Where to go Pumpkin Picking in the Ripon & Nidderdale area
We’ve done a quick round up of everywhere locally you can go pumpkin picking in and around the Ripon & Nidderdale district – if you’re favourite place isn’t on the list then let us know and we’ll add them!
Spilmans Family Farm Church Farm, Sessay Nr Thirsk, YO7 3NB
The Spilmans Festival is on a real authentic farm where you can pick your pumpkin from the field it was grown in – plus there are loads of other fun things to do to make this a very Autumnal, Halloween experience!
Pick and Carve your Pumpkins on site White ghost varieties plus lots of squashes and gourds as well as the traditional variety. Corn Cannon – have some fun blasting cobs out of our corn cannon! Fire corn on the cob, at targets. Tractor Rides – Hop on our trailer and hear all about our farm and what we grow. Drive past the pumpkin patch full of orange and white pumpkins. Bale Mountain – Climb our huge straw mountain, right to the top. Catch a great view of our pumpkin patch and a sea of orange pumpkins! Fairground Rides – In addition to the Pumpkin festival, there are some optional extra fairground rides to enjoy. (these are cash only and not included in the credit system)
Oakmount House, Summerbridge, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3 4J
Pumpkin festival on the Farm runs from Saturday 2nd October.
You’ll need your wellies – with 1ooos of pumpkins to choose from all grown in their field. There are so great photo opportunities and entry to the pumpkin patch it free. You can pay to enter the farm for bouncy castles and animals for £5pp. There’s a carving barn to create whatever design you want on your pumpkin with the help of the staff!
Check our our Instagram page for photos of our trip!
Piglets Adventure Farm
Towthorpe Moor Lane, YO32 9ST
Taking place from 10am – 5:30pm every weekend through October and every day from 23rd – 31st October. Pick your own FREE homegrown pumpkin for every paying child. Theres so much going on at Piglets Pumpkin Festival including the Mysterious Maize or spook-tacular fun at The Magic Hatter Show, plus so much more!
TICKETS ARE LIMITED AND MUST BE BOOKED ONLINE.
Thornton Hall Country Park
Thornton-in-Craven, Skipton BD23 3TS
Spooky Field with Pumpkin Picking* is back!
🏠 Haunted House 👻 Ghost Busting Academy 🔮 Merlins Magic Show 🧛🏼♀️ Spooky Street Theatre 🎃 Pumpkin Picking (additional ticket required)
Starts Saturday 9th October! 🎃 9th and 10th October 🎃 16th and 17th October 🎃 23rd – 31st October
Book online now
*additional pumpkin picking ticket required.
Yorkshire Pumpkins Lodge Farm, Cundall, YO61 2RN
Open 16th & 17th October then every day from 21st – 31st October, 10-4 every day.
They have thousands of pumpkins to choose from – all different sizes as well as a huge variety of decorative and eating pumpkins! Pumpkin prices start from £1
You must have a pre-purchased ticket to be admitted to the patch. The cost of the tickets (£1 per person) is redeemable against your pumpkins! Everyone must have a ticket except babes in arms
Please bring plenty of layers, sturdy footwear and gloves – the pumpkins can be a little prickly for small hands.
Peacocks PYO Pumpkins
Rand Grange Farm, Bedale, DL8 1HA
Parking at Bedale Sports Club
Open 10am-3.30pm on 16th – 17th and 23rd – 24th October.
Theres need to book, no entry free, you just pay for what you pick – cash only!