Pumpkin Passage

See you this Fall for Halloween 2023!

Pumpkin Passage
We are making the experience bigger and better for this Fall! Hope to see you all there!

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Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays from September 30 to October 30
Starts at 5 PM, Time sessions: 5 PM & 7 PM.

Looking for things to do in CT this Fall 2022? The Dinosaur Place in Montville, CT, once again opens their gates for all things magical & mystical — get ready for the annual Halloween event called the Pumpkin Passage!

Toddler-friendly trail of lights and fun family activities are awaiting you this October at the dinosaur-themed adventure park every Friday, Saturday & Sunday (5 weekends starting Sept 30 to October 29). Choose lights instead of frights!

Tickets are $25 a person to gain admittance to Pumpkin Passage. Under two are FREE. There is a combination package available for $45 that consists of The Dinosaur Place admittance from 10 am to 4 pm then 5 pm entrance to Pumpkin Passage. Limited availability! Book your tickets today on the link below.

Children under 2 are free (except if they are participating in Trick-Roar-Treat night on Sat., Oct. 29 in which tickets are $30 for participates who want a Halloween Gift Package and $25 for non-participants who do NOT want a Halloween Prize Package**)!

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  • What to expect:
  • – Trail of lights with glowing dinosaurs, pumpkins and mythical creatures
  • – Fire spinning shows by Fire n’ Flow*
  • – Bounce houses:
    • – Inflatable Tower-like 20 ft. Slide
    • – Inflatable Axe Throwing
    • – Inflatable Corn Maze
  • – Marshmallow Roasting: S’mores available with Chocolate & Graham Crackers (concession stand with s’mores & cot chocolate is CASH ONLY!)
  • – Cornhole & other lawn games
  • – Dozens of photo opportunities
  • – Food Truck*
  • – Trick-ROAR-Treat night with candies and presents**

Kick back with a cup of hot cider and enjoy the crisp fall air while you let the little ones loose in the inflatable corn maze, bounce houses and a tower-like 20 ft. slide. Play a game of Who’s Your Pumpkin?, inflatable axe throwing and corn hole or simply relax around our raised fireplace, while roasting marshmallows. See you there, if you dare!

ONCE BOOKED, NO CANCELLATIONS OR REFUNDS. If we are forced to close due to rain or lightning at the time of your scheduled visit, we will provide a “rain check” to rebook your tickets. 

Special Events

Fire n’ Flow: Fire Spinning

Bewitching fire spinning performances by Fire ‘n Flow will be happening Fridays & Saturdays (except Trick-or-Treat night on Oct. 29th) at 6:30 PM & 8 PM to dazzle and delight the whole family.

Trick-ROAR-Treat Night: Saturday October 29

Trick-ROAR-Treat Night will take place on Saturday, October 29, 2022. Rain date will be Sunday, October 30th. For entertainment there will be a D.J. producing spooky sounds and parting candies and gifts for those who wish to participate. Participants who want a special Halloween Gift Package ticket price will be $30. For non-participants who do NOT want a Halloween Gift Package, tickets will be $25 like all other nights at Pumpkin Passage.

Promotion: Want free tickets to The Dinosaur Place next summer? Take a photo or a video at The Pumpkin Passage, tag #thepumpkinpassage and you can be the lucky winner of a free admission for the whole family for summer 2022. Learn more HERE (doc).

Media Coverage

We are excited to share this event with several news outlets. Check out this link for several clips: