If your family doesn’t already have plans to visit a pumpkin patch or tromp around in a corn maze this fall, start that tradition this year! We joke that Indiana is covered with corn, but really, is that a bad thing? Our local pumpkin patches and corn mazes are awesome!
If you’re not sure where to go or you want to try visiting a new place, this post is for you. Check it out and enjoy all that Indiana and the Wabash Valley has to offer in the fall.
Wabash Valley Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes
(Ordered by distance to/from Terre Haute)
Pumpkin Works. In 2018, Pumpkin Works moved from an a la carte ticket system to armbands. ARMBANDS – $15 for admission to all activities behind the barn, free pumpkin (under 10 lbs) with every armband. Children 3 and under are free. 9 miles from Terre Haute in Paris, IL.
Fry’s Pumpkins & More. Pumpkin patch. (No rides or corn mazes.) Pumpkin patch specializing in unique varieties of gourds, heirloom pumpkins, and ornamental corn. Pick your own or choose for the hundreds of pumpkins we have already picked for you. 16 miles from Terre Haute in Marshall, IL.
Corn Maze in Brazil. Corn maze, giant bounce pad/pillow. 16 miles from Terre Haute in Brazil, IN. Opening day is September 22, 2018.
Southfork Homestead Farms. New! Pumpkins, farm animals (horses, donkey, llamas, alpaca), bouncy pillow, corn maze, hay wagon ride, rat roller. 25 miles from Terre Haute at 3000 N 1200th Street. Paris, Illinois 61944.
Hobson Family Farm. Farm animals, hayrides, pumpkin patch, bunnyville, corn maze, 60-foot hill slide, jumping pillow, giant rocking chair, cow train, tire pyramid, duck races, pumpkin cannon. Ages 2 & under FREE. General admission $10. 29 Miles from Terre Haute in Rockville, IN.
Hog Wallow Farms. $9 per person (unlimited trips through cornfield mazes). Ages 2 & under FREE. Weekend hayrides ($3.50 per person). Also a bounce house, corn box, slides, and petting zoo. 37 Miles from Terre Haute in Dana, IN.
Priebe’s Pumpkin Patch. Corn maze and pumpkins. 60 miles from Terre Haute in Crawfordsville, IN. Cash only.
The Great Pumpkin Patch. Featured on Martha Stewart. U-pick patch, the Great Maize Maze, wagon rides, haunted crib (for the faint of heart), the giant pumpkin tree, farm animals, and more. Children 5 and under FREE with paying adult. 66 miles from Terre Haute in Arthur, IL. Open September 8-October 31.
Baesley’s Orchard and Gardens. Corn maze, farm fun, barn market. 8-acre maze celebrating the sports teams in the Indianapolis area. Opens September 21. 67 miles away in Danville, IN.
Waterman’s Family Farm. Two locations. Cornfield and straw mazes, hayride, pumpkin patch, combine slide, spinning pumpkin, bounce houses. 82 miles from Terre Haute in Indianapolis, IN.
Knepp’s Fun Festival. (NEWLY ADDED!). Petting zoo, corn maze, hay ride, hamster runs, pumpkin bowling, tire tower, obstacle course, playground. 84 miles from Terre Haute in Washington, IN.
Hogan Farms. Pumpkins, corn maze (USA themed), petting zoo. $8 per person for maze. 85 miles from Terre Haute in Brownsburg, IN.
Lark Ranch. Train, slide mountain, wizzer, corn maze, pumpkin patch, barrel rides, jumping pillow, rockwall, mechanical bull, farm animals, adult gem mining. Two locations– 78 miles from Terre Haute in Loogootee, IN and 96 miles from Terre Haute in Greenfield, IN.
Mayse Farm. 5-acre corn maze, u-pick pumpkins, 20-foot corn field slide, straw bale maze, pumpkin slingshot, jumping pillow, corn dig, ping pong. 104 miles from Terre Haute in Evansville, IN.
Goebel Farms. Corn maze to honor newlyweds Prince Harry and Meghan. 104 miles from Terre Haute in Evansville, IN.
Holiday World Happy Halloween Weekends. 12 acres of corn mazes, hayrides, 3d adventure, magic show, rides, trick or treating, costume dance party. hayrides. 136 miles from Terre Haute in Santa Claus, IN.
In addition to the pumpkin patches listed above, you can purchase locally grown pumpkins at:
Closed in 2018:
(These businesses appear to be closed in 2018. Should you hear that they have plans to reopen or redo their fall activities, please let us know as soon as possible!)
Freeman Family Farms. Free petting zoo and u-pick pumpkin patch. 64 miles from Terre Haute in Bloomington, IN.
Weekend drive-in movies, corn maze, hayrides, playground, u-pick pumpkins, straw maze. 41 miles from Terre Haute in Oaktown, IN. Although there will no longer be farm activities, Melon Acres will be selling and delivering fall decor like pumpkins, mums, and straw bales.