25 Tampa Bay pumpkin patches, corn mazes and other 'Falltivities' to enjoy this season

Sure, it never really feels like fall around here, which is all the more reason Tampa Bay residents gotta go the extra mile to get into the fall spirit. From pumpkin patches, to corn mazes, hayrides and petting zoos, there are plenty of great options for "falltivites" in the Tampa Bay area.

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Florida Railroad Museum Pumpkin Patch Express
12210 83rd St East, Parrish, FL
Dates: October 17-18 & 24-25
Operating on a six mile rail line between Parrish and Willow, Florida, Florida Raliroad Museum is putting on their annual Pumpkin Patch Express, with a variety of fun activities including Lincoln log building and face painting. Capacity is limited to 50% this year, and every child can go home with their own pumpkin!
Photo via Florida Railroad Museum/Website

Florida Railroad Museum Pumpkin Patch Express

12210 83rd St East, Parrish, FL
Dates: October 17-18 & 24-25

Operating on a six mile rail line between Parrish and Willow, Florida, Florida Raliroad Museum is putting on their annual Pumpkin Patch Express, with a variety of fun activities including Lincoln log building and face painting. Capacity is limited to 50% this year, and every child can go home with their own pumpkin!

Photo via Florida Railroad Museum/Website
Gallagher’s Pumpkins & Trees
7401 4th St. North, St. Petersburg, FL
Dates: Daily
With no charge for entry, this patch carries a variety of different colors and sizes of pumpkins. On your way out, make sure to pick up a homemade pie by The Artistic Whisk as well!
Photo via Gallagher’s Pumpkins & Trees/Website

Gallagher’s Pumpkins & Trees

7401 4th St. North, St. Petersburg, FL
Dates: Daily

With no charge for entry, this patch carries a variety of different colors and sizes of pumpkins. On your way out, make sure to pick up a homemade pie by The Artistic Whisk as well!

Photo via Gallagher’s Pumpkins & Trees/Website
Fox Squirrel Corn Maze
3002 Charlie Taylor Rd N, Plant City, FL
Dates: Weekends only Oct. 10 to Nov. 1
This kid-friendly event has a hay bale maze for toddlers, cornhole, badminton, a butterfly garden and horse and pony rides. There will also be an assortment of food and other vendors. Tickets sales will be contactless via the Futch Entertainment website and masks are required for all guests over the age of 5.
Photo via Fox Squirrel Corn Maze/Facebook

Fox Squirrel Corn Maze

3002 Charlie Taylor Rd N, Plant City, FL
Dates: Weekends only Oct. 10 to Nov. 1

This kid-friendly event has a hay bale maze for toddlers, cornhole, badminton, a butterfly garden and horse and pony rides. There will also be an assortment of food and other vendors. Tickets sales will be contactless via the Futch Entertainment website and masks are required for all guests over the age of 5.

Photo via Fox Squirrel Corn Maze/Facebook
Heights Fall Festival
1910 N Ola Ave, Tampa, FL
Dates: October 10-11
This two-day event at Armature Works features live music, as well as snow cones and kettle corn for the kids. Attendees who donate 5 or more non-perishable food items to the food drive will receive a voucher for a complimentary 81Bay beer.
Photo via Armature Works/Facebook

Heights Fall Festival

1910 N Ola Ave, Tampa, FL
Dates: October 10-11

This two-day event at Armature Works features live music, as well as snow cones and kettle corn for the kids. Attendees who donate 5 or more non-perishable food items to the food drive will receive a voucher for a complimentary 81Bay beer.

Photo via Armature Works/Facebook
Hyde Park Village Pumpkin Patch
1602 W. Snow Ave, Tampa, FL
Dates: October 1-October 31
Stop by one of Hyde Park’s many restaurants and shops, and when you’re done, walk over to this pumpkin patch that has both small and extra large pumpkins for sale. Also, get your photo taken in the space’s designated area! 
Photo via Hyde Park Village/Instagram

Hyde Park Village Pumpkin Patch

1602 W. Snow Ave, Tampa, FL
Dates: October 1-October 31

Stop by one of Hyde Park’s many restaurants and shops, and when you’re done, walk over to this pumpkin patch that has both small and extra large pumpkins for sale. Also, get your photo taken in the space’s designated area!

Photo via Hyde Park Village/Instagram

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