Pumpkin Nights | FAQ's

Date Night • Family Night • Pumpkin Nights

Tickets must be purchased online in advance. Limited tickets will be sold on-site at a higher price. Entry not guaranteed as most time slots sell out.

Group rates are available for groups of 10+ people, nonprofits, and youth groups. Contact info@pumpkinnights.com for more information.

Absolutely! There are real pumpkins throughout the festival--some carved, some painted, and some displayed in their natural beauty. Keep an eye out for one of our artists carving a giant pumpkin on site.

Our larger installations are made using over 3,000 hand-carved artificial pumpkins. Since these pumpkins won’t rot, our artists can design and build taller, even more impressive structures, which you can enjoy throughout the entire month.

The path is approximately a half-mile long. You’re welcome to wander through the course as many times as you like!

Yes. At each of our five locations, the courses have been designed to be wheelchair and stroller accessible.

This year, we welcome heroes of all ages to embark on a quest to help save the Spirit of Halloween. Join our list to learn more!

As you walk through the front gates, you’ll enter Pumpkin Central, our main festival area. Here, you’ll find food and beverages, photo-ops, The Spirit of Pumpkins fire show, and more. Each city has a unique line up of vendors and entertainers. Be sure to check the event calendar on your city specific page.

Yes. Alcohol will be served in all Pumpkin Nights locations, along with seasonal, non-alcoholic drinks.

Yes! When we created Pumpkin Nights, we set out to build an experience for everyone. Our course includes a few spooky elements, such as fog machines, giant pumpkin spiders, and skeletons, but you won’t find any jump scares or gore.

Pets are not allowed unless it’s a service animal.

SALT LAKE CITY, UT: Enter the Utah State Fairpark parking lot on 1000 W and 200 N. Parking is $7 per car.

DENVER, CO: Enter the fairgrounds off Henderson Road. Follow Park Blvd to Golf Course Way. Parking is $6 per car.

LOS ANGELES, CA: Enter the fairplex through the main parking entrance off of W McKinley Ave and Fairplex Drive. Parking is $12 per car.

DALLAS/FORT WORTH, TX: Off Division Street, enter Howell Farms by crossing the train tracks. Follow the path to the right parking area. Parking is $6 per car.

SANTA ROSA, CA: Parking is in Lot D, located off Aston Ave. at the corner of Meda Ave. & Linwood Ave. Enter the parking lot off Linwood Ave. Walking entry to the fairgrounds is at Gate 7 on Aston Ave. Parking is $10 per car.

When you purchase your tickets, you’ll be asked to select a date and time slot for your visit. You may enter the festival within the thirty minutes window you selected. Once you’re inside, you can stay as long as you’d like.

If you arrive before sundown, we recommend checking out the festivities in Pumpkin Central before you enjoy walking through the lands. We’ll have food, drinks, live performances, and pumpkin carvers in action. The displays along our walking path are extra magical once the sun sets, but you're welcome to walk through as soon as you arrive.

Come rain or shine, we’ll be open! If we are ever forced to close the festival temporarily due to an extreme weather concern, ticket holders will receive instructions via email to help transfer their reservation to another date and time, free of charge.

Absolutely! We want to see what you’ve got! Costumes are encouraged. You can wear masks, but we ask that you keep props and weapons at home.

If you’re looking for special offers on tickets, or would like to be kept up to date on the magic happening behind the scenes, the best way to do it is by joining our email list.

Tickets are non-refundable, but they are transferable. If you want to change you ticket entry date and/or time, contact ShowClix Customer Care at 1-888-718-4253 opt. 1, Mon-Fri 9am-9pm EST and Sat-Sun 12pm-5pm EST. Keep in mind ticket prices vary by day and time, so your ticket cost may change depending on your request.
There will be a $5 charge for each transfer in addition to the difference in ticket costs.

If you have any additional questions about the festival, please contact our Pumpkin Nights Customer Service team: info@pumpkinnights.com

For questions about redeeming offers or ticket transfers:
ShowClix Customer Care:
1-888-718-4253 opt. 1
Mon-Fri 9am-9pm EST & Sat-Sun 12pm-5pm EST
support @showclix.com