Norfolk County is located 90 minutes southwest of Toronto. Turn up with your own pumpkin and enter it into the competition, see the extra large carved pumpkins and scarecrows with pumpkin heads. During the summer months we run our Farm Mud Run obstacle course, and Christmas Trees are on sale direct to the public from our retail sites in December. Many sizes, colours and shapes of pumpkins can be purchased at farm markets across Norfolk County, as well as at farmers markets in Simcoe on Thursdays and Port Dover on Saturdays. The pumpkin field was huge! Never having cooked before Guy began to live off beans and toast and very quickly got bored! This farm has a huge field with plump pumpkins of varying personalities and sizes to choose from. Come and select your own straight from the field.
These more unusual pumpkins are also sold for use in harvest festivals, shop window displays and Thanksgiving. By Brett Taylor Photography via Shutterstock The White House Farm ~Norfolk Enjoy a day at the pumpkin patch at the just outside Norwich. Directions: Situated between Fakenham and Burnham Market on the B1355 just off the A148 Kings Lynn to Fakenham Road. Lovely farm shop with great produce. The working farm offers a variety of fruits and vegetables that can be picked, including strawberries, asparagus and potatoes. For information on prices and availability call 01493 740236.
Luckily there were several signs reassuring us we were on the right track! Here is a small round-up of the best pumpkin patches in Norfolk. Wish we had more places like this back home. I wish I had visited sooner. While at , you can participate in classes about decorating pumpkins or canning. New Circus Attraction for 2018 The team at Undley Farm Events is delighted to announce that it has clubbed together with Foolhardy Circus Entertainers to bring a circus skills workshops and show to the 2018 Undley Pumpkin Patch.
This was full so we sat oitside on the floor and enjoyed a rustic picnic in the straw. This month is all about pumpkins and squashes. Make it a family day out, bring a picnic or enjoy the wonderful freshly cooked food from the Wizard Farm Café. Halloween is creeping closer — orange pumpkins, orange leaves and orange sunsets. Foxes Farm Produce run a Farm Mud Run, a Corn Maze in the summer and are farmers of Pumpkins and Christmas Trees. We had a lovely lunch, jacket potatoes filled with tuna with scrummy hot chocolates followed by the most yummy lemon drizzle cake.
We offer a 12 acre Maize Maze and a large play area for all ages — you'll have plenty to do. More Ideas for Days out with the Kids in East Anglia In North Norfolk, — check out the calendar for Halloween Themed Events during Half Term Pumpkin season allows us all kinds of places to visit, some with fun activities in addition to pumpkin picking, and others that make picking pumpkins fun. Maize mazes usually open in July. Adam absolutely loved pumpkin picking and had a huge smile on his face throughout the visit. Although Guy enjoyed this time was precious and because the pumpkins proved to be the most popular of all the farm grown vegetables he decided that these would be the new focus of Foxes Farm Produce! Also making a return again this year will be the popular covered pumpkin shaped bouncy castle.
When Guy returned from university he began work as an agricultural land agent and spent almost all of his spare time growing vegetables and progressing his farming business. Updates for June 2019 Most pumpkin patches and maize mazes usually open by late August, some earlier! This year situated near The Field of Fun is our new Snack Shack where you can purchase a quick snack, drink or ice cream! Pumpkin fields-ive never seen so many pumpkins. White House Farm is a very idyllic place just a couple of miles around the corner from us and where our family used to pick strawberries many moons ago. A superb range of award winning refreshments are available from the Skylark Cafe with something to tempt every taste. We think it could weigh as much as my father, about 11 stones. They were home made and perfect. Blue Boar Lane, Sprowston, Norwich.
Toilets are portaloos at the entrance. I feel this will become a family tradition and the White House Farm is the perfect venue for it. There are 100s of pumpkins to choose from, but as well as that there are bouncy castles even a pumpkin shaped one! Adam had his eyes on his own little pumpkin and managed to carry it from the far side of the field back to the car. The second is a farm inspired obstacle course offering an inflatable landscape to climb over, under and through. I have never considered going pumpkin picking before. Take a look at this pumpkin patch review from to see what you can expect.
Adam was in his element running between each pumpkin and attempting to pick them up. Sundays 10 am — 11. Take a box or binbag for your car to get the pumpkins home. We had a lovely browse around the shops. No, or it is not applicable Payment: Cash, only. No dogs we love dogs, but the fruit and vegetables have to be clean! Having been bombarded last year on facebook with happy pictures of children at Undley pumpkin patch i had been lookong forward to this for a whole year. We grow thousands of pumpkins annually and each year we plant thousands of Christmas trees to add to our ever growing Christmas Tree Forest! You can pay by cash or card.
From A1 Southbound, turn off into Alwalton and follow signs to Chesterton. Over these days Perfect Pose Photography will also be on hand to take a snapshot of you and your family in amongst the pumpkins should you wish. Ice Creams are on sale until 5. Attractions for 2018, supported by a huge staff , include a new for 2018 circus attraction, two huge inflatables — a last man standing sweeper game and a farm-inspired assault course. Picking your own pumpkin is a fabulous experience for families, both old and young.
They are open Monday — Friday 8:30-4 and Saturday 8:30-12, but will be open weekends in October from the 21st for extra pumpkin picking. You can switch off these cookies easily if you wish follow the read more link for more information and how to. Acreage for the crop has decreased slightly over the past five years, but Norfolk County remains the leading pumpkin-growing region in Ontario. The site is cash only but this year they have brought in a cash machine — yay! There was plenty of food choice. There is something particularly special about picking your own pumpkin.