It’s pumpkin season! We’ve put together a list of places to get your pumpkins and celebrate all the wonders of fall. Not all are officially pumpkin patches, but they have loads of gourds and seasonal items to make any autumn-obsessed mom swoon.
**Some things may still look different this year so continue to use precautions for COVID-19.
Big Jim’s “Punkin” Patch Oak Court Mall
Big Jim’s East Memphis
4479 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38117
You’ll know it when you see a huge, inflatable pumpkin on Poplar just outside Oak Court Mall. This family-owned patch was previously located in the Poplar/I-240 Target parking lot. They have two other locations as well:
Big Jim’s Bartlett
6777 Stage Rd.
Memphis, TN 38134
Big Jim’s Lakeland
9589 HWY 64
Cordova, TN 38002
11034 HWY 64
Monday thru Saturday 8:00am-5:00pm, Sunday 10am-5pm
Right at the entrance to this locally owned nursery, is an adorable “photobooth” set up for some quick fall pics. Pumpkins are separated by size and easy to access off high tables. But don’t stop your purchases there! There’s beautiful mums and other fall flowers to choose from. Nurseries are an absolutely fun place to take kids to experience so many different plants and trees. Be sure to watch out for the nursery’s kitty, too!
Country Gardens Pumpkin Patch at the Agricenter
7858 Smythe Farm Rd.
Memphis, TN 38120
(Located next to the Agricenter farmer’s market)
Monday thru Saturday: 9:00-6:00
Great photo opportunities, tons of pumpkins, and be sure to buy some cider and pumpkin butter! Time it right and pop over to the farmer’s market to buy some local produce, yummy breads and beautiful flowers.
Emmanuel United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch
2404 Kirby Rd.
Memphis, TN 381119
Sunday thru Friday: 11:30am – dark
Saturday: 9:00am – dark
The pumpkin patch supports the youth choir at Emmanuel United Methodist Church. They have pumpkins, gourds, mums, and more. Bring your camera for some cute family photos! The photo booth area will be across the parking lot to allow for social distancing. Workers will be wearing masks, and visitors are encouraged to wear masks.
6850 Singleton Parkway
Millington, TN 38053
(located near the south exit of the Millington naval base)
Jones Family Orchard is one of the largest family-owned orchards in Shelby County. They have an arrangement of pumpkins, squash, and other seasonal produce. Be sure to check out their 10-acre corn maze, which includes an in-maze game: Farm Scene Investigation. Find out who kidnapped Farmer Joe. Was it Billy the Goat, Frank the Pig, or Boots the Dog? Search the maze for hidden clues!
Corn maze admission: $8 for ages 6 and up (5 and under free w/ adult purchase)
The maze is open every Friday – Sunday in October, including Halloween (opens Oct. 2). It’s located at 6880 Singleton Parkway.
Saturday: noon – 11pm & Sunday: noon – 10pm
Brace yourself for the Shadowlands Festival of Fear each Friday to Sunday in October!
Admission is $15
7-11pm on Oct. 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31
7-10pm on Oct. 2, 3, 11, 18, 25, 29
Guests are asked to socially distance when possible.
750 Cherry Rd
Memphis, TN 38117
Pick out mums, pansies, and more during the fall plant sale Oct. 8-9 and 15-16 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. All shoppers are asked to wear masks and maintain 6ft of distance from others.
Garden members receive a 10% discount on all orders.
They also have some fun events planned for the whole family!
3135 Shea Rd., Collierville, TN 38017
Due to covid-19, Menagerie Farm will not hold family days this year, but they are taking reservations for individual families to enjoy the farm.
Call to book your time slot! 901-488-0815
Masks are optional.
2396 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38112
(The nursery is in the parking lot at First Baptist Church)
Midtown Nursery offers a wide array of pumpkins and seasonal plants, with new shipments every week. Get your pumpkins, gorgeous mums, pansies and so much more. Bring the whole family (they love kids AND pets).
Masks are requested, and please keep your distance from other families.
4595 Germantown Rd.
Arlington, TN 38002
Monday thru Thursday 10:00am-7:00pm, Friday until 8:00pm
You’ll love this 24-acre farm located on Germantown Parkway just north of the Wolfchase Mall. They also have a petting zoo, hay rides, bounce houses and more fun for the family. Bring old children’s clothes to make your own scarecrow!
4680 Walnut Grove
Memphis TN 38117
Monday thru Saturday 10:00am – dark
Sunday 12:00pm – dark
This patch includes a beautiful array of pumpkins and gourds in all shapes and sizes, plus hay bales, corn stalks, mums, cabbage, pansies, and compost for planting. Pumpkin patch hoodies will be available for purchase, along with carving kits. They have a festive picture area for family photos. 100% of the proceeds support student missions and ministries.
1665 Murrell Rd
Rossville, TN 38066
Monday thru Thursday 9:00-5:00
Friday thru Sunday 9:00-7:00
Located in Rossville, just east of Collierville, Tom’s Farm serves thousands throughout West Tennessee. They offer an 8 acre corn maze (haunted the last two weeks of October), wagon rides, pumpkin patch camping, bon fires, children’s playground, fall decorations (corn stalks, gourds, pumpkins, and mums), and more! They specialize in hosting outdoor activities for Scouts, 4-H, schools, churches, and businesses. Snacks and drinks are available.
8 Love Road
Hernando, MS 38632
Monday thru Thursday 9:00-4:00
Children and adults 3 and up are $10.95 during the week and $12.95 on weekends. This includes entry into the farm, petting zoo, chicken show, the Hay Fort, & the Hay Maze. Plus get a free tractor pulled hayride out to the pirate ship play structure, corn maize, and pumpkin patch (plus you can pick 1 pie sized pumpkin!). General entry also includes access to the play and picnic area, including the playground, giant slide, kid zip lines, swings and more! Food and souvenirs are available for purchase inside “The General Store.”
Don Mills Pumpkin Patch Winchester
Located behind Bancorp South Bank on Winchester and Centennial Dr
Look at those picture perfect pumpkins! For those looking for a Pumpkin Patch in the Southeastern part of the City, Don Mills has you covered. Corn Stalks, mini pumpkins, Large Jack-O-Lanterns, and variations of squash are all accessible to you here.