Make Your Autumn Awesome With A Visit To West Virginia’s Little Known Pumpkin Park
What better way to celebrate autumn than with a visit to West Virginia’s only Pumpkin Park? Especially since this little known park is hosting a four-day festival in honor of the great pumpkin! Since 1986, the Town of Milton (population, less than 3,000) has transformed their small community into a pumpkin wonderland in honor of local pumpkin farming families. The WV Pumpkin Festival attracts more than 50,000 people from all over.
The WV Pumpkin Festival is held at Pumpkin Park at 1 Pumpkin Way, Milton, WV. Tickets are: Thursday and Friday 9:00 a.m. – noon $5; Thursday and Friday noon – 9:00 p.m. $8; Saturday and Sunday Full Day Pass $10, children 5 and under are free. Learn more on the official website for the WV Pumpkin Festival.
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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