Now that it’s fall, it’s time for all the pumpkin spiced lattes and pumpkin pie that you can handle! Pumpkins are a great way to enjoy the fall season, so what better to get into the spirit than by visiting a pumpkin patch today! Here are some pumpkin patches in the Inland Empire.
Cal Poly Pomona will be celebrating its 24th annual Pumpkin Patch Festival. On Saturday, October 8th come and join the community for the opening ceremony. There will be live music by the Cal Poly Ped Band, a showing of Kellogg Arabian Horses, fun festival giveaways and more! At the Pumpkin Patch Festival, you can also enjoy fun games, a petting farm and even horseback rides! If you really want to get into the spirit, check out the corn maze that can be enjoyed by the whole family. A new addition this year is that you can go on a treasure hunt while in the maze. If you have find all the markers then you will even receive a prize! For more information on this family-friendly event, visit www.cpp.edu/~pumpkinfestival
Another family-friendly option is a trip to the Pumpkin Factory in Corona. At this event, enjoy classic activities such as a petting zoo, ponies, fun games, inflatable slides and rides! Of course, don’t miss out on the main event, the option to search through the pumpkin patch as you try and find the perfect one! Just get one or buy a handful and carve them into jack-o-lanterns for a fun family activity. You can enjoy all these things and more from October 1st through the 31st from 9am-9pm. The rides and attractions open at 3pm and is open from Monday-Friday. For more information, visit www.thepumpkinfactory/liveoak