Enter your own produce or pumpkins in the weigh-off for a chance to win cash prizes, or cheer from the stands as the gargantuan pumpkins are moved with a forklift to a special scale.
Young cooks wanted! The festival is looking for kids under 12 for this fun, new contest.
Contestants will eat a pumpkin pie as fast as they can with no hands! Do you hunger to squash the competition and win?
Crazy for Pumpkin Food? Enter our pumpkin recipe contest in either the Sweet or Savory category.
Canoes will be carved out of giant pumpkins and raced across the lake in the Giant Pumpkin Regatta. Cheer on the brave paddlers starting at noon on Sunday.
Create a scarecrow display showcasing Scarecrows in the Great Outdoors. Prize money will be awarded in four categories.
Artists between the ages of 3-17 are invited to enter the Giant Pumpkin Festival’s Youth Art Contest.