Tuesday, October 11, 2016
OCTOBER IS PUMPKIN TIME
LOUISVILLE'S JACK-O-LANTERN SPECTACULAR IS BACK
This is one thing you should not miss each fall. Make it a family tradition because it is truly spectacular.
This year's spectacular, held in Iroquois Park will be open October 13 through November 6.
The quarter mile trail opens at dusk and closes at 11pm each Sunday through Thursday night and at midnight on Friday and Saturday nights.
Visitors walk along a trail meandering around displays of over 5,000 carved pumpkins. The jack-o-lanterns range in size from a tiny 1 pound pumpkin to one huge 1,900 pound pumpkin!
Each year there is a special theme. This year the theme is". "America the Beautiful". It will be broken down into regions featuring the famous events, landmarks and people of each region. All 50 states will be represented.
You can purchase tickets at the site or online at www.jackolanternlouisville.com
Sunday-Thursday night tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, $9 for children 3-12
Friday - Saturday night tickets are $15 for adults, $13 for seniors, $12 for children 3-12