Jack's Pumpkin Glow - Open until October 27th!

This event is in DC for the last time this year!

October 9, 2019

JACK’S PUMPKIN GLOW Returns To Illuminate

Reston’s Lake Fairfax Park October 3 – 27, 2019! 

Thousands of hand-carved pumpkins, demos by master carvers, a pumpkin patch, and concessions featuring delicious fall food and beverages make this the most spectacular Halloween-themed event of the season

Reston, VA – Reston, Virginia’s Lake Fairfax Park will once again be alight with Halloween fun as JACK’S PUMPKINGLOWformerly known as THE GLOWreturns for the third consecutive year beginning October 3 and running through October 27.  Enjoy an immersive Halloween stroll along a trail illuminated by thousands of intricately carved pumpkins, many highlighting the Capital City’s most famous including pumpkin look-a-likes of iconic landmarks, musicians, movie stars, superheroes and princesses.  

There’s something for everyone at JACK’S PUMPKIN GLOW. In addition to the thousands of themed jack o’ lanterns illuminating the park, master carvers provide tips on how to create your own masterpiece during live pumpkin carving demos.  Enjoy delicious fall food and beverages at a newly expanded concessions area. Get your face painted, paint a pumpkin or pick your own gourd straight from the pumpkin patch.  Capture colorful selfies and create memorable memories with family and friends at this unique Halloween event that is quickly becoming a Washington DC-area tradition.

"Washington DC And Virginia residents have truly embraced this event the last few years and we can’t wait to bring this wonderful Halloween experience back to Lake Fairfax Park in October", said Shannon Donnelly, Vice President, JACK’S PUMPKIN GLOW. "Our team has been hard at work to make sure this year’s event is bigger and better than ever and that it embodies everything that is fun and exciting about the holiday.” 

Located in Lake Fairfax Park (1400 Lake Fairfax Drive, Reston VA), JACK’S PUMPKIN GLOW will open October 3 and run every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday night through October 27 plus select Wednesdays. Times vary depending on the date. Tickets start at just $16.99 for children and $22.99 for adults, and will be available at Advanced tickets are required. Use code MACKIDMCLEAN20 for 20% tickets (not eligible on Anytime tickets)

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