Great

pumpkin festival

October 19  |  10:00 - 3:30 pm

Experience all the amazing family-friendly activities as you

stroll through downtown Putnam

full event program

Download the full-event program to find the location and times for the various activities.

*all events subject to change and additional events may be added.

train excursion

Take in the scenic beauty of NECT on a 90-min train ride, departing at 11:30am from Union Station, Main Street, Putnam CT.

[ WILL CALL located near The Crossings ]

artists & local shops

Throughout the day, be sure to take the opportunity to discover the many wonderful shops and
galleries
of Putnam.

the great pumpkin

Not your average, run-of-the-mill pumpkin - come see THE OFFICIAL GREAT PUMPKINS - located on the lawn at the Putnam Congregational Church.

scarecrow contest

Individuals and businesses alike participate in decorating the streets of Putnam with unique scarecrow creations.

AND THE WINNERS ARE...

performances

Enjoy live music and a variety of performances while strolling the streets of downtown Putnam - with special activities for the kids, as well!

dining & drink specials

With an option for every mood, dinner and drink specials will be available at select local restaurants.

Call ahead for a reservation!