Pumpkin Fest

Celebrate Fall ​at our 7th Annual Pumpkin Fest!

Date: Saturday, October 14, 2023
Location: Henderson Memorial Park (3171 9th Line)
Time: 11:00 am-3:00 pm

Event Details

Events and activities for families and friends to enjoy! Activities will be available free of charge to event participants.

Events & Activities
  • Busker Pitch
  • Inflatable Maze & Games
  • Mini Golf
  • Caricature Artist
  • Face Painting
  • Tractor & Wagon rides
  • Pumpkin Carving (1 pumpkin per person, while supplies last)
  • Photo Corner
  • Bradford Fire & Emergency Services
  • Fitness Dri-Tri (ride, reps, run challenge – pre-registration required)
  • 1st Bradford Scouts 
  • Simcoe Muskoka Family Connections: Halloween for Teens Drive (Collecting high need items for teenagers for the holiday season such as: gift cards [fast food, clothing, electronics & video games], art supplies, and sports equipment. All items must be in brand new condition.)
Schedule of Entertainment on Stage
  • 11:00-11:30am -- Team T & J
  • 11:45am-12:45pm -- Russ Clayton
  • 12:45pm -- Welcome from Mayor & Council
  • 1:00-1:30pm -- Team T & J
  • 1:30-2:00pm -- Bex in Motion 
  • 2:00-3:00pm -- Kurtis + The Crosswinds
Busker Pitch Schedule
  • 11:00am – Trulee Odd Show
  • 11:45am – Bex in Motion
  • 12:30pm – Tim Burr The Circus Lumberjack
  • 1:15pm – Trulee Odd Show
  • 2:00pm – Tim Burr The Circus Lumberjack
Food & Drink
  • Bradford Lions BBQ Fundraiser
  • Sweet Bs - Pumpkin themed treats and sweets
  • Hay Carumba - tacos and corn 
  • Jo's Juice Jazz/Blooming Flower Farm - specialty hot drinks, bubble tea, fresh flowers and more
  • Holland Marsh Food - Octoberfest sausages, hot soups, sweet and savoury pies, hot apple cider and more!
  • Ms Richies Kitchen Food Truck
  • Mister Treats Ice Cream Truck and mini donuts

Bradford Farmers' Market 

  • Mark it up by Anna 
  • Daisy and Baloo Co
  • Loops & Larks 
  • Curious Caps Mushroom Farm 
  • Pook Designz
  • Stone Blossoms 
  • Kim Kat Aurora 
  • Sharm's Sugar Fix 
  • King's Honey 
  • Cute n Creepy Creations 
  • Lex's Pantry/Thorpe Toys 
  • Fatima's Samosas 
  • Milli Food
  • A&O Farms 
Parking & Transit 
Parking on site is limited. Overflow parking is available at:
  • Henderson Field - 3200 Sideroad 10 (with a walking path to Henderson Memorial Park)
  • Bradford & District Memorial Community Centre – 125 Simcoe (shuttle bus service will be offered free of charge provided by Voyago and BWG Transit). Leave 125 Simcoe Road at:10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm

    1:30pm. Arrive at Pumpkin Fest at: 11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, with the last shuttle departing from Pumpkin Fest at 3:15pm back to 125 Simcoe Road. 

BWG Public Transit is available on Saturday, October 14 (click HERE for transit routes and schedules). Fees apply. Riders can transfer from the Holland St/Simcoe Rd Stop and take the shuttle to the event.

Please bring a non-perishable food item. All donations will go to the Bradford Food Bank. They are in need of the following items: peanut butter, juice & juice boxes, canned tuna & salmon, breakfast cereal, canned soups & stews, pasta & pasta sauce

*All activities and times are subject to change

Thank-you to our 2023 Event Sponsors

Address: Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury, 100 Dissette St., Unit 7&8, Bradford, ON, L3Z 2A7

Phone: 905-775-5366, Send an Email

By GHD Digital