All pumpkins should be dropped off in the Carved Pumpkin Tent in the Farmers Market. All “Already Carved Pumpkin” entries should be dropped off between 8:00am and 9:30am. Judging will be at 10:00 am. At the time of submission all entries must include the full name of participant, age, and the name of school if applicable. All pumpkins entered are subject to photography and photo release is required as images may be published. Also, if you have a short biography and/or story of how your developed or came up with the idea for your design please submit this with your entry.

There is a $5 entry fee, to waive the fee a carving pumpkin can be purchased from the market.

Scoring will be based on the following:
Concept (25)
Originality (25)
Overall Appearance (25)
Craftsmanship (Quality of work in light of participants age) (25)

Categories are comprised of the following: 

  1. Ages 1-5
  2. Ages 6-12
  3. Ages 13-17
  4. Ages 18+