It doesn’t matter where in Knoxville you live, or even if you live outside of Knoxville, there are quite a few wonderful corn mazes and pumpkin patches to visit this fall. Several favorite pumpkin patches and corn mazes won’t be open this year due to a rainy summer, but there are still plenty to choose from!
Here is a quick look at the mazes and patches around our area. Visit their websites for full details including admission prices.
Oakes Farm Corn Maze, 8240 Corryton Road in Corryton, is open Thursdays and Fridays from 10 a.m.- 10 p.m, Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m (September)/ 11 p.m. (October); and on Sundays from 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. Pumpkin Patch, Giant 9 Acre Corn Maze, Kids Corn Maze, Animal Exhibit, Giant Slides, Bouncing Pillow, Hay Maze, Pedal Karts, Tire Mountain Play Area, The Mound – A king of the hill type experience, Rat Racers, Farm Scene Investigation Game, Giant Sand Play Area, Quad Slides, Downhill Derby – an interactive floating pumpkin race Inflatable Kid’s Jumpie, Steer Roping, Tetherball, and Concessions. Opens September 21st.
Kyker Farms Corn Maze, 938 Alder Branch Rd in Sevierville is open Thursdays and Friday from 4 p.m. – dark, Saturdays 10 a.m. – dark, and on Sundays in October from 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. Hayrides, Pumpkin Patch, Tunnel Slides, Straw Crawl, Corn Tub, Swings, Corn Hole, Bonfire sites, Concessions, Kyker’s Kritter Barn, Corn Cob Swing, Farm Facts Maze. Opens September 28th.
Deep Well Farms, 9567 Hwy. 11 E. in Lenoir City is open Fridays-Sundays in September and Thursdays- Sundays in October. Corn maze, pumpkin patch, hayrides, hay maze, Mega slides, farm animals, tire swings, stationary tractor, rope walls, duck pond, play areas, pavilion, picnic areas, and concessions. Opens September 14th.
Maple Lane Farms, 1040 Maple Lane in Greenback opens September 27th. Activities include a ten acre corn maze (haunted from October 24th through Halloween), pumpkin patch, hayrides, Country Store with collectible memorabilia, rock wall and kid’s activities.
Misty River Cabins and RV Resort, 5050 Old Walland Highway in Walland has a corn maze that is open weekends September 27th-October 31st.
Mayfield Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch, 257 Highway 307, Athens, is open Friday through Sunday. Corn maze, pumpkin patch, hay wagon ride, GIANT slide, rat race game, corn hole games, tether ball, hillbilly pig races, pedal cars, food, and more. Opens September 28th.
Guthrie Farms, 490 County Road 67 in Riceville is open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sunday beginning September 28th. Hours are Fridays and Saturdays from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Sundays from 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. They offer a pumpkin patch, corn maze, redneck zombie paintball, hayride, animal petting barn, obstacle coarse, and more.
Echo Valley Corn Maze, 915 Bethel Church Road in Jefferson City is open Fridays-Sundays beginning September 14th. Hours are Fridays from 3-11 p.m, Saturdays 10 a.m. -11 p.m, and Sundays from 1-8 p.m. There are mazes, playground, Discovery Barn, Niblet Train, animal feed, and pumpkins.
Country Harvest Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch, 4384 General Carl Stiner Way in LaFollette is open Friday-Sunday beginning September 23rd. They offer fun activities for all age groups, including a corn maze, pumpkin patch, hillbilly slide, human tumble wheel, corn box, hay climb, hayride, straw crawl, cow train,and concessions. Hours are Fridays 5-11 p.m, Saturdays 1-11 p.m, and Sundays 1-6 p.m.
(photo credit: Just Jennifer via Flickr)