Plan Your Visit to the 5th Annual Amazing Pumpkin Carve
Friday Oct 11 – Monday Oct 14, 2019 (Columbus Day – Kid’s Day!)
Woolsey Park, 221 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road, Titusville NJ
What is the Amazing Pumpkin Carve?
It is our event is BIGGEST event of the year — a family-friendly fall festival featuring 40 giant pumpkins carved by 40 of the area’s best artists at Woolsey Park, from Friday, October 11 to Monday, October 14.
Activities include: art show & sale (Art Walk) • live music performances • community decorated scarecrows • evening storytelling around fire pits • hay bale playground • guess-the-weight pumpkin • hay bale playground • pumpkin sales & painting • photo-ops.. and more!
See below for special events!
Where is the Amazing Pumpkin Carve?
In Woolsey Park in Titusville, NJ (Hopewell Township)
There is plenty of FREE parking. Just follow the signs for the Amazing Pumpkin Carve at the Woolsey Park entrance.
Portable bathrooms will be available.
WHEN is the Amazing Pumpkin Carve?
Friday, October 11 to Monday, October 14 – Rain or shine — come see those pumpkins anytime!
EACH DAY – 40 giant carved pumpkins • art show & sale (Art Walk) • live music performances • community decorated scarecrows • evening storytelling around fire pits (Fri, Sat & Sun) • hay bale playground • guess-the-weight pumpkin • pumpkin sales & painting • photo-ops.. and more!
|Date||Public Hours||Entertainment / Activity|
|special tickets only||6-8pm: Watch the Carvers Reception – Want to see the carvers in action? This special event gives you a peek before the Carve is open to the public. Tickets are $40 and include special event access, cider, nibbles & fun fiddler music by the trio, Fiddlesticks. Tickets are limited and must be purchased in advance. Click here!|
|4-9pm||7-7:30pm: “Thriller” and “Time Warp” dance by students of The Pennington Studio
7:30-9pm: BoXoRox – favorite rock tunes played by local grown-ups
|11am-9pm||1:30-3:30pm: The MLC Band – local tribute band performing the best in classic rock
4-6pm: Mixed Nuts – local trio playing an eclectic mix of original and cover songs
7-7:30pm: Vocal performances by students of The Pennington Studio
7:30-9pm: Uncle Skunk – Trenton-based band performing soulful blend of hard rock, blues and progressive rock
Late-afternoon/evening: storytelling around fire pits with s’mores
|11am-6pm||4-6pm: Recklesstown – NJ-based band bringing fresh sounds to classic, alternative and rock music
Late-afternoon/evening storytelling around fire pits with s’mores
|11am-4pm||Kid’s Day when everyone is a kid!
Stay tuned for entertainment details.
* Campfire stories are less scary from 6 pm to 7 pm. For a more of a fright, come listen starting at 7 pm.
How much is admission to the Pumpkin Carve and where do I buy tickets?
Avoid the lines by purchasing your online ticket ahead of time by clicking this link or visit the ticket booth at Woolsey Park during the Carve public hours.
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.
Is there anything to eat at the Amazing Pumpkin Carve?
Food will be available for purchase at our Hotdog Stand including hotdogs with chips and a drink, s’more kits, and hot cider.
Where can I find more about the Amazing Pumpkin Carve on social media?
What do you do with ticket proceeds from the Amazing Pumpkin Carve?
The Amazing Pumpkin Carve is a fundraiser for the Hopewell Valley Arts Council, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Proceeds are used to provide our artist-carvers with an honorarium and to fund other arts-related programs in the Hopewell Valley.
Thank you so much for your support and the support of our sponsors!