Pick Pumpkins Appointments

Due to Covid 19 things are a little bit different this year.  Penner Pumpkins is planning on setting up on Highway 12 this year and will be offering two U-Pick days.  For people who don't feel comfortable in crowds or just want to pick pumpkins from mountains of pumpkins Penner Pumpkins is offering appointments at the patch.  To make an appointment please see the box to the right "Select one or more services" or see contact page.

Guidelines and Information:

  • Please limit groups to under 9 people.

  • Please stay home if you are feeling sick or have been outside of the province in the last 14 days.

  • Appointments are 30 minutes long, you may book 2 time slots if you feel you need an hour.  

  • There is no bathrooms at the patch and the water is turned off middle of September.

  • Hand sanitizer will be provided and restrooms can be found in Steinbach.

  • If you need to cancel please e-mail ppfarmstore@gmail.com or the online form does allow cancellations, please try to cancel 24 hours before your appointment.   Penner Pumpkins will cancel appointments if there is a blizzard, torrential downpours, or thunderstorms, otherwise the patch will still be open.

  • Pumpkins last 30-90 days with proper storage.

  • Penner Pumpkins has two gardens.  U-Pick is happening on the south garden, the pick a pumpkin is happening on the north garden.

  • Pumpkins can be picked in the patch until the first frost (usually happens at week 3-4  in September, but Manitoba weather can be unpredictable).  After frost the pumpkins will be on a trailer and pallets.

If you would like to visit during the weekday.  Please fill out the form.


  • ​1-7 pm

  • Thursday hours: 11 am- 2pm


  • Sept. 16, 21, 23, 28, and 30

  • Oct. 5, 6, 7, 12, and 14.


  • From Golfair Road, 1/4 mile north and than left to the fence.  The patch is behind the house through the fence.

  • Coming south on Highway 12N, once you see John Deere on the right  side, drive 3/4 mile and than right to the fence.

  • Please see location page for a map.

Payment Options:

  • Cash

  • Credit card

  • E-Transfer

Penner Pumpkins has Square, but WiFi can be spotty at the garden.  Credit cards can be processed offline.  Debit tap may or may not work.