2023 Pumpkin Parades

This event has already taken place.

Pumpkin Parades are back!

Bring your jack-o-lantern and your own candle to light up the park for a final spooky evening. 

They will take place in the following parks on Wednesday, November 1st:

Degrassi Park

  • Location in park: off DeGrassi, south of Dundas
  • Time: 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Leslie Grove Park

  • Location in park: east side of park off Jones near wading pool
  • Time: 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Leslie Grove Park Pumpkin Parade organizers will have free loose-leaf compost available for pickup. Please bring your own shovel and bag.

Felstead Park

  • Location in park: north side of park off Mountjoy
  • Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Withrow Park

  • Location in park: northeast pathway surrounding the fire pit
  • Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 

Phin Park

  • Location in park: southwest side of park near shed alongside laneway (close to Baird/Condor)
  • Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Pumpkins will be collected at the end of each event and placed in a bin provided by the city for collection the next day.

I'm pleased to support these pumpkin parades once again. 

Thank you to Friends of Felstead Parkthe Pocket Community Association, Friends of Withrow Park, Friends of Degrassi Street and Leslie Grove Park People volunteers for putting on these great events.


Event poster: Degrassi Park 2023 Pumpkin Parade - November 1st 6:30-8pmEvent poster: 2023 Leslie Grove Park Pumpkin Parade. Starts at dusk.

Event poster: 2023 Withrow Park Pumpkin Parade - November 1st 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.Event poster: Phin Park 2023 Pumpkin Parade. November 1st at 7 p.m.Event poster: 2023 Felstead Park Pumpkin Parade. November 1st from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

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