Thompson Park Day

Thompson Park
805 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft 07738

Sunday, October 18 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thompson Park, Lincroft

Join Us for a Beautiful Day of Autumn Family Fun!

Offerings include: 

  • Pumpkin Painting
  • Wagon Rides
  • Kids’ Races
  • Pottery Demonstrations
  • Ceramics
  • Contests
  • Archery
  • Canoeing
  • Cross-Country Skiing
  • Climbing Wall
  • Dash for Cash
  • Meet the Mustangs
  • Explore Your Natural World & Gardens
  • Rides
  • Entertainment
  • Food
  • And so much more!

Please note that some activities have a fee.  


Strut Your Mutt Doggie Costume Contest

Dress up your four-legged pal as something fun, silly or scary! The whole family can dress up together! Sponsored by the Friends of the Monmouth County Parks.  For additional information and an application, call 732-975-9735.

Scarecrow Contest

Frame and stuffing are provided; you supply the face, coverings, and imagination! Pre-registration guarantees a frame; cost to enter is $10 (or 5 tickets on the day of the event).

For additional information, call 732-872-2670, ext. 225.

Pie-Eating Contest 

Be the fastest at eating a pumpkin pie!   

Children’s Contest at 1 p.m.   
Adult Contest at 1:15 p.m.   

For additional information and an application, please call Chris Davino at 732-542-1642, ext. 26.


Food Vendor   

Interested in becoming a food vendor?  Please contact Jenn Troisi at 848-456-4278, ext. 1#.

Additional information on the event, call 732-842-4000, ext. 4312.