For those wanting to get the most bang for their bucks, head out to Stone Mountain Park this weekend for their annual Pumpkin Festival. Not only can the whole family enjoy all of Stone Mountain's awesome activities, they also get to partake in the Fall/Halloween-related ones as well as special shows. And for parents of little ones, no need to worry. This is a family-friendly event with only non-spooky attractions. Costumes are welcome! Get the entire family into the spirit with fall décor and special attractions, such as the Pie Eating Contest, Trick or Treat Scavenger Hunt, a costume dance party, crafts in the pumpkin patch and much more!
Here are some of the attractions you'll be able to see during the Stone Mountain Pumpkin Festival:
- Spookley the Square Pumpkin story telling
- Spookley’s A-MAZE-ING Adventure maze (new for 2013!)
- Spookley Family Scavenger Hunt
- Pumpkinpalooza interactive game show
- Pumpkin Junction area with crafts and games
- Palooza's Rockin' Costume Party
- Pumpkin Patch (Pick out a pumpkin to take home!)
In addition to all these great Pumpkin Festival activities, all tickets include admission to Stone Mountain Park’s most popular attractions such as the new Journey 2: The Mysterious Island – The 4-D Experience, Sky Hike, the Summit Skyride, Great Locomotive Chase Adventure Golf, The Great Barn, Scenic Railroad, the Antebellum Plantation & Farmyard and Memorial Hall museum. Going on a Saturday will get one even more! After a full day if activities, families can stick around to watch the famed Lasershow Spectacular in Mountainvision which starts just after sunset. Just bring a lawn chair and a blanket (it gets cool at night).
Buy tickets online to receive up to 30% off! The Family Pass includes a meal voucher, a drink cup with unlimited refills, and admission for $31.25 per ticket (minimum of 3).