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Pumpkin Picking & Pumpkin Patches Guide for IL

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

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

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

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Bountiful Blessings Farm Produce

Bountiful Blessings Farm Produce
15565 McGirr Road
Hinckley, IL
2016 is the sixth season at Bountiful Blessings, and even though the business started in 2011, Bountiful Blessings brings a lot of experience to th...
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Jonamac Orchard

Jonamac Orchard
19412 Shabbona Road
Malta, IL
Mission: Our mission is to provide our visitors with a safe, clean, fun and memorable family fall experience. We hope you will bring your family o...
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Yaeger's Farm Market

Yaeger's Farm Market
14643 State Route 38
De Kalb, IL
About Us Yaeger's Farm Market was established in 1967 by David Yaeger. He began with a small 10 foot by 12 foot greenhouse in which he grew plants...
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Kuipers Family Farm

Kuipers Family Farm
1N318 Watson Road
Maple Park, IL
About Us: In 1998 Wade and Kim Kuipers opened their 71 acre pumpkin patch to the public in the hopes that families would enjoy the simple pleasure...
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Wiltse's Farm Produce

Wiltse's Farm Produce
50 West 379 Route 38
Maple Park, IL
About Us: Wiltse’s Farm Produce is a family owned and operated farm. Our family farm is four generations strong selling farm fresh produce i...
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Sycamore Pumpkin Festival

Sycamore Pumpkin Festival
PO Box 262
Sycamore, IL
Our Mission: The Sycamore Pumpkin Festival Committee is responsible for coordinating the annual Sycamore Pumpkin Festival, a family oriented festiv...
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Some pumpkin patch tips for getting the best pumpkin in Illinois 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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