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Pumpkin Festival 2019 – Pumpkin Giveaway
October 6 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
Each year we host a jack-o’-lantern contest in conjunction with our Pumpkin Festival. On Sunday, October 6, we will give away 1,000 pumpkins between 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. to contest entrants. You may also enter your own carved pumpkin in the contest.
If you are registering a jack-o’-lantern for the contest, bring your entry to the Overlook Pavilion in the H.O. Smith Botanic Gardens from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Friday, October 11.
The dates and times for this year’s lit jack-o’-lantern display are Friday and Saturday, October 11 and 12 (6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.). Family activities will be offered from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 13.
Please plan to participate in the contest!
To learn how to volunteer to help us at the Pumpkin Festival, please contact Kelly Oleynik, Arboretum volunteer coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.