October is here, the countdown to Halloween 2019 has started and it’s time to get pumpkin picking! With pick your own pumpkin farms popping up all over the UK, here are some of our favourites near London to get you started…
1. Pumpkin Patches at Crockford Bridge Farm, Surrey
Head on down on selected weekends from Saturday 5th of October to pick your own pumpkin! The pumpkin patches can get a little muddy so don’t forget those wellies
2. Pumpkin Picking at Foxes Farm, Basildon and Colchester, Essex
A whole day out for the kids in one. As well as their two incredible pumpkin farms, Foxes also have a corn maze on site and lots of other great half term activities from welly wangling to scavenger hunts.
Did somebody say tractor ride?! Cammas Hall have rides out to their pumpkin patches that will cost a little £2.95 and are available to book any day now!
With over 12 acres of pumpkin picking joy to be had, Tulleys PYO pumpkin farm is the place to be this October half term. But the fun doesn’t stop there! Take a break in The Yard where the kids can play on the swings and climbing frames all year round!
Only a 30-minute drive away from Peckham! Put the kids in a wheelbarrow (we know you want too) and get those insta-worthy snaps we see all over our feeds.
Pumpkin picking is definitely on our to do list this October half term but if you need more inspiration to fill the days, here are over 40 other ideas of what fun you could get up to.
But in the meantime, how will you be decorating your pumpkin? Let us know below.