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The Great Pumpkin Fest

September 19 – November 1, 2020
Saturdays and Sundays only

Cedar Point’s HalloWeekends isn’t all scary – The Great Pumpkin Fest is the perfect place for families to enjoy fun kids’ Halloween activities, all included with park admission! Special arts & crafts activities, Trick-or-Treat with the PEANUTS, The Great Pumpkin Parade, The Magical House on Boo Hill, themed games, rides, and indoor mazes without the monsters all combine for little thrills for little ghosts and goblins. It’s daytime fun with no tricks and all treats.

Please note: Guests are not permitted to wear masks, makeup, or costumes while inside the park, with the exception of children who are participating in the Kids' Costume Contest.

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2019 HalloTween Mazes

Hexed Spellbound at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Hexed Spellbound: In the Dark

Near GateKeeper | Saturdays, 11:00AM - 4:00PM & Sundays, 11:00AM - 2:00PM

NEW - Grab a blacklight flashlight and explore the witches' lair to see what secrets lie around every corner. A few unexpected surprises are in store! Recommended for ages 14 and under.

Recommended for ages 14 and under.

The Mystery of Eerie Estate at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

The Mystery of Eerie Estate

Near Planet Spooky | Saturdays, 11:00AM - 4:00PM & Sundays, 11:00AM - 2:00PM

Welcome to Eerie Estate, where your host George A. Boeckling has had something go terribly wrong. Collect clues, identify suspects and find the weapon used to commit the crime! Was it Ms. Valravn, in the Wine Cellar with the Chain? Maybe so - but only YOU can play detective to find out.

Recommended for ages 14 and under.

Zombie Jr. High at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Zombie Jr. High

Main Midway | Saturdays, 11:00AM - 4:00PM & Sundays, 11:00AM - 2:00PM

Enroll in Zombie Jr. High and receive your creepy class schedule. Straight A’s are awarded if you can pass our grim exams. But don’t worry - this experience is friendly for all ages…no zombie monsters allowed!

Recommended for ages 14 and under.

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2019 Shows & Activities

Camp Spooky Dance Party at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Camp Spooky Dance Party

Camp Spooky Theatre | Saturdays & Sundays, 12:00PM & 1:00PM

Get down and show off your moves in this party with the PEANUTS™!

Scare-eoke at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Planet Spooky Scare-eoke

Planet Snoopy Gazebo | Saturdays & Sundays, 12:00PM, 1:00PM, 5:15PM

Singing doesn't have to be scary! Kids can test their talents and sing along to their favorite tunes.

The Great Pumpkin Parade at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

The Great Pumpkin Parade

Main Midway | Saturdays & Sundays at 4:00PM

Catch all your PEANUTS pals in costume as they parade past you on giant-size floats along with costumed friends, dancers and performers along a NEW ROUTE from Sky Ride station to Sky Ride Station along the Main Midway!

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo presents Creepy Crawly Critters

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo presents Creepy Crawly Critters

Hot Spot Stage on Lakeside Midway | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:30AM, 12:30PM, 1:30PM

NEW - Possums, roaches and snakes, OH MY! Get up close and personal with these Creepy Crawly Critters from the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo.

PEANUTS™ Halloween Hijinks & Count Snooptacula's Costume Contest

The Monsters Are Coming Charlie Brown & Count Snooptacula's Costume Contest

Hot Spot Stage on Lakeside Midway | Saturdays & Sundays, 2:00PM (pre-school), 2:45PM (grade school)

Celebrate Halloween with the PEANUTS™ gang and help pick your favorite scary, pretty or clever little creature. Reserved for guests 54" & under.

Whistlin' Willie's Western Wake at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Whistlin' Willie's Western Wake

Palace Theatre

Fridays: 7:30, 8:30, 9:30, 10:30PM
Saturdays: 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 5:30, 6:30PM
Sundays: 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 5:30PM

Whistlin' Willie, local gold miner in Frontier Town, has died...we think. Join Lusty Lil' and the local townsfolk as they celebrate Willie's life - and possible riches - with a raucous party bound to wake the dead!

The Pumpkin Patches

The Pumpkin Patches

BackBeatQue

Fridays 7:30PM, 8:30PM, 9:30PM, 10:30PM
Saturdays 12:30PM, 1:30PM, 2:30PM, 5:30PM, 6:30PM
Sundays 12:30PM, 1:30PM, 2:30PM, 5:30PM

Who knew gourds could be so groovy?! Check out the new Pumpkin Patches as they harmonize to some of your Halloween favorites!

Gypsy Fortune Tellers at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Gypsy Fortune Tellers

Fridays 7:00PM - 11:00PM
Saturdays 12:30PM - 3:00PM & 5:15 PM - 11:00 PM
Sundays 12:30PM - 3:00PM & 5:15PM - 7:30PM

The gypsies have made a stop and set up camp at HalloWeekends. Pull up a seat and have your fun fortune told.

HalloWeekends Great Pumpkin Spectacular at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

HalloWeekends Great Pumpkin Spectacular

Be surrounded by over 1,000 pumpkins on display as you walk the Top Thrill Dragster Midway. Gourds, squash and carved pumpkins form fun designs and artistic shapes, all lit up at night!

Marcie's Colorful Creations at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Marcie's Colorful Creations

Kiddy Kingdom | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

Imaginations can run wild on paper with an assortment of colorful creations!

Sally's Craft Corner at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Sally's Craft Cabin

Kiddy Kingdom | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

A new, cozy place to do some amazing kids Halloween crafting!

Schroeder's Games of Skill at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Schroeder's Games of Skill

maXair Plaza | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

Step right up! Play two of Schroeder's favorite fun games and maybe you'll win a prize!

Spooky Snoopy Eye Spy at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Spooky Snoopy Eye Spy

Planet Spooky | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

Help Snoopy in his quest to find some spooky-fun objects in this classic game!

Lucy's Pumpkin Painting at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

The Great Pumpkin Patch & Lucy's Pumpkin Painting

Main Midway | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

Head on over to the Pumpkin Patch to decorate and take home your own mini pumpkin!

The Great Pumpkin Photo Spot at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

The Great Pumpkin Photo Spot

Planet Spooky | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

Join the PEANUTS™ gang and pose for photos in a scene from "It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown!"

Trick-or-Treat With The PEANUTS™ at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Trick-or-Treat With The PEANUTS™

Kiddy Kingdom | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

EXPANDED! Visit 13 candy stations among our classic children's rides for some sweet treats.

How Tall This Fall Photo Spot

How Tall This Fall Photo Spot

Planet Spooky | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

See how tall the little ones are this fall in this fun annual tradition!

Spooky Selfie Stations

Spooky Selfie Stations

Lakeside Midway | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

NEW - The perfect fall selfie needs the perfect backdrop, and what's better than HalloWeekends? Capture the perfect "I was there" memory!

Boneyard Jamboree

Boneyard Jamboree

Kiddy Kingdom | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

NEW - Create musical mayhem in this self-play wall of bones, pots, pans and gadgets!

Fall Foodfest at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Fall Foodfest

Gemini Midway | Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00AM - 5:00PM

Enjoy fall foods, like fire-roasted corn, freshly fried doughnuts, smoked turkey legs, spooky spuds and specialty brews & booze along the Gemini Midway.

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2019 Rides & Attractions

Charlie Brown's Challenge Course at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Charlie Brown's Challenge Course

Lakeside Midway | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

Navigate through a fun‑filled obstacle course designed just for kids!

Franklin's Tractor Trek at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Franklin's Tractor Trek

Lakeside Midway | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

Children can race each other around a hay bale course on kid-sized tractors.

Linus' Mummy Pit at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Linus' Mummy Pit

Lakeside Midway | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

Linus and his mummy friends are throwing a foam pit party just for kids. It's like a bubble bath without the water!

Magical House on Boo Hill at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Magical House on Boo Hill

Blue Streak Midway | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

Find NEW surprises and delights around every corner in every room of this whimiscal walk-through house!

Peppermint Patty's Hay Bale Maze at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Peppermint Patty's Hay Bale Maze

Lakeside Midway | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

The little ones can challenge this pint-sized maze created just for them!

Pigpen's Corn Box at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Pigpen's Corn Box

maXair Plaza | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

Pigpen invites kids to step into the thousands and thousands of corn kernels and play - it's like a sand box but with corn!

Woodstock's Crazy Cornstalks at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Woodstock's Crazy Cornstalks

maXair Plaza | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

We're bringing the cornfields to the midway! Grab the kids and find the exit through thousands of cornstalks.

Snoopy's Spiderweb Crawl

Snoopy's Spiderweb Crawl

Lakeside Midway | Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00AM - 7:00PM

NEW - Gather a little courage and climb on these massive mutant spiderwebs!

Boo-Streak

Boo-Streak

Blue Streak

Check out the Halloween edition of one of our most classic coasters - Blue Streak.

Ocean Potion at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

Ocean Potion

Main Midway

Ocean Motion becomes Ocean Potion as the sea turns to a bubbling, gurgling neon color.

Spooky Express Railroad

Spooky Express Railroad

Planet Spooky

Choo choo! Boo boo! It's Snoopy's Express Railroad...themed with some cool fall swag.

The Friendly Monster at Cedar Point's Halloween Event

The Friendly Monster

Gemini Midway

Monster becomes The Friendly Monster with a Halloween-inspired soundtrack.

Monster Mash Bash HalloZone

Monster Mash Bash HalloZone

Lakeside Midway | Fridays & Saturdays, 7:00PM - 10:00PM

NEW - Mash it out, monster style! Join our family-friendly nighttime party zone for a celebration that's sure to be a howling good time.

Friday Night Rides

Friday Night Rides

On Friday nights during HalloWeekends, only select rides are available. Check out the complete list of rides not operating on Friday nights.