Where to go pumpkin picking in Northamptonshire

Posted 12th September 2023

Autumn is almost here, which means one thing… pumpkin picking!

Northamptonshire has some amazing places that offer PYO pumpkins. Not only do these local places have lots of fabulous pumpkins, but they also have entertainment to keep you and the little ones occupied.

Here’s where to go pumpkin picking in Northamptonshire this October…

Saxby’s Cider will be back for their brilliant annual pumpkin picking. Starting from Saturday 14th October you can join the pumpkin-picking fun on weekends and, during the half term, they will be open every day.

While you’re there you’ll be able to enjoy award-winning cider along with some delicious teas, coffees, soft drinks, and hot food. Don’t forget to check out the impressive pumpkin display – it’s the perfect backdrop for taking lots of photos! Best of all, tickets are a steal at just £2.50 per car but FREE entry for all occupants. Book here.

Overstone Grange Farm is another must-visit spot for pumpkin enthusiasts. This family-run gem is back and ready to welcome you for a pumpkin-picking extravaganza. And that’s not all – there are games and mazes on-site to keep the little ones entertained. With over 30 pumpkin varieties to choose from, you’ll be spoiled for choice. They’ll be open from 23rd September at weekends and every day in half term from 20th October – 29th October. Find out more here.

Kislingbury Sunnies and Spooks first opened last year and will be returning again this year. Their pumpkin patch will have over 20 varieties to choose from along with a spooky trail, playhouses, a mobile cafe, and more. Keep an eye on their social media for updates. Find out more here.

Mini Meadows Farm is serving up some spook-tacular fun from 14th – 31st October. You can pick your very own pumpkin and then let your creativity shine at the carving station. If that’s not enough, they will be holding their very own Halloween experience which includes spine-tingling games and amazing prizes.

After all that excitement, you can unwind with a visit to see some adorable animals, like cheeky goats and crafty llamas. Find out more and book here.

West Lodge Farm Park is the place to be for an amazing Halloween festival and pumpkin patch experience. They’ve got a wide range of activities including pumpkin picking, pumpkin carving, a spooky maze, animal petting, and even a spooky tractor ride – there’s something for everyone! Tickets are on sale now – find out more and book here.

Wappenham Farm is another great place to head to this October! Their pumpkin patch will be open from 7th – 29th October. Along with pumpkin picking they will have a Halloween shop, a kids play patch and a spooky trail. Plus you’ll be able to go and see all the cute animals after your halloween fun. Find out more and book here. 

So, get ready to embrace the autumn spirit and make some unforgettable memories at these fantastic pumpkin-picking destinations. Don’t delay – book your tickets now and let the pumpkin adventures begin!