Recently lauded as one of the top 20 Best Fall Harvest Festivals & Events by O, The Oprah Magazine, and #2 among the top 29 Best Fall Festivals & Fairs in the U.S. by Country Living, the 8th Annual Coconut Grove Pumpkin Patch Festival returns on Saturday, October 26 and Sunday, October 27 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Peacock Park, 2820 McFarlane Road.
With a move back to its original location at picturesque Peacock Park, the Coconut Grove Pumpkin Patch Festival will feature a variety of fun activities for the whole family, including a giant pumpkin patch in the center of all the action with more than 2,500 pumpkins and a carnival for all ages.
Admission is $20 per person for those two years and up, and includes unlimited carnival rides, a kiddie cornstalk maze, multiple fall photo vignettes, a scarecrow dress-up village, pumpkin decorating, face painting and sponsor giveaways. Admission is free for children under 24 months old (does not include access to carnival rides).
For an additional cost, attendees can also enjoy picking the perfect pumpkin in the patch (prices vary based on size) and yummy offerings in the Pumpkin Food Court featuring savory & sweet pumpkin delights, as well as delicious fair food. Plus, adults can also enjoy a pumpkin-inspired craft cocktail or a cold brew at the Pumpkin Beer Bars.
Event sponsors are Florida Dairy Farmers, Holtz Children’s Hospital, Florida Panthers, Miami Marlins, Boston Beer Company, Angry Orchard Hard Cider, Samuel Adams Octoberfest, Truly Spiked & Sparkling, Homestead Miami Speedway, GameTime, Miami Kids Magazine, Miami Church, and the Miami Herald.