Southeastern Wisconsin is bursting with farms and orchards and places at which families can enjoy some harvest time together! Here are a few spots for picking apples or pumpkins, taking a hay ride or finding your way through a corn maze. If you know of another, let us know at info@metroparentmagazine.com, so we can add it to the list.

Enjoy autumn in Wisconsin!

Apple Barn Orchard & Winery
W6384 Sugar Creek Rd., Elkhorn
(262) 728-3266

Pick your own apples or buy pre-bagged. Weekend train rides, cider, cider donuts, gift shop, caramel apples and more. Sat. 10 a.m.–6 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.–5 p.m.

Apple Holler
5006 S. Sylvania Ave., Sturtevant
(262) 884-7100

Pick your own apples, pears and pumpkins. Petting zoo, corn maze, mini-train ride and pony rides. Build you own caramel apples on weekends. Open daily

4177 Hwy 57, Fredonia
(262) 692-2560

Pick your own apples and get pre-picked pumpkins, apple cider, honey, home-tapped maple syrup, squash and gourds. Open daily through November. Call first.

Awe’s Apple Orchard
8081 S. Lovers Ln., Franklin
(414) 425-1426

Come for fresh picked apples or pick your own. Cider, caramel apples, queen’s apple (sundae), gifts, pumpkins. Open daily.

Barthel Fruit Farm
12246 N. Farmdale Rd. 99W, Mequon
(262) 242-2737

Sun ripened, farm fresh apples, pears, plums and pumpkins. Pick your own and pre-picked. Mon.–Fri. 9 a.m.–6 p.m., Sat.–Sun. 10 a.m.–5 p.m. through Halloween.

Basse’s Country Delight
S70 W16050 Janesville Rd., Muskego
(414) 422-0315

Pick your own pumpkins and enjoy the Haunted Woods, corn maze, caramel apples, corn stalks and more. Weekends until Halloween. 1–5 p.m.

Bear Den Zoo, Petting Farm and Haunted Farm
6831 Big Bend Rd. (Hwy 164), Waterford
(262) 895-6430

Pick a pumpkin from the patch and go on a hayride. Weekends 11 a.m.–4 p.m. Haunted Woods 7–11 p.m. weekends. Call for weekday tours.

Borzynski’s Farm & Floral Market
11600 Washington Ave., Mt. Pleasant
(262) 886-2235

Weekend hayrides, pumpkin picking, petting zoo, “veggie” maze and 8-acre corn maze. Flashlight Nights in the maze until 10 p.m. on Saturdays through October. Market open daily.

Brehmer’s U-Pick Pumpkins
5805 Clover Rd., Hartford
(262) 673-6527

Pumpkin patch, painted pumpkins, sweet corn and fall decorations. Weekends through October.

Cozy Nook Farm
S11 W30780 Summit Ave. (Hwy 18), Waukesha
(262) 968-2573

Pumpkins of all sizes, Indian corn, gourds, squash and corn stalks. Cows easily viewed. Reserve a farm tour or hayride during the week. Daily 9 a.m.–8 p.m. through Halloween. Weekend hayrides 11a.m.–4 p.m.

Ebert’s Greenhouse Village
W1795 Fox Rd., Ixonia
(920) 261-5645

Hayrides, pony rides, face and pumpkin painting, children’s story theater, corn maze and animlas. Weekends through October.

The Elegant Farmer
1545 Main St., Mukwonago
(262) 363-6770

Apple picking, pumpkin patches, tractor-pulled hayrides, a store packed with delicious goodies from traditional fall offerings to the famous “Apple Pie in a Bag.” Daily 8 a.m.–6 p.m.

Green Meadows Petting Farm
33603 High Dr. (Hwy 20), East Troy
(262) 534-2891

Farm experience with pumpkins, petting zoo, cow milking, pony rides and hayrides. Daily through Halloween.

Homestead Animal Farm
W320 N9127 Hwy 83, Hartland
(262) 966-3840

Walk the corn maze and visit the animals. Pumpkins, gourds, squash, Indian corn and other fall items. Open for school tours and weekends through Halloween.

Jim’s Pumpkin Farm
N124 W17781 W. Lovers Ln., Germantown
(262) 305-7951

Pumpkins, corn maze, Indian corn, hayrides and pick your own pumpkins on weekends. Open daily through Halloween.

Land of the Giants Pumpkin Farm
11823 Durand Ave., Sturtevant
(262) 886-6690

Pumpkins, corn maze, goats and mini donkeys, barrel train rides. Open daily from 10 a.m. until dark through Halloween.

Meadowbrook Pumpkin Farm
2970 Mile View Rd., West Bend
(262) 338-3649

Pick your own pumpkins from the enchanted pumpkin patch, creepy cornfield adventures, petting zoo, wagon rides. Open daily at 10 a.m.

Nieman Orchards
9932 W. Pioneer Rd., Cedarburg
(262) 377-4284

Pick your own apples and pumpkins, apple cider and caramel apples. Open daily 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Old Homestead Orchard
7814 Raynor Avenue, Franksville
(262) 895-6747

Pumpkins, pick-your-own apples, poultry yard tours, fresh pressed apple cider. Wednesdays through Sundays.

Prospect Hill Garden Center
19305 W. National Ave., New Berlin
(262) 679-2207

Petting zoo, scarecrows, hayrides through the Ghostly Grove, corn maze and pumpkin patch, caramel apples, cookies and more. Weekends through October.

The Rock
7900 W. Crystal Ridge Dr., Franklin
(414) 529-7676
Hay rides, corn maze, pumpkin patch, carnival games and outdoor kids' movie night on Saturdays at 7 p.m. Open daily 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Swan’s Pumpkin Farm
5930 Hwy H, Franksville
(262) 835-4885

Pumpkins, Corn City, petting zoo, tractor-drawn hayrides, apple pie, apple cider donuts, pumpkin pie and other treats. Open daily 9 a.m.–7 p.m.


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