Stone Mountain Park’s Pumpkin Festival – Play by Day, Glow by Night, returns bigger, better, and brighter than ever. Visitors are welcome to celebrate the splendor of autumn during the park’s Pumpkin Festival, a family tradition featuring a multitude of glowing experiences.
Marvel at the World’s Largest Pumpkin Light Show! This brand-new, state-of-the-art light show celebrates all things Halloween with themed songs, an immersive canopy of lights, unique video, all-new special effects, and fireworks!
The glowing experiences are infinite! With even more glow this year, visit the Treasure Island walk-through experience and hunt for buried treasure. Follow Dorothy as she is swept from Kansas to the Emerald City. Help Alice through the Queen of Heart’s blacklight maze to catch the White Rabbit. See what Dinosaurs do after dark at the Dino Glow Experience. Wander through the Enchanted Forest, with a glowing wonderland of towering trees and over-sized flowers.
Guests can play by day and experience all of their favorite park attractions, plus special fall entertainment, then glow by night in a whole new light. Fun fall décor and outdoor picture-book settings provide plenty of Instagram worthy spots. Discover an underwater marvel 20,000 leagues under the sea, catch a fairytale remix with Mother Goose, and join the 3 little pigs for an adventure on the scenic railroad.
Take an outdoor journey through classic storybook tales that come to life in 10 new themed areas with over 40 newly imagined scenes, thousands of glowing lights, massive carved pumpkins, bubbles, fog, and plenty of not-so-spooky, glow-in-the-dark adventures after sunset.
Glow by night is an immersive experience, with even more glow and nighttime outdoor fun. Guests can explore amazing glow-in-the-dark experiences throughout the festival including thousands of glowing lights, massive jack-o-lanterns, a giant glowing pumpkin tree, costumed characters, glow-in-the-dark mini-golf, and glow-in-the-dark dinosaurs. End the night with a glowing nighttime parade featuring themed floats and favorite storybook characters, dancing their way throughout the festival.
Discover plenty of nighttime family-friendly experiences on acres of natural beauty, happening select dates, Sept. 17 – Oct. 30.
For tickets and activity schedule, visit www.stonemountainpark.com.
Listed in Frommer’s 500 Places to Visit with Your Kids Before They Grow Up and cited by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution as one of “35 Natural Wonders in Georgia You Must See Before You Die,” Stone Mountain Park is located 15 miles east of downtown Atlanta. For more information about Stone Mountain Park attractions and hours of operation, call 1-800-401-2407 or visit www.stonemountainpark.com.