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Pumpkin Picking & Pumpkin Patches Guide for NE

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

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 Nebraska pumpkin picking farms and Halloween festivals for the state of Nebraska. These pumpkin farms offer the best Nebraska pumpkin picking so get some friends or family together and get started picking pumpkins in Nebraska!

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

Take a look at our Pumpkin Picking Tips!

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Skinny Bones Pumpkin Patch

Skinny Bones Pumpkin Patch
3935 Highway 133
Blair, NE
All About Skinny Bones: The idea behind Skinny Bones Pumpkin Patch was the dream and inspiration of a little boy, a little boy with big dreams and...
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Wenninghoff's Farm

Wenninghoff's Farm
6707 Wenninghoff Road
Omaha, NE
About Us:Wenninghoff Farm is a third generation farm independently owned and operated by the Wenninghoff Family in Omaha, Nebraska. Since 1956, Wen...
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Trees, Shrubs and More

Trees, Shrubs and More
3803 Cornhusker Road
Bellevue, NE
About Us: In 1985, in a corn field here in Sarpy County, Trees, Shrubs & More, Inc. was started. It was a very humble beginning. 36th Street w...
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The Pumpkin Barn

The Pumpkin Barn
21008 Highway 92
Council Bluffs, IA
This is the first year The Pumpkin Barn has been opened. We offer a wide variety of things to do for adults and children. Please come and join us t...
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Vala's Pumpkin Patch

Vala's Pumpkin Patch
12102 South 180th Street
Gretna, NE
Our fall festival features a hayrack ride out to the pumpkin field, live entertainment (pig races!), plus hand-dipped caramel apples, savory-sweet ...
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Some pumpkin patch tips for getting the best pumpkin in Nebraska 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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