We LOVE fall here at LAKE COUNTRY FAMILY FUN! Maybe it is the costumes, maybe it is the crisp air, the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors before it becomes frighteningly cold….what ever it is, we just love it!
Southeast Wisconsin Pumpkin farms are all over and such a great family adventure. We have compiled our list of fun pumpkin patches and farms in Lake Country, Waukesha County, and all over Southeast Wisconsin (even one in IL)! We have ventured all around for pumpkins for our family, and here is a list of all things fall and pumpkins. We hope you enjoy this guide, and have fun making memories with your children. For more fall fun, make sure you check out Lake Country Family Fun’s other fall guides HERE!
25+ SOUTHEASTERN WISCONSIN PUMPKIN FARMS:
Organized by County Below
BUSY BARNS ADVENTURE FARM- W7675 US HWY 12, FORT ATKINSON, WISCONSIN 53538
You can’t go wrong at this farm! You can interact with the animals big and small, play in the corn and straw, climb their new 20 foot high lookout tower and scurry down the giant slides, have a race in the hamster wheels, master the low ropes course, compete on the obstacle courses, hold and cuddle the cutest baby animals, conquer the Corn Maze, visit the Pumpkin Patch or take a stroll through the golden field of Sunflowers and capture endless memories with fun photo op stops along the pathways.
Don’t forget your camera! This farms Acres of Adventures offers over 40 fun and interactive activities for everyone. Spend the day and have lunch with them and don’t forget some tasty treats! Yummy Apple Cider Donuts and Caramel Apples! Busy Barns Adventure Farm also hosts School Field Trips, special events and Amazing Rustic Barn Weddings in The Gathering Barn. Their specialty is “Growing Memories and Harvesting Fun.” Open weekends September 19, 2020 through October 31, 2020 from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm.
Come on out to Jelli’s to pick your own pumpkins, get lost in a free CORN MAZE, make and take craft, and more! Our FREE fall activities offered for the little ones include our selfie scavenger hunt, lawn jenga, connect four, corn bag toss, pumpkin checkers, tic-tac-toe, corn box and everyone’s favorite, Angry Birds For Real slingshot game! For those a little bit older, we have a corn maze and “amazing race”. Barrell train rides for $1 on weekends. Open daily 9-5pm.
HOMESTEAD FARMS- W320 N9127 Hwy 83, Hartland, Wisconsin 53029
In 2020 open for field trips only! Field trips available during the week by appointment. They have barnyard animals, baby chicks, “I Spy Hayride”, Children’s Exploration area, pumpkin patch, pre-picked pumpkins, gourds, squash, straw bales, cornstalk bundles and other fall decorations.
SCHUETT FARMS- W299 S6370 State Road 83, Mukwonago, WI 53149
This is a favorite by our family, it is simple and perfect for getting out and picking your own pumpkin, going on a hay ride, or doing the CORN MAZE with a theme of SPORTS. There are pumpkins pre-picked as well! Fall season activites and pumpkins will open on September 26th, 2020. Weekends 10am – 6pm and weekdays noon-6pm. COME AND SEE THE GIANT PUMPKINS. SOME WILL WEIGH OVER 600LBS!
COZY NOOK- S11 W30780 Summit Ave. Waukesha, Wisconsin 53188
This is a real working dairy farm! Take a hay ride for $3 per person and $2 for those under 10. Fall Season runs September 26 to October 31, 2020, every day 9:00 a.m. to 7:30p.m.
ELEGANT FARMER- 1545 Main Street, Mukwonago, WI 53149
Go visit the smiling barn! Whether you’re continuing a family tradition or starting a new one this fall, The Elegant Farmer, Hwys ES & J, Mukwonago offers you an old fashioned, on-farm experience at our annual Autumn Harvest Fest Saturdays and Sundays Dates are Sept 12-Oct 25, Sat. & Sun. Only, 10 am-5pm. Welcomed by the Smilin’ Barn, admission and parking are free. This is a family fun event for everyone in the family but please leave the four-legged members at home (no pets). Our Farm Kitchen, Deli & Market are open daily year round 8 am-6 pm. There is a pumpkin patch, apples to be picked, and a CORN MAZE to explore. There are train rides (through East Troy Railroad), pony rides and hayrides available for purchase.
GODSELL FARM- S105W15585 Loomis Dr. Muskego, WI 53150
Take a hayride, pick a pumpkin, visit with the friendly animals, and more! Join in the fall fun! Fall 2020 dates TBD.
LINDNERS PUMPKIN FARM- 19075 W Cleveland Ave, New Berlin, WI
Welcome to the Lindner Pumpkin Farm Located nearby in New Berlin WI. At the Lindner Pumpkin farm you can expect fun and friendly service with activities for all ages without having to worry about spending too much. Families will love the large assortment of animals in the petting zoo, plentiful pumpkins, kids games, pumpkin express barrel train and a CORN MAZE for all ages is sure to be a good time. Starting Saturday, September 19th and will be open from 10AM til 6PM daily through Saturday October 31st.
No admission fee and parking is free. Activity costs vary but bring food donation for New Berlin food pantry for $1.00 off.
October Farms– County Road K 1 mile west of Brown Street/highway P in Oconomowoc
Family owned pumpkin farm open for retail sales and farm fun! Build a scarecrow, enjoy pumpkin bowling and more!
*It was reported to LCFF by readers that the owner has/had COVID at some point in October. Unsure if this affects the ability of the farm to be open with other staff.
Open Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm in October 2020.
Rasmussen Farm Market– N55W31185 County Rd. K, Hartland, WI 53029
Rasmussen Farm Market is the area’s leading home base farm market serving Hartland, Milwaukee and surrounding areas. They offer fresh produce, in season vegetables, fall pumpkins, honey, and more. Everything is homegrown here on their farm! For your next fresh food purchase, visit Rasmussen Farm Market in Hartland!
TESSMAN FARM – S11 W28911 Summit Ave. Waukesha
Located just outside of Delafield on Hwy 18 in Waukesha, this local family farm has pumpkins and more.
WALDVOGEL’S FARM- N7416 County Road I, Juneau, WI 53039
Wisconsin’s Largest Pumpkin Farm!!! Fall Festival opens September 19th, 2020! There are over 50 attractions! The farm boasts a train ride, hay rides, barnyard buddies, pumpkin peddlers, a hay barn, gemstone mining, pumpkin launch, trike track, face painting, mini gold, fish pond, underground slides and more!
GLACIER ROCK FARMS- N1255 Hoard Rd, Lebanon, WI
Come visit all of your favorite animals and see how they have changed since last year! Remember we have hayrides, pony rides, gem mining, and a pumpkin patch (hayride included). Admission to farm only $5 per carload! ($1.00 for feed, $3.00 for pony rides, $4.00 for hayrides).
At Glacier Rock Farms, they get up close with many of the animals. Try catching a chicken! Go on a hayride and more!
BASSE’S TASTE OF COUNTRY- 3190 Country Line Q, Colgate, WI 53017
Bring your family to Pumpkin Fest 2020: over 65 attractions including hay wagon rides, CORN MAZE, train ride, pig races, and more! View their Covid-19 safety plan and protocols here and plan your visit accordingly.
Pumpkin Fest is September 19th-October 31st Weekday Hours: 1:30pm – 5:30pm Weekend Hours: 10am – 5:30pm.
Join Us For Our 1st Annual…Apple & Sunflower Fest!!! (September 11th-13th)
Note: Basse’s is now cashless.
MEADOWBROOK PUMPKIN FARM AND MARKET– 2970 Mile view Road, West Bend, WI 53095
There is a Safari Trail to the animal park, pick your own pumpkins, bonfires at night, spooky wagon rides, creepy CORN MAZE and much more to do! Cornfield opening day to be announced Early September. The opening of Visitation to the Animal park, safari trail and petting zoo will be August.
There are NO ADMISSION OR PARKING CHARGES. However, they do charge fees for some activities. Options include:
- Safari Trail to the Animal Park – See Emus, Rheas, Alpaca, Sheep, Goats and other super friendly farm animals.
- Pick Your Own Pumpkin – All sorts of sizes, just pull a wagon to the close pumpkin field.
- Spooky Wagon Rides – Child friendly ride around the farm and around the Haunted Cornfield and animal pastures.
- Free Wagon Ride to Pick Your Own Pumpkin – Wagon rides are free with a pumpkin on weekends, all for only $9.00.
- Creepy Cornfield Options (scary & non scary) – See more detail in their listing in the CORN MAZE GUIDE.
They open at 10am sharp everyday and close at 8 pm Tue -Wed, 10pm Thursday & Sunday, and Midnight Friday & Saturday! Ticket sales end at 1/2 hour before closing!
JIM’S PUMPKIN FARM- N124 W17781 W Lovers Lane, Germantown, WI 53022
Open the last weekend in September through 10/31, daily 9:00 am – 6:00pm. Take a coaster wagon to a nearby pumpkin patch to pick out your pumpkin. No corn maze or hayrides to the pumpkin field in 2020. *Cash and check only
GREEN MEADOWS FARM- 33603 High Dr. (Hwy.20), East Troy, WI 53120
Everyone gets to go out into the pumpkin patch and choose their favorite! There is plenty here to make a whole day of fun on the farm. They are a fully operational petting farm with tons of other activities to do including pony rides. Opens September 23 for the 2020 season. See the groupon here.
APPLELAND FARM 4177 Highway 57 Fredonia, WI
Fun for the whole family! Appleland Farm Market has many varieties of apples, both U-Pick and Pre-Picked. We have pumpkins of all sizes (mini to giant) with wagon rides to the pumpkin patch. Continue the fun with a playground for the kids featuring an old fashioned tractor, sand tire pyramid and horse swings. We offer a picnic area overlooking the orchards and beautiful countryside. Apple season opens on August 30th . U-Pick Apples begins on August 25th. We are open daily in-season. Sun-Wed 10-5 and Thu-Sat 9-6. Follow us on Facebook. There is a corn maze at the farm as well!
CEDARBURG CREEK FARM- 649 Hwy 60, Cedarburg, WI 53012
With no admission fees and FREE hay wagon rides, Cedarburg Creek Farm is filled with affordable, fun things to do with your kids. They offer concessions, fall flowers, corn stalks, straw, gourds, barrel train, a Kid’s Straw Bale Maze, a corn maze, bounce houses, Hay Wagon Rides & a Petting Zoo. Hours are 10 am-6 pm opening September 19, 2020. Activities on week days are limited. This one is a Cutler family must-do every year 😉
CREEKSIDE VALLEY FARM 13101 N Wauwatosa Road Mequon, WI
Creekside Valley Farm is family owned and operated specializing in Hay and Pumpkin sales. We are located in Mequon, Wisconsin. We would like to welcome you and your family to visit us for all of your fall needs. Come and visit us and enjoy a little bit of country in the heart of Mequon. You can spend your day exploring the farm or find your perfect pumpkin in our pick your own patch. Perhaps you just want to get lost in our corn maze or spend some quality time with our many farm animals. All we ask is that you create some great family memories.
We Open our doors again Saturday September 19th 9am and run from 10-6 on Sunday- Thursdays and 9am – 6pm on Friday and Saturday.
BORZYNSKI’S FARM- 11600 Washington Ave, Mt. Pleasant WI 53177
The fall fun in 2020 (soft opening 9/1)! 8 acre Sherlock Holmes Corn Maze, Hayrides, Make your own Caramel Apple, Pumpkin Picking, Petting Zoo, Giant Corn Box, Story Theater, Children’s Play Area, and Stuff a Scarecrow, Fall Crafts/Games, Bounce House, Helicopter Rides and much more.
JERRY SMITH PUMPKIN FARM- 7150 18th Street, Kenosha, Wisconsin 53144
Admission is FREE to come to Smith’s Pumpkin Farm and enjoy the over 70 hand painted Pumpkin characters, Nature Trail, Playground, The Towne and Mini Farm Zoo. There are also many fun and crazy attractions that have a small fee. Fall attractions start September 15th! Farm hours weekdays 4pm–8pm and weekends 10am–8pm.
SWAN’S PUMPKIN FARM – 5930 County Road H, Franksville, WI
Swan’s Pumpkin Farm is located in Franksville, Wisconsin. Fun for all ages! Free admission. Free parking! Making pumpkin time the best time for 40 years! Opening weekend September 12th and 13th, 2020 with Swan’s Watermelon Festival.
SCHUSTERS PLAYTIME FARM– 1326 HWY. 12 & 18, DEERFIELD, WI 53531
Get lost in a Cornfield Maze! Take a beautiful Hayride through the rolling farmland to choose your perfect Pumpkin, from fields of orange! Hitch a ride to the Haunted Forest or round up a group of friends for a toasty Bonfire!
Open to the public September 19– October 31. See website for pricing (you can buy tickets online). Click here for their COVID safety procedures.
TREINEN FARM CORN MAZE AND PUMPKIN PATCH- W12420 State Road 60, Lodi, WI 53555
Hayrides, pumpkins, caramel apples, kettle corn, pumpkin slingshot, all those must-do fall activities. Food, games, hayrides, pumpkin patch. ADVANCE TICKET PURCHASE AND ENTRY TIME RESERVATION IS REQUIRED. Available Times Wednesday through Sunday 9 am to 10:00 pm (closed Mondays, Tuesdays, and a few other select days and times)
Take a horse-driven hayride to get your pumpkin! Big and small corn mazes this year.
PATCH 22 FARM – 15900 Kelly Rd. Wadsworth Il. 60083 (on border with Wisconsin)
There is no charge for admission or parking. They offer pony rides, hay rides, and a petting farm. During the fall, they have thousands of farm-grown pumpkins with lots of variety and exotics! They also carry corn stalks, straw bales, hay bales, gourds, ornamental corn, and taffy apples. Refreshments are available while you browse and enjoy the surroundings.
For the month of October we will be open to the public on both Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00am until 5:00pm! Including Columbus Day this year!