Peekskill Rotary’s First Pumpkin Carving Contest

At Our Fall Festival
October 1, 2022
12 - 6 PM
Peekskill Riverfront Green Park

Judging at 5:00

In addition to our Pumpkin Carving Contest, our Fall Festival will include children's activities, pumpkin decorating, food trucks, vendor booths and beer and cider trucks.

Fall Festival Details >>
Carved pumpkin with happy face.
Additional Fall Festival Events
  • Food trucks
  • Beer and cider trucks
  • Craft and art vendors
  • Live DJ
  • Musical acts
  • Raffles/auctions
  • Pet friendly

3 Categories

  • Professional artist ($20 entry fee)
  • Amateur artist (ages 15+, $10 entry)
  • Kids (ages 5-15, Free entry)

Rules

  • Must sign up by 9/28
  • 20lb maximum pumpkin size (with professional artist exceptions)
  • No inappropriate carvings
  • Must drop off finished pumpkin on 10/1 between 9-11 AM
  • Pumpkins must be picked up by 7 PM 10/1 or they’ll be donated to the nearest pig farm

Prizes

  • Professional: $500, $250 and $100 cash prizes
  • Amateur: $150-$200 gift certificate
  • Kids: gift certificate