Waterford Pumpkinfest is a yearly event hosted by the Waterford Lions & Lioness to celebrate our community and help raise funds for community projects.  Pumpkinfest is a family event with activities for young and old alike.  From fireworks on Friday, a top notch parade on Saturday and a Car Show on Sunday there are many events in between, some include MarketPlace, Creepsville Spookhouse, pumpkin carving and live music.  Come check us out, visit our towering pumpkin pyramid, you will not be disappointed!

The Pumpkinfest Committee is busy finalizing plans for Pumpkinest 2018, to be held on October 12, 13 & 14. All forms have been updated.

We hope to see you in October! If you have an idea or would like to help with Pumpkinfest please see the Volunteer tab for opportunities or the Contact tab for information on how to reach us.


Your Pumpkinfest Committee for 2018

  • Matt Suckel
  • Sandy McDonald
  • Renee Owens
  • Mary Ann France
  • Valerie Carroll
  • Barb Gagne
  • Al Hagerman
  • Brian Holden
  • Tom Homeniuk
  • Lorna Hyrvoyevich
  • Paul Hyrvoyevich
  • Todd Mathews
  • Jim McEachren
  • Bill Moore
  • Al Nutbrown
  • Mary Lynn Schira
  • Nick Schira
  • Marnie Seiveright
  • Alex Vervaet
  • Gisele Vervaet
  • Jennifer Welsh
  • Robert Welsh

Who benefits from Waterford Pumpkinfest?

Below is a list of a few places where funds from the Waterford Lions and Lioness Pumpkinfest are allocated:

  • Sick Kids Hospital
  • Waterford District High School Breakfast Program
  • Local Public School Nutrition Programs
  • Canadian Medical Alert Bracelet Donations
  • Norfolk Association for Community Living Van
  • Lions Foundation Guide Dogs
  • Waterford Food Cupboard
  • Grand Erie School Bursaries
  • Lions Student Exchange
  • Camp Trillium Rainbow Lake
  • Local Minor Sports including Tricenturena Skating Club & Waterford District Minor Hockey
  • Special Needs Programs including special needs items for families
  • Brownies/Girl Guides
  • Beavers/Cubs/Scouts
  • Backpack Program
  • Project Pride
  • Youth Exchange
  • Norfolk General Hospital
  • Christmas Families Baskets

Our Latest News

2018 Forms are updated!

As of today, all of the forms for 2018 are updated and published! We are looking forward to a great Pumpkinfest this year.

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A big thank you to this year's sponsors!

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