The great Fall Harvest returns to Brightwaters Farms Oct. 1 – 30


Brightwaters Farms in Bay Shore is will be unlocking its gates to the public once again for its annual Fall Harvest — one of the biggest Halloween-time attractions on Long Island.

The 2022 Harvest kicks off Saturday, Oct. 1, at 9 a.m., and runs through Sunday, Oct. 30.

The massive festival features live entertainment, hay rides, pumpkin-picking, farm animals, pony rides, balloon sculptures and much more. There’s also an assortment of concessions with fall food such as roasted corn, apple cider donuts and homemade baked pies.

Oh, and pumpkin beers from Great South Bay Brewery, and Angry Orchard cider.

The 12-acre farm’s own general store is also located on the property at 1624 Manatuck Boulevard.

The cost is $20 per person on Saturdays and Sundays. Babies under 1 are free. The weekend hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

There is no entry fee for Wednesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays, when the hours are noon to 5 p.m.

Click here for every little detail you’ll need to know before you go.

Top: 2019 file photo/Nick Esposito