Operation Pumpkin Festival: October 2023
Come experience this one-of-a-kind pumpkin & arts festival!
Going into its 12th year, Operation Pumpkin in Hamilton, Ohio is back again for a ton of fall fun on October 13 - 15, 2023.
Join the Festivities
Operation Pumpkin is known for their display of incredible sculpted pumpkins, as well as other fun fall activities like amusement rides, food trucks, artisan vendors, and a pumpkin weigh-off. Come enjoy fall flavors and activities while supporting local businesses!
When: October 13th - 15th, 2023
Time: Friday and Saturday, 11AM – 10PM | Sunday, 11AM – 5PM
Where: High Street, Downtown Hamilton Ohio
Family Friendly Fun
Operation Pumpkin is a full weekend of fun for the whole family.
Kids can enjoy a ton of different activities, crafts, amusement rides, carnival games and more.
Walk along High Street to see incredible pumpkin displays, a ton of art, giant pumpkins, unique pumpkin carvings, and the popular pumpkin weigh-off.
This festival also fills the streets with a ton of local vendors to shop and food trucks to enjoy! Shop over 100 artisan and food vendors.
Pet Parade Competition
This is a festival favorite! Enjoy the cutest costume contest in Operation Pumpkin's annual Pet Parade. Best costumes will be awarded in different categories.
Live Music + Entertainment
Operation Pumpkin will be featuring a variety of live music and entertainment all weekend long.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13TH:
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14TH:
3pm - 4:30pm Emily Miller Band 8pm - 10:30pm Michelle Robinson Band
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15TH:
2:30pm - 5pm The Wonderlands
High Street | Hamilton, Ohio