HAMPTON, NH — Not even pumpkin patches are escaping the new coronavirus in 2020.
The ongoing pandemic means many of the region's pumpkin patches have had to adjust hours, regulations and activities as they head into fall.
Fortunately, COVID-19 has only changed, not completely closed, your favorite pumpkin patch and farm stands, and their offerings this fall.
Below is a list of some pumpkin patches and farm stands in or near Exeter, Hampton, North Hampton, and Portsmouth.
Applecrest Farm at 133 Exeter Road/Route 88 in Hampton Falls is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. For more information, call 603-926-3721.
DeMeritt Hill Farm in Lee is located at 20 Orchard Way is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekends. Call 603-868-2111 for info.
Scamman Farm, at 69 Portsmouth Avenue in Stratham, is open from noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. They can be reached at 603-686-1258.
The Heron Pond Farm is located at 290 Main Avenue in South Hampton and is open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call 603-394-0129 for more information.
Emery Farm in Durham is open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 147 Piscataqua Drive. For more information, call 603-742-8495.
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