Central Market Hosts Pumpkin Fest

A free family-friendly harvest festival featuring pumpkin themed activities and specials.


Central Market to host Pumpkin Fest to take place Saturday, October 25 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.

After toiling in the fields all summer, the time of the autumn harvest is upon us. The vendors of Central Market York have come together to celebrate this time with a festival surrounding a pumpkin theme and invite kids of all ages to join us in the festivities.

The day’s events include:

9-2 Pumpkin decorating

10-12 Trick - or – Treating (costumes encouraged)

10-12 Kids’ Activities including crafts and games

Noon – Costume parade


In honor of the season, many of Central Market’s 57 vendors will be featuring pumpkin specials.  A sampling of the offerings can be found below.


PumpkinFest Specials


All About Brownies—Double Chocolate Brownie with a Pumpkin Spice Cream Cheese topping

Beckham’s Bones – Organic Pumpkin Carrot Bones and Seasonal Bandanas & Tutus

The Busy Bee – Pumpkin Butternut Curry and Pumpkin Pancakes

Copper Crust—Deep Dish Mini Pumpkin pies, Pumpkin Crème Bun with Pecans, Pumpkin Cheesecake

Crazy Corkey’s Kettle Corn & Sweets – Pumpkin Caramel Kettle Corn, Homemade Pumpkin Bread with Butter Pecan Icing

Croweo – Harvest Pumpkin Stone House Mix

Dietz’s Produce – 20% off pumpkins

Dennis Fitz Fruits and Vegetables—Pumpkins, gourds, indian corn and other seasonal decorations

Hartman’s Produce—Pumpkin pies

JR’s Fries—Their homemade Puanut Butter Fudge is only $6 per pound and is perfect for those special Halloween get-togethers.

J&R’s Produce – Pumpkin rolls, pumpkin whoopee pies, pumpkin pies, pumpkin butter, pumpkins of all sizes

Just Cupcakes – Pumpkin Roll Cupcakes

LettUs Know—Pumpkin vinaigrette dressing for any of your made to order salads or wraps

Little Sisters Kitchen Confections— Pumpkin whoopie pies, pumpkin roll

Mezzogiorno – Pumpkin bisque, pumpkin pancakes

Mudhook Brewery – Sunken Punken Ale, Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes

Myer’s Salads—Pumpkin pies, apple dumplings, pumpkin shaped sugar cookies

Paradise Valley Produce – Pumpkin whoopee pies, pumpkin bread, apple cider

Penderbrooks – Pumpkin butter

Pepper’s Grille – Pumpkin pancakes and pumpkin cinnamon rolls

Red Brick Bakery—Pumpkin Spice Scones, Apple Walnut Cream Cheese Cupcakes and Jack-o-Lantern sugar cookies

S&M Creations – Painted and ready-to-paint jack-o-lantern, pumpkin and scarecrow ceramics

Sharmini’s Kitchen – Spicy Pumpkin Marsala

Springleaf Farms – Little Cutie Pumpkins

Take Five Expresso Bar— Pumpkin pie latte

This Little Light of Mine – Pumpkin Souggle candles, Pumpkin & Apple Butter candles, Pumpkin Latte candles

T&K’s Nuts and Candies – Pumpkin Cremes, pumpkin pops, Juju pumpkins

Under One Sun – Pumpkin & Apple Bisque, Pumpkin Quesadillas

Wash Your Mouth Out Soap Company— Jack’s Punkin’ Chunkin’ Oatmeal Crunch Soap. Selected fall soap on sale.

And many more…