30th Annual Pumpkinville
A fun filled family fall festival with plenty of FREE games, activities and entertainment including: pumpkin carving, scarecrow building, bouncers, hay dive, crafts, facepainting and so much more!
*Some activities have nominal charge and are indicated below
- Free shuttle bus from Grantham Lions parking lot to and from event
- Accessible parking available at Happy Rolph’s parking lot
*Mary Brown’s Chicken & Taters Fall Family Photobooth
Stop in to the big brown barn to capture your fall family photo!
Betty Lou Photography will be on site with a beautiful set of bales of straw with pumpkins and flowers to create a picture perfect backdrop for a family photo.
A nominal charge of $5 per photo will apply for this activity.
Photos will be distributed on site as well as delivered to your smartphone through SMS technology!
Meridian Credit Union Pumpkin Patch
Pumpkin Carving Contest
Join us for a pumpkin carving contest! Bring your creative ideas and carve out a cool jack-o-lantern. Use your free family pumkin that the first 500 families receive at the gate or for guaranteed entry please bring your own pumpkin. Carving supplies will be provided.
Your pumpkin creation will be judged at 1 p.m.
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre will be on site again this year with great prizes for the winners in each category (Scary, Funny, Children’s Only) and something for everyone that participates in the activity.
Niagara Ice Dogs – Scarecrow Building
Join in the fall fun at the Hay Dive activity. Search through the giant pile of “hay” and find a coloured stick! Exchange the coloured sticks for a small treat with the volunteers at the activity.
Please note: we use straw for this activity for allergenic purposes.
Way to Grow Daycare – Craft Table
Other great things to do and see
Dena’s Discovery Table
Stop by the pumpkin discovery table and learn all about pumpkins! There are always special treats for those who stop by and participate in the activity.
Stop by and have a fun fall or Halloween design painted on your face. Please note there is a limit to 2 small designs per person. We do not paint an entire face or paint near eyes, nose or mouth areas.
Stop by for a temporary tattoo! Lots of fun designs to choose from including Halloween scars and more!
Say Hello to our Scarecrow and Fall Princess stilt walkers while you are here!
Join us for a pony ride!
Atkins Pony Rides will be on site offering rides for children for $5.
Photos of your child on their pony ride will also be offered for sale on site.
On site will be several food vendors including:
- Country Boys Mobile Food Service (burgers, hotdogs, fries etc)
- Roberto’s Pizza
- Shriners Creek Popcorn (kettle popcorn)
- Marble Slab Creamery (ice cream)
- Port Weller School Bake Table (baked goods)
Niagara Region Water Wagon (complimentary water – bring a refillable bottle)Rain Policy
This event is rain or shine. Please dress appropriately as the entire event is outdoors in a park setting.
If Pumpkinville is cancelled due to severe weather we will post information to the City’s social media feeds by 9 a.m. the day of the event. Please follow our Facebook page or Twitter feed for cancellation notices and updates.
*Falling for Niagara makes every effort to ensure event details are accurate and up-to-date. However, we strongly suggest that you confirm the event details with the organizer prior to attending to ensure there have been no changes.*