Finding fun outdoor activities for kids in Vancouver becomes increasingly challenging with the changing weather. Visiting pumpkin patches and corn mazes can be a great way to get the family outside and playing for hours during the fall months. Be sure to check out these awesome farms around Vancouver. Don't forget to bundle up!
Southlands FarmsExplore a magical farming oasis in the city. Relax, hang out, grab a book in the "Potting Shed Lounge Library", or play in the straw pile. Meet the goats, sheep, chickens, chicks, and horses. Pick a pumpkin from the old apple orchard, and sit by the campfire.
Open: October 1 – 31, weekdays: 9:00am – 6:00pm; weekends: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Address/contact: 6767 Balaclava Street, Vancouver, (604) 261-1295
Westham Island Herb FarmThis organic veggie farm is a great option for those who want to get a dose of fall festivities at the pumpkin patch while tackling the practical task of produce shopping!
You will have the option to purchase organically grown veggies on your way out including beets, carrots, potatoes, and onions to name a few. In addition to the plethora of veggies, if you come by the farm during the last 10 days of October, you will witness the bright sight of 100 jack-o’-lanterns lit up each night.
Open: daily from 9:00am – 5:00pm (end of September until October 31)
Address/contact: 4690 Kirkland Road, Delta BC, (604) 946-4393
Willow View Farm
Taves Family Farm Applebarn
Address/contact: 333 Gladwin Rd, Abbotsford BC, (604) 853-3108
Aldor Acres Pumpkin Patch
Richmond Country FarmsFor a theater inspired pumpkin patch experience, Richmond County Farms has it all! From costume performers, entertainers, live bands, wagon entertainers, and sing-along hayrides there is sure to be something your family will delight in.
Address/contact: 12900 Steveston Hwy, Richmond BC, (604) 274-0522
Hazelmere Pumpkin Patch
Address/contact: 18507 20th Ave, Surrey BC; (604) 542-1202
Address/contact: 8390 172nd Street, Surrey, (604) 574-5585
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