Address: 6621 Bluebird Lane, Dover Township
Attractions: Pick-your-own pumpkin patch, hayrides, a straw fort, a corn box, an ice-cream shop, apple dumplings and apple cider. You may also cut your own fresh pollen-less sunflowers and broom corn.
Hours: Last weekend of September through October
Details: 717-292-1390; agmap.psu.edu/businesses/1193
Brown's Orchards & Farm Market
Address: 8892 Susquehanna Trail South, Springfield Township
Attractions: Hayrides and pick-your-own pumpkins and apples
Hours: Hayrides run from Sept. 21 through Oct. 27, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays
Admission: $3 per child
Details: 717-428-2036; brownsorchards.com
Cherry Crest Adventure Farm
Address: 150 Cherry Hill Road, Ronks, Lancaster County Attractions: Corn maze, hay jump, coloring coop and straw bale slide. Check the website for special events. including Pumpkin Madness on Nov. 2, during which you can take pleasure in smashing pumpkins.
Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 16 through Sept. 19; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 20 and Sept. 21; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays through Nov. 7; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Nov. 9. Flashlight maze is 6:30 to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Admission: $15 Thursday and Friday; $18 Saturday. Free for children 2 years and younger. Flashlight maze is included with admission.
For details: 717-687-6843; cherrycrestfarm.com
Corn Cob Acres
Address: 191 College Ave., Mountville, Lancaster County Attractions: Bat cave, haystack slide, farm animal barrel train, dress up a scarecrow, pumpkin patch, among others. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 14 and noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 15; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 3.
Admission: $12 for adults and children. Free for children younger than 2.
For details: 717-285-7748; corncobacres.com
Fields of Adventure
Address: 64 Tree Lane, Aspers, Adams County
Attractions: 7-acre corn maze, zip line, pumpkin patch. In honor of the 150Battle of Gettysburg, the maze features a Civil War theme complete with educational games. To make navigating the maze even more challenging, bring a flashlight and try it in the dark.
Hours: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 7 p.m. Sundays in September; 6 to 10 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 7 p.m. Sundays in October and November.
Admission: $8 for those 12 years and older; $6 for children 4 to 11 and free for children 3 years and younger
For details: 888-677-0093; fieldsofadventure.com
Flinchbaugh's Orchard & Farm Market
Address: 110 Ducktown Road, Hellam Township Attractions: Pick-your-own pumpkins, corn maze. Fall Fun Fest - which runs 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 5, Oct. 12, Oct. 14 and Oct. 19. - will feature pumpkin painting, wagon rides, face painting and straw bale jungle gym. The corn maze is open Mondays through Saturdays until Nov. 9.
Hours: Check website for market's fall hours.
Admission: Fall Fun Fest activities are a la carte. The corn maze costs $5 for those 13 and older, $4 for children 3 to 12, and free for children 2 and younger.
For details: 717-252-2540, flinchbaughsorchard.com
Fort Hunter Mansion and Park
Address: 5300 N. Front St., Harrisburg, Dauphin County
Attractions: Fort Hunter Day, an autumn festival featuring old time ways of life. It includes crafts and
games, exhibits, farm animals, music, craft show, 17th and 18th century demonstrations and food.
Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 15 in Fort Hunter Park Admission: Free
For details and directions: 717-599-5751; forthunter.org
Halloween in the Park
Address: Codorus State Park, 2600 Smith Station Road, North Codorus Township
Attractions: Campers decorate their sites and distribute candy to trick-or-treaters from 6 to 8 p.m. only. An entire area of the park is transformed into a festive, Halloween display and light show.
Hours: 6 to 10 p.m. Oct. 25 to 26
Admission: Donations of $10 per car. Bring a flashlight.For details and directions: 717-637-2816; halloweeninthepark.org
Markets at Shrewsbury
Address: 12025 Susquehanna Trail, Shrewsbury Township
Attractions: Children's Straw Adventure Maize, which includes a scavenger hunt, pumpkin painting and scarecrow making. Harvest Fest will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 12.
Hours: Adventure maze runs Fridays and Saturdays until Oct. 26; the market is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays; 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Fridays; and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays
For details and directions: 717-235-6611; marketsatshrewsbury.com
Mount Hope Estate
Address: 2775 Lebanon Road, Manheim, Lancaster County
Attractions: Performances of Poe Evermore are presented in various rooms throughout the historic Mount Hope Mansion, allowing guests to explore a variety of Victorian rooms
Hours: Open Wednesday through Sunday, Oct. 30 through Nov. 10. Performances run about two hours; check website for show times.
Admission: Tickets are $16.95 Wednesday and Thursday and $18.95 for Friday through Sunday performances. All shows can be upgraded to include an all-you-can-eat buffet before the performance: Lunch and show tickets cost $31.95; dinner and show tickets cost $42.95.
For details: 717-665-7021; parenfaire.com
Address: 2890 South Salem Church Road, Dover Township
Attractions: Fall Fest, held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. Sundays in October, includes hayrides, a corn maze, sorghum maze, straw maze, pumpkin patch and petting zoo.
Admission: $5 per person, children 4 and younger free
For details: 717-873-4388; smysersfarm.com