Saturday, Oct. 20: Final Day of the Season!

The sun is shining, and Saturday, Oct. 20 is the final day of the 2018 season at Papa’s Pumpkin Patch. We will be open from 12-7 pm, and all of our extra activities will be available from 12-6 pm. YES! We still have pumpkins at Papa’s. We have small, medium and large pumpkins; a good…

Papa Has “Extras” Planned for Last Week

Thank goodness things warmed up for the final week that Papa’s Pumpkin Patch is open. (Our last day is Saturday, Oct. 20.) To celebrate, we’ll have enough volunteers available to open all of our extra activities on Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 12-6 pm! That means you can enjoy all of the free activities PLUS…

It’s Baaaack! Papa’s UnParade: Oct. 26-27

YES! It’s been nearly 20 years, and it’s time to bring back the Pumpkin UnParade at Papa’s Pumpkin Patch. This year’s event will be held two nights from 6:30 – 11 pm each night on Friday, Oct. 26 and Saturday, Oct. 27. The event is a partnership with the Bismarck Public Schools Foundation to support…

Good Housekeeping Picks Papa’s!

We continue to be amazed and humbled. Good Housekeeping has named Papa’s Pumpkin Patch as part of its ranking of “The Best Pumpkin Patch in Every State.” There’s no question our visitors and volunteers drive us to create a special place for family memories and support of community organizations. Thank you. This accolade is as…

OPEN: Saturday, Sept. 29

Yes we are! Papa’s is open Saturday, Sept. 29 from 12-7 pm. It is damp and cool outside, and we’re grateful it’s calm for now. Dress warm and wear layers. It’s even time to pull out hats and mittens for the littles in the family. We plan to have all of our extra activities open,…

It’s Midco Free Day at Papa’s!

YIPPEE! Wednesday, Sept. 26 from 12-7 pm is Midco Free Day at Papa’s Pumpkin Patch. That means Midco is covering your admission AND they are providing each guest wit $5 in pumpkin cash to use for produce, concessions or extra activities! Yes, all of our extra activities will be open from 12-6 pm. Concessions will…

Papa’s Is Open and Amazing: Sunday, Sept. 16

The forecast says 80 and sunny for Sunday, Sept. 16. Papa and the family of 150+ volunteers are ready to welcome you from 12-7 pm. Know what? It’s AMAZING this year! See you soon, Papa

OPEN: Saturday, Sept. 15 with lots of new produce!

Yes! Papa’s Pumpkin Patch is open Saturday, Sept. 15 from 12-7 pm, and a wonderful group of volunteers helped us unload several of your favorite varieties this morning. You’ll find the great white New Moon pumpkins already available, along with the so-ugly-they’re-cute Warty Goblins. In addition, we have several sizes of orange pumpkins, the small…

Opening Day 2018!!!

It’s here! Sunday, Sept. 9 and Opening Day at Papa’s Pumpkin Patch. We are ready to welcome fall, you and your family beginning at noon. Our season runs from Sept. 9 – Oct. 20, and we are open 12-7 pm daily, weather permitting. It’s been an incredible harvest, and the yards are FULL of beautiful…

Reader’s Digest Picks Papa’s as the Best!

Can you believe it? Reader’s Digest named Papa’s Pumpkin Patch as the best pumpkin patch in North Dakota and one of the best in the country! That puts a smile on Papa’s face for sure. The article has this to say: Not only is it charming, with gorgeous grounds tailor-made for family photos, there are tons…

Papa’s Opens in 14 Sleeps (Sept. 9)!

OMGosh! It’s hard to believe school has started and opening day for Papa’s Pumpkin Patch is just around the corner. It’s in 14 sleeps if you’re keeping track! The 2018 season runs from Sunday, Sept. 9 through Saturday, Oct. 20. We are open from 12-7 pm daily, weather permitting. We are currently scheduling classroom, daycare…

What’s Up at Papa’s Pumpkin Patch?

Each year, guests tell us one of their favorite things about Papa’s is coming to see what is new and different. Well, check out what our friends from Capital Electric Cooperative are doing! Papa brought in the experts to build one of the newest additions to the pumpkin patch for this fall. Not only does…