Looking for some family-friendly Halloween fun near Savannah?
The Coastal Empire has got you covered with awesome pumpkin patches! Check out these top spots to find the perfect pumpkin and enjoy some spook-tacular atmosphere.
About 30 minutes north of Savannah, Ridgeland, South Carolina sets the scene for Holiday Farms, where The Great Pumpkin Patch features all kinds of farm-filled activities. Barrel races, the Barnyard Zoo, cow milking and steer roping are just a few of the fall festivities. The “General Store” is a shop where people can purchase “THE GREAT PUMPKIN PATCH” t-shirts, local honey, jams and jellies, holiday decorations and more. www.holidayfarmssc.com.
- Sept. 30th – October 31st.
- Thursday-Saturday: 9 am – 6 pm
- Sunday: 12 pm-6 pm
Their Fall corn maze and pumpkin patch are Chatham County favorites! Celebrate the Fall harvest season with pumpkins, food, and fun for the whole family. 20+ attractions, picnic area … and lots more. Ottawa Farms is a 350-acre working farm at Bloomingdale in South Georgia, near Savannah. Ottawa Farms has been in Chatham County since 1870. (912) 748-4210 or www.ottawafarms.com.
- Open weekends starting mid-October!
- Open Weekends
- Saturdays 9 am-5 pm
- Sundays 1-5 pm
About a 40-minute drive from Downtown Savannah in Rincon, Georgia, the Reagan family grows their own Orange Bulldog Pumpkins. They were developed by the University of Georgia to grow in the South Georgia climate. At Madrac Farms, kids can pick their own pumpkins right off the vine. (912) 704-7651 or www.madracfarms.com.
- Saturdays and Sundays, Sept. 30 – Oct 29
- Please call for daily hours of operation
Hester & Zipperer Lawn & Garden
They don’t offer an actual patch, but their supply of choice pumpkins is incredible! They also have bales of wheat straw and other fall offerings, like pumpkins, wreaths, decorations for indoor and outdoor, plus fall flowers and vegetables! Located at 6719 Skidaway Rd., Savannah. (912) 355-1950. Check out their Facebook page for more information.