Join the Tonaquint Nature Center's staff for this annual family event which includes carnival games, crafts for kids, a family scavenger walk. The train at Thunder Junction will be operating until 7:00 pm on the evening of the event.
Eligibility for the Pumpkin Decorating Contest 2021
Children in the following age groups are eligible to participate:
Group 1: Ages 4-6
Group 2: Ages 7-10
Group 3: Ages 11-15
Submission accepted from 5-6 pm on Monday, October 25 @ the Tonaquint Nature Center
Contestants must color their own entry without assistance from other parties
Eight Ghost Awards, two each category presented at 6:30 pm at the event
Leisure Department @ City Commons Building
Yes, Crafts are $1.00 each; Popcorn is 25 cents per bag
Yes. Once you arrive, you will enter your finished pumpkin in with a staff member.
No. There is no registration for this event. It is set up as an open house style.
Yes, a majority of the festival’s activities are held outside on the Nature Center’s premises along with the inside of the facility.
Sure- why not? Children are welcomed to show off their Halloween costumes but they are not required.