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Pumpkin Patches and Fall Festivals in Columbus and Central Ohio 2022!

Fall is so fun! Here’s a list of area and fall festivals and pumpkin patches in Columbus and Central Ohio! Make sure to take time to to squeeze out every last drop of this glorious season!

During the month of October, many Columbus area farms open up for U-Pick Pumpkin Patches and Fall Festival Weekends that include hay rides, pumpkin picking, bonfires, kettle corn and more! Some of the larger scale farms include zip lines, mini golf, barrel rolling, huge slides, corn mazes, and pettings zoos!

This is a list of those pumpkin farms and fall festival weekends taking place around Central Ohio, most of them within a one hour drive from downtown Columbus!

This post is continually being updated for 2022! Please bookmark it and check back soon! 

boys in barrels at Lehner's Pumpkin Farm in Ohio
Lehner’s Pumpkin Farm

Fall Festival Weekends and Pumpkin Patches in Columbus and Central Ohio

Please check the link for each farm for specific details on pricing, dates and times! I will update this page as more info becomes available!

Anywhere with You Acres

Location: 31378 St. Rt. 37, Richwood, OH 43344
Phone: 740-816-0694
Open: Every day
Features: This farm stand sells pumpkins and mums in the fall. The market is self serve on the weekdays. Weekends will feature vendors and food trucks. Hours are 9:00 AM-7:00 PM. Opening day is September 10, 2022 and runs through October 16, 2022.

Branstool Orchards

pumpkin picking at Branstool Orchard.

Location: 5895 Johnstown Utica Rd, NE, Utica, OH 43080
Phone: 740-892-3989
Open: Every day.
Features: Peach, apple and pumpkin picking, sunflower field, farm market with fresh produced and local goods! Food truck on the weekends. Their website is generally updated every day with what is available for picking!

CherryHawk Farm

apple picking at CherryHawk Farm near Columbus, Ohio.

Location: 16220 Springdale Rd., Marysville, OH 43040
Phone: 937-642-6442
Open: Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Features: Apple picking throughout the fall and a sunflower field! (Update: No sunflowers in 2022). Admission to the sunflower field is included with a minimum purchase of one peck of apples.

Circle S Farms

Location: 9015 London Groveport Rd. Grove City, OH 43123
Phone: 614-878-7980
Open: Every day.
Features: Fall Fun Days begin October 1, 2022, and feature hayrides, pumpkin picking, farm market, petting zoo, corn and sunflower mazes, bale cave and more!

Circleville Pumpkin Show

Pumpkin tower at the Circleville Pumpkin Festival near Columbus, Ohio.

Location: 159 East Franklin St., Circleville, OH 43113
Phone: 740-474-7000
Features: This famous local celebration of pumpkins features lots of live music, story times, parades, pumpkin carving, a baby parade, big wheel races, food and craft vendors, rides and anything pumpkin you can imagine! Taking place October 19-22, 2022.

deMonye’s Greenhouse, Inc.

pumpkins and haunted greenhouse at deMonye's Greenhouse in Columbus, Ohio.

Location: 2500 Airport Dr., Columbus, OH 43219
Phone: 614-252-6046
Open: Every day.
Features: Great local greenhouse with fall flowers and pumpkins for sale. Sadly, as of 2022, they are no longer doing their Haunted Greenhouse.

Dill’s Greenhouse

Location: 5800 Rager Rd., Groveport, OH 43125
Phone: 614-836-3700
Open: Greenhouse open every day.
Features: Fall decor, pumpkins and gourds in the greenhouse as well as other indoor and outdoor plants. (They no longer do Fall Festivals on the weekends.)

Doran’s Farm Market

Location: 5462 Babbitt Rd., New Albany, Ohio  43054
Phone: 614-855-3885
Open: Every day.
Features: Farm market offers pumpkins, mums, fresh produce, baked goods, jams, jellies, salsas and more!

Dupler’s Pumpkin Land

Location: 5766 Jacksontown Rd., Newark, OH 43056
Phone: 740-323-2514
Open: Every day.
Features: Straw maze, giant slide, haunted room, pumpkins, gourds, corn shocks, mums, halloween accessories, bunnies and goats! Full activities will begin Friday, September 16, 2022. Hours are: Sunday-Friday from 12-7 and Saturdays 10-7.

Emswiler Farms

Location: 13329 Morse Rd., SW, Pataskala, OH 43062
Phone: 614-355-5432
Unconfirmed for 2022 Features: Hosts the annual Pumpkinpalooza on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM which includes hayrides, live entertainment, bounce houses, face painting, a pumpkin patch, music, crafts, food and more!  Benefits Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Farm at Walnut Creek

Fall Festivals at The Farm at Walnut Creek.

Location: 4147 County Road 114, Sugarcreek, OH 44681
Phone: 330-893-4200
Open: Fall Festivals on Fridays and Saturdays, Open every day except Sunday.
Features: Hosts festival weekends (in the month of October) that include special activities like a corn box, straw maze, sheep shearing, basket weaving, horseshoeing, a pumpkin slingshot and more! Fall festival dates for 2022 will be: September 30th, October 1st, 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st, and 22nd. Regular admission applies.

Freeman’s Farm

pumpkins at Freeman's Farm near Columbus, Ohio.

Location: 6142 Lewis Center Rd., Galena, OH 43021
Phone: 740-548-7866
Open: Fall Market is open daily. Special activities are Saturday and Sunday only.
Features: Beginning September 17, 2022 there will be hayrides, kettle corn, campfire foods, scarecrow making, and a petting zoo. Admission to the farm is free and each activity has its own price.

2022 Dates: Sept. 17-Oct. 23 (Sat 10-5 & Sun 11 AM-5 PM). Farm market is open during festival hours and also and Mon-Fri (with no activities), Sept. 17-Oct. 31 (12 Noon – 7 PM).

Groovy Plants Ranch

pumpkins for sale at Groovy Plants Ranch just outside of Columbus, Ohio.

Location: 4140 County Road 15 Marengo, OH 43334
Phone: 740-675-2681
Open: Every day.
Features: This greenhouse and plant haven is a great spot for all your garden and house plant needs and desires! In the fall, the shop is filled with mums and tons of beautiful fall plants. They also have hundreds of pumpkins to choose from from tiny pumpkins to large and very unique pumpkins!

Hartland Farm

Location: 2899 Lifer Ln. SW Lancaster, OH 43130
Phone: 540-422-3850
Open: Weekends
Features: Variety of pumpkins, corn maze, hayrides & animals. Parties, goat yoga and home to Squirrel Scout Forest School. Admission is free. 2022 dates and hours are September 24-October 30, 2022. Open Saturdays and Sundays 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

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Hendren Farm Market

boys in corn maze at Hendren's Farm Market in New Albany, Ohio.

Location: 14595 Johnstown-Utica Rd., Johnstown, OH 43031
Phone: 740-325-7224
Open: Wednesday-Sunday. Jump pad only available on weekends.
Features: Large corn maze, pumpkin picking, produce market and baked goods!

Hidden Creek Farms

Location: 581 S. Galena Rd., Sunbury, OH 43074
Phone: 740-815-9371
Open: Fall Activities are Saturday and Sunday, There will also be Fall Fun weekday hours this year (2022) on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday! Market is open every day.
Features: Fall activities are available Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM beginning September 24, 2022 and offer a hayride, pumpkin picking, pumpkin painting, fall decorations, food, pony rides, slide, kids play barn, corn pit, farm animals, straw maze, and more!

Hoover Gardens

Haunted Maze at Hoover Greenhouse near Columbus, Ohio.

Location: 182 Sunbury Rd, Westerville, OH 43081
Phone: 614-568-0603
Open: Every day.
Features: A free Haunted Maze is open during business hours. Hosts an annual Fallapalooza (September 24 & 25, 2022) that includes a silent auction, bounce houses, pumpkin painting, haunted maze, food truck, cotton candy and more!

Jacquemin Farms

boys playing in corn bin at Jaquemin Farm in Plain City, Ohio.

Location: Farm Market: 7437 Hyland Croy Rd., Plain City, OH 43064 U-Pick Pumpkins: 11430 Industrial Parkway, Marysville, OH
Phone: 614-873-5725
Open: Farm Market in Plain City is open every day except Sunday, U-Pick Pumpkins in Marysville is open Saturday and Sunday.
Features: U-pick pumpkins, pre-picked pumpkins, gourds, fresh produce, caramel apples, pumpkin donuts and apple cider slushies. No corn box or kids activities in 2022.

Kuhlwein’s Farm Market

Location: 1859 Walker Rd., Hilliard, OH 43026
Phone: 614-876-2833
Open: Every day except Wednesday.
Features: Pumpkin picking, hay rides, maze, petting zoo, fresh produce, deli sandwiches and ice cream! Activities begin September 24, 2022.

Lawrence Orchards

apple picking at Lawrence Orchards near Columbus, Ohio.

Location: 2634 Smeltzer Rd., Marion, OH 43302
Phone: 740-389-3019
Open: Monday through Saturday
Features: Harvest Saturdays will take place on Saturdays August 27- October 29, 2022. They will include special activities, food trucks, apple picking, a story stroll and animals! No entrance fee! Applefest will take place on September 24, 2022.

Legend Hills Orchard

Location: 11155 Reynolds Rd, Utica, OH 43080
Phone: 740-892-2498
Open: Every day.
Features: Pick your own apples, farm market, pumpkins and gourds for sale, fresh apple cider, home grown produce and Christmas trees!

Leeds Farm

Pumpkins at Leeds Farm in Ostrander, Ohio.

Location: 8738 State Route 36, Ostrander, OH 43061
Phone: 740-666-2020
Open: Saturdays and Sundays
Features: Open six weekends only (September 17 to October 29, 2022 plus Friday, October 14, 2022.) with hayrides, farm animals, farm pond, pumpkins and gourds! Back 40 Barn Pass admission includes Pumpkin Jumps, John Deere combine slide, mountain slides, Big Zip and mini zip lines, rolling tubes, straw forts, pig races, pedal carts, the biggest corn box in Ohio, and more! In 2022, pre-purchased tickets are required.

Lehners Pumpkin Farm

Play area at Lehner's Pumpkin Farm near Columbus, Ohio.

Location: 2920 St. Rt. 203, Radnor, OH 43066
Phone: 740-595.3207
Open: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings for reduced admission and limited activities, Saturdays and Sundays for all activities, select Mondays and Fridays all day, full activities.
Features: There is a really long list of activities going on throughout all of the weekends beginning September 17th – October 30th, 2022 including food, hayrides, barrel rides, giant legos, corn maze, mini golf, slides, pumpkin picking and tons more! Open on weeknights, too! Check the calendar for 2022 dates and hours.

Lohstroh Family Farms

boy playing at Lohstroh Family Farms in Columbus, Ohio.

Location: 15632 SR 56 SE.,Mt. Sterling, OH 43143
Phone: 740-869-4208
Open: Pumpkin Picking on Saturday and Sunday, Market open every day.
Features: Hayrides to pick pumpkins, pre-picked Pumpkins, corn maze, tractor train, donuts and more! Activities begin Saturday, September, 24, 2022 and will take place on weekends through October.

There’s also a sunflower field (through September), corn maze, caterpillar crawl, haystack, graffiti barn wall, photo frames and animals to see on the farm.

Lynd Fruit Farm

apple trees at Lynd Fruit Farm near Columbus, Ohio.

Location: 9393 Morse Rd SW, Pataskala, OH 43062
Phone: 740-927-8559
Open: Check the website for apple picking availability, Market open every day. Maze open Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Features: Pick your own apples and pumpkins, giant corn maze, farm market, barrel train, fun zone, bounce house, wagons rides and more! The Toga Maze is open Friday – Saturday – Sunday, September 2 through October 30, 2022.

The MAiZE at Little Darby Creek

Location: 8657 Axe Handle Rd., Milford Center, OH 43045
Phone: 937-349-4781
Open: Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Features: Huge corn maze opens September 24 – October 30, 2022 and is open Friday – Sunday. Admission to the maze also includes cow train, barnyard bouncer, petting zoo, kiddie maze, ball zone, slides, laser tag, pedal carts, kids fun barn, tether ball and more! Hayrides are also available!

Miller’s Country Gardens

Location: 2488 St. Rt. 37 West, Delaware, OH 43015
Phone: 740-363-5021
Open: Wednesday through Sunday,
Features: Beginning October 1, 2022: U-Pick pumpkins, hayrides to the pumpkin fields, playground, farm animals, kettle corn, fall decor, and live music on select dates! No admission cost. Hayrides are free, pay only for the pumpkins.

Mr. Tree Farm

Location: 1099 Reynoldsburg New Albany Rd N., Blacklick, OH 43004
Phone: 614-577-0081
Open: Every day.
Features: Unconfirmed for 2022. Shop for pumpkins, corn shocks, baled straw and more! There is a petting zoo, straw maze, hay rides and corn play box. Open weekdays and weekends in October.

Oakland Nursery

Location: Several locations listed here
Phone: Columbus location: 614-268-3511
Features:  Hosts an Annual Fall Festival (October 8-9, 2022) which features sales, door prizes, special guests, events, and all-you-can-carry pumpkins!

Ochs Fruit Farm

Location: 2161 Pleastantville Rd., Lancaster, OH 43130
Phone: 740-652-5758
Open: Monday through Saturday
Features: This local farm market has apples, pumpkins, apple cider and mums for sale in the fall. They also feature a pick-your-own flower field in season. 2022 Season hours are Monday-Friday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM and Saturday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Orchard and Company

apple picking and Fall Fun at Orchard and Company in Plain City, Ohio.

Location: 7255 US HWY 42 North, Plain City, OH 43064
Phone: 614-873-0510
Open: Saturdays and Sundays, check website for u-pick apple updates
Features: apple picking, sunflower field, fishing, Fall festival weekends  happen on Saturday and Sundays from Sept. 10th – October 30, 2022 from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM and feature hay rides, corn pit, farm animals, barrel train rides, pedal car track, tire climb, zip line, gem mining and more!

Pigeon Roost

Location: 4413 National Rd. SW, Hebron, OH 43025
Phone: 740-928-4925
Open: Wednesday through Sunday
Features: The Great Pumpkin Fun Center is open Wednesday through Sunday from September 17, 2022 to October 31, 2022, 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM. Includes a pumpkin patch, farm animals, giant slides, mazes, a fort, play areas, and tons more! Weekends include wagon rides, face painting, crafters and concessions! Credit card only.

Sharp Farms Market

Location: 7129 Old Logan Rd SE Sugar Grove, OH 43155
Phone: 740-215-1284
Open: Thursday through Sunday.
Features: Closed in 2021, Unconfirmed for 2022. U-pick pumpkin patch, petting zoo, corn maze, homemade ice cream, apple cider, plus fall decorations and produce available in the market. Night Maze is available on Saturday Nights!

Smith Farm Market

Family sitting with pumpkins at Smith Farm Market in Columbus, Ohio.

Location: 3341 Winchester Pike, Columbus, OH 43232
Phone: 614-235-2014
Open: Every day.
Features: Seasonal produce and flowers, lots of pre-picked pumpkins, gourds, cider, and a bakery!

Van Buren Acres

Location: 5066 Keller Road, Hebron, OH 43025
Phone: 740-404-8656
Open: Wednesday through Sunday.
Features: u-pick pumpkins, large corn maze, jumping pillow, hay rides, barrel train, mini golf, pumpkin painting, gem mining and more! There are sunflowers in early September! Open Wednesday through Saturday, September 10 – October 30, 2022, 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM. Most activities included in admission. Single day tickets or season passes can be purchased online.

Walker Farm

Location: 28800 Chieftain Dr., Logan, Ohio 43138
Phone: 740-385-6758
Open: Every day.
Features: Open daily beginning September 24, 2022 from 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM with pick your own pumpkins, corn maze, wagon rides (weekends only), corn shocks, crafts and more! Sunflowers are available in late summer.

Young’s Dairy

boy feeding goat at Young's Jersey Dairy in Yellow Springs, Ohio.

Location: 6880 Springfield-Xenia Rd., Yellow Springs, OH 45387
Phone: 937-325-0629
Open: Every day.
Features: Ice cream, a petting zoo, mini golf, pick your own pumpkins beginning September 17 through October 30, 2022, Cowvin’s Corny Maze, wagon rides and more! Pre-picked pumpkins are also available.

Yutzy’s Farm Market

slides at Yutzy's Farm Market in Plain City, Ohio.

Location: 6010 Converse Huff Rd., Plain City, OH 43064
Phone: 614-873-3815
Open: Monday through Saturday
Features: Pumpkins, baked goods, fresh produce, bulk goods, deli, playground and farm animals on site!

U-Pick Pumpkins and Pumpkin Patches in Columbus Ohio

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Central Ohio Pumpkin Farms and Fall Festivals


Monday 6th of December 2021

The first photo on this page shows a boy with bright orange shirt w dark sleeves and Nike shoes walking on a "roller racer/gerbil tube" that's on a track. Which farm was that pic. taken? Thank You!!!!

Julie Miller

Monday 6th of December 2021

That one is at Lehner's Pumpkin Farm!


Monday 6th of December 2021

The first photo on this page shows a boy with bright orange shirt w dark sleves and nike shoes walking on a "roller racer/gerbal tube" that's on a track. Which farm was that pic. taken? Thank You!!!!


Thursday 7th of October 2021

We went to Mr. Tree Farm on 10/02 and it was not open. We could not get through on the phone lines either. Just FYI!

Julie Miller

Thursday 7th of October 2021

Thank you for this! I couldn't tell if their website was up to date! I've changed their info to "unconfirmed". I appreciate you letting me know!

Jessica Jollay

Tuesday 10th of September 2019

Also Windmill Farms 1454 E St RT 73 in Springboro Ohio


Monday 9th of September 2019

There is crossway Farms in Sidney OH and Fulton Farms in Troy OH