2019 Llano River Pumpkin Float

lighted smiling orange jack o'lantern against black backgroundThe glow of lighted pumpkins at the 2019 Llano River Pumpkin Float creates a magical parade as they drift downstream on the river in the Texas Hill Country. Reflections of the lighted pumpkins on the moving water under the dark sky will transform Badu Park into a beautiful art installation for a few hours on Saturday, October 26, 2019. This Halloween festival has become an annual tradition in Llano, drawing growing numbers of spectators from far and near. In addition to the floating carved pumpkins, there will be live music, dance performances, and a cake walk to add to the fall festivities.

Everyone is invited to bring a pre-carved pumpkin with a candle or light to Badu Park by 6:00 pm (no paint or glitter please). The floating parade will begin with all the pumpkins lit and in the water in an artistic arrangement.

2 marshmallows on wooden stick roasting overMustard Seed Bed and Breakfast on the Llano is your perfect lodging choice when you come to watch the Llano River Pumpkin Float at nearby Badu Park. Imagine coming back from this fun fall festival to our intimate B&B where you can end the magical evening at our fireplace area stargazing and toasting s’mores!

Our B&B is located along the bank of the river, just one block from downtown Llano with its restaurants, shopping, art galleries and historic Lantex Theatre. You’ll enjoy contemporary accommodations and amenities in each of our three unique guest rooms in our vintage farmhouse:

  • Patio
  • King-size beds with luxurious bedding and linens
  • Private bath with shower and locally made bath amenities
  • Small working desk with complimentary Wi-Fi
    Flat-screen TV with cable
  • Kitchenette stocked with light breakfast fare where you can prepare snacks and breakfasts and perhaps carve your own pumpkin for the Llano River Pumpkin Float!

You’ll find many things to do in the Hill Country around Llano during the days this fall, from visiting Enchanted Rock State Park to wine tasting at some of the many wineries nearby. Did you know October is Texas Wine Month? It’s easy to reserve your stay at our bed and breakfast for a fall getaway – just go online or call us at 325-247-0098.

4th Annual Llano River Pumpkin Float
Location: Badu Park, Llano, Texas
Date and Time: Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 4:00pm – 9:00 pm
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