The night of the event, we will be lighting a wall of approximately 700 jack-o'-lanterns from our community and local schools as a grand finale to welcome our festival to Cleveland County and North Carolina.
The event is expected to attract over 6,000 spectators who will enjoy live music, a corn maze, hay rides, great food, lots of games and activities all day and of course, pumpkin carving. A costume contest and pie eating contest will add to the festive atmosphere, along with a not-so-haunted mansion and a safe Trick or Treating experience for the kids.
We have received numerous calls and emails asking whether or not we are having the Grover Pumpkin Festival this year. We are sad to report that we will not have the Pumpkin Festival this year. It is our hope that we can bring this great event back in the near future.
Due to budgetary cuts the Town of Grover has decided not to host the 2014 Grover Pumpkin Festival. This does not mean that the Grover Pumpkin Festival will disappear from the event calendar. Our plan is to postpone it until October 24, 2015 as we search for a new primary host sponsor. We look f...
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On: October 22, 2013
A fun competition between festival goers to see who can roll their pumpkin the farthest down Cleveland Avenue. Purchase a pumpkin the day of the festival or bring your own pumpkin. Roll begins at 3PM.
Adult Entry Fee: $5
Kids (ages 14 and under) Entry Fee: $3
CASH PRIZES AWARDED!
This weekend Saturday, October 12 from 8pm to 11pm get ready for a spooky stroll through the Grover Corn Maze. The Grover Corn Maze is located at 307 Cleveland Avenue directly behind Shiloh Presbyterian Church. Admission is $5 per person.
Be careful don’t get lost because you never know who...