@ SHEPHERD'S CROSS
16792 East 450 Road,
Claremore, OK 74017-0935
Hwy 66 & then 2.5 miles East on Akin Road (EW 45 Road or EW 450 Road)
|Pumpkin Patch - Hay Maze - Scarecrow Making - Hay Rides - Farm Animal Petting Barn - Agriculture
Educational Tour - Fall Themed Games - Story Time - Farm Museum - Hands on Learning
|Celebrate the Feast of the Harvest with the firstfruits of the crops
As Always the Pumpkin Festival is free. There is a suggested donation of $3 per person.
Free Activities Include:
Pay for use Activities Include:
|October 1-30, 2014
Pumpkin Festival Hours for Drop By Visitors or Pre-scheduled Groups : Thurs, Fri, & Sat 9:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Mon., Tues. & Weds groups by appointment Buses & Schools Welcome - by appt. please
|What if it rains? No Problem!!
Explore 9,000 square feet of indoor activities
acres of outdoor activities! Hay maze & pumpkin patch
are grass fields & rarely have mud at all!
How long does it take when I visit the Pumpkin Patch?
Enjoy spending the afternoon. Plan on spending at
least 1 - 2 hours to enjoy all that is offered.
In a hurry & just need pumpkins? No Problem!!
Complete your transaction in the patch with state of the
art software or take them thru the drive thru window!
Our educational tours meet requirements
for school curriculum!
Here is a link to great Educational Info for October:
AG IN THE CLASSROOM
|THE HARVEST CELEBRATION
Family Friendly. Fun for all ages!
No Fear (Scare) Here - This is a peaceful farm.
No Dogs or Pets Allowed
|All Saint's Eve
Historically, October 31st began as a Christian celebration.
On that same night, October 31st, these prayer warriors
would place a candle in their window to notify people in need,
that they could come to receive free clothing and food.
The following day, November 1st (All Saints Day) those
dedicated Christian laborers would go out and actively share
the Good News of their Christian faith.
Throughout history, and throughout the world, Christians
have had slight variations on this theme, however one thing
remains constant in those historic tales - that is the gathering
of Christian believers in prayer and in service to others.
May our porch lights, this holiday season, shine brightly as a
beacon of hope for all. If you are in need, be it for clothes,
food, or a night of prayer, you are welcome.
This positive tradition can be followed any time of the year.
What a positive reminder of our history and mission!
Pray together and labor the fields together.
The field is ripe for the harvest.
May our celebrations be such a witness to the resurrection of
For more information about this special Christian celebration
throughout history, here is a link to Wikipedia information.
Click Here for More Info on All Saints Eve
and plenty of
for all ages!
|In Genesis Chapter 1 God details how He created the earth, and everything in it. He is the Creator of all plants and
all animals. Creator of squash, pumpkins, gourds, corn, and straw! And people can use these.
We can choose to use His plants to bring glory to His name.
decoration. God has blessed us with these wonderful vegetables, that keep well in winter time and provide important
nutrition. The pilgrims and early settlers of America were grateful to have pumpkins to eat, and other things did not
store well. Pumpkins were a dietary mainstay...and were part of the Thanksgiving tradition from the start!
author of the harvest. Join us in rejoicing in the bounty of His blessings!
Look for our pumpkin recipes when you come to the patch this year. There are many uses for this wonderful
vegetable, and we sell all kinds for both decoration and delicious pies, breads, soups...even snacks!
The Pumpkin Festival is a fun & educational experience.
held indoors - in
our tour barn - fun
rain or shine
Groups of 20 please pre-schedule when visiting the farm Book early - the Pumpkin Patch fills up quickly - Call or email
Four Choices for Group Tours
To schedule - simply call or email us - your group tour is not confirmed until we send an e-mail confirmation.
email@example.com or 918-342-5911
|1. Donation Based Groups
|2. Mini Pumpkin Package Groups
$5 per person
|3. Small Pumpkin Package
Groups $6 per person
produce, meat &
available at the farm
Click here for SNAP
|We take all of the
and SNAP EBT
|4. Regular Pumpkin Package
Groups $8 per person
|Pumpkins & Fall
The following seasonal
items available for purchase:
Pumpkins - all
shapes & sizes
Made in Oklahoma
The earth is the
& everything in it!
Shepherd's Shop is a quaint &
unique country gift store
|Educational Farm Hay Ride in
|Bus Load of Pumpkins
Wednesday October 1st
Come on out to the farm for a fun day with fellow
On this day only all home schoolers can come
for the group package rate.
Pick any package & pay at the door.
Freedom Package - not guided