- Sep 29, 2017 @ 7:00 PM
- Nov 25, 2017 @ 8:30 PM
Location: Van Cortlandt Manor | 525 S Riverside Ave, Croton-On-Hudson, NY 10520
Witness more than 7,000 spooky, hand-carved pumpkins illuminate the grounds at the Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze at the historic Van Cortlandt Manor.
The tri-state area’s biggest, most electrifying fall event returns with more pumpkins than ever before! Meander an historic, 18th-century riverside landscape, discovering breathtaking displays—all made of jack o' lanterns at the Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze!
Wander along Pumpkin Promenade and stroll across the Pumpkin Zee Bridge. Discover awe-inspiring jack o’lanterns resembling the Statue of Liberty rising toward the sky! Witness a fully functioning, 20-foot diameter Pumpkin Carousel and gaze in wonder at swimming aquatic creatures and a giant Sea Serpent surfacing next to the Croton River. Don't forget to explore the color-changing star show in the Pumpkin Planetarium.
Approaching Jurassic Park, feel the earth shake and experience a brand-new herd of pint-sized dinosaurs mingling with an enormous T-Rex, brontosaurus, triceratops, and more. Catch the Circus Train rolling into town with a cast of colorful clowns and awesome animals. Don’t miss Sleepy Hollow Country’s most iconic inhabitant, the Headless Horseman...yes, all made entirely of jack o’lanterns!
Brand new gourd-filled Jack-in-the-boxes spring to life while a giant spider web spins a great #pumpkinblaze photo op.
The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze is on-view for select dates during the week and on weekends. This year's event dates are Sept 29-30, Oct 1, Oct 5-9, Oct 12-31, Nov 2-5, Nov 9-12, Nov 24-25.