Fall Festival Weekends!


Fall Fun at Braehead Farm!

Open Daily 9-6!  Weekend Festivals and Weekday fun too!                      hay chair

WE HAVE FREE ADMISSION AREAS Braehead Farm’s “Pick-Your-Own” fields in the front of the Braehead Farm Market never have an admission fee.  Just pick your pumpkin or produce (SEE OUR “PICK YOUR OWN” PAGE FOR A LIST OF AVAILABLE BERRIES AND VEGGIES!)  and pay for it in the Market!  All produce is sold by the pound. Pumpkins are sold for .65 cents a pound.  We will also have plenty of pumpkins in the Market for those who do not want to pick!  We have pumpkins of all sizes, shapes, colors, gourds, squashes and colored squashes!


Behind the Market is the admission area where we have our “Family Play-Grounds” and The Fall Festival Event on the weekends!  (Going out these back doors require a wristband for anyone over the age of 2)

There are pumpkin patches in the front “Pick-Your-Own” fields and the Fall Festival Field!  Bring your wagons or we have wagons too!



When: Every WEEKEND -Saturdays and Sundays, beginning SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 29TH THROUGH SUNDAY OCTOBER 28TH,  from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Cost:  The entrance fee to The Fall Harvest Festival is $9.00 per PERSON (plus tax), children and adults, age 2 and under are free!   (Our everyday entrance fee to the Family Play-Grounds is $5.00 per person and the added event fee for the Fall Harvest Festival is $4.00 for a total of $9.00 for Fall Harvest Festival admission, plus tax.)


  • Hayrides around the farm and through the decorated forest!
  • A corn maze!
  • A scavenger hunt in the corn maze!  Find out which animals came into the market and stole the farmer’s pies!  Solve the crime and get an FSI BADGE (Farm Scene Investigator)!
  • Stroll along the Sunflower walk!  A great maze for the little ones!
  • And… you can VISIT WITH “THE GREAT PUMPKIN”!  Bring your cameras for this photo opp!  “The Great Pumpkin” will be in the pumpkin patch waiting to greet you from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm and again from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm!
  • Play and picnic in the “Family Playgrounds” with the hay barn, corn pit, swings, sand piles, slides, farm animals and more!
  • We will have a face painter (minimal additional fee)!
  • There is a pumpkin patch in the Fall Harvest Festival!  ALL PUMPKINS ARE SOLD BY THE POUND AT .65 CENTS A POUND.  Pumpkins are not included in the price of the admission.
  • Visit the Braehead Farm Kitchen for Concessions such as Kettle Korn!   Dairy fresh ice cream cones including Pumpkin ice cream!  Delicious pie and ice cream!  Whoopie pies! Cotton candy, pretzels, popcorn and more!
  • Braehead Farm Kitchen lunch items include our delicious Braehead Farm BBQ with your choice of one of our delicious BBQ sauces!  Hamburgers, hotdogs, chicken salad, grilled chicken, mac-n-cheese, quesadillas, Uncrustables and more!  Ask for Gluten Free bread for your sandwich!

Children must have an adult in the Family Playgrounds and the Fall Festival

  • Shop in the Braehead Market for already picked pumpkins, fresh apples and cider, jams, sauces, local honey, diary fresh ice cream, milk, Braehead Farm beef, pork, bakery items and so much more!


***Weekday Fun!***       Sunflower maze at Braehead Farm

During the week at Braehead Farm we are Open Daily from 9-6.  Activities during the week:

Play in the “Family Playgrounds”!  $5.00 per Person, age 2 and under free!  Farm animals, hay barn, sand piles and more! Go to the front pumpkin patch! Pumpkins are sold by the pound at .65 cents a pound.  Enjoy many of the Braehead Farm lunch items and picnic!  The Fall Festival fields and activities are closed during the weekdays.

Visit our “Pick-Your-Own” fields for the perfect pumpkin (no admission) pumpkins are sold at 65 cents a pound.   Pick SUNFLOWERS!   Visit our Pick-Your-Own section of our webpage for a listing of available berries, produce and flowers!

Shop in the Braehead Farm Market where you can purchase a pumpkin already picked!   Enjoy an ice cream cone, popcorn, pretzels, cookies, muffins and more!

(Note: We do not run hayrides during the weekdays for guests in the “Family Play-Grounds.  Hayrides during the week are reserved and paid for by school groups. Hayrides for guests are on the weekends in the Fall Festival only)

A note for our weekday guests:  We do have school groups that come during the week and pick pumpkins, tour the farm, get a reserved hayride and educational lessons.  The groups arrive between 9:00 AM and 10:00 AM.  Their tours will be spread out around the farm for these lessons and take about two hours, and then they eat lunch.   If you are coming to play in the “Family Play-Grounds”, a school group could be in the “Play-Grounds” after their tours/lunch at approximately 11:30 AM to 12:30PM.  We do limit the amount of children coming on a school group as to not overload the farm or a tour group.

WE OFFER “SEASON” PASSES! $20.00 PER PERSON, AGE 2 and under free! Currently selling Fall/Winter Season Passes that allow for unlimited access to the Family Playgrounds during business hours through the end of February 2019! Passes are for 6 months (we do a Spring/Summer pass too) Passes also benefit the passholder at events! The Fall Festival will be $9.00 per person-general admission ($5.00 Family Playgrounds fee plus $4.00 for the Fall Festival Event fee) Season Pass holders only pay the Event fee of $4.00 for the Fall Festival and $4.00 for our Santa event the first two weekends in December!


Contact Us

Phone: 540-899-9848
Fax: 540-899-9847
Email: info@braeheadfarm.com
1130 Tyler Street
Fredericksburg, VA22401