It's not too late to get your Halloween pumpkin. Here’s a roundup of Fall 2011 St. Louis pumpkin patches, corn mazes, fall festivals, and hayrides. Check out the links below and you will be directed to the business website for more information.
Eckert's offers year-round activities for St. Louis area families. In October, the pumpkins take center stage. Eckert’s has locations in Belleville, Millstadt and Grafton. Eckert's doesn't only do pumpkins, they also hosts many other fall events including haunted hayrides, bonfires, pumpkin parties and more. The Belleville location is open daily from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. The Millstadt location is open daily from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. The Grafton location is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Rombachs Farm is a great place to pick your pumpkin in St. Louis County. Don't forget to check out the Great Pumpkin Pyramid. There is also a country store featuring private label jellies and james. The Rombachs Farm pumpkin patch is open daily in October from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. It's located at 18639 Olive Street Road in Chesterfield, near Spirit of St. Louis Airport. For more information, call 636-532-7265.
Stuckmeyer's is a 4th generation family owned vegetable farm. The pumpkin patch is open every day in October. Available every weekend in October is the Farm Fun Days featuring hayrides, farm animals, pony rides, live music and more. Stuckmeyer's is located at the intersecton of Highways 141 and 21 in Fenton. For more information, call 636-349-1225
Thies Farmis has two locations and both locations are transformed into Pumpkinland. Pumpkinland is open Tuesday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The farm is closed on Monday's. Theis Farm has locations on North Hanley Road and in Maryland Heights. For more information, call 314-428-9878.
A great selection of pumpkins await you at Sullivan Farms in Florissant. Kids will enjoy a trip through the straw castle maze and the hayride to the pumpkin patch. Parents will enjoy the freshly made pumpkin, zucchini and banana nut breads. Sullivan Farms is open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. It's located at 16704 New Halls Ferry Road in Florissant. For more information, call 314-570-6662.
Daniel's Farm and Greenhouse is a great fall destination. Be sure to check out their October Harvest. It features pumpkins, a petting zoo, tire swings and more. Daniel's Farm and Greenhouse is located at 352 Jungerman Road. It's open in October Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm, Saturdays 9:00 am - 6:00 pm and Sundays 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. For more information, call 636-441-5048.