Halloween is coming and so are local pumpkin patches.
Solano County has a variety of settings in which to buy pumpkins. People can enjoy everything from a corn maze to a train ride while doing so.
Local pumpkin patches include:
Cool Pumpkin Patches: Offers a 45-acre corn maze, wagon rides and refreshments. Located at 8700 Sievers Road, Dixon. 530-304-0163; www.coolpatchpumpkins.com
Erickson’s Ranch: Offers pumpkins and produce. Located at 2482 Cordelia Road near Fairfield. 707-864-0557; www.ericksonranch.com
Larry’s Produce: Offers pumpkins, produce and a hay maze with slide. Located at 4606 Suisun Valley Road near Fairfield. 707-864-8068; www.larrysproduce.com
Silveyville Christmas Tree and Pumpkin Farm: Includes a gift shop. Located at 6208 Silveyville Road near Dixon. 707-678-2304; www.silveyvilletreefarm.com
Western Railway Museum: Runs “Pumpkin Festival” trains on weekends from Oct. 13-28. Located at 5848 Highway 12. 707-374-2978; www.wrm.org