The Great Pumpkin Fest
Returning Fall 2018
The Great Pumpkin Fest at Kings Island is all treats and no tricks when it comes to family-friendly fun including live entertainment, mazes, trick-or-treating and so much more! Guests of all ages will enjoy our Halloween-themed festivities, sure to make memories that will last a lifetime.
2017 Great Pumpkin Fest Activities
Lucy's Witch's Kitchen
Enjoy an interactive station where kids can feel and smell some of the ingredients that a witch uses in her friendly spells and potions.
The Great Talking Pumpkin
Kids will enjoy meeting and conversing with Patch, the cousin of the famous "Great Pumpkin" mentioned in the PEANUTS™ cartoon, "It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown".
The Great Pumpkin Maze
Little ones can make their way through the fun path, dodge dead ends and conquer the maze.
Kids will love this maze of cornstalks and hay bales but they may get lost if they're not careful. The twists and turns of this maze will test their memory.
Snoopy's Barnyard Friends
Snoopy's Barnyard Friends is a petting farm with 50 animals for guests of all ages to learn about and interact with. Chickens, ducks, rabbits, sheep, goats, alpacas, miniature horses, steers, pot bellied pigs, and additional exotic animals will be featured.
Woodstock Arts & Crafts
Grab your very own mini pumpkin and PEANUTS™ coloring page and decorate it with your own artistic flair!
A fan blowing literally thousands of bubbles creates an inviting pool of good clean fun for kids of all ages.
Note: Must be under 48 inches tall to experience this attraction.
Pigpen's Pony Rides
Our friends at Honey Hill Farm have brought carousel pony rides for the kids.
Note: Just $1 to ride. Must be under 54 inches.
SHERMY'S TRACTOR TOUR
Kids travel through a hay maze on their very own mini tractor.
Note: Must be under 54 inches tall to experience this attraction.
Trick or Treating
Little ghouls and goblins can search for treats at candy stops located throughout the Great Pumpkin Fest.
Franklin's Game Zone
Kids of all ages will enjoy testing their skills with an assortment of carnival-style games. As low as $1 to play!
Rides & Attractions
Enjoy all of your favorite Kings Island rides and attractions like Mystic Timbers, Banshee, and the 16-time Golden Ticket award-winning World's Best Kids' Area, Planet Snoopy!
2017 Great Pumpkin Fest Shows and Experiences
Peppermint Patty's Tall Tales
Kids gather around as Peppermint Patty shares some of her favorite Halloween tales.
Show Times: 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:30pm, 4:30pm
PEANUTS™ Howling Halloween Party
The PEANUTS™ gang invites you to their rockin' Halloween party! You don't want to miss it. Have your camera ready for a meet-and-greet opportunity with the characters immediately following the show.
Show Times: 12:30pm, 3:00pm, 5:00pm
Funky Pharaoh's Dance Party
Sing and dance with Snoopy, Charlie Brown and other members of the PEANUTS™ gang as they get ready for Halloween.
Show Times: 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm, 4:30pm, 5:30pm
Lucy's Holiday Fashion Show & Costume Contest
Kids can participate in a costume contest for a chance to win great prizes.
Show Time: 2:00pm
The Monsters Are Coming Charlie Brown
Join Charlie Brown and friends as they get dressed up in their favorite Halloween costumes and sing in this creepy and kooky, mysterious but spooky musical adventure that is more fun than fright.
Show Times: 1:30pm, 4:00pm
Schroeder's Play Puzzles
Kids of all ages will enjoy playing family favorite games like Go Fish, Old Maid, Hearts and PEANUTS™ Bingo!
Bingo Times: 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 4:00pm, 5:00pm