Fall is always in season, but right now, it’s literally THE season. This means pumpkins are everywhere, and when we say everywhere, we mean everywhere! So, what would autumn be without attending a pumpkin patch or two? Savor the season by visiting one of Jefferson Parish's many pumpkin patches, where you'll find pumpkins suitable for pies, jack-o-lanterns, & holiday table decorations.


St. Martin's Episcopal Church

  • Address: 2216 Metairie Rd, Metairie, LA 70001
  • Dates: NOW thru October 31st (or until pumpkins run out)
  • Time: Saturday & Sunday from 11am to 5pm / Monday - Friday from 3:30pm to 6pm

St. Martin’s Episcopal Church is once again hosting its annual pumpkin patch. Pumpkins of all sizes, from minis to jumbos, are available for purchase. Prices depend on the weight of the pumpkin. There is also a cute fall-themed area that offers you the perfect picture opportunity! Purchasers receive a free brochure of pumpkin-carving tips and recipes. For more information, call (504) 835-7357 or email info@stmepiscopal.com

St. Mark's Episcopal Church

  • Address: 3251 Manhattan Blvd., Harvey, LA 70058
  • Dates: NOW thru October 31st
  • Times: Weekdays 10amto  6pm / Sundays 12pm to 7 pm..

St. Mark’s annual Pumpkin Patch will return this year for two weeks on the West Bank in Harvey. Guests can also enjoy fall fest activities -- including food vendors, free photo opportunities, and craft sales -- on October 28, 2023  from 10am – 7pm. While you grab your pumpkins, you can also grab some of St. Mark’s popular pumpkin bread to take home.

Although admission to the pumpkin patch is free, organizers are asking for donations of canned goods to help stock St. Mark’s food pantry.

St. Augustine's Episcopal Church

  • Address: 3412 Haring Road, Metairie, LA
  • Dates: NOW thru October 31st
  • Times: Monday – Friday 12:00pm to 8:30pm / Saturday & Sunday 9:00am to 8:30pm

St. Augustine's Pumpkin Patch returns for 2023. Come visit the Pumpkin Patch Photoshop area and get your family Halloween pictures while you pick out your pumpkins! There is no entrance fee; all are welcome to come and explore. Pumpkins are priced individually by size.

Patch on the Blvd.

  • Address: Williams Blvd Baptist Church: 3000 Williams Boulevard Kenner, LA
  • Dates: NOW thru October 31st
  • Times: Open daily from 3pm to 5pm

Sponsored by Williams Blvd. Baptist Church and LA State Police Troop B. Pumpkins of all sizes are available for purchase. Come out and visit on Saturday, October 28th, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., where if you purchase a pumpkin from the patch, you can learn how to paint a fall design for free.

Banting’s Nursery

  • Address: 3425 River Road , Bridge City, LA
  • Dates: NOW thru November 1st
  • Times: Monday–Saturday from 9am to 5pm / Sunday from 9am to 4pm 

Banting’s Nursery will have its annual pumpkin patch set up just in time for the fall.  They offer eight varieties of pumpkins, along with gourds, Indian corn, hay bales, etc. Make sure to stop by the fall-themed photo area to capture some memories of the family. After choosing from the nursery’s assorted pumpkins and gourds, take advantage of their photo area and snap a few photos. You can also opt to have a pumpkin-decorating package delivered straight to your door.

St. Bonaventure Catholic Church

  • Address: 329 S. Jamie Blvd, Avondale
  • Dates: NOW thru October 31st
  • Times:  Monday through Saturday, 10:00am to 6:00pm / Sunday, 11:00am to 6:00pm

Pumpkins of varying sizes are available for purchase at the Avondale school, and on Friday, October 27th, there will be a FREE movie night organized by the parish's Young Adult group starting at 6:30pm.