Nothing says Fall, like visiting a pumpkin patch and picking the perfect pumpkin to decorate for Halloween in New Orleans! Here is a list of pumpkin patches in New Orleans sponsored by the Academy of the Sacred Heart.
Pumpkin Patches in Jefferson Parish:
St. Martin's Episcopal Church:
September 23rd through October 31st. You can pick a pumpkin and take photos in a decorated area! Open Monday through Friday from 3-6:30 pm and Saturday and Sunday from 10 am-6:30 pm. Located at 2308 Metairie Rd.
Lafreniere Park and Plum Street Snowballs:
Open through October 31st. You can pick a pumpkin and get a snowball treat! Pumpkins range from $1-$45. Open Tuesday through Friday from 2 pm – dusk and Saturday from 11 am – dusk. Located inside the splash pad in Lafreniere Park.
St. Augustine Church:
Hours for the pumpkin patch vary with weather and lengthen as the month progresses. Call the church for more information at 504-887-4801. Located on the corner of Haring and Green Acres.
Open through October 31st – Monday through Saturday from 9 am – 5 pm and Sunday from 9 am – 4 pm with picture opportunities for the whole family, including furbabies! Located at 3425 River Road in Bridge City.
Pumpkin Patches in New Orleans
St. Paul's Episcopal School:
First Presbyterian Church of New Orleans:
Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes In Southeast Louisiana
These pumpkin patches are a little further away, but they are worth the drive to visit and have a day of family fun!
Mrs. Heather's Pumpkin Patch
Now through November 8th, children can pick a pumpkin, visit farm animals, get their faces painted, zip line, and more. Open Monday through Friday from 9 am-5 pm and Saturday from 10 am-5 pm. Located at 11215 Lee's Lane, Hammond. The cost is $8 per child. Learn More.
Brushy Branch Christmas Tree Farm
Open weekends through October 31st from 9:30 am – 5 pm. Activities include a mini pumpkin, hayride, petting zoo, super slide, and train rides. Cost is $10 per person 2, and up, seniors are $5, and 2 and under are free. Trian Rides cost $2 per person.
Corn Maze at the LSU Ag Center
Saturdays in October starting October 2nd. Tickets are available for pre-sale only in 2-hour time slots from 10 am-noon, 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm, and from 3-5 pm: corn maze, farm animals, hayrides, pumpkin decorating, and more. Admission is $15 per person for ages 2, and up. 2 and under are FREE. Learn More
Cajun Country Corn Maze
October 15th through November 6th – Friday 5 pm-11 pm, Saturday 9 am-11 pm and Sunday 11 am-6 pm with haunted mazes on Friday and Saturday Nights. Admission starts at $11 per person. Ages 3 and under are free. Learn More
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The Academy of the Sacred Heart is New Orleans' only Catholic, independent school for girls from age 1 through grade 12.
Founded in 1867 and affectionately known as the Rosary, the school has a long history rooted in the spiritual charism of the Society of the Sacred Heart, whose mission is “to discover and make known the love of God through the heart of Jesus.” This purpose is carried out across the global Sacred Heart network, in more than 150 schools in 41 countries. In the pursuit of their shared mission, all Sacred Heart schools are united by the Goals and Criteria of a Sacred Heart education and a rich legacy of educating girls to change the world. Faith. Academics. Service. Community. Growth.