Pumpkins on the Pier Festival

Date October 8, 2016
Time 11:00 am – 8:30 pm

Event Description

Pumpkins Pier_CT_Sign_New England Fall Events_Sq_300.jpgPumpkins on the Pier Festival - Milford CT
Walnut Beach, Milford, CT
Saturday, October 7th, 2017 (rain date: Oct 8th)

Read about New England Fall Events' Visit to Pumpkins on the Pier and see our festival and family tips!

A Sampling of Pumpkins on the Pier Activities & Events

Whenever possible, the anticipated activity prices are listed. While all funds raised support the non-profit Milford Boys & Girls Club, they continue to make every effort to make Pumpkins on the Pier as affordable as possible.

The Pumpkin Patch: Pick the perfect pumpkin from the freshest New England grown pumpkins, ranging from small to huge and priced from $6 to $12 depending on size, complete with free LED tea light when entered in the decorating or carving contests!

Pumpkins Pier_CT_Jack o Lantern_New England Fall Events_Sq_300.jpgThe Pumpkin Pavilion: Once you have chosen that perfect pumpkin, decorate for free with tons of craft supplies, or carve your pumpkin with your parents. We will provide the tools.

Pumpkin Pier - Promenade: Register your pumpkin creation for free and place on the pier to be part of the evening pumpkin spectacular. You'll be eligible to win great prizes and receive a free LED tea light.

The Kid's Pumpkin Playland: Old fashioned games and activities abound in the Pumpkin Playland from a hay maze for toddlers to face painting for everyone. All games and activities are priced from 50 cents (1 ticket) to $2 (4 tickets). Discount tickets can be purchased, 12 for $5 or 25 for $10.

The Fun Bus: The fun bus is a great kid's experience featuring supervised fitness activities.

All New...Laser Light Show: Not only will the pier be lit up at dusk, but watch for the sky to explode into a lazer light show extravaganza. While free, a suggested donation of $2 per adult and $1 per child is encouraged to enable us to continue the lazer light show as a POP tradition.

Pumpkins Pier_CT_Pier 1_New England Fall Events_Sq_300.jpgPlay A Round At "Pumpkin Beach": For $2 enjoy a round of 9 holes at the "Pumpkin Beach Miniature Golf Course".

Giant Pumpkin Raffle: Always wanted to have a 100 pound plus pumpkin? Here's your chance...bid away at the Giant Pumpkin Raffle on the Main Stage mid-afternoon.

On-Site Information Tent: Everything you need to know about the festival and contest forms can be found in the information booth next to the pavilion as well as the first aid and lost and found station.

Arts & Craft Vendors: Be sure to stop by and visit our array of arts & craft vendors. There is a variety of unique and homemade items to fit everyone's tastes.


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