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Stone Wall Pumpkin Festival
Saturday, October 11th - 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
$7.00 per person includes pumpkin (ages 2 and up)

Thousands of guests will visit the Museum, taking part in pumpkin carving,
pumpkin bowling, Pioneer Homestead and many other activities. The day is capped when hundreds of guests witness the lighting of over a thousand carved pumpkins on the historic stone walls surrounding the Museum from 7-9 p.m.

Scarecrows in the City   
Your whimsical scarecrow will be on display at the Museum during the Pumpkin Festival and then it will be moved to downtown Rochester through October 31 giving you exposure to thousands of people! This entertaining exhibit allows you to design, build and display a scarecrow showcasing your business or organization.

Scarecrow Building Workshop: Monday, Oct 6th - 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
The Museum will provide: the wooden frame, straw, signage, and all of the moving logistics. You provide: the clothing, accessories (including a head for your scarecrow), man-power, and imagination! This premium sponsorship opportunity is a sure-fire, fun marketing activity in front of thousands of area residents!

The cost is only $50 for businesses and $40 for schools, scouts and other non- profit organizations.

Open Form  Event Flyer and Sponsorship Application Form (Due by October 3rd)

Online Payment Via Paypal Print your PayPal receipt and include it with your Sponsorship Form. 
Name of Business/Organization

You do not need a PayPal accCredit Cardsount to use this option. PayPal accepts these major credit cards:

Upcoming Events

Pumpkin Festival
October 11th - 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

Society for the Preservation of Old Mills Conference
October 23rd through 26th

Santa's Visit
December 6th - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Old Fashioned Christmas
December 20th - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Environmental Education Programs
Terrific Turkeys    
Saturday, November 22nd - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Free for Members | Non-Members $5 Adults/$3 Students & Seniors

Non-Members can pay online via PayPal:
Purchase Using Paypal

Print your PayPal receipt and bring it with you as payment confirmation.

The Museum hosts many environmental education programs throughout the year.

Michael A. Hartner
Director of Parks and Forestry

Patrick J. McKay
Museum Supervisor

Ph: 248.656.4663
Fx: 248.608.8198

1005 Van Hoosen Rd. 
Rochester Hills, MI

Open to the Public
Friday and Saturday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
or by appointment

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