One of the best things about Halloween isn't the costumes or the candy, it's the pumpkins! Taking the whole family and going to the pumpkin patch to pick out your own pumpkins for Halloween has been a long time tradition of families everywhere.This year is no different.

Pumpkin patches offer so much more than just pumpkins. Many offer hayrides, games, and a number of other activities for anyone and everyone. It is definitely fun for the whole family and there are many memories to be made. To help you out, here's a list of some of the best pumpkin patches in East Texas.

Calie's Acre (Gilmer)

Moore Farms (Bullard)

Rose of Sharon Ranch (Troup)

Saint Matthew's Pumpkin Patch (Henderson)

The Pumpkin Patch at Paradise Gardens (Pittsburg)

Texas State Railroad (Peanuts Pumpkin Patch) - (Rusk)

Yesterland Farm (Canton)