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A Pumpkin Festival For The Whole Family – In True Pine Island NY Spirit! Pumpkinfest at the Pine Island Park
Watch for 2019 dates!
The Pine Island Chamber organizes and hosts Pumpkinfest every Columbus Day, rain or shine, with a fun-filled afternoon of activities for adults and children of all ages! Pumpkinfest is a great way to celebrate the local harvest of pumpkins, and spend the day outdoors enjoying the warm sunshine and crisp fall air. The day features a children’s bouncy house, pumpkin painting for all, activities including face and henna painting, tattoo parlor, witch toss, touch-a-tractor and refreshments. The festivities move into a giant barn in the park should it rain.
Thanks to Paul and John J. Ruszkiewicz for donating hundreds of pumpkins for youngsters to paint and decorate. Thank you Masker Orchards for donating the most sought after apples and cider in the Warwick Valley.
Pumpkinfest 2018 was GREAT!
Photo credit: Renelle Lorray
The event is held at the pavilion, and fields of Pine Island Town Park where guests may also visit the park’s Butterfly Garden and playground area complete with swings, slides and a play pirate ship. Easy parking and bathroom facilities available.