Best known for our school tours, Tate Farms Cotton Pickin' Pumpkins is also open for Family Fun! Tate Farms will be open:

Open the last week of September - October 31,  Monday-Friday:  2:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m., Saturday:  9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. for general admission.  Private parties can be scheduled for other dates in the year.  See our Private Events tab.



$12 including tax for General Admission (ages 2 and above) includes:

NEW Pedal Cart Track

2 Jumping Pillows
Hay Ride to Pumpkin Field (pumpkins are an additional charge)
Play in the Cotton Jump
Hay Bale Maze for Your Exploring
4 Corn Cribs to Play In
Farm Animals to Pet
Barnyard Playground: cotton picker slide, tire tower...

Corn Train Rides
Fall Photography Displays



Pumpkins- Carving or Specialty Pumpkins, priced by weight
Fall Decor: Gourds, Mums, Straw Bales, Corn Shocks
Gourd Gun- 3 shots for $5.00 (Sat. only), and a New Pumpkin Cannon
Face Painting-$1.00 per design (Sat. only)
And of course you can pick your own pumpkins from our huge, 60 acres of pumpkins and gourds of all kinds and varieties!

NEW FOR 2015 - PUMPKIN & VINE, Cafe & Collectibles 

Featuring Piper & Leaf artisan teas brewed from local ingredients, this new retail space is kid friendly - free of breakables.  Full of new Comfort Colors t-shirts for kids and adults, fall clothing line for kids, toys and treats of many kinds.


Don't forget to visit our Tate Farms Cotton Pickin' Pumpkins Country Store, for fall decor for your home, farm related child toys, Tate Farms T-shirts and even fudge!

Inside, you'll also find our personal cookbook "Tate Farms, Friends and Family," featuring recipes from the Tate family, and our many friends, employees and family members--featuring old family favorites, and of course, lots of pumpkin recipes.


Enjoy great food and fun at The Barn Cafe. The cafe is open Monday-Saturday, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. We serve, cooked to order hamburgers, hotdogs, delicious grilled and fried chicken sandwiches, chicken fingers, and fries. Of course, we use our own pumpkins to prepare our great tasting homemade pumpkin pies!

The Barn Cafe offers a soup of the day, along with the southern favorite-pintos, cornbread, and a slice of onion. We also have pumpkin slushies, pumpkin sippies, soft drinks, hot chocolates/ cappucino's and coffee. On Saturdays, we offer country fair type foods such as funnel cakes, cotton candy, roasted corn, and specialty breads and desserts.

Plan to spend a full day at Tate Farms Cotton Pickin' Pumpkins.
Don't forget your camera!