Sponsorships open NOW for 5th Annual Amazing Pumpkin Carve
Don’t miss the chance to sponsor this 5-day fall fun event in Hopewell Valley! Click here for more info.

We’re at the Pennington  Farmers Market!
Our artist members display and sell artwork and crafts under the HV Arts Council tent at The Pennington Farmers Market at Rosedale Mills on Saturdays 9am-1pm until mid-November.

Become a member today!
New member benefits! New programs! It’s a great time to join us. For full details, please click here!

Pumpkin Sponsor 2019


Be part of the 5th Annual Amazing Pumpkin Carve — the most popular 5-day fall event in Hopewell Valley — with an anticipated 4,000+ visitors from Mercer, Hunterdon, Bucks County and beyond!

Open to the public: Fri Oct 11 – Mon Oct 14

  • High visibility for regional shops and businesses
  • Large social media and online presence
  • PERKS! Lots of sponsorship perks — see chart below
  • A great way for individuals and families to support the arts
  • Free tickets with sponsorship to VIP Carve Day event on Thurs Oct 10 (details to follow!)

To become an amazing sponsor today, please follow this link.

The Hopewell Valley Arts Council’s Amazing Pumpkin Carve is a fantastic way to capture the attention of thousands of people — from Mercer, Hunterdon, Bucks and the surrounding counties — all while supporting the arts in our community. Now in its 5th year, popularity of the Amazing Pumpkin Carve continues to explode. With over 3,500 visitors last year and an expanding list of special events for 2019, attendance is expected to soar to over 4,000.

For more information about the Amazing Pumpkin Carve,  please visit www.hvartscouncil.org/amazing-pumpkin-carve.

Community support of all types and levels is welcome and essential to staging the Carve. Ticket sales and sponsorship benefit the HV Arts Council, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and go toward artist-carvers’ honoraria and to fund the organization’s arts-related programs.

To become an amazing sponsor today, please follow this link.

If you need an invoice, would like to pay by check, or have any questions, please contact us at info@hvartscouncil.org or call 609-281-5887.  Checks may be mailed to: HV Arts Council, P.O. Box 145, Hopewell, NJ 08525.

Thank you to our 2018 sponsors! Let’s make this 2019 Pumpkin Carve even more AMAZING!

Harbat Farms • Liza and Sky Morehouse Bristol-Myers Squibb • Capital Health • Central Jersey.com / Packet Media, LLC. • Community News Service LLC (formerly Mercer Space) • D’Angelo’s Italian Market • Everlasting Fence Company • Gelcor/Hopewell TC Management • Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson • Laurenti Family Trust • Northfield Bank • Rothman Orthopaedic Institute • Shier Tree Expert • The Bank of Princeton • The Pennington School • Thomas K. Fischer Builders • Trap Rock Industries • UBS • AJ Margulis Interiors • Buxton Boxes • Georgette Sturam Interior Design & Decoration • Callaway Henderson Sotheby’s International Realty • ICI Furniture & Flooring • Michelle Needham of Gloria Nilson & Company • Lisa and Phil Caton • Lynne’s Electrolysis @DornerHealth • MercerMe • Mid-State Equipment Company • Morpeth Contemporary • Princeton Air • Southwind Farms • Stellitano Heating & Air Conditioning • Stevens & Lee • Zeldis Research Associates • A&E Construction & Design Center • Kollevoll & Associates, LLC • Law Office of Alisandra Carnevale • Pennington Quality Market • Thank you to Pennington Bagel &  Wegman’s for helping to keep our carvers nourished during the long carving day!

Endless thanks to our amazing 2018 sponsors! 


About Us

The Hopewell Valley Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing art awareness and appreciation in the greater Hopewell Valley. We celebrate “art in the everyday” by cultivating all types of creative exploration and artistic expression. Through community collaborations, events and art-based initiatives, the Arts Council highlights our local talents and enriches the cultural and creative lives of our community with artistic events and major initiatives.

Contact Us

Hopewell Valley Arts Council / PO Box 145, Hopewell, NJ 08525 / 609-281-5881

Community Partners:

  • Capital Health
  • Pennington Library
  • Pennington Farmer’s Market
  • Howell Living History Farm
  • Friend of Hopewell Valley Open Space (FoHVOS)
  • Hopewell Valley Municipal Alliance
  • Mercer County 4H Fair
  • Pennington Business & Professionals Association (member)
  • Hopewell Business Association (member)
  • Mercer County Division of Culture & Heritage

For more, please check out our mission statement.

Our Pillars

  • Engage, support and expand the existing rich and diverse artistic community in the Hopewell Valley;
  • Nurture and foster creativity in the Valley;
  • Support local artists and artisans and showcase the breadth of talent that exists in the Hopewell Valley;
  • Increase appreciation and accessibility of the arts to the public; Shine a spotlight on the fun, celebratory, and accessible-for-all aspects of art;
  • Explore, expand and enrich opportunities for arts education for the residents of the Valley;
  • Create a vibrant, well-funded arts organization that builds community, encourages involvement and supports cultural needs;
  • Fund programs, events, and community spaces that support the visual, performing, musical, literary and culinary arts in the Valley;
  • Make the arts accessible to all members of a diverse community, specifically addressing traditional barriers to participation such as disability and financial limitations; and
  • Connect and collaborate with neighboring art and cultural organizations and opportunities.

We’d love to hear from you! Are you interested in participating, volunteering, donating, or any other involvement? Please contact us!