Mesquite, TX – Oct. 6, 2022 – The 19th annual Pumpkinfest will be held on Saturday, Oct. 15 from noon to 5 p.m. at Paschall Park, 1001 New Market Road. This family-friendly event features a community stage with performances, kids’ activity area, live jousting, Birds of Prey shows, vendor booths, contests, carnival food, and trick-or-treating.
Costumes are encouraged and children ages 2-13 years old can participate in a costume contest scheduled at 4 pm. Winners will be selected from three different age groups based on: Most Original; Funniest; and Best All-Around costume. Winners will receive a $100 Visa gift card sponsored by Community Life.
Sociable dogs are also welcome to participate in the fun and have a chance to win some great prizes in their very own costume contest sponsored by PetSmart. Parking and admission to the event is free. Food, games, and other activities will have a small fee.
For more information about PumpkinFest or the contests please visit www.cityofmesquite.com/PumpkinFest or call Mesquite Parks and Recreation at 972-216-6260.