contests and ENTERTAINMENT
Saturdays & Sundays & Columbus Day - Special Festival Weekends 2 thru 7 Only!
ALL FREE with your paid admission!
Win Pumpkin Man Bucks!

Contests include Children's Pie Eating, Adult Pie Eating, Scarecrow Making, Pumpkin Decorating and Mummy Wrapping.

Children's Pie Eating:  Noon - giggles are aplenty as children (under the age of 12) compete to see who can eat a slice of pie the fastest, with no hands of course.

Adult Pie Eating:  1pm - witness a hearty feast as adults race with pie in their face to see who will eat the pies - with no hands - in 5 minutes!

Pumpkin Decorating: 2pm - a family - team event, decorating pumpkins natural-style with gourds, corn kernels and husks.

Scarecrow Making: 3pm - create an award winning, crow frightening scarecrow.  All supplies are provided, and a prize is awarded for the most creative scarecrow!

Mummy Wrapping:  4pm - rolls of toilet paper and tape have never been so much fun!  There'll be a whole lot of wrapping goin' on as families create a team mummy.

Activities & other Entertainment include Children's Craft Area, Face Painting, The Cackling Hen Revue, The Fabulous Mike the Magician, Nickel City Reptile & Exotic Show, a Pumpkin Parade and In Jest - a juggling - comedy family fun! 

Children's Craft Area:  10am to 5pm - hands on crafts for pint-sized artisans.

Caricatures:  11am to 5pm - our caricatures artists will bring out the cartoon in you!

Face Painting:  11am to 5pm - special Halloween artwork guaranteed to put a smile on little faces!

The Cackling Hen Revue: 11:00am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm & 4:00pm - hosted by "Mike Baron" ... enjoy all of your favorite down on the farm tunes performed by the animated stars of The Cackling Hen Revue.

Magic by Mike Baron & Annie: 11:30am, 1:00pm, 3:30pm & 4:30pm  - a magic experience full of comedy and audience participation.

In Jest:  1:30pm and 3:00pm - comedy, juggling and family fun! (Only here on the following days:  October 8, 9 , 10, 15, 16, & 22)

Pumpkin Parade:  Runs every half hour from 12noon to 3pm - march with the Pumpkin Puppet Parade throught the festival grounds!  (Only here on the following days: October 1, 2 8, 9, 10, 22, 23, 29 & 30)

Nickel City Reptile & Exotic Animal Show:  1 hour show from 2:30 to 3:30  - Jeff and his live exotic animals will entertain you! (Only here on the following days:  October 1, 2, 29 & 30)