Central Park, Bandshell Area
Enter park at 72nd Street
Saturday, October 26, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
What’s better than a spooktacular event for the whole family? One
On Saturday, October 26th, NYC Parks will host Pumpkin Fest in Central
Park, an annual event that celebrates the fall harvest season. Pumpkin
Fest will feature a ghoulishly scary Haunted House, our popular
Pumpkin Patch (can you say free pumpkins?!), and pumpkin decorating
courtesy of Care.com. Other activities will include:
Live Quidditch matches (bring your own broom!)
Marionette Performances by CityParks PuppetMobile
Obstacle Course by the New York Road Runners
Pride of New York Farmers Market
Arts & Craft activities from Scribble Town and The New Victory
Fitness classes for kids and adults, courtesy of Shape Up NYC
Iams PUP-kin Zone, featuring activities specifically designed for
four-legged New Yorkers
Live music from Kidrockers and songs for seeds
Live performances from JestMaster and Big Apple Circus!
And much more!
Catch a sneak peek of the Haunted House on Friday, October 25th from
4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.! Enjoy the frights and delights as the sun goes
For more information about Pumpkin Fest, visit
.. This event is rain or shine.
See you in the park!
This event is presented by NYC Parks and sponsored by Care.com,
Michaels, Honest Tea, Cabot, Iams, Radio Disney, Seamless.com, Happy
Family Brands, DNAinfo New York, New York Knicks, The New Victory
Theater, Scribble Town, Cinderella on Broadway, Motown the Musical,
Z100, NYC Department of Environmental Protection, and The L Magazine.