Here’s Where To Go For Pumpkin Picking Near Your 360 State Apartment

With October in full force, it’s time to start decorating for Halloween which is just around the corner – and there’s no better way to revamp your 360 State apartment for the holiday than with a hand-picked and hand-carved pumpkin.

Around New Haven, there are tons of pumpkin patches located throughout the region that make for a great weekend trip for the whole family, equipped with pumpkin picking, hay rides, petting zoos, corn mazes and more. Read on to find out where the best patches near your apartment are!

Bishop Farms, located at 500 S Meriden Rd, Cheshire which is about 30 minutes from your 360 State apartment, has a pick-your-own pumpkin patch with pumpkins already gathered from the field, tractor-pulled hay rides, gift shop, snacks and more.

The sun shining down on the orchards provides an ideal location to spend part of the day to enjoy the fun of picking your own quality pumpkins. Each year the PYO season generally runs until the end of October.

Rose Orchards, located at 33 Branford Rd, North Branford which is about 15 minutes from your 360 State apartment, is a 50-acre farm that has been family-owned and operated since the 1600s.

They offer tons of you-pick activities for families to enjoy, including pumpkin picking which lasts until the end of October. Give them a visit to also pick up other items from the farm market including apples, gourds, Halloween decorations and more!


Bishop Farms

500 S Meriden Rd, Cheshire, CT 06410

(203) 272-8243


Rose Orchards

33 Branford Rd, North Branford, CT 06471

(203) 488-7996