Halloween is quickly approaching, and we found a few great pumpkin patch spots to visit near Lufkin and Nacogdoches this October!

1) Peanuts™ - The Great Pumpkin Patch Express in Rusk

This is one of the best places to visit before Halloween!

The Texas State Railroad trains depart Rusk at 11:00 am and 2:30 pm every Saturday and Sunday in October (6,7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 and 28). Kids can meet Snoopy, pick pumpkins, visit trick or treat street and wear fun Halloween costumes! Lunch is not included, but vendors will be available at the pumpkin patch.

Ticket prices:
Standard: - Buy One Get One Free!
$20 Child (ages 2 -11) and $40 Adult
Lone Star Class:
$45 Child (ages 2-11) and $69 Adult
Call 1-888-987-2461 for reservations.

2) Saint Matthews Pumpkin Patch in Henderson

This fun pumpkin patch area for kids has pumpkins already gathered from the field plus a child-sized hay bale maze. There are many varieties of pumpkins and great set ups for family photo opportunities as well as special, free family activities on Sundays from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

You can visit the Patch for free at any time from September 30 through October 28 and buy pumpkins on Thursdays from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m, Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and on Sundays from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (cash or check only)
Visit them at 214 College Avenue in Henderson, TX, or call or email at 903-657-3154 and stmatthews@suddenlinkmail.com for more information.

Saint Matthews Episcopal Church Pumpkin Patch Facebook


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