Enjoy more than 40 pumpkin- and fall-themed activities at the Pumpkin Festival At Heaven Hill Farm. Photo courtesy of the farm
Enjoy more than 40 pumpkin- and fall-themed activities at the Pumpkin Festival At Heaven Hill Farm. Photo courtesy of the farm

Cool Pumpkin Displays, Festivals, and Decorating Events in NJ

Kick off the festive fall season at one of the many wonderful pumpkin-themed events happening around NJ, from elaborate pumpkin displays and carving competitions to good old-fashioned pumpkin picking and decorating fun.

Read on for our top picks, plus a couple of bonus events that are worth a drive across state lines. You can find even more even seasonal events in our Fall Fun Guide.


Heaven Hill Farm
451 State Route 94
Vernon, NJ 07462

Garden State Discovery Museum
2040 Springdale Road, Suite 100
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003

Whippany Railway Museum
1 Railroad Plaza
Whippany, NJ 07981

Mainstage Center for the Arts
27 South Black Horse Pike
Blackwood, NJ 08012

Salem County Fairgrounds
735 Harding Hwy
Woodstown, NJ 08098

Delicious Orchards
320 Route 34 South
Colts Neck, NJ 07722

Historic Cold Spring Village
720 Rt 9 South
Cape May, NJ

Salem County Fairgrounds
735 Route 40
Woodstown, NJ 08098

Wagner Farm Arboretum
197 Mountain Avenue
Warren, NJ 07059

Presby Memorial Iris Gardens
474 Upper Mountain Ave.
Upper Montclair, NJ 07043

Meadowlands Expo Center
355 Plaza Dr.
Secaucus, NJ 07094

Van Cortlandt Manor
525 South Riverside Ave.
Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520

West Fairmont Park
States Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19019

Color Me Mine
400 Commons Way
Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Ort Farms
25 Bartley Road
Long Valley , NJ 07853

Storybook Land
6415 Black Horse Pike
Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Essex County Environmental Center
621 Eagle Rock Avenue
Roseland, NJ 07068

Liberty Hall Museum
1003 Morris Ave.
Union , NJ 07083

Echo Lake Park
151 Mill Lane
Mountainside, NJ 07092