Do we need to book tickets?
Yes, booking tickets before visiting us is essential this year. You book for a whole day with no time limit (beyond the opening hours for the day you choose).
What actions are you taking to make the site COVID secure?
We want to reassure you that countless hours have been put into reviewing the latest guidance and ensuring your safety at this year’s Undley Pumpkin Patch and Maize Maze event. We’d also like to make you aware that this year’s event will be different from previous years. Most importantly, this is so we can provide a safe environment for pumpkin patch staff and visitors to enjoy. Discover more about our covid secure measures.
How much is under cover and how much is open air?
Most of the Pumpkin patch is outside in the open air. We have two marquees, one is the craft marquee which houses the craft stalls, walking pet balloons and pumpkin carving, the other marquee has seating for refreshments. Particularly designed with the October weather in mind, (which can be a little unpredictable) Owing to social distancing, indoor space will be at a premium if it rains, so please remember to bring umbrellas!
Are dogs allowed at the Pumpkin Patch? Are dogs allowed at the Pumpkin Patch?
Yes, well behaved dogs are allowed, however they must be kept on leads at all times. Also Dog owners must clear up if their dog fouls
Do you sell pumpkin carving kits and carving stencils?
Yes, Pumpkin carving kits and stencils are available to buy.
What facilities/toilets do you have on-site?
We have toilets and washing facilities on site.
Is the ground suitable for pushchairs/wheelchairs?
Yes the ground is suitable for pushchairs and wheelchairs, although a little bumpy. However if it is raining the ground will be wet and slightly muddy.
How long do the pumpkins last?
As long as they are not bruised in any way, pumpkins will keep for two months or more if they are stored in a cool dry place, for example a garage or outside shed. so if you’re planning to visit on 1st Oct then they should still be good for 31st October…
Are you open if it is raining?
YES! Just be sure to bring your wellies and rain coat. Also, keep in mind that the Crafts Marquee is under cover and there is a second seated marquee for eating in under cover. Also the bouncy castle is covered.
What footwear is suitable?
Wellies are the best option just in case the weather turns bad. However anything that isn’t open toed shoes is fine.
Am I able to use my bank card to pay?
All major credit cards accepted apart from American Express. Cash back is also available.
What are the prices of the pumpkins?
Please see our ‘Prices’ page for up to date prices on attractions and pumpkins.
How much is the Themed Maize Maze?
Please see our ‘Prices’ page for up to date prices on attractions and pumpkins. There is no charge for children under 5 in the maize.
How do I know if there are still pumpkins available to buy?
We always have enough for the entire month of opening and regular updates on FaceBook. There are thousands of pumpkins planted so no body will miss out!
How do we find you?
Our post code is IP28 8BX and directions to the Pumpkin patch are on the website.
Is there public transport near you?
A brilliant resource to use is the ‘journey planner’ available on the Suffolk On Board website
Is there parking?
Yes there is a large parking area and it is also free to park.
How much is admission to the Pumpkin Patch?
Admission is free. Please book first.
Do you sell hot food there?
Yes, there is hot foods and drinks, and also a BBQ.
Are the small gourds poisonous to eat?
None of the gourds are poisonous, they are all part of the pumpkin/squash family. Some are not recommended to be eaten as they are purely for decorative use and would taste nasty. It is not recommended as an un-supervised play toy with a small child as like anything, a child could choke if they were chewing on them.
What stalls do you have?
Halloween/Christmas Bunting & Linen