Want to pick the perfect pumpkin but in a rush? Head to Captain Jack’s Pumpkin Patch in Marengo, Illinois for a budget-friendly outing without spending the whole day. Searching for the perfect pumpkin couldn’t have been more easier here. They huge a variety of pumpkins of all sizes and shapes, photo opportunities, and best of all they are so budget-friendly! No pumpkins are over $5! We absolutely love this hidden gem in McHenry County and I’m sure you will too!

GETTING STARTED AT Captain Jack’s Pumpkin Patch

The pumpkin patch is just off Rt. 23 in Marengo. Make sure you use a GPS to the pumpkin patch as it is a fast road, so you may miss it.

Easy on the budget

One of the reasons I’ve come here again and again is because the prices are great. Large pumpkins of a variety of colors including unique ones like yellow and light blue. They were only $3. Huge orange pumpkins are only $5. Mini pumpkins are only 2 for $1. We spent less than $20 for a porch full of pumpkins. Gotta love pumpkins on the cheap!

Captain Jack's Pumpkin Patch in Marengo is the perfect spot to pick a pumpkin if you're looking for budget friendly with plenty of choices.

Captain Jack's Pumpkin Patch in Marengo is the perfect spot to pick a pumpkin if you're looking for budget friendly with plenty of choices.

 

Photo Ops

Although the pumpkin patch may be on the smaller side, there were enough photo ops that will help capture all the memories. We especially love taking a photo at the silo! And yes, they are totally dog-friendly so bring your pooch.

Captain Jack's Pumpkin Patch in Marengo is the perfect spot to pick a pumpkin if you're looking for budget friendly with plenty of choices.

 

Wash your Pumpkins

I love that there was a pumpkin wash area. The kids were happy to give their pumpkins a “wash” with a brush and water. They even have towels to dry them off.

FINAL THOUGHTS of Captain Jack’s Pumpkin Patch

For a simple, but fun outing at the pumpkin patch, you’ll love Captain Jack’s!

 

TIPS TO ENJOY

  • No need to bring a wagon. They have plenty here to haul your pumpkins around.
  • Bring your pooch. So many cute photo ops with them and the family!

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Location: 35582 IL-23, Marengo, IL 60152
Cost: No admission cost