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The Great Pumpkin Fest at Great America

The Great Pumpkin Fest

Weekends Sep. 30 - Oct. 29

Halloween fun for the entire family.

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The Great Pumpkin Fest

Saturdays and Sundays from September 30 - October 29

The Great Pumpkin Fest runs Saturdays and Sundays, from September 30-October 29 and includes Halloween activities for kids and the entire family. Kids 12 and under can wear their costumes and Trick-or-Treat with the PEANUTS Gang, race through a hay maze, decorate mini pumpkins, color PEANUTS™ pictures, dance in a foam pit and more.

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Foam Pit

The younger set can dance in a giant foam pit full of bubbles and music.

Hay Maze

Kids will love the classic hay maze where Halloween fun abounds at every turn with giant inflatables, classic pumpkins and more.

It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

The Halloween favorite "It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" will bring back memories for everyone. Watch as Linus works to convince his friends of the Great Pumpkin's annual appearance, only to be disappointed again.

Coloring Station

Old-fashioned coloring sheets allow kids to pick their favorite coloring options, connecting the Peanuts gang and Halloween together for a colorful explosion of creativity.

Mini-Pumpkin Decorating

Decorate and take home a mini-pumpkin as the ultimate Great Pumpkin Fest souvenir. Stickers, glitter glue and colorful cardboard paper add to the possibilities.


Join Charlie Brown, Lucy and Linus for this Halloween Spooktacular! Join in on this musical adventure and discover the creepy, kooky, mysterious and spooky!


Kids can wear their costumes and trick-or-treat with Snoopy and the Peanuts gang inside Planet Snoopy. The PEANUTS characters will join the fun with their own festive Halloween costumes!

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