Louisville Jack O’Lantern Spectacular
A celebration of Halloween art, lights, and music that’s fun for the whole family.
Come experience the Jack O’Lantern Spectacular. Featuring thousands of artistically-carved pumpkins set among the stunning woods of Louisville’s Iroquois Park.
*this is a sponsored post
The region’s best Halloween experience is back as a nightly walk-through at Iroquois Park from October 3-31, featuring more than 5,000 carved pumpkins lining a secluded wooded area. There are pumpkins everywhere you look, you and your family will have a hard time choosing your favorites!
Entering through the Iroquois Amphitheatre, you’ll wander the wide, accessible walking paths through the historic woods, surrounded by thousands of intricately-carved pumpkins, all set among a “spooky-not-scary” backdrop of decorations and light.
Surrounded by thousands of dimly lit pumpkins, all set among a “spooky-not-scary” backdrop of decorations and light, you and your family will have a hard time choosing your favorites! Entering through the Iroquois Amphitheatre, you’ll wander the wide, accessible walking paths through the historic woods, as we celebrate the 2023 theme: ‘Wanderlust: The World Is Your Pumpkin’.
Tickets are available now! To avoid sell-out nights, purchasing tickets in advance is suggested.
Sunday through Thursday Hours: 6:30p – 10:00p.The trail opens at dusk. Timed ticket entry to the amphitheater: 6:30p, 7:30p, 8:30p, and 9:30p
Tickets are available for purchase online and at the Iroquois Amphitheater Box Office.
Adults – $15
Seniors (65+) – $13
Children (3-12) – $12
Children 2 and under are free
Save $2 off all tickets for 9:30p entry Sunday – Thursday
Friday through Saturday Hours: 6:30p – 11:00p. Timed ticket entry to the amphitheater: 6:30p, 7:30p, 8:30p, 9:30p, and 10:30p
Adults – $20
Seniors (65+) – $17
Children (3-12) – $15
Children 2 and under are free
Iroquois Amphitheater Box Office Hours:
Sept. 1 – Oct. 31 – Sales in Main Office
1:00p – 6:00p on Thursdays
11:00a – 4:00p on Fridays
Oct. 1 – Oct. 31 – Sales at Box Office
6:00p – 9:45p Sunday – Thursday
6:30p – 10:45p Friday and Saturday
All tickets are non-refundable. Group rates are available!
For a special experience on opening night, you can purchase tickets to the Pre-lit Bash on Tuesday, October 3 from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm. There will be food, drinks, and entertainment – followed by front-of-the-line access to the trail on opening night. Don’t miss out! Limited tickets are available. Sponsored by Heaven Hill.
Keep tabs on the Jack O’Lantern Spectacular Facebook page for changes in scheduling due to weather. If the trail closes due to weather, you can exchange your ticket for any other comparable day of the show.
The Jack O’Lantern Spectacular is proudly presented by Thorntons and directly benefits the Parks Alliance of Louisville – a nonprofit supporting Louisville’s public parks and community-driven projects.
Remember: Sensory Night is Tuesday, October 24, 2023 at 6:00 PM, a special sensory-friendly experience before the event opens to the public. Held during daylight hours, pumpkins will still light up the path but there will be no music or special effects. Sponsored by PNC.
Plan your visit today at jackolanternlouisville.org
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