#WhatsHappening: Riverton Museum’s Pumpkin Trail returns October 16th

Pumpkins getting lit for the Pumpkin Trail (County 10 Photo)

(Riverton, WY) – The 2nd annual Pumpkin Trail around the museum with carved pumpkins donated from businesses and organizations in Riverton on Saturday, October 16th starting at 5 pm.

The pumpkins will be lit at dusk and will conclude at 8 pm. Admission is free. Hot chocolate and popcorn will be available with a donation.

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The haunted walking tour of Riverton with Alma Law will also return this year. Admission for the tour is $10. The tour will leave the museum at 5:30pm and will last approximately 2 hours.


Donor Information:

Businesses and organizations wishing to participate can carve or decorate pumpkins, they must be family-friendly, which will be on display that evening.

If you donate five or more pumpkins, you may also provide a sign advertising your business to go along with your display.

Drop-off: You can drop off your five (or more) pumpkins/display items between 8 am and 5 pm on Friday, October 15th, or between 8 am and 3 pm on Saturday, October 16th.

Event: The event will begin at 5pm on Saturday, October 16th. The museum will be providing candles and will begin lighting the pumpkins at dusk and they will stay lit until 8 pm.

Pick-up: You may pick up your pumpkins/display items immediately following the conclusion of the event on Saturday, between 8 am and 5 pm on October 18th, or between 8 am and noon on October 19th. Any pumpkins/display items not collected by noon on Tuesday will be thrown away.

If you have any questions about donating pumpkins, please contact the Riverton Museum at (307) 856-2665 or by email.

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