Martinsville, Virginia


Having A Gourd Time In MHC

Fall is in full swing here in Martinsville-Henry County and one of the best things about fall in Virginia is spending time outdoors with family. From trick-or-treating to a corn maze, there are festivities for everyone in MHC.

Mayo River Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch - Cut out in the 5-acre corn field, Jorden Rea - Owner, did this solely with his imagination and a lawnmower. Join in for a day of games, food and fun down on the farm. A Hay-bale Tower, Giant Sandbox and Corn Hole are among some of the to-do's. Hay-rides are available as well. Also offered on site, for purchase, will be Grilled Sweet Corn, Fried Oreos and Drinks. The maze will be open every Saturday and Sunday from 10-6 through November 3rd.

General Admission is $10, Pumpkins are $5 and Season Passes are $25. (Children 2 and under are free)

Grace Network of Martinsville & Henry County Pumpkin Patch – Sold for donation only, those seeking fall outdoor display inspiration and a photo op, flock to this patch.  The funds raised from the event will benefit the clients at Grace Network. The nonprofit organization helps people who experience financial lows and need assistance getting back on their feet. 

Pumpkin patch hours are from 11-7 Monday through Friday, 9-5 on Saturdays and 1:30-5 on Sundays.

Don’t forget our local Farmers Markets who also have beautiful pumpkins available for sale: Collinsville Farmers Market and Ridgeway Farmers Market.

Collinsville Farmers Market -Monday-Saturday: 10-5

Ridgeway Farmers Market - Monday-Friday: 10-6 Saturday: 9-6 Sunday: 11-5

Halloween Happenings

Uptown Martinsville Trick-or-Treat

Bring your family out to the Uptown Martinsville Trick-or-Treating. The event is hosted by numerous Uptown Martinsville merchants, so it’s a guaranteed safe destination to trick-or-treat with your children 12 and under. The streets of Uptown Martinsville will be closed so that your family can walk to every location. Make sure to come out Halloween night from 4-6 to truly enjoy this traditional trick-or-treating experience.

Halloween Hayride

The hayride will take everyone around Jack Dalton Park and thanks to the Martinsville/Henry County 4-H office, the hayride will
get spookier and spookier as the evening goes on. Trunk or treating will be offered in the parking lot of Jack Dalton Park. Goodies, Halloween bags and games will also be available.

Be sure to check out our events calendar for even more local “Halloween Happenings.”