Nothing says autumn like a trip to the pumpkin patch, and even in these odd corona-times, getting out on a beautiful fall day to pick a pumpkin, enjoy some apple cider, and have fun on a hayride is the perfect way to celebrate the fall season in the DC metro area.
So we've put together our top 10 favorite (and active!) pumpkin patches for DC families in both Maryland and Northern Virginia. Many of these pumpkin patches take place on local farms with fall festivals, corn mazes, playgrounds, petting zoos, and even apple slingshots and pumpkin canons in some cases! for kids to explore. Read on to pick the nearby pumpkin patch that's right for your family.