Tis the season. Soon the frost will be on the pumpkin and Halloween will be here and gone.

One of the joys of the fall season is to get the family together and go experience the fun of a pumpkin patch including the selection of a pumpkin

Where is Maine’s favorite Pumpkin Patch?

There is something about the crisp air and the rapidly changing leaf colors that is such a great part of the family tradition of picking pumpkins and all the activities that local farms have in store is the icing on the cake.

Where to go?

Family Destinations Guide’s Rose Ackermann talks about the survey they have compiled:

Our goal for running this survey was to help families discover and create new memories at some of America’s most cherished pumpkin patches.

From their nationwide survey, here is:

Maine’s Top 3 Favorite Pumpkin Patches

Cute Little Girls Holding Their Pumpkins At A Pumpkin Patch
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#3 – Pumpkin Valley Farm, Dayton

Through October 29th, weekends become a delightful adventure as visitors flock to this idyllic farm from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Jim Watson, Getty Images
Jim Watson, Getty Images


#2 – Treworgy Family Orchards, Levant

Until November 6th, this charming orchard welcomes visitors daily from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. to immerse themselves in the joy of pumpkin picking.

Getty Images/Dan Kitwood
Getty Images/Dan Kitwood

#1 – Berry Fruit Farm, Livermore Falls

Berry Fruit Farm’s pumpkin patch emerged in first place in the state in the Family Destinations Guide survey.

However, Joel and Melissa Gilbert who run the farm have reported a ‘crop failure’ and will not be hosting their popular and award-winning pumpkin patch this year.

We have a store open on Main Street in Livermore Falls with our apples and cider, cider donuts and so much more.

Sorry about the crop. See you next Fall at the Pumpkin Patch.


Here is to the great family tradition of enjoying all the fall activities, including picking out the pumpkin.

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