The Boys & Girls Club of Milford's 3rd Annual Pumpkins on the Pier will kick-off on Saturday, Oct. 12, at 11 a.m. at Walnut Beach. Festivities conclude at 8:30 p.m. following the lighting of the pier coupled with a fireworks show. Admission is free and free shuttle bus service is offered from Jonathan Law High School. Activities include tractor hay rides, children's games, an antique & classic car show, a themed miniature golf course, children's entertainers, an arts & craft show limited to children's items, a costume parade, free pumpkin decorating and carving stations, a pie eating contest, an auction of giant pumpkins, and special events throughout the day. For details, go to pumpkinsonthepier.com. Rain date is Oct. 13.