Nicole Branstad Online Marketing-Enrollment Coordinator, Marketing and Communications October 13, 2011Pumpkin pride Fall is in full swing and if you are looking for something to do this weekend to get you in the mood, a trip to a local pumpkin patch might be just right!Howell’s – A family favorite, they have pony rides, goats, a corn maze and tractor rides. They also have a gift shop & snacks for sale. Admission for all of the attractions is $7.Patch’s – $5 admission includes a petting zoo, play center, corn maze, pumpkin cannon & tractor hayrack rides.Geisler Farms – Enjoy some fall fun – playground, corn maze, hayrides and of course, pumpkins!Pumpkinville – Cornmaze, farm animals, straw jump, train & other kid activities, campfires by reservation, hayrack rides on weekends and more will provide hours of fun!Center Grove – $7.95 Monday – Thursday, and $9.95 Friday – Sunday gets you into a corn maze or pool, pedal tractors, hayrack rides on weekends, apple sling shot & more. (You can get your apples here too!) They are hosting “Pumpkin Fest” this weekend.Now that you have your pumpkin it’s time to carve it! We here in the marketing department have created some DMU carving templates just for you. Send us a picture of your DMU themed pumpkin and we’ll create an album of the finished products on our Facebook page. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.