TRIP ON A TANK: Pick the Perfect Pumpkin
We've rounded up some of the favorite places to pick up a pumpkin just in time for pumpkin carving, decorating, and eating season!
Lone Maple Farm
2001 Hawleyton Road
Binghamton NY, 13903
Lone Maple Farm is open every day from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and they not only offer free scenic tractor rides from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., but they also have a free U-Find-Pumpkin MaZe which is open from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
1347 Goose Street
From pumpkin picking to hayrides, Grisamore Farm is fun for the whole family. As long as the weather cooperates, every weekend in October you can enjoy a hayride. Grisamore Farms is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Sundays from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Iron Kettle Farm
Candor, NY 13743
Pick out the perfect pumpkin and then enjoy a hayride, a funhouse, pumpkin scenery display, a haunted house, snack bar and lots more! Iron Kettle Farm is open every day from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
2850 Hawleyton Road
Brackney, PA 18812
At Russell Farms you can pick pumpkins and there’s a whole lot of other fun stuff to do including hayrides, a petting zoo, a historic school-house, face painting, pony rides and more! Russell Farms is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
10898 State Route 38
Newark Valley, NY 13811
Stoughton Farm is packed with fun for the whole family with pumpkins for sale. Plus there’s an 8-acre corn maze, hayrides, cow train ride a snack bar and lots more. Stoughton Farm is open Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., and Sundays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Endicott, NY 13760
At Jackson's Farm, not only do they have pumpkins, but they've also got over 25 fun activities for families on the weekends including hayrides, a corn maze, bounce houses, and even zip lines. The weekend activities at Jackson's Farm are open Saturday and Sunday from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Binghamton NY Pumpkin Farm
381 Pierce Creek Road
Binghamton, NY 13903
Binghamton NY Pumpkin Farm is a farmers’ market and great for a quick trip to pick up the perfect pumpkin. We weren't able to find any posted hours, so call ahead to see if they're open. (607) 722-9293.
4280 Rte 434
Apalachin, NY 13732
Farmer Browns has pumpkins, gourds, winter squash, straw, and decorative corn. Visit their Facebook page for seasonal hours.
Country Wagon Produce
Maine, NY 13802
Country Wagon Produce has a nice selection of pumpkins for you to pick from along with other produce and even bakery items. Country Wagon Produce is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Mountainside Fruit Market
Choconut, PA 18812
Mountainside Fruit Market sits along Route 267 in the Choconut Valley and has a nice selection of pumpkins, mums, and other tasty produce.
Frog Pond Farms
Bainbridge, NY 13733
At Frog Pond Farms, you'll find pumpkins and other fall treats as well as a variety of animals for your kids to meet! Frog Pond Farms is open Monday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., closed Tuesday, and open again Wednesday through Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.