Pumpkin patches open up in North San Antonio

Milberger's Nursery is hosting a pet-friendly pumpkin patch during business hours throughout October. Several North Side churches and businesses have pumpkin patches open to the public. (Courtesy Milberger's Nursery)
Milberger's Nursery is hosting a pet-friendly pumpkin patch during business hours throughout October. Several North Side churches and businesses have pumpkin patches open to the public. (Courtesy Milberger's Nursery)

Milberger's Nursery is hosting a pet-friendly pumpkin patch during business hours throughout October. Several North Side churches and businesses have pumpkin patches open to the public. (Courtesy Milberger's Nursery)

The arrival of fall means pumpkin patches aplenty, and some North San Antonio-area churches, businesses and other places are hosting pumpkin patches that are open to the public this month.



Here are some area pumpkin patches. This list is not comprehensive.




  • Holy Trinity Catholic Church: A fall market planned for Oct. 16 and Oct. 17 on church grounds. All proceeds will benefit church community projects. Noon-7 p.m. Oct. 16, 18-23, 25-29; 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 17, 24. Free (admission). 20523 Huebner Road. 210-497-4200. www.holytrinitysat.org

  • University United Methodist Church: Proceeds benefit the student ministry intern program. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. daily, Oct. 10-31 outside the day school entrance. Free (admission). 5084 DeZavala Road. 210-696-1033. www.universitysatx.org

  • Holy Spirit Catholic Church: Visitors may also enjoy a photo booth, games and refreshments at the patch. 9 a.m.-7 p.m. (weekdays), 9 a.m.-8 p.m. (weekends), Oct. 10-31. Free (admission). 758 W. Ramsey Road. 210-341-1395. www.holyspiritsa.org

  • St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church: Hours for opening weekend of the patch is noon-7 p.m. Oct. 9, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 10, and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 11. Regular hours are 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 31. Free (admission). 1602 Thousand Oaks Drive. 210-494-1606. www.stmarkevangelist.com

  • Milberger’s Nursery: This pet-friendly pumpkin patch is open during business hours 9 a.m.-6 p.m. on Monday through Saturday, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Sunday throughout October. Young families may also enjoy a hay maze on site. Children may also ride a "terror train" around the nursery from noon-2 p.m. Oct. 9 and 10. Free (admission). 3920 N. Loop 1604 E. 210-497-3760 www.milbergernursery.com

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