If you’re a seasoned pro or a first timer, pumpkin picking is a must-do for fall lovers. Pick your own fresh off the vine or wade through rows and rows of those already gathered from the field. Sip a cider, lounge on a hay ride and inhale the crisp fall air while you enjoy the great pumpkin hunt in Chesapeake, Virginia.
Pumpkin Weekends at Brookdale Farm & Market 2133 Mount Pleasant Road, Chesapeake, VA
This farm grows a huge number of pumpkins on two different fields located in Chesapeake and Pungo. The Chesapeake pumpkin patch is 2-acres large and offers the opportunity to pick your own pumpkin. The family run farm is all about making its customers happy and even allows the occasional green pumpkin to go home with a special customer. This pumpkin patch also offers horse drawn wagon rides, corn mazes, face painting and a variety of fall season produce and goods. The pumpkin patch is only open on the weekend: Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday Noon to 5 p.m.
Great Bridge Pumpkin Patch
4200 Portsmouth Blvd, Chesapeake, VA 23322
This pumpkin patch is located in front of the Dillard’s at Chesapeake Square Mall. The pumpkin patch offers pre-picked pumpkins gathered from the field. There is also a hay maze, bounce house and straw tunnel in a children’s Playland area. Snacks, refreshments, a picnic area and restrooms are at visitors’ disposal as well. The pumpkin patch is open on Monday to Thursday, from 10am to 8pm and Friday to Sunday, 9am to 9pm.
Clarke Farm Pumpkin Picking
3833 Bruce Road, Chesapeake, VA 23321
Phone: (757) 484-6000; FAX (757) 484-7329.
This pumpkin patch is a great place to pick out your own pumpkins. In a tough season they usually still have a great variety of pumpkins. There are hayrides provided to transport visitors to and from the pumpkin patches.
Happy pumpkin hunting!