This article was written in 2009, so check with each farm to confirm they are still providing this service!
It’s that time of the year again when Fall is upon us bringing thoughts of falling leaves, cooling temperatures, and Where To Go Pumpkin Picking on Long Island!
Call each farm to confirm all the information is accurate, and ENJOY your trip to the pumpkin field!
Albert H. Schmitt Family Farms
6 Bagatelle Road
- Borellas Farm Stand – pumpkin patch-pick in the field, corn maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, face painting, Bouncy castle or moon bounce, school tours
485 Edgewood Ave, Saint James, NY 11780. Phone: 631.862.7330. Open: Beginning October 2 2009; Friday , Saturday, Sunday from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm throughout The Month of October enjoy Fall Festival pumpkin picking (on the vine), hay rides , roasted corn , corn maze , and more. Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard. All vegetables are pre-picked. (UPDATED: June 15, 2009)
- Davis Peach Farm – Pick-your-own apples, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, prepicked produce, restrooms
561 Hulse-landing Road, Wading River, NY 11792. Phone: 631-929-1115. Directions: Long Island Expressway to exit 68 north. Travel north on the William-Floyd Parkway until the END at route 25-a. Make a right turn onto route 25-a heading east until you come to Sound Avenue. Make a left onto sound avenue and travel to the first traffic light. Make a left at that light onto Hulse-Landing Road and travel north about a quarter of a mile. Entrance is on the left. GPS users type in Wildwood State Park since its on the way to the park and beach. Crops are usually available in June, July, August, September, October. Open: July thru October call the farmstand for daily hours of operation. Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard. We provide a full line of fresh daily picked long island vegetables and fruits as well as cider, fresh cut flowers, berries and fall decorations.
- Fairview Farms – corn maze
Horsemill Lane, Water Mill, NY 11976. Phone: (631) 537-6154. Call before coming! Enjoy the beauty of over seven acres of corn ten feet tall. Come visit the maze, located near Bridgehampton, Long Island. Call 1st.
- Fritz Lewin Farms – pumpkin patch-pick in the field, tractor-pulled hay rides, Pick-your-own apples, prepicked produce
1989 Sound Avenue, Baiting Hollow, NY 11933. Phone: 631-727-3346. Directions: Take exit 71 off the Long Island Expressway Make left off the exit onto Edwards Ave. Go straight down Edwards Ave. about 4 miles till you get to the corner of Sound Ave., make left onto Sound Ave. then we are 1/4 mile down on the left side. (BIG RED BARN) Crops are usually available in June, July, August, September, October, November. Open: HOURS: 8a.m TO 4p.m for pick your own and 8a.m to 6p.m for the farm stand. Open 7 days a week. Payment: Cash, only.
- Fairview Farm – pumpkins, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, corn maze, corn cannon, prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
69 Horsemill Lane, Bridgehampton, NY 11932. Phone: 631-537-6154. Directions: Long Island Expressway to exit 70 south. Sunrise Highway to end at Southampton. Continue past railroad tracks. Take next left at light one mile past Water Mill. Turn left onto Mecox Road. Left at 2nd stop sign. Right onto Horsemill Lane. Crops are usually available in September, October. Open: Fridays 2 to 6 Saturdays 10 to 6 Sundays 11 to 6 corn maze and pumpkins: September and October Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard, AmEx.
- FW Schmitt Farms – pumpkins, pumpkin patch, hayrides (free), corn maze, pony rides, farm animals, also pick your own vegetables.
Walt Whitman Road, Melville, NY and 26 PineLawn Road, Melville, NY 11747. Phone: 631-271-3276. Directions: 2 locations with DIFFERENT attractions: Traveling east on 495, get off Exit 49 (Rt 110); as soon as you get off the ramp, go to the first light and turn right (Pinelawn Road); parking is on the right. The farm is huge; you can see it as you get off the L.I.E. Open: 7 days a week from 9 am to 4 pm. Also a straw pyramid, 30′ slide. Phone: 631-271-FARM. Call first for more details.
- Greenland Family Farms – pumpkins
17155 County Rd. #48, Cutchogue N.Y. 11935. Phone: 631-734-5791
- Harbes Family Farms- pumpkins, corn maze, hayrides, minimaze, more!
Multiple locations: Route 48 (247 Sound Ave.), Mattituck, NY 11952. Phone: 631-298-2054. Phone: (631) 298-0800. Email: email@example.com Open September 4th thru October 31st.
Route 25 (Main Road), Jamesport, NY. Phone: 631-722-8546; and Route 25 (Main Road), Cutchogue, NY. Phone: 631-734-7703 Expanded the maze to eight acres! Come match wits with “Wild West Corn Maze.” Located in scenic North Fork, Long Island. At both locations: U-Pick Pumpkins, SuperSweet Corn, Tomatoes, Homemade Candy Apples, Roasted Corn, Our Own Mums. Mini Maze for the Little Ones, Picnic Tables, Cornstalks, Hay Bales, and Other Fall Decorations For Your Home, Plenty of Parking, Comfortable, Clean Rest Rooms. At the Mattituck location only: Pony rides beginning Memorial Day Sunday from 12:00-4:00pm. (no rides available if it is raining or the temperature is over 90 degrees).
- Krupski’s Pumpkin Farms – pumpkins
38030 Main Road, Peconic, NY. Phone: 631-734-6847.
- The Milk Pail Farm and Orchard- pumpkins, pick-your-own apples, wagon rides
Montauk Highway Between Water Mill & Bridgehampton, NY. Phone: 631-537-2565. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: The U-Pick Apple & Pumpkin Farm is open every Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Monday Holidays from 10am to 5:30. We do not have public restrooms. Dogs are no longer allowed on the farm.
Directions: from the Long Island Expressway: Heading East on 495 take exit 70 (Manorville) to Rte. 111, At the end of Rte. 111 follow onto Rte 27 (Sunrise Highway/Montauk Highway), Follow Rte. 27 East through the towns of Southampton and Water Mill, After passing through Water Mill look for The Milk Pail on the left side of the highway about 1 ½ miles, Immediately after The Milk Pail make a right onto Mecox Road, Follow Mecox Road about 1 ¼ miles to the “T”, At the “T” make a left and follow the signs and make a right onto Horsemill Lane.
- Rottkamp’s Fox Hollow Farm – Pick your own strawberries, pumpkins.
143 Sound Avenue, Calverton, NY 11933. Phone: 516-727-1786.
- Seven Ponds Orchard – Pick your own apples, raspberries, corn maze, hayrides
65 Seven Ponds Road, Water Mill, NY. Phone: 631-726-8015. Many children-related activities and features. Picnic area, 5 acre corn maze, hayrides, magic talking apple, etc. open July – November 9 am to 6 pm. Directions: take 27 east to the sixth traffic light past the end of the divided hwy. turn left at the 6th light onto David’s Whites Lane and right onto Seven Ponds road, then 500 ft on the left. Many varieties of apples: Gala, Ginger Gold, McIntosh, Honeycrisp, Macoun, Fuji, Cortland, Empire, Jonagold, Red / Golden Delicious, Cameo, Mutsu, and Granny Smith.
- Stakeys Pumpkin Farm – pumpkins
West Lane, Aquebogue, NY 11931. Phone: 631-722-3467. Fax: (631-722-8118. Email at: email@example.com. Directions: On the website Open September, October. Our hours are: 10 AM to 6 pm Pumpkins September 25-October 30 Gourds
- White Post Farm – pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, train rides, corn maze, straw or hay bale maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
250 Old Country Road, Melville, NY 11747. Phone: 631-351-9373. Fax: 631-424-4872. Directions: long island expressway to exit 49 north, proceed 1 mile north to old country road, make right turn, we are half mile up on right side. Crops are usually available in April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December. Open: hours of operation are 9 am to 6:30 pm Monday to Friday, 9 am to 6 pm on Saturday and Sunday. Farm market is open year round. ANIMAL FARM IS OPEN APRIL THROUGH OCTOBER.
- Wickham’s Fruit Farm – Pick your own strawberries, apples, raspberries, cherries, peaches, pumpkins
Route 25, Cutchogue, NY 11935. Phone: 516-734-6441. Roadside market offers a large variety of fresh produce as well as other food items such as fresh pressed cider, pies, etc. Group tours of the farm can be arranged. Also hayrides, Picnic area, Apple and pumpkin picking. picking hours are 9am to 4pm Monday-Saturday, closed on Sundays. Directions: Take the Long Island Expressway east to the last exit (73). Continue east on Route 58 (which becomes Route 25) for 14 miles (no turns). Wickham’s Fruit Farm is on the right hand side after the red light in Cutchogue.
- Woodside Nursery and Garden Center Inc – pumpkins, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, haunted house, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, face painting, Bouncy castle or moon bounce, birthday parties, school tours
134 E Woodside Ave, Patchogue, NY 11772. Phone: 631 758-1491. Fax: 631 447-9792. Open: Open 9am to 6pm 7 days per week. Directions: From Sunrise Highway: Take exit 53 (Rt 112) North about 1 mile. Just after the 7-11 make a right onto Woodside Avenue (County Road 99) Located three quarters of a mile on the right side. From Long Island Expressway: Take exit 64 (Rt 112) South about 1 mile. Look for CVS on left corner then make a left onto Woodside Avenue (County Road 99) We are located three quarters of a mile on the Right side. Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Serving Long Island since 1987. We bring Halloween Fall activities to the entire family. Over four and a half acres big we offer a full line up of Halloween Family Fun. We have our Outdoor child friendly exhibit our Indoor Famous Haunted Tunnel, Family Scarecrow Making, Balloon Bounce, Face painting, Mining for Gold, Roasted Corn, Pumpkin Picking and Arts and Crafts. Mums, cabbage and kale, pansies, corn stalks, gourds, hay bales, decorations, gift items, candy, Jelly apples and more.
So go and Enjoy!