It’s spooky season y’all! I’m ready for pumpkin spice and all things nice…are you? If you’re looking for a place to go pumpkin picking in Suffolk, then check out our list below.
Rougham Estate, near Bury St Edmunds
Rougham Estate, which is well-known and loved for Blackthorpe Barns, will be hosting a PYO Pumpkin field this October.
Entry and parking are free, and there’s no need to book, just go along and pick your pumpkins! There will be coffee, snacks, toasties and ice-creams available. Kids can enjoy the sandpit and games, and there will be lots of photo opportunities!
Sat 2 – Sun 3 Oct, Sat 9 – Sun 10 Oct, Sat 16 – Sun 17 Oct, Sat 23 – Sun 31 Oct (And every day during school half-term). Open 9am – 5pm (last entry 4.30pm).
Undley Pumpkin Patch and Maize Maze, near Lakenheath
Undley Pumpkin Patch has been enchanting local people for over two decades. The farm has a large number of pumpkin and gourd varieties with over 60 to choose from! The themed maize maze is fun for all the family and the site also has giant inflatables, face painting, seasonal crafts and refreshments. Bring umbrellas and wellies!
Open weekends in October and throughout the half term holidays.
The Helmingham Pumpkin Patch, between Framlingham and Needham Market
Pick your own pumpkin and squash near the beautiful estate of Helmingham Hall. Entry is free, just pay for the pumpkins you pick! If you’d like to visit Helmingham Hall Gardens during your visit, the shops and tearooms will be open from 12noon for all to enjoy. The Autumn Gardens and Halloween Treasure Hunt will also be open from 12noon and tickets are available to purchase online now.
Saturday 23rd Oct – Sunday 31st October. 10am-4pm.
Wrentham Pumpkins, near to Southwold, Beccles and Lowestoft
Wrentham Pumpkins has 11,000 pumpkins to pick! Wowee! There are two fields so plenty of space and no need to book.
Open from the 23rd October, 9.30am- 3.30pm.
Siam Hall Spooky Pumpkins, Boxford near Sudbury
We featured the super spooky Siam Hall pumpkin patch in our Autumn 2021 Magazine! Abbi Taylor and fiancé Will are now in their fourth year of growing pumpkins. After selling out last year, they have planted three times as many pumpkins! There’s a pop-up café on site and places for a picnic.
Open from 23rd October – 31st October. 10am-4pm.
Where’s your favourite place to go pumpkin picking in Suffolk? Let us know!