Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Women and girl in pumpkin patch holding pumpkins Families riding in hay cart Man laying on ground among pumpkins on display Mother holding small boy, looking at cow in petting zoo Sustainability staff posing with pumpkins

The 2016 Harvest Festival is from 10am to 2pm, Saturday, October 15 at the Rock Creek Campus, 17705 N.W. Springville Road. The public is invited to this family event.

This fall harvest celebration includes:

  • free pumpkins
  • face painting
  • pumpkin painting
  • petting zoo
  • hay rides
  • music
  • children’s arts and crafts
  • Learning Garden tours

A donation of $5 per family is suggested and free raffle tickets come with donated canned goods. Free parking is available in the Event Center parking lot behind Building 9. The hay rides loop around campus, run all day and are staged between buildings 2 and 5. Tours and pumpkins will be in the Learning Garden, and all other activities will take place in the Building 3 mall and in the courtyard.

Growing the pumpkins

Learn more about the people and work involved in making the Harvest Festival happen.