Pumpkin Picking in Kent
4th October 2023
Get ready for pumpkin picking season, autumn is finally here! We love embracing the colder weather and what better way to do so than going out with loved ones and hunting for the perfect pumpkins? It’s the perfect activity to get everyone in the autumnal spirit! Check out the details below for the best places to go pumpkin picking and when they’ll be happening:
It’s always a good idea to check the weather forecast, don’t forget to dress accordingly, put on your wellies and waterproofs if rain is expected. Gloves are a must to keep those hands clean and warm!
A pumpkin wonderland! Choose from over 100 varieties of pumpkins, squashes and gourds. Booking is essential and is available to purchase on their website.
Where: Lower Rainham Road, Rainham, Kent, ME7 2YA
When: 7th October – 29th October
Price: Under 2’s go free, £3.25 for an adult and child ticket.
For more information: Choose Maidstone or Rainham and buy your tickets below – Pumpkin Moon
Chilton Manor Farm:
Chilton Manor Farm is a family farm and shop situated in the beautiful Kent countryside near Sittingbourne. As well as pick your own pumpkins, they offer pick your own apples, blackberries, raspberries and pears. There isn’t a fee to enter and booking isn’t necessary.
Where: Highsted Road, Sittingbourne ME9 0AA
When: 14th October – 21st October.
Price: Pumpkins sold by weight, starts at £1 and maximum is £12.
For more information: Pick Your Own (PYO) and Farm Shop – Chilton Manor Farm Sittingbourne Kent
PYO Pumpkin Ashford:
Become a ‘Pumpkin Picker’ & choose your own pumpkin for Halloween. Hunt for the golden pumpkin hidden on the field. If you find the gold pumpkin you could win a wheelbarrow of pumpkins for free! If you find a silver pumpkin you can get your largest pumpkin for free. No dogs allowed except assistance dogs.
Where: Cheesemans Green Lane Sevington Ashford TN25 7HX
When: Open now – October 29th.
Price: Pumpkins are priced on size from £1-£10 per pumpkin. £6.66 per car.
For more information: Pick Your Own Pumpkin, Nr Ashford, Kent Tickets, Multiple Dates | Eventbrite
PYO Pumpkin Canterbury:
Back and better than ever! No booking necessary, perfect for a last minute plan with the family. Admission and parking is free, card and cash accepted and dogs on leads are welcome.
Where: Hoath Fruit Farm, Bekesbourne Lane, Canterbury, CT3 4AB
When: Open now – 30th October 10am-4pm
Price: Pumpkins are priced from £1 to £8
For more information: visit their Facebook page.
Delf Farm Shop:
A family run farm shop which is based in Sandwich, known for their fruit and vegetable market and pick your own pumpkins. They also have a dinky donuts stall to enjoy whilst you go! Booking is not necessary.
Where: Delf Nursery, Deal Rd, Sandwich CT13 0BU
When: 14th October starting at 9:30am – 31st October
Price: Prices start at £1
For more information: Delf Farm Shop | Providing Fresh and Seasonal Foods | Kent
Little Fant Farm:
The Little Fant Farm is a 20 acre small family farm, with a Tea Barn, animals and Orchards to admire. Perfect for those looking for a family day out. The pumpkin picking is free to enter and does not require booking in advance. Dogs are allowed on leads. Parking on site.
Where: Farleigh Lane, Maidstone ME16 9LU
When: Every weekend 10am-4pm
For more information: Whats on at Little Fant Farm, Maidstone