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!

Yes! Papa’s Is Open for Midco FREE Day!

We asked the experts — Kevin, Bob and Stuart — and these minions say: YES! Papa’s Pumpkin Patch will be open Thursday, Sept. 15 from 12-7 pm for Midco Free Day. Midco Day means our friends at Midco are covering your admission to Papa’s (a $4 value), AND guests receive $5 in pumpkin cash to use…

Saturday, Oct. 3: Papa’s Is Closed

The rain has started coming down and according to weather radar, it will continue throughout the day. Papa is closing his pumpkin patch for Saturday, Oct. 3. When it’s wet like this, the parking lot becomes a muddy mess, and we aren’t able to open all of our extra activities due to safety issues. We welcome the…

The Sounds of a Morning Walk at Papa’s

Nothing beats an early morning walk in the summer. The air is crisp and fresh; the temperatures cool enough that there’s a heavy dew that sparkles in the sunshine all across the fields. And this morning was made extra special by the North Dakota summer sounds: pheasants, morning doves and Papa’s favorite, the meadowlark. The…

The Best Country Drive Around Town!

Each spring, it creates itself anew, practically before our eyes. This spring is no different, and the rain the last couple of days has certainly helped it along. Papa is talking about the beautiful tree tunnel that arches over Sandy River Drive, one of the main roads to Papa’s Pumpkin Patch. It’s the best country drive…