BUY THE BOOK, Keene Pumpkin Festival- 25 years

 

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Join us Sunday, October 25, 2020 • 1-7pm

A magical day in Downtown Keene, NH, featuring 3,000 jack-o’-lanterns!

THANK YOU SPONSORS!

Pumpkin Honor Roll

Ames Performance Engineering

Bensonwood

Corey Williams 

Julie White

Barney Sherwin

 

Lisa Edwards

Melissa Herman

Nancy and Jack Weststrate

Nancy Sporborg

 

 

Rachel Eschle and Mike Giacomo 

Ruth Sterling

Tim Zinn

The Italian Club

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SCHEDULE
Subject to change

Elizabeth Munger performs 3:30-5pm

Melodious Zach returns 5:15-6:30pm

Children’s Costume Parade/Stroll from West Street around Central Square one and one-half times. Gather in front of the Parrish Shoe Sign on West Street at 1:15pm. Disperses in front of the free kids’ games near Roxbury Street.

Dance Performances in the street in front of the nonprofit food tents: KSC Dance Team 2pm. NHDI 2:30pm

Pumpkin Games including Corn Hole and many other innovative FREE games. Sponsored by Amherst Label.

Pumpkin Bowling Hay Bales, sugar pumpkins, real bowling pins. Sponsored by Savings Bank of Walpole

HeART Tent Activities include Caricatures by Larry Frates to benefit Keene High School Project graduation. Pumpkin Carving and crafts sponsored by Service Credit Union

Cartoons at The Colonial Theatre 2-6pm. Free for children, $1 for adults.

Downtown Association Trick-or-Treat. Participating Downtown establishments host traditional trick-or-treat a few days before Halloween! 2-3:30pm. Kids come in costume to the festival, join the parade and check out beautiful Downtown Keene’s shops and restaurants hosting trick-or-treat.

2pm Walldogs Mural Tour by reservation with the Historical Society of Cheshire County

Images of Halloween: Ominous Music Pipe Organ Concert 6pm at the UCC Church at the Head of the Square

 

 

YOUR MATCH HELPED LIGHT THE PUMPKINS!

We raised $5,000 to earn the Putnam Foundation Grant!

16 more reasons to visit Keene on Sunday, October 27!

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Your match will help light the pumpkins!

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The meaning of Keene Pumpkin Festival: Sweet Memories of the 2018 Festival
A 1-minute video thank you message featuring photographs by
Shaundi Brown and vocals by Melodious Zach

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Keene Pumpkin Festival
Let it Shine Inc.
Keene, NH 03431
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Let it Shine, Inc., Nonprofit organizers of Pumpkin Festival 2011-2014, 2015, 2017 -2019. Statement of Purpose. The Pumpkin Festival is a community-hosted, family-friendly celebration of fall and of what is unique about New Hampshire. It is also a celebration of artistry and creativity and a demonstration of our commitment to non-profit efforts to serve those in need. © 2019 Let it Shine Inc.