Community Engagement

Help Light up the Night at

Pumpkin Night in the Park!

Springbrook Nature Center invites community members, community organizations, and businesses to volunteer to help Light up the Night at Pumpkin Night at the Park! Interact with over 3,000 event attendees, build connections with the community, and have tons of fun! All opportunities open to individuals and groups.

Download the Community Engagement Flyer (PDF)

Pumpkins Carved and Ready to Go Out on the TrailPumpkin Displays

Take your pumpkin carving skills to the next level by creating an interactive and creative pumpkin display! Use up to 30 pumpkins, supplied by SNC, to create your pumpkin display. Displays must be family friendly and be approved by SNC staff. Learn more here!



Pumpkin Night DonorsEvent Sponsorships

Promote your local business or organization with an event   sponsorship! Support from local businesses and  organizations helps to make PNITP an affordable and meaningful event for  community members. With a monetary sponsorship, you will promote your organization through a variety of marketing materials and event signage. Reach up to 3,000 people. Learn more here!


Community Members Carving Pumpkins

Community Pumpkin Carving

Help Springbrook carve 1,300 pumpkins the week before the event! Use your creativity, get a little messy and have lots of fun! Springbrook will provide you will all the materials, dress appropriately, and plan for 45 minutes for your carving. Learn more and sign up here!

Weekday daytime carving times available upon request for groups of 10 or more. Call the nature  center to inquire. 


Volunteer Dressed at Pirate

Event Volunteers

Calling all community members to help as event volunteers! From setting up, placing and lighting pumpkins, helping with parking, bingo, dressing up in costumes, and cleaning up. We can’t do this event without the help from community volunteers! Learn more here!

Indoor and outdoor volunteer opportunities available.



Contact: Alyssa Kruzel, alyssa.kruzel@fridleymn.gov 763.572.3588