The Keene Pumpkin Festival



For the Kids

For the young and the young-at-heart The Keene Pumpkin Festival will bring you many games and activities to participate in. At the centre of all the action will be the Pumpkin Pyramid which children are invited to display their carved pumpkins to be lit at nightfall. The Junior Farmer Olympics will be sure to arouse the athlete in you. The enchanted garden will be sure to intrigue little ones. There will also be a pony ride and petting zoo area, a corn maze, pumpkin and face painting, kids corner and much more.

2009 Pumpkin Kids Zone Activites

  • Bouncy Castle
  • Face Painting
  • Games
  • Make and take Pumpkin Crowns
  • Corny Science
  • Prizes
  • Pumpkin Tales with Nora Reynolds
  • Dress the Scarecrow
  • Pumpkin Pie Playdough

For the Teenagers

They will be entertained for hours. The Pumpkin Idol Singing Competition is on the Main Stage Saturday night and promises to be very exciting! If you can sing (solo or group), dance, etc. come out and have fun. Who knows, you just might be an Idol!

For the Adults

Always a variety of events and activities to participate in, adults can keep busy walking the streets, taking in all day entertainment, watching for giant pumpkins, looking at antiques, arts, and crafts, baking, seed spitting, dancing, singing, cooking, to name a few! In the downtown area there is the Antique Car Show where anyone can walk through and enjoy. You can watch the giant pumpkins get weighed; visit the mini market; take a heritage walk, and more.









Updated August 8, 2010
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