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The Best Pumpkin Patches in Cornwall

It’s that time of year again when we adorn our windows and doorsteps with creativity-carved, orange, glowing faces. For an authentic autumnal experience, and lots of fun for all the family, why not head to your local pumpkin patch and pick your own?

To help you have the most enchanting October, here are some of the best pumpkin patches in Cornwall this autumn.

Trevaskis Farm

When

Opens 7th October 2022

Where

Trevaskis Farm, Gwinear Rd, Connor Downs, Hayle TR27 5JQ

 A 30 minute drive from The Alverton.

Set amidst 28 acres of beautiful countryside, Trevaskis Farm is famous for its Pick Your Own vegetable offering and in October that means pumpkins.

Get down to their picturesque site and hunt for your perfect pumpkin. Entrance is free and you only pay for what you pick. 

Also, there’s fantastic farm shop and restaurant for you to indulge after a morning of pumpkin picking. 

Open daily from 10am to 5pm

Plan your trip.

📷:Trevaskis Farm

Trevathan Farm

When

Opens 7th October 2022

Where

Threvathan, St Endellion, Port Isaac PL29 3TP

 A 50 minute drive from The Alverton.

This low-key farm has plenty of pumpkins to choose from. No need to book, just head to the field, pick your own and pay at the end.

 A family friendly farm, it also has a farm shop, restaurant and children’s play area. 

Visit their Facebook page for more information. 

📷:Trevathan Farm

Splattenridden Farm

When

15th & 16th October and 22nd to 30th October 2022

Where

Splattenridden Farm, Lelant, Nr Hayle, TR27 6LH

 A 35 minute drive from The Alverton

This fantastically-named, family-run farm has a plethora of pumpkins on offer this October. From ghost pumpkins to zombies and miniature gourds, you couldn’t pick a more Halloween-themed pumpkin picking site. 

Well behaved dogs on leads are welcome to accompany you, so don’t forget to include your favourite pooch. 

The field is open from 10am until 15.30pm. 

See their Facebook page for more details. 

📷:Splattenridden Farm.

Lobbs Autumn Fest

When

22nd to 29th of October 2022

Where

Lobbs Farm Shop, Heligan, St Ewe, St Austell, PL26 6EN

 A 30 minute drive from The Alverton. 

More than just a pumpkin patch, Lobbs Farm hosts a family-friendly Halloween extravaganza.

A tractor and trailer ride will take you from their farm shop down to one of the best pumpkin patches in Cornwall where you can pick out your very own pumpkin. 

Once you’ve found your perfect match, there’ll also be a hay bale photo booth waiting to capture you and your new friend. There are even three mini hampers to be won for the best photos. 

Tickets are £8 for children and accompanying adults go free. 

Book your ticket

📷Lobbs Farm

Halloween At The Farm – Healeys

When

22nd to 30th October 2022

Where

Healeys Cyder Farm, Penhallow, Truro TR4 9LT

16 minute drive from The Alverton 

Closer to Truro, the famous Healey’s Cyder farm are hosting their own fun-packed Halloween fest. 

Expect a haunted tractor ride, to pick a pumpkin from the pumpkin patch, followed by a spooky pumpkin carving session. 

Tickets are £8 for adults and children and include the tractor ride and pumpkin but adults can swap their pumpkin for a pint of Cyder instead. 

Book your ticket.

📷Healeys

Scaryland

When

22nd to 30th October 2022

Where

Dairyland Farmworld, Nr Newquay, TR8 5AA

 A 20 minute drive from The Alverton.

You don’t get much more spook-tacular than Dairyland’s Scaryland week. 

With activities like a creepy craft workshop, pick your own pumpkin, pumpkin carving and a haunted tractor ride through ‘witches wood’, this spooky event will certainly keep children of all ages entertained. 

Tickets are £13 with discounts available for young children. 

Book your tickets. 

📷Dairyland

Halloweden Pumpkin Weekend

When

29th to 30th October 2022

Where

The Eden Project, Bodelva, Par PL24 2SG

40 minute drive from The Alverton 

Although not strictly a pumpkin picking experience, The Eden Project’s annual Halloweden celebration promises to be an enjoyable halloween-themed day out for all the family. 

Discover the traditions of Halloween and venture into the Rainforest Biome to delve deeper into the origins of superstitions on our mysterious Magpie Trail.

Listen to wild and wonderful stories while in the pumpkin patch, or get hands-on with the Weave a Web Workshops. You can even take a spin on their spooky ice rink. 

Activities must be booked in advance.

 Find out more. 

📷The Eden Project

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