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Parks and Recreation to host Pumpkin Trail

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(Press release)

Parks and Recreation will host the 10th Annual Pumpkin Trail from October 18-21, 2018, in the Lubbock Memorial Arboretum in Clapp Park.  In addition to the carved jack-o-lanterns along the trail, there will be over 45 displays hosted by local businesses and civic groups that will lead participants around the trail. This is a free event, and the Arboretum walking trail is both stroller and wheelchair friendly. Trail entrances are located at the Lubbock Memorial Arboretum at 4111 University and the Lubbock Municipal Garden and Arts Center at 4215 University.  Limited parking is available behind Hodges Community Center and at the Garden and Arts Center. Park and Ride will be available from Safety City located on the east side of Clapp Park at 46th Street and Avenue U - just look for our white Parks and Recreation vans.

Pumpkin lighting begins at 5:30 p.m. each night.  Evening hours are 6:00-9:00 p.m. on Thursday and Sunday and 6:00-10:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.  Daylight hours are from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Friday-Sunday, October 19-21, 2018.  For weather updates regarding the Pumpkin Trail, visit www.playlubbock.com or follow Lubbock Parks and Recreation on Facebook. For more information, call Hodges Community Center at 767-3706.

The Pumpkin Trail is hosted by Parks and Recreation, the Lubbock Memorial Arboretum, and the Lubbock Municipal Garden and Arts Center.  Many thanks to our sponsors to date: Affordable Storage, Advanced Dermatology and Skin Cancer Institute, Favor Delivery, Whataburger, United Supermarkets, Alderson Auto Group, American Advertising Federation Lubbock, Betenbough Homes, BPL Plasma, Hart Heating and Air, Latino Lubbock Magazine, Lubbock for Kids, and Star Jasmine Landscape.

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