Pumpkin Walk

Today we went for a Pumpkin Walk at Fellows Riverside Gardens.

We saw many, many pumpkins.  I stopped counting at 700.  There were easily more than 1,000.

The creativity of the carvers was amazing. Near the entrance to the rose garden there were two pumpkins who spelled out, “Will You” … “Marry Me?” There were other pumpkins with love as the theme.

Most of the pumpkins were carved.

Some with faces you hope you don’t meet late at night, others with more recognizable images.

Plenty of traditional Jack-O-Lanterns, ghosts, spiders and other spooky themes were on display.

Have you ever seen a pumpkin snowman?

Many of the pumpkin carvers added special touches. I really enjoyed the use of the ornamental peppers.

I’ve never seen a pumpkin with a pacifier before!

Some of the creations were done with paint.

People of all ages enjoyed the display, even in the rain.

The refreshments in the vistor’s center were a welcome treat.

Look out the window and savor the unexpected.

Trick or ……

About miriamtroxler

Miriam Troxler resides in Beaver, Pa, where she runs a private music studio. After graduation from Chatham University, she toured in Europe with the Continental Singers Orchestra as principal cellist. A long time member of Greenville Symphony Orchestra, she is also the founder and musical director of CelloBrationS. Miriam enjoys composing and arranging with several published pieces to date.
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7 Responses to Pumpkin Walk

  1. Those are really cool. I just tried carving a pumpkin yesterday. its harder than i remember…. so i can really appreciate those pictures. 😉

  2. nutsfortreasure says:

    Getting ready to be apart of my first Pumpkin Stroll
    I will try to get photos of course

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