Frequently Asked Questions

Question: What is PumpkinFest Toronto?

Answer: The annual PumpkinFest is a Thanksgiving weekend event that now takes place in 2 outdoor locations in the GTA. These ultimate Pumpkin Festivals allow kids to play and join in on the fun with our interactive games and entertainment with the country’s largest Inflatable’s company hosted by none other than, Superior Events Group Inc.!


Question: Is there an admission fee for Pumpkin Fest?

Answer: No, General Admission to the festival grounds is free. Ride passes are available for purchase inside the event.


Question: Where does all of this take place?

Answer: This year we have 2 locations! Richmond Hill PumpkinFest will take place at Richmond Green Park in Richmond Hill. Pumpkinfest Toronto will be taking place at Downsview Park. Check our Locations page for more details.


Question: Is there a Pumpkinfest Richmond Hill, as well?

Answer: Yes! PumpkinFest Richmond Hill takes place at Richmond Green Sports Centre, located at 1300 Elgin Mills Rd E, Richmond Hill.


Question: When is PumpkinFest open?

Answer: PumpkinFest 2018 takes place this Thanksgiving weekend, October 6th, 7th and 8th. It is open; Saturday Oct. 6 – 10am-6pm, Sunday Oct. 7 – 10am-6pm and Monday, Oct. 8 – 10am-6pm.


Question: Do you offer group rates for ride passes?

Answer: Yes, please email for more details.


Question: What age are the rides geared towards?

Answer: The rides are suitable for ages 2-12 years of age, but there is plenty of entertainment for all ages including contests, crafts and games.


Question: What about Food and treats?

Answer: PumpkinFest Toronto has food truck vendors offering burgers, churros, grilled cheese, skewers, roasted corn, beaver tails, and ice cream! As well as a farmers market and baked goods sale.


Question: Is there a fee for parking?

Answer: No, parking is FREE of charge all three days of the event this Thanksgiving weekend.


Question: Are pets permitted on the grounds?

Answer: No, pets will not be permitted on the grounds.