There Are Lots of Reasons to Love North Dakota

This past week with loads of sunshine and 80-degree temps has been perfect for growing pumpkins…and corn…and squash and gourds. All of the things that make for a perfect pumpkin patch. Summer is in full swing along the Missouri River, and driving into town last week, Papa couldn’t help but notice the lush grass along…

A Blessing in Disguise

Dear Papa, My husband, John, took our 3 sons to your Pumpkin Patch yesterday (Friday). Our boys LOVE the corn crib and could go every day just for that. Our budget is very tight right now and him taking the kids yesterday was a stretch, but made lasting memories. He inquired about the train rides…

Papa’s Pumpkin Patch Opens 1 Week from Today!

WOOT! WOOT! Papa’s Pumpkin Patch opens 1 week from today! That’s right. Monday, Sept. 10 at noon, Papa’s will be open for the season. This weekend, here’s a bit of what we’ve been doing to get ready: putting up flags and banners; getting Papa’sville in place; working on the corn maze (yes, Papa has a…

The Corn Maze Is Planted!

Papa’s got his corn maze in the ground and we should begin to see shoots in the next two weeks! Fingers crossed we’ll have 3-4 acres of 6′ tall corn you can run and play in!