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Frequently asked questions!

Posted on October 17, 2017

We’ve been receiving lots of emails and Facebook messages asking us questions about coming to the patch. We’ve answered some of them below: Will it be mucky there? Well it is a field and the muck is what makes it fun. If you’re allergic to muck then this is not the place for you. In previous years we’ve had great fun watching people in high heels get themselves stuck. If you do wear your fancy shoes, we will laugh! GoRead More

Fun Decorations Anyone Can Make

Posted on September 26, 2017

We’ve been throwing ourselves, body and soul, into Halloween for about seven years now.  For us, its become such a creative time of year when everyone in the family is thinking about how we can make this year the best year ever. Every year we make our own signs, dress scarecrows, build mazes and make our own decorations.  The thing is that, when we make our own decorations they become much more impolrtant to us that any of the cheap,Read More

Pumpkin Progress Report

Posted on September 16, 2017

The pumpkins have been coming along nicely this year.  The weather during July and August certainly helped.  Thankfully the need to water them every other day has come to an end. We’re going to have a busy few weeks harvesting thousands of pumpkins and getting the field ready to welcome our visitors.  We genuinely can’t wait. One of the most difficult things at this point is to keep slugs away.  We don’t ever use any chemicals on our pumpkins norRead More

The creative work begins

Posted on September 15, 2017

Halloween in the Kennedy household starts in March when we begin the process of growing pumpkins. By early September, the work takes on a different meaning. It’s all hands to the pump and the creative juices really start flowing. This year we have something amazing planned. We’re really hoping it works out as planned but we’re certain that it won’t be lacking any attention to detail. Clodagh, Laura and Aaron have been very busy making … bottles!! Hundreds of bottles.Read More