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Fruitville Grove Pumpkin Fest

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Fruitville Grove

7410 Fruitville rd

Sarasota, FL 34240

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Our 31st annual Pumpkin Fest is an event suitable for all ages. Stroll under the shade of large oak trees to see local vendors in the craft show with their one of a kind crafts. The Pumpkin Fest runs every weekend of October and hours are 10:00-5:00.

The event has *no charge for admission or parking*. There will be live demonstrations, music, shows and interactions throughout the festival and different activities offered each day!

Our *Daily Activities* includes: Kids fun zone with zip line, pony rides, face painting, henna tattoos, mini train ride, carriage rides, pumpkin painting, hay rides, hug-a-goat, enchanted unicorn encounter, wildflower maze, DIY sand art, NERF shooting gallery, hold-a-pig, butterfly garden experience, free petting zoo, are just some of the activities to do throughout the day! We have over 50 craft vendors in the show that have various handmade products ranging from glass jewelry, custom tumblers, head bands and knots, wire wrapping, hand carved graphite and wood, wood workers, knitted and crotcheted items and gemstone jewelry. You have to come and stroll through all of the vendors to see how amazing their handmade items are!

Torres Family One-Ring Circus with the Torres Extreme Riders in the Globe of Death have two shows every Saturday and Sunday at 12:00 and 3:00.


2019 Food Truck Rally Lineup

October 12th – Around the World!

  • Funky Fusion, K-NAM Style, Gran Arepa, Shiny Gumbo, Smokin Momma Lora’s, Stocking Stuffers, Arekie Fusion, Fire Tacos, The Farm House, Bowled Life, Vegan Sweet Tooth, Fork My Life, Tropical Kettle Korn, SAKURA.

October 13th – Around the World!

  • Currywurst, K-NAM Style, Gran Arepa, Shiny Gumbo, Smokin Momma Lora’s, Stocking Stuffers, Fire Tacos, The Farm House, Vegan Sweet Tooth, Fork My Life, Tropical Kettle Korn, SAKURA.

October 19th – Pumpkin Fest Rally

  • Funky Fusion, K-NAM Style, Ustabeez, Shiny Gumbo, Smokin Momma Lora’s, Stocking Stuffers, Fire Tacos, The Farm House, Vegan Sweet Tooth, Fork My Life, Tropical Kettle Korn, SAKURA

October 20th – Around the World!

  • K-NAM Style, Currywurst, Shiny Gumbo, Smokin Momma Lora’s, Stocking Stuffers, Arekie Fusion, Fire Tacos, The Farm House, Bowled Life, Vegan Sweet Tooth, Fork My Life, Tropical Kettle Korn, SAKURA

October 26th – Pumpkin Fest Rally

  • Funky Fusion, Surly Mermaid, K-NAM Style, Gran Arepa, Shiny Gumbo, Smokin Momma Lora’s, Stocking Stuffers, Fire Tacos, Wicked Good Cupcakes, The Farm House, Vegan Sweet Tooth, Fork My Life, Tropical Kettle Korn, SAKURA

October 27th – Around the World!

  • Funky Fusion, Surly Mermaid, Currywurst, K-NAM Style, Gran Arepa, Shiny Gumbo, Smokin Momma Lora’s, Stocking Stuffers, Fire Tacos, Wicked Good Cupcakes, The Farm House, Vegan Sweet Tooth, Fork My Life, Tropical Kettle Korn, SAKURA



The farm market and pumpkin patch are always open during the week from 9:00am-6:00pm to pick out a pumpkin, fall decorations or grab some local farm fresh produce and snap some awesome photos in the pumpkin patch. Please show your support for local farmers and artisans and stop out to the festival! Bring the whole family to enjoy a beautiful fall day.

FAQs

Are dogs allowed into the event?
Dogs are permitted at the festival but are to remain on a leash or in a harness and under the control of the owner at all times. They also will need to be up to date on all vaccinations.


What are the costs of each activity?

Each vendor booth charges their own fee that is not associated with the festival. Costs for activities will range from $1 and up, and many only accept cash.


Will there be an ATM on location?

There will be an ATM available

Are costumes permitted?

Our guests are welcome to wear costumes suitable for a family-friendly atmosphere to get into the spirit of the fest

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Fruitville Grove

7410 Fruitville rd

Sarasota, FL 34240

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