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Fall Festival and Pumpkin Playground

Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 at 9:00am

Burke Nursery and Garden Centre
9401 Burke Road
Burke, VA 22015

Presents the 25th annual Fall Festival and Pumpkin Playground! Children of all ages enjoyed our event last year and we hope that you will join us this year. Our activities are designed to be both fun and educational for all.

Daily Activities Include:

Pirate's Ship
Pirate's Camp
Pumpkin Fort - every year it's bigger and better!
Ghost Tunnel Slide - a fun play area
Western Town - includes mechanical rides
Money Montain - hunt for coins and treasures
Teepee - an authentic Native American teepee
Mary Aponte - Cherokee storyteller
Hayrides - loads of new spooky surprises
Farm Animals
Miner's Mountain Slide
Wizard of Oz Slide
Phone Tubes
Rope Swing
Tumbling Tubes
Monster Truck
Iron Horse Railroad
Enchanted Castle

Weekend activities include all of the daily activities plus:

Pumpkin Balloon House
Face Painting

Featured Weekend Events: Mary Aponte - Cherokee storyteller


Weekend admission price - $15 per person
A child under the age of two is admitted free with a paid adult admission.

This event listing provided for the Burke community events calendar. Community events are not associated with or sponsored by AARP, but may be of interest to you. If you have an event to share, let us know!

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