Named the #1 Best Thing to Do in NH in 2017 by Expedia.com!
In its 28th year, the Milford Pumpkin Festival — named the #1 Best Thing to Do in NH in 2017 by Expedia.com — has become one of the most highly anticipated festivals in New England each fall. Attendance in 2016 was estimated to be a record-breaking 45,000+.
The festival offers free parking, free shuttle buses, and free admission.
Signature festival events include the beer and wine tasting tent on Friday night, a spectacular fireworks show, two stages of live music and entertainment all weekend, the Giant Pumpkin Weigh-in contest, bounce houses, carnival rides by Fanelli Amusements, a scholarship contest, pumpkin painting, pumpkin sales, The Pumpkin Catapult, some of the best crafters region-wide, a scarecrow-making tent, fantastic food vendors, The Haunted Trail, a face painting tent, the Firehouse Waffle Breakfast, and unique dining and shopping!
General admission to the festival is free, though some activities will have a fee attached.
Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce, Milford Improvement Team
Wendy Hunt, Executive Director
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