• Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival

    World Pumpkin Capital Celebrates The Great Gourd – Oct. 16-17, 2021 (TBD)

    9am-5pm, Main Street, Half Moon Bay

     

Hunting For An Orange October?
Half Moon Bay’s Your Spot!

The roads are open, the sky is clear, people are smiling, autumn is HERE! Yes indeed, the Coastside’s wondrous and highly-anticipated autumn season is truly here and on the picturesque coast around the World Pumpkin Capital of Half Moon Bay is stunningly spectacular.

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2021 Weigh-Off 1st Place Prize Money Increased

Wow! An Even Heftier World’s Biggest Prize of $9/Pound + $30k World Record Prize Headline

Half Moon Bay’s 48th Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off
“The Pumpkin Professor” Farmer John’s Rising Young Growers Prize and Classroom Debuts

Half Moon Bay’s 48th Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off returns Monday, October 11 and this year organizers, in association with Safeway, are upping the ante big time to celebrate the world’s greatest gourd growers and hopeful revival of live events.

The world’s biggest top prize has been increased to $9/pound (from $7/pound) for the 2021 weigh-off champion plus there’s the standing $30k total prize package for a new world record so bring it on burly behemoths!

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CATCH THE 2020 WEIGH-OFF VIDEO!

Pacific Fine Arts Festivals
Art Is
Art IsArt Is

"Art washes away from the soul the dust of every day life”. - Pablo Picasso.

Art lovers can support our beloved and talented Pumpkin Festival artists through ART IS...a pop-up online marketplace of independent artists selling all original, handcrafted, small batch products, organized by the festival’s rock star arts and crafts curator, Pacific Fine Arts Festivals!
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Presented by

the Half Moon Bay Beautification Committee as a Community Benefit

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Safeway

The Half Moon Bay Beautification Committee salutes Safeway for its commitment to the community. Safeway has been the Pumpkin Weigh-Off title sponsor since 1990 and has been an instrumental partner in the Weigh-Off's tremendous success.

Special Thanks

to the City of Half Moon Bay for their support

City of Half Moon Bay

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Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival

World Pumpkin Capital Celebrates The Great Gourd
October 16-17, 2021 9am to 5pm
Main Street, Half Moon Bay, CA