Pick Your Own Pumpkins

PYO Pumpkins

NJ Pumpkin Patch

Current Pick-Your-Own Crop Conditions & Availability:

Please take a moment to read the additional crop-specific information below this box to best plan your visit.

CURRENT AVAILABILITY: Pick-your-own season is now over. Please watch for updates in the spring for strawberry picking information!

It’s always best to CHECK FOR UPDATES BEFORE COMING TO PICK! This information is subject to change. For up-to-the-minute crop and picking conditions call 908-852-9122 (x1). Enjoy your visit!

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Pumpkin picking at Donaldson Farms has become a long-standing tradition for many families and friends. We look forward to seeing you again and are happy to welcome our first-time visitors! While you are here, you can also pick gourds – perfect for fall decorating.

Pumpkins are priced by the pound. No entry or parking fees.

We take great pride in our farm – please be respectful while visiting. No dogs. As a courtesy to our customers, we kindly ask that you leave your pets at home.

Pumpkin Picking Season & Hours

SEASON: Last weekend in September through the last weekend in October
HOURS: Daily 9 am to 6 pm.

Hayrides: When in season, hayrides are $2 per person and available to transport you to our pumpkin picking fields and apple orchard on Fall Harvest Weekends (Saturdays, Sundays and Columbus Day). On weekdays, you are welcome to grab a wheelbarrow and walk to our fields to pick your own pumpkins. On October weekends and Columbus Day, you can take a hayride to the pumpkin patch and apple orchard, weather permitting. Hayride hours will be posted in season.

* Weather and crop conditions permitting

Pumpkin Picking Group Tours

Book a Pumpkin Picking Group Tour! These educational and fun tours are perfect for schools, camps, church groups, girl and boy scout troops, mom’s groups, and family gatherings!

Private Pumpkin Picking Group Tours
Educational Pumpkin Picking School Tour