FAQs: Pick your own pumpkins

If you have a question that isn’t answered below, please contact us and we’ll be happy to help!

Q. Do we have to book?
A. No, you can simply turn up!

Q. What are your opening hours?
A. Mon-Sat 9am to 5pm, Sunday 9am to 4pm.

Q. Is there an entry fee?
A. No. There is no entry fee at Cattows Farm.

Q. How much do the pumpkins cost?
A. Pumpkins are various prices according to size and start from as little as 20p.

Q. Can I pay by card?
A. Yes, we accept all major debit and credit cards. (Minimum spend is £5)

Q. What should I wear?
A. It’s an outdoor activity so dress according to the weather. If wet, wellies are advisable, however we ask that muddy boots are removed before entering the tea room.

Q. Do I need to bring anything?
A. A strong carrier bag or bin bag is a good idea to help carry the pumpkins from the field.  We have wheelbarrows that can be used free of charge, however during busy periods their availability is limited.

Q. Is there anything else to do?
A . We have a very popular tea room and take away coffee bar. Sheep, cattle and a friendly goat called Nigel can all be seen, stroked and fed. We have an annual pumpkin carving day and lots of other activities planned for the 2017 season!

Q. Do you have toilets?
A. Yes, we have ladies, gents and disabled toilets plus baby changing facilities.

Planning your pumpkin adventure

Before you come to pick your pumpkins at Leicester’s biggest pumpkin patch this Halloween, make sure you read our FAQs. There’s lots of useful answers to help you plan the perfect pumpkin hunt!

You should also ready our How it works page if you’ve never picked your own pumpkins before.

Cattows Farm is open 9am-5pm 7 days a week, there’s no need to book some just drop by and start your pumpkin adventure today.

The Cattows Farm Shop

Fresh produce, Fabulous tea room, Family activities and acres of beautiful countryside
Cattows Farm,
Swepstone Road,
LE67 2RF

Tel: 01530 264200

Still have questions?

If you have a question that we haven’t answered above, please get in touch and we’ll be happy to help.

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