Posted: 09/08/2021 | by Jessica

Picking Pumpkins in Lancaster County, PA

Plenty of places to pick your perfect pumpkin.

Picking Pumpkins in Lancaster County, PA

Can you believe it is prime pumpkin picking season again?! We are loving the cooler temps and boots and scarves weather. As you drive around Lancaster, you’ve probably noticed that the roadside stands have switched over from their summer strawberries and melons to fall’s apples, pumpkins and squash. Whether you’re picking up a pumpkin at a roadside stand or headed out into the field to find the perfect one, we’re here to help.

Below is a roundup of Lancaster-area pumpkin patches, as well as some local choices for roadside stands. Please remember to call ahead if you have concerns about the weather or possible closings. We hope your fall is off to a fantastic start, and happy pumpkin patching!

Pick Your Own Pumpkins

Cherry Crest Adventure Farm
150 Cherry Hill Rd, Ronks | 866.546.1799 | 9/16/2021 - 10/30/2021
Pick all types, sizes, and colors of pumpkins this fall with Cherry Crest Adventure Farm! Take instaworthy pictures and enjoy the fall fun. At the end of the pumpkin picking season, on November 6th, you can join Cherry Crest for pumpkin madness where you can bowl, drop, throw, and smash leftover pumpkins!

Corn Cob Acres
191 College Ave, Mountville | 717.285.7748
Enjoy family fun on the farm with over 50 activities! You can also pick the perfect pumpkin from pumpkin alley, enjoy a fall hayride,play in the giant bag of candy corn, and more throughout the fall.

Country Barn
211 S Donerville Rd, Lancaster | 717.872.1554 | 9/11/2021 - 10/31/2021
On September Saturdays and Sundays, and October Fridays through Sundays, take a wagon ride out to the pumpkin patch and find your pumpkins among the 10 acres full of them! You can also enjoy pumpkin demolition day at Barnyard Kingdom on 11/6! If you don't feel like picking yourself, you can find pumpkins in the farm market too!

Kauffman Orchards
3097 Old Philadelphia Pk, Bird-in-Hand | 717.768.7112 | Mid-September - Early October
Pet the orchard's goats, bring a picnic for the family, take a wagon ride, and pick your favorite pumpkins on Fridays and Saturdays this fall at Kauffman Orchards!

Masonic Village Farm Market
310 Eden View Rd, Elizabethtown | 717.361.4520 | Specific weekends
Enjoy picking pumpkins and apples at the Masonic Village Farm Market! Pumpkins are only available for picking on specific dates; 9/18-19, 9/25-26, 10/2-3, 10/9-11, 10/16-17, and 10/23-24.

Oregon Dairy
2900 Oregon Pk, Lititz | 717.656.2856 | Fri-Sun 9/24/2021 - 10/31/2021
Join Oregon Dairy for Pumpkin Pickin' Days this fall! Explore just the pumpkin patch, or get an all inclusive ticket including a wagon ride to the patch, the corn maze, a corn launcher, farm animals, and more! You can also try the Punkin' Chuck'r and launch pumpkins as far as you can!

Flinchbaugh's Orchards
110 Ducktown Rd, Hellam | 717.252.2540 | Opening 9/11/2021
Pick Jack-O-Lantern, white, and neck pumpkins of assorted sizes this fall at Flinchbaugh's! You can also enjoy a corn maze, straw bale jungle gym, and more farm fun while you visit.

Roadside Stands/Markets

Cherry Hill Orchards
400 Long Ln, Lancaster | 717.872.9311

Fisher’s Festivals
2816B Irishtown Rd, Ronks | 717.687.0934

Harvest Lane Market
851 E Oregon Rd, Lititz | 717.560.6219

Stoltzfus Pumpkins
1151 Landisville Rd, Manheim | 717.475.8825

Roadside Stand on Rothsville Road, across from 1509

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