Pumpkin Palooza – 2021

Posted September 7, 2021 at 8:42 pm

Saturday, October 16th 2021

New Hanover County 4-H & NHC Arboretum is calling for all pumpkin carvers &
Jack-o’-lantern artists to help illuminate the gardens during

4-H Pumpkin Palooza

Drop off & register your pre-carved pumpkins: Saturday, October 16, 9am -1pm

One Pumpkin-Palooza Pass per person with pumpkin entry
 Ribbons will be given for the funniest, scariest or most original

All ages can enter (children 7 & under-painted pumpkins only please)
 Pumpkins not picked up by 5 pm Sunday, October 17 will be composted

           Wanting to join in the fun but not carving a pumpkin           

buy your tickets today

Tickets are limited and only sold online this year

Buy them here!

Pumpkin Palooza is a rain or shine event.

In  addition to the pumpkin display there will be fun 4-H activities:

UNCW Mad Scientists • Electrifying Skeleton • Horses Inside Out • NC Aquarium Scales & Tails •    NHC Library Storytime •  and so much more!


Pumpkin Palooza is sponsored by New Hanover County Farm Bureau

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NC Cooperative Extension and Arboretum: 6206 Oleander Drive • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7660 • Fax 910-798-7678
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