We Will See You For The 2021 Pumpkin Festival

Pumpkin Festival

Sept. 18 - Oct. 31, 2021

Play by day as you enjoy family-friendly park attractions and special fall entertainment featuring our NEW Magic Show and some of your favorite classic storybook characters! Then, after the sun goes down, you'll glow by night in a whole new light with the all NEW Dino Glow Experience and plenty of other not-so-spooky outdoor experiences!


Take in all the splendor of autumn as you embark on a day full of fun at Stone Mountain Park! Use your Attractions Pass or Mountain Membership to enjoy your favorite park attractions including Great Locomotive Chase Adventure Golf, Scenic Railroad and much more! Experience special fall entertainment with classic storybook characters and marvel at the NEW Magic Show starring entertainer Aaron Radatz.

All-New Magic Show with Aaron Radatz

NEW Magic Show

Award-winning magician and Las Vegas headliner Aaron Radatz brings a fast paced and interactive show that will entertain the entire family.
Kids enjoying pumpkin carving activity

Family-Friendly Attractions

From a journey around the mountain aboard a full-size locomotive to an adventurous round of miniature golf, Pumpkin Festival features attractions everyone will enjoy!
Pumpkin Festival Pie Eating Contest

Pie Eating Contest

Are you a fan of pumpkin pie? Think you possess the ability to eat it faster than anyone else? Come show off your power over the pastry—if you've got the guts!

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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.

Feast your eyes on our NEW Dino Glow Experience, enjoy some spooktacular entertainment including fireworks and watch an extra special nighttime party parade guaranteed to GLOW your socks off!

Dinosaur glowing at night

NEW Dino Glow Experience

Take a stroll through Dinosaur Explore to see our dinosaurs after dark in a whole new light!

More Dino
Glowing tree at Pumpkin Festival


Discover Enchanted Forest, where you’ll find a glowing wonderland of towering trees and over-sized flowers, and maybe more mischievous things!
Your favorite storybook, nursery rhyme, fairy tale, and literary characters at Pumpkin Festival


Experience more glow than ever before with ten themed areas featuring scenes from some of your favorite storybook, nursery rhyme, fairy tale, and literary characters!

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. Pumpkin Festival Play by Day, Glow by Night is a gated event. Guests will need either a daily Attractions Pass or annual Mountain Membership to access the event and the attractions. 
Only Summit Skyride tickets may be purchased individually during Pumpkin Festival. All other attractions will require either a daily Attractions Pass or annual Mountain Membership.