10 a.m.–9 p.m.
– Haunted Happenings ($5 wristband), Autumnal Treats and Jack O’ Lantern Beer Garden
– Haunted House hours: Noon–9 p.m.
– Petting Zoo/Pony Rides hours: Noon–6 p.m.
10 a.m.– 8 p.m.
– LIVE pumpkin carving in the Gardens with Villafane Studios’ world-renowned carvers
10 a.m.–7 p.m.
– Local musicians and performances on the Tech4Life Community Stage
10 a.m.–6 p.m.
– Harvest Market
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
– Pumpkin Carving Contest drop-off (until noon)/voting at the Carefree/Cave Creek Chamber of Commerce
11 a.m–6 p.m.
– “Adopt a Pumpkin” Patch by the Kiwanis Splash Pad/Sponsored by Bashas’ & Desert Foothills YMCA
– Pumpkin Pie Eating Competition (Kids 1 p.m./Adults 1:30 p.m.) at the Sanderson Lincoln Pavilion, Sponsored by Venues Cafe
– Pets Costume Contest at the Sanderson Lincoln Pavilion Main Stage, Sponsored by Carefree Pet Resort
– Kick-Out Carving Contest at the Sanderson Lincoln Pavilion Main Stage featuring Ray Villafane and carvers
– Pumpkin Carving Contest Winners Announced at the Sanderson Lincoln Pavilion Main Stage, Sponsored by the Carefree/Cave Creek Chamber of Commerce