Pumpkinfest 2022 - Oct. 1st

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Port Elgin Pumpkinfest.

We Can't Wait to See You in 2022!

2021 Winners

  • Pumpkin
  • Jim and Kelsey Bryson
    1777.50 lbs.
  • Squash
  • Todd Kline
    1126.00 lbs.
  • Watermelon
  • Courtney McGuire
    160.00 lbs.
  • Field Pumpkin
  • Jeff Warner
    112.00 lbs.
  • Long Gourd
  • John Butler
    137.25 in.
  • Cabbage
  • Jeff Warner
    53 lbs.
  • Tomato
  • Chris Lyons
    5.55 lbs.
  • Sunflower
  • John Butler
    293.5 in.
  • Cornstalk
  • John Butler
    270.00 in.
  • Sunflower Face
  • Art Johnston
    20.50 in.
  • Bushel Gourd
  • John Butler
    242.50 lbs.
  • Special: Cantaloupe
  • Doug Court
    8.55 lbs.

WELCOME to Port Elgin Pumpkinfest! 

The Best of Both Worlds in 2021. Live and Virtual.

One of Ontario's most unique events.  Always the weekend before Canadian Thanksgiving!

A great time was had by all - the live and virtual events were really the "BEST OF BOTH WORLDS"!

WATCH THE 2021 WEIGH OFF HERE

 

The committee is peased to have offered this opportunity for our community & supporters to celebrate in 2021!  

We look forward to the future of Port Elgin Pumpkinfest.

2021 Event: 

Saturday October 2 - Gates open from 10 am - 6 pm at the corner of Gustavus & Bricker Streets

Mask required - Admission by donation

Bruce Power Giant Vegetable Weigh Off  - simulcast online and on site

Midway - Rides, Games, Sweets

Crafters, Vendors and Food Vendors

Sunday October 3 - Gates open from 11 am - 4 pm at the corner of Gustavus & Bricker Streets

Mask required - Admission by donation

Fall Colour Tour simulcast online and on site

Midway - Rides, Games, Sweets

Crafters, Vendors and Food Vendors

CAR SHOW: (on Hwy 21 from Gustavus to Market Street)

Saturday October 2 - Gates open from 10 am -3 pm at the corner of Gustavus & Goderich (HWY 21) Streets

Watch Pumpkinfest 2020 at your leisure from your home on YouTube

 

 

 

    

 

 

 

Sponsors

Hours and admission:

Pumpkinfest Village is open to the public:

Cinderella’s Carriage Car Show Saturday Downtown

Admission by donation this year

The board decided an inclusive community celebration was in order after almost 2 years of COVID - but you must enter and exit through the gates so we can monitor capacity.  

Shuttle Service Saturday ONLY - 9:30am to 6:30pm

Shuttle pick up points are:

Please note: masks are mandatory; be patient, as shuttles must disinfect between runs, no pets allowed