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October 14, 2023
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Join us for an evening of fun with something for everyone! Event is open from 3pm - 8pm with the following schedule: - 3-6pm: Treat Alley (candy, candy, candy) for the little ones and the Kiddie Train - 3-7pm: $20 Family Portraits in the Rustic Barn on the vintage wagon - 5pm: Quetzalcoatl Aztec Dance Fusion Show - 5-8pm: Hayrides through the grounds of the park
2001 Historic Pkwy
South Platte Valley Historic Park

Fort Lupton, CO 80621
$5 per peron; Kids under 3 FREE
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Pumpkin Fest & Haunted Hay Ride

Saturday, October 14, 2023

Old fashioned, harvest festival with great food, activities, on the hsitoric grounds of the old Fort Lancaster/South Platte Valley Historic Park.

Held at our historic Fort Lancaster, the South Platte Valley Historic Park, Pumpkinfest offers one of the only haunted hayrides in the region. 

  • 3-6pm:  Treat Alley and Kiddie Train
  • $20 Family Portraits in the rustic barn
  • Special for 2023:  Dia de los Muertos!  Visit an authentic ofrenda/altar and Quetzalcoatl Aztec Dance Fusion at 5pm. ***

Kids of all ages enjoy roasting marshmallows at the fire pit, petting zoo, tours of the historic grounds – schoolhouse, trappers cabin and homestead house – along with trick or treating in the fort, coffee and cocoa cart, food trucks, churros, kettle corn. The highlight is a long and creepy Haunted Hayride through dark woods…

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