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10 Reasons Why We still go to Vala’s Pumpkin Patch

Nessa Woosley, Staff Reporter

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Fall is the season for pumpkins and flannels so naturally the top of the to do list is visit Vala’s Pumpkin Patch. Is there something in the air that keeps Skutt Catholic students returning to their favorite seasonal attraction? Friends and family gather every year to relive memories and create new ones at the popular pumpkin patch. These are the top ten reasons why students return to Vala’s.

  1. rsz_img_9797“My favorite thing at Vala’s is the pillows. They are like trampolines, but better,” stated by junior Hunter Schwartzkopf.rsz_img_9833
  2. Going on a hay rack ride and picking pumpkins is one of the most iconic fall activities in America and the reason for so many to visit Vala’s.rsz_img_9787
  3. The pony rides are Meg Spellman’s favorite because, “They smell like hay and happiness.”rsz_img_9771
  4.   Who doesn’t love getting lost in corn?rsz_img_9780
  5. Pig races are a blast from the past, this used to be every little kid’s favorite thing to do at Vala’s, especially if your pig won.rsz_img_9863
  6. “I just love goats, what can I say?” commented Sam Wiegand.rsz_1rsz_img_9764
  7. The haunted house isn’t scary, but there are a few jump scares that may get you.
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  8. The food at Vala’s is nostalgic. How can you go wrong with caramel apples, turkey legs and kettle corn? rsz_img_9858
  9. The end of the “Mining Cave” is a favorite, try to keep your balance in the spinning walkway.rsz_1img_9834
  10. Sophomore Ally Pachunka stated her favorite thing was, “The overall atmosphere. It is an amazing place to just hang out with friends and family and have some fun.” 

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