HVArts Amazing Pumpkin Carve 2023

Plan Your Visit to the 2023 Amazing Pumpkin Carve

Get ready for fall fun filled with whimsy, creativity, and impressive artistry at the 9th Annual Amazing Pumpkin Carve. This is an unforgetable event, featuring massive 150+ pound pumpkins transformed into extraordinary works of art by talented local artists. Last year, we wowed over 3,000 visitors, and this year, we’re ready to amaze you all over again.

Ticket Prices

  • Adults – $20

  • Seniors (65+) – $15

  • Kids under 18 – $5

  • Kids in strollers free!


    PUMPKINS CAN BE VIEWED IN THE BIG TOP RAIN OR SHINE. Other activities and food options are weather dependant.  Thank you for your understanding.

    Ticket sales fund carver honorariums and support the programs of the Hopewell Valley Arts Council. Thank you!


Tickets can be purchased in person as well as online. Why not skip the line and purchase ahead of time?

Public Hours

  • Wed Oct 11      7 to 9 pm

  • Thu Oct 12       5 to 9 pm

  • Fri Oct 13         5 to 9 pm

  • Sat Oct 14        3 to 9 pm

  • Sun Oct 15       3 to 7 pm 

Artist: John Woodard

With the big-top, the pumpkins can be viewed rain or shine – day or night! Entertainment and food availability is unfortunately weather dependant. Check our website daily for weather-related announcements.


Woolsey Park
221 Washington Crossing-Pennington Road
Titusville, NJ 08560

Woolsey Park is located next to the Hopewell Township Public Works Building.

Live Music & Entertainment

Photo: Mike + Laura

Helpful Tips!

Wear practical shoes
Park your car and walk to the ticket booth
Receive an event program (available Fri – Sun)
Be wowed by more than 30 massive carved pumpkins illuminated under a bigtop
Visit the firepits with storytellers and s’mores
Bring your friends and spread the word!


HVArts Amazing Pumpkin Carve 2022 Caroline Hall

Our 2023 Carvers

Many of your favorite carvers are returning along with some new talents joining us this year as they create amazing magic for this the event!

Brittany Keyak-Potoczky ~ Jeff Brown ~ Jonathan Conner ~ Joyce Vollmer ~ Barbara DiLorenzo + Jonathan Fisk ~ Patrick Pasquito ~ Michael Davies ~ Aleece Davis ~ Poppy Sangthong + Pater Buruschkin ~ Curtis May ~ Jason Ferrara ~ Caroline Hall ~ Matt Derby ~ John Goeke ~ Jessica Kruscavage + Ted Kruscavage ~ Jennifer Stevens + Annette Vilagos ~ Rich Palumbo + Danielle Costa-McCobb ~ Kathy Lala ~ Michelle Clark + Benjamin Clark ~ Austin Martin ~ Kathleen Sheehan + Dave Howard ~ John Woodard ~ Anne Nixon Ellery ~ Elice Slafka ~ Alyssa Staffin ~ Sarah Bernotas ~ Eric Schultz ~ Jameson Moore ~ Linda Angely ~ Lenora Kandiner + Tim Cresson ~ Susan Roseman ~ Ulrica Peng + Shreya Mockherjee + Maryam Darwish

A Heartfelt Thanks to Our Amazing Sponsors

Thank you to the incredible sponsors who make the annual Amazing Pumpkin Carve possible.Your support allows us to continue celebrating art, creativity, and community spirit.

We encourage you to consider patronizing these businesses to not only express your thanks but also contribute to the vitality of our community. So, when you’re planning your visit to the Amazing Pumpkin Carve, consider making a stop at these businesses.

For a complete list of our dedicated sponsors, please visit www.hvartscouncil.org/amazingpumpkincarve. Together, we make this event amazing.