Sunflower Fields Near Fargo | Within 2 Hours

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Nothing else quite symbolizes the beginning of harvest as those iconic sunflowers fields blooming throughout the valley. Whether you grew up on a farm or not, the beauty of sunflowers near Fargo in August is something to see (and if you’re lucky, snap some photos in!).

Thanks to ND Tourism Department and some thorough research, we’ve rounded up the closest sunflower fields (within 2 hours) where visitors are allowed! Please keep in mind that many of these fields are private farms, so please do not pick sunflowers, be respectful of the property, and pick up any trash. 

IMPORTANT: Sunflowers bloom quickly and peak in August, so check the ND Tourism website to find the most recent bloom information before you plan a visit.


Kindred, ND

Distance: 30 minutes

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Walcott, ND

Distance: 35 minutes

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Nelson’s Pumpkin Patch (Emerado, ND)

Distance: 1 hour 25 minutes

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Every September, Nelson’s hosts a “Sunflower Shindig” where they offer sunflowers for purchase and photo opportunities. 2023 event is from September 9th-17th. Please see their website for hours and details.


Sharon, ND

Distance: 1 hour 30 minutes

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Country Blossom Farm (Alexandria, MN)

Distance: 1 hour 40 minutes

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This is a public farm, so you are welcome to walk through the sunflowers, take pictures, and take some sunflowers home with you! Visit their website for hours and admission prices. Hours are subject to change based on blooming, so please call 320-334-1620 before you visit!


Montpelier, ND

Distance: 1 hour 45 minutes

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Havana, ND

Distance: 1 hour 45 minutes

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Medina, ND

Distance: 1 hour 50 minutes

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CLICK HERE for a map of all the locations listed above!

Did we miss some sunflowers near Fargo where visitors are allowed? Please contact us at [email protected] and let us know one to add to our list!

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Kathy Schommer
Kathy Schommer is the Owner and Founder of Fargo Mom. She is a (nearly) lifelong North Dakotan, married to her college sweetheart, and has 3 rambunctious girls. Kathy is passionate about connecting moms, advocating for maternal mental health, and giving back to this wonderful community any way she can. She loves all things crafting, attempting to read books not related to parenting, and drinking hot coffee every chance she gets. When Kathy’s not attempting to work with her kids yelling in the background, you might find her at one of the local breweries or coffee bars in the area or attempting to find unique treasures at a local thrift store.


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