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 ParksDownload an applicationLearn about becoming a sponsor.  For additional information, 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.