October brings fall colors, a return to school for kids, talk of the changing of the season, and an annual trip to the local Langley pumpkin patch. While Halloween is the most popular night of the season, there is an entire month to enjoy a trip to a Metro Vancouver pumpkin farm and enjoy the pumpkin patch and plenty more activities. While this year things look different, that does not mean that these open-air activities need to stop. And farms have adapted to the times and provide plenty of options for customers. Whether you are looking for the perfect pumpkin or some outdoor fun for the kids, this list of the best pumpkin patches in Langley these pumpkin patches will give you that, and more! Some are even offering drive-thru farm experiences!
Aldor Acres Pumpkin Patch Langley
Aldor Acres is a popular pumpkin picking experience in Langley. They offer animals, hay rides, pumpkins and an authentic farm experience.
Aldor Acres is open 9am to 6pm until Oct 31st. Tickets are available online for pre-purchase and it is recommended you prepurchase tickets for the weekends.
Location: 8301 252nd St, Langley
Eagle Acres Pumpkin Patch
Eagle Acres Pumpkin Patch with the goal of keeping the animals and guests all calm and safe during their visit to the farm and pumpkin patch. The barn and courtyard area were designed to be free of vehicle traffic. The animals on this working farm are for education, visiting, and interaction while respecting the animal’s personal space and therefore not causing mental stress. This year Eagle Acres has 25 varieties of pumpkins and gourds.
Eagle Acres is open Oct. 1–31 (excluding Oct. 4, 12, 15, 25), 2:00pm – 5:00 pm weekdays, 10am–5pm weekends and Thanksgiving Day.
Location: 8796 240th St, Langley
Krause Berry Farms
Krause berry farms is very well known for berries, but it also has a U-Pick pumpkin field and large market. Make sure you come hungry because Krause Berry Farms is serving up fresh, hot waffles (including pumpkin flavour) at its walk-in waffle bar, featuring outdoor covered and garden seating. Or, on weekends only, Krause offers a drive-in waffle bar — so you can devour them in your car, create a picnic in the grass, or take them to go! Krause also has wine tasting.
Krause Berry Farms and Langley U-Pick Pumpkin Hours: Wed–Sun, 9:30am–5pm
Location: 6179 248th st, Langley
So Which is the Best Pumpkin Patch in Langley?
It is hard to say, each of the Langley pumpkin patches listed above have their own charm. Everyone has their own memories from years gone by. If you have not been to Eagle Acres it is one of the newer farms, you should go check it out first!
Pumpkin Patches near Langley
Port Kells Pumpkin Patch
Port Kells Nurseries plants over 10 000 pumpkin seeds every year to supply the Port Kells Pumpkin Patch. It is just across the Surrey / Langley border and is frequented by many Langley residents. Admission is free this year and includes access to the pumpkin patch, outdoor play areas, animal attractions and the cedar maze.
Port Kells Pumpkin Patch is located at 18730 88th Ave, Surrey
Port Kells Pumpkin Patch Hours Oct 1-31 9:00am to 5:00pm
Maan Farms Abbotsford Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze
Fall at the Farm at Maan Farms is open and ready for visitors in 2021. Your Fall at the Farm pass includes the pumpkin patch, petting zoo, Frozen-themed corn maze, jumping pillow, zip line, pedal cart track, and multiple play structures. Maan Farms also has wine tastings which include grapes and berries grown on Mann Farm, fresh baked goods, Mamma Maan’s kitchen serving delicious butter chicken, chickpea curry, and a variety of other meals. Maan Farms is also known for having the most frightening haunted corn maze. Maan farms believe deeply in home-style hospitality and pride itself on offering a welcoming experience for everyone who visits.
Maan Farms is open every day from 9am – 6pm. Select evenings have the Haunted Corn maze until 10pm or 11pm
Location: 790 McKenzie Road, Abbotsford
Taves Family Farm (AKA The Applebarn)
Taves Family Farm has a huge apple orchard, pumpkin patch and kids activities, so plan to spend a few hours here. Kids can visit the petting zoo, play on the jumping pillow, ride tricycles, play on the barn play structure and explore the many photo opportunities throughout the farm. Taves Farm recently opened a cidery as well.
Taves Family Farm is open everyday 9:00am-6:00pm.
Location: 333 Gladwin Road, Abbotsford
For more pumpkin patches in Abbotsford, check out my post on Abbotsford Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes.
For more information on Surrey Pumpkin Patches, check out my post on The Best Pumpkin Patches in Surrey
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