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    Thursday, September 25, 2014 – PUMPKIN ON — Gina Zangrillo, President of the Darien Sports Shop and lead sponsor for the upcoming Tokeneke School Pumpkin Carnival visits Principal Mary Michelson and Tokeneke students to begin the preparations for the fun-filled fall event on Saturday, Oct. 18 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.   Darien Sports […]

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    2015 Pumpkin Carnival Returns
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    Celebrating 50 Years of Fall Family Fun, Darien’s Tokeneke School Pumpkin Carnival Returns Saturday, October 17th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Rain Date: Sunday, October 18th   August 2015 – For 50 years, the Tokeneke Pumpkin Carnival at Tokeneke School in Darien has been a fall-favorite activity for Fairfield County families, offering something spooky and fun for […]


The sports field at the Tokeneke Elementary School is turned into a place for games and activities galore! Face painting, apple toss, sand art, sack races and more! Don't forget that there is also a haunted house to explore for some spooky fun.


One of the reasons the Tokeneke Pumpkin Carnival is such a success year to year? The rides, of course! Some of the featured attractions this year include spin and pendulum rides, trains and swings, and even a carousel. For the daring? Alibaba is not to be missed. No matter your age, you can find a ride that will suit you and your family.


After all the rides and games, you and your family are sure to work up an appetite and the Tokeneke Carnival has lots to offer. Burgers, Shakes & Fries, Heights Pizza, the Upper Crust Bakery and Cafe, and Melt Mobile will be on hand this year with a wide array of food options. And, don’t miss the Newman’s Own lemonade stand when it’s time to quench your thirst.