All proceeds benefit STRiVE

Fall At the Gardens: Harvest Illuminated

641 Struthers Ave. Grand Junction, CO  970-245-9030
wcbotanical.org

Timed Tickets

October 9th & 10th.

FRIDAY:

  • 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
  • 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. 
  • 8:00 – 9:00 p.m.

SATURDAY:

  • 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
  • 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
  • 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
  • 8:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Pumpkin Carving

Each time slot will have a live carving demonstration

$18.00 – Adults
$8.00 – Kids 12 and under

Bring your ID’s for name verification please.

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Sponsorship Levels

  • $100
  • $250
  • $500
  • $1000
  • $2500
  • $5000

All proceeds benefit STRiVE 

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Limited Number of Tickets

FRIDAY:
5:00 – 6:00 p.m 6:30 – 7:30 p.m 8:00 – 9:00 p.m
SATURDAY:
3:30 – 4:30 p.m 5:00 – 6:00 p.m 6:30 – 7:30 p.m 8:00 – 9:00 p.m

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Come see these amazing sculptures

Face masks and Social Distancing will be enforced at all times during the viewing.

Timed tickets must be purchased in advance.

Tickets are limited to each 1-hour time slot.

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Fall At the Gardens: Harvest Illuminated

Oct 9th & 10th

FRIDAY:
5:00 – 6:00 p.m 6:30 – 7:30 p.m 8:00 – 9:00 p.m

SATURDAY:
3:30 – 4:30 p.m 5:00 – 6:00 p.m 6:30 – 7:30 p.m 8:00 – 9:00 p.m

Each time slot will have a
live carving demonstration

Pumpkin Artists

Willy Tuz ( Grand Junction, Colorado) is the chef and founder of Colorado Fruit Designs, Willy’s Wild Carvings and FoodNetwork Competitor on
“Outrageous Pumpkins 2020.” Tuz has been a professional culinary carver for more than 18 years and specializes in pumpkin carvings, sculpting fruit, vegetables and other foods into elaborate displays. His partnership with Fruit Bouquets By 1800Flowers and Shari’s Berries offers fresh fruit arrangements and chocolate dipped fruit for any celebrations, delivered directly to your door.
www.coloradofruitdesigns.com and inside Mesa Mall.

Jess Parrish (Longmont, Colorado) is the owner of Cool Hand Ice Carving. Parrish has been a professional sculptor for over 13 years, mostly using ice and snow but also sculpting; wood, clay, straw, sand, fruit and vegetables. He serves on the board of The National Carving Association and competes each year in worldwide ice and sand sculpting competitions where he has won numerous awards. He is a competitor on FoodNetwork “Cake Wars: Christmas Challenge” in 2016. His team won first place on the program “Best In Ice” which aired on The Travel Channel in 2018.
www.coolhandicecarving.com
Giselle Poserio (Longbeach, California) is the owner of G’sKreations in Longbeach California, offering customized hand-carved fruit art for any ocassion. The mother of six children, she is a fruit artist specializing in melon carvings and image etching on watermelons. She and her team (Team Northstar) won the championship on Food Network “Cake Wars: Christmas Challenge” in 2016.

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Pumpkin Sculpture with Willy Tuz in Grand Junction
Olaf Sculpture at the Gardens

Oct. 9th & 10th.