BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Families can take pictures and enjoy the Pumpkin Patch at Jefferson United Methodist Church, located at 10328 Jefferson Highway in Baton Rouge. The patch is on the ball field behind the sanctuary.

Leslie Stephens, senior pastor at JUMC said, “We are so glad to have our patch again this year. We have over 2,500 pumpkins.”

Patch hours are Monday – Friday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Proceeds support Habitat for Humanity, Hope Ministries, UMC Children’s Home and others.

JUMC will also host a special Trunk-or-Treat for school-aged kids on Sunday, October 16th from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Stephens said children are invited to dress in their costumes and enjoy food and candy.