By Helen Legare
It is officially fall in the lowcountry! What better way to kick off this beautiful season than a trip to Legare Farm.
Charleston’s Original Maze and Pumpkin Patch will be open weekends October 5 through October 27. This event will be held on Legare Farm, located at 2620 Hanscombe Point Road on Johns Island. There is a $1 gate fee regardless of age, for all attendees, however we are offering special group plans for Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, church groups and clubs. There are special rates for birthday parties held during October. A coupon for free gate admission is available at www.legarefarms.com.
The month long festivities will include a 12 acre myrtle maze, the pumpkin patch, hayrides to feed the cows, Scarecrow Factory, mini maze, farm animal display, gem mine, duck race, and there will be concessions.
The Pumpkin Patch and Maze will be open to the general public on weekends. Hours are Friday 5-9 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Sunday 1 – 6 p.m. Field trips for school groups are available weekdays.
Legare Farms will have their Haunted Maze and House on Friday, October 25 and Saturday, October 26. The Haunted event will take place from 8 p.m. until 10.