Salem County Fairgrounds
735 Harding Highway
Woodstown, NJ 08098
Age recommendation: All Ages
This two-day “Festival of Pumpkins” is a great way for families to support small, local businesses while creating memories that will last a lifetime.
Festivalgoers will enjoy pumpkin desserts, over 150 vendor booths, the Fall Home Show, fun contests, giveaways, wine sampling, the food court, amusement rides, pony rides and hayrides around the fairgrounds.
The festival will host a variety of live musical acts daily.
The giant Pumpkin Pyramid, filled with pumpkins, gourds and mums, represents everything beautiful about the fall harvest.
Each year dozens of the participating vendors compete for prizes for the best fall scarecrows. You can help pick the winners!
Saturday activities includes the Adults Pumpkin Toss and the Pumpkin Dessert Contest with free sampling. Saturday will showcase a reading of the legend of Sleepy Hollow and the arrival of the Headless Horsemen at the graveyard. The Halloween Costume Contest & Trick or Treat Stroll for kids ages 4-10 begins at 6 pm.
Sunday events will start with the All-Breed Fun Dog Show at 12 pm and Little Miss Pumpkin Show Queen Pageant at 2 pm. Search for one of the Halloween Painted Rocks and win amazing prizes.
Admissions is free; parking is $5 per car. A portion of the proceeds from parking will be donated to a non-profit in Salem County.