We were visiting Newport, RI, this weekend and stumbled on the 7th Annual Ballard Park Pumpkin Tour. Imagine a winding, wooded trail with jack-o-lanterns perched in trees, on stumps, along the ground, in clusters, everywhere. In total more than a thousand pumpkins loomed amid the gawking parade of people.
For creative design, my favorite was this negative-space pumpkin:
Below are a few more examples of the variety and quality on display. What a great job by the event’s organizers and the Newport community!
More pictures are on this page, where the main image changes every few seconds.