Photo of the great pumpkin path in fall

Great Pumpkin Path

October 3 – November 1, 2020

10 a.m.–6 p.m.

Explore the Great Pumpkin Path

Discover plentiful pumpkins and hordes of gourds along the twists and turns of our Great Pumpkin Path on the Conservatory Lawn, culminating with some of the largest pumpkins in the world with the arrival of giant pumpkins on October 24. Keep an eye out for a display of whimsical scarecrows throughout the Garden as well.

Giant Pumpkins Arrive

On display from October 24–November 1

Top off the Halloween season by checking out some of the largest pumpkins in the world, with some weighing in at more than 2,000 pounds. These humongous pumpkins are meticulously cared for every year by elite growers and brought to NYBG in collaboration with the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth.

Giant Pumpkin Displays arranged in collaboration with:
Great Pumpkin Commonwealth logo

three giant orange and white giant pumpkins on wooden crates with a domed glasshouse in the background

Plethora of Pumpkins

Explore everything the Garden has to offer this season, from pumpkin carving tips to fall recipes to decoration ideas.


Photo of pumpkins in the reflecting pool