Please note this information is from the 2014 event although the dates are correct for 2015.
Please return 3-4 weeks prior to the event when we post information for the 2015 event.

Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival

2015 Schedule of Events

Great Pumpkin Parade
The Great Pumpkin Parade

marching band
Marching band

Costume Contest
Costume contest

pie eating contests
Pie eating contests

pumpkin carving for all ages
Pumpkin carving

Friday, October 9

5-7 p.m. 2016 Pumpkin Festival Logo Design Contest Opening Reception with all contest entries on display. Pasta Moon Restaurant Music Box Gallery, 315 Main Street in Half Moon Bay. Complimentary beverages and small bites. Free admission.

Monday, October 12

7 a.m. Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off,
IDES Grounds, 735 Main Street

Saturday, October 17

7 a.m. Pancake Breakfast, Mac Dutra Park, Main St. @ Kelly Ave.
9 a.m. Festival Opens
10 a.m. Costume Contest, HMB Library Parking Lot, 620 Correas St.
12 noon Great Pumpkin Parade
2 p.m. Pie Eating Contest (age 11 and under), Bank of America lot
2:15 p.m. Pie Eating Contest (age 12 and over), Bank of America lot
5 p.m. Festival Closes

Sunday, October 18

7 a.m. Pancake Breakfast, Mac Dutra Park, Main St. @ Kelly Ave.
8 a.m. Pumpkin Run/Walk on Coastside Trail
5K Run + "Enhanced" 5K Run, 5K Walk, & Kids Fun Run
Starts at Hatch School (Kelly Ave. @ Hwy. 1)
Run Info-line: 650-712-7322 or www.seniorcoastsiders.org
9 a.m. Festival Opens
10 a.m. Pumpkin Carving for Fun (not a contest), Bank of America lot
2 p.m. Pie Eating Contest (age 11 and under), Bank of America lot
2:15 p.m. Pie Eating Contest (age 12 and over), Bank of America lot
5 p.m. Festival Closes
Admission is free
No Pets Please
Info-Line: 650-726-9652
Facebook: www.facebook.com/HalfMoonBayPumpkinFestival
Twitter: www.twitter.com/HMBPumpkinFest