With over 50 attractions and activities at Vala's Pumpkin Patch, plan to spend most of your day exploring all the farm has to offer. From the classic hayrack ride to the pumpkin field to our giant bouncing pillows, there's sure to be something for everyone. 

Browse all of our attractions on our map!
- Old-Fashioned Hayrack Ride
- Barnyard Adventure Ride
- Lost Pumpkin Mine
- Corn Maze
- Pirate Maze
- Storybook Barn
- Spook Shed
- Haunted Farmhouse
- Haunted Trail and Graveyard
- Big Slide Ride
- Barnyard Sports
- Giant Checkers and Tic-Tac-Toe
- Spider Web
- Applewood Play Area
- Tractor Play Set
- Stalk Cars
- Spookley's Play Yard
- Dress-A-Scarecrow
- Pirate's Cove Play Area
- Petting Coral and Camel Corral
- Sandbox Tractor Play
- Red Slide
- Kids Country Jamboree
- Corn Wagon Play Area
- Hackberry Hideout
- Mary's Schoolhouse
- Graveyard Golf
- Lost Pumpkin Mine
- Peddle Trikes
- Bunnyville
- Corn Junction Playbox
- Duck Derby
- The Great Pumpkin Jump
- Pumpkinapolis 500 Carts
- Barnyard Challenge Course and Zip Line
- Egg Scramble
- Wooden Play Houses (NEW for 2017!)
- Barnyard Animal Band
- Farm Equipment Display
- Jack-o-Lantern Tree
- Apple Education Barn
- Pirate's Bone Band
- Back Porch Boys
- Farmer Jack's ValaKazam
- Troll in the Graveyard
- Creepy Hollow Village Display
- Skeletons in a Truck
- Scarecrow Band
- Pickup Chicks Revue
Photo Opportunities
- Skeleton Mickey
- Giant Rocking Chair
- Windmill Picture Spot
For an Extra Charge
- The Pumpkin Creek Train Ride: Cross Pumpkin Creek Bridge and climb aboard the replica 1860's Jupiter train for a 3/4 mile ride. Pass through a tunnel and see our old-fashioned western town along the way. $3.50 per person
- Apple Blasters: Shoot apples at targets! $4.00 for 6 apples, $8.50 for 15 apples, $15 for 30 apples
- Black Light Paintball Shootout: Take aim at ghoulish zombie characters and targets with paintball guns and blacklight paintballs. $2.50 for 10 shots; $6.50 for 30 shots; $8 for 50 shots
- Face Painting: Open Saturdays and Sundays, Prices vary
- Old-Fashioned Photo Barn Picture-Taking: Have your individual or family picture taken and developed as you wait. Open evenings and weekends.
- Gemstone Mining: Pan for gems and precious stones in our water driven sluice. Prices vary.
- Pony Rides: Visit our ponies, ages 12 and under only. $7.00
- Birdie Barn: Buy a feedling stick to feed the "budgies," small parakeets

Vala's Apple Orchard & Cider Mill

Vala's Apple Orchard & Cider Mill NEW this year!  We’ve planted over 30 varieties that ripen at different times during the fall season. Each day the orchard offers different varieties available for picking. Some of our favorites include EverCrisp, HoneyCrisp, JonaGold, Yellow Delicious, Fugi, IdaRed, and Cortland. Take a hayride to the orchard for a unique family apple-picking experience. Half-peck picking bags are $8.99 and hold about 5-6 lbs. See updates here:


12102 S. 180th Street | Gretna, NE 68028

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