Final Days and Final Pumpkins

This is the last week Papa’s Pumpkin Patch will be open for the 2017 season, and we are quickly selling out of many varieties. Here’s an update as of Monday, Oct. 16: We have only a handful left of the large white pumpkins – New Moons. There are less than 100 of our large orange…

Only 9 Days Left in the 2017 Season!

Papa can’t believe it! There are only 9 days left in the 2017 season. Our last day will be Saturday, Oct. 21. Until then, Papa’s Pumpkin Patch will be open from 12-7 pm daily, weather permitting. Here’s what you can expect in the last days of an amazing pumpkin season: Thursday, Oct. 12 and Oct….

Tons of Fun at Papa’s!

One of the things we hear most often from first-time guests to Papa’s Pumpkin Patch goes something like this: you are a LOT more than just a pumpkin patch! Truth is, that warms our hearts. It also reminds us that we better let you what there really is to do on a visit to Papa’s…

Thursdays 5-7 pm Are Family Night

It might be one of the best-kept and unintended secrets at Papa’s Pumpkin Patch: Thursdays from 5-7 pm are Family Night, and here’s what that means. Each Thursday evening, Papa welcomes guests to enjoy all of the free activities PLUS all of the weekend’s special activities, too. You’ll enjoy the marketplace of pumpkins and great…

So Much Fun!!!

Papa is REALLY excited about a new addition to the pumpkin patch this fall. In fact, he’s so excited he’s jumping up and down…literally…on his new ginormous jumping pad! Think Olympic-sized swimming pool with room for you and all of your friends, young and old, to play at the same time. Papa started researching his…

Planning to Play at Papa’s? Schedule Now and Save $$$!

Papa plans to open his Polar Patch in just over two weeks! From Friday, Dec. 26 through Sunday, Jan. 4, Papa and the family hope you’ll plan a visit between 12 and 5 pm daily for some great outdoor play. The big red barn becomes a warming house, and outside you’ll find horse-drawn sleigh rides,…

Thursdays Are Special At Papa’s!

How’s your Thursday evening look? Say between 5-7 pm? Papa asks because Thursday evenings from 5-7 pm are special at Papa’s, and we offer all of our extra weekend activities then. That means you’ll find 20+ free activities, and we will also offer concessions, zip lines, pedal carts, horse-drawn hay rides, pony rides and two…

Friday, Sept 19: It’s Midcontinent Day at Papa’s!

Mark you calendar and make plans to join your friends at Papa’s Pumpkin Patch on Friday, Sept. 19. It’s the second annual Midcontinent FREE Day at Papa’s from 12-7 pm! That’s right. If you visit Papa’s Pumpkin Patch on Friday, Sept. 19, Midcontinent is covering your admission ($4 value/person), and they are generously providing $5…

Go BIG or Go Home!

Have you heard the saying, “Go Big or Go Home?” Well, Papa’s going BIG this time with some help from our new-found friends at North American Coal’s Falkirk Mine. It took a semi to bring these babies back to Papa, but boy are they gonna to be some kind of fun! It all started last…

Weekend Parties at Papa’s Are the Best!

Planning a fall birthday party or family gathering and want a great outdoor location loaded with fun? Papa’s weekend scheduler is ready to help you plan the perfect event. Beginning Sunday, Sept. 14 through Sunday, Oct. 18, you can reserve a party shelter for 10-30 people at Papa’s. To learn more about hosting your party…

We’re Ready for Fun Today, Friday, Dec. 27!

It seems odd to say it, but it already feels warm outside. Papa’s Polar Patch is ready and waiting for visitors, starting at 12 pm today, Friday, Dec. 27! We will be open from 12-5 pm. Many thanks to local media — KFYR TV, the Bismarck Tribune and KXMB TV. They visited Papa’s on opening…

Check Out Papa’s Map of Activities for 2013

There’s strength in the name Papa’s Pumpkin Patch. Folks realize we have pumpkins, and once they visit, they find out we have LOTS of pumpkins! There’s also a challenge in our name: it really should say Papa’s Pumpkin Patch…and a whole lot more. Here’s what we mean. When you visit Papa’s, you find a wide…