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Mission Statement


The mission of the Newtown Pumpkin Festival is to celebrate Halloween in magical way, bringing the community together to enjoy this spectacle of light, along with food, games, music, and craft and merchandise tents.

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Pumpkin Carving Rules


All pumpkins can only be carved, please do not paint, staple, pin or place beads on your pumpkins- as the pumpkins will be donated to several local farms for pigs and goats to enjoy after the event. Enter as many pumpkins as you like.

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Early Pumpkin Drop Off/ Parking


Early pumpkin drop off is at Reed Intermediate School from 12 pm to 3 pm. Parking is free and will be available at Reed Intermediate and Newtown High School. Free shuttle buses will take all guests to and from the festival. (images courtesy of www.halloweenclipart.com)

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Food/ Craft / Game/ Activity Vendor Application


We are still recruiting for food, game, activity and craft vendors. If you are interested please fill out the vendor link application and we will call you asap.

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Thank you Sandy Hook School Foundation


A huge thank you goes out to Sandy Hook School Foundation for signing on as our Platinum sponsor. With their support, we are able to offer the event free to the community.

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Thank you Encon Heating & Air Conditioning


Thank you Encon Heating & Air Conditioning for supporting, once again, our pumpkin Festival. For two years in a row they have been a huge supporter of our wonderful pumpkin festival.

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Ticket information


It is our goal this year for the festival to be free to the public, so your contributions will help us achieve that goal. Additional sponsors are needed to defray the cost of safety and security personnel, sanitation, display and communications. To become a sponsor and receive a sponsorship form, please send an email to traci@abeadofroses.com.