Virgil Jockisch grows 15 varieties of gourds and his wife Sandy decorates them. Their farm in Greenlevel Community outside of Apex and Cary and has been in the family since 1916.
Virgil sells pumpkins, gourds, and also offers a spooky Halloween hayride Wednesday though Sunday 10:00 - 6:00 during the month of October. Admission is $4 per person. Small babies are free. Admission ticket includes a free spooky hayride, access to playground and picnic area. Pumpkins and gourds are priced individually.
The gourd gift shop is open 6 days a week year round by appointment (call 919-387-7352). It features seasonal decorations and unique gifts for everyone. You will find everything from baskets, bowls, Christmas decorations and ornaments, and jewelry made from the versatile gourd.
Green Level Gourd Farm offers birthday parties for young children. Children enjoy hayrides, donkey rides, games, crafts,face painting, and farm animals. Call for party prices.
Gourds, gourd art, year round. Pumpkins and hay rides during the month of October. Birthday parties during the months of April through September.
Greenlevel Gourd Farm is located at 3800 Greenlevel Rd. West. Take Hwy 64 West to Greenlevel Church Rd. Turn on Greenlevel Church Rd. and travel 2.7 miles to Greenlevel Rd. West. Turn left and travel to 6th house on right.
10:00 to 6:00 PM Wednesday - Sunday during the month of October for pumpkins and hay rides. Gourd gift shop is open year round by appointment. Birthday parties are offered during the months of April and September. Call 919-387-7352.
Greenlevel Gourd Farm
3800 Greenlevel Rd. West
Apex, NC 27523