For those seeking affluent, exclusive, and gorgeous places to reside in New York and Nassau County, Old Westbury homes for sale sit at the absolute pinnacle. With accolades like New York's most expensive suburb, awarded by Business Week, and having one of the three best public gardens in the world according to Four Seasons Magazine, Old Westbury earns its place as one of the most iconic and luxurious places to live in the nation.
At Laffey Real Estate our real estate agents put a focus on helping locals and prospective homebuyers to stay up to date with all of the great reasons to buy a home in Old Westbury and the surrounding areas. With art, excellent dining, and events on the regular, there's a lot to love! In keeping with the upcoming season, our spotlight now turns to RISE of the Jack O' Lanterns—an iconic staple among local Nassau County fall event lovers.
RISE of the Jack O'Lanterns has been entertaining visitors for seven years running now, offering an exciting range of attractions that has evolved and grown exponentially throughout the years. The event's mainstay includes an impressive array of multi-pumpkin structures—literally dozens upon dozens of jack o'lanterns configured into sculptures of fire trucks, spooky beasts, and the ever-impressive 40-foot jack o'lantern dragon. And new and exclusive to this year, you'll be able to enjoy moving, talking lantern sculptures along the path!
While the structures are impressive, the fun in no way stops there. Event-goers will also be able to enjoy intricate pumpkin carvings, a skeletal gang of bikers, gift shops, refreshments at the Jack O'Lantern Cafe (pumpkin cakes and hot cider abound!), and family-friendly carving demonstrations to round out a truly excellent fall art experience.
This year's event will offer thrill seekers, spooky ghost chasers, and families looking for safe holiday fun a plethora of options and excellent events. There will be many options for the thrill-seekers and family members you've brought to enjoy the occasion, but we recommend that you make sure to enjoy the:
Events at RISE begin on October 5. Path events and demonstrations will continue all throughout the month, concluding on the last Sunday (October the 28th). Tickets are standard at $26 for adults, $22 for kids between 3-17 years old, and the event is free for children two or younger. For times and dates, and to reserve your RISE of the Jack O'Lantern tickets, visit the event's main site.
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