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Pumpkin Picking & Pumpkin Patches Guide for IA

Iowa Pumpkin Picking Farms and Fall Pumpkin Patch Farms - go pumpkin picking at a local farm in Iowa.

When there's a crisp snap in the air, nothing beats a day at the local pumpkin patch farm. It's guaranteed to put a Jack-o-Lantern-sized smile on everyone's face! We have the best Iowa pumpkin picking farms and Halloween festivals for the state of Iowa. These pumpkin farms offer the best Iowa pumpkin picking so get some friends or family together and get started picking pumpkins in Iowa!

Check out our collection of pumpkin patches, farms, and stands across Iowa and the US.

Take a look at our Pumpkin Picking Tips!

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Pinter's Gardens and Pumpkins

Pinter's Gardens and Pumpkins
2475 State Highway 9
Decorah, IA
Here's our story:Thirteen years ago, Shane and Elisa Pinter started Pinter Landscaping - a full service design and landscape installation company.&...
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East View Orchard

East View Orchard
2355 Union Avenue
Fredericksburg, IA
We are a family owned and operated apple orchard. We are open everyday Sunday to Saturday, July to Christmas, 10 am to 5 pm. During September and O...
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Van Lin Orchards

Van Lin Orchards
4002 Tschumper Road
La Crescent, MN
At Van Lin Apple Orchards we are committed to Quality Apples and Service that we have brought to you and the community for over 20 years+. We have ...
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Leidel's Apple Stand

Leidel's Apple Stand
704 Minnesota Highway 16
La Crescent, MN
History Leidel's Apples has been in the family for 6 generations and started when pioneer, Heinrich Henry Leidel, emigrated from Erfurt, Germany an...
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Shihata Orchard

Shihata Orchard
61543 Limery Rd.
Prairie du Chien, WI
About Us: Nestled in the picturesque bluffs of the Mississippi River Valley, Shihata's Orchard provides a unique family experience. Come and creat...
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Pumpkin Paradise

Pumpkin Paradise
1734 Killdeer Avenue
Waverly, IA
***Closed For 2018 Season***
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Rainbow Ridge Farms

Rainbow Ridge Farms
N5732 Hauser Road
Onalaska, WI
About Us: We decided to leave the city and suburban life in Washington DC, and begin an adventure in the La Crosse area.  After a year long s...
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Ferguson's Orchard

Ferguson's Orchard
North 17543 Grover Lane
Galesville, WI
History: In the 1870's, someone (perhaps Johnny Appleseed himself!) planted apple trees at our original Galesville orchard. In 1952, Allen and Lo...
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Some pumpkin patch tips for getting the best pumpkin in Iowa this year:

If you can, pick yours right off the vine and out of the pumpkin patch. The pumpkin flesh should be free of soft spots which can invite mold and rot. If you're planning to use your pumpkin for carving, choose one that's big enough. Make sure the base is solid and the stem is intact (also, don't carry it by the stem - it might break off). If your pumpkin is destined for a pie, choose a small one grown especially for eating. Once you get your fresh-picked pumpkin home, "cure" it by keeping it undisturbed in a cool, dark place. This toughens up the rind and helps prevent rot.

While you're pumpkin hunting, amaze your friends by sharing these Pumpkin Facts:

  • The Irish brought the tradition of pumpkin carving to America. Originally, they carved turnips to celebrate All Hallows Eve - but pumpkins were plentiful in the states, and easier to handle.
  • The largest pumpkin ever grown weighed 1,140 pounds.
  • Pumpkins were once used to cure freckles and snake bites.

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