Where to Pick Pumpkins Around the Bay Area
Great Gourds to Go -- Oct. 2019
Celebrate the traditions of fall and get ready for Halloween at these Bay Area pumpkin patches, each offering more than just a gourd to go.
Arata Pumpkin Farm - At this six-acre cornfield, enjoy the pumpkin patch, pony rides, haunted barn tours, petting zoo, train and hayrides and the tricky hay maze. Sun-Thu., 9am-6:30pm; Fri.-Sat.., 9am-10:30pm. Admission FREE, passes for attractions $17-37. 185 Verde Road, Half Moon Bay. aratapumpkinfarm.com.
Lemos Farm - Bring your kids to the farm where you can stroll through the pumpkin patches, ride the Ghost Train, take a hayride and visit the petting zoo and playground. There are two haunted houses, one that is scary and one not. Daily, 9am-5pm. Various fees for rides and zoo, see website for details. 12320 San Mateo Road, Half Moon Bay. lemosfarm.com.