, sizes and colors.
Creekside Valley Farm
13101 N Wauwatosa Road , Mequon, WI 53097
Creekside Valley Farm is family owned and operated specializing in Hay and Pumpkin sales. Spend your day exploring the farm or find your perfect pumpkin in the pick your own patch. Get lost in the corn maze or spend some quality time with the farm animals.
1545 Main St, Mukwonago, WI 53149
Visit their pumpkin patch Saturdays & Sundays through October 26th from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Homestead Animal Farm
W320 N9127 Hwy 83
Hartland WI 53029
Enjoy a day of family friendly fun with their corn maze, barnyard animals, baby chicks, scenic "I Spy" hayride, and children's exploration area. Choose from a wide variety of pumpkins, gourds, squash, raw honey, pure maple syrup, farm fresh eggs, corn stalk bundles, straw bales, Indian corn, and other fall decorations.
Jim’s Pumpkin Farm
N124 W17781 W. Lovers Ln., Germantown, WI
Pick-your-own-pumpkins, 4.5 acre corn maze, stuff-your-own scarecrow, face painting, pedal tractors, concessions, gourds and autumn decor, and more.
Land of the Giants Pumpkin Farm
11823 Durand Ave., Sturtevant, WI 53177
Family-run farm with thousands of pumpkins, free admission & free parking, feed the goats, alpacas, and pot belly pig, pumpkin bounce house! ($2/jumper), and on weekends: army truck ride through the pumpkin patch ($3/rider), barrel-train ride ($3/rider).
Lindners Pumpkin Farm and Corn Maze
19075 W. Cleveland Ave. New Berlin, WI
Animals, plentiful pumpkins, and a corn maze for all ages.
Meadowbrook Pumpkin Farm
2970 Mile View Rd., West Bend, WI
Pumpkin picking, petting zoo, corn maze, daytime creepy field, nighttime haunted cornfield, safari trail, and more.
9932 Pioneer Rd., Cedarburg, WI 53012
W299 S6370 Hwy 83, Mukwonago, WI
Schuett Farms is a family farm with a pick-your-own pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayrides on the weekends, fresh sweet corn, vegetables, and more.
Swan's Pumpkin Farm
5930 County Highway H, Franksville, WI 53126
Don’t miss a tour of the Grand Avenue through Corn City, featuring uncanny likenesses of celebrities known near and far, petting zoo, tractor-drawn hayrides, Puppet Theater, pedal car adventure, and more.