Twenty-Four Days and Counting…

It’s hard to believe Papa’s Pumpkin Patch will open for the 2013 season in just over three weeks — 24 days to be exact! Monday, Sept. 9 is our opening day and we will be open from 12-7 pm daily until Saturday, Oct. 19. This past week we hosted 50+ volunteers for the United Day…

It’s a Summer “Snow” Fall at Papa’s

Who would have thought? It’s the first day of summer, and it looks like we’ve had a dusting of snow at Papa’s Pumpkin Patch! This “snow” fall is an annual event at Papa’s and for most of the Bismarck-Mandan area…at least where the giant cottonwoods are located. You see, about the middle of June, our…

Look! There’s Bambi in the Front Yard!

Papa used to think kids and puppies were the only ones who knew best what do with sprinklers on hot days. He learned differently this past Saturday when Bambi (or Bambi’s close relative) showed up and romped in the sprinkler and nibbled fresh grass for nearly two hours! For the past few years, we’ve had…