Hundreds of pumpkins to be lit on Saturday night

Wall O'Lantern Festival is on Saturday, Oct. 26 at Phillip Jackman Park, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The Wall O' Lantern Festival is happening this Saturday at Phillip Jackman Park in Aldergrove. The lighting of the wall of pumpkins takes place at 7 p.m.

The Wall O' Lantern Festival is happening this Saturday at Phillip Jackman Park in Aldergrove. The lighting of the wall of pumpkins takes place at 7 p.m.

The third annual Wall O’Lantern festival is back on Saturday, Oct. 26 at Phillip Jackman Park, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The festival attracts thousands who enjoy live music, food, games, tons of fun for the kids and of course the grand finale where up to 1,000 jack o’ lanterns will be lit.

The lighting takes place at 7 p.m.

Event activities include climbing wall, bouncy castle, face painting, fire trucks, police, Science World station and shows. Charlotte Diamond is on the main stage. There is also pumpkin carvings and pie eating contest.

Put on by the Aldergrove Business Association, some of the funds raised will go back to school programs through the Langley School District Foundation.

Jackman Park is at 271 Street and 32 Ave.