As the weather shifts to cooler temperatures, you can't help getting into that fall feeling. Leaves are changing, we are starting to dress in layers, and fall activities are in full swing. Have you heard what the Mckenzie County Ag Expo in Watford City is doing? They are having their first annual "Pumpkin Pickin' Palooza!"

This family-friendly event promises many activities and memories that will last a lifetime. From pumpkin picking to hay mazes, and wagon rides to cookie decorating, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

Dates and Location:

  • When: Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in October.
  • Time: Friday 3-6pm, Saturday 10-6pm, Sunday 12-4pm.
  • Where: 12880 25th St NW, Watford City, ND 58854.

Event Highlights:

  1. Pumpkin Patch: Find your perfect pumpkin for carving or decoration.
  2. Bale Maze: Navigate through our entertaining hay maze.
  3. Wagon Rides: Enjoy a scenic ride through the crisp fall air.
  4. Photobooth: Capture the moment in festive photobooths or have a professional photographer take a family portrait.
  5. Kids Crafts: Keep the little ones entertained with craft activities, pumpkin painting, and cookie decorating.

Ticket Information:

  • $10 per person (ages 4 and above) on most days.
  • Children 3 and under are FREE!

Special Event Days:

  • October 6th: Kids Craft with Long X Foundation, Cookie Decorating, Vendor Show, Petting Zoo, and more!
  • October 7th: Pumpkin Painting, Wagon Rides, Vendor Show, Petting Zoo, and more!
  • October 8th: Vendor Show, Petting Zoo, and more!
  • October 13th: Kids Craft with Long X Foundation, Cookie Decorating, and more!
  • October 14th: Closed (Visit us at the Rough Rider Center).
  • October 15th: Bale Maze, Photobooth, and more!
  • October 20th: Kids Craft with Long X Foundation, Cookie Decorating, Cake Walk, Mechanical Bull, and more!
  • October 21st: Pumpkin Painting, Wagon Rides, Cake Walk, Mechanical Bull, and more! Plus, Adult Night Out from 7-10 pm.
  • October 22nd: Bale Maze, Photobooth, and more!
  • October 27th: Kids Craft with Long X Foundation, Cookie Decorating, and more!
  • October 28th: Pumpkin Painting, Wagon Rides, Candy Drop, Costume Party, Bounce Houses (Weather Dependent), and more!
  • October 29th: Bale Maze, Photobooth, Pumpkin Patch, Costume Party, Bounce Houses (Weather Dependent), and more!

Don't forget to share your Pumpkin Pickin' Palooza experience on social media using #pumpkinpickinpalooza2023. We can't wait to celebrate the joys of fall with you and your family!

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