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Cranford Halloween Pumpkin Carve Out and Movie
October 23, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDTFree
Here are more fun Halloween activities in Cranford, New Jersey.
Cranford Great Pumpkin Carve Out
Halloween Pumpkin Carving and Movie in Cranford
This will be the seventh GREAT PUMPKIN CARVE out, which has drawn hundreds of visitors throughout the area. This is a Jersey Central Art Studio’s (JCAS) Event, with much support from the Cranford Jaycees. JCAS is a group of artists and citizens dedicated to raising awareness of the arts and the artistic process as well as integrating the arts into the community through education, events, and economic development. We see art as a vital component of our lives and one that will also enrich our community.
When is the Great Pumpkin Carve Out?
Saturday, October 23, 2021 from 6:00pm – 9:00pm
(Pumpkin drop off for the contest is from 10:00am – 3:00pm)
- The rain date is October 30, 2021.
Where is the Cranford Pumpkin Carving and Movie?
- The event will be held at Hanson Park.
Pumpkin Carving and Movie Activities
- Everyone is invited to come to Hanson Park starting at 6 pm-9 pm to stroll along the pumpkin-lighted garden paths to see the carved pumpkins on display, each on its own pedestal.
- In addition, a big-screen outdoor showing of a surprise favorite movie will start at dark. Bring your blankets! The movie, stroll, and contest are all free, and hot cider will be available for purchase.
Admission fees for the Great Pumpkin Carve Out
- There is no admission fee for this event. Registration forms for the pumpkin contest will be available online at www.jcas.org before the event.
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