Author Archives: Friends of Silvermont
Fabulous Article on Pumpkin Fest and History of Friends of Silvermont Saving the Historic Mansion and Helping Improve the Park and Mansion from the Hendersonville Tribune Last Week
Pumpkin Fest Returns in 2022 at Silvermont Park in Brevard- All the Details Are HERE!!!
Dates and Times: Fri and Sat Oct 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, and 28 from 6-9 pm and Sat. Oct. 29 from 5-9 pm (following Halloweenfest in downtown Brevard). Family friendly and fantastic artistic fun or great date night with beautiful lighted carved pumpkin displays … Continue reading
Getting ready for 2022 Pumpkin Fest!!!! Looking for volunteers!!!
Here are pictures from last Friday July 8, with Friends of Silvermont Pumpkin Fest volunteers repairing pumpkins to get ready for 2022 Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont in Brevard. Pumpkin Fest is a community event and fundraiser for Friends of … Continue reading
Last weekend of Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Park, Brevard NC !!! Oct 29 Friday 6-9 pm we’ll have music- Two Step Too and food trucks- Flat Rock Pizza and Levi’s Lunch Box plus Bill’s Boilerhouse Coffee. Sat after Halloweenfest 2021 , we start at 5-9 pm. Music-Unpaid Bill and the Bad Czechs; food trucks- Feta Flav and Levi’s Lunch Box plus Bill’s Boilerhouse Coffee. Lighted pumpkin trail, kids activities. $5 admission each person not carried or in stroller. Plus $5 car onsite parking, but free parking in church and comporium lots one block away. Cash or check with ID only.
Two more weekends of Pumpkin Fest to go!!
Nikki Talley and Jason Sharp are the musicians both Friday and Saturday Oct 22/23. Hours 6-9 pm at Silvermont Park. Bill’s Boilerhouse Coffee will provide snacks, coffee, tea and hot chocolate each night. Food trucks are: Oct 22- Flat Rock … Continue reading
Great coverage from Transylvania Times today!
Photo by Alex Perri Last Saturday, Carrie Blair greets Pumpkin Fest goers at the entrance in her best witch costume. Pumpkin Fest continues this Friday and Saturday at the Silermont Park in Brevard. The festivities are held from 6-9 p.m. … Continue reading
Good News, Bad News The good news is that we had a wonderful opening weekend, setting a record with attendance Saturday night, with 912 people visiting. The weather looks good this weekend, so we hope to have another great night. … Continue reading
Tonight is the first night of Pumpkin Fest!!!!!
With our rainy weather this week, it was touch and go whether we could proceed. It’s looking good out there and we are hoping for the best tonight. If needed, we’ll move some activities to the porch and improvise. The … Continue reading
Pumpkin Fest Returns! Fridays and Saturdays in October 2021! October 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 and 30
The Friends of Silvermont are thrilled to bring Pumpkin Fest back to Brevard, NC the last 4 Fridays and Saturdays in October from 6-9 pm, except Oct 30 is 5-9 pm, following Halloweenfest in downtown Brevard. The magical lighted pumpkin … Continue reading
Pumpkin Fest 2021 is Coming!!!!! Volunteers Needed
Pumpkin Fest is coming to Silvermont Park in Brevard Oct 8-30 (8 total Friday and Saturdays 6-9 pm except Sat Oct 30 5-9 pm). Friends of Silvermont needs your help as volunteers to put it on. Each night we are … Continue reading
No 2020 pumpkin fest due to covid19
We are so very sorry to announce that we cannot hold Pumpkin Fest this year due to covid19. Most of our volunteers are older and high risk, and we can’t do it without them. To make up for it, we … Continue reading
Oct. 25-26 last weekend for pumpkin fest 2019!
The last weekend of Pumpkin Fest 2019 at Silvermont in Brevard is coming up! Fri Oct 25, 7-9 pm and Sat. Oct 26 from 5-9 pm after spectacular Halloween Fest in downtown Brevard. Friday night musicians are “The Outside … Continue reading
Are dogs allowed at pumpkin fest?
Last few days we’ve been getting tons of questions about whether dogs are allowed at pumpkin fest. Silvermont is a county Park, so dogs are allowed on a leash and if owners pick up after them. That said, we have … Continue reading
Rain or not, the pumpkin fest party will still go on!
We’ve gotten a lot of questions about rain and the impact on the event. We will still be open, even if it rains. Bring an umbrella to walk the lighted pumpkin trail. The historic mansion will be open to learn … Continue reading
Second Weekend of Pumpkin Fest Coming- Oct. 18-19 7-9 pm
Looking forward to weekend 2 for Pumpkin Fest. Returning food providers are Tin Roof Pizza, The BBQ Shed, and Bill’s Boilerhouse (coffee and snacks). For music, we have a great weekend coming up. Sheila Byrd with Byrds and Crows will … Continue reading