Schedule of Events
updated 3/1/2013 (subject to change)
Hours: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Admission For General Public:
Children 5-12: $4
Children 4 & Under: Free
Parking: $2 per car
Children ages 5-12 – bring an ornament for our Tourism Tree and your admission is free – click on the link to download our template or make your own. Tree courtesy of Wyckoff's Christmas Tree Farm.
Veterans/Active Duty Military – show appropriate ID and admission is $3.
Spectators and participants should always watch for flying pumpkins, and enter or participate at own risk.
No pets or alcohol allowed on the property.
Saturday and Sunday, 2013
|Drop off from 7:30 am – 9 am||Drop off for Machines shooting that day. For your convenience: Sunday Shooters – you may bring your machine down to the field the day previous and park it to the side. Saturday Shooters – you may leave your machine off to the side until Sunday.)|
|9 am – 6 pm||Vendors – crafters, non-profits, food vendors.|
|9 am – 6 pm||Sand Sculpture – Matt Long of Travel Channel's Sand Masters will create a large sand sculpture tribute with a theme that will help celebrate New Jersey.|
|10 am – 11 am||Meet the Teams – some of the team members will be out by their machines and we will do brief interviews giving the teams an opportunity to speak about the project and their school or organization.|
|10 am – 5 pm||Kids Corner Activity Area – painting, crafts, coloring and more. *See how far you can toss a pumpkin by hand or use a mini catapult to see how far you can shoot a tootsie roll.|
|10:50 am||Singing of the National Anthem|
11 am – 5 pm
October Vistas Tours Various tours will run throughout the day. Check back for schedule
|11 am –12:30 pm||Pumpkin Slinging – each team will get their first shot.|
|12 noon–3 pm||Pumpkin Throw for Kids - report to Pumpkin Patch Kids Activity Area|
|12 noon–3 pm||Mini Slinging for Kids - report to Pumpkin Patch Kids Activity Area.|
|1:00 - 5:00 pm||Archery with the Owl's Nest – (for youth accompanied by parents)|
|1:30–3:00 pm||Pumpkin Slinging – each team will get their second shot.|
|3:30 pm – 5:30 pm||Pumpkin Slinging – each team will get their third shot. (small intermission for balloon launch)|
Hot Air Balloon Launch
Tentative Time on Sunday – "America One" US Flag Hot Air Balloon will inflate.
|Be sure to check back for updates/changes. Schedule is subject to change.|