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The continuation of the COVID-19 pandemic is putting a damper on many traditional fall activities in Kitsap County. Fortunately, with extra precautions, many of the farms in the area have been able to open. All the pumpkin patches listed below have been verified as opened for the 2020 autumn season, many of which require face masks and social distancing to visit. Be sure to visit their websites or social media channels to verify any policy updates or changes.
All farms are currently open and close October 31st unless otherwise indicated:
6060 E Collins Rd,
Port Orchard, WA 98366
The farm is open daily 9am-5pm, as appointment times are available. Please purchase tickets on their website, $7.50 each. Iinfants 24 months and under are free but infants must be indicated at time of purchase. Visits are limited to 90 minutes to help keep crowds small. Creek House Farm will remain open until October 25. The farm includes hay rides, animal visits, water balloons and pick-your-own pumpkins. For more information, visit www.creekhousefarm.com.
141 Nisqually Cutoff Road SE
Olympia, WA 98513
Schilter Family Farms is open seven days a week and offers a military discount ($7 weekdays, $12 weekends). Children two and under are free. Farm activities include pick-your-own pumpkins, animals, hay rides, rubber duck racing, animals, trike riding, hot and cold apple cider, cider doughnuts, and an on-site farmer’s market. On the weekends the farm also offers pumpkin shooting, pony and barrel rides. For more information, visit https://schilterfamilyfarm.com.
1000 Gluds Pond ST Ne
Bremerton, WA 98311
This popular farm in Bremerton is open everyday except Mondays and Tuesdays, 3pm until sunset on weekdays and 10am to 6pm on weekends. Tickets cost $10 per adult, $6 for kids ages 5-17 and children under 5 are free. The farm includes pick-your-own pumpkins, a corn maze, food vendors and a farm stand. Minder Farm does not specify any rules for masks or social distancing. For more information, visit www.mindermeats.com/minder-farm-corn-maze.php.
9229 Day Road
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
Suyematsu Farms is a family-owned farm located on Bainbridge Island, open seven days a week (weekdays 1pm-6pm, weekends 10am-5pm). Due to COVID-19 the farm has limited activities, but does offer pick-your-own pumpkins. For more information, visit https://suyematsufarms.com.
13274 Clear Creek Rd
Silverdale, WA 98383
Pheasant Field Farms is open seven days a week, Mondays-Saturdays 10am-6pm and Sundays 12pm-6pm. The farm is free, but the corn maze costs $7 for adults, $5 for children and no charge for children under 3. The farm also includes pumpkins and a food truck. For more information, visit www.pheasantfields.com.
223 Cook Ave Ext
Port Townsend, WA 98368
Wilderbee Farm is open Wednesdays through Sundays 12pm-5pm. The farm offers pick-your-own pumpkins and flowers, as well as an on-site farm store. For more information, visit www.wilderbeefarm.com.
Are there any farms or pumpkin patches open this season that we missed? Share in the comments below!