Prepare for ghoulish family fun for all ages at the Trumbull Historical Society's History Ablaze Halloween Bash on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 6-9 p.m. at 1856 Huntington Tpke. This spooktacular event will feature a town-wide Jack O' Lantern contest and display of carved pumpkins, true tales of Trumbull's haunted history with live storytellers, face painting and festive fall refreshments.

Admission is $5 per person. Free admission with a carved pumpkin. Costumes are encouraged.
Seeking entries for Jack O’ Lantern contest
The Trumbull Historical Society will hold their History Ablaze and Halloween Bash, a spook-tacular event that will feature a town-wide Jack O‘ Lantern contest and display of carved pumpkins, true tales of Trumbull’s haunted history with live storytellers, face painting and festive fall refreshments.

Admission is $5 per person; free admission with each carved pumpkin. Costumes are encouraged.

The Trumbull Historical Society invites all town organizations, associations, and residents to enter a carved pumpkin into the Jack O’ Lantern contest and display. There is no limit to the amount of entries, and residents may submit a pumpkin as part of an organization and/or as an individual. Each carved jack-o’- lantern gains one free admission.

Carved pumpkins with a non-flame light included can be dropped off at the Trumbull Historical Society, 1856 Huntington Tpke., on Friday, Oct 27, from 3-6 p.m., or Saturday, Oct 28, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Contestants who wish to pick up their pumpkins may do so on Sunday, Oct. 29, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., and will dispose of any unclaimed pumpkins.

Pumpkins entered into the contest are being donated to the Historical Society for display purposes. The Historical Society is not responsible for any lost or damaged pumpkins.