GUIDE: Celebrate fall in the Houston area at these pumpkin patches, events

Blue Monkey is holding its annual pumpkin patch plus a fall festival on Oct. 16. (Courtesy Blue Monkey)
Blue Monkey is holding its annual pumpkin patch plus a fall festival on Oct. 16. (Courtesy Blue Monkey)

Blue Monkey is holding its annual pumpkin patch plus a fall festival on Oct. 16. (Courtesy Blue Monkey)

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Horizon Baptist Church is holding its annual pumpkin patch this year, featuring multiple photo backdrops. (Courtesy Horizon Baptist Church)

Pumpkin patches, corn mazes and fall festivals, oh my! If you are looking for a fun way to celebrate fall, check out one of these Houston-area events.

Blessington Farms Pumpkin Patch & Fall Festival

Blessington Farms hosts a fall festival every Saturday and Sunday until Oct. 30. Blessington Farm’s fall activities include hay rides, giant slides, barrel train rides, pedal cars, animal encounters with camels, baby doll sheep and goats. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free (children 18 months old and under), $18.48 (over 18 months old). 510 Chisolm Trail, Wallis. https://blessingtonfarms.com/pumpkin-patch-fall-festival/

Blue Monkey Pumpkin Patch

The 2021 pumpkin patch is now open every day from 10 a.m. until dark through Oct. 31. Free (admission). 206 E. Edgewood Drive, Friendswood. www.bluemonkeytexas.com



Blue Monkey Fall Festival

Blue Monkey will host a fall festival Oct. 16 featuring bounce houses, train rides, snow cones, hot dogs and kids crafts. Everything will be free aside from pumpkin purchases. 206 E. Edgewood Drive, Friendswood. www.bluemonkeytexas.com/seasonal.html

Froberg’s Farm

Froberg’s Farm is hosting a corn maze and fall festival every Saturday and Sunday until Nov. 7. 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Free (children age 2 and under), $10 (over age 2). 3601 Hwy. 6, Alvin. www.frobergsfarm.com/fall-festival/

Dewberry Farm’s Fall Fest

Dewberry Farm is holding its annual fall festival until Nov. 14. The event features 8 acres of cornfield maze, heaps of pumpkins and Spooky Hollow in the woods. 4-7 p.m. (Fri.), 10 a.m.-10 p.m. (Sat.), 11 a.m.-6 p.m. (Sun.) Admission starts at $33.95. 7705 FM 362, Brookshire. https://dewberryfarm.com/pages/fall-festival-attractions-map

Halter Inc. Pumpkin Patch

The Halter Inc. Pumpkin Patch is on 30 acres and uses the entire property for its pumpkin patch. The pumpkin patch also includes horse activities, including pony rides, mini cart rides and a minihorse obstacle course. Noon.-5 p.m. (Sat.-Sun.). Free (children age 2 and under), $5 (parking), $10 (over age 2). 17410 Clay Road, Houston. https://halterinc.org/copy-of-media-3

Horizon Baptist Church Pumpkin Patch

Horizon Baptist Church is holding its annual pumpkin patch this year, featuring multiple photo backdrops. All proceeds benefit Elijah Rising. The pumpkin patch is open until Oct. 31 or until all pumpkins are sold. Noon to dusk (Sun.-Fri.), 10 a.m. to dusk (Sat.). Free (admission). 2223 FM 1092, Missouri City. https://horizonbaptistchurch.org/events/pumpkin-patch

Vegan State Fair Fall Festival

The Vegan State Fair will host its third annual fall festival and pumpkin patch Oct. 23. The fall festival includes a pumpkin patch, food trucks, a hay maze, live music, tractor rides and more. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. $8. 6501 Memorial Drive, Houston. https://veganstatefair.com

West Lake Prep Pumpkin Patch

West Lake Prep will host its second annual pumpkin patch through Oct. 31. 4-7 p.m. (Mon.-Fri.), 9 a.m.-7 p.m. (Sat.). 23300 Bellaire Blvd., Richmond. Free (admission). m.facebook.com/wlprep/posts/3707501645947841



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