Sources for locating pumpkin patches for specific regions include city tourist websites, such as VisitKC.com and KCParent.com, as well as local or regional news stations, such as KSHB Kansas City. Also check for addresses on the websites of pumpkin patch farms, such as Schaake's Pumpkin Patch.
KCParent.com has a short directory of pumpkin patches in the Kansas City area, including Carolyn's Country Cousins Pumpkin Patch, Louisburg Cider Mill and Pumpkin Patch, Shuck's Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch and the Great Pumpkin Fest at Worlds of Fun, as of 2015. Some of the pumpkin patches also have petting zoos and live entertainment. You can locate pumpkin patches in the Kansas City area on the VisitKC.com website by typing "Pumpkin Patch" into the website's search engine. The St. Louis Sprout and About website provides similar information for the St. Louis area, listing the locations of pumpkin patches such as Stuckmeyer's in Fenton, Rombach's Farm in Chesterfield and Golden Valley Pumpkin Patch in Washington.
Also check area news stations, as some, such as KSHB Kansas City, report on seasonal pumpkin patch destinations. Also look for a contact page or About Us page on pumpkin patch websites, as these may list addresses and hours of operation.