Pumpkin Carving Contest
Up to $1000 in cash will be given away in Stingy’s Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest. For ages 13 and older, Register online and bring your carved pumpkin to the festival. Click “Carving Contest“ for all the details and to register. Registration is limited to the first 100 entries each weekend.
Carving is just the beginning...
When the sun goes down, our illuminated pumpkin trails light up! Wander through trails, loaded with hundreds of carved craft pumpkins, each featuring uniquely crafted scenes hand-carved by local artists. See a 70 foot Sea Serpent, Pirates Cove, Wilderness Creatures and more! Opens at 7 pm each evening. Included with admission to Stingy Jack’s.
Wander through Stingy’s Spooky Town Trail. Meant for slighlty older guests, Stingy’s Spooky Town Trail leads up into Stingy’s forest. Ya’ might encounter a few of Stingy’s ”rotten” friends along the way. Opens at 7 pm each evening, included with admission to Stingy Jack’s.
Enjoy Stingy Jack’s enchanted hayride through the woods. Stingy’s 2013 hayride brings you up above Stingy’s illuminated trials above the festival grounds. Join other guests for an old-fashioned journey through the woods and wilderness of Mountains and Meadows. You might see some of Stingy’s friends along the way. Included with admission ticket to Stingy Jack’s.
Watch as Stingy’s Ultimate Pumpkin Chunker launches pumkins into the woods. Don’t miss it!
Frequently Answered Questions
Do you have an ATM?
No, we don’t have an ATM on site. However many of our food vendors take credit and debit cards. You might want to bring a little cash for the bounce house, choo choo train, or the human hamster wheel $1.00 each.
Can I wear my Halloween costume?
Yes you can and we encourage you to! Just remember we are a family friendly festival so no intimidating or offensive costumes and please leave your props at home. We will be having a costume parade on the last day of the Festival, Oct. 28th 2012.
What’s included with admission to Stingy Jack’s Pumpkin Patch?
The fun is non-stop! Stingy Jack’s is more than your average pumpkin patch. Admission to me pumpkin patch includes me famous Twilight Trail, the Mysterious Enchanted hay ride, me Spooky Town Trail, entertainment, pumpkin chunkin’ viewing, and Stingy’s bale maze and game area.
You may purchase food and merchandise from local vendors and crafters. There are merchants offering some rides and games for a small fee. Guests who are tall enough can try to spin me Human Hamster Wheel for $1. Me festival also showcases local non-profit organizations selling merchandise to raise money for their cause. Remember, too, that a portion of the admission fee is donated to Bread of Life of Transylvania County.
Where is Stingy Jack’s located?
Stingy Jack’s Pumpkin Patch is located on the beautiful Mountains and Meadows event site. The farm is located about 10 miles west of the Asheville Regional Airport, close to Asheville, Brevard, and Hendersonville. Parking is located onsite nat 350 Generation Pass, Pisgah Forest. Take Airport Road (Highway 280) to McGuire Road… just follow the signs. See my map on the home page for more details. All guests must park in my parking area..or you might get a ticket. Parking is $5 per vehicle.
Do I really need to buy my tickets in advance?
I am expecting lots of folks to check out my pumpkin patch, so I strongly recommend that you do. There are a limited number of tickets sold each day. It’s possible if you arrive without a pre-paid ticket, you may be turned away. (I guess you could say they call me “stingy” for a reason.)
I’m ready to buy my tickets. How and where do I get them?
Just click on the button that says “Purchase Tickets” and my instructions will guide you through the process. Don’t forget: I have a limited number of tickets per day, so it’s best to purchase your tickets in advance! There also a 10% discount for online tickets only. That discount is not available at the festival ticket booth.
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Where it's at!
Join us in the spectacular mountains of Pisgah Forest, at the beautifully landscaped Mountains & Meadows Farm and Event Center at Turkey Pen, Pisgah Forest, NC. (350 Generation Pass, Pisgah Forest, NC)