By Liz Taurasi
With October upon us, and the smell of fall in the air, now is the time to find your perfect pumpkin.
Whether you pick for sport (Punkin Chunkin), to eat (pies, pastries, etc...) or simply decorate for Halloween, pumpkins are plentiful right now throughout Massachusetts.
Did you know Massachusetts has more than three dozen locations to visit to pick your own pumpkin this season?
Some locations within a short drive of Acton include:
- Westview Farms in Boxborough
- Verrill Farm in Concord
- Shelburne Farm in Stow
- Fat Moon at Meadowbrook Farm in Westford
- McLoon Farm in Dunstable
- Lanwndale Farm in Tyngsborough
For a list of everything you can pick fresh throughout the state visit the Massgrown home page.