Sep 11, 2023 - Things to Do

Jack O'Lantern World coming to county fairgrounds

Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

A new fall attraction featuring thousands of handcarved pumpkins is coming to the Franklin County Fairgrounds this month.

Carving the news: Tickets are now on sale for Jack O'Lantern World, a .75-mile walking trail lined with intricate pumpkin art.

  • The tour takes about 45 minutes and local food trucks will be on site.
  • Pro tip: Use the code "jack2023" to get 10% off tickets through Wednesday.

The intrigue: Some jack-o'-lanterns will weigh over 1,000 pounds.

If you go: Thursday-Sunday evenings, Sept. 29-Oct. 29. $15-25. Kids under 3 free!

Watch a promo video


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