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Editor’s Picks: OKC Fall Fun

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Our Editor’s Picks for the best pumpkin patches, hayrides and fall festivals happening in the OKC metro area:

Check out all our fall guides to find costume events, haunted houses, fall break camps and more!

(This guide was last updated Oct. 4, 2021. This is a working list so please check back often for updates. If you know of an event or festival you’d like to see included, please email the details to calendar@metrofamilymagazine.com)

Pumpkin Patches & Hay Rides

Sept. 18 – Nov. 7

Rustic Roots Pumpkin Patch (105340 Greer Rd, Lamont) features pumpkins and fall décor as well as a 10-acre corn maze, a milo maze for littles, a petting zoo, corn cannon, giant slide fort, tractor tire playground, hayrides, yard games, jump pad, barrel train and concessions. On Oct. 16, families can enjoy a special fall festival with live music, food trucks, vendors and all of the farm activities. Pumpkin patch admission is $10. Tuesday-Thursday, 3-7 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. & Sunday, 1-7 p.m. Extended hours Oct. 14-17, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Sept. 10 – Oct. 31

The Pumpkin Stand (1427 S Broadway, Edmond & 3300 W Britton, OKC) features a variety of pumpkins and gourds for sale. 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. 405-845-2000

Sept. 24 – Oct. 17

WINGS Fall Festival & Pumpkin Patch (13700 N Eastern, Edmond) features hayrides, food trucks, a maze, inflatables, photo-ops, and of course, pumpkins of all shapes and sizes. $7; family 4-pack, $25; kids (2 & under), free. Operating hours are Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, 1 – 6 p.m. 405-242-4646

Sept. 24 – Oct. 31

Parkhurst Pumpkin Patch (720 Henney Rd, Arcadia) features pony rides, corn mazes, hayrides, petting zoos, games, concerts, campfire cook-outs, hay mazes, live music and more. $11; kids (12 and under), $7. Cash or check only. Thursday, 1 p.m. – dark; Friday-Sunday, 10 a.m. – dark. 405-315-7392

Sept. 25 – Oct. 31

Chester’s Pumpkin Patch at Chester’s Party Barn & Farm (5201 Cimarron Rd, Piedmont) features a petting zoo (zoo food sold separately), giant slide, unlimited pony rides (75lb weight limit), hayrides, a 3-acre mystery maze, barnyard games, pumpkin chunkin’ and more, plus live entertainment on the weekends. Admission includes one pumpkin pie pumpkin per paid guest while supplies last. Annual memberships are available. Ages 2-10, $10 + tax; ages 11 – 64, $6 + tax. 1 & under and seniors ages 65 & older are free. Tuesday-Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, 1-6 p.m. 405-373-1595

Oct. 8-24

Pumpkinville at Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno Ave) features a mini-village made out of pumpkins, gourds, haystacks, cornstalks and mums with hand-crafted games, activities, entertainment and unlimited rides on Mo’s Carousel. $8; members & kids (2 & under), free. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Top Fall Festivals & Events

Oct. 8-10

FREE Arcadia Route 66 Neonfest (E Old Highway 66, Arcadia) features neon displays neon campfires on Friday and Saturday night, a film festival and more. Sunday morning features a homemade breakfast. Friday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.; Sunday, 8:30 – 10 a.m.

Oct. 13-15

FREE Fall Y’all Family Funat the Oklahoma Hall of Fame (1400 Classen Dr) features a fall festival with special themed activities for families to enjoy together such as pumpkin painting, carnival games and storytime. Activities will vary each day. Wednedsay & Friday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.  & 5-7:30 p.m.

Oct. 15-17

Oklahoma Highland Gathering at Joe B. Barnes Regional Park (8700 E Reno Ave) features live entertainment, Highland Game demonstrations, Celtic-themed vendors, traditional Scottish foods, a fire festival and a ceilidh (an informal social gathering with folk music, singing, dancing and storytelling). Attractions include clan tents, genealogy research, crofters’ village and Gaelic lessons & readings. Free to attend. Friday, 6-9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Fall Festival at Rustic Roots (105340 Greer Rd, Lamont) features live music, food trucks and more, in addition to the pumpkin patch and farm activities. Families can enjoy hayrides, a petting zoo, a 10-acre corn maze, barrel train rides and a giant slide fort. $10. 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Oct. 16

FREE Folklife Festival at the Oklahoma History Center (800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr) features a culturally rich festival with cultural practitioners, diverse communities and heritage professionals that spark curiosity, catalyze intercultural exchange and create participatory experiences. Museum admission is complimentary for festival guests. 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Chisholm Trail Festival at Mollie Spencer Farm (1001 Garth Brooks Blvd, Yukon) features a family-oriented event celebrating the western history of the famous Chisholm Trail with living history re-enactors of the Old West, a variety of foods, live entertainment, contests, Civil War demonstrations, gunfights, vendors, craft booths, the Kids Korral, pony rides, and a petting zoo. Free to attend. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

FREE Midtown Walkabout in the Midtown District (Robinson Ave) features pop-up programming as well as specials, discounts and activities at local merchants. 10 a.m.-8 p.m.

Stockyards Stampede at Stockyard City (S Agnew Ave) features chuckwagons, equestrian activities, carriage rides, food trucks and a children’s educational area. Rodeo Cinema will be airing a free movie for kids and offering free popcorn. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Oct. 21

Haunt the Harn at Harn Homestead (1721 N Lincoln Blvd) features an outdoor trick-or-treating event with old-fashioned games and crafts. Friendly costumes are encouraged. $7 in advance, $10 at the event. 6-8:30 p.m.

Oct. 23-30

Storybook Forestat Arcadia Lake (7200 # 15th St, Edmond) features a fun, not-scary trail filled with roaming characters. Additional activities include storytime, concessions and a campfire. $12. 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Oct. 25

FREE Brick or Treat in Bricktown (Reno & Mickey Mantle) features a family-friendly evening that includes spooky tunes, roaming characters, photo ops and trick-or-treating at participating businesses. 4 – 7 p.m.

Oct. 30

Steampunk Fall Celebrationat the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum (1700 NE 63rd St) features a variety of themed activities during the museum’s fall festival. Create your own Steampunk accessories, explore the Design-a-Robot maker space to create your own mini ‘bot out of everyday objects and more, while supplies last. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Scissortail Treat Trail at Scissortail Park (655 S Robinson Ave) features a safe, outdoor, limited-access Treat Trail. Enjoy the festive Treat Trail inside the Scissortail Park playground with music, family-friendly Halloween characters, plenty of photo-op areas and food vendors along the Promenade. Treat Trail booths will each have a chute to send their treats into bags for a contact-free exchange. $5; members, free. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

FREE Trick-Or-Trail at Joe B. Barnes Regional Park (8700 E Reno Ave, Midwest City) features a safe, drive-thru-trick-or-treat experience on Joe B. Barnes Blvd. Tune your radio stations to the advertised FM station to get the full spooky effect. Noon-3 p.m.

Oct. 29-30

Edmond Historical Ghost Tours in Downtown Edmond (19 N Broadway, Edmond) features a tour of the Downtown area where many founding fathers of the city lived and worked. Tour guides dressed in the late 1800s and early 1900s period costumes will be on the tour to play the parts of the deceased historical figures and bring them back to life. Attendees can also enjoy free horse-drawn wagon rides, s’more fire pit and visits from the Edmond Fire and Police Departments. $10. 5-8 p.m.

Oct. 30 – 31

Halloween Train at the Oklahoma Railway Museum (3400 NE Grand Blvd) features a 40-minute Halloween train ride, mini-golf course, a scavenger hunt and a costume contest. 13 & up, $12, kids (3-12), $5; kids (under 3), free. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 

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