Family fun returns - Saturday - Oct. 12, 2013 - POP3
Family Fun Begins at 11 am
A Sampling of Our Activities & Events
We truly want you to enjoy all that "Pumpkins on the Pier" will offer and want to give you a taste of what the event will be like. There is truly something for every member of the family no matter their age or interests.
We also want you to be able to plan ahead. That is why whenever possible we have included our anticipated prices. While all funds raised support the non-profit Milford Boys & Girls Club, we have made every effort to make Pumpkins on the Pier as affordable as possible.
Special Guest Al deCant Back by Popular Demand
One of Connecticut's foremost family entertainers will perform at 2:00 PM - Pavilion area stage. Singer, song writer and educator, Al will have the younger set engaged and parents entralled! Simply put it is guaranteed to be "one heck of a good time".
Visit Al's Web Site: www.aldecant.com
Visit our new demo area for performances by the Harlem Wizards Basketball Team and the CT Rollergirls....Catch our Outdoor Movie Theater
Please support our 2012 Sponsors shown in the photos of the activities they are sponsoring, simply click on that photo and you will be taken to their web site.
The Pumpkin Patch
Pick the perfect pumpkin from the freshest New England grown pumpkins, ranging from small to huge and priced from $6.00 to $12.00 depending on size, complete with free LED tea light when entered in the decorating or carving contests! Pre-order under our "Buy Pumpkins" tab and save!
The Pumpkin Pavilion
Once you have chosen that perfect pumpkin, decorate it for free with tons of crafts supplies or carve with your parents, we will provide the tools.
Pumpkin Pier - Promenade
Register for free your pumpkin creation and place on the pier to be part of the evening pumpkin spectacular. You'll be eligible to win great prizes and recieve a free LED tea light.
All Aboard the Tractor Hay Ride
Climb aboard the hay wagon and ride along Walnut Beach Park. Rides are only $2.00 and children under 2 are free with a paying adult.
Play A Round At "Pumpkin Beach"
Well it may not be "Pebble Beach" but neither are the greens fees! For $2.00 enjoy a round of 9 holes at the " Pumpkin Beach Miniature Golf Course".
The Kid's Pumpkin Playland
Old fashion games and activities abound in the Pumpkin Playland from a hay maze for toddlers to face painting. Every child is a winner. All games and activities are 50 cents (1 ticket) to $2.00 (4 tickets). Discount tickets can be purchased, 12 for $5.00 or 25 for $10.
Antique & Classic Car Show
We don't want Dad and teens to be bored either. They can enjoy the free Antique & Classic Car Show and vote for their favorites.
DOWNLOAD 2012 ENTRY FORM CLICK ON PICTURE
Horse & Buggy Ride
Step back in time and treat the family to a carriage ride along the new Walnut Beach - Silver Sands Board Walk.
The Harvest Food Booth
Have you worked up an appetite yet? Well the Boys & Girls Club will be dishing it out ... all day and all evening with a smorgasbord of harvest foods. From apple cider to pumpkin pie, from overstuffed turkey sandwiches to hot soups, no menu item will be more than $6.00 and many will be a buck!
Pumpkin Main Stage
The Pumpkin Main Stage is non-stop throughout the day featuring children's entertainers, contests, costume parade, square dancing and more. Check out our event schedule to be published Sept. 2012.
Giant Pumpkin Auction
Always wanted to have a 100 pound plus pumpkin? Here's your chance...bid away at the Giant Pumpkin Auction on the Main Stage mid-afternoon.
Everything you need to know about the festival and contest forms can be found in the information booth adjacent to the pavilion. Also first aid and lost & found.
|Much, Much, More|| The aforementioned is just the start. Visit us throughout the year as more activities and events are sponsored and announced...click on Much, Much More to see the latest line-up!|
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