Pumpkin Patches and Fall Fun Things to Do in Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky, Southeastern Indiana and Dayton 2017

Looking for fun things to do during October 2017 in Greater Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky and Dayton? Perhaps you want to visit a pumpkin patch, make your way through a corn maze or enjoy a local fall festival. Read our list of places to visit:

Greater Cincinnati

Fall Festival
Shaw Farms
September 16 end of October 31, 2017
1737 Ohio 131 in Milford, Ohio
Corn maze, playgrounds and hayrides!

Niederman Family Farm Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch
September 22 – October 29, 2017
4972 Lesourdsville West Chester Road, Hamilton, Ohio 45011
Corn maze, pumpkin patch, hayride, kids play area and more!

Jack O’Lantern Junction
September 23 – October 31, 2017
EnterTRAINment Junction
7379 Squire Court in West Chester
Trick or treat maze, kid-friendly ghosts and indoor pumpkin patc

Fall on the Farm
September 24 – October 31, 2016
Blooms & Berries Farm Market
9669 Highway 48, Loveland, Ohio 45140
7-acre corn maze, hayrides to a pumpkin patch, play area, cow train ride and more!

Fall Family Fun Weekends
Browns Family Farm Market
September 23 – October 31, 2017
11620 Hamilton Cleves Road, Hamilton, Ohio 45013
Play areas, corn maze, straw maze, animals and picnic areas!

Vogt Farm Pumpkin Festival
12115 North State Road 129 in Batesville, Indiana
September 30 – October 22, 2017
Trolley rides to the pumpkin patch, pony rides, corn maze and more!

Burger Farm and Garden Center
Weekends in October 2017
7849 Main Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45244
Puppet show, farm animals, pony ride, face painting, carnival rides, apple cider and more!

Burwinkel Farms
October 1-31, 2016
4410 Hamilton Cleves Road, Hamilton, Ohio 45013
Weekend hayrides. Enjoy the pumpkin patch, corn mazes, straw tunnel and more!

Spooky Pooch
October 14, 2017
Washington Park in Glendale, Ohio
Corner of Washington Avenue and Cole Avenue
This event benefits some local animal welfare organizations. Your dogs will enjoy dressing up for the spookiest pooch contest or have your kids dress up their stuffed animals for judging.

Operation Pumpkin
October 13-15, 2017
101 High St., #1, Hamilton, Ohio 45011
There will be a lot of food and drink booths for this event along with live music, activities and crafts and a pet parade

Fall-O-Ween Festival
October 8-9, 15-16 and 22-23 (2016)
Coney Island
6201 Kellogg Avenue in California, Ohio
Enjoy Trick or Treat Trail, Fright Lights musical lights show and the Coney rides

October 7-8, 14-15, 22-22 and 28-29 (2017)
Cincinnati Zoo
3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45220
Trick or treat stations, special animals to meet, beauty shop of horror and more! Wear your costume if you like!

Trunk ‘R Treat Fall Festival
October 14, 2017
Beech Acres Park at 6910 Salem Road in Anderson
View classic cars while kiddies trunk or treat! (No pets, please.)

Fall Food Festival
October 8, 2017
Findlay Market
Between W. Elder Street, Elm Street  and Essen Strasse in Over-the-Rhine
Enjoy food, drink, music, a kid’s scavenger hunt and pumpkin painting along with a pie-baking contest

Fabulous Fall Funday
October 15, 2017
Taft Museum
316 Pike St in downtown Cincinnati
Create an autumn decoration, meet some bats, and learn about spooky art.

Magic Forest Halloween Hikes
October 20, 2017
Caldwell Nature Preserve
430 W. North Bend Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45216
Meet costume characters and enjoy 100 jack o’lanterns. Hikes leave every 5 minutes.

Fall Fest Weekend
October 28-29, 2017
Washington Park in Over-the-Rhine
Family-friendly activities

Iron’s Fruit Farm
September 30 – October 20, 2017
1640 Stubbs Mill Road in Lebanon, Ohio
Enjoy a corn maze, pumpkin patch and more!

CFC Pumpkin Patch
September 25- October 31, 2017
5000 North Bend Road in Montfort Heights
Pick a pumpkin, games and corn maze!

McMonigle Farms Pumpkin Fest
McMonigle Farms
September 23-October 29, 2017 (Weekends)
7441 Franklin Madison Road in Middletown, Ohio
Hayrides, pumpkins, corn maze and more!

Burger Farms
September 30 – October 20, 2017 (Weekends)
7849 Main Street, Newtown, Ohio 45244
Pumpkins, corn stalks, pumpkin-land characters, pony rides, farm animals and more!

Pumpkin Patch Tours
Turner Farm
October 7, 14, 21 and 28, 2017 (Saturdays)
7400 Given Road in Indian Hill/Cincinnati
Hay wagon rides and tours. Reservations required.

Halloween Nights
October 12-29, 2017 – Thursdays-Sundays
Parky’s Farm
10073 Daly Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231
Hayrides, glow in the dark mini golf and more.

Luminary Night Hike
October 7, 2017
Glenwood Gardens at 10397 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215
Take a magical night hike through lantern-lit woods

Haunted Village
October 13-14, 20-21, 27-28 (2017)
Sharon Woods Park
11450 Lebanon Road, Sharonville, Ohio 45241
Take a wagon ride through the village or wall – if you dare! Dress in costume and trick or treat. Fun and games.

Minges & Weber Family Pumpkin Festival
October 21-22, 2017
6007 Kilby Road in Harrison, Ohio
Enjoy pumpkins, crafts, games, food, music, pony rides and a petting zoo!

Magic Forest Halloween Hikes 
October 21, 2017
Caldwell Nature Center (400 W North Bend Road 45224)
Registration is required. Pumpkin-lit trail to meet costumed characters from nature and history. Non-scary. Best for ages 3-10.

Owl-o’ween – Hamilton County Parks
October 21, 2017
Glenwood Gardens/Highfield Discovery Garden)
10397 Springfield Pike, Woodlawn, OH 45215
Learn about owls!

Pumpkin Patch at Parky’s Farm
October 27, 2017
10073 Daly Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231
Enjoy a hayride and pick out a pumpkin. (Registration required)

Milford’s The Price is Right (Halloween Edition)
October 28, 2017
Downtown Milford
Play the game while shopping in historic Milford!

Shaw’s Fall Festival
September 16 – October 29, 2017
1737 Ohio 131, Milford, Ohio
Live music, hayrides and more! Find your perfect pumpkin. Corn maze!


Cowvins Corny Maze
Through October 31 , 2017
Young’s Jersey Dairy
6880 Springfield-Xenia Road in Yellow Springs 45387
Family fun maze on more than 3.5 acres.

Fall Festivities at Idle-Hour Ranch
September 9 – November 6, 2016 (Fri/Sat/Sun)
4845 W Fenner Rd in Troy
Enjoy a corn maze, hayrides, movies on the barn and flashlight nights!

Toms Maze and Pumpkin Farm
September 8 – November 5, 2017
4881 Germantown-Liberty Road, Germantown, OH 45327
8-acre maze to get lost in and enjoy the farm animal display. If you come in the evening, be sure to bring a flash light

Sizemore Farm Pumpkin Patch
September 17 – October 31, 2017
7603 Upper Miamisburg Road in Miamisburg
Pick your own pumpkins at the pumpkin patch. Kids can enjoy the Dragon Wagon ride, a hay ride and sip some apple cider!

Fall Festival Weekends
Barn N Bunk
September 16 – October 29, 2017 (Weekends)
3677 Wayne Madison Road in Trenton, Ohio 45067
Hayrides, corn maze, train ride, corn maze and more!

Country Applefest
September 30, 2017
Warren County Fairgrounds in Lebanon, Ohio
It’s all about apples at this festival – from food to crafts.

Heritage of Flight Festival and Parade
September 30 – October 2, 2016
Main Street in New Carlisle
Enjoy the parade of planes, live entertainment, carnival rides and more!

Huber Heights Family Fall Festival
September 30- October 1, 2017
Music, crafts, food, hay rides, pumpkin pie and more!

Fall Farm Pumpkin Festival
October 7-8, 2017
Young’s Jersey Dairy
6880 Springfield-Xenia Road in Yellow Springs 45387
Take your photo with a 800+ pound pumpkin! Enjoy pumpkin goodies and try pumpkin bowling!

Fall Farm Days
Bonnybrook Farms
September 30- October 29, 2017 (Weekends)
3779 State Route 132 in Clarksville, Ohio 45113
Pumpkin patch, wagon ride, corn maze, ride a pony and more!

Oakwood Family Fall Festival
October 9, 2016
Shafor Park in Oakwood, Ohio
Games, food, hayrides, pumpkin painting and more! Kids encouraged to dress up in costumes.

Ohio Cider Fest
October 1 and 2, 2016
Hidden Valley Fruit Farm – Lebanon, Ohio
Hayrides, treats, apples and cider!

Fall Farm Fest
October 8 and 9, 2016
Lost Creek Reserve (Miami County Park District) at the Knoop Homestead at the Reserve
Corn maze, hayrides, farm animals, pumpkin patch and more!

Yellow Springs Street Fair
October 14, 2017
Yellow Springs, Ohio
Enjoy viewing over 200 art and craft booths along with some great food and entertainment in the artsy town!

Ohio Sauerkraut Festival
October 14-15, 2017
Waynesville, Ohio
Enjoy sauerkraut pizza, fudge, cookies, pies, donuts, egg rolls, and more! (Not into sauerkraut – do not worry, there will be many non-sour items to enjoy.)

Wright Patterson Air Force Base Annual Pumpkin Chuck
October 2017 – Date TBD
National Museum of the US Air Force in Dayton, Ohio
Along the air strip near the museum, enjoy chucker demonstrations, pumpkin pie baking contest, local food truck concessions and more!

McMonigle Farms Pumpkin Fest
7441 Franklin Madison Road in Middletown, Ohio
Weekends in October 2017
Hayrides, corn maze farm animals, u-pick pumpkins and more!


Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze 
Through October 29, 2017  (Saturdays and Sundays)
Wendel Farms
8134 N. State Line Rd in Riley Township in Brookville, Indiana 47012
6.5 acre corn maze, petting farm and pumpkin patch

Lobenstein Farm Annual Pumpkin Festival
29703 Post Road, St. Leon 57032
October 2017 TBD
This annual festival is big! Pick your own pumpkins, enjoy a hayride, craft booths and the petting zoo. 812 537-450


Kinman Farm Fall Fest
Through end of October 2017 (Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays)
4175 Burlington Pike, Burlington, Kentucky 41005
Corn maze, hayrides, pony rides, pumpkin patch, food, pumpkins and more!

Country Pumpkins – Fall Festival
Alpine Hills Dairy Farm
Through October 29, 2017
1835 Sherman Mt. Zion Road in Dry Ridge, Kentucky 41035
Pumpkins, gourds, corn maze, petting zoo, pony rides, music and more!

Neltner’s Farm Fall Festival
Weekends – October 2017
6922 Four Mile Road, Camp Springs, Kentucky 41059
Enjoy live music along with wagon rides, pumpkin patch, petting zoo, model train display and more!

Farm Haven
Weekends throughout October 2017
Tadpole Lane In Union, Kentucky
Enjoy the pumpkin patch, corn maze, pony rides, petting zoo and hay rides!

Fall Fest
Weekends throughout October 2017
6922 Four Mile Road, Melbourne, Kentucky 41059
Neltner’s Farm
Enjoy the pumpkin patch, maze and petting zoo! Live music, too!

Kentucky Wool Festival
October 6-8, 2017
48 Concord Caddo Road in Falmouth, Kentucky 41040
There will be lots of music and dance entertainment from two stages along with many food and drink options. Enjoy seeing live sheep shearing, sheep herding along with lots crafts of look at and purchase

Pumpkin Days on the Farm at Benton Family Farm
October 21-22, 2107
11896 Old Lexington Pike, Walton, Kentucky 41094
Take a hayride to the pumpkin patch. Hay maze, pony ride, cow milking and much more farm fun.

Interested in visiting area Haunted Houses?
See our blog article here.


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