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The Runaway Pumpkin 5K/10K Run/Walk at Opechee Park

Pumpkin Displays

Main St Pumpkin Stroll...explore local downtown business.

Rotary Park School Pumpkins Display and visit to the Bank of NH DigiBooth in Rotary Park with a fun photo to commemorate the 2022 NH Pumpkin Festival! 

The big orange "PUMPKIN" boat presented by East Coast Flightcraft.

Sponsored by Bank of New Hampshire

PumpCANALly on Canal Street

featuring Children's Programs, Kids Games, Face Painting, Coloring Activities, Exhibits & More

Sponsored by Piedmont Print & Frame, Service Credit Union & XFinity Comcast

Hanover Street Happenings & More

featuring Axe Throwing, Pumpkin Bowling, Trading Faces face painting, kids novelties by Hibbert Enterprises, Kids Games & More

Sponsored by Irwin Automotive Group & Citizens Bank

   Experience the all new Rock N Roll Racing 

    Presented by State Farm, Mike Testa Agent & Lake City Autobody

The Great New England Craft & Artisan Show Learn More


Pumpkin Cornhole Palooza Tournament

Sponsored by the Sunshine Initiative / Prizes Donated by L.L.Bean

Live Music

Rotary Park Bandstand on Beacon St E

Hector's Spirit Stage on Beacon St W

Performances by Where's Adam & Performers on the Go

Children's Costume Parade

Sponsored by Meredith Village Savings Bank

KID'S ZONE featuring Kid's Climbing Wall & Inflatable Fun

Sponsored by Vertical Entertainment

THE CAKE Theatre in Veterans Sq

Featuring Recycled Percussion, a costume contest & REDONKULOUS

Colonial Theatre on Main Street

A Spooktacular weekend filled with family friendly Halloween movies

Explore the Streets of Downtown Laconia

Discover the charm of local retailers & the taste of delicious foods and the revitalization of this community. Experience live entertainment, street performers including Doug the Devil Stick Man & Magic Man DaSean Greene. Take a photo with the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile. Beware the special guest that appeared after 4pm in the area between Main St and the Belknap Mill....Oh my!

Historic Train Station in Veterans Square

featuring Hobo Pumpkin Express Train Rides

Drop in at the Laconia Library

Pumpkin Fest Story Times

Pumpkin Fest Family Craft: Mini Pumpkin Painting


Food Trucks & Street Vendors

Jack-o-Lantern Lighting

Zombie Walk

Get your Zombie on! Show off your Zombie Garb. Join 104.9fm The Hawk in front of Belknap Mill for a little Thriller. Stroll by Defiant Records & Craft Beer & meet some of the lurkers, creepers, geeks, monsters or roamers to join the walk! The Zombie Walk will end back in front of the Belknap Mill with a Special Appearance By... The Wicked Witches of the Lakes Region

Sponsored by Granite State Credit Union

Pumpkin Dump Derby Begins at 7:15pm

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