The dates have been announced for this year's NH Pumpkin Festival in Laconia.

According to WMUR, the festival will now happen over two days - October 13th and 14th.

There's more information at the event's official site, nhpumpkinfestival.com. They're expecting over 40,000 people to attend this year. Attractions include live music, carnival rides, a 10K/5K run/walk, and over 20,000 jack-o-lanterns.