Glen Arbor Annual Pumpkin Festival

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Saturday, October 20, 2018
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Glen Arbor Pumpkin Festival

Glen Arbor’s 3rd Annual Pumpkin Fest event to be held this year in the newly remodeled Glen Arbor Township Park on Saturday, October 20th from 12-3pm.

Glen Arbor Pumpkin Festival

The local community and visitors are invited to enjoy this celebration of fall, one of our favorite seasons in Leelanau.

Festivities open at Noon with Games, Pumpkin Carving, Face Painting by Painted Lady Face Art, Smock’s Craft Tables, Music provided by DJ Miles Pendergast, and Food to include: Cider, Donuts and Hot Dogs.

New this year from 12-2pm we’ll have Lord of the Gourd at the event performing carving demonstrations. Bring the kids of all ages dressed in costume for this year’s Costume Parade at 12:30pm with prizes given to winners in a range of categories. Following at 1pm will feature your four legged friends in costume for the Pet Parade. Stick around for the Cake Walk at 1:30, a super fun and entertaining Pie Eating Contest at 2, while we wrap up our Games and Pumpkin Carving by 3.  

Participants carved pumpkins and artistry by Lord of the Gourd will be displayed throughout the Town Park’s landscape walls will be lit at 6pm for all to enjoy.

This event is presented by the Glen Lake Chamber of Commerce and made possible by volunteers and local Sponsors: Glen Arbor Bed & Breakfast & Cottages, Crystal River Outfitters Recreational District, The Homestead, Cherry Republic, Leelanau Vacation Rentals, Momentum, Cottage Book Shop, Art’s Tavern, Northwoods Hardware, Quick Storage, Serbin Real Estate, Century 21/Northland Vacation Rentals, Leelanau Coffee Roasting, Devette & Ford Insurance Agency, Riverfront Deli Pizza & Specialties.

Open to the public, welcoming kids of all ages! Admission is free to kids 3 and under, $5 suggested donation. Funds raised from this event will go to the operation of the Glen Lake Chamber a 501c organization.

Glen Arbor Township Park