Pumpkin Patches in St. Augustine
Throughout the month of October in 2017
St. Augustine boasts several fall festivals and a number of places where pumpkins are available for purchase. Here's a list of some of the best places to find Halloween pumpkins in 2017:
First United Methodist Church
118 King Street St., St. Augustine FL 32084 (904) 829-3459
Every year, the First United Methodist church offers pumpkins of all sizes and prices at their downtown location on the corner of King St. and Riberia. The pumpkins will go on sale on Thursday, September 28, 2017. Hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. Additionally, a special Trunk or Treat will be held at the Church from 5 to 7 p.m. at the end of October. Date TBA. This is a free event for school age children.
Shores United Methodist Church
724 Shores Blvd., St. Augustine FL 32086 (904) 797-4416
Pumpkins are scheduled to arrive at Shores United Methodist Church on October 7, 2017. The patch will be open daily from 12 to 7 p.m. until October 26th. On Saturday, October 21, 2017, the Church will hold its Fall Festival, featuring children’s games, a bounce house, food, and live music, in addition to the pumpkin patch.
Rype & Readi Farm Market
5780 Cr. 305, Elkton , FL 32033 (954) 684-0855
Pumpkins will arrive at Rype & Readi Farm Market on September 15, and will be on sale through October. They'll be available at both the Downtown and Elkton locations.
Sykes & Cooper Farm
5995 Brough Rd., Elkton FL 32033 (904) 692-1370
Sykes and Cooper Farms hosts its annual Corn Maze each October. In addition to the award-winning mazes (each year’s maze is unique, and they’re all quite challenging), the farm offers a lot of fun fall activities, including hayrides, duck races, kids’ play area and a tube slide. They have a nice pumpkin patch right there and sell other fall produce as well.
For more about fall activities in St. Augustine, see our article on "Five Ways to Fall for St. Augustine."