Guests posing behind skeleton photo op in mulch area

Fall is in the air! Enjoy our seasonal display of pumpkins in Hamilton Children’s Garden from October 12 through November 6. We’ll have a special Fall Festival Family Day on Saturday, October 21 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Bring the whole family to create fun fall crafts, dance to the music of Billy Lee and the Swamp Critters, and get ready for Halloween with our spooky boo-tanical costume parade. You’ll also have the chance to plant your own ghost succulent, learn about and dissect pumpkins, and hold a slimy worm, if you dare! All participants will receive a mini pumpkin to decorate. Don’t miss our celebration of fall, family, and friends!


October 21 Main Event Schedule:

  • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Activities in Hamilton Children’s Garden
    • Plant ghost succulents, dissect pumpkins, learn about slimy worms, and decorate mini pumpkins
  • 11:45 a.m. Spooky boo-tanical costume Parade through Hamilton Children’s Garden
  • 12 – 3 p.m. Billy Lee and the Swamp Critters perform in DFEC Amphitheater


General Admission


Don’t forget to stop by our Conservatory and explore the bizarre and captivating world of carnivorous plants, now featuring new bug eaters just in time for spooky season! Walk through our bog and look out for bats, spiders, and skeletons hidden all throughout Savage Gardens.