The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is a month-long event that showcases incredible pumpkin carvings. This festive art show takes place at the Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence, Rhode Island. Many of the artists participating in this event carve iconic movie characters or classic monsters into these pumpkins, making them all the more impressive.
Some of the pumpkin carvings featured at the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular include Wizard of Oz characters, Frankenstein, Cthulhu and even The Godfather. These pumpkin artworks are extremely detailed, and are sure to delight Halloween fans.
John Reckner is the leader of a group of full-time and part-time artists who participate in this intriguing event. These pumpkin carving geniuses use only ballpoint pens, markers and paring knives to create these imaginative pop culture pieces. This autumn-inspired art show offers Halloween lovers a great way to celebrate the season.