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Great Cortland Pumpkinfest Ranked In USA Today 10 Best Fall Festivals In Country


The Great Cortland Pumpkinfest at Courthouse Park in the City of Cortland has been nationally recognized as one of the 10 best fall festivals in the nation by USA Today. Pumpkinfest ranked in at number 9.

The festival, which is October 7th and 8th (Saturday and Sunday) this year, is an epic two day event every October for the past 25 years. Every year thousands of people visit the festival for live music, festive foods and drinks, hayrides, craft vendors, pony rides and a petting zoo, a kids zone, and anything pumpkin.

This year’s Pumpkinfest will be even bigger than ever with the midway returning and being located at the County Office Building parking lot. The festival will be open on Saturday, October 7th from 10am to 6pm and Sunday from noon to 5pm.

You may find the live music lineup below:

Saturday, October 7th:

  • 12:00pm – Jon Keener & Jenna Noelle
  • 12:45pm – Lost Marble Theory
  • 2:00pm – Raewald Howland-Bolton
  • 3:30pm – Billy Golicki and the Therapists
  • 5:00pm – Past my Bedtime
  • 6:30pm – Tailor-Made

Sunday, October 8th:

  • 12:00pm – Rachel Beverly
  • 12:45pm – Brad Allen
  • 2:00pm – Molly & Merkley
  • 3:30pm – Madd Daddy

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