The Minnesota State Fairgrounds has been chosen as the site for a new Pumpkin Nights event.

The creators of the Color Run have come up with a Halloween-themed event and the Twin Cities will be the first to experience Pumpkin Nights, it is "a half-mile long walking path lined with 3,000 hand-carved pumpkins in 12 themed larger-than-life worlds of marvelous art, creating a multi-sensory Halloween experience unlike any other."

Pumpkin Nights kicks off Friday night and runs through Halloween night. Tickets are priced from $16 - $23.