Florida Botanical Gardens To Host Pumpkin Fest

 The Florida Botanical Gardens will offer a new treat for families by hosting a pumpkin carving party.

Pumpkin Fest 2017 is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 29 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Florida Botanical Gardens, 12520 Ulmerton Road in Largo. The event will take place at McKay Creek Plaza.

Attendees can purchase a pumpkin at the event for $5 or bring their own pumpkins. Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation members will get their first pumpkin free.

Foundation members will provide all the tools needed to clean and carve pumpkins during the event.

Florida Botanical Gardens is open from 7 a.m. until dusk daily, with free admission during daylight hours.