5 Places to See Carved Pumpkins near Montgomery County
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5 Jack-O-Lantern Attractions in and Around Montgomery County

Ready to be amazed by our area's talented artists? Visit one of these jack-o-lantern festivities!

Pumpkinfest DoylestownPumpkinfest

10/20/18, Doylestown

CB Cares Educational Foundation in partnership with the Bucks County Department of Parks and Recreation hosts Pumpkinfest amidst the archways of the Moravian Pottery & Tile Works in historic Doylestown. Pumpkinfest will showcase area artists who carve out enormous 100-300 lb pumpkins into glowing masterpieces which take the artists up to six hours to sculpt, carve, and bring to life. This event attracts people from all regions to witness the magical transformation of these giant gourds. There will be food trucks, inflatable amusements, live music and more!

2pm - after dark
Moravian Pottery & Tile Works, 130 E. Swamp Road (Rt 313), Doylestown, PA
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Pumpkin Carve at Howell Living History FarmThe aMAZing Pumpkin Carve

10/10/18 - 10/14/18, hopewell twp

Some of the region's best artists have transformed fifty giant pumpkins for a walk-through exhibit at the beautiful, historic Howell Living History Farm! Come enjoy the amazing pumpkins and then the 4-acre corn maze, challenging visitors to answer trivia questions and find puzzle pieces to complete a map which will show the way out. 

Noon - 5pm
Woolsey Park, 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Rd, Titusville, NJ 08560
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DaVinci Science Center Pumpkin LaneJack-O-Lantern Lane

Now through 09/22/18 - 11/04/18, Allentown

ack-O-Lantern Lane is a newly-designed, family-friendly walk-through Halloween experience that excites, delights, but doesn’t fright. Dr. Frankenstein has moved into town and he needs your help to bring science to life! To get to Frankenstein’s Lab, stroll through Jack-O-Lantern Lane and explore the giant Newton’s Cradle, the science of the color-changing Circuit House, and more exhibit stations. At the end of your journey, use your knowledge to help Dr. Frankenstein with his lively experiments, such as FrankenToys, Monster Masks, and more. Before you leave, discover the science behind Dr. Frankenstein’s greatest creation during the It’s Alive! Live Science Show on weekends.

Da Vinci Science Center, 3145 Hamilton Blvd. Bypass, Allentown, PA 18103
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DaVinci Science Center Pumpkin LaneTHE GLOW

10/04/18 - 10/28/18, Philadelphia

THE GLOW features an enchanting and unforgettable wonderland of more than 5,000 hand carved, illuminated pumpkins transformed into beautiful landscapes, iconic figures and larger than life jack o' lantern structures. Stroll down Jack's Lane with a fall beverage and marvel at the amazing details created by talented artists! These glowing gourds are the perfect backdrop for a few fall photos too, so grab your camera and GLOW with us!

West Fairmount Park, States Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19131
(click here for directions)


The Great Jack O Lantern Blaze, Croton-on-HudsonThe Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze

weekends 9/28/18 - 11/24/18, Croton-on-Hudson, NY

No, it's not in our neighborhood but this one HAS to be mentioned in case you're up for the trip! This is a walk-through display of over 7,000 illuminated jack-o-lanterns created by local artists! Wander along the main street Pumpkin Promenade and stroll across the Pumpkin Zee Bridge. Around the next corner, discover an awe-inspiring jack o'lantern Statue of Liberty rising to the sky! Twirl with excitement as you witness a fully functioning, 20-foot diameter Pumpkin Carousel. Gaze in wonder at swimming aquatic creatures and a giant Sea Serpent surfacing next to the Croton River. Get mesmerized by a color-changing star show in the Pumpkin Planetarium. Complete with sound effects, elaborate synchronized lighting and music. This event sold out every night last year, so be sure to pre-purchase tickets! All ages.

Van Cortlandt Manor, 525 S Riverside, Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520
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