Two Things to Bring to Papa’s: Sunscreen and Bug Spray

The sun is shining, the sky is blue, and it’s a great day to be outside. If you plan to visit us at Papa’s Pumpkin Patch, we are open Saturday, Sept. 27 from 12-7 pm, and there’s two things you should be sure to pack: sunscreen and bug spray. Even though it’s late September there’s…

The Squash Are Arriving!

A cooler, wetter August has made for a late harvest at Papa’s Pumpkin Patch. That means almost daily we are getting more produce. Today, we unloaded our most popular varieties of squash: buttercup and spaghetti. We also have acorn squash, and we expect to get hubbard, carnival, butternut and turban in the next two weeks….

Thursdays Are Special At Papa’s!

How’s your Thursday evening look? Say between 5-7 pm? Papa asks because Thursday evenings from 5-7 pm are special at Papa’s, and we offer all of our extra weekend activities then. That means you’ll find 20+ free activities, and we will also offer concessions, zip lines, pedal carts, horse-drawn hay rides, pony rides and two…

Papa’s Polar Patch Is Closed for the Weekend

Both the temperatures and the wind chills are in the negatives today so Papa’s Polar Patch will be closed Saturday, Jan. 4. The forecast looks the same (or colder) for Sunday as well. We’ve had requests to be open additional weekends this winter. We certainly have the snow for it; the winter weather is our…

WOOT! WOOT! Papa’s Polar Patch Is Open!!

It’s Friday, Jan. 3. It’s supposed to hit 40 degrees today. And Papa’s Polar Patch is (finally) open! There is a blizzard warning starting at 6 pm tonight so if there’s any chance to have some fun at the polar patch, it’s this afternoon. The warming house will be toasty; the horse-drawn sleigh rides will…