Looking for a place to experience a taste of fall in or near Tucson? We have the scoop on fall fun in Southern Arizona. Whether you want to get lost in a corn maze, pick a pumpkin, bump along on a hay ride, or see fall foliage, we are pleased to bring you comprehensive coverage of nearby options.
Apple Annie’s Produce & Pumpkins
LOCATION: 6405 W Williams Rd., Wilcox (approximately 1.5 hours from Tucson)
DATES:Apple Annie’s Orchard is open daily, 8:00am-5:00pm. Apple Annie’s Produce and Pumpkins is open daily, 7:00am-5:00pm. Check the website for updated and/or special event hours.
Ages 12+ – $8
Children (3-11 years) – $6
2 and under – Free
COMBINATION CORN MAZE AND HAYRIDE
Ages 12+ – $10
Children (3-11 years) – $8
2 and under – Free
Buckelew Farm Pumpkin Patch
The owners of the Buckelew Farm Pumpkin Festival retired in 2019 after 30 years of "helping to make family memories and traditions in the Tucson community." As such, the pumpkin festival is permanently closed.
Marana Pumpkin Patch & Farm Festival
LOCATION: 14901 N. Wentz Road, Marana (approximately 36 minutes from Tucson)
DATES: Open October 5-30, Monday through Thursday, 3:00pm-7:00pm; Friday, Saturday, & Sunday, 9:00am-7:00pm
Admission to the Marana Pumpkin Patch & Farm Festival is $11(+tax)/person on Monday-Thursday, $13(+tax)/person on Friday, and $13-$15(+tax)/person on Saturday & Sunday. Kids 34" and under get in free.
Admission price includes:
Entry to the Farm Festival
A Wagon Ride to the Pumpkin Patch
Tractor Train Ride
Free access to both corn mazes
Access to Straw Mountain and Kids Zone
Rubber Duck Races
1/4 Scale Diesel Train
Peddle Cart Ride
Pumpkin Train Ride
90' Slide ***NEW
Mini Diggers ***NEW
Additional festivities (for a fee) include pumpkin cannon ($1), zipline ($5), and pony rides ($5).
A wide variety of food items will be for sale: hamburgers, hot dogs, corn dogs, chicken tenders, pizza, nachos, BBQ sandwiches, and kettle corn. A children's menu features 5 different entree choices plus fries and a drink for $6 (+tax). Note that no outside food or drinks are permitted.
If you’re looking for other fall-related things to do in Tucson, see the comprehensive list below.
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