Family Fall Fun in Mississippi

The temps (and leaves) are dropping as the fall season arrives in Mississippi. Make priceless memories with your loved ones at these family-run farms and pumpkin patches!


Cedar Hill Farms | Hernando

This north Mississippi farm is the place to visit to fully fall into fall. With tractor-drawn hayrides, a patch full of pumpkins, hay maze and corn “maize,” there’s tons of family fun to be had at Cedar Hill Farm. gocedarhillfarm.com

Open from Sept. 21 to Nov. 2.
Monday – Thursday – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Fridays – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturdays – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sundays – 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tupelo Buffalo Park and Zoo | Tupelo

From Oct. 1-31, the Tupelo Buffalo Park and Zoo invites patrons of all ages to get into the Halloween holiday spirit by visiting its pumpkin patch. tupelobuffalopark.com

Open Oct. 1-31.
Monday-Thursday – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday and Saturday – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday – 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Bull Bottom Farms | Duck Hill

Ready for some fall fun? Spend a fun-filled day at Bull Bottom Farms exploring their corn maze, taking a family hay ride, shooting down the giant slide, riding the cow train, visiting farm animals or jumping on their giant jumping pillow! Oh yeah, and there’s a U-Pick Pumpkin Patch with pumpkins of all varieties! bullbottomfarms.com

Open from Sept. 28 to Nov. 3 (only open on Saturdays and Sundays.)
Saturdays – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sundays – 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Seward Farms | Lucedale

Come to the border of Mississippi and Alabama on Tanner Williams Road, where you'll find tons of family fun, fresh air, twisting corn maze, fantastic food and an evening by a crackling fire. sewardfarms.com

Open from Sept. 28 to Nov. 2 (only open on Saturdays.)
10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Lazy Acres Plantation | Chunky

Located outside of Meridian, Lazy Acres is central Mississippi’s go-to farm for fall! Little ones are invited to ride the Chunky Choo Choo or hop aboard a wagon for a traditional hay ride around the farm before they pick out their perfect pumpkin. There are numerous activities for kids of all ages at this farm. lazy-acres.com

Open from Sept. 28 to Oct. 27 (weekends only.)
Fridays – 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturdays – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sundays – 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Wise Family Farm | Pontotoc

Pick the perfect pumpkin right off the vine at Wise Family Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze. Make a day of it and play on the farm playground, meet the barn animals and enjoy the fall flowers in bloom on this North Mississippi family farm. wisefamilyfarm.com

Open from Sept. 24 to Nov. 3.
Tuesday-Thursday – 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday – 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday – 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday – 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Mitchell Farms | Collins

This fall, start a family tradition that you and your kids will always remember and celebrate the season with a family outing to the Mitchell Farms Pumpkin Patch. A day at the farm includes wagon ride tours, a 6-acre corn maze, climbs on hay mountain, visits to the animal barn, corn pools and pumpkins galore! mitchellfarms.com

Open from Sept. 28 to Nov. 10 (Saturdays and Sundays only.)
Saturdays – 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sundays – 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.