Yeah, you can get a pumpkin at Publix, but where’s the fun in that?
Here are some places you can go in South Florida to pick out a gourd and get some seasonal selfies.
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This farm in the Redlands goes hard for Halloween. They have craft stations where the kids can paint their pumpkin, hay rides, scarecrows plus a petting zoo and paddleboats.
11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays through Oct. 28, 14890 SW 216th St.,
Central Presbyterian Church’s Pumpkin Patch
The church’s gets covered with pumpkins daily but don’t miss Family Fun Night on Oct. 19 from 5-7 pm with bounce houses, games, prizes, crafts and eats.
Noon-sundown Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-sundown Saturday-Sunday through Oct. 31; 12455 SW 104 St., Miami; www.cpcmiami.org
Coconut Grove Pumpkin Patch Festival
This is going to blow up your Instagram feed with all the fall cuteness. We’re talking cornstalk mazes, a scarecrow village, pumpkins galore, plus ready made photo vignettes. Bonus, there is a Pumpkin Beer Bar and a food court.
10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 13-14 at Regatta Park, 3500 Pan American Dr., Miami; www.CoconutGrovePumpkinPatch.com; $20
Hope Pumpkin Patch
Miami Lakes United Methodist Church keeps it spicy with all kinds of fun activities going on at their daily pumpkin patch.
10 a.m.-9 p.m daily from Sept. 29-Oct. 31, 14800 Ludlam Rd., Miami
Pumpkin Patch Fun at The Little Farm
The Little Farm is the place to be to grab pumpkins but also to hang out at the petting zoo, ride ponies, visit the butterfly garden and get your nature on.
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays through November 1, 13401 SW 224 St., Goulds; www.thelittlefarm.us; $10.
Miami Shores Presbyterian Church
Another spot to get your mitts on some pumpkins.
2-7:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Saturday and 12:30-7:30 p.m. Sunday Oct. 12-30; 602 NE 96 St., Miami Shores; www.mspcs.net