Fall has definitely made its presence known here in Grafton with the chillier temps and changing colors. It also means it's time for Grafton's Annual Pumpkin Fest. So take some time the weekend of October 6-8 to enjoy the many activities! Admission is free.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6
5:30-7:30 pm Scarecrow building in the Paramount Plaza.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7
6:00 pm Food, beverages and a performance by Loo$e Change.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8
8:00-11:00 am Grafton Lions Club Pancake Breakfast at the Zaun Pavilion in Lime Kiln Park
10:00 am-1:00 pm Family scavenger walk in Paramount Plaza
10:00 am-4:00 pm Art show in Paramount Plaza
10:30 am-Noon & 1:30-3:00 pm North Shore Academy of the Arts in Paramount Plaza
10:30 am-2:30 pm Pumpkin Cross Cycle Race in Lime Kiln Park
11:00 am-1:00 pm Pumpkin carving demonstration in Paramount Plaza
11:00 am-4:00 pm Chalk walk, children's activity area, bake sale, farmers market
Noon-2:00 pm Pumpkin seed spitting contest at Grafton Village Center
1:00-3:00 pm Bingo at Paramount Grille and Bakehouse
3:00-9:00 pm Pig roast, hay rides, live music, food/beverages in Lime Kiln Park
7:00-9:00 pm Community bonfire and sing-along in Lime Kiln Park
This event is sponsored by Aurora Healthcare and presented by Celebrate Grafton. If you'd like more information, check out celebrategrafton.com.