Spilman’s Cafe and Pick Your Own Pumpkins

Spilman’s Cafe and Pick Your Own Pumpkins
Near Thirsk, North Yorkshire

Pick Your Own Pumpkins
Pick Your Own Fruit
Pick Your Own Sunflowers
Maize Maze

Farmer Copleys is located near Thirsk in North Yorkshire. They have a variety of ‘seasonal’ offerings such as PYO fruit, a maize maze, pick your own sunflowers and pick your own pumpkins.

Pick Your Own Pumpkins – PYO Pumpkin Patch 2020

The pumpkin patch is located in the middle of their farm. You can enjoy pumpkin picking with plenty of space and fresh air. Entry is via pre-booking online only in 2020. They have around 40,000 of many different kinds with prices starting from £1.

Activities include a carving barn, maize maze, corn cannon, tractor rides, bale mountain and fairground rides. Cash deposit is required for wheelbarrows. Food and drink will be available and the maximum stay is 2.5 hours. Wellies are advised.

Cost? You book per car at a cost of £10. This can then be redeemed against activities at the farm or pumpkins you pick.

Maize Maze 2020

This year a rainbow is the theme of the maize maze. It is a one-way trail for 2020. You will follow the farm clues and complete the activity sheet as you walk around the trail. The maze may close in wet weather. The maize maze usually opens around August and it is also open during pumpkin picking.

What else can you PYO at Spilman’s Cafe and Pick Your Own Pumpkins

They also have pick your own strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries and blackberries when in season. Plus pick your own sunflowers, again when in season. You can even dig up your own spuds.

Other things to do at Spilman’s

There is a playbarn on-site with play tractors, rural crafts, potting shed, vintage tractor park, sand kitchen and more.

Cafe – Open during the PYO season for takeout hot and cold drinks, sweet treats and snacks and ice creams. Contactless payments preferred.


Address: Church Farm, Thirsk YO7 3NB, North Yorkshire, England. Phone: 01845 501623

Dog friendly? Well behaved dogs are allowed to visit the farm. Please keep them on a lead and clean up after them. No dogs on the pumpkin patch please.

Opening times: Due to the seasonal variations with what you can do and when at the farm please check their website for up-to-date information.

Category – PYO Pumpkins – PYO Fruit – Maize Maze – Suitable for all ages.

Spilman's Cafe and Pick Your Own Pumpkins
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