SATURDAY OCTOBER 29, 2016 at WARNER CIRCLE PARK
10231 Carroll Place, Kensington, MD
Join us for the 2016 Pumpkin Rock N’ Roll! On Saturday, October 29th, Warner Circle Park in Kensington, MD will be transformed into a full-blown Halloween extravaganza. Participate in a fun costume contest and parade, and enjoy family-friendly attractions including festival-style musical performances, food trucks, inflatable rides and slides and a rock wall. Don’t miss the main event: The Pumpkin Roll, a derby race of Halloween pumpkins-turned-boxcars.
Check out the recap video from last year’s event!
ACTIVITIES AND ATTRACTIONS
Pumpkin Roll Derby Race
3 Stages of Live Music
The Pumpkin Roll Derby Race
The Pumpkin Roll is a derby-style race in which participants compete in heats for the title of the fastest Pumpkin Racer. The races will take place on the sloping driveway the begins right at the foot of the Warner Circle Mansion.Sign-up!
12:00-4:00pm – Live Music
Enjoy musical performances by students and staff of GIGS Guitar Studio all afternoon long on three different stages
12:00-3:00pm – Pumpkin Derby Races
Customize your pumpkin and compete in the Pumpkin Roll Derby Race! Must register ahead of time to compete. Click here for details and sign-up form.
12:00pm – Costume Parade
Kickoff the day with the Pumpkin Rock N’ Roll Halloween Parade through Warner Circle Park. The costume parade is free and open to anyone who wants to join.
1:00-4:00pm – Food Trucks
Visit our food vendors right on site to have lunch from Surfside or The Big Cheese, and don’t forget dessert from Goodies Custard!
2:00pm – Costume Contest
Costume Content winners announced with prizes awarded to Best Costume as well as first and second runners up.
3:30pm – Final Pumpkin Derby Race
Come cheer on the final heat of the Pumpkin Derby Race to determine the Pumpkin Roll Champion Racer!