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…

Birthdays are the Best at Papa’s!

It doesn’t get much better (or easier) than planning a birthday party at Papa’s. If you need to plan a party for someone in the family this fall, we’d love to have you host your gathering at Papa’s Pumpkin Patch. Our season is from Sunday, Sept. 9 through Saturday, Oct. 20, and we can schedule…

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…

A Great Day to “Pumpkin”

It’s Sunday morning, Sept. 17, and it’s a great day to be at a pumpkin patch. The air is crisp, the sun is bright, and the fall produce is glistening with early dew. Papa’s Pumpkin Patch will be open today from 12-7 pm and we look forward to welcoming you!

AAA Living Names Papa’s “One of the Best”

Papa says Thank You to AAA Living for recognizing Papa’s Pumpkin Patch as “one of the best” pumpkin patches in North Dakota. Papa’s is included in a section of the September/October 2017 issue of the regional magazine. There are a lot of big ideas that Papa and the family come up with during the off…

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…

Getting Ready for a Sea of Orange

It’s the crazy, lazy, hazy days of summer, and still, Papa and the family can’t help but notice the calendar points to opening day for Papa’s Pumpkin Patch in just 43 sleeps. That’s right! Papa’s will open for our 2017 season at noon on Sunday, Sept. 10 through Saturday, Oct. 21. We will be open…

Look What’s in Store for You at Papa’s!

Our growers say the fields of pumpkins, squash, gourds and melons (new addition this year) are looking great! We anticipate we will bring in over 500,000 pounds of produce during our season which runs from Sept. 9 through Oct. 20, 2018.  Papa thought you might like a sneak peek at some of what’s planned for…

Travel Channel Names Papa’s in Top 10

Now here’s something that makes Papa’s face light up: Travel Channel has named Papa’s Pumpkin Patch as one of the top 10 pumpkin patches in the U.S.! We’re in good company, and grateful to be acknowledged in this way. Papa’s has been included in several nation-wide rankings of the best pumpkin patches in the country. Yahoo!,…

The Start of a New Family Tradition

Some really cool things happen at Papa’s Pumpkin Patch. And then this evening, there was THIS! A young couple came in the entrance, looking like most couples that choose to spend some time together outdoors on a picture-perfect evening. We’re not even sure how long they were meandering through the pumpkin patch when it happened….

Saturday, Sept. 17: Open and Ready for You!

During fall in North Dakota, the forecast doesn’t get much better than “calm, sunny and 79 degrees.” That’s the forecast for Saturday, Sept. 17, and Papa’s Pumpkin Patch is open from 12-7 pm. We ask $4/person admission. Toddlers two years and under are free. If you BYOW (Bring Your Own Wagon), you also get one…

Papa’s Is Closed Friday, Sept. 16

One day of rain (yesterday) we can handle. Two days of rain means Papa’s Pumpkin Patch is closed Friday, Sept. 16. There’s just too much mud. We apologize for any inconvenience, and we look forward to seeing you over the weekend. The forecast for Saturday and Sunday is promising!