Whether you’re looking to make a delicious pie or a spooky jack o’ lantern, October would not be complete without a trip to pick the perfect pumpkin. Grab your coat and check out our local Ann Arbor area picks for this fun fall activity.
Hours: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 10-6pm
Address: 5335 Dexter Rd, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103
Interesting Information: Wing Farms was originally founded in 1852 by James Wing and is still going strong. The farm is comprised of 205 acres, including the homestead. Today, corn, soybeans and hay are the main crops – along with their famous Giant Pumpkins! Be sure to check out the gift shop and free hayrides run on the hour.
Alber Orchard & Cider Mill
Hours: Tuesday – Friday, 12pm – 6pm; Saturday, 9am – 6pm; and Sunday, 10pm – 6pm
Address: 13011 Bethel Church Road, Manchester, MI, 48158
Interesting Information: Alber Orchard has a variety of family-friendly activities, including a 7-acre corn maze, childrens play area, straw maze, farm animals, and hayrides. Take home a few pumpkins and choose from almost 100 varieties of locally grown apples.
DeBuck’s Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch
Hours: Friday, 5pm – 9pm; Saturday, 12pm – 9pm; and Sunday, 12pm – 6pm
Address: 50240 Martz Road, Belleville, MI, 48111
Interesting Information: There’s something for everyone at DeBuck’s! Along with the typical fall favorites like a giant corn maze and pumpkin patch, they also offer go-kart racing, corn cannons, petting farm, giant slide, and plenty of food. Take a wagon ride to the 18 acre pumpkin patch to pick your own pumpkin of any size.
Wiard’s Orchards and County Fair
Hours: See Website for Hours and Prices of Various Attractions
Address: 5565 Merritt Road, Ypsilanti, MI, 48197
Interesting Information: Wiard’s Cider Mill and Apple Orchard has been delighting families in SE Michigan for over 175 years. They offer a u-pick pumpkin patch, as well as orchards, cider mill, corn maze, petting farm and pony rides, haunted barn, and much more. Please keep in mind that admission is charged for some activities on some days. Check their website for complete information.
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