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Pumpkin Glow

170 Hotel Road,
Hershey, PA 17033
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  • Dates: 10/23/2021, 10/24/2021, 10/30/2021, 10/31/2021
  • Location: Hershey Gardens
  • Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Bring the whole family to enjoy more than 100 carved and painted pumpkins, entertainment, food trucks, puppet shows, and more!

Plus, see Food Network celebrity pumpkin carver Danny Kissel in action on Saturday, October 23, and Saturday, October 30.

Get your glow on inside the family-friendly "Glow House" where you can enjoy jack-o-lanterns and other glowing Halloween fun! Kids are encouraged to dress in costume. The indoor Butterfly Atrium will also be open during Pumpkin Glow.

Entertainment Schedule

Saturdays, October 23 & 30

  • Danny Kissel Pumpkin Carving, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Conservatory/Tent
  • Susquehanna Storytellers Guild at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the Amphitheater
  • Food trucks: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, October 24 & 31

  • Puppet Show with Ben Stansbury at 10 a.m. and 12 p.m.
  • Cissy and the Man at 1 p.m. in the Amphitheater
  • Food trucks: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.