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Address: 2878 Holland Road, Fonthill, Pelham, Ontario L0S 1E6, Canada
Phone Number: 905 892 3918
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It would be more advicseable if the Howells did not charge for the senior adults who do not take advantage of the "childrens' " activities. The children enjoy the tricycle ride... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 16, 2015
Niagara Falls, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

Although it may be more pricey than most pumpkin farms, if you're willing to spend the money it's an amazingly fun experience!

Thank Edith T
Fonthill, Canada
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

Great for families, lots of attractions and things to do for children. Also a good experience for someone new to Canada.

Thank Amber T
Niagara Falls, Canada
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

When I was a kid Howell's was always a tradition, I hadn't been back in awhile and was shocked at the prices. 17 dollars to get the wrist band, but most of the attractions were still quite expensive (i understand this is to limit people from doing that one thing all day long, but still). The price of pumpkins was... More 

Thank Geologicaltech
Ontario Canada
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40 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

Howell Family Pumpkin farm is a well organized adventure for family. There are many activities here including the corn maze, pumpkin-saurus, and all sorts of things to discover. There are hay rides, and animatronic shows (the owner has built and designed all the animatronic displays). They even have pig races - which don't harm the pigs in any way. ITs... More 

Thank Wolfmaan
Edmonton, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Paid the extra money for wrist bands for my 8 and 6 year olds. No mention of age restrictions was made to myself when purchasing these bands. Turns out that a few of the attractions need to have adult accompaniment and the adult needs to purchase the wrist band. No sorry, no trying to realize when I brought his up... More 

Thank 123google123
Niagara Falls, Canada
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38 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

It would be more advicseable if the Howells did not charge for the senior adults who do not take advantage of the "childrens' " activities. The children enjoy the tricycle ride, pumpkin toss, jumping pit, sandbox, duck race and many ore activities. Hence the howlling! The adults are there to supervise and purchase the pumpkin treats and the various squashes... More 

1 Thank Stillteaching
Pelham, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

A family tradition is to go to Howells for a pumpkin and and have great time at the farm. So many good memories.

Thank styles662015
Niagara Falls, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

OMG we went as a family and went on a Tuesday where the price had been less expensive. Never ever will I recommend nor ever go back. EVERYTHING cost money. Although you pay an entrance fee of $17.00 a person!!!! which includes entrance ONLY!!! so for $17.00 you get absolutely nothing except entrance. The hay ride alone was $3.00 per... More 

Thank S k
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

This was the first year our family visited Howells, and on an overall we were definitly impressed with the offering! The Adventure Pass was worth every penny even with four of us and allowed us to have hours of fun inside with our kids. The scenery is beautiful and it is not hard by any means to pass a day... More 

Thank heather l
Pelham, Canada
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70 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

This is good for kids and adults. It generally runs during part of September and all of October until Halloween. There are lot's of activities, little rides, a haunted barn, displays, food, puppet shows, and so on. They have a good display of artistically carved pumpkins, and yes you can buy pumpkins too. The attractions change a little every year... More 

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