October 16, 2012
Franklin Square’s annual PumpkinFest returns this Saturday, October 20 with plenty of pumpkin-centric fun.
Adults and kids alike can enjoy: pumpkin painting, pony rides, cupcake decorating, a costume parade, face painting, spooky mini golf, a raffle and delicious lunch buffet courtesy of SquareBurger.
Plus, entrants to the fest can take unlimited rides on the Philadelphia Park Liberty Carousel.
Bonus: the Phillie Phanatic will be making an appearance, decked out in his own Halloween costume!
Advance tickets are $35 for individuals, and $125 for a family four-pack (ages two and under get in free). Full-price tickets (available at Franklin Square day-of), are $40 for individuals, and $130 for a family four-pack.
All proceeds will go towards helping to preserve Franklin Square as an important community treasure.
Franklin Square PumpkinFest
When: Saturday, October 20, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. (Rain Date: October 21)
Where: 6th and Race Streets
Cost: $35 for individuals, and $125 for a family four-pack in advance; $40 for individuals, and $130 for a family four-pack day-of
More info: www.historicphiladelphia.org