Halloween is one of the few times during the year that we can revert to our childhood tendencies: dressing in costume, eating unspeakable amounts of candy, and binging out on everything pumpkin flavored! 🎃
Speaking of the ever-so-famous squash, there just so happens to be an abundance of options here in L.A.
Whether you’re looking for a charming little patch or a fair-like farm with games and rides – we’ve got you covered. Check out our guide to the best pumpkin patches in the city.
1. Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch
If you’re looking for a spot that is Insta-worthy, this is the patch for you! Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch is definitely a place to go to if you’re trying to be seen – don’t be surprised if you spot a celebrity doing just that! Beyond gourd hunting, expect to find a petting zoo, pony rides, a pumpkin village, face painting, a straw maze, a super slide, and much more. Learn more here.
Location: 10100 Jefferson Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232. See it on Google maps.
2. Shawn’s Pumpkin Patch
Shawn’s feels more like a pumpkin themed fair rather than a pumpkin patch! After picking out the perfect pumpkin for carving (which you can do on site), entertain yourself with the bounce houses, ball pits, and games! Learn more here.
Location: 6020 W Jefferson Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232. See it on Google maps.
3. Pa’s Pumpkin Patch
Take a ride down the beautiful PCH to get to Pa’s Pumpkin Patch in Long Beach. Discover carnival games, giant slides, and sugary indulgences galore! Word on the street is that you can even find discounted prices on Yelp and Groupon. Learn more here.
Location: 6701 CA-1, Long Beach, CA 90803. See it on Google maps.
4. Underwood Family Farms
Don’t miss out on themed weekends and acres of a crazy variety of pumpkins! Be honest, have you ever heard of Magic Lanterns, Aladdins, Howden Biggies, Gold Rush, Luminas, Cinderellas, Big Macs, Atlantic Giants, Baby Pams and Mystics, Jack be Littles, Lil Pumpkemons, or Fairytales? Learn more here.
Location: 3370 Sunset Valley Rd, Moorpark, CA 93021. See it on Google maps.
5. Tapia Brothers Farm
Pick out fresh produce other than pumpkins at Tapia Brothers Farm! This patch is known for fresh corn, tomatoes, and strawberries during the month of October. An all-time favorite hit is definitely their crazy corn maze – don’t forget to try the infamous roasted corn! Learn more here.
Location: 5251 Hayvenhurst Ave, Encino, CA 91436. See it on Google maps.