It's that time of the year again, the time to see who has the most sincere pumpkin patch in hopes that the Great Pumpkin will visit. While you may not have your own sincere patch, plenty of King County farms have patches filled with bright orange squashes.
Here is a by-no-means-complete list (although Patch tried to search out all pumpkin patches out there) of pumpkin patches in King County:
- Camp Korey at Carnation Farm - Pumpkin patch, fall festival every weekend in October, 28901 NE Carnation Farm Road, Carnation. Open Saturday and Sunday through October 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Carpinito Brothers Farm - U-Pick pumpkin patch and corn maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, 6868 S. 277th St., Kent. Open daily 9 a.m. to dusk. U-Pick Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze is open Sept. 29 through Oct. 31. This year’s maze shows the logo of both WSU and UW!
- Dr. Maze's Corn Maze and Pumpkin Farm - Pumpkin patch-pick in the field, corn maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, farm market, food, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, 15410 NE 124th St., Redmond. October hours are Friday and Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Enciso Family Farms - Pumpkin patch-pick in the field, food, picnic area,19417 196th Ave. SE, Renton.
- Fall City Farms- Pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, 3636 Neal Road, Fall City, October hours, Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sundays 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Jubilee Farm - Pumpkins, horse-drawn covered-wagon rides, hay rides, hay-bale maze, 229 W. Snoqualmie River Rd. NE, Carnation.
- Mosby Farm- Farm Stand and CSA – The farm's corn maze this year is a rooster. In addition to the pumpkin patch-pick in the field, corn maze, there is a flashlight maze tour on Oct. 29, 12747-b South East Green Valley Road, Auburn.
- Remlinger Farms – Tickets for the Fall Festival are on sale, 32610 NE 32nd St., Carnation.
- Thomasson Family Farm - Pumpkins, a harvest festival and more, 38223 236th Ave. SE, Enumclaw.
- A Pumpkin Patch at Trinity Tree Farm - Pumpkins for sale in the shop or farm stand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, 14237 228th Ave. SE, Issaquah.
- V2Farm - Corn maze, pumpkin patch, 20613 SE 436th St., Enumclaw.