Monday, September 27, 2010

Pumpkin Patch Fall Fest in Egg Harbor - Coming Up!

We just received this CORRECTED press release from Egg Harbor!  Pumpkin Patch is one of our favorites!


Contact Info:
Lynn Michelsen, Marketing & Visitor Center Coordinator
Egg Harbor Business Association

2010 Pumpkin Patch festival schedule announced

Egg Harbor is planning for Pumpkin Patch on Saturday and Sunday, October 9 and 10. This free family-friendly festival entertains young children with face painting, carnival rides, large inflatables and bungee jumping. Couples can enjoy music, arts and food as part of this getaway held each Columbus Day weekend in downtown Egg Harbor. Enjoy pumpkin and scarecrow displays throughout the streets.

Live music kicks off on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. in Harbor View Park at 7809 State Hwy. 42 with Déjà vu performing music from the 60’s & 80’s. A Jimmy Buffet tribute by Mango Brothers follows from 2:30-5:30 p.m. Cozy up with hot chocolate around a bonfire behind Calvary Old Stone Church just north on State Hwy. 42 following the performance. Sunday brings rock and blues with the Big Mouth Quartet from 10:00 a.m.-1:15 p.m. and Big Mouth & The Power Tool Horns at 1:30 p.m.

Children might enjoy Roaming Magician Bruce Hetzler or a tale by Carol Johnson, storyteller, in Harbor View Park. Children’s Musician Randy Petersen entertains from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. in the park. Face painting is available both days. Over 70 local and regional arts and craft vendors will be lined up along the streets offering clothing, garden décor, jewelry and accessories and goodies such as kettle corn, egg rolls and nuts. Corn on the cob, beer and brats will also be available for purchase.

Public parking is available in the lots along Church Street between Harbor School Road and Hwy E.

For more fall fun, trick-o-treaters are welcome during Egg Harbor’s Halloween Safe Walk from 2-4pm on Sunday, October 31. For more information on these and other events, call (920) 868-3717 or go to


1 comment:

  1. We can't wait to enjoy Pumpkin Patch Festival next weekend! We're sure all of our Meadow Ridge guests and the other attendees will have a blast!

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