16th Annual

pumpkins on the green

THANKS TO ALL WHO MADE the 15th Annual pumpkins on the green THE BEST ONE YET! WE ARE GRATEFUL to our sponsors and GUESTS FOR JOINING US IN CelebratION OF nature and environmental education. CHECK OUT THE 2023 EVENT PHOTOS HERE 

Plans are underway for the 16th Annual PUMPKINS ON THE GREEN Save the Date: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2024

We invite you to support Irvine Nature Center’s signature annual fundraiser benefiting our organization’s non-profit mission to connect children and families with nature.
If you are a business leader and want to gain valuable access to the Irvine audience PLUS attend an amazing event, consider a CORPORATE SPONSORSHIP. If you believe in the valuable resource that Irvine provides the community and want to support our efforts, please consider attending. Tickets for the VIP EXPERIENCE will go on sale in July.  A limited number of general admission tickets will be available beginning in September.
Why support Pumpkins on the Green? For 49 years, Irvine has been a leader of environmental education for children and adults through nature-based learning. As the largest independent nature center in the region, Irvine delivers hundreds of programs annually and is the home to over 50 animal ambassadors and the steward of over 211 acres. At Irvine, we inspire people to explore, respect and protect nature.
Why attend Pumpkins on the Green? Year after year, it is said that Pumpkins on the Green is THE BEST FALL PARTY in the region – featuring live music, spectacular food, expertly crafted cocktails, an extraordinary silent auction, animal encounters, and more surprises.


Thank you to our corporate sponsors, underwriters, event committee, volunteers, and vendors for making Pumpkins on the Green a success year after year.


Become a Pumpkins on the Green VIP

Enjoy Exclusive VIP Benefits

Attend Pumpkins on the Green

General Admission Tickets


Annie and Teddy Lewis
Katie Gutierrez Miller and Patrick Miller

Interested in sponsoring Pumpkins on the Green 2024? Please Contact Elizabeth Swarm Cook, Associate Director of Development, by EMAIL or by PHONE at 443-738-9241.


We know that being out in nature is good for both our physical and mental health.  That is why M&T Bank is proud to support Irvine Nature Center’s Pumpkins on the Green event that will help educate children and adults on being good stewards of our environment.

– Anna Smith, a Senior Vice President with M&T Bank and Wilmington Trust.

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