Pumpkin Contest

What Is It

A contest that showcases carved pumpkins. Enter your pre-carved pumpkins in our Pumpkin Contest and show your love for Halloween, Jack-O-Lanterns and your carving skills! 

Who Can Enter

Anyone can enter. However, a parent must be present when dropping off and to accept any awards or prizes

Display Date

Your pumpkins will be setup for viewing and judging on Saturday October 28th.

Pumpkin Dropoff

Entries can be dropped off on Friday Oct. 27th from 2pm-8pm. 

A Registration Form will need to be completed at Guest Services during drop off.

Voting And Winner Criteria

Voting will done by the audience during the duration of the event on Oct. 28th.

Entries will be judged on Overall Appearance, Originality, and Creativity.


No “Flame” candles allowed. Battery operated or snap light ONLY.

Family Friendly Designs. No Gore or Graphic items, or depictions allowed. We reserve the right to refuse any entry deemed inappropriate.

Free hand designs, as well as Carving Kits & patterns, may be used for this contest.

Pumpkin Pickup

If you want to pick up your entries, they must be picked up after 7:30pm on Sat. Oct. 28th. Entries not picked up by 9:00pm will be thrown away after the conclusion of the event.

Winners Announcements

Winners will be announced on Saturday Oct. 28th at 7:30pm.

Let Us Know Your Coming

To make the appropriate accommodations and space, we need to know how many pumpkins you are planning are bringing. Please fill out the form below