There's nothing quite like autumn in Ohio! Whether you're looking for a day full of family fun or just a pumpkin for your porch, these local farms will provide all the fall festivities you need and more.


DAYTON AREA CORN MAZES

COWVIN'S CORNY MAZE

LOCATION: Young’s Dairy, 6880 Springfield Xenia Rd., Yellow Springs

COST: $5.50, children under 5 admitted free. Children 11 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

HOURS: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm daily

DIFFICULTY: Low

CONTACT: (937) 325-0629, Website

NIEDERMAN FAMILY FARM

LOCATION: 4972 LeSourdsville-West Chester Drive, Liberty Township

COST: $11 at door.

HOURS: Wednesday & Thurdsay from 6:00 - 9:00 pm, Friday from 6:00 - 10:00 pm, Saturday from 11:00 am - 10:00 pm, Sunday from 1:00 - 6:00 pm

DIFFICULTY: Moderate

CONTACT: (513) 779-6184, Website

TOM'S MAZE

LOCATION: 4881 Germantown-Liberty Rd., Germantown

COST: $8, children 5 and under free with paid adult. Free admission for active duty military and vets with identification.

HOURS: Friday & Saturday from noon - 10:00 pm and Sunday from noon - 6:00 pm

DIFFICULTY: Hard

CONTACT:  (937) 866-2777, Website

APPLE COUNTRY FARM MARKET

LOCATION: 2323 U.S. Route 42, Spring Valley

COST: $9 for ages 13 and up, $7 for ages 4-12, Children 3 and under free.

HOURS: Monday - Saturday from 10:00 am - 6:30 pm and Sunday from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

DIFFICULTY: Hard

CONTACT: (937) 862-4376, Website

IDLE-HOUR RANCH

LOCATION: 4845 Fenner Rd., Troy

COST: Before 6:00 pm: $10 for ages 3-12, $12 for ages 13 and up, $10 for ages 65 and up. After 6:00 pm: $10 per person, children 5 and under free.

HOURS: Friday & Saturday from noon - 9:00 pm and Sunday from noon - 6:00 pm

DIFFICULTY: Hard

CONTACT: (937) 339-9731, Website


DAYTON AREA PUMPKIN PATCHES

IRONS FRUIT FARM

LOCATION: 1640 Stubbs Mill Road, Lebanon

COST: $.48 per pound

HOURS: Pick your own available on Saturdays from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm and Sunday from 11:00 am - 6:00 pm. Pre-picked pumpkins available Monday - Friday from 9:00 am - 6:00 pm.

PATCH OPEN UNTIL: End of October

CONTACT: (513) 932-2853, Website

FULTON FARMS

LOCATION: 2393 State Route 202, Troy

COST: $7, includes hayride, choice of pumpkin, and access to activity areas

HOURS: Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

PATCH OPEN UNTIL: October 30

CONTACT: (937) 335-6983, Website

YOUNG’S JERSEY DAIRY

LOCATION: 6880 Springfield Xenia Road, Yellow Springs

HOURS: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm daily

COST: $8, including a wagon ride and choice of pumpkin

PATCH OPEN UNTIL: October 23

CONTACT: (937) 325-0629, Website 

PEIFER ORCHARDS

LOCATION: 4590 U.S. 68 North, Yellow Springs

HOURS: Monday - Saturday from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, Sunday from noon to 5:00 pm

COST: $.39 per pound 

PATCH OPEN UNTIL: No definite end date

CONTACT: (937) 767-2208, Website

TÜKEN’S FARM

LOCATION: 15725 Eaton Pike, West Alexandria

HOURS: Monday - Saturday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, Sunday from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

COST: $.40 per pound

PATCH OPEN UNTIL: At least October 31

CONTACT: (937) 687-3848, Website

IRONS FRUIT FARM

LOCATION: 1640 Stubbs Mill Road, Lebanon

COST: $.48 per pound

HOURS: Pick your own available on Saturdays from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm and Sunday from 11:00 am - 6:00 pm. Pre-picked pumpkins available Monday - Friday from 9:00 am - 6:00 pm.

PATCH OPEN UNTIL: End of October

CONTACT: (513) 932-2853, Website