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Pumpkin Patch in Jackson Area

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Pumpkin Patch in Jackson Area

We'll be visiting Jackson in the fall. We'd love to visit a pumpkin patch. Can anyone help me find a great pumpkin patch to visit? Thanks.

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1. Re: Pumpkin Patch in Jackson Area

Good luck!

Hillsboro County Fair - September 7, 2007, Friday 6pm

Rt. 13, Boston, NH.

Hopkinton State Fair - August 30, 2007, Wednesday 12pm – 6pm

Hopkinton Fair Ground, Contoocook, NH

The Keene Pumpkin Festival - Saturday, late October 10:00am to 10:00PM. Saturday October 21, 2007

Downtown at Main Street, Keene, NH. Phone: 603-358-5344. Email: centerstage@nh.acadia.net. Open: Each fall, the city of Keene, New Hampshire, comes alive with the sights and sounds of this annual celebration of community. Thousands contribute to the spectacle by bringing their own hand-carved pumpkins. The sight of more than 25,000 brightly lit jack-o-lanterns lining Keene’s Main Street and towering over the square is an unforgettable experience. the Festival has become famous for its status as the holder of the world record for most jack-o-lanterns lit at the same time in one place. But the Keene Pumpkin Festival isn’t just about setting records…it’s about bringing people together in a spirit of community and participation. Admission is free. Off-site parking with shuttle bus service is available and is strongly recommended.

Milford Pumpkin Festival - October 5th to 7th, 2007

Milford Oval, Milford, NH. Phone: 603-672-4567. Email: milfordmainstreet@verizon.net. Directions: The Great Pumpkin Festival is held annually in Milford, New Hampshire. Milford is located about 15 minutes northwest of Nashua NH and is accessible via NH Routes 101A, Rte 13 and Rte 101. The activities all take place on or around the Milford Oval at the junction of Routes 101A and 13.

NHGPGA State Weigh Off - October 13, 2007 - 9am -11am

Goffstown Common, Rt. 114, Main Street, Goffstown, NH

Rinde Festival - October 6, 2007 – 9am – 12 noon

Rindge Center, Rindge, NH.

Rochester Fair - September 15, 2007, 10am

Lafayette Street, Rochester, NH.

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2. Re: Pumpkin Patch in Jackson Area

There is a pumpkin patch in Center Conway. Approx 20 minutes from Jackson. The pumpkins patch is off of East Conway Road at Tibbits Farm. They have all sizes and shapes. Hope this helps you.

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3. Re: Pumpkin Patch in Jackson Area

{Chuckling to myself}

Last fall while visiting our home in Kearsarge, we were invited to the Swensen's house on Kearsarge Rd for their annual 'pumpkin send off' party. They were preparing to load their (potentially) prize winning pumpkin 'Agnes' onto a truck to take to the Freyburg Fair. The party is an annual neighborhood gathering complete with s singing dog, a rag tag band, and all kinds of pumpkin jokes and up country fun and games. When it came time to draw a name for someone to 'cut the cord' (the root of the pumpkin), who's name did they draw? MrsRedPony! And as she bent over to do the honor, a local photographer from the Conway newspaper snapped her picture, and the next morning, there was my bride, MrsRedPony, on the front page, in full color, The Kearsarge Pumpkin Queen! Not only did the picture hit the front page, but they used it in their annual calendar, so she's Miss September too!

I brought home a couple of copies of the newspaper and shared them with our friends at the golf club. We have gotten a lot of fun out of this one! Unfortunately, we'll be a week late for the event this fall, so MrsRedPony will not be there to defend (or repeat) her title.

But for those of you who will be visiting, look for the small local neighborhood gatherings. You'll meet some genuine folks who love life and enjoy the simple things.

BTW, Agnes weighed in at over 600 pounds!

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4. Re: Pumpkin Patch in Jackson Area

Great story, RedRox!

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