Families can't miss this pumpkin patch off the 10 freeway, just look for the giant inflatable pumpkin. The farm has pumpkins in the patch for picking, or hundreds of shapes and sizes already picked and grouped according to size.
10133 Ward Way, Mentone
9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily
Greenspot has hayrides, train rides, a petting zoo, a hay maze, a jump house and plenty of pumpkins. The farm will also have haunted hayrides for the big kids through the 31st. Check the website for dates and pricing information.
39925 Calle Contento, Temecula
9 a.m.-8 p.m. daily
In addition to the many varieties of squash, gourds, pumpkins and corn stalks, Peltzer Farms has pony rides, a petting zoo, pig races, a corn maze and more.
Riley's Farm & Orchard
12261 S. Oak Glen Road, Oak Glen
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday
Reach Jennifer Dean at 951-368-9336, jdean@PE.com or http://blogs.inlandsocal.com/moms.