This is an annual event held in the school half term before Halloween. We started five years ago and its become a major date on our calendar. So much so that this year we welcomed over 10,000 visitors to pick pumpkins grown here on the farm. We were so busy in 2015 that for the 2016 season we grew 30,000 pumpkins from 12,000 plants. The field looked really beautiful and we were fortunate enough to have really good weather too.
In addition to tractor rides to pick pumpkins we also have;
- A mini tractor play area
- Hay stack play area
- Face Painting
- Biscuit decorating
- Childrens lunchboxes
- Home-made Pumpkin curry – served in a mini pumpkin
- Award winning Black Barn Sausages in freshly baked bread
- Home-made pumpkin soup
- Home-made Pumpkin cake
- Teas/Coffee/cold drinks
- Beer and wine
We had so many requests for recipes for our delicious food we put them here!
This event will run again in October 2017 and we will publicise this here on our website and on FaceBook, Instagram and Twitter.