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Papa's Pumpkin Patch

#1 of 2 Tours in Bismarck Features Animals
5001 Fernwood Drive, Bismarck, ND 58503-9017
+1 701-222-1521
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We love Papas!

We go every year to Papas Patch. It is beautiful and so many things for the kids to do. The pumpkin... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Highlight of our fall!

To say our family loved our time at Papa's is an understatement!! We did it all, I think if that's... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Bismarck, North Dakota
via mobile
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2017 Season: Sept. 10 - Oct. 21. Celebrate the season at Papa's Pumpkin Patch, just 1.5 miles north of Bismarck, North Dakota. Since 1983, thousands of people have made it tradition to come to Papa's! Let the kids run on the pumpkin-lined paths while you visit with friends over a slice of fresh pumpkin pie with whipped cream. There are dozens of photo opportunities, including the Great Pumpkin's Chair, zip lines, pedal carts, the famous Bale Mazes, pony rides, obstacle courses, Sebastian's train ride, hay rides, a pumpkin trebuchet and pumpkin cannon and more! We look forward to greeting you at Papa's. Want to know what's going on at Papa's right now? Visit Papa on Facebook at Papa's Pumpkin Patch & Papa's Polar Patch; or on Instagram and Twitter at PapasInBismarck.
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Travellers talk about
“zip line” (10 reviews)
“hay bales” (8 reviews)
“pony rides” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
5001 Fernwood Drive, Bismarck, ND 58503-9017
+1 701-222-1521
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

We go every year to Papas Patch. It is beautiful and so many things for the kids to do. The pumpkin patch is amazing, They have a lot of activities and also food concessions. We never miss a year here!

Thank goinggreen08
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

To say our family loved our time at Papa's is an understatement!! We did it all, I think if that's possible. We rode zip lines, ate pie, went on the horse drawn carriage, my son took the kiddie train, played in the corn crib, and...More

Thank AbbeyReynolds
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Our family has been going to Papa's Pumpkin Patch the past 6 years and have a great time picking our pumpkins and enjoying watching the kids have a good time. I would suggest all families to visit and make this a family tradition.

Thank Keith L
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I do daycare and was a preschool teacher and I lovemaking papas pumpkin patch an annual field trip. They are always so accommodating and every year there's something new to see and do. My kids always ask their parents to bring them there even after...More

Thank Teresa A
Reviewed 2 March 2017

fun seasonal place to take kids in fall, pick out pumpkins, take fun photos, hay rides. There is also some really good seasonal snacks and other fun stuff to enjoy as well.

Thank roamawaywithus
Reviewed 13 February 2017

a great place run by a wonderful family~ friendly and inviting and always a fun time to be had! This is a great outing for family or school field trip

Thank raiderwoman
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Located in a large field outside of Bismarck off of river road. Great place to go to buy a pumpkin and just take the kids out to enjoy themselves. They have an outdoor maze and numerous simple attractions. I have seen better pumpkin celebrations but...More

Thank Rezboy
CTB5031, Owner at Papa's Pumpkin Patch, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2017

Hello! Thank you for your review about Papa's Pumpkin Patch. It sounds like you've had the opportunity to visit other pumpkin patches, and we are always open to ideas and suggestions. Is there anything you've seen at other patches that you believe would add value...More

Reviewed 14 November 2016

This attraction located outside of Bismarck north is amazing. The owners have had this attraction up year by year and filled with corn maze, cut outs for pictures, pumpkins to buy, concessions, people dressed up with Halloween costumes, sling shot booth, train rides. An absolute...More

Thank gwtw1939
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Papa's Pumpkin Patch has become a yearly tradition. It is as if you walked into an Autumn Wonderland! You MUST try this place out in season; even if you aren't going to buy any pumpkins there are so many activities and fun things to do...More

Thank harperthompson
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I visited the Pumpkin Patch with my son and grandson. We had a lot of fun on our visit. Every activity at the patch is planned for the delight of children. The corn pool and swings were a favorite for my grandson. However, there is...More

Thank kdlc
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14 November 2016|
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Response from myblessings | Reviewed this property |
No its open September through October and if the weather cooperates it's open in December for a weekend of fun in the snow!
Joe R
7 June 2015|
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Response from CTB5031 | Property representative |
The 2015 season for Papa's is Sunday, Sept. 13 through Saturday, Oct. 24, daily 12-7 pm.