Jump on one of our tractor-pulled hay rides and head out to our pumpkin patch starting Saturday, September 29th through Sunday October 28th.
Our hours this year are Saturday, Sunday and Columbus Day, 10am-5pm, weather permitting.
The last ride every day departs at 4:30 pm. Pick out that perfect pumpkin and the hay ride will bring you back to the main area. We are not able to offer wagons full of pumpkins this year.
The admission this year is $7 for anyone 3 yrs. or older. Under age 3, admission is free.
Pumpkins are at Market Price due to shortages and crop losses. Admission includes the following:
Entertainment for 2011:
Sundays starting September 30th-October 21th - Jim Ferguson - music
October 28 - Charter Oak Band
PRIVATE EVENING HAYRIDES
Rose's also offers private evening hay rides after 6 pm for parties of twenty-five or more. This is a fun and different kind of activity for birthdays, club or corporation get-together's. We'll provide hot and cold cider, bonfire (weather permitting) and marshmallows. you come ready to have a good time! Please call us for more information. The charge for this hay ride event is $10 per adult and $8 per child under 12, providing the minimum of $200 has been met. To schedule a tour please call 860-633-6001 or email us with your details.
SCHOOL HAYRIDE TOURS
We also offer children's pumpkin tours for a fun school trip! The tours are offered by appointment only, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays during the month of October . The minimum group size for these tours is 15 people. A tour includes a hay ride to the small pumpkin field where everyone gets to select their own pumpkin. The hay ride is followed by cider and cookies and hot beverages for the adults. The charge for this tour is $8 per person, including chaperones. . To schedule a tour please call 860-633-6001 or email us with your details.
Be sure to select a pumpkin with a firm stem without any visible punctures or surface blemishes. Once you bring your pumpkin home, store it in a cool shady spot. Once you carve your pumpkin it will only last a few days.
Pumpkins are more than just Jack-O-Lanterns!
While pumpkins are most often carved and used as decoration for Halloween, they can also be used as a fresh replacement for dishes calling for canned pumpkin.