Pumpkin Patches in Northwest Arkansas

Where can you find the best pumpkins? Check out this list of places in Northwest Arkansas for the best around!

McGarrah Farms Rivercrest Orchard
2991 Dead Horse Mountain Road Fayetteville, AR 72701 | (479) 208-2692
Operating Dates: September 10 – October 30
Hours: Thursdays & Fridays 12 pm – 8 pm Saturdays & Sundays 10 am – 8 pm
Activities include: In addition to a Corn Maze, Pumpkin Patch, and Sunflower Patch, they have Apple Blasters, Bounce Pillows, Low Ropes Course, Barrel Train, Hayrides, Ziplines, Grain Train, Trackless Train, Corn Cribs, Fall Ball Zone, Barn Chute Slide, Bumper Cars, and a 6-acre Barnyard Play Area.
Additional Info: Ticket(s) and time reservation required for entry (children under 2 years of age are free!). Tickets may be purchased, and time slots may be reserved at RivercrestOrchard.com. Pumpkins sold separately. No outside food or drinks

Vanzant Farms
3705 E. HWY 264 Lowell, AR 72745 | (479) 756-3152
Dates of Operation: September 26 – October 31
Hours: Monday-Saturday 8am to 6pm, Closed on Sundays
Activities include: pumpkin patch​

McGarrah Farms
14804 Miser Road Pea Ridge, AR 72751 | (479) 640-3257
Operating Dates: September 24 – October 31
Hours: Closed on Tuesdays. Monday, Wednesday-Thursday 1pm - 6pm, Saturday 10am - 6pm, Sunday 12pm - 6pm 
Activities include: Mule Train Ride, Tall Grass Maze cut by Farmer McGarrah, Tractor Pulled Hayrides, Picnic Area, Haystacks, Hay Tunnels, Bounce Pads, Ball Zone, Ziplines, and more!
Additional Info: Admission is $12/person (children under 2 years of age are free!) Pumpkins sold separately.

Farmland Adventures
5355 Parsons Road Springdale, AR 72764 | (479) 799-5033
Operating Dates: September 9 – November 5
Hours: Thursday 3pm to 9:30pm (October Only), Friday 1pm to 9:30pm, Saturday 9am to 9:30pm, Closed on Sundays
Activities include: pumpkin patch, petting farm, pony rides, straw bale maze, hay bale pyramid, corn box, giant corn maze, mini corn mazes, wagon rides, pedal karts, pig races, human foosball, tire play area, spider web, flashlight nights, campfires for groups, and more!
Additional Info: Ticket(s) required for entry (children under 2 years of age are free!). Tickets may be purchased, at farmlandadventures.com. Pumpkins sold separately. Giant corn maze closes an hour before the farm closes.

Ozark Fall Fest

Ranalli Farms Pumpkin Patch
1960 W. Henri De Tonti Boulevard Springdale, AR 72764 | (479) 361-1313
Operating Dates: September 26 – November 4
Hours: Monday-Saturday 8:30am to 7pm, Sunday 12pm to 5pm
Activites include: pumpkin patch, photo op area, and games.
Free Admission!

Reagan Family Farm
241 E. 13th Street Fayetteville, AR 72701 | (479) 443-5529
Operating Dates: September 27 – October 31
Hours: Tuesday-Friday 4pm to dark, Saturday 10am to 6pm, Sunday 10am to 4pm, closed on Mondays.
Activities include: pumpkin patch​, corn stalk bundles, straw bales, beautiful mums, treats from local bakers, cool cider for warm-weather visits and hot cider for cool-weather visits.
Free Admission!

Sequoyah UMC Youth Pumpkin Patch
1910 Old Wire Road Fayetteville, AR 72703 | (479) 442-8677
Operating Dates: October 1 – October 31
Hours: Sunday-Friday 12pm to 7pm, Saturday 10am to 7pm
Activities include: pumpkin patch, photo ops
Additional Info: Free entry. This is a fundraising event to benefit Sequoyah UMC Youth Missions and the Navajo Indian Reservation in New Mexico.

Bella Vista United Lutheran Church
100 Cooper Road Bella Vista, AR 72715 | (479) 855-1325
Operating Dates: October 14 - October 15
Hours: Friday 11am to 8pm, Saturday 9am to 3pm
Activites include: pumpkin patch, arts & crafts

Haunted Houses

In the mood for something a little scarier? Check out these haunted houses around NWA:

The Asylum Haunted House 
210 N. Main Street Cave SpringsAR 72718
Operating Dates: September 30, Every Friday & Saturday in October
Hours: 7 pm – midnight | Family Night is Thursday, October 27 from 7 pm – 10 pm | Halloween Night 7 pm – 10 pm
Additional Info: They were VOTED #2 Haunt in ARKANSAS by Scare Factor in 2017, & Voted Best Haunt in Northwest Arkansas for 2014 & 2015 By Halloween Express. They will not touch you and you cannot touch them. They recommend that you do NOT bring small children to the haunted house. No refunds. $20 general admission. Ticket required for entry. Tickets may be purchased at http://www.theasylumhauntedhouse.net. 

Nightmares Haunted House
3706 NW Frontage Road BentonvilleAR 72712
Operating Dates: September 23, 24, & 30 | Every Friday & Saturday in October & Halloween Night
Hours: Dusk - 11pm
Additional Info: Tickets required for entry. General Admission - $20 or Fast Pass - $35. Includes a short bus ride. Nightmares Haunted House is an intense, high-energy haunted attraction that uses the latest technology.  They are a crew of volunteers that have been creating the nightmares of the citizens in Northwest Arkansas since 1987.  The proceeds from the Haunted House go to the Bentonville Breakfast Lions Club - which then donates it back to the community. Tickets are available for purchase at https://nightmareshauntedhouse.net.

Modern Mission Laser Tag & Indoor Battlefield - Zombie Battleground
3484 E. Joyce Boulevard Fayetteville, AR 72703 | (479) 595-0055
Operating Dates & Hours: October 21 – 22 & October 28 – 29 from 7 pm – 10 pm | Sessions begin at 7 pm with new options every hour until the last session at 10 pm.
Additional Info: Be sure to arrive 30 minutes in advance to get you and your group checked in for your session. This is a limited-time special event so they cannot guarantee they will be able to move your event to another time. They highly recommend you reserve your tickets in advance. The Zombie event plays out on an indoor laser tag field with four unique missions pitting survivors against one another in an effort to secure the “cure” for themselves. While these two teams are competing, you have a 3rd independent team of zombies. The price is $25.06+ tax per player for an hour-long session. Tickets are available for purchase at https://www.modernmission.com/zombies.

Banshee Manor Haunted Attraction
4520 N. College Avenue FayettevilleAR 72703 - located inside Lokomotion
Operating Dates & Hours: 

  • Fridays & Saturdays in October 7 pm – 11 pm
  • Sundays in October 7 pm – 10 pm 
  • Thursday, October 27 No Scare Tour 5 pm – 8 pm
  • Halloween Night 7 pm – 9 pm

Additional Info: Ticket required for entry. Tickets are $13 per person, and are available for purchase at https://bansheemanor.com. No one under the age of six years is allowed. 6-13 year old must be with an adult. "Chickens" can be escorted out but there will be no refund. NO SCARE TOUR (Thurs. Oct. 27 from 5 pm – 7 pm): available for all ages!

Carpenter's Mortuary Spook House
136 E. Main Street GentryAR 72734
Operating Dates: Every Friday & Saturday from September 30 – October 31
Hours: 7 pm – 11 pm
Additional Info: Ticket required for entry. General Admission and Fast Pass Tickets are available for purchase at https://www.mortuarystudios.com. ALL TICKET SALES ARE FINAL! Tickets may NOT be upgraded or downgraded.