You'll have no trouble finding fall family fun in Racine County. Apple orchards, hayrides, pumpkin farms and farm animals are among our many seasonal destinations. Enjoy exploring!
Apple Holler Farm
5006 S. Sylvania Ave., Sturtevant
Pick your own apples, pears and pumpkins on a 78-acre farm. Petting zoo, mini-train ride, hayrides and pony rides. Ranked 6th Best Apple Orchard in USA Today Reader's Choice survey. Orchard open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Farm park open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
Brighton Wood Orchard
1072 88th Ave., rural Burlington.
Orchard: (262) 878-3000. Winery: (262) 878-5343
Fresh picked apples. AeppelTreow Winery & Distillery (adjacent) has hard ciders, whiskies, brandies. Tasting room. Open daily.
Old Homestead Orchard
7814 Raynor Ave., Caledonia
Pick your own apples. Raw honey, cider, jams, sauces and jellies. Open 12 to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Farms and animals
Borzynski’s Farm & Floral Market
11600 Washington Ave., Mount Pleasant
Weekend hayrides, pumpkin picking, kids play area, petting zoo and 8-acre corn maze. Corn maze open 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday through 10/31. Market open daily.
Bear Den Zoo and Petting Farm
6831 Big Bend Rd. (Hwy 164), Waterford
Pick a pumpkin from the patch, meet friendly animals and go on a hayride. Open Friday, 11 a.m.
to 3 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Green Meadows Petting Farm
33603 High Dr. (Hwy 20), Waterford
Farm experience with pumpkins, petting zoo, pony rides and hayrides. Open Tuesday through Sunday
Pumpkins & More
Land of the Giants Pumpkin Farm
11823 Durand Ave., Sturtevant
Pumpkins, 8-acre corn maze, goats, alpacas and donkeys, barrel train rides, kids play area. Open daily from 10 a.m. until dark.
Swan’s Pumpkin Farm
5930 Hwy H, Caledonia
Pumpkins, petting zoo, spook house, corn maze, hayrides, pedal tractors, apple cider donuts, pumpkin pie and other treats. Open daily 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Abandoned Haunted House Complex
2825 S. East Frontage Road, Mount Pleasant
Two haunted houses, haunted cornfield, interactive paintball. Open 7 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday.
Walking Ghost Tour of Downtown Racine
Guided tour of historical, haunted places. Children age 10 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Meet at Divino Gelato, 245 Main St. 6:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Sept. 30, Oct. 1, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28 and 29.
$25 in advance; $30 at the door. Advance tickets online or at Volunteer Center of Racine, 6216 Washington Ave.