Ballard Park in Ridgefield will set the stage on Sunday, September 28, 2014 from 10am to 3pm for this fabulous Free Fall event. Large Pumpkin growers from the region will come together for a cash prize competition for the heaviest pumpkin, squash, longest gourd and our new category – Youth Grower! Indulge your playful side with this fanciful, fun, family-focused day of activities, culminating with these enormous giants take center stage on the scale. Last year’s largest pumpkin weighed in at over 1,200 pounds! Now that’s big! Children can enjoy face painting, picture making, and outdoor games, all around the theme of pumpkins, plants, fresh food, harvest, and agriculture. Walk the farm stands and vendor booths and enjoy musical entertainment as well as a professional pumpkin carving demonstration.
The giant pumpkins will be brought in and lifted by forklift to be weighed and prizes will be awarded at the end of the day. Sponsorship opportunities
are still available. For more information contact the Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 203-438-5992.
Event Date: 09/28/2014
Event Time: Begins at 10:00 am and ends at 03:00 pm
Event Cost: Free