Picking pumpkins in the autumn has been a long running tradition in the United States, and it looks like British farmers are getting in on the act.
In fact, the trend proved so popular last year that one Lancashire farm sold out in just two weeks.So if you are looking for a patch near you, here are a selection of pumpkin picking farms around the region:
>>Kenyon Hall Farm
When: Pumpkin season at Kenyon Hall Farm runs from October 13, 2018 to October 28, 2018.
Where: Kenyon Hall Farm, Winwick Lane, Croft, Warrington, WA3 7ED
How much: Entry to the pumpkin patch is free. Pumpkin prices range from £2 to £15 depending on size.
Find out more here>>Windmill Animal Farm
When: Windmill Animal Farm's pumpkin picking adventure runs from October 13, 2018 to October 31, 2018, daily between 10am and 6pm.
Where: Windmill Animal Farm, Fish Lane, Burscough, Lancashire. L40 1UQ
How much: Entry is free. Pumpkin are £4 each and three for £10.
Find out more here>>Geoff Cook Salads farm
When: Geoff Cook Salads farm are opening every Saturday and Sunday throughout October, 8am to 3.30pm.
Where: Geoff Cook Salads farm, Flensburg Way, Leyland
How much: Price N/A
>>Bradshaws Farm Shop
When: Bradshaws Farm Shop are open every day until Halloween for pumpkin picking
Where: Bradshaws Farm Shop, Prospect Farm, A6 Garstang PR3 0LP
How much: Pumpkins are charged at 50p per kg. Most pumpkins will be between £1 and £3.
If you know of other patches in the area, or would like yours including, contact [email protected]