Fall is here and it is time to pick out some pumpkins, go on hay barrel rides, get lost in corn mazes and enjoy the cooler nicer weather!
Our Fall tradition is visiting Barton Hill Farms. The year that we went on their opening weekend and had a blast. It was a warm day but we still enjoyed the train rides, giant jumping pillow, concessions, and pumpkins.
1115 FM 969, Bastrop, TX
This farm in Bastrop is open every fall from late September to early November (depending on when Halloween falls for the Fall Festival & Corn Maze. Activities include giant jumping pillows and barrel train rides for the kids. Kids can also go through a 5-acre corn maze, play in a frontier fort or climb on the giant shipwrecked sandbox. Enjoy live music, farm animals, and of course, pumpkins, too. Concessions are also sold onsite.
1801 FM 1980, Marble Falls, TX
The Fall Fun Harvest is open daily from late September through early November. They are CLOSED EVERY WEDNESDAY. There is no cost for entry and you can pay from $2.50 – $5 per activity. Activities include hayrides, a train, a maze, sand art, horse rides, stuff a scarecrow, face painting, giant jumping pillows and homemade ice cream made with the goods from the farm.
Their long list of activities includes:
- Candy Corn Kid Maze
- Pumpkin Painting
- Scarecrow Stuffing
- Face Painting
- Pick your own Flowers
- Sand Art
- The Sweet Berry Express Barrel Train
- The Berry Bounce
- The ‘Texas’ Maze
- Horse Rides (Weekends Only)
- The Pumpkin Grill (Weekends Only) serves Grilled Corn, Hot Dogs, PB & J sandwiches, drinks, and chips.
3780 White Owl Ln, Temple, TX
This Pumpkin Patch not only has pumpkins to choose from but also activities including a corn maze, arts & crafts, hayrides, and baby animals. There is no cost for admission and you can purchase individual tickets at $1 each for activities or a $10 wristband that allows unlimited turns at all the activities. Activities cost 2 – 5 tickets each.
120 Natures Way, Elgin, TX
This farm that is known for it’s amazing Christmas Trees turns into a pumpkin wonderland in October with their October Fall Fun. They are open daily starting in early October and have several special events in October. Admission includes access to mini pumpkin decorating, playgrounds, hay jumps, mazes and animals to visit.