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The Great Pumpkin Fest

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This free, family-friendly fall festival features fun and entertainment including a puppet show and the Primrose School costume contest (ages 0-12). Sign up for the costume contest at the amphitheater between the hours of 1:30 and 2:45 p.m. on the day of the event. 

Guests can also enjoy a Not-So-Scary Haunted Trail, petting zoo, pony carousel, horse-and-wagon rides, and much more, all at no cost. Food and drink will be available for purchase.

Be sure to use the official event hashtag #PumpkinFestWC when posting to social media!


  • 2 p.m. - Wump Mucket Puppets presents, "The Kooky Spooky Halloween Show" (ampitheater).
  • 2:45 p.m. - Showboat Cloggers performance (ampitheater).
  • 3:30 p.m. - Primrose School of West Chester Costume Contest (ampitheater - registration 1:30-2:45 p.m.).
  • 5 p.m. - Buckner Martial Arts Demonstration (ampitheater).
  • All day - Horse-and-wagon rides, pony carousel, petting zoo, games, etc. (see map below).


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