Frightfully Good Halloween Events
“Each year, the Great Pumpkin rises out of the pumpkin patch that he thinks is the most sincere. He’s gotta pick this one. He’s got to…”
~ Linus, It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
Each Autumn, pumpkins are front and centre in Surrey. Orange truly is the new black. Here’s a hit list of harvest activities, from the family-friendly to frightful…
Hazelmere Pumpkin Patch
Gabriel Farms Ltd. 18507 20 Avenue. 604.992.7748
The farm has u-pick pumpkins, hayrides, petting zoo and face painting. Check out their amazing Facebook photos, showing off how the patch has grown from some baby-sized pumpkins into some very sincere looking orange monsters just perfect for making Jack-o-Lanterns.
8390 172 Street. 604.574.5585
This farm has u-pick pumpkins, already picked pumpkins, mini pumpkins and hay wagon rides! Pick up your winter produce after and bake up some seasonal treats.
Cloverdale Country Farms
5888 168 Street. 604.575.7818.
Plenty of pumpkins, as far as the eye can see!
Two EE’s Farm Market
16411 Fraser Highway 604.572.1813
This farm has already picked pumpkins and no u-pick. Take in the beautiful rural scenery at one of the Lower Mainland’s most historic farms, which has been a pioneer in organic farming.
5180 152 Street. 604.574.1390
You can pick your own pumpkins at this farm. This farm started out in 1989 with just over 10 acres of land. Today, it has expanded with one of the most popular fruit and vegetable stands in the region.
Capella Farm Market
5276 160 Street. 604.576.2465
Choose your own pumpkins and take some hay rides!
Cloverdale Produce Farm Market
4623 168 Street. 604.576.1427
Enjoy some fine produce and special seasonal offerings.
Children’s Halloween Festival. Bear Creek Park Train
Kids can ride the train through the Halloween Forest Display, make crafts and play games. They also get to take home a farm fresh pumpkin.
Haunted Forest Scream Train
Bear Creek Park Train. This one is for the older youngsters or adults that can handle more serious frights. Take a ride through a dark forest loaded with night time creatures.
All Hallows Eve at the Historic Stewart Farm House
Discover bewitching beginnings! Learn about the origins of Halloween, play games from long ago and create a spooky mask to take home.
Potters House of Horrors
Newton location – 12530 72 Avenue
Potters House of Horrors features one of the scariest walk-through haunts in the province, with a large maze-like walkthrough of scary displays for both kids and adults.
Halloween In The Forest at the Surrey Nature Centre
Great family fun. Carve a pumpkin, meet forest creatures and maybe even catch a glimpse of a Forest Fairy! Enjoy spooky crafts and Halloween treats. Don’t forget your costume!
At the Surrey Museum. Design your own take-home Jack O’Lantern, make crafts and taste some pie while watching the Cloverdale costume parade.
Photo Credit: Jacy Ippolito