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Falling Into Fall, Your Ultimate Guide To Southern Maryland Pumpkin Patches And Beyond - 2019

This Autumn is time for new adventures for my family and I. I had a baby boy which is why I haven't been on top of writing articles. I'm so excited to take him to pumpkin patches and dress him up for halloween. These fun and exciting places should be at the top of your family's fall bucket list this year. Its time for pumpkins and cozy warm cider.


Farms To Venture To In Southern Maryland


Bowles Farm

Location: 22880 Budds Creek Road Clements, MD 20624

Phone: 301-475-2139

When: September 28 - October 27

Saturday's 10 AM - 6 PM & Sunday's 10 AM - 5 PM

Admission: $10/person, 3 & under are free

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Forrest Hall Farm

Location: 39136 Avie Lane, Mechanicsville, MD 20659

Phone: 301-884-3086

When: Sept. 14 through Nov. 3 — 7 days/week 9-5

Admission: $8/person, 3 & under are free

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Horsmon Farm

Location: 1865 Horsmon Farm Lane, St. Leonard, MD 20685

Phone: 443.532.5761

When: September and October weekends,

Admission: $8/person

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Serenity Farm - Kasper's Kastle

Location: 6932 Serenity Farm Road, Benedict, Maryland 20612

Phone: 301-399-1634

When: Weekends in October, 10 AM - 5 PM

Admission: $10/person

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Shlagel Farms

Location: 12850 Shlagel Rd, Waldorf, MD 20601

Phone: (301)645-4554

When: Saturdays and Sundays, October 5 - 27, 10 AM - 5 PM

Admission: 2 & under are free, 3+ $9

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Spider Hall Farms

Location: 3915 Hallowing Point Rd, Prince Frederick, MD

Phone: 410-610-0094

When: Saturdays and Sundays through November 2nd.

10 AM-6 PM

Admission: 3 & under are free, Ages 4 - 13 $10, Ages 13+ $8

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Awesome Farms To Explore Beyond Southern Maryland


Butler's Orchard

Location: 22222 Davis Mill Road, Germantown, MD 20876

Phone: 301-428-0444

When: September 28 & 29, October 5, 6, 12, 13, 14 Columbus Day, 19, 20, 26, & 27

& Last Call for Fall on November 2 & 3! 10 AM to 5 PM

Admission: Admission $12.00/person. Children under 24 months free.

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Sunrise Farm

Location: 100 Dairy Lane, Gambrills, MD 21054

Phone: 443-480-3167

When: Sept. 21 - Nov. 3

Admission: $20/person, 2 & under are free.

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Gaver Farm

Location: 5501 Detrick Road, Mount Airy, MD 21771

Phone: 301-865-3515

When: Sept. 7 - Nov. 4, 2018, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Daily

Admission: $13.50 per person on weekends and $9 per person on weekdays. Kids under 2 are free.

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Maize Quest

Location: 2885 New Park Road, New Park, PA 17352

Phone: 1-866-935-6738

When: August 31 – September 27, 2019

Saturday 10AM-4PM, Sunday 1PM-6PM

Admission: 2 & under are free, 3+ $12

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Montpelier Farms

Location: 1720 Crain Highway North, Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20774

Phone: (410) 320-0464

When: September 14th - November 10th,

September: Saturdays: 10am - 11pm, Sundays: 11am - 7pm

October: Fridays: 5pm - 11pm, Saturdays: 10am - 11pm, Sundays: 11am - 7pm

November: Saturdays: 10am - 11pm, Sundays: 11am - 7pm

Admission: General Admission: $ 12.00, 2 & under are free

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Winterbrook Farm

Location: 13001 Creagerstown Rd, Thurmont, MD 21788

Phone: (301) 465-3801

When: September 21st - November 3rd,

Admission: $10/person

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Theme Parks With Halloween Featured Adventures


Busch Gardens - Howl-O-Scream

Location: 1 Busch Gardens BoulevardWilliamsburg, VA, 23185

Phone: (757) 229-4386

When: Friday - Sunday, Sept. 14 through Oct. 27

Scares start at 5:45 pm

Admission: 2 & under are free, 3+ $86.99

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Hersheypark In The Dark

Location: 100 W. Hersheypark Drive,Hershey, PA 17033

Phone: 717-534-3900

When: Weekends October 18 - November 3, 2019.

Admission: 2 & under are free, Ages 3-8 $31.95, 9+ $41.95

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Kings Dominion - Halloween Haunt

Location: 16000 Theme Park Way, Doswell, VA 23047

Phone: (804) 876-5000

When: Friday through Sunday nights, Sep. 21 - Nov. 2, 2019

Admission: 2 & under are free, Regular: 48" or taller in shoes. $71

Jr/Sr: Under 48" tall in shoes, Ages 62 or older. $50

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Local Events To Check Out


Fall Festival

Location: La Plata Town Hall, 305 Queen Anne Street, La Plata, MD

When: October 13, Noon to 3pm

Admission: Free

Details: Join us for this family friendly event! Enjoy free activities for children of all ages, live entertainment, craft vendors and delicious food for sale. This is a perfect way to spend a beautiful fall afternoon. For additional information, call 301-934-8421, 301-870-3377, or visit


Boo At The Zoo

Location: 3001 Connecticut Ave., NW Washington, DC 20008

Phone: 202-633-4888

When: Friday, October 18, 2019 to Sunday, October 20, 2019, 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Admission: Buy tickets on their website

Details: The spooky season is almost here! Kids can go trick-or-treating at the wildest spot in town during Boo at the Zoo. Celebrate Halloween early with more than 40 treat stations, a dance party and kids' karaoke. This frightfully fun evening is a magical time for the whole family.


The Lost City

Location: Historic St. Mary's City, 18751 Hogaboom Ln

Phone: (240) 895-4990

When: October 19, 2019 at 5 PM – 8:30 PM

Admission: Free

Details: "Join us for a fun trick-or-treating event that will have you weaving through the Town Center area, giving a perfect backdrop for this family friendly, g-rated event. While you’re there, play some games, talk to some pirates, have your fortune told, and have a spooky time. Event runs from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Entrance will close at 8:00 pm, activities will then end at 8:30 pm. Entrance to the Lost City will open at 5:00 pm."


Fall Tea with My Doll & Me

Location: Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary, 28165 Hills Club Rd

Phone: (301) 884-4709

When: October 20, 2019 at 1 PM – 4 PM

Admission: $25 per person.

Details: "(Ages 3-12) Join us for an afternoon of fun! There will be tea sandwiches and desserts along with iced tea, hot tea, lemonade and water. For additional fees, there will be hairstylists for the dolls, face painting, raffles, custom doll clothes, Children's books, tutu sets (child & doll) and a photo station to capture all the fun! We will also have a Chinese Auction with dolls, accessories and more."


Trunk Or Treat

Location: Mother Catherine Academy, 38833 Chaptico Rd

Phone: (301) 884-3165

When: October 25, 2019 at 6 PM – 8 PM

Admission: Free

Details: "This event is free to all in the community. It offers a safe and fun place for kids to trick or treat. We will have games and activities in the school. Please feel free to pass the word to others so they may attend or decorate their trunk. We will have a prize for best decorated trunk."


Halloween In The Garden

Location: Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center, 13740 Dowell Road

Phone: (410) 326-4640

When: October 26, 10 AM - 4 PM

Admission: $2/person

Details: "Looking for something SPOOKtackular to do for Halloween? Annmarie Garden will host the 20th Annual Halloween in the Garden on Saturday, October 26, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. More than 70 community organizations and businesses will decorate booths, don costumes, and hand out candy and treats to all the children. Some free activities will be provided and devilishly delicious food vendors will be present. Admission of $2.00 per person will benefit local charities including the Holiday Food Basket Program and the Annmarie Scholarship Fund. Parking is free and will be located in the field adjacent to the garden—follow signs. Dress the whole family and enjoy a day of trick-or-treating, art activities, lunch and more. Don’t forget to bring your camera--- there are always unique photo opportunities with the boo-tiful decorations!"


Trick-or-Treat On The Square

Location: Leonardtown Square

Phone: (301) 475-9791

When: October 26, 2019 at 3 PM – 5 PM

Admission: Free

Details: "Ghost and ghouls, Ninja Turtles and ballerinas trick-or-treat at businesses throughout the Square. Facepainting by Wine and Design Art Buzz kids. Pet Costume Contest with SMAWL. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Please bring your own trick-or-treat bag or container."


From my family to yours have a wonderful time this fall season!


*** All photo's are property of Britt's Creative Crafts. We were not paid to write this article. All information is based on my nonbiased opinion. ***



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