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Pumpkin Palooza

October 29, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

October 22, 23, 29, 30 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Pumpkin Glow is now Pumpkin Palooza!

Kids, come in costume to celebrate all things pumpkin! Enjoy beautiful painted pumpkin displays, walk through pumpkin arches, see a fascinating pumpkin mosaic mural and a unique “pumpkin tree!” Plus, experience the Creepy Creatures Gallery full of spellbinding reptiles, amphibians and insects.

Guests can also enjoy live entertainment, food trucks and hundreds of colorful mums on display. And the sweetest ending? All children get a bag of delicious Hershey’s candy, of course!

Entertainment schedule:
Cissy and the Man will perform October 23 and 30 at 1 p.m.
Puppet Shows on October 22 and October 29 at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Food trucks:
Jack and Joan’s Kettle Corn
Shorty’s Funnel Cakes
Marsico’s Taste of Italy
Cheesesteak Shuttle (10/29 and 10/30 only)

See the detailed daily schedule here.

Pumpkin Palooza is a rain or shine event. Admission to the Butterfly Atrium is included. Pumpkin Palooza is free for Hershey Gardens members and guests who purchased the add-on to their Hersheypark Season Pass.

This event requires a general admission ticket, which may be purchased in advance at Hershey Gardens, upon arrival at the event, or online. Should a pre-purchased ticket not be used for Pumpkin Palooza, it may be used for regular admission during normal operating hours.


Special thanks to our event sponsors: 






October 29, 2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm