The Amazing Pumpkin Carve

Friday Oct 11 – Monday Oct 14, 2019 
Woolsey Park, 221 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road, Titusville NJ

The Amazing Pumpkin Carve is Hopewell Valley Arts Council’s BIGGEST event of the year — a four-day  family-friendly fall festival in celebration of forty giant pumpkins carved by local artists. The 4th Annual 2018 Amazing Pumpkin Carve was fantastic!  Read all about it here.

evening storytelling around fire pits  •  pumpkin sales & painting  •  art show & sale  •  live music performances  •  s’more kits & cider • photo op-boards & more!

Please see the “Plan Your Visit” page for entertainment schedule and more details!

Public festival hours:

Friday Oct 11 4:00-9:00
Saturday Oct 12 11:00-9:00
Sunday Oct 13 11:00-6:00
Monday Oct 14 11:00-4:00 (Kid’s Day when everyone is a kid)

You can purchase your ticket online by clicking this link or visit the ticket booth at Woolsey Park during the Carve.

Adults 18-65: $15
Seniors 65+: $10
Ages 5-17: $5
Ages 4 and under: FREE

Want to come again? Take a photo of yourself with one of our “photo op” boards on your first visit and come another day for FREE.

The Amazing Pumpkin Carve was featured on NJTV last year. Check out the carving action by clicking on the photo to see the linked video!  We are famous!

Pumpkin carvers elevate the art of the jack-o’-lantern

Thank you to our AMAZING 2019 sponsors!

Presenting Sponsors: Liza & Sky Morehouse • Harbat Farms

Platinum Sponsors: Capital Health • The Laurenti Family Charitable Trust

Gold Sponsors: Jennifer Petrino & George McElroy • The Bank of PrincetonBristol Meyers SquibbJanssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & JohnsonGelcor Real Estate

Silver Sponsors: Brick Farm Market • RWJ Hamilton •  Leonard P. Snyder, Chiropractor • Morpeth Contemporary • The Pennington Studio  • Anonymous Donor • Orion JewelryMorgan R. Sayre, State Farm AgencyPrinceton Air • Doug & Amy Pszczolkowski

Courtyard Sponsors: A&E Construction & Design Center • Kollevoll & Associates, LLC • Law Office of Alisandra Carnevale, LLC • The Tengi Family

Sponsorships still available!  We appreciate your support. Please visit

Our 2019 Amazing Carvers

Alia Bensliman • Sarah Bernotas • Janis Blayne-Paul & Colleen Miller • Jeff Brown • Jonathan Conner • Michael Davies • Aleece Davis & Jill Thomas • Danielle Deering • Matt Derby • Barbara DiLorenzo • Morris Docktor • Carol Gorham • Caroline Hall • Gyuri Hollosy • Lori Johansson • Lenora Kandiner & Tim Cresson • James Kelewae • Jessica Kruscavage • Curtis May • Patrick Pasquito • Leon Rainbow • Susan Roseman • Stanley Saperstein • Eric Schultz • Kathleen Sheehan • Loretta Shigo • Elice Slafka • Alyssa Staffin • Nancy Stark • Jennifer Stevens • Darrell Tuomari • Jodi Walker • John Woodward • Charlie Yeh

(artists list as of 9/14/19)

NEW! Calling all artists and artisans to the all new Art Walk. To find out more,  visit

More questions about The Amazing Pumpkin Carve? Please see the “Plan Your Visit” page for entertainment schedule and more details.