Best Photographic Pumpkin Patches in Orange County

October 2, 2012 11:07 AM

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There isn’t anything much cuter than babies and pumpkins; mix the two together and you’ve got an explosive combination of the best photographs worth treasuring. Here’s a list of the best pumpkin patches to get snap happy in Orange County.
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Irvine Park Railroad Pumpkin Patch

1 Irvine Park Road
Orange, CA 92869
(714) 997-3968
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The Irvine Park Railroad is the ultimate destination for wholesome family fun. Set below gorgeous, ancient oak trees, you can’t get better lighting or photographic backgrounds anywhere. The themed scenery, adorable props and good cheer will make your day and your photographs glow with pumpkin-y goodiness.

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Tanaka Farms Pumpkin Tours

5380 3/4 University Drive
Irvine, CA. 92612
(949) 653-2100
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Go to a real working agricultural farm to pick your own pumpkin this year. At Tanaka Farms you’ll get sweeping open farm land as a photographic backdrop with gorgeous green landscape and blue skies. Not to forget, you’ll get great pictures of your loved ones picking their very own pumpkin off the vine!

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ZOOMARS Petting Zoo Pumpkin Palooza

31791 Los Rios Street
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 831-6550
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You can’t get anything cuter than kids, pumpkins AND animals. ZOOMARS’ petting zoo offers up “Pumpkin Palooza” complete with pumpkins, petting zoo and plenty of fun, which equals the perfect recipe for the best fall photographs possible and you’ll have a good time taking them.

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South Coast Farms Pumpkin Patch

32701 Alipaz Street
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 661-9381
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South Coast Farms is Orange County’s Certified Organic growers of wholesome, organic fruits and vegetables. Every October, they open their pumpkin patch and welcome the festive Halloween season. If real farm, downhome pictures are what you seek, look no further than South Coast Farms.

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Cal Poly Pomona Pumpkin Festival

The Pumpkin Festival is located at the Farm Store
4102 South University Drive
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 869-7659
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Just Orange County adjacent, for just 2 days in the month of October, families and photographers alike have the opportunity to experience the 20th Annual Pumpkin Festival. At the festival you can choose from thousands of pumpkins right out of the patch and you will get fantastic photos of blue skies, bright orange pumpkin and rolling green hills.

*Disclaimer: Taking photographs is fun, but taking responsible photographs is better. Check with your local city to see if photography permits are required for your pumpkin destination.

Desiree Eaglin loves taking photographs; she is a photojournalist at heart. Desiree blogs at Sarcastic, Funny and Brutally Honest. You can follow her on Twitter too.

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