One thing that East Los Angeles lacks is Pumpkin Patches! I didn't even know that Pumpkin Patches were a thing until I ventured out of my little bubble and saw this giant carnival disguised as a pumpkin patch. I thought everyone bought their pumpkins at the market while doing their weekly grocery shopping. But now I love visiting pumpkin patches as a Fall family must do activity. Irvine Park Railroad is one of the best, most fun Pumpkin Patches you will find in Southern California.Read More
I have heard about the famous Irvine Park Railroad Pumpkin Patch for a while now. This year, as they celebrate their 10th anniversary, I am excited to take my family for our first visit and even more excited to share a giveaway with one of my lucky readers.
Irvine Park Railroad’s 10th annual Pumpkin Patch is fun for the entire family! Children and adults are invited to the Pumpkin Patch which is open daily at 10:00 am, beginning September 19th through October 31st. Admission into the Pumpkin Patch is free and ticket prices for all other activities vary, you can visit
for additional information and costs.
If you have never been to Irvine Park Railroad, it is located inside Irvine Regional Park in the foothills of Orange, California. The Pumpkin Patch is located in Locomotive Loop and Miner's Meadow just behind the train station where thousands of pumpkins, in all shapes and sizes, fill the areas behind the train station.
All visitors are sure to find the perfect pumpkin! This year’s Pumpkin Patch activities include: Train rides, hay rides, panning for gold, a child-friendly haunted house, a hay maze, a moon bounce, pumpkin ring toss, carnival games, cookie decorating, John Deere tractor racers, face painting, picture stands, great food, and a lot more!
The Irvine Park Railroad Pumpkin Patch is open daily from
September 19th through October 31st
Weekdays 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Weekends 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
The parking fee for Irvine Regional Park is $3.00 per vehicle on weekdays and $5.00 per vehicle
on weekends. Important parking information: As Halloween nears, we encourage visitors to plan to arrive early to help avoid crowds, particularly on the weekend.
While you're there, make sure to check out all the fun Irvine Regional Park offers:
Irvine Regional Park’s other activities include Wheel Fun Rentals® at Irvine Park — fun and unique bike rentals that can be enjoyed by single riders or an entire family — paddle boat rentals, the Orange County Zoo and pony rides. Bike and paddle boat rentals are open daily at 10:00 am.
I can't wait to add this to our Fall family traditions, are you ready to win tickets? Enter below for your chance to win:
· 4 Tickets (which can be used to ride the train OR participate in Pumpkin Patch activities)
· 1 Wheel Fun Rentals at Irvine Park deuce coupe bike rental
· 1 Wheel Fun Rentals at Irvine Park paddle boat rental