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Welcome to Punky's Pumpkins of Santa Rosa!

Punky's Story

Punky's Pumpkins began in 1995 when local business owner Mike Gutzman, also known as Pumpkin Mike's passion for growing pumpkins quickly turned into a family owned and operated business in beautiful Sonoma County. It all began on the Gutzman's two acre property and quickly evolved into more than twenty acres of not only big, beautiful pumpkins, but a wide variety of squash being planted, grown and sold every year.
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The Gutzman Family have happily resided in Sonoma County for more than 65 years. Mike and Kim Gutzman and their daughter Morgan are hands-on local business owners, and proudly support other local businesses. The name 'Punky' of Punky's Pumpkins originated from the nickname 'Punk' Mike's daughter, Morgan, was given when she was three.

Hours of Operation

Punky's Pumpkins will be open for the 2022 Season on
Saturday, October 1st through Monday, October 31st
Monday - Friday 11:00am to 9:00pm
Saturday - Sunday 9:00am to 9:00pm

Location and Directions

Punky's Pumpkins is located at 50 Mark West Springs Road in northern Santa Rosa at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts.

  • From Highway 101 South, take the Calistoga Exit
  • Go Left on River Road
  • Approximately .2 miles on the right side, follow the signs
  • From Highway 101 North, take the River Road Exit
  • Go Right on River Road
  • Approximately .1 miles on the right side, follow the signs