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The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze

Fri Sep 18, 2020 - Sat Nov 21, 2020- see all dates
Various times
All ages (at parental discretion)
Ages 3 and up: $24 and up; 2 and under: FREE. Parking is free, and all members enjoy free event admission.

This renowned walk-through Halloween experience features more than 7,000 hand-carved, illuminated jack-o'-lanterns forming assorted impressive displays. See the Statue of Liberty, pumpkin carousel, windmill, and—new this year—a tribute to first responders.

Creative jack-o'-lantern art takes numerous forms in themed sections.

All admission is by timed-entry ticket only, and tickets must be purchased in advance. In years past, the organizer has added additional dates during the show's run, so check back for updates. Tickets may be purchased online or by phone.

This year's Blaze begins earlier than in the past. Dates for 2020 are as follows:

  • Friday, September 18-Sunday, November 1 (daily)
  • Fridays-Sundays, November 6-21

Read our inside scoop to help you plan your visit.


Van Cortlandt Manor
525 South Riverside Ave.
Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520
** Event dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the event website to verify.
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