October 6, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Hicks Nurseries
100 Jericho Turnpike
Fall Harvest & Giant Pumpkin Contest @ Hicks Nurseries

Everyone is invited to participate in this exciting competition which not only includes giant pumpkins but additional categories for large, unique and decorated vegetables. In addition to awards for the 3 heaviest pumpkins, harvest categories include “Best Decorated Vegetable”, “Coolest Giant Vegetable or Flower” and “Best Fall Bouquet”. All Children who enter will be awarded a certificate of participation. Contestants who need to have their pumpkins unloaded must be at the nursery no later than 10am. FREE.

*Registration for all categories begins at 10am. Judging begins at 11am sharp. Entries brought to the competition after 11am will be exhibited but may not be judged or eligible for prices.

Pumpkin Weigh-Off Prizes:

1st place: $400

2nd place: $200

3rd place: $100

Best Pumpkin Grown by a Child: (ages 15 years old and younger) A ribbon and a free hayride for their family.

Fall Harvest Categories:

1st place: $50 gift certificate to Hicks Nurseries

2nd place: $25 gift certificate to Hicks Nurseries

3rd place: $10 gift certificate to Hicks Nurseries.