Trinity Church‘s Annual Pumpkin Patch will open their 11th Annual Pumpkin Patch to the public on Friday, October 18th.

This year’s pumpkin patch will be open from October 18th – 31st, hours will be 12 pm to 6 pm on weekdays and 10 am to 6 pm on weekends

Visitors are invited to stop by the pumpkin patch at Trinity Church/Queen Anne Square and enjoy the beautiful pumpkin patch, live music and fall decorations. Visitors will also be able to purchase locally-sourced pumpkins and local crafts.

Live music and vendors will be on hand at the patch on Saturdays and Sundays.

Help Needed

Help unload pumpkins on Thursday, October 17 at 5pm

The more the merrier as they have to unload Pumpkins from half of an eighteen wheeler in a few hours!  Please bring gardening gloves if you have them.  Pizza and drinks to be provided!

Link to sign up online:

Volunteer for shifts between October 18 and 31

Weekdays, weekends, mornings, afternoons – your choice! There are three different kinds of shifts: Selling Pumpkins, Staffing the Food Table, and Tending the Baked Goods Sale. Please pick your day, time, and preferred task!

Link to sign up online:

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