September 29, 2011 —
GRAHAMSVILLE, NY — The 26th Annual Giant Pumpkin Party and Children’s Parade will be held on Saturday, October 1 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the fairgrounds in Grahamsville. A benefit for the Daniel Pierce Library, the old-time country fair and autumn festival includes a costume parade, pony rides, a pumpkin-growing contest, haunted house, petting zoo, live music, hay rides, hay maze, a “Better” Book Sale, handmade crafts, a harvest baking contest, food and more.
The children’s costume parade (open to children of all ages) will begin the day’s activities. Marchers should assemble on the library lawn at 8:30 a.m. At 9 a.m.,
parade participants will march to the fairgrounds, where prize winners will be announced. There will also be a variety of contests, including Pumpkin Decorating, Country Bake, Obstacle Course, Hay Bale Throwing and more.
Visit www.danielpiercelibrary.org  or call 845/985-7233.