West Chester to Host The Great Pumpkin Fest 2012

On October 13, children of all ages can enjoy some fall-themed fun at West Chester Township’s annual Great Pumpkin Fest. The event will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. at Keehner Park, 7211 Barret Road.

There will be plenty of family-friendly activities for children to enjoy, including inflatable rides, a Not-So-Scary-Haunted trail, crafts, pony rides and a petting zoo from Honey Hill Farm. A pumpkin patch will be provided by Station Road Farm where pumpkins of all shapes and sizes will be available for purchase.

The Primrose School of West Chester will once again host the Costume Contest, which will begin at 3 p.m. on the Amphitheatre stage. Registration for the contest begins at 2 p.m., and children will be entered into categories based on age.

In addition to pumpkins, concessions and some trinkets will be for sale at the event, but all activities at the Great Pumpkin Fest are free. For more information, please call (513) 777-5900.