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The Best Pumpkin Picking Places In And Around Swindon

October is here and that means Halloween is just around the corner. So as you get your best scare ready with the masses of trick or treaters soon to be expected, we've put together our recommendations on the best places to pick your own pumpkins in and around Swindon.

Kidz About

Kidz About

About: Swindon's newest pumpkin patch is back! Kidz About are super excited to launch their pumpkin patch for October 2021. All you have to do is grab your cart and follow the trail to pick your perfect pumpkin. They have a variety of shapes, colours and sizes to choose from, and a spooky shop to help you accessorize!

Make it a long lasting memory by taking your family photo on the insta-worthy hay bale backdrops, and even enjoy a Costa pumpkin spiced latte whilst you make your selection. 

Opening Times: October 16 – 31st inclusive

Price: £1pp – pumpkin prices vary and start from £1

Book: Please visit https://www.kidzabout.com/

*Please visit their Pumpkin Patch page on their website to view all the important information about booking and for all the Covid-19 safety information.

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roves farm pumpkin picking

Roves Farm

About: The brilliant Roves Farm are once again getting in the Halloween spirit with their special pumpkin picking barn giving you the chance to pick-your-own pumpkin in Swindon. The barn will be open from the 20th - 31st October 2021 and will be filled with a range of pumpkins perfect for carving. Roves are also putting on a range of pumpkin-fun activities including spooky arts and crafts, Halloween activity trail, fiendish fancy dress competition, tractor ride, and all the usual Roves Farm fun.

Visit Roves Farm this Autumn to find your perfect pumpkin and enjoy a spooktacular day out with all the family this Halloween!

Opening times: 20th October - 31st October 2021

Price: Various

Book: Please book via, https://rovesfarm.co.uk/whats-on/halloween/

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Lotmead Farm

Lotmead Farm

About: Bringing the spooky to Swindon this halloween is Lotmead Farm with its expansion of their pick your own now including some of Wiltshire’s best pumpkins, making this one of the best places to grab your pumpkins in time for the masses of trick or treaters certain to be knocking on your door. 

Already boasting an impressive range of 14 different pick your own fruits and vegetables, the inclusion of home-grown pumpkins to Lotmead Farm is certain to make it the go-to place for Swindonians on the hunt for a halloween horror this October. 

Opening times: tbc

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millets farm pumpkin picking

Millets Farm

About: Located in Abingdon, Millets Farm stocks over 80,000 pumpkins including green, grey, orange, and white pumpkins that are perfect to pick in time for Halloween. Boasting one of Wiltshire’s biggest pumpkin patches, visitors to the farm will be awestruck by the variety and size of pumpkins on offer, whilst little ones will be kept entertained by the range of spooktastic Halloween activities taking place at the farm that make this pumpkin picking patch near Swindon a great family day out.

Each pumpkin will cost an average of £2 meaning your picking experience won;t break the bank. If you’re looking to create a delicious Halloween feast then be sure to purchase some of the farms fresh fruit, meat, and veg.

Opening times: Weekends from 25th of September and then daily from the 16th - 31st October.

Price: £1.00pp

Book: Please book via, https://milletsfarmcentre.com

Cotswold Farm Park

Cotswold Farm Park

About: Returning for another year, Cotswold Farm Park will be opening their pumpkin picking experiences in 2021 as Halloween approaches. Located near Swindon the farm will be filling their pumpkin pikcing park with more than just pumpkins as they include a spooky pumpkin trail and face painting, with the farm park tickets including a free pumpkin token. If you want to just turn up and pick-your-own pumpkin then you can purchase a pumpkin-only ticket online as well. 

The pumpkin picking field at Cotswold Farm park open on first weekend of October and runs every weekend including through the October half-terms until the 31st. Cotswold Farm Park offers a great afternoon of pumpkin picking for everyone this Halloween so if you're wanting a brilliant pumpkin picking experience near Swindon then head on down this Halloween.

Opening times: First weekend of October - 31st of October 202. Must book tickets online!

Price: Various

Book: Please book via, https://cotswoldfarmpark.co.uk/events/pick-up-a-pumpkin/

Farmer Mark’s Pumpkin Patch

About: A brand new pumpkin picking experience is opening near Swindon this Halloween as Farmer Mark’s Pumpkin Patch open their pumpkin patch for the first time in 2021. Just a 25 minute drive from Swindon, pumpkins are grown at the farm and prices for pumpkin picking start at just £2. They also have range of exciting child-friendly activities to take part in including a pumpkin trail and halloween arts and crafts.

Opening Times: Every weekend from October 2nd, and 21st-31st October 2021

Price: Starting at £2 per pumpkin

Book: No booking necessary

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Roves Farm

Roves Farm

Sevenhampton, Near Highworth, Swindon, SN6 7QG

Lotmead Farm Swindon

Lotmead Farm

Lotmead Farm is a family friendly activity farm just outside Swindon well known for its fabulous ‘pick your own’ strawberries and exciting play area.

Off Wanborough Road, Wanborough, Swindon, SN4 0SN

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