The fall season is here and with Halloween just around the corner, it’s a great time to get out and experience the beauty of autumn in Connecticut. Here are three pumpkin patches to check out this year as you search for the perfect jack-o-lantern.
HARRIS HILL FARM
Open every weekend in October from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Harris Hill Farm is a pick-your-own pumpkin autumn paradise located in New Milford. Of course, Harris Hill has more than just pumpkins. Winter squash, including butternut and spaghetti squash is available, as well as gourds of all sizes, indian corn, and even specialty pumpkins, coming in colors like white and pink.
Address: 122 Ridge Road, New Milford, CT
One of our favorites, Barden Farm is a mainstay in our area and one of the best pumpkin patches in the region. Offering hayrides throughout the season, Barden also hosts an incredible offering of baked goods, side dishes and delicacies, soups, pies and james, including apple pie, mixed berry, peach, blueberry, blackberry and more.
Address: 510 Main Street, New Hartford, CT 06057
Phone: (860) 238-7966
If you’re looking for a place that can really keep the kids entertained, Angevine Farm is among the best in our region. Offering pick-your-own pumpkins and even pumpkin painting events for the kids, Angevine is a can’t miss for the fall season. Of course, it doesn’t hurt that the farm is located on one of the most beautiful stretches of land in the area. Also, don’t miss the farm’s Pizza events when homemade, brick oven pizzas are served at the farm.
Address: 40 Angevine Road, Warren, CT 06754