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2nd Annual Pitman Scarecrow Contest It’s the Friends of the Library’s Second Annual Scarecrow Contest. Registration begins Friday, September 28 (4th Friday) from 5-8 at McCowan Library. Pick up your scarecrow form to decorate and display. Cost is $10. Scarecrows will be on display until Nov. 4th. Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 Scarecrows with the highest number of votes. All voting will be done at the Library. Want to see more unique scarecrows? Click on over…Find out more »
Grab your brooms and fly over to the 3rd Annual Witches of Pitman Shoppe Hop. On October 12, 2019 10 am-5 pm, Pitman will have fun-filled witchy activities scattered along Broadway. • Get your Spell Book stamped at participating businesses Uptown for a chance to win multiple prizes and gift cards!! Spell Books can be picked up at The Scarecrow Factory Country Store, 11 S. Broadway starting at 10 am. Get them while supplies last! Winners will be announced at…Find out more »
Chowdown Uptown — the Official start of the Holiday Season! Saturday, November 2 ~ 3-9 pm Food Trucks, Food Trucks, Food Trucks!! All donations go to the Pitman Police Department K-9 Unit. For more information about this event, please visit the link listed here or the event organizer listed in the organizer area of this event listing.Find out more »
Take a trolley tour through Pitman every Friday & Saturday, 6-8pm, starting at Ballard Park!Find out more »
Saturday, Dec. 7, 4-7:30pm & Saturday, Dec. 14, 4-7:30pm Visit Pitman and be transported to the charm of a Victorian Christmas! Find unique and handmade gifts in our stores and from more than 20 special vendors located at Sunset Auditorium. Park on site and take the Trolley to our Uptown to see Santa! This event is rain or shine and under cover at Sunset Auditorium on Laurel Ave.Find out more »