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The RISE of the Jack O'Lanterns

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Add to Calendar 16-10-2014 16-10-2014 15 The RISE of the Jack O'Lanterns Lighting up the night once again this October on Long Island is a unique all-ages Halloween extravaganza, The RISE of the Jack O'Lanterns! More than 5,000 hand-carved jack o'lanterns created by professional artists and sculptors are arranged in artful displays throughout a 1/4-mile scenic trail. The entire family-friendly stroll is a multi-sensory experience that is sure to be a lasting annual family tradition.

Imagine seeing thousands of carved jack o'lanterns arranged within a variety of exciting themes. Visitors will see a re-creation of the New York City Skyline, favorite sports stars from all of New York's professional teams, amazingly carved images of famous TV stars, a giant graveyard made of jack o'lanterns, and a pre-historic arrangement of life-sized dinosaurs made entirely out of lit jack o'lanterns! The variety of themes is sure to impress visitors of all ages.

The event is held for 14 nights, Oct. 16-Nov. 2, during evening hours. The RISE is a rain or shine event. Refreshments and merchandise are available for purchase at the event. The surface of the trail is stroller and wheelchair accessible. Tickets are available for advance purchase exclusively online at therise.org/liparent. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=169039
Old Westbury Gardens true DD/MM/YYYY

October 16, 2014
6:30-9:30pm
Old Westbury Gardens
Old Westbury
All Ages
$18-$28; free for ages 2 and younger. Discount tickets up to 50 percent off are available on a first-come, first-served basis
Description:

Lighting up the night once again this October on Long Island is a unique all-ages Halloween extravaganza, The RISE of the Jack O'Lanterns! More than 5,000 hand-carved jack o'lanterns created by professional artists and sculptors are arranged in artful displays throughout a 1/4-mile scenic trail. The entire family-friendly stroll is a multi-sensory experience that is sure to be a lasting annual family tradition.

pumpkin man at rise of the jack o lanterns

Imagine seeing thousands of carved jack o'lanterns arranged within a variety of exciting themes. Visitors will see a re-creation of the New York City Skyline, favorite sports stars from all of New York's professional teams, amazingly carved images of famous TV stars, a giant graveyard made of jack o'lanterns, and a pre-historic arrangement of life-sized dinosaurs made entirely out of lit jack o'lanterns! The variety of themes is sure to impress visitors of all ages.

tricerotops at rise of the jack o lanterns

The event is held for 14 nights, Oct. 16-Nov. 2, during evening hours. The RISE is a rain or shine event. Refreshments and merchandise are available for purchase at the event. The surface of the trail is stroller and wheelchair accessible. Tickets are available for advance purchase exclusively online at therise.org/liparent.

 

Address: 71 Old Westbury Road
Old Westbury, NY 11590
Phone: 516-252-3392
Website: therise.org/liparent

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Upcoming Events at Old Westbury Gardens:

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  • Storybook Strolls: 'The Ugly Duckling' by Hans Christian Andersen - 08/06/16
  • Early Morning Walk - 08/07/16
  • Summertime Stargazers - 08/11/16
  • Bug Safari - 08/13/16
  • Garden of Weavin’ Drop-In Information Station - 08/20/16
  • Tai Chi in the Gardens - 08/24/16
  • Yoga in the Gardens - 08/25/16
  • Long Island Scottish Festival and Highland Games - 08/27/16
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