A cornmaze in this cornfield in rural Central New Jersey.

Celebrate fall in the Ocean State

There is nothing quite like celebrating fall in Rhode Island. Although the cooler weather has officially arrived, it is not quite time to hibernate for winter…yet. This is one the most beautiful and festive times of the year and the Ocean State sure knows how to provide some great family fun.Enjoy your time together as a family and take a break from all the traveling you did this past summer!

Celebrate the last few weeks of Fall outdoors at your local Rhode Island farms:

Clark Farms is located in Matunuck, Rhode Island and offers many family activities, such as hayrides, a corn-maze, a petting zoo, go-karts, an Ecology house, a corn pit, and so much more. They have a beautiful plant selection and you can grab a warm apple cider or coffee while you shop and let the kids play! This is a great place to stay busy with your family and spend your day outdoors.
Plan your visit at 2984 Comm Perry Hwy., Matunuck, RI 02879. Open M-F 9-5, Sat 9-4, Sun 10-4

Learn more about the area here.

Confreda Greenhouses & Farms is located in Scituate, Rhode Island and is a long-standing 400-acre farm that is filled with lots of fall fun.Not only is this a farm with a corn maze, hay rides, and a giant slide, but they also are rated as one of Rhode Islands top choices for high quality plants, produce and delicious gourmet foods.

Plan your visit at 2150 Scituate Ave., Hope RI 02831. Open M-F 10-6, sat 9-5, Sun 9-5
Learn more about the area here.

Dame Farm & Orchard is located in Johnston, Rhode Island and one thing you can always count on is their fresh produce & local honey. There also is an “a-maize-ing” corn maze which totals out to about 2 miles of trails as well as wagon rides for the entire family. This gives you the chance to see the entire farm from your seat!

Plan your visit at 91B Brown Ave., Johnston, RI 02919. Open M-F 8:30-6, Sat 9-4
Learn more about the area here.

Escobar’s Highland Farm is located in Portsmouth, Rhode Island. This farm is the perfect place to keep your family entertained with its epic 8-acre corn maze, and a picturesque hayride through the dairy farm, where you can feed apples to the cows! You can also even bring your furry friend, as long as they are kept on a leash!

Plan your visit at 255 Middle Rd., Portsmouth, RI 02871. Open Sat 10-5 Sun 11-5
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Salisbury Farm is located in Johnston, Rhode Island and has a wide range of activities for families for enjoy. One of their most popular is their gigantic corn maze which is cut out of a five acre field of corn. They also offer free hayrides so you can get a tour of the 55 acre family farm. You can also count on this Rhode Island farm for seasoned firewood to keep you toasty this winter!

Plan your visit at 11 Peck Hill Rd., Johnston, Rhode Island 02919. Open M-Sun 10-5
Learn more about the area here.

Manfredi Farms is located in Westerly, Rhode Island. Once you get there, you might never want to leave! The expansive gardens are incredible, the farm stand is filled with delicious produce, and the baked good are right out of the oven. There are even adorable animals to pet! One of the best attractions this farm has to offer is Farmer’s golf, which is a modified 10-hole golf game, played with wooden clubs on farmland itself, making it a little more tricky than your typical game of golf!

Plan your visit at 59 Dunns Corners Bradford Road, Westerly, RI 0289. Open daily 10-7
Learn more about the area here.

No matter what part of Rhode Island you are in you can always find gorgeous local farms! Before your days shorten and the temperatures drop below freezing, get outside and appreciate the beautiful fall foliage this awesome state has to offer! To learn more about the different neighborhoods in Rhode Island and what local farm is closest to where you live or where you are looking to move to, click here.