The Lighthouse Shelter in Annapolis is selling thousands of pumpkins for a good cause.
The fundraiser is geared at helping homeless citizens in Anne Arundel County. You can grab a pumpkin from noon to 6 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekends. There are also seasonal crafts, activities and dozens of baked goods.
- St. Martin's Lutheran Church
1120 Spa Rd., Annapolis
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekends
Meadows Farms Nursery
Meadows Farms Nursery in Severna Park also offers plenty of fall items. The store offers a wide variety of pumpkins, gourds, cornstalks and many other Halloween decorations that will satisfy any needs. Meadows Farms encourages shoppers to bring the whole family out for fall fun.
- Meadows Farms
478 Jumpers Hole Road, Severna Park
Open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily
Y Worry Farm
Vist this local farm, opening on Oct. 5, to pick your own pumpkin, navigate teh corn maze, commune with farm animals and grab something to eat at the "fall foods shack."
The 7th Annual Agriculture Education Day, sponsored by the Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation and the Anne Arundel County Farm Bureau,will be held at Y Worry Farm on Sunday, October 13. Details to follow.
- Y Worry Farm
1501 Rossback Road, Davidsonville
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
For additional information contact www.aaedc.org or 410-222-7410
Homestead Gardens’ Fall Festival runs every weekend in October, and features live entertainment, rides, food, events and, of course, pumpkins.
- Homestead Gardens' Fall Festival
743 West Central Avenue, Davidsonville
11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sept. 28 – Oct. 28
For additional information and a complete listing of events visit www.homesteadgardens.com
Knightongale Farm, located at the corner of Birdsville Road and of Route 2 hosts a Fall Festival featuring farm animals, a kernel corn sand box, six-acre pumpkin patch, pony rides, three-acre corn maze and hayrides.
- Knightongale Farm
3924 Solomons Island Road, Harwood
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays from Oct. 5-26
For additional information call 443-871-1076