The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (originated in Ulster County, NY)

Sleepy Hollow Jack O'lanternGeorge Washington

George Washington Jack O'LanternMartin Luther King

Martin Luther King Jack O'LanternThe Pacific Coast themed carvings

Hollywood…Tom Cruise & Marilyn Monroe (not sure who the actor in the middle is?)

Hollywood Jack O'LanternSeattle…home to Bill Gates, Microsoft & Starbucks Coffee

Seattle Jack O'LanternGolden Gate Bridge in San Francisco

Golden Gate bridge Jack O'Lantern

California’s Beautiful Yosemite National Park

Yosemite Jack O'lanternHistoric Haight Street in San Francisco

Peace San Francisco Jack O'lanternAloha Hawaii

Hawaii Aloha Jack O'Lantern

Have you ever attended Rhode Island’s Jack O’Lantern Spectacular? What was your favorite carving? How did you like the carvings at this year’s event? Feel free to share your thoughts below! Happy Halloween!

The Jack O’Lantern Spectacular runs from October 3rd-November 3rd, from 6:00pm-11:00pm(Saturdays until Midnight). Admission prices are $12 on Monday-Thursdays($10 for seniors, $9 for kids aged 3-12). Fridays-Sunday admission prices jump to $15 per adult, $13 for seniors, and $12 for children. Snacks and hot drinks are available at the start and end of the trail. The zoo itself is not open, however, you may pass by a few animals while on the trail.

The event takes place at Roger Williams Park Zoo, located at 1000 Elmwood Ave. Providence, Rhode Island 02907. Both free parking and premier parking ($10) are available. The free parking lot is adjacent to the paid lot.

Jack O'lantern spectacular in Providence