When it comes to fall, there’s no better place to celebrate the season than right here in Western New York. And the best place to get your annual Fall fix? Why, the Great Pumpkin Farm’s annual Fall Festival, of course! It’s Western New York’s premier fall family festival, and it’s back for 2017 in Clarence, NY.
This year’s opening weekend is on September 16 & 17! The entire festival runs from September 16 through October 31 and includes all your favorite special events from the past…including Oinktoberfest BBQ Cook-off weekend on September 23 & 24, the Great Pumpkin Farm World Pumpkin Weigh-off on October 1, Columbus Day Weekend festivities on October 7, 8 & 9, The World Pumpkin Pie Eating Champion on October 14 & 15, the Trebuchet (Catapult) contest on October 21 & 22 and our final weekend for special events on October 28 & 29.
The month-long celebration features such activities and attractions as a Corn Maze, Mining for Gems, Hay Rides, Cow Train, Amusement Rides, Face Painting, Magic and Juggling and the “Cackling Hen” Revue and so much more!Shoot pumpkins with our full size sling shots; jump on our Jumbo Jumping Pillows; take a ride on our Zombie Train shooting targets in the wood with paint ball guns!NEW this year is an old time Shooting Gallery and enjoy a cold craft beer or specialty Halloween drink from The Witches Brew Bar & Café – now 2 locations on the festival grounds.
Festival hours are 10am to Dusk daily. Admission price during our festival weekend celebrations is7.00 per person (children 2 &under are free) and parking is always FREE at the GREAT PUMPKIN FARM. Discounted tickets are available ONLY at Wegmans! Your admission includes a free tractor hayride, free entertainment including a juggling act, magic show & animated chicken show, free cow train ride, free face painting, contests for kids and adults including pie eating, scarecrow making, mummy wrapping, pumpkin decorating and a kids craft area. You will also receive discount coupons for the Cornmaze, panning for gems, horse drawn hayrides, the boo barn and more. Your admission also includes the special event of the weekend.
The GREAT PUMPKIN FARM is located at 11199 Main Street in Clarence, NY, and online at www.GreatPumpkinFarm.com.Check our NEW website for more details and information or find us on Facebook.