This post was updated on August 21, 2019, to reflect current information.
It’s never too early to start mapping out your fall adventures in the Omaha and Council Bluffs area. And we’ve done just that! We created a map that helps you see which pumpkin patch, corn maze or orchard is closest to your neighborhood so you can easily plan your weekend outings and get the most out of all that Omaha has to offer this autumn.
- Look at the interactive map below to find the name of the location nearest you.
- Match the number on the map with the location name in our list below.
- Check out your chosen venue’s website for more information (hours, special events, pricing, closures and more).
- Track down your rain boots and flannels.
- Pick your perfect pumpkin!
2611 Arbor Avenue, Nebraska City
Photo courtesy of Arbor Day Farm
In addition to 260 acres of natural beauty and outdoor exploration, this farm boasts forested trails, a 50-foot-tall treehouse, and an Apple House Market. Don’t miss the apple pies, hand-dipped caramel apples and apple cider — all made on site.
11001 South 48th Street, Papillion
This is like the cruise ship of fall festivities because there is something for everyone to do at Bellevue Berry & Pumpkin Ranch. Walk through more than 20 acres of pumpkins, get lost in the corn maze, bounce around on a hayride, or get spooked at the Ranch of Terror Haunted House!
911 108th Street, Avoca
This beautiful farm emphasizes the agricultural side of autumn, with lots of wide-open spaces and fresh seasonal vegetation. But there is still plenty to do! Enjoy hayrides, a corn pit, natural trails, a hay climb, farm animals, rubber duck races and more.
9677 Co Road 3, Nickerson
Photo courtesy of Camp Fontanelle Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze
Support the spirit of summer camp by visiting Camp Fontanelle Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze. Just like at summer camp, you can expect to sit around a cozy campfire and glide on a zip-line (for an extra charge) — but since it’s fall, the staff has added farm animals, hayrides and a corn maze to the mix.
19475 225th Street, Council Bluffs
There is nothing quite like biting into a fresh, juicy apple in the fall. Get the best of the best at Ditmars! With nearly 20 apple varieties available, you’re sure to find your favorite fresh off the tree.
1098 County Road, Oakland
Photo courtesy of Harvest Moon Farm
The expansive pumpkin patch is Harvest Moon Farm’s pride and joy, but it also provides non-stop fun for kids, from a corn pit to a three-acre corn maze. Make sure you stop by the Rusty Bucket for some treats to top off the day!
5995 G Road, Nebraska City
Stop by for a sample of true country living at Kimmel Orchard & Vineyard, where you can enjoy haystack rides, pick your own apples and pumpkins, and even enjoy live music on the weekends. They also provide wine tastings and plenty of goodies for sale in the historic Apple Barn! Weekends in September and October are packed with endless fall fun at Kimmel.
2024 Ashland Road, Ceresco
Martin’s Hillside Orchard is a wonderful destination for kids. The whole family will enjoy educational tours, opportunities to pick apples straight from the tree and, of course, plenty of pumpkins. Martin’s claims to be the place “where fall begins,” and we’d have to agree.
21534 Chestnut Road, Council Bluffs
You guessed it! In addition to bountiful, pick-your-own apples, Pioneer Trail Ranch also has pumpkins, and lots of them! The farm also boasts a haunted house and hayrides for the little ones.
16531 South 38th Street, Roca
Photo courtesy of Nikky Rhae Photography
Roca Berry Farm’s 180-acre farm is home to the oldest and largest pumpkin patch in Lancaster County, boasting more than 100,000 pumpkins. Explore haunted woods, pick your own pumpkins, go on a hayride, and get spooked at the haunted farm!
3935 NE-133, Blair
With several new attractions, including a giant bounce pillow and a pool of corn, Skinny Bones offers a wide variety of fall festivities. The 10-acre corn maze is its most famous attraction, and includes a unique punch card scavenger hunt system.
3803 Cornhusker Road, Bellevue
Pick farm-fresh apples from more than 3,000 dwarf apple trees in the beautiful orchard at Trees, Shrubs & More. These apples are full-sized, full of flavor and will make your mouth water at harvest.
2405 South Hwy 75, Union
To restock your supply of autumn country staples, visit Union Orchard. The farm holds all the apples and pumpkins your heart might desire. Plus, the Country Store includes farm-fresh fruit and vegetables, home-baked pies, cider donuts, apple butter, pumpkin butter, and several varieties of jams and preserves.
12102 South 180th Street, Gretna
Photo courtesy of Vala’s Pumpkin Patch
Vala’s Pumpkin Patch offers more than 50 attractions and activities for you to enjoy, so you should plan to spend a good amount of your day here. To name just a few, the venue boasts a pumpkin patch, hayride, giant bouncing pillows and even some live shows from time to time! Overwhelmed? Check out this guide of helpful tips for visiting Vala’s.
6707 Wenninghoff Road, Omaha
Wenninghoff’s is a farm oasis for kids in the fall with its dress-up barn, hula hoop toss, bean bag toss, hay bale climbing, hayrides, corn maze, farm animals and tractors. And don’t miss the fresh produce grown right on the farm!
14922 535th Street, Griswold
Embark on an agritourism adventure at 3 Bee Farms, which specializes in apples, bees, produce and pumpkins. Pick your own apples from 13 different varieties, select all sorts of produce from A(sparagus) to Z(ucchini), go on a hayride or wander through the corn maze!
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