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Weekend Activities

SPECIAL EVENTS

Special events at The Pumpkin Ranch in Winterset, IA are ever changing each week and most certainly something you don’t want to miss. Our special events in the past have included face paint, caricature artists, magicians, family photos, balloon artists and more. Our special events at The Pumpkin Ranch in Winterset and season and event special. Be sure to click here to check out this season’s Special Events only offered in Winterset, IA at The Pumpkin Ranch. Have an idea for a Special Event you’d like The Pumpkin Ranch in Winterset to try and offer, click here to tell us more.

Special events are always included with your paid admission and end promptly at the times noted on the events calendar and/or our social media outlets. Special Events are just one of the many reasons The Pumpkin Ranch in Winterset is your all-inclusive Fall Family Fun headquarters.

Check out the list below for our Weekend Special Events for the 2021 Pumpkin Season!

WEEKEND SPECIAL EVENTS – {It’s like the magic inside an already fun day!}

Our weekend special events are extra-events that change each day of the  weekend. Special appearances or attractions we bring in for you and your family to enjoy that are FREE with your paid admission!!

These are offered on Saturday’s and Sunday’s of our open season, only!

 

That’s right!! You pay one price (your admission ticket + click here for admission info) and then enjoy all the activities and events on site that day!!

 

 

HERE ARE YOUR SPECIAL EVENTS FOR THE 2022 SEASON:

SATURDAY SEPT. 17TH: no special events  – but it’s OpEnInG SaTuRdAy – so hurry up and get here!

SUNDAY SEPT. 18TH:

12:00 – 1:00 – DIY Crafts in the Meadow  (while supplies last!)

12:00 – 5:00FREE Horseback rides (with paid admission!) **To keep our horses and customers safe the maximum weight our horses can hold is 250 pounds. Also keeping safety first, women who are pregnant can not participate in horse rides. Caretakers are welcome to walk along side their children. Thank you.

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SATURDAY SEPT. 24TH:

1:00 – 3:00: FACE-PAINTING in the Meadow!

SUNDAY SEPT. 25TH:

12:00 – 1:00 – DIY Crafts in the Meadow  (while supplies last!)

12:00 – 5:00FREE Horseback rides (with paid admission!) **To keep our horses and customers safe the maximum weight our horses can hold is 250 pounds. Also keeping safety first, women who are pregnant can not participate in horse rides. Caretakers are welcome to walk along side their children. Thank you.

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SATURDAY OCT. 1: 

1:00 – 3:00: BALLOON ANIMALS in the Meadow!

SUNDAY OCT. 2:

12:00 – 1:00 – DIY Crafts in the Meadow  (while supplies last!)

12:00 – 5:00FREE Horseback rides (with paid admission!) **To keep our horses and customers safe the maximum weight our horses can hold is 250 pounds. Also keeping safety first, women who are pregnant can not participate in horse rides. Caretakers are welcome to walk along side their children. Thank you.

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SATURDAY OCT. 8:

10:00 – 2:00 – DIY Crafts in the Meadow (while supplies last! / with pd. admission)

1:00 – 3:00:FREE FAMILY PHOTOS WITH ALLISON KNOX. Numbers will be handed out in The Barn starting at 12:00pm.  The first number will not be handed out until 12:00pm There will be 100 total numbers available. Each family needs their own number.  The paper given to you with your number assigned to your group, will indicate what time you need to line up. These family photos are free with your paid admission. Allison will have instructions on how to receive your photos. 

SUNDAY OCT. 9:

12:00 – 1:00 – DIY Crafts in the Meadow (while supplies last! / with pd. admission)

12:00 – 5:00FREE Horseback rides (with paid admission!) **To keep our horses and customers safe the maximum weight our horses can hold is 250 pounds. Also keeping safety first, women who are pregnant can not participate in horse rides. Caretakers are welcome to walk along side their children. Thank you.

12:00 – 5:00T Mobile Interactive Trailer In the Meadow (with paid admission)

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SATURDAY OCT. 15:

10:00 – 5:00T Mobile Interactive Trailer In the Meadow (with paid admission)

SUNDAY OCT. 16:

12:00 – 1:00 – DIY Crafts in the Meadow  (while supplies last! / with pd. admission)

12:00 – 5:00FREE Horseback rides (with paid admission!) **To keep our horses and customers safe the maximum weight our horses can hold is 250 pounds. Also keeping safety first, women who are pregnant can not participate in horse rides. Caretakers are welcome to walk along side their children. Thank you.

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SATURDAY OCT. 22: 

10:00 – 4:30Iowa Corn Interactive Trailer

12:00 – 5:00 – T Mobile Interactive Trailer In the Meadow (with paid admission)

SUNDAY OCT. 23:

12:00 – 1:00 – DIY Crafts in the Meadow  (while supplies last!)

12:00 – 5:00FREE Horseback rides (with paid admission!) **To keep our horses and customers safe the maximum weight our horses can hold is 250 pounds. Also keeping safety first, women who are pregnant can not participate in horse rides. Caretakers are welcome to walk along side their children. Thank you.

12:00 – 5:00T Mobile Interactive Trailer In the Meadow (with paid admission)

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SATURDAY OCT. 29:

1:00 – 3:00: Halloween Party at The Pumpkin Ranch.

Including: Costume contest in The Barn at 1:00. Followed by Trick-or-Treating around the Fun Zone area, plus DIY Crafts in the meadow!

*Costume Contest winners will win a cash prize!

**More info to come on our end of season Halloween Party!

SUNDAY OCT. 30:

12:00 – 1:00 – DIY Crafts in the Meadow  (while supplies last!)

12:00 – 5:00FREE Horseback rides (with paid admission!) *To keep our horses and customers safe the maximum weight our horses can hold is 250 pounds. Also keeping safety first, women who are pregnant can not participate in horse rides. Caretakers are welcome to walk along side their children. Thank you.