Staff Photo: Sue Ann Kuhn-Smith

Peyton Tweedell, 4, marvels at the first pumpkin she has ever picked, during a recent trip to Southern Belle Farm, 1658 Turner Church Road in McDonough. 'Tis the season for pumpkin patch visits and in addition to Southern Belle Farm, other area patches include the Pumpkin Patch at Yule Forest, 3565 Highway 155 in Stockbridge, and Colonel Cob's Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch at Mitcham Farm, 797 Macedonia Church Road in Oxford. For more information, visit www.pumpkinpatchesandmore.org. Turn to the East Metro page for additional images of Southern Belle Farm.

Staff Photo: Sue Ann Kuhn-Smith Peyton Tweedell, 4, marvels at the first pumpkin she has ever picked, during a recent trip to Southern Belle Farm, 1658 Turner Church Road in McDonough. 'Tis the season for pumpkin patch visits and in addition to Southern Belle Farm, other area patches include the Pumpkin Patch at Yule Forest, 3565 Highway 155 in Stockbridge, and Colonel Cob's Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch at Mitcham Farm, 797 Macedonia Church Road in Oxford. For more information, visit www.pumpkinpatchesandmore.org. Turn to the East Metro page for additional images of Southern Belle Farm.

It's pumpkin time in the east metro area.