Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes Near Charlotte

It's that time again

Indian Trail

Wise Acres Farm

The farm is now open, and this year, Wise Acres is keeping crowds down by having visitors book their visits on the farm’s site in 2-hour increments.

Location: 4701 Hartis Road, Indian Trail | 704-628-6232

Cost: $6/adult and $5/child (2-12) in September; $7/adult and $6/child (2-12) in October
Admission includes a wagon ride through the woods, a scavenger hunt, animal visits, and more. On Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, the beloved Wise Pie Pizzas are available.

Days Open: Thursday-Sunday (see site for hours)

Country Days Corn Maze

Country Days is open through Nov. 7, with a corn maze, barnyard animals, games, farm activities, and more.

Location: 416 Joe Lee Helms Road, Indian Trail | 704-753-1299

Cost: $5-$8 for maze; children 3 and younger free. $1 for other farm activities or $18 for unlimited wristband.

Days Open: Friday-Sunday open hours, with reservations available Mondays-Thursdays (see site for exact hours)

Mooresville Area

Carrigan Farms Pumpkin Patch Tour

Pumpkin picking is back at Carrigan Farms. Guests ages 12 and older may also be interested in Scarrigan Farms.

Location: 1261 Oak Ridge Farm Highway, Mooresville | 704-664-1450

Cost: $12 per person

Days Open: Sunday-Saturday, with reservations made on their website

Patterson Farm

“Weekend Fall Fun” at the farm kicks off on Sept. 26. “Currently, admission includes: The barnyard, playground, corn maze, visiting the pumpkin patch, and many other activities!”

Location: 10390 Caldwell Road, Mount Ulla | 704-636-4005

Cost: $10 per person on weekdays; $12 per person on weekends. Purchase tickets online.

Days Open: Sunday-Saturday

Rock Hill

Cherry Place Farm

Open during the five weekends of October, this year, the farm has a cornmaze, hayrides, feeding the animals, a baby pumpkin, and popcorn.

Location: 1922 Oakdale Road, Rock Hill | 803-325-4715

Cost: $8 per person

Days Open:: Saturdays and Sundays in October


The Hunter Farm

Pumpkin picking, feeding/petting barn, hayrides and food trucks on weekends.

Location: 13624 Providence Road, Matthews | 704-846-7975

Cost: $10 per person (a 3-5-pound pumpkin is included)

Days Open: Sunday-Saturday (see site for hours)


Bush-N-Vine Fall Farm Fun

“We will not have hayrides this year due to COVID-19. We also have a 1 mile hiking trail that gives you a self guided tour around the farm.”

Location: 1650 Filbert Hwy., York | 803-684-2732

Cost: No hay rides this year. Pumpkins are priced by poundage (Less than 5 pounds, 95 cents per pound; More than 5 pounds, 59 centers per pound.)

Days Open: Monday-Saturday (see site for hours)


Riverbend Farm

Take a wagon ride to the pumpkin patch, slide down Slidezilla, play on the farm-themed playground, see the barn animals, plus have an ice cream served in an ice-cream parlor setting.

Location: 12150 McManus Road, Midland | 704-888-2891

Cost: $5.50 for ages 2 and older.

Hours: Oct. 1-31. Mon.-Fri., 3:30-6pm; Sat., 10am-6pm; and Sun., 1-6pm.