Fall Family Fun: Vala's Pumpkin Patch

Valas Pumpkin Patch is located in Gretna and has been around for over 25 years. It's a traditional "Halloween-must-do" for families in Nebraska.

Vala's features 44 attractions and 3 live shows daily that are included in the admission price such as "The Pumpkin Eating Dragon," "The Pigtucky Derby Pig Races," and "The Pumpkin Creek Train Ride" They also offer a hayrack ride out into the Pumpkin Patch to pick your own pumpkin straight from the patch. 

*Fellow Realtors, the OABR Young Professionals are having a family night at Vala's on October 12th from 6-10pm, more info here.

Here's a calendar of events at Vala's:

Thursday, October 4th
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person

Performer: Visual Faith
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Show Time: 4:45pm

Friday, October 5th
Open 9am to 10pm

Performer: Jeff Quinn Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 5:45pm, 6:45pm, 7:45pm

Performer: Daniel Christensen
Location: LoLo’s Stage
Time: 6pm to 8:30pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 5pm & 7pm

Saturday, October 6th
Open 9am to 10pm

Pancake Breakfast from 8am to 10am: Come out to Vala's early for buttermilk pancakes and pumpkin pancakes, plus fun with costumed characters. $7.99 for adults and $3.99 for kids 10 and under

Performer: Heartland Hoedowners
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 10:45 am to 11 am and 11:45 am to 12:30 pm

Performer: OCM Science Show
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 12:45, 1:45 & 2:45

Performer: Amazing Arthur Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 4:45pm, 5:45pm, 6:45pm & 7:45pm

Performer: Chris Saub
Location: LoLo’s Stage
Time: 12 noon to 3 pm

Performer: Val Kemp
Location: LoLo’s Stage
Time: 5pm to 8pm

Performer: Sandy Creek
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Time: 7pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 11am, 2pm, 5pm & 7pm

Sunday, October 7th
Open 9am to 9pm


Performers: ABC Dance
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 1:45 pm, 2:45 pm & 3:45 pm

Performer: Amazing Arthur Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 4:45 pm, 5:45 pm & 6:45 pm

Performer: Free Style Stompers
Location: Howl at the Moon
Time: 10:45, 11:45 & 12:45

Performer: Chris Saub
Location: Lolo's Stage
Time: 12 noon to 3pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 11am, 2pm & 5pm

Monday, October 8th
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person
Free S’mores provided by No Frills Supermarket from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Sundown Marshmallow Roast Campsite

Performer: Millard Bands
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 5pm

Tuesday, October 9th
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person
Free S’mores provided by No Frills Supermarket from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Sundown Marshmallow Roast Campsite

Wednesday, October 10th
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person
Free S’mores provided by No Frills Supermarket from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Sundown Marshmallow Roast Campsite

Thursday, October 11th
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person

Performer: Visual Faith
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 4:45pm

Friday, October 12th
Open 9am to 9pm

Performer: Jeff Quinn Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 5:45pm, 6:45pm & 7:45pm

Performer: Daniel Christensen
Location: LoLo’s Stage
Time: 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Stage
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 4:30pm and 6pm

Saturday, October 13th
Open 9am to 10pm

Performer: Magic Rob
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 10:45am, 11:45am, 12:45pm, 1:45pm, 2:45pm

Performers: Magic Rob
Location: Lolo's Stage
Time: 6pm & 7pm

Performers: Apostles' Creed
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Time: 6:45pm

Performer: Amazing Arthur Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon
Time: 4:45pm, 5:45pm, 6:45pm & 7:45pm

Performer: Country Kickers America
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 1:30pm and 2:30pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 11am, 2pm, 5pm & 7pm

Performer: Chris Saub
Location: LoLo’s Stage
Time: 12 noon to 3pm

Sunday, October 14th
Open 9am to 9pm

Performer: Magic Rob, Magician
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 10:45am, 11:45am, 12:45pm, 1:45pm & 2:45pm

Performer: Amazing Arthur Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon
Time: 4:45pm, 5:45pm & 6:45pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 11am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm & 5pm

Monday, October 15th
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person
Free S’mores provided by No Frills Supermarket from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Sundown Marshmallow Roast Campsite

Performer: Millard Bands
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 6:30pm

Tuesday, October 16th
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person
Free S’mores provided by No Frills Supermarket from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Sundown Marshmallow Roast Campsite

Wednesday, October 17th
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person
Free S’mores provided by No Frills Supermarket from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Sundown Marshmallow Roast Campsite

Performer: Journey Church Band
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 5pm

Thursday, October 18th
Open 9am to 9pm

Performer: Jeff Quinn Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 5:45pm, 6:45pm & 7:45pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 1pm, 3pm &5pm

Friday, October 19th
Open 9am to 10pm

Performer: Jeff Quinn Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 5:45pm, 6:45pm & 7:45pm

Performer: Daniel Christensen
Location: LoLo’s Stage
Time: 6pm to 8:30pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 12:30, 2:30, 4:30 & 6:00

Saturday, October 20th
Open 9am to 10pm


Performer: Amazing Arthur Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon
Time: 4:45pm, 5:45pm, 6:45pm & 7:45pm

Performer: Reflection of Soul Dance
Location: Howl at the Moon
Time: 10:45am to 11:15am

Performer: Kidz in Motion
Location: Howl at the Moon
Time: 11;45 to 12:30pm

Performer: Val Kamp
Location: Lolo's Stage
Time: 5pm to 8pm

Performer: Up on the Hill Band
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Time: 6:30pm

Performer: OCM Science Show
Location: Howl at the Moon
Time: 12:45, 1:45 & 2:45

Performer: Chris Saub
Location: Lolo's Stage
Time: 12 noon to 3pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 11am, 2pm, 5pm & 7pm

Sunday, October 21st

Open 9am to 9pm

Performers: ABC Dance
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 1:45 pm, 2:45 pm & 3:45 pm

Performer: Amazing Arthur Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon
Time: 4:45pm, 5:45pm & 6:45pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 11am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm & 5pm

Monday, October 22nd
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person
Free S’mores provided by No Frills Supermarket from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Sundown Marshmallow Roast Campsite

Performer: Country Kickers America
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Times: 6pm

Tuesday, October 23rd
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person
Free S’mores provided by No Frills Supermarket from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Sundown Marshmallow Roast Campsite

Wednesday, October 24th
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person
Free S’mores provided by No Frills Supermarket from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Sundown Marshmallow Roast Campsite

Thursday, October 25th
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person

Performer: Jeff Quinn
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Times: 5:45, 6:45 & 7:45

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 1pm, 3pm & 5pm

Friday, October 26th
Open 9am to 10pm

Performer: Jeff Quinn Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Times: 5:45pm, 6:45pm & 7:45pm

Performer: Daniel Christensen
Location: LoLo’s Stage
Time: 6pm to 8:30pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 12:30, 2:30, 4:30 & 6:00

Saturday, October 27th
Open 9am to 10pm

Monster Dash Run, Sponsored by TeamNebraska
Sign up at www.teamnebraska.com-Must be registered to participate
Times- 7:45 am start time

Performer: Chris Saub
Location: Lolo's Stage
Time: 12 noon to 3pm

Performer: Amazing Arthur Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Times: 4:45, 5:45, 6:45 and 7:45

Performers: Kidz in Motion
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 11:45am to 11:30pm

Performers: Up on the Hill Band
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Time: 6:30pm

Performer: Michael Geiler
Location: Lolo's Stage
Time: 4pm to 6pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times: 10:30am, 12:30pm, 3:30pm & 5:30pm

Sunday, October 28th
Open 9am to 9pm

Performers: ABC Dance
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 1:45 pm, 2:45 pm & 3:45 pm

Performers: Square1
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Time: 11am to 1:30pm

Performer: Amazing Arthur Magic Show
Location: Howl at the Moon Stage
Times: 4:45pm, 5:45pm, 6:45pm & 7:45pm

Performer: Flying Stunt Dog Show
Location: Town Square Stage (across the train tracks)
Times- 11am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm & 5:00pm

Monday, October 29th
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person

Tuesday, October 30th
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person

Wednesday, October 31st
Open 9am to 9pm

Discount Family Night, $9.99 per person
HAPPY HALLOWEEN!