Papa’s Is Closed for the 2018 Season

Gone in a blink of an eye. That’s how it feels the 2018 season went. Papa’s Pumpkin Patch is closed, and we thank you for your friendship and faithfulness during our season. It was a unique fall with a long stretch of cold, wet days. Like you, Papa and the family were grateful for the…

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…

OPEN at Noon: Papa Is Uncertain for How Long

Papa’s Pumpkin Patch will open at noon on Sunday, Oct. 7. The forecast calls for temperatures in the 30s and rain/snow by mid-day so we expect we will have to close early. We post our intentions on our website and social media sites as soon as possible if we need to close early. Get out…

OPEN: Papa’s Is Open Saturday, Oct. 6!

Get out your winter gear, and get ready to get messy. Papa’s Pumpkin Patch is OPEN Saturday, Oct. 6! We can hardly believe the snow and rain we’ve had this past week. Still, today’s forecast says calm and near 40. Our season is winding down, and there are only 14 days left — our last…

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…

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…

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…

2018 Season: Sept. 9 – Oct. 20

Oh boy! It feels like it’s just around the corner. Papa’s will open for 2018 — our 36th season — on Sunday, Sept. 9 at noon. We plan to be open from 12-7 daily, weather permitting, through Saturday, Oct. 20, and have we got some fun, new additions for you! We can hardly wait to…

Papa’s Pumpkin Patch Is Closed

It’s been an amazing season, and we have you to thank for it. Papa’s Pumpkin Patch is closed for 2017. Next, we will finalize our plans to support 60+ charitable organizations with a focus on families and education. We hope to exceed $100,000 in contributions this year! Thank you for sharing your family, your friends…