There will be a plethora of activities for those who can’t get enough of the cool fall season, and two of the season’s traditional activities, corn mazes, and pumpkin patches, will be in an abundance throughout the region. Here are the best pumpkin patches and corn mazes fall lovers should visit in Kansas City and beyond.
Weston Red Barn Farm
Now until Nov. 4
16300 Wilkerson Rd., Weston, Missouri 64098
The Kansas City area is surrounded by beautiful farmland, and in the fall, these expansive farms transform into fall paradises. One such farm is the Weston Red Barn Farm, which one can’t miss, first for its namesake barn, and second, for the multitude of pumpkins that make up the farm’s pumpkin patch. With pumpkins of all shapes and sizes, one can’t miss out on this fall experience.
Liberty Corn Maze
Now until Oct. 31
17607 NE 52nd St., Liberty, MO 64068
To the north of Kansas City sits one of the region’s best corn mazes. In Clay County, in the small farming suburb of Liberty, sits the Liberty Corn Maze, a large maze that will take some great navigating skills to get out of. This isn’t your regular corn maze, however, as the Liberty Corn Maze also hosts free concerts, complete with beer, on select dates throughout the fall season.
Now until Oct. 28
15943 158th St., Bonner Springs, KS 66012
The Missouri side of the Kansas City metro area isn’t the only spot that hosts geat pumpkin patches and corn mazes. Over on the Kansas side, there are a plethora of farms that will get Kansas City families in the fall spirit, and one such place to visit is Kerby Farm. This expansive farm in Bonner Springs has one of the area’s best, and largest, pumpkin patches, and in addition to picking out the perfect pumpkin, Kerby Farm also has a ton of things to do for the entire family, from a challenging corn maze to an awesome hayride.
Gary’s Berries Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch
Now until Oct. 28
5991 17th St., Grantville, KS 66429
Out in the Kansas town of Grantville sits this truly epic fall playground. Gary’s Berries Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch has been making fall memories for Kansas City area families for over 25 years, and this year, the farm will pull out all the stops to keep families from Kansas City to Witicha, coming back to pick out the perfect pumpkin, get lost in the farm’s ever-expanding corn maze, or both!