Shepherd's Cross hosts their annual Pumpkin Festival each year from the last weekend in September through the first weekend in November. It's a great family-friendly event that offers a pumpkin patch, fun fall activities for kids, farm animal barn, hay maze and story time with Percy the Pumpkin.
The Pumpkin Festival is open every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 9 am to 6:30 pm. Admission is by donation (suggested at $5 per person).
Kids can partake in scarecrow making ($4, bring your own clothes), hay ride ($7 per person, children 1 and under free), and free fall games including Pumpkin Toss, Corn Cob Bowling, Farmer in the Armor of God, Pumpkin Pitch and more!